1st Unofficial Test: India A vs South Africa A Scorecard
India A vs South Africa A Live Score, India A tour South Africa 2013 1st Unofficial Test Match Played at Olympia Park, Rustenberg on Aug 17-20, 2013. India A win the toss and opt to bat first against South Africa A in the first four day unofficial test.
South Africa A will be looking to put their recent defeat to the visitors behind them, albeit in the limited overs format of the game, and build on their comprehensive victory versus Australia A just over a fortnight ago in the longer format.
India still have their 'big names' in Rohit Sharma, Suresh Raina, Dinesh Karthik and the man-of-the-hour Shikar Dhawan and will go into this match full of confidence.
India A's all-star batting line-up may have dominated the recent triangular ODI series with their South African and Australian counterparts, but they may find themselves under a bit more pressure when they take on South Africa A in a four-day game at Olympia Park in Rustenburg starting on Saturday (August 17).
Here are the Playing XIs
INDIA A: Pujara (capt), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Suresh Raina, Ajinkya Rahane, Murali Vijay, Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Shami Ahmed, Shahbaz Nadeem, Ishwar Pandey, Jaydev Unadkat. 12th man: Ambati Rayudu
South Africa A XI: Justin Ontong (capt), Thami Tsolekile, Beuran Hendricks, Dean Elgar, Rilee Rossouw, JP Duminy, Temba Bavuma, Wayne Parnell, Simon Harmer, Kyle Abbott, Birch. 12th man: Vaughn van Jaarsveld