By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : February 13, 2018, 10:10

India vs South Africa 5th ODI: India to bat first after Porteas win toss and elect to bowl

India were to bat first at Port Elizabeth in the 5th ODI match after South Africa won the toss and elected to bowl against the visitors. The Porteas will be riding high after they defeated Virat Kohli led side in the 4th ODI match. The pitch at the St George's Park will assist the bowlers early on due to overcast conditions and batting under the floodlights will be easy for the chasing a target. These were reasons why South African skipper immediately opted to bowl first. India, who are just a win away from claiming the series, are playing unchanged. They must be eager to forget the loss in the fourth ODI and come back strongly.

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