South Africa tour of India 2015 72-day series starts today with a Twenty20 international match in Dharamsala on Friday.
India was played 55 Twenty20 internationals. They have won 31 games, lost 22, one ended in a tie, while one produced no result. South Africa have played 80 matches, won 47 times, lost 32 games and one game ended in no result.
Both the teams have met each other eight times in T20Is and India has a better win percentage. Out of eight matches, India won six games and lost two matches. Last time when these two teams played a T20I was at Dhaka on April 4, 2014. It was the ICC World Twenty20 second semifinal. India had emerged victorious by six wickets.
Suresh Raina is the only Indian to have scored a ton in T20Is. Suresh Raina during the ICC World Twenty20 2010 league match smashed 101 runs off 85 balls against South Africa. Suresh Raina has an aggregate of 214 runs, the most runs by an Indian batsman against South Africa. Jacques Kallis' 140 is the most by a South African batsman against India.
India's highest team total is 189 for 5 at Gros Islet on May 2, 2010 and the lowest total is 116 for 9 at Nottingham on September 20, 2007. South Africa's highest team total is 219 for 4 at Johannesburg on March 30, 2012 and the lowest total is 118 for 8 at Durban
RP Singh (4 for 13) from India and Botha (3 for 16) from South African to capture three or more wickets against India in T20Is.