India vs South Africa Head to Head

Last Modified Oct 29, 2022 23:59 IST

India and South Africa have been playing cricket against each other since 1991. To this date, these teams have faced each other 135 times. India’s first Twenty20 International match was against South Africa in 2006.

As of today, India vs South Africa Head to Head numbers present a picture of how tough these two teams are. It is difficult to find a clear dominant team between these two. In the Test, both the teams played each other 32 times, with the result being 15-17 in favour of South Africa. In the ODIs, also, South Africa lead 49-35. In the T20Is it is 13-9 in the favour of India.

Matches Played328722
India Won153713
South Africa Won17509

IND vs SA Head to Head - Test

India and West Indies have faced each other for a total of 32 times in red ball cricket. In these 42 encounters, the Indian Cricket Team has come out as the better side in 15 matches to South Africa’s 17.

Matches Played32
IND Won15
SA Won17
% IND46.87
% SA53.12
% Draw0
First Played1992
Last Played2022

South Africa v India - ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

IND vs SA Head to Head - ODI

Indian and South African cricket teams have faced each other a total of 87 times in 50-over cricket. South Africa has gotten better than India a total of 50 times. Whereas the Indian team has won 37 matches.

Matches Played87
IND Won37
SA Won50
No Result0
% IND41.66
% SA58.33
First Played1991
Last Played2022

Also see - Rohit Sharma Batting Record vs South Africa in T20Is

IND vs SA Head to Head - T20I

Both the teams have faced each other 22 times in the shortest format of the game. Here, the Indian team has a slight edge as it has won 13 of these 23 matches.

Matches Played22
IND Won13
SA Won9
No result1
% IND57.89
% SA42.10
First Played2006
Last Played2022