South Africa and India would be facing each other this winter as India will set out to tour South Africa in December 2021.
The tour which is going to be a long one, which will cover the Tests format, One day Internationals format and the T20I format of the game only. This tour will consist of three Tests and One day International matches and then 4 T20Is. The India versus South Africa 2021 series will begin with the first Test in Johannesburg which will be played on December 17th, 2021. The final match of the series would be the 4th T20I played at the Boland Park in Paarl on 26th January 2022.
The last series which South Africa played against Indian cricket team was in September-October last year in 2019. South Africa toured India in September-October 2019 for a three-match T20I series followed by a three-match Test series.
The T20 series was drawn 1-1 but India comfortably won the Test series 3-0 against South Africa.
The last India vs South Africa encounter was at Ranchi where India won overwhelmingly by an innings and 202 runs.
Before coming to South Africa, Indian cricket team would be playing New Zealand for a two-match Tests and a three-match T20I, both of which are a away series for India.