India won their first T20I against South Africa in South Africa    AFP
India won their first T20I against South Africa in South Africa AFP

7 bilateral T20 International series for India of 3 or more matches, home or away, and India have won every single one of them. They had beaten Australia 3-0 in Australia (2015-16), Sri Lanka 3-0 at home (2015-16 and 2017-18), Zimbabwe 2-1 in Zimbabwe (2016), England 2-1 at home (2016-17), New Zealand 2-1 at home (2017-18), and now South Africa 2-1 in South Africa.

1.6 India s win-loss ratio in T20 Internationals against South Africa (8 wins, 5 defeats). They won their first ever T20I at Newlands, Cape Town on Wednesday.

341 runs for Rohit Sharma in India-South Africa T20Is, 2 more than Suresh Raina, the next batsman on the list. Among South Africans, JP Duminy leads with 295.

143 runs for Shikhar Dhawan in the series, the most in any series between the sides. Dhawan went past Rohit s 128, set in 2015-16. Duminy scored 122 in the series, the most for a South African against India. Reeza Hendricks 103 in the series is next to only Duminy s tally.

3 players have scored more T20I 50s in India-South Africa matches than Duminy, who got his 3rd on Saturday. Rohit also has 3.

16 sixes for Duminy against India, the most from either side in matches between the sides. Raina, 13, has hit most for India.

7 wickets for Junior Dala against India, the most for a South African. Chris Morris (6) is next.

8 wickets for Bhuvneshwar Kumar against South African, the 2nd-most by an Indian. Ravichandran Ashwin (10) has most.

7 wickets for both Bhuvi and Dala in the series, the joint-most in series between the sides.

9 catches for Raina and Rohit in India-South Africa T20Is, the most among non-wicketkeepers. AB de Villiers (6) has the most for South Africa.

3/35 best figures for Dala, in his 3rd T20I. He had 2/47 and 2/28 in his first 2 matches, which means he has improved on his best every time he has played.

1/31 best figures for Tabraiz Shamsi. His previous best was 1/37, 2 matches ago. Shamsi now has 2 wickets from 5 matches.

1/31 best figures for Shardul Thakur, in his 2nd T20I. He had taken was 1/35 on debut.

2 South Africans had scored more on debut than Christiaan Jonker s 49 Rilee Rossouw (78) and Graeme Smith (61). Jonker was the 76th South African to play T20Is.