MS Dhoni is set to create a unique record © Getty Images
MS Dhoni is set to create a unique record © Getty Images

India take on South Africa in the first Twenty20 International of their three-match series, at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) ground in Dharamsala on Friday. The second match of the series will be played on October 5 at Cuttack, whereas the third and final T20I between India and South Africa will be played at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata on October 8. The two champion teams will then be heading into a five-match One-Day International (ODI) series, following which India and South Africa will be involved in a four-Test series in November. The limited-overs leg of the India versus South Africa series will be over in the month of October itself. SCORECARD: India vs South Africa 1st T20I at HPCA Stadium in Dharamsala

MS Dhoni will be creating history on Friday night as he will become the first international captain to lead his country in 50 T20 Internationals. Dhoni has captained India in as many as 49 matches, in which India have won 26 and have l0st 21. India have also registered the most wins in the format, which is 26. LIVE! INDIA VS SOUTH AFRICA 1ST T20I AT DHARAMSALA

Catch the live streaming and telecast of the India versus South Africa T20 International at Dharamsala on Star Sports 1, Star Sports HD 1, Star Sports 2, Star Sports HD 2 as well as on starsports.com Live Cricket Scorecard: India vs South Africa 2015, 1st T20I at Dharamsala

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