The Young Chronicle: For 2nd Graders November 4th, 2015 - Page 4

Cricket: India V/S South Africa India lost to South Africa by 214 runs in their fifth ODI recently. The Indian team failed to meet a target of 439 runs set by the South African openers. The Indian team lost the series as they won 2 games and South Africa won 3. South Africa to win its first series on Indian soil. India and South Africa have competed 76 times against each other in One Day Internationals (ODIs) since 1991. While South Africa has won 45 matches, India has won 28. Three maches have been declared as no result. An One day International or ODI refers to match that is played between two teams of international status, wherein they both complete their innings facing a usually fifty overs.