Three of the last four multi-game bilateral men's ODI series played out between India and South Africa have been won by the Proteas (L1); the most recent such series did see India record a 5-1 victory however (February 2018).
South Africa claimed a maiden multi-game bilateral men's ODI series victory in India when they last toured there, beating the hosts by a margin of 3-2 in 2015.
India have managed to register victory in 18 of their last 21 multi-game bilateral men's ODI series played on home soil (L3); they have won two in a row since losing 3-2 versus Australia in March 2019.
India have registered seven wins in their last eight men's ODI games versus South Africa (L1); they will equal their longest ever winning run against them, if they manage to record victory in this encounter (four in a row).
South Africa have won five of their last seven men's ODI games in India (L2) whilst India have managed four victories in their most recent five home fixtures in this format (L1).