India glanced back in the second match to keep the series alive after Shreyas Iyer and Ishan Kishan played the match-winning knocks in Ranchi
However, the priority will be on Mohammed Siraj as it will be his last possibility to make a statement for the T20 World Cup in Australia.
The ruling out of Jasprit Bumrah opened up a spot in the fast bowling department. The likes of Mohammed Shami and Deepak Chahar
The third ODI match will also give a chance to the likes of Iyer, Kishan, Sanju Samson, and Shubman Gill to extend their hands for next year's 50-over World Cup in India.
South Africa, on the other hand, is examining to finish off the string on a high and grab the Super League points to qualify for the 2023 World Cup
Predicted Playing XI, India: Shikhar Dhawan (c), Shubman Gill, Ishan Kishan, Shreyas Iyer, Sanju Samson (wk), Shardul Thakur, Washington Sundar, Shahbaz Ahmed, Kuldeep Yadav, Avesh Khan, Mohammed Siraj.
Predicted Playing XI, South Africa: Quinton de Kock (wk), Reeza Hendricks, Temba Bavuma (c), Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Wayne Parnell, Keshav Maharaj, Anrich Nortje, Lungi Ngidi, Kagiso Rabada.