Hosts India are aiming to build on their recent dominant showing in the Caribbean where they swept West Indies by 3-0 in the T20 series.
For the Proteas, it is their first international assignment since their poor World Cup 2019 campaign and the new-look visitors are being led by stand-in skipper Quinton de Kock.
Who will get off to a winning start in the three-match T20 series between the two sides? Find out by following the ball-by-ball updates from Dharamsala below.
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