However, the Batting performance of both the Team at T20 is unpredictable than the ODI's as well as at Test Cricket.
Manish Pandey, Jaydev Unadkat and Bhuvaneshwar Kumar are also included in the playing eleven.
The Protea ladies first restricted the visitors to 133 on the back of a five-wicket haul from Player-of-the-Match medium-pacer Shabnim Ismail and then clobbered the India bowlers to overhaul the target in exactly 19 overs.
With de Villiers missing out, South Africa brought in youngsters Heinrich Klaasen and Carl Junior Dala into the side.
The moment Anthony Martial and Nemanja Matic argued during Huddersfield win
Losing Pogba deals a substantial blow to United's plans, but Hamilton will be relishing an opportunity to join the senior fold. Jose Mourinho announced during a press conference on Friday that the centre-back could feature against the Terriers.
"It looks like a good surface, ball will nicely come onto the bat". Toss will take place 5.30 pm and teams will be announced during the toss.
Following a historic ODI series win, India will aim to continue their stupendous form in cricket's shortest format when they take on South Africa in a three-match T20 series, starting today.
South Africa: J. J. Smuts, Reeza Hendricks, Jean-Paul Duminy (captain), AB de Villiers, Farhaan Behardien, Heinrich Klaasen (wicketkeeper), Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dane Paterson, Junior Dala, Tabraiz Shamsi.
The defeat in the Test series now seems to be a story of a distant past and India will begin as overwhelming favourites with spin twins Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal ready to torment the opposition all over again.
This is the same venue where India played its very first T20I match back in December 2006 against South Africa. Bhuvneshwar Kumar was recalled after being rested for the last game. He hasn't played ODI cricket since 2015, and last featured in a T20I series twelve months ago against England.