Cape Town - Proteas batsman AB de Villiers has been ruled out of the first three One-Day Internationals (ODI) against India due to a finger injury.
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De Villiers sustained the injury to his right index finger during the third Test match against India and will require up to two weeks to make a full recovery.
The Cricket South Africa (CSA) medical team is hopeful De Villiers will recover in time for the fourth 'Pink' ODI at the Wanderers Stadium on Saturday, February 10.
The selectors have opted not to name a replacement.
The first match of the series takes place at Kingsmead on Thursday at 13:00. Tickets for the match are sold out.
Proteas v India ODI fixtures:
February 1 - D/N 1st ODI, Kingsmead
February 4 - 2nd ODI, Centurion
February 7 - D/N 3rd ODI, Newlands
February 10 - D/N 4th ODI, Wanderers
February 13 - D/N 5th ODI, St. George's Park
February 16 - D/N 6th ODI, Centurion
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