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ALSO READ: Kohli rues missed chances after Wanderers defeat Chasing India's 290 for a win in the mandatory 50 overs, South Africa were 43-1 when rain and lightning altered the calculations, leaving them needing a further 159 runs from 124 balls.The hosts, for once, got their act together and raced to the target with nine balls to spare.

We’ve played decent cricket in patches but sub-par cricket from what we’re used to. Amla, however, is of the view that it is South Africa’s batting that let them down."As usual practice in this series, this win also threw a few positives for Virat Kohli. He is one of the better white-ball batsmen going around the world at the moment and his form is crucial to India's chances in Australia and England," wrote Srikkanth."If both Dhawan and Rohit are in form, they are easily the toughest opening pair to bowl to in world cricket.ALSO READ: Shaun Pollock all praise for Jasprit Bumrah Virat Kohli's team became the first from India to win a series on South African soil, taking the top spot in the ICC ODI Championship from the hosts with commanding wins: by six wickets, nine wickets, 124 runs and 73 runs.In his column for TOI, Srikkanth applauded the team's effort and hoped they rounded out the series on Friday with another commanding win."A good last game and success in the T20 series to follow, will rightly perch the Indian team right at the top in terms of confidence for the tougher assignments in future and the World Cup in particular.This result has proved beyond doubt that India has all the ammunition to be successful in all conditions in this format.Two sixes, a four and AB raced to 26 off just 18 balls, changing the momentum of the chase to levels not yet seen on the part of South Africa in the three matches so far.The batsman didn't last long, holing out to Rohit Sharma at long-leg, but while he stayed, he provided enough inspiration for the rest of the batsmen - the dangerous David Miller in particular - to maintain their pace.In central Johannesburg, Team India spent an undisturbed day at their hotel while in Centurion, an hour’s drive away from here, the South African team once again hit the nets for another gruelling session, hoping to make up for the series loss by reducing the margin in the sixth and the final One-dayer. The coach has a long term vision and a few ideas up his sleeve, and he has the opportunity to plan that. You still want to have pride in your performance for the country,” South African batsman Hashim Amla said on the eve of the game.India could possibly use the last One-dayer to try out unused options.

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