Heinrich Klaasen's unbeaten century laid the foundations for South Africa to beat Australia in the first of three ODIs on home soil.
South Africa have announced Kagiso Rabada suffered a groin strain during the Twenty20 series against Australia on home soil.
After being pinged by the ICC for the fourth time in a two-year period, Kagiso Rabada has promised to work on keeping his cool.
Head coach Mark Boucher said Kagiso Rabada will have to learn to keep his emotions in check, but suggested his ban was harsh.
South Africa seamer Kagiso Rabada has collected his fourth demerit point in 24 months and will miss the fourth Test with England.
After South Africa followed up a tumultuous period with a first-Test win over England, Faf du Plessis said: "We needed that."
India's fourth-wicket partnership against South Africa has put them in a dominant position, with Rohit Sharma hitting 212.
An unbroken stand of 185 between Rohit Sharma and Ajinkya Rahane made it advantage India on a rain-affected opening day.
South Africa have been injury hit at the Cricket World Cup, but Kagiso Rabada is not about to start looking for excuses.
Kagiso Rabada thrilled for a spell against Virat Kohli but could not lead South Africa past India, much to Faf du Plessis' frustration.