India will take on South Africa in their Group 2, Super 12 match of the ICC T20 World Cup on Sunday.
Van der Dussen, who hit his third ODI century, shared century stands with Janneman Malan (57) and Aiden Markram (77) after winning the toss at Riverside Ground in the opener of the three-match series
He had bowled exceptionally well in the 2020-2021 IPL season before being sidelined due to a stress fracture.
Retained players have a responsibility to guide youngsters in the team: Delhi Capitals coach Ponting
The Capitals had retained four players, skipper Rishabh Pant, opener Prithvi Shaw, spin all-rounder Axar Patel and South Africa pacer Anrich Nortje.