Deepak Chahar arrived to bowl the opening over for the Indian team, which had won the toss and had begun bowling. Deepak Chahar dismissed South African captain Bavuma in the first over, giving India a good start. Temba Bavuma faced four balls and was out for zero runs.
Harshadeep Singh then bowled the second over. Star batsman Quinton de Kock was bowled through the inside edge on the second ball of this over. Arshadeep Singh dismissed Rilee Rossouw on the fifth ball of the over and David Miller on the sixth with golden ducks. When Rossouw wicketkeeper Rishabh caught the ball, Davis Millar was clean bowled.
Watch, Arshdeep Singh’s 3 Wickets In One Over:
— BCCI (@BCCI) September 28, 2022
In terms of the game, South Africa, who batted first, only managed 106 runs while losing 8 wickets in 20 overs. Keshav Maharaj scored 41 runs off 35 balls and contributed significantly to South Africa’s batting order. Arshdeep Singh took three wickets, while Deepak Chahar and Harshal Patel each took two. Batting in reply, Team India overcame the target by losing 2 wickets in 16.4 overs due to the batting excellence of KL Rahul and Suryakumar. KL Rahul scored 51* off 56 balls, and Suryakumar Yadav scored 50* off 33 balls to remain unbeaten.
Match Summery – India vs South Africa 1st T20I:
|South Africa – 106-8||20 Overs|
|Keshav Maharaj – 41(35)
Aiden Markram – 25(24)
|Arshdeep Singh – 3/32
Deepak Chahar – 2/24
|India – 110-2||16.4 Overs|
|KL Rahul – 51*(56)
Suryakumar Yadav – 50*(33)
|Kagiso Rabada – 1/16
Anrich Nortje – 1/32
|Man Of The Match: Arshdeep Singh|