Before the T20 World Cup in Australia is held in October, the Indian cricket team will be playing the 5 to 6 T20 series. One of these series has started today.
The first match of the 5-match T20 series is being played between India and South Africa at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi today. The Indian team has rested many experienced players and has come into this series with young players.
In the first match being played today, South Africa captain Bavuma won the toss and decided to bowl first.
The Indian team, who came to bat first, scored 211 runs in 20 overs with the help of Ishan Kishan’s brilliant 76 and Hardik Pandya’s 12-ball 31 at the end.
The start of South Africa’s team, which came to chase the target of 212 runs, was not good at all. He lost the wicket of his captain Bavuma in the third over of the innings.
Wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock and Pretorius were also dismissed after playing some good shots. After which, David Miller and Dussen took over the innings.
During the 13th over of the innings, broke Dussen’s bat on the third ball of Avesh Khan. Let us tell you that Avesh Khan bowled a yorker on the third ball, which Dussen defended. While defending, his bat got torn from the middle.
At the end of the match, South Africa’s team won by 7 wickets with the help of David Miller’s brilliant 64 runs from 31 balls and Rassie van der Dussen’s 75 runs from 46 balls.