PAK beat SA by 27 runs | Pakistan vs South Africa, Highlights And Cricket Score 3rd T20I Match
Pakistan in South Africa, 3 T20I Series, 2019Date: Feb 06, 2019 Start Time: 21:30 IST | 16:00 GMT | 18:00 Local
Venue: SuperSport Park, Centurion
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Virat Kohli is indeed the happiest man at this moment and he has a reason for that. Not only his team registered 11th series victory at home but he was also awarded the Player of the Match award for his unbeaten knock of 254 runs. India defeated South Africa in the 2nd Test played at Maharashtra Cricket Association (MCA) Stadium in Pune by an inning and 137 runs to seal the three-match series by 2-0.
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Wriddhiman Saha took a stunning catch on Day 4 of the 2nd Test against South Africa to get Proteas batsman Theunis de Bruyn dismissed on eight runs. The ball was bowled by Umesh Yadav and Saha took a flying superman catch behind the wicket which grabbed attention.
Sounding a warning to the rivals, India captain Virat Kohli on Sunday said they will not "take their feet off the gas" and will aim for a whitewash when the third and final Test against South Africa begins in Ranchi. India beat South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in the second Test to seal the series, having won the series-opener in Visakhapatnam.
India strolled to a series win over South Africa after a dominant victory by an innings and 137 runs in the 2nd Test at Pune. Virat Kohli’s men had little difficulty in drubbing the Proteas – and apart from a brief fightback from the Keshav Maharaj and Vernon Philander duo in both the innings – India hardly faced any obstacles in a lop-sided Test match.
Umesh Yadav was all praise for wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha after India won their second Test against South Africa by an innings and 137 runs and sealed a 2-0 series win. Umesh dismissed Theunis de Bruyn in both the South African innings and on both occassions the wickets came due to brilliant catches from Saha.
Umesh Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja took three wickets apiece in South Africa’s last innings and guided India to an emphatic win. After being forced to follow on, Faf du Plessis and Co again failed with the bat and were bundled out for 189 runs.
Ajinkya Rahane, who is a regular at first slip for team India, took the spectacular catch to send back Bavuma off the bowling of Ravindra Jadeja. His catch also was another example of the improved fielding standard in the Indian cricket team. Rahane’s quick reflexes to hold the Bavuma catch left South Africa at 125/6, still behind by 202 runs.
Earlier in the day, South Africa were asked to follow-on after getting bundled out for 275 in the first innings. Trailing by 365 runs, the visitors never looked in the hunt and lost wickets regularly. The spin duo of Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja hunted in tandem and took two wickets apiece.
Earlier in the match, Jason Holder won the toss and elected to bat first. Openers Johnson Charles (39) and Alex Hales (28) gave the side a good start. In spite of that, the side’s middle-order collapsed and big guns like Shai Hope, Shakib Al Hasan, and skipper Holder were dismissed for low scores.