South Africa Vs India 1st T20 Match Highlights 18-02-2018

South Africa Vs India 1st T20 Match Highlights 18-02-2018

South Africa Vs India 1st T20 Match Highlights 18-02-2018: After losing ODI series at home South Africa played against India the T20 series tomorrow at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg. South Africa were underestimated India side after won the Test series. So, India were revenge on them after won the ODI series with 5-1. India wants to whitewash them but they lose their one match in 6 matches series. India Captain Virat Kohli’s calls to “embrace the South African challenges” hadn’t fallen on deaf ears and the tourists could thus bounce back from a grueling Test series win to take the ODI leg by an emphatic 5-1 scoreline.

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Toss:

  • South Africa won the toss and choose to bowl first.
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Match Info

Match:

  • RSA vs Ind, 1st T20I, India tour of South Africa, 2017-18

Date:

  • Sunday, February 18, 2018

Time:

  • 12:30 PM GMT

Umpires:

Third Umpire:

Match Referee:

Venue Guide

Venue:

  • New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg

Stadium:

  • New Wanderers Stadium

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City:

  • Johannesburg

Capacity:

  • 30000

Hosts to:

  • Transvaal

Venue Scoring Pattern

Average 1st innings score:

  • 172

Average 2nd innings score:

  • 157

Highest Total:

  • 236/6 (19.2 Ov) by WI vs RSA

Lowest Total:

  • 113/10 (19.3 Ov) by RSA vs SL

Highest Chased:

  • 236/6 (19.2 Ov) by WI vs RSA

Lowest Defended:

  • 153/7 (20 Ov) by RSA vs Pak

South Africa Squad

Playing XI:

JJ Smuts, Reeza Hendricks, Jean-Paul Duminy (c), David Miller, Farhaan Behardien, Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dane Paterson, Junior Dala, Tabraiz Shamsi

South Africa Vs India 1st T20 Match Highlights 18-02-2018

Bench:

Aaron Phangiso, Christiaan Jonker, AB de Villiers

Head Coach:

Ottis Gibson

India Squad

Playing XI:

Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (c), Suresh Raina, Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandya, MS Dhoni (wk), Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jaydev Unadkat, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah
South Africa Vs India 1st T20 Match Highlights 18-02-2018

Bench:

Kuldeep Yadav, Lokesh Rahul, Dinesh Karthik, Axar Patel, Shardul Thakur

Head Coach:

Ravi Shastri

Match Summary

1st Innings:

South Africa have won the coin toss and elected to bowl first. As my thinking and experience, they have the wrong choice to bowl first. It has the batting pitch what’s he think to elected bowl first. Well, have South Africa’s wrong call created the huge trouble it sees further. So, Indian Openers (Rohit Sharma & Shikhar Dhawan) came to the crease and ready to smashed as the Opening from the Indian side. On the other side South African bowlers in action against their batting. Well, Indian Openers played very well batting at the beginning. But the can’t be settled so far. Rohit Sharma again loses their wicket against South Africa. Rohit smashed 21 runs just 9 balls with  2 FOURS and 2 SIXES.

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Junior Dala takes his wicket. India loses their first wicket and pressurized to loses the wicket. India loses their first wicket on just 23 runs in 1.5 Overs. Next man came to the crease has Suresh Raina. He came to the Indian Team after a long time. Well, he sets a partnership with Dhawan little bit but at last Raina also lose his wicket on just 15 runs. Dala catches and bowled him. So, Indian team have more pressurized after loses second wicket but Dhawan runs the score properly. India loses their 2nd wicket on 49 runs in 3.6 Overs. After this Captain came to the crease and he played really good and sensible cricket with his pair Dhawan. After this India loses their 3rd Wicket on 108 runs in 9.3 Overs. Captain gone on 26 runs off 20 balls with 2FOURS and 1 SIX. Tabraiz takes his LBW.

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After his wicket, Manish Pandey came to the crease. He not out on 29 runs even the innings have ended. Dhawan made his half-century. He is out on 72 runs on just 39 balls, with the help of 10 FOURS and 2 SIXES, 184.62 his strike rate. Dhawan played marvelous innings from his side. Junior Dala (4 Overs, 47 runs, 2 wickets, Bowling Economy 11.75) Chris Morris, Tabraiz Shamsi and Andile Phehlukwayo take 1,1 wickets. So, India made 203 runs in 20 Overs with 5 wickets lost. South needed 204 runs in 20 Overs, 10 wickets in hand and required ran rate has 10.2 runs per over.

Powerplays:

  • Mandatory

Overs:

  • (0.1-6)

Scores:

  • 78

Wickets:

  • 2

Extras:

  •  (b 0, lb 2, w 9, n.b 0, p 0)=11

Total:

  •  (5 wickets, 20 Overs)=203

Did not Bat:

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jaydev Unadkat, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah

Fall of Wickets:

23-1 (Rohit Sharma, 1.5), 49-2 (Suresh Raina, 3.6), 108-3 (Virat Kohli, 9.3), 155-4 (Shikhar Dhawan, 14.4), 183-5 (MS Dhoni, 18.1)

2nd Innings:

After this huge but not difficult target chasing South Africa teams Opening batsmen (JJ Smuts, Reeza Hendricks) came to the crease & played very well at the beginning of the innings. They both try to set the partnership to decreases the pressure for the upcoming players after loses their wickets. But suddenly JJ Smuts loses his wicket on Bhuvneswar Kumar’s ball and catch taken by Dhawan. South Africa loses their 1st wicket & they have under pressure.

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New man JP Duminy Captain came to the crease to handle the current pressure to played sensible and massive innings for his side’s success. But Captain has also lost his wicket too much early on just 38 runs of South Africa side. Reeza Hendricks played outstanding innings of 70 runs in 50 balls, 8 FOURS and 1 SIX.

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After this wicket, just Farhan Behardien played good innings of 39 runs 27 balls, 3 FOURS, 2 SIXES. At the end, South Africa made 175 runs in 20 Overs and loses their 9 wickets. Bhuvneswar Kumar (4 Overs, 24 runs, 5 wickets, Economy 6.00), Jaydev Unadkat, Hardik Pandya & Yuzvendra Chahal takes 1,1 wickets. India won by 28 runs.

Powerplays:

  • Mandatory

Overs:

  • (0.1-6)

Scores:

  • 41

Wickets:

  • 2

Extras:

  •  (b 1, lb 1, w 5, n.b 1, p 0)=8

Total:

  •  (9 wickets, 20 Overs)=175

Fall of Wickets:

(JJ Smuts, 2.5) 29-1, (Jean-Paul Duminy, 4.6) 38-2, (David Miller, 6.2) 48-3, (Farhaan Behardien, 14.6) 129-4, (Reeza Hendricks, 17.1) 154-5, (Heinrich Klaasen, 17.4) 158-6, (Chris Morris, 17.5) 158-7, (Dane Paterson, 18) 159-8, (Andile Phehlukwayo, 19.4) 175-9.

Result:

India won by 28 runs.

Man of the Match:

Bhuvneswar Kumar (4 Overs, 24 runs, 5 wickets, Economy 6.00).

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