IND vs SA: Keshav Maharaj Bowled a Brilliant Turner to Dismiss Dangerous Kl Rahul in 2nd T20 in Guwahati
IND vs SA: On Sunday, India won the second game to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. The Men in Blue won the match by 16 runs in a high-scoring game. Both teams went on to score 220+ runs in their innings, and 458 runs were scored in 40 overs. In the end, it was too big of a target to chase for the visitors, and they fell short by 16 runs in a mammoth chase.
However, it was South Africa that won the toss and put India to bat first. Both Indian openers played well and gave the team a perfect start. Skipper Rohit Sharma looked a bit rusty and scored 43 runs off 37 balls with seven fours and one six. They both added 96 runs for the first wicket in just 9.5 overs. KL Rahul was the aggressor in the partnership, who hit a 22-ball half-century. Here are more free Cricket predictions and match updates for the 2022 Season.
IND vs SA: Keshav Maharaj traps KL Rahul with a perfect turner – Watch
Both Indian openers attacked the South African pacers. But once Keshav Maharaj was brought in, he bowled pretty well. He stopped the batters from playing big shots and broke the opening stands. He dismissed Rohit on the fifth ball of the 10th over. Later, in his next over, he also took the wicket of KL Rahul, who was looking very aggressive. He bowled a full delivery and Rahul went for a sweep.
But the batter couldn’t connect with the ball and completely missed it. The ball hit him below the knee. The on-field umpire gave him out, and Rahul took the review. Later, it was shown that the ball was hitting the middle and leg stumps, and Rahul’s innings ended at 57 off 28 balls with five fours and four sixes.
Speaking of the match, India made 237/3 in their 20 overs. Suryakumar Yadav scored his third consecutive half-century off just 18 balls and made 61 off 22 balls, with five fours and five sixes. In reply, South Africa lost their first three wickets early for 47 runs. But after that, David Miller and Quinton de Kock added an unbeaten partnership of 174 runs. Miller scored an unbeaten 46-ball century and made 107*. De Kock scored 69* off 48 balls. The visitors fell 16 runs short and made 221/3. Read more Mobile Bet365 reviews here and learn about how online betting works.