A Brilliant blasting knock from killer David miller and classy van.dr dussen helps south- Africa win a 5 match twenty twenty series over India by 7 wickets. Playing at Cuttack, south Africa win the toss and opts to bowl first.
Batting first, India score a mammoth 211 runs in 20 overs. India had a exceptionally cracking start where both openers Ishan Kishan and Rituraj gaikwad score at a quick rate.
Ishan Kishan was struggling with a timing at first but was exceptionally blizzard as the game progressed.
He scored 76 runs off just 48 deliveries with a fire strike rate of 158. Gaikwad also contribute with decent 23 runs.
Wayne Parnell was very economical and brilliant in his bowling. Shreyas iyer and Rishabh pant contribute 36 and 29 runs respectively.
Hardik Pandya was really good at late part of the innings where he scored 31 runs off just 12 balls.
South Africa on reply lose an early wicket of Captain T.Bavuma early. Quinton de kock scored 22 runs and pretorius scored 29 runs.
After the wickets of both De kock and Pretorius , Killer miller along with van der dussen took the proteas over the victory line with an outstanding half centuries.
Miller scored 64 off just 31 balls with strike rate over 200 whereas dussen score 75 runs off 46 balls. South Africa wins the match with a over remaining.
South Africa have lead the 5 match series 1-0 where the next match will be played in 12 June in Barabati stadium, Cuttack.
Editor: Gaurav Sitaula