IND Vs SA 1st T20I Match Report Today: India spent 17 overs to chase down the target of 107 runs and lost 2 wickets.
Indian Team Ind Vs Sa 1st T20
Team India took the third consecutive step on the path of victory South Africa Made a strong start to the T20 series against Three days after winning the series by beating Australia in two consecutive matches, Team India also won against the new opponent. In Thiruvananthapuram, the fast bowlers’ helpful pitch surprised everyone and the batsmen were in trouble. Team India, working first and more effectively, restricted South Africa to just 106 runs. After initial difficulties, India won this match by 8 wickets.
In the first T20 match being held in Thiruvananthapuram after almost 3 years, the spectators did not get to see the rain of fours and sixes, but the fast bowlers of both the teams presented the sight of swing and accurate line length bowling in Test match style and gave the audience thrilled. Team India first took the responsibility of it and on the basis of the deadly bowling of Deepak Chahar-Arshdeep Singh, brought South Africa to its knees in the very beginning.
Bowling first after winning the toss, India returned half of South Africa’s team i.e. 5 batsmen to the pavilion within the first 15 balls. Till this time South Africa’s score was only 9 runs. Chahar took one wicket each in the first and third overs, while left-arm pacer Arshdeep, who came to bowl in the second over, took three wickets with a deadly swing.
Out of the first 5 batsmen who got out, 4 could not even open the account. In such a situation, South Africa needed one or two good innings and partnerships. For him, spin all-rounder Keshav Maharaj played a great innings and scored the highest 41 runs for the team and somehow reached the score of 106 runs.