Team India- India vs South Africa 4th T20 Rajkot: The Indian team beat South Africa by 82 runs in the fourth game of the T20 series played in Rajkot. Dinesh Karthik has marked half a century for India. While Avesh Khan took 4 wickets.
With the victory, Team India tied 2-2 in the five-game series. The African team won the first two matches, after which India made a comeback. India have set a target of 170 runs to South Africa in the fourth T20. In response, the African team was eliminated for just 87 runs.
Quinton de Kock and Temba Bavuma came to open for South Africa. Meanwhile, Bavuma got injured after scoring 8 runs. While Dekock came out after scoring 14 runs. Pretorius couldn’t even open the account and walked out. Dussen scored 20 runs on 20 balls and continued. Heinrich Klaasen is out after scoring 8 runs. Even David Miller couldn’t do anything special. He got out after scoring 9 run.
Marco Jensen was fired after scoring 12 runs on 17 balls. Keshav Maharaj came out with a score of zero. Nortje also got out after scoring just 1 run. Likewise, the whole team was going full throttle after scoring just 87 runs in 16.5 overs.
Avesh Khan played dangerously for Team India. He took 4 wickets for only 18 runs in 4 overs. While Yuzvendra Chahal took 2 wickets for 21 runs in 4 overs. Akshar Patel took a wicket for 19 runs in 3.5 overs. Bhuvneshwar Kumar gave up 8 runs in 2 overs. However, he did not get a single wicket. Harshal Patel took a wicket for just 3 runs in 2 overs.
Batting first, India scored 169 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs. Meanwhile, Dinesh Karthik performed brilliantly. Karthik scored 55 runs on 27 balls. His innings included 9 fours and 2 sixes.
Hardik Pandya also put in a solid performance. He scored 46 runs on 31 balls. Pandya hit 3 fours and 3 sixes. Rishabh Pant contributed 17 runs. While Ishan Kishan was out after scoring 27 runs. He hit 3 fours and a six.