Suryakumar Yadav India confirmed yet one more of their 360-degree batting pedigree to assist them take an unassailable 2-0 lead within the three-match collection by beating South Africa in Guwahati on Sunday. The 32-year-old accomplished his third consecutive half-century in T20Is, and on the identical time, he made some sensible photographs across the discipline. He was essentially the most harmful when he scored 21 off 22 runs within the fifteenth over bowled by the South African pacer. Kagiso Rabada,
He began the over with a six at sq. leg after which hit a one-bounce boundary via long-off. However his greatest efficiency got here after him Virat Kohli Exchanged singles on the following two balls.
He goes throughout the stump to flick a brief ball on the primary off stump over quinton de kock for a restrict.
He then went throughout the stumps and flicked a knee-high full toss for a six straight behind the wicket.
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Maybe there was a slight edge and therefore some good luck for Suryakumar, but it surely was nonetheless an audacious shot and it left the packed Barsapara stadium for full leisure.
Suryakumar reached his half-century in 18 balls and completed with 61 off 22 balls, and his scintillating innings ended solely when he was run out resulting from a mix-up with Kohli.
He nonetheless did sufficient to make sure India completed with a powerful complete KL Rahul 57 in his 28 balls, and set the stage with Kohli and Dinesh Karthik Delivered within the final two overs, taking India to 237/3.
Whereas Kohli remained unbeaten on 49 off 28 balls, Karthik scored 17 runs in 7 balls.
Rohit Sharma additionally performed his hand, scoring 43 off 37, giving Rahul the liberty to enter the South African assault.
In reply, the Proteas made a daunting begin as Arshdeep struck twice within the first over.
He scored 106* off 47 balls, however ultimately misplaced to South Africa by 16 runs.
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