India vs South Africa, 1st T20I, Live Score Updates: Harshal Patel Strikes To Remove Dwaine Pretorius

India vs South Africa, 1st T20I, Live Score Updates: Harshal Patel Strikes To Remove Dwaine Pretorius

IND vs SA T20I Score Updates: Bhuvneshwar Kumar celebrating Bauma’s wicketAFP




India v South Africa, first T20I, live score updates: Dwaine PretSouth Africa’s eyes will be on a good start at the top as they look to chase 212 runs against India to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series. Earlier, India had given a big target of 212 runs to South Africa in the first T20I. Ishan Kishan’s brilliant power hitting led the hosts to a big total. He was dismissed for 76 off 48 balls. India’s vice-captain Hardik Pandya scored 31 * off just 12 balls while Shriyas Ayre scored 36 off 27 balls. Indian captain Rishbh Pant scored 29 off 16 balls. Keshu Maharaj, Wayne Parnell, Enrique Nortje and Wayne Parnell took one wicket each for South Africa. Earlier, South Africa captain Temba Bauma decided to field after winning the toss against India in the first T20I of the five-match series at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi on Thursday. Raturaj Gaikwad and Ishan Kishan will open for India with middle order like Shriyas Air, Rishbha Pant, Hardik Pandya and Dinesh Karthik. Imran Malik had no place in the playing XI. Owais Khan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar will take over the fast bowling duties along with death overs specialist Herschel Patel. Often Patel and Yuzwinder Chahal are spinners. India will try to set a world record by winning this match, which will be their 13th match. (Live scorecard)

Playing XI:

South AfricaQuentin de Kock (W), Temba Bauma (C), Reza Hendricks, David Miller, Tristan Stubbs, Van Parnell, Dwayne Pretoris, Keshu Maharaj, Tabriz Shamsi, Kagiso Rabada, Enrich Nortje

India: Ishan Kishan, Raturaj Gaikwad, Shriyas Air, Rishbh Pant (W / C), Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik, Aksar Patel, Herschel Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzwinder Chahal, Owais Khan

These are the first live updates of the first T20I between India and South Africa live from Delhi’s Arun Jaitley Stadium.







  • 21:16 (IST)

    Live Score: Silver Ball Fox’s Pretoria, Herschel Strike

    Herschel Patel removes dangerous man !! Pretorius walks back !! He went back after scoring 29. South Africa 61/2

  • 21:13 (IST)

    Live Score: South Africa 60/1 after 5

    South Africa is 60/1 after 5 overs. Hardik Pandya hit three sixes in the fifth over.

  • 21:11 (IST)

    Live Score: Back to Back Sixes for Pretoria !!

    Pretorius is showing his killing skills! Back to back sixes on Pandya! 50 comes to South Africa.

  • 21:10 (IST)

    Live Score: Six for Pretoria !!

    Hardick dropped a short and Pretoria just swung off the line !! Six !! India 48/1 in 4.2 overs.

  • 21:09 (IST)

    Live Score: Hardik Pandya with the ball in hand

    Hardik Pandya has the ball in his hand, and Pretorius is on strike.

  • 21:07 (IST)

    Live Score: Chahal scored 16 runs in his first over.

    Chahal gave away 16 runs in his first over. South Africa 42/1 after 4 overs.

  • 21:05 (IST)

    Live Score: Slog Swap and One Six!

    A six for slug swaps and tweaking Pretorias !! Right in the middle of his bat.

  • 20:59 (IST)

    Live Score: Bauma leaves !!

    Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s attack! India’s first wicket and this is Bauma who went back. He goes to the hut after scoring 10.

  • 20:56 (IST)

    Live Score: 15 of Ovish’s over, 2 after SA 22/0

    Avesh Khan got expensive !! It recognized 15, and South Africa is pursuing them. India 22/0 after 2 overs.

  • 20:54 (IST)

    Live Score: Four for Bauma

    Bauma flapped his wrists and the ball ran for four. India 13/0 in 1.3 overs.

  • 20:50 (IST)

    Live Score: SA 7/0 after 1 over

    South Africa’s score after the first over is 7/0. Bhuvneshwar Kumar with the first over

  • 20:49 (IST)

    Live Score: Bauma lost the ball as well as Pant

    A Perfect Innovator by Bhuvneshwar Kumar, shocked Bauma !! But Pant goes the wrong way and the ball runs for four! South Africa 5/0

  • 20:48 (IST)

    Live Score: SA up and running.

    Out of the mark on the second ball of the South African innings. Quentin de Cock opens his account!

  • 20:45 (IST)

    Live Score: South Africa has a mountain to climb.

    Outgoing SA openers – Quentin de Kock and Temba Bauma – will be followed by 212. Let’s see how prostheses fulfill their pursuit.

  • 20:33 (IST)

    Live Score: India finished 211/4 in 20 overs.

    Hardik Pandya remained unbeaten on 31 off just 12 balls when India finished with 211/4. This is India’s highest score against Proteas in T20I. It is also the highest T20I score at Delhi’s Arun Jaitley Stadium.

  • 20:32 (IST)

    Live Score: Six! Pandya power!

    Demonstrate the power of Hardik Pandya !! The ball is right in the arc and Pandya sent it for a six! India 209/4

  • 20:28 (IST)

    Live Score: Out! Pant fell to a score of 29.

    Rishbh Pant fell after scoring 29 runs. With Enrich Nortje wicket! India 202/4 in 19.1 overs.

  • 20:27 (IST)

    Live Score: 200 for India.

    200 comes for India. The hosts are 202/3 after 19 overs. This is some of the best batting of Pant and Hardik.

  • 20:23 (IST)

    Live Score: Straight down to a six!

    Rabada threw a ball to the short side, and Pandya bowled a six off the ground with his presence. India 193/3 in 18.1 overs.

  • 20:22 (IST)

    Live Score: 18 overs completed, India 187/3

    India is at 187/3 crease in 18 overs with Hardik and Pant! With two overs left, India want to finish around the 210-215 mark.

  • 20:22 (IST)

    Live Score: Four, six for Pandya!

    Hardik just got the ball out with his presence !! Four !! Non-invoiced panel by All Rounder !! And then he follows her with a six !! India 186/3 in 17.5 overs.

  • 20:18 (IST)

    Live Score: Six After Six! 18 in the 17th over

    Pant now puts a square on the core boundary! Left-handed batsmen are leaving their mark on their international captaincy debut! India 174/3 in 17 overs.

  • 20:17 (IST)

    Live Score: One Hand Hook by Pant and Six!

    Rishbh Pant Rishbh Pant are doing things !! One-handed hook for six! India 170/3

  • 20:15 (IST)

    Live Score: Six for Pant !!

    Rishbh Pant had practiced power hitting in the beach a day before the game and now the result is coming out! Pretorius bowling six. India 163/3

  • 20:13 (IST)

    Live Score: Shriyas left at 36.

    Shriyas is seen hooking the ball for six, but he misses the delivery and becomes bold. Shriyas left after scoring 36 runs. India 156/3 in 16.1 overs.

  • 20:12 (IST)

    Live Score: India’s run rate falls below 10.

    India are 156/2 after 16 overs. The run rate is now below the 10 mark and the hosts are in dire need of some speed.

  • 20:09 (IST)

    Live Score: Pant broke the shackles, four!

    Just paint the bar and keep the ball to perfection. Four !! India 154/2.

  • 20:07 (IST)

    Live Score: Nortje, Rabada teasing him.

    Kagiso Rabada and Anrich Nortje gave up just 13 in the last two overs! India’s run rate per over is exactly 10 runs. India 150/2 after 15 overs.

  • 20:03 (IST)

    Live Score: 14 overs completed, India 145/2

    Rabada threw a hard over, conceded eight !! India 145/2 after 14 overs.

  • 19:57 (IST)

    Live Score: Cushion 76 falls

    Cushion falls on 76 !! Maharaj gets his man !! India 137/2 after 13 overs. Kishan was looking for a big shot, but he ended up giving the fielder an easy catch on the long on.

  • 19:56 (IST)

    Live Score: Kishan survived.

    Onfield umpire raises finger for LBW! The cushion immediately reviews it and the replay shows that there is an edge inside! The cushion survived.

  • 19:54 (IST)

    Live Score: Maharaj is cured.

    The cushion is in some mode now !! 6,6,4,4 !! India 137/1 in 12.4 overs.

  • 19:54 (IST)

    Live Score: Four !!

    Cushion is in mood now, he runs at 72. India 133/1.

  • 19:53 (IST)

    Live Score: Six !! Ishan Kishan’s Masks Hit

    Maharaj Kishan’s killer fell into the arc and he hid it from his sight. Massive sixes !! India 129/1 in 12.2 overs

  • 19:48 (IST)

    Live Score: Six more cushions reached 50.

    Cushion made half a century in style! More and more in Keshu Maharaj’s bowling. Fifty-run partnership was also made between Kishan and Shriyas.

  • 19:47 (IST)

    Live Score: Discount Stumping!

    Shreyas was hit by wind and spin, but Quentin de Cock failed to collect the ball and missed the stumping.

  • 19:42 (IST)

    Live Score: Drink Break! India 102/1 after 10 overs

    India is in the best position after the half mark. 102/1 after 10 overs and it’s time for a drink break.

  • 19:41 (IST)

    Live Score: Third innings of the innings for Shriyas

    Once again he dances on the track and hits the ball. Shriyas looks like a man on a mission. India 99/1 in 10th over.

  • 19:40 (IST)

    Live Score: Second innings of the innings for Shriyas

    The best use of the feet, Shreyas lands on the pitch of the ball and hits the sun. India 93/1 in 9.1 overs.

  • 19:39 (IST)

    Live Score: Shot! Four! Cushions on a roll

    The cushion hit him on the ground, like a straight arrow for four! India 87/1 after 9 overs.

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