South Africa continued their winning streak by beating India by four wickets in the second T20I at Cuttack to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series. The Proteas chased down 149 off 10 balls, with Heinrich Klaassen scoring 81 off 46 balls with seven fours and five sixes. During the Indian innings Akshar Patel Developed before Dinesh Karthik, A move that didn’t really work and was criticized by fans on Twitter. Batsmen addressing a post-game press conference Shriyas Ayre Explaining the decision, he said that it was time to rotate the strike rather than hitting fours and sixes.
Aksar scored 10 off 11 balls before being dismissed Enrich Nortje In the 17th over of the innings.
Dinesh Karthik remained unbeaten on 30 off 21 balls and it was his innings that helped India cross the 140-run mark.
“Look, this is definitely something we’ve already strategized on. We had seven overs left, Akshar Patel is the one who can take singles, keep spinning strikes and give us some Didn’t need to come in and started hitting right away. A ball at the moment. Even DK can do that, of course but, DK has been a good asset for us after 15 overs where He can come in and slug the ball right away, “Shriyas said during the post-match press. Conference
“Even it was getting difficult to start today. The wicket played a big role in today’s game. I think we will use this strategy in the next match as well. That is what we are developing.” “If you look at the past. Games, we’ve done that many times, yes, this is one of those days,” he added.
In the second T20, South Africa won the toss and elected to bowl. India scored 148/6 in the allotted 20 overs in which Shriyas Air scored 40 runs.
Dinesh Karthik remained unbeaten on 30 off 21 balls. Enrique Nortje took two wickets for South Africa.
India still failed to defend Total. Bhuvneshwar Kumar Take four wickets.
The next T20 between India and South Africa will be played on Tuesday.
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