Proteas dominate Bangladesh to seal T20 arrangement

Dhaka: South Africa delivered a clinical execution on Tuesday to claim a 31-run win over hosts Bangladesh in the second T20 and along these lines seal the two-match arrangement 2-0 at Shere Bangla National Stadium at Dhaka.

Picking to bat to begin with, South Africa began off on a promising note as Quinton De Kock (44) and AB de Villiers (40) gave a strong 95-run association for the opening wicket before the rejection of the previous.

Albeit off-spinner Naseer Hossain attempted to contain the run-stream by uprooting De Villiers and JP Duminy (6) with hardly a pause in between, the voyagers thusly posted a testing 170-run focus for Bangladesh .

While skipper Faf du Plessis made 16, major hitter David Miller (30) and Rilee Rossouw (19) smacked some substantial blows towards the end.

In answer, Soumya Sarkar gave the beginning push by smacking a lively 37 off 21 balls, then again, Tamim Iqbal (13) attempted to quicken their innings.

South African turn team of Eddie Leie and Aaron Phangiso destroyed Bangladesh’s top request by guaranteeing three wickets every, while Kyle Abbott gave considerable backing by additionally scalping three.

Mushfiqur Rahim (19) and Rony Talukdar (21) were the other two outstanding scorers for their side.

Debutant spinner Leie has been decreed as the Player of the Match for returning figures of 3-16

Tagged under


New Delhi


Humidity 94%

Wind 4.83 km/h

  • 7 Jul 201534°C26°C
  • 8 Jul 201534°C27°C