South Africa Gets Top Position in T20 WC 2022 Points Table Defeating India
South Africa defeated India in T20 World Cup 2022 and get the top position on the Group B points table. Temba Bavuma’s team beat Rohit Sharma by 5 wickets with the bat of David Miller and Aiden Markram. With this win, the Proteas have topped the points table in group two.
Batting first, India scored 133 runs with the bat of Suryakumar Yadav. In reply, South Africa came out to bat with two balls of the innings in hand and scored 137 runs to ensure victory.
After winning the toss and batting, India could not keep the wheel of runs moving due to the controlled bowling of the Protea bowlers. The team was able to score 133 runs for 9 wickets in the scheduled over with slow batting. Young batsman Suryakumar Yadav scored an innings-high 68 runs. He hit six fours and three sixes in the 40-ball innings.
Apart from Suryakumar Yadav, two more batsmen can reach the single digit quota. Captain Rohit Sharma scored 15 runs off 14 balls. 12 runs from 11 balls came from Virat Kohli’s bat. For South Africa, Lungi took 4 wickets and Parnell 3 wickets each.
Chasing a target of 134 runs, South Africa scored 137 runs for 5 wickets in 19.4 overs with the bat of David Miller and Aiden Markram. Aiden Markram scored 52 off 41 balls with six fours and one four. Davy Miller remained unbeaten on 59 runs. He arranged the 46-ball innings with four fours and three sixes. Besides, captain Temba Bavuma scored 10 runs. Arshadeep Singh took 2 wickets for India.
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