After winning the ODI series, Pakistan has also made a great start in the T20. The hosts could not win despite throwing a huge 189-run challenge to Pakistan at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg. On the contrary, the hosts lost by 4 wickets in front of the stormy batting of Mohammad Rizwan. 1 ball was left. Pakistan won by 4 wickets.Thank you for reading this post, don't forget to subscribe!
The two openers got off to a stormy start as they batted for 189 runs to win. However, captain Babar Azam was dismissed for 14 runs. Fakhar Zaman made 27 runs from 19 balls.
Mohammad Hafeez played an innings of 13 runs from 11 balls. Haider Ali scored 14 runs. Mohammad Nawaz was out for zero. However, Fahim Ashraf came and gave great support to Mohammad Rizwan. It was with these two batsmen that Pakistan reached the brink of victory.
Fahim made 30 runs off 14 balls. He hit 4 boundaries and 1 six. Hasan Ali made 9 runs from 3 balls at the last moment. But opener Mohammad Rizwan was unbeaten on 74 off 50 balls. He hit 9 boundaries. He hit two sixes. He left the field after winning the team in the end. The award for the best match also went to him.
Earlier, Aiden Markram won the toss and elected to bat. Captain Heinrich Klaasen 50 off 28 balls helped South Africa to 188 for 6. Besides, Pete von Biljan made 34 off 24 balls. Janeman Malan scored 24 runs. At last, Pakistan won by 4 wickets.