Second T20: South Africa’s Pakistan defeat, series 1-1
South Africa defeated Pakistan by 6 wickets in the second T20. Proteas easily achieved Pakistan’s target of 141 runs in 14 overs.
Hosts batsman Eden Markrum played a smoky innings of 54 runs, while George and Williams took three wickets each. George was named man of the match.
Pakistan captain Babar Azam decided to bat first after winning the toss, which did not prove to be correct. Openers, middle and lower order completely failed.
7 batsmen of the national team could not enter the double figure. Captain Babar Azam scored 50 runs while Muhammad Hafeez played an innings of 32 runs. Shaheen could score 140 runs for 9 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs.
Both teams have won one match each in the four-match T20 series between South Africa and Pakistan. The third match of the series will be played on Wednesday.