India Men 3-151 ( 19.0 ) overs
South Africa Men: 5-149 ( 20.0 ) overs
India win by 7 wickets
Toss - India won the toss and elected to bowl.
Batsmens
R
B
4S
6S
SR
72
52
4
3
138.46
16
14
2
0
114.29
Bowler
O
M
R
W
Econ
3.0
0
24
0
8.00
Man of the Match
Virat Kohli
Commentry
In over# 19
Runs : 13 Bowler: Bjorn Fortuin Wickets : 0
Over 19. 13 runs. Bowler: Bjorn Fortuin. India: 3-151(rr 7.95)
18.6
4
FOUR! Bjorn Fortuin to Shreyas Iyer. Stock length ball, middle stump down the track driving, well timed past long on for 4 runs. Iyer drills one down the ground and India have won! One over to spare for India, a very dominant performance, after the wicket of de Kock the South African batsmen didn't do enough to get a competitive total, the dominance for India started with some big hitting by Sharma and Dhawan and was finished off by Kohli with a masterclass. India now go into the last game with a 1-0 lead in the T20I series.
18.5
1
Bjorn Fortuin to Virat Kohli. Stock length ball, middle stump on the front foot working, to mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by van der Dussen.
18.4
6
SIX! Bjorn Fortuin to Virat Kohli. Stock length ball, down leg side down the track Slog, well timed in the air under control over long on for 6 runs. Fortuin follows Kohli down leg side but Kohli with his quick feet gets to the ball and slogs one to cow corner for six, now only 4 needed for the win.
18.3
1
Bjorn Fortuin to Shreyas Iyer. Stock length ball, down leg side on the front foot Slog, inside edge to leg slip for 1 run, fielded by Shamsi.
18.2
1
Bjorn Fortuin to Virat Kohli. Stock length ball, to leg on the back foot working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Miller.
18.1
.
Bjorn Fortuin to Virat Kohli. Stock length ball, off stump down the track driving, mis-timed to silly mid off for no runs, fielded by Fortuin.
In over# 18
Runs : 7 Bowler: Kagiso Rabada Wickets : 0
Over 18. 7 runs. Bowler: Kagiso Rabada. India: 3-138(rr 7.67)
17.6
.
Kagiso Rabada to Shreyas Iyer. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, missed to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
17.5
.
Kagiso Rabada to Shreyas Iyer. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Steer, to backward point for no runs, fielded by Fortuin.
17.4
1
Kagiso Rabada to Virat Kohli. Short, outside off stump on the back foot hooking, to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Hendricks.
17.3
.
Kagiso Rabada to Virat Kohli. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Bavuma.
17.2
.
Kagiso Rabada to Virat Kohli. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot defending, to third slip for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
17.1
6
SIX! Kagiso Rabada to Virat Kohli. Length ball, middle stump on the front foot flick, well timed in the air under control over deep square leg for 6 runs. Wow! A superb flick from Kohli goes miles! He has timed this to perfection and now India look like walking away with this one.
In over# 17
Runs : 11 Bowler: Andile Phehlukwayo Wickets : 0
Over 17. 11 runs. Bowler: Andile Phehlukwayo. India: 3-130(rr 7.65)
16.6
1
Andile Phehlukwayo to Virat Kohli. Length ball, off stump on the front foot working, to deep mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Shamsi.
16.5
.
Andile Phehlukwayo to Virat Kohli. Yorker, off stump on the front foot driving, to extra cover for no runs, fielded by Bavuma.
16.4
1
Andile Phehlukwayo to Shreyas Iyer. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to third man for 1 run, fielded by Pretorius.
16.3
1
Andile Phehlukwayo to Virat Kohli. Slower length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Miller.
16.2
4
FOUR! Andile Phehlukwayo to Virat Kohli. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep point for 4 runs. Kohli with back to back boundaries now, this one is dominantly cut through point for four, great batting.
16.1
4
FOUR! Andile Phehlukwayo to Virat Kohli. Back of a length, outside off stump down the track driving, well timed past deep extra cover for 4 runs. That four brings up Kohli's fifty off 40 balls, another fantastic knock from the captain and he is making it look easy out there, India are nearly home in this one.
In over# 16
Runs : 5 Bowler: Bjorn Fortuin Wickets : 0
Over 16. 5 runs. Bowler: Bjorn Fortuin. India: 3-121(rr 7.56)
15.6
1
Bjorn Fortuin to Virat Kohli. Stock length ball, off stump on the front foot driving, to mid off for 1 run, fielded by Pretorius.
15.5
1
Bjorn Fortuin to Shreyas Iyer. Stock length ball, outside off stump down the track driving, to silly mid on for 1 run, fielded by van der Dussen.
15.4
.
Bjorn Fortuin to Shreyas Iyer. Stock length ball, to leg on the front foot working, to mid on for no runs, fielded by van der Dussen.
15.3
1
Bjorn Fortuin to Virat Kohli. Stock length ball, to leg on the front foot driving, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Fortuin, fielded by Bavuma.
15.2
1
Bjorn Fortuin to Shreyas Iyer. Stock length ball, outside off stump down the track working, to mid on for 1 run, fielded by van der Dussen.
15.1
1
Bjorn Fortuin to Virat Kohli. Stock ball yorker, off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Bavuma.
In over# 15
Runs : 10 Bowler: Anrich Nortje Wickets : 0
Over 15. 10 runs. Bowler: Anrich Nortje. India: 3-115(rr 7.67)
14.6
.
Anrich Nortje to Shreyas Iyer. Short, outside off stump ducked Leave, Left to wicketkeeper for no runs, fielded by de Kock.
14.5
1
Anrich Nortje to Virat Kohli. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, to deep backward square leg for 1 run, fielded by Shamsi.
14.4
2
Anrich Nortje to Virat Kohli. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to deep cover for 2 runs, fielded by Rabada.
14.3
1
Anrich Nortje to Shreyas Iyer. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot Steer, to third man for 1 run, fielded by Phehlukwayo.
14.2
4
FOUR! Anrich Nortje to Shreyas Iyer. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot Steer, well timed in the air under control past third man for 4 runs. Iyer with a well-placed steer just past de Kock at keeper, beats third man because of the pace already on the ball.
14.1
2
Anrich Nortje to Shreyas Iyer. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, to deep point for 2 runs, run save by Rabada.
India Men: 3-151 ( 19.0 ) overs
South Africa Men 5-149 ( 20.0 ) overs
Toss - India won the toss and elected to bowl.
India win by 7 wickets
RR : -1
CRR : 7.95
Batsmen
R
B
4S
SR
R Hendricks

c: Sundar b: Chahar

6
11
1
54.55
Q de

c: Kohli b: Saini

52
37
8
140.54
T Bavuma

c: Jadeja b: Chahar

49
43
3
113.95
R van

c&b: Jadeja

1
2
0
50
D Miller

b: Pandya

18
15
0
120
D Pretorius

not out

10
7
0
142.86
A Phehlukwayo

not out

8
5
0
160
Not bat : Bjorn Fortuin,Kagiso Rabada,Anrich Nortje,Tabraiz Shamsi
Extras 5(b 0, lb 5, WD 0, NB 0)
Total 149/5 20.0 overs

FOW: (Bjorn Fortuin) , (Kagiso Rabada) , (Anrich Nortje) , (Tabraiz Shamsi)
Bowlers
O
M
R
W
Econ
3.0
0
19
0
6.33
4.0
0
22
2
5.50
4.0
0
34
1
8.50
4.0
0
31
1
7.75
4.0
0
31
1
7.75
1.0
0
7
0
7.00
Batsmen
R
B
4S
SR
R Sharma

lbw: Phehlukwayo

12
12
0
100
S Dhawan

c: Miller b: Shamsi

40
31
4
129.03
V Kohli

not out

72
52
4
138.46
R Pant

c: Shamsi b: Fortuin

4
5
0
80
S Iyer

not out

16
14
2
114.29
Not bat : Hardik Pandya,Krunal Pandya,Ravindra Jadeja,Washington Sundar,Deepak Chahar,Navdeep Saini
Extras 7(b 0, lb 2, WD 5, NB 0)
Total 151/3 19.0 overs

FOW: (Bjorn Fortuin) , (Kagiso Rabada) , (Anrich Nortje) , (Tabraiz Shamsi) , (Hardik Pandya) , (Krunal Pandya) , (Ravindra Jadeja) , (Washington Sundar) , (Deepak Chahar) , (Navdeep Saini)
Bowlers
O
M
R
W
Econ
3.0
0
24
0
8.00
3.0
0
27
0
9.00
3.0
0
20
1
6.67
3.0
0
27
0
9.00
3.0
0
19
1
6.33
4.0
0
32
1
8.00
In over# 13
Runs : 4 Bowler: Ravindra Jadeja Wickets : 0
12.3
4
FOUR! Ravindra Jadeja to Temba Bavuma. Stock length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep cover for 4 runs. Bavuma with a well-timed drive to ease the pressure on South Africa, he has played well so far this innings, he is using his wrists well, helping him to maneuver the ball well and it's serving him well today.
In over# 11
Runs : 4 Bowler: Ravindra Jadeja Wickets : 0
10.4
4
FOUR! Ravindra Jadeja to Quinton de Kock. Stock length ball, off stump on the front foot Slog, well timed in the air under control past deep backward square leg for 4 runs, mis-fielded by Saini.
In over# 10
Runs : 8 Bowler: Hardik Pandya Wickets : 0
9.5
4
FOUR! Hardik Pandya to Temba Bavuma. Slower ball back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past deep point for 4 runs. Another four, slower ball back of a length and punished, Bavuma and de Kock are building a good partnership here.
9.4
4
FOUR! Hardik Pandya to Temba Bavuma. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs. Cut away from Bavuma, too short from the bowler and Bavuma finds the gap, the pressure is on India to break his partnership.
In over# 9
Runs : 4 Bowler: Ravindra Jadeja Wickets : 0
8.5
4
FOUR! Ravindra Jadeja to Quinton de Kock. Stock ball back of a length, to leg on the front foot slog sweeping, well timed in the air under control past fine leg for 4 runs. Jadeja with a short ball which de Kock doesn't miss out on, freebie form the spin bowler.
In over# 6
Runs : 4 Bowler: Deepak Chahar Wickets : 0
5.3
4
FOUR! Deepak Chahar to Quinton de Kock. Length ball, off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past long off for 4 runs. De Kock gives himself a bit of room and drives one for four, he is playing his shots today, 32 off 20 balls now.
In over# 4
Runs : 4 Bowler: Deepak Chahar Wickets : 0
3.1
4
FOUR! Deepak Chahar to Quinton de Kock. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs. De Kock timing the ball really well today, his latest four was driven through backward point and straight through the gap on the off-side.
In over# 3
Runs : 12 Bowler: Navdeep Saini Wickets : 0
2.3
4
FOUR! Navdeep Saini to Quinton de Kock. Length ball, middle stump on the front foot working, well timed past deep mid wicket for 4 runs. Too straight and over-pitched and again another boundary, three in a row for de Kock and Saini is struggling to find his rhythm.
2.2
4
FOUR! Navdeep Saini to Quinton de Kock. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep extra cover for 4 runs. Overpitched on the off side from Saini and it's dispatched by de Kock a well-timed drive for four.
2.1
4
FOUR! Navdeep Saini to Quinton de Kock. Length ball, off stump on the front foot driving, outside edge in the air uncontrolled past third man for 4 runs. De Kock fortunate here as he gets an outside edge on the first ball of Saini's spell, it nearly goes to the man at first slip.
In over# 2
Runs : 4 Bowler: Deepak Chahar Wickets : 0
1.4
4
FOUR! Deepak Chahar to Reeza Hendricks. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, well timed past deep backward square leg for 4 runs. Too straight from Chahar and Hendricks cashes in on the bad ball, working it off his hip for four, steady start from South Africa.
In over# 1
Runs : 4 Bowler: Washington Sundar Wickets : 0
4
FOUR! Washington Sundar to Quinton de Kock. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep cover for 4 runs. De Kock off the mark with a boundary, too much width from Sundar which allows de Kock to drive one away and get his innings under way.
In over# 19
Runs : 4 Bowler: Bjorn Fortuin Wickets : 0
18.6
4
FOUR! Bjorn Fortuin to Shreyas Iyer. Stock length ball, middle stump down the track driving, well timed past long on for 4 runs. Iyer drills one down the ground and India have won! One over to spare for India, a very dominant performance, after the wicket of de Kock the South African batsmen didn't do enough to get a competitive total, the dominance for India started with some big hitting by Sharma and Dhawan and was finished off by Kohli with a masterclass. India now go into the last game with a 1-0 lead in the T20I series.
In over# 17
Runs : 8 Bowler: Andile Phehlukwayo Wickets : 0
16.2
4
FOUR! Andile Phehlukwayo to Virat Kohli. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep point for 4 runs. Kohli with back to back boundaries now, this one is dominantly cut through point for four, great batting.
16.1
4
FOUR! Andile Phehlukwayo to Virat Kohli. Back of a length, outside off stump down the track driving, well timed past deep extra cover for 4 runs. That four brings up Kohli's fifty off 40 balls, another fantastic knock from the captain and he is making it look easy out there, India are nearly home in this one.
In over# 15
Runs : 4 Bowler: Anrich Nortje Wickets : 0
14.2
4
FOUR! Anrich Nortje to Shreyas Iyer. Back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot Steer, well timed in the air under control past third man for 4 runs. Iyer with a well-placed steer just past de Kock at keeper, beats third man because of the pace already on the ball.
In over# 9
Runs : 4 Bowler: Dwaine Pretorius Wickets : 0
8.3
4
FOUR! Dwaine Pretorius to Shikhar Dhawan. Length ball, to leg on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past long off for 4 runs. Dhawan getting in on the act this time, driving a full ball straight over the bowler's head for a one bounce four.
In over# 6
Runs : 4 Bowler: Andile Phehlukwayo Wickets : 0
5.1
4
FOUR! Andile Phehlukwayo to Virat Kohli. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep cover for 4 runs. Another cracking shot from Kohli, a textbook cover drive from the India captain, perfect technique, that's why he is one of the best.
In over# 5
Runs : 4 Bowler: Dwaine Pretorius Wickets : 0
4.4
4
FOUR! Dwaine Pretorius to Virat Kohli. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, well timed past deep mid wicket for 4 runs. Kohli gets his first boundary, piercing the leg-side with a well-timed whip for four. With the batting India have got South Africa will need some more wickets quickly.
In over# 3
Runs : 8 Bowler: Kagiso Rabada Wickets : 0
2.2
4
FOUR! Kagiso Rabada to Shikhar Dhawan. Length ball, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past third man for 4 runs. Dhawan with another beautiful cut shot to continue this barrage of boundaries, these two are finding the gaps consistently here.
2.1
4
FOUR! Kagiso Rabada to Shikhar Dhawan. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed past deep cover for 4 runs. Dhawan with a class drive through cover, India are dealing in boundaries here, great start to the second over for India.
In over# 1
Runs : 4 Bowler: Kagiso Rabada Wickets : 0
0.4
4
FOUR! Kagiso Rabada to Shikhar Dhawan. Length ball, middle stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past deep backward square leg for 4 runs. Dhawan cuts one past backward point for the first boundary of the innings, Nortje should do better to stop this ball going for four but can't release the ball in time.

Reeza Hendricks

6 (11)

31(23)

Quinton de Kock

25 (12)

Quinton de Kock

27 (25)

56(45)

Temba Bavuma

29 (20)

Temba Bavuma

1 (3)

2(5)

Rassie van der Dussen

1 (2)

Temba Bavuma

19 (20)

35(30)

David Miller

16 (10)

David Miller

2 (5)

3(6)

Dwaine Pretorius

1 (1)

Dwaine Pretorius

9 (6)

17(11)

Andile Phehlukwayo

8 (5)

Rohit Sharma

12 (12)

30(23)

Shikhar Dhawan

18 (11)

Shikhar Dhawan

22 (20)

58(47)

Virat Kohli

36 (27)

Virat Kohli

5 (7)

9(12)

Rishabh Pant

4 (5)

Virat Kohli

31 (18)

47(32)

Shreyas Iyer

16 (14)