De Kock 65 runs off 22 balls goes vain as South Africa goes short by 2 runs in the 2nd T20I match here in Durban on Friday. As 15 Runs needed from last over, Tom Curran pulls back the victory towards the visitors to level up the series by 1-1.
Moeen and Stokes Show
Buttler goes for 2 runs in the beginning of the innings made a pressure on England as South African Skipper decided to bowl first. Jason Roy and Jonny Bairstrow played a meaningful cameo to push up the scorecard. England only scored 125 runs by losing 5 wickets at the end of 15 overs but Moeen and Ben Stokes provide a terrific play in the late innings gives the score of 204. Moeen Ali scored 39 runs off 11 balls including 3 fours and 4 sixes and Ben Stokes scored 47 runs off 30 balls including 4 fours and 2 sixes.
De kock Dashing start
By Chasing the target of 205 runs, South African openers provide a bluff start as 1st wicket partnership added 92 runs in the 7.5 overs, but quick comeback from England made a game for either side. De kock scored fastest T20I 50 for South Africa in 17 balls. Bavuma had a good start but he goes for 31 runs as South Africa had a set back in the big Chase. Pretorius had a good play in the last 2 overs but cannot achieve a target as South Africa lost the match by 2 runs. Complement play from Van der Dussen scored 43 off 26 balls including 3 fours and 3 sixes. England leveled the series by 1-1 as 3rd and Last T20I Match is going to be held at Centurion on Sunday.