Match Report SA vs AUS 2ndT20I – Dramatic Comeback from South Africa, Squares the Series

Despite of David Warner Unbeaten 67 off 56 balls, Australia Suffers to reach the Target of 159 here in Port Elizabeth. South Africa bowlers made a steady comeback in later innings made to level the series by 1-1.

Outclass Dekock Hitting

Being a toss Winner, Dekock goes for the batting first after a brutal loss in the last match while chasing. Quinton deKock once again produces his barbarous class batting makes South Africa to have a better Start. Reeza Hendricks had a good start but cannot able to capitalize as he goes for Kane Richardson. Australia produces a ruthless fielding performance including Steve Smith classy boundary line fielding which saves 5 runs. Such Fielding performance from Vistors made a good comeback at the end gives away 158 runs at the end of the Innings. Quinton De Kock makes 70 off 47 balls including 5 fours and 4 sixes and Van der Dussen with 37 runs off 26 balls including 2 fours and 2 sixes. Kane Richardson gives 21 runs in 4 overs including 2 wickets of Reeza Hendricks and Van Der Dussen.
South Africa Strong Comeback

By chasing a target of 159, David Warner and Aaron Finch produces the good start but Skipper goes for 14 runs made Aussies a bit pressure. Smith Joins hands with Warner made a confident partnership in the middle made a way on Visitors side. South Africa had a better fielding makes a Good comeback into the match by Removing the wickets of Steve Smith, Mitchell Marsh and Mathew Wade in regular intervals. As 20 runs needed in the last 2 overs, Australia Failed to achieve the target makes South Africa wins the match by 12 runs. South Africa bowlers had a better All Rounding performance in the end makes them to Square the Series by 1-1. 

The Third and final T20I Match between Australia and South Africa to be held on Wednesday ( 9.30 pm IST) in Capetown.

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