India and South Africa played the second T20I match on 2nd October, Sunday. The game took place in Guwahati, Assam. Both countries are ongoing in two format series in India. The T20I series is going with one match remaining. India won the first match and also the second match, yesterday.
India showed an excellent batting performance. Every top-order batsmen made plenty of runs. Suryakumar Yadav smashed from the beginning of his innings till the end. Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, and Virat Kohli also scored. South Africa’s David Miller became the highlight with his ton.
South Africa won the toss and chose to bowl. Kl Rahul and Rohit Sharma opened the game for India. Rahul scored 57 runs, with five boundaries and four sixes. Sharma made 43 runs with seven boundaries. Virat Kohli made 49 runs with seven boundaries. Suryakumar Yadav smashed 61 runs in 22 balls. He made five boundaries and sixes. Dinesh Karthik made 17 runs off seven balls. India gave a target of 238 runs.
Quinton de Kock scored 69 runs in 48 balls. He shot three boundaries and four sixes. Aiden Markram made 33 runs in 19 balls. David Miller scored a ton with 106 runs in 47 balls. He smashed eight boundaries and seven sixes. South Africa made 221 runs with three wickets.
Keshav Maharaj bagged two wickets, and Temba Bavuma got one.
South Africa performed well but remained short by just 16 runs. India won the game and the series by 2-0.