West Indies vs South Africa, 2nd T20I: South Africa hit back to level series 1-1
South Africa pulled one back over the Windies today , at the National Cricket Stadium, St. George's, Grenada, winning the 2nd T20I by 16 runs , despite a late flourish from Fabian Allen, who scored 34 off just 12 balls at the death.
Match Summary - West Indies vs South Africa, 2nd T20I
West Indies 150/9 (20 ov)
South Africa 166/7 (20 ov)
Result – South Africa won by 16 runs
?? RESULT | #PROTEAS WIN BY 16 runs— Cricket South Africa (@OfficialCSA) June 27, 2021
Spin twins George Linde (2/19) and Tabraiz Shamsi (1/16) strangled the @windiescricket middle-order to set the #Proteas up to level the series 1-1#WIvSA #ThatsOurGame pic.twitter.com/l0pE5UwCIR
The West Indies won the toss and decided to field and South Africa scored a competitive 166/7 off their 20 overs - Reeza Hendricks 42 and Temba Bavuma 46 top scoring for the Proteas and Obed McCoy 3-25 outstanding with the ball for the Windies.
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Quinton de Kock - 6.5 ov), 2-96 (Reeza Hendricks - 10.2 ov), 3-122 (David Miller - 13.1 ov), 4-139 (Rassie van der Dussen - 15.2 ov), 5-149 (Temba Bavuma - 16.5 ov), 6-152 (George Linde - 17.2 ov), 7-165 (Heinrich Klaasen - 19.3 ov)
In the run chase, the Windies had a stop go time of it, losing crucial wickets at the wrong time and fell 16 runs short – Andre Fletcher 35 top scored.
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Evin Lewis - 3.2 ov), 2-40 (Chris Gayle - 4.3 ov), 3-62 (Nicholas Pooran - 8.4 ov), 4-65 (Kieron Pollard - 9.5 ov), 5-70 (Andre Russell - 10.3 ov), 6-104 (Andre Fletcher - 15.6 ov), 7-129 (Dwayne Bravo - 17.6 ov), 8-150 (Fabian Allen - 19.5 ov)
West Indies - Evin Lewis, Andre Fletcher, Chris Gayle, Nicholas Pooran(wk), Kieron Pollard(c), Andre Russell, Dwayne Bravo, Jason Holder, Fabian Allen, Obed McCoy, Kevin Sinclair
South Africa - Quinton de Kock(wk), Reeza Hendricks, Temba Bavuma(c), Rassie van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, George Linde, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lungi Ngidi
Start Time: 19:00
Toss: West Indies won the toss and decided to field
Venue: National Cricket Stadium, St. George's
Officials: Gregory Brathwaite, Nigel Duguid, Joel Wilson, Patrick Gustard, Richard Richardson
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