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pakistan vs south africa 2023

South Africa stun Pakistan with a last-over win in Chennai

South Africa stun Pakistan with a last-over win in Chennai. The match was the 26th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai

From the beginning Pakistan players were playing slower than usual. Pakistan lost first wicket Abdullah at 20-1 within 4.2 overs. Second Imam-ul-haq gone just 12 with 17 balls. Rizwan lost in 31 with 26 balls and Pakistan score was 86-3 in 15.5 overs.

Babar Azam managed to do a 50 runs in 65 balls and Pakistan total was 271 in 47.2 overs.

The top scorer for Pakistan was Sohaib Shakeel, who made 52 runs off 52 balls with 7 fours. The top bowler for South Africa was Tabraiz Shamsi, who took 4 wickets for 60 runs in 10

South Africa had a good srart but lost 1st wicket on 34-1 in just 3.2 overs.

The top scorer for South Africa was Aiden Markram, who made 91 runs off 93 balls with 7 fours and 3 sixes. The top bowler for Pakistan was Shaheen Afridi, who took 3 wickets for 45 runs in 10 overs

South Africa won the match by 1 wicket, chasing down a target of 271 runs in 47.2

Tabraiz Shamsi was named the Player of the Match for his all-round performance.

 South Africa stun Pakistan with a last-over win in Chennai

The match was a thrilling contest, as both teams fought hard till the end. Pakistan posted a competitive total, thanks to some useful contributions from their middle and lower order batsmen. South Africa’s chase was off to a shaky start, as they lost their openers cheaply. However, Markram anchored the innings with a superb knock, supported by Rassie van der Dussen and David Miller. Pakistan’s bowlers kept taking wickets at regular intervals, but South Africa’s tailenders held their nerve and clinched the victory with two balls to spare.

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