India Vs South Africa 3rd Match Highlights: Team India Won the 3rd Match to South Africa by 106 runs at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg. With this, Team India won this match and leveled the series 1-1. Image Credit goes to Instagram. Suryakumar Yadav’s century and then Kuldeep Yadav’s five wickets, India won over South Africa in the third T20 match. India’s spinners had a strong performance in this match in which Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja together took 7 wickets. Chasing 202, South Africa kept on losing wickets at regular intervals. Team India won this match and drew this series 1-1.
Suryakumar Yadav scored his fourth century in T20
India Vs South Africa 3rd Match Highlights, After winning the toss, South Africa decided to bowl first but this decision did not prove to be effective for them. Captain Suryakumar Yadav, who came to bat due to the fall of early wickets, scored his fourth century of T20.
Suryakumar Yadav became the second Indian batsman to do this. Earlier this was done by Rohit Sharma who scored four centuries in T20 but Surya Kumar became the first Indian batsman to score a century in T20 in South Africa.
Surya Kumar Yadav scored his fourth century in T20 and equaled Rohit Sharma and Maxwell who have scored four centuries each in T20.
His record-breaking does not stop here. Suryakumar Yadav has the most T20 centuries while batting at No. 3 or lower. He left Maxwell behind, who has 3 centuries in the same position.
India Vs South Africa 3rd Match Highlights, Suryakumar Yadav has hit 123 sixes in 57 innings, overtaking Virat Kohli and he has the Indian player with the second-most T20I sixes. Rohit Sharma leads this with 182 sixes in 140 innings.
Suryakumar Yadav faced 56 balls and scored a century with help of 7 fours and 8 sixes. Yashasvi Jaiswal faced 41 balls and scored 60 runs with the help of 6 fours and three sixes.
Yashasvi Jaiswal and Suryakumar Yadav took Team India out of the initial shock and handled the situation brilliantly. With Yashasvi Jaiswal’s half-century and Suryakumar Yadav’s century, Team India scored 201 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg.
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Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja bowled brilliantly
India Vs South Africa 3rd Match Highlights, Chasing the target of 202 runs, the South African team came to bat but the start was not good. South Africa got its first blow in the form of M Breetzke on the third ball of the second over.
India’s spinner bowled brilliantly and took the 7 wickets of South Africa’s innings. Kuldeep Yadav took 5 wickets-haul.
Kuldeep Yadav took 5 wickets for 17 runs in just 2.5 overs. Kuldeep Yadav bowled David Miller, who was batting brilliantly, which ended the South African team’s chances of victory.
So, Ravindra Jadeja took 2 wickets for 25 runs in three overs. Ravindra Jadeja dismissed captain Adam Markram who scored 25 runs while facing 14 balls with the help of 2 fours and 2 sixes.
Due to the excellent bowling of Team India, South Africa could play only 14 overs and was all out for 95 runs. With this, Team India won the match by a huge margin of 106 runs.
Team India did not allow 8 South African batsmen even to cross the figure of 10. Two South African batsmen were out on duck while the three batsmen were out after scoring only one run.
In this match, Team India was top-class in batting and bowling whereas South Africa disappointed everyone in this match.
Due to the brilliant performance of Suryakumar Yadav, he was declared the Man of the Match and Suryakumar Yadav also became the Man of the Series.