Proteas beat India by 11 runs under D/L method in rain-affected T20

   Mar 31, 12:02 pm

Johannesburg, Mar 31(ANI): South Africa has won the sole Twenty20 international against India at the Wanderers by 11 runs after rain played spoilsport during the Indian innings.

India had swiftly rushed to 71 without loss after 7.5 overs when heavy rain curtailed the match, handing the Proteas a win by Duckworth-Lewis method, after they had earlier set a target of 220.

India would have required 83 runs without a wicket falling to win the match one ball short of eight overs, Sports24 reports.

In form Lonwabo Tsotsobe, who conceded just 15 runs off his three overs, was the pick of the Proteas bowlers.

The T20 match was played for South African all rounder Jacques Kallis' foundation, and he himself starred with the bat, scoring 61, as South Africa scored 219 in their stipulated 20 overs.

Colin Ingram played a belligerent innings of 78, and along with Kallis, had a blazing 119-run partnership off 81 balls.

The score kept ticking over with contributions from Farhaan Behardien (20), Justin Ontong (22) before Albie Morkel came in for the final three balls of the innings, which he dispatched for consecutive boundaries. (ANI)

CWG 2014: Manavjit clinches bronze in men's trap event Jul 29, 8:23 pm
Glasgow (UK), July 29 (ANI): Shooter Manavjit Sandhu made the country proud today by winning a bronze in the men's trap event at the Commonwealth Games, 2014.
Full Story
Indian batsmen continue to struggle against England's bowling attack in second Test Jul 29, 6:25 pm
London, July 29 (ANI): Indian is currently trailing England by 461 runs with seven wickets remaining as the visitors batsmen are struggling against the pacing attack from the hosts on the third day of the second Test at Southampton.
Full Story
Litigation between Sethi, Ashraf has harmed PCB, cricket in Pak: SC Jul 29, 4:27 pm
Karachi, July 29 (ANI): The Pakistani Supreme Court observed on Monday that the proceedings between two former chairmen of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Najam Sethi and Muhammad Zaka Ashraf had caused immense harm to the board and cricket at the domestic and international level.
Full Story
Indian migrants among others still unpaid by Qatar WC builders Jul 29, 4:04 pm
London, July 29 (ANI): Workers from Nepal, Sri Lanka and India who moved to Qatar to build luxury offices for the 2022 World Cup organizers have reportedly not been paid 13 months' wages.
Full Story
Comments

LATEST STORIES
TOP VIDEO STORIES
PHOTO GALLERY