South Africa beat Pakistan by 6 runs in first T-20

South Africa beat Pakistan by 6 runs in first T-20
Cape Town: South Africa defeated Pakistan by six runs in first T-20 of three-match series at Cape Town on Friday.

South Africa posted 192 runs in allotted 20 overs by losing only six wickets.

Firework by the opener Hendricks and later Captain F du Plessis quick-fire fifty helped South Africa to set a big target of 193 runs for Pakistan in the first T-20.

In reply, Pakistan team were only managed to score 186-9 runs in the stipulated overs.

World number one Pakistan have been on a roll in T20I cricket and are on a remarkable run of 12 consecutive series wins.

However, the Proteas will want to bring the momentum from the ODI series into the T20Is.



Pakistan:

 



Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Hussain Talat, Mohammad Rizwan(wk), Shoaib Malik(c), Asif Ali, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Usman Shinwari
 


South Africa:

 



Reeza Hendricks, Gihahn Cloete (wk) Faf du Plessis (c), Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Heinrich Klaasen, Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Morris, Beuran Hendricks, Junior Dala, Tabraiz Shamsi