PAKvsSA Third T20i: Pakistan beat SA by 4 wickets

Lahore: Pakistan has won 2nd ever T20I series against South Africa.

In the third and last T20i Proteas scored 164 runs for the loss of 8 wickets against the hosts. For Pakistan, Zahid Mehmood took three wickets in his debut match while Mohammad Nawaz and Hassan Ali took two wickets each whereas Usman Qadir took one wicket.

For South Africa, David Miller remained the top scorer with 85 runs while Janiemann Milan scored 27 and Van Baljon 16 runs.

While chasing, Pakistan got off to a good start in reply with Muhammad Rizwan scoring 42 and Babar Azam 44 runs. Tabraiz Shamsi taking 4 wickets by giving 25 runs bowled a great spell to bring Proteas back in the game. 28 runs needed off 18 balls Muhammad Nawaz and Hassan Ali made sure Pakistan got over the line in the end comfortably.

Earlier, in the third T20 match, Pakistan had decided to field after winning the toss. Pakistani skipper Babar Azam said he would try to fight back today while South Africa captain Henrik Klaassen said he hoped to win by a better margin.

South Africa won the second T20i match against Pakistan on Saturday and made a comeback in the series and the series was tied at 1-1.

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