South Africa beat India in his 4th ODI. India wins the toss and chose to bat first and seat the target 289 and his 7 players back to the pavilion. South Africa in ‘Pink ODIs’ at Wanderers. South Africa Pink history, Beat Pak by 34 runs, 2013, Beat Ind by 141 runs, 2013, Beat WI by 148 runs, 2015, Beat Eng by one wicket, 2016, Beat SL by seven wickets, 2017, Beat Ind by five wickets, 201
India captain Virat Kohli decided to bat first before winning the toss against South Africa in the fourth one-day played at the Wanderers Stadium on Saturday. However, India’s start was poor and openers Rohit Sharma scored only 5 runs. Rohit Sharma was caught by fast bowler Kagiso Rabada in his fourth ball of the innings in the fourth over. After this, captain Virat Kohli, who came in to bat, shared 158 runs with Shikhar Dhawan. Kohli was dismissed in the 32nd over of the innings for a personal score of 75 runs.
Match summary, WICKET!!! The break has done the trick for SA as Dhawan finally falls for 109. Morkel with the strike and De Villiers with a straightforward catch. India now 206/3 (35.3 overs). At one stage after losing the 4th wicket of in the form of, Ab De Villiers at the score of 102/3 it was looking that South Africa is going to lose but after that, they made a strong comeback with the help of Miller, Klaasen, and Phehlukwayo and chased 202 with 15 balls remaining, Wicket! India has struck here as Kuldeep Yadav traps Duminy LBW for 10. SA now 70/2 (13 overs). Target 202 (28 overs).
Kumar runs out for 5 in the final over as India end with 289/7. An excellent comeback by SA in this PinkODI in Johannesburg. Ngidi 2/52, Rabada 2/58. Earlier, India’s opener Shikhar Dhawan (109) scored a magnificent century. Captain Virat Kohli scored 75 and MS Dhoni scored 42 runs.
Chris Morris caught by David Miller for Kohli He hit six and seven fours in his innings. For a short, while the weather was bad (due to electricity scarcity) the game was interrupted for a while. After the start of the game, the concentration of Shikhar Dhawan was dissolved and he was caught by AB de Villiers on his personal score of 109. Dhawan’s wicket was accomplished by Morne Morkel. He hit 11 fours and two sixes in his innings.
De Villiers showed them how to punish their overrated spinners. if only he was fit all series we will be talking different story! his 26 is worth 4 times here. an average player hitting sixes. shows how difficult it was to grip the ball. this is the only way RSA could have won the match. shortened game. wet outfield. spinners unable to get a grip. absolute flattened track
Finally, South Africa come back to the series. The result is 3-1. First three matches win by India in a row, if this match lost by South Africa, India win the series by 4-0, but they played very well and come back the series. The 5th ODI will be played 13 February and the last match played 16 February