Courtesy of top-class swing bowling, workforce India pacers Arshdeep Singh and Deepak Chahar wreaked havoc towards South Africa within the ongoing first T20I of the three-match sequence at Greenfield Worldwide Stadium in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday.
Each Arshdeep and Chahar utterly dominated the proceedings within the powerplay, destroying South Africa’s prime order and selecting as many as 5 wickets to scale back the guests to 9/5 in simply 2.3 overs.
Arshdeep was the choose among the many two as he bagged three wickets in his opening over, eradicating the likes of Quinton de Kock (1), Rilee Rossouw (0) and David Miller (0). Equally, Chahar took a few wickets within the type of captain Temba Bavuma (0) and Tristan Stubbs (0).
Notably, this was the bottom rating by any workforce towards the Males in Blue after the autumn of the fifth wicket. Beforehand, Afghanistan had the bottom complete towards India once they misplaced 5 wickets after a rating of simply 20 runs.
Lowest rating on the fall of fifth wicket for South Africa:
- 9/5 vs India Trivandrum 2022 *
- 10/5 vs West Indies Port Elizabeth 2007
- 31/5 vs India Durban 2007
5 wickets for India in Powerplay in a T20I:
- 31/5 vs South Africa Durban 2007
- 29/5 vs Sri Lanka Vizag 2016
- 33/5 vs West Indies Lauderhill 2019
- 21/5 vs Afghanistan Dubai 2022
- 30/5 vs South Africa Trivandrum 2022*
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— BCCI (@BCCI) September 28, 2022