New Zealand Vs South Africa 1st T20I Cricket Highlights
New Zealand Vs South Africa 1st T20I played on 14 August 2015 South Africa bounce back perfectly with ball to restrict New Zealand on 151 runs. After that Hashim Amla with 48 runs individually led South Africa to win KFC Twenty20 International match at Sahara Stadium in Durban on Friday.
Pacer kagiso Rabada, left arm spinner Aaron Phangiso and Seamer David Wiese got 2 wickets each for 28, 29 and 24 runs respectively and restrict the guests New Zealand had run 102 in 13th over with one wicket loss but at the end they lost eight wickets just for 151 runs.
Opener Hashim Amla did 48 score in 41 balls with 4 fours and a single six as South Africa reached their required target just before 13 balls left of their innings.
At the start of New Zealand Vs South Africa 1st T20I, South Africa won the toss and choose field first but they face a loss before start of a match when their captain Faf du Plessis, AB de villiars take charge of captaincy with Morne van Wyk added into the team as opener and wicket keeper.
Kane Williamson had played a bombastic inning of stylish 42 runs in just 21 balls with 8 fours, as kane Williamson and Martin Guptill provide the 68 runs best opening start to New Zealand team for first wicket partnership. But Williamson was stumped off the bowling of Phangiso before Guptill, who scored 42 off 37 balls, was run out.
George worker looks good as he scored 28 runs before he is trapped by Phangiso, New Zealand Innings fell away with Tom Latham with 12 runs, Tom was the only other player who reach double figure. So the New Zealand inning is stopped on just 151 runs in New Zealand Vs South Africa 1st T20I which were look at they reach 200 at one place but South African players perform well and stuck them on just 150+.
“After the start we had we would have liked a few more,” said Williamson after the match.
South Africa face very rare problem in chasing in New Zealand Vs South Africa 1st T20I as Hashim Amla and Van Wyk put 35 runs partnership for the first wicket, Van Wyk out on 19 runs.
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Then again Hashim Amla participate in another two partnerships of 50 and 59 with AB De Villiers and Rilee Rossouw respectively, he played well until he turn the match in favor of South Africa.
De Villiers was the best as he scored 33 runs in just 21 balls and Rossouw was in danger mode and blast a runs of 38 runs in just 20 balls.
De Villiers Said “We started a bit slowly (with the ball), but the way we pulled it back was amazing. Credit to Aaron Phangiso, he slowed things down.”
The second and final T20 will be play at Centurion on Sunday before the sides meet in a three-match ODI series.
SOUTH AFRICA playing XI:
HM Amla, MN van Wyk (wk), AB de Villiers (capt), RR Rossouw, DA Miller, F Behardien, D Wiese, AM Phangiso, KJ Abbott, K Rabada, M Morkel
NEW ZEALAND Playing XI:
MJ Guptill, TWM Latham, GH Worker, KS Williamson (capt), C Munro, GD Elliott, L Ronchi (wk), NL McCullum, DAJ Bracewell, AF Milne, MJ McClenaghan