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India vs South Africa 2nd T20: Rohit Sharma Played the 400th T20 Match Of His Career

Team India defeated South Africa by 16 runs in a high-scoring match to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. For the first time, the Indian team has managed to win a T20 series in India against South Africa. The first T20 series between the two was played in India in 2015. Batting first after losing the toss, India scored 237 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 3 wickets.

In reply, South Africa also put in full force, but the team could only score 221 runs for 3 wickets. The batsmen dominated this match. KL Rahul (57), Rohit Sharma (43), Suryakumar Yadav (61), and Virat Kohli (49) batted brilliantly for India. At the same time, David Miller scored a brilliant century for South Africa and scored an unbeaten 106. Quinton de Kock also remained unbeaten on 69.

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India vs South Africa 2nd T20: Rohit played the 400th T20 match

During the Indian innings, Rohit Sharma suffered a finger injury while trying to play a scoop shot off Wayne Pernell. However, after taking treatment from Physio, he started batting again. This was Rohit’s 400th T20 match. This includes both international and league matches. Rohit has become the first Indian cricketer to play 400 T20Is.

India vs South Africa 2nd T20: Playing XI of both the teams

India- Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Deepak Chahar, R. Ashwin, and Arshdeep Singh.

South Africa: Quinton de Kock, Temba Bavuma (c), Riley Russo, Aidan Markram, Tristan Stubbs, David Miller, Wayne Parnell, Lungi Ngidi, Kagiso Rabada, Enrique Nortya, Keshav Maharaj.

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