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South Africa make highest successful run chase to beat Windies

March 26, 2023

CMC – South Africa beat West Indies by six wickets in the second Twenty20 International at SuperSport Park in South Africa on Sunday.

It is the highest successful run chase in the format on the international stage.

Here is the scoreboard of the second Twenty20 International between South Africa and West Indies:


B King c Hendricks b Parnell 1

K Mayers c Hendricks b Jansen 51

J Charles b Jansen 118

+N Pooran c Markram b Jansen 23

*R Powell c wkp de Kock b Parnell 28

R Shepherd not out 41

O Smith not out 11

Extras (lb2, w4) 6

TOTAL (5 wkts, 20 overs) 258

Did not bat: R Reifer, J Holder, A Hosein, S Cottrell

Fall of wickets: 1-2 (King), 2-137 (Mayers), 3-139 (Pooran), 4-179 (Charles), 5-236 (Powell)

Bowling: Parnell 4-0-43-2 (w2), Markram 2-0-22-0 (w1), Rabada 4-0-39-0, Jansen 4-0-52-3 (w1), Magala 4-0-67-0, Shamsi 2-0-33-0.


+Q de Kock c wkp Pooran b Reifer 100

R Hendricks c wkp Pooran b Powell 68

R Rossouw c King b Smith 16

D Miller c Shepherd b Holder 10

*A Markram not out 38

H Klaasen not out 16

Extras (w10, nb1) 11

TOTAL (4 wkts, 18.5 overs) 259

Did not bat: M Jansen, W Parnell, S Magala, K Rabada, T Shamsi

Fall of wickets: 1-152 (de Kock), 2-180 (Rossouw), 3-193 (Hendricks), 4-216 (Miller)

Bowling: Hosein 2-0-33-0, Cottrell 1-0-29-0 (w2), Holder 4-0-48-1, Shepherd 3.5-0-44-0 (w3), Smith 2-0-36-1 (w1), Reifer 4-0-42-1 (w2), Powell 2-0-27-1 (w2).

Result: South Africa won by six wickets.

Series: Three-match series tied 1-1.

Player-of-the-Match: Quinton de Kock.

Toss: South Africa.

Umpires: Adrian Holdstock,

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