HE van der Dussen AL Phehlukwayoto seal a five-wicket win

Pakistan vs Soth Africa 2nd odi 
Pakistan 203
South Africa 207/5 (42/50ov)
South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)

1st innings summary

After loosing 1st match against Pakistan South Africa decided to make two changes in their playing XI with Dane Paterson and Tabraiz Shamsi coming in to the side while Dwaine Pretorius and Imran Tahir sit this one out.


Pakistan also make two changes, with Shaheen Shah Afridi and Hussain Talat coming into the side for Usman Shinwari and Imad Wasim.

Imam-Ul-Haq was departed very early in 5th over by Rabada for 5 runs only. They didn’t start well as in 9th over Rabada again strike the wicket of Babar Azam for scoring 12 runs off 15 balls.

They were looking for long patrnership but 3rd wicket also fallen in 21 runs partnership only. This time Phehlukwayo strike the wicket of M Hafeez for 9 runs as Pakistan was struggling to score runs. Very next over Fakhar Zaman also departed for 26 runs taken by Olivier.

Van der Dussen and Phehlukwayo batted very brilliantly they were rotating strike and putting pressure on pakistan.


Van der Dussen and Phehlukwayo batted very brilliantly they were rotating strike and putting pressure on pakistan. Captain Sarfraz put himself back and send to Shadab at No.6. Shadab couldn’t bat till long.

In 21st over T Shamsi came to bowl and Shamsi strikes his 4th bowl, wicket of Shadab Khan. At No.7 H Talat came but again Shamsi sent off Talat back to pavilion end.

Sarfraz in at No.8 in his 100th odi. Pakistan is still struggle to score runs as Shoaib Malik also gone for 21 runs and Faheem Ashraf gone for duck.

Pakistan looses 8 wickets for 112 runs. Hasan Ali And Sarfraz gave some hope to pakistan by making 90 runs partnership. Bowler Hasan Ali scored 59 runs hitting 3 sixes and 5 fours and Sarfraz scored 41 runs. Pakistan was all out for 203 runs.

Phehlukwayo took 4 wickets giving 22 runs in 9.5 overs and T Shamsi took 3 wickets in his 10 overs. South Africa needed to Score 204 runs in 50 overs.

2nd innings summary

When Pakistan came to bowling,from the first over they started to attacked the South African’s openers. In the 2nd over Shaheen Afridi sent back to H.Amla to pavilion end. He scored 8 runs.

Shaheen Afridi strikes two more wickets and put South Africa in pressure. South Africa looses 3 wickets in 6 overs only. DA Miller and Van der Dussen had 51 runs partnership.

In 15th over Shadab Khan strikes two wickets in two balls. H Klaasen was bowled on his 1st bowl by Shadab Khan. South Africa were 84 for 5 in 15 overs.

Van der Dussen and Phehlukwayo batted very brilliantly they were rotating strike and putting pressure on pakistan.

Van der Dussen and Phehlukwayo batted very brilliantly they were rotating strike and putting pressure on pakistan.
Phehlukwayo supported Van der Dussen very well by giving him strike.

Van der Dussen scored his 2nd consecutive fifties and Phehlukwayo scored his maiden fifty. Phehlukwayo was unbeaten on 69* runs off 80 balls hitting 7 fours and 2 sixes and Van der Dussen was unbeaten on 80* runs off 123 balls hitting 9 boundries.

127* runs partnership between Van der Dussen and Phehlukwayo helped South Africa to win by 5 wickets.

Shaheen Afridi taken three wickets and Shadab Khan taken two wickets.

Man of the match was given to Phehlukwayo for his all round performance with ball four wickets & with bat unbeaten on 69* runs.

Series result: 5-match series level 1-1 

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