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South Africa vs Pakistan 1st T20I 2021 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - South Africa vs Pakistan 1st T20I 2021


Watch the highlights of South Africa vs Pakistan 1st T20I 2021 - Pakistan tour of South Africa 4-match Twenty20 international series of the 1st T20I match played between Pakistan and South Africa at The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg in 10th April 2021.

South Africa vs Pakistan 1st T20I 2021 Highlights
Mohammad Rizwan plays a shot © Getty images / AFP / AP

Mohammad Rizwan's unbeaten half-century and Faheem Ashraf's assault helped to Pakistan' record four-wicket victory over South Africa, despite a Heinrich Klaasen's record-breaking fifty and take a 1-0 lead in a tight-game of the first T20I.

* Pakistan chased 189 was their highest successful run-chase in T20 internationals.

* Heinrich Klaasen hammered a 24-ball his second fastest fifty for South Africa in T20 international and the fastest fifty by an South African batsman against Pakistan in T20Is, surpassing the previous record of 25-ball half-century held by David Miller at same venue in 2019

South Africa scored 188-6 in 20 overs with top scorer by Aiden Markram blasted a 51 off 32-balls including 8-fours & a six with strike rate of 159.37.

Heinrich Klaasen hammered a 50 off 28-balls including 4-sixes & 2-fours with strike rate of 178.57, Pite van Biljon struck 34 off 24-balls included 2-sixes with strike-rate of 141.66.

Janneman Malan hit 24 off 16-balls including 2-sixes & 2-fours with strike rate of 150.

Pakistan best bowler by Mohammad Nawaz, Hasan Ali both took 2-wickets and one for Haris Rauf - Shaheen Shah Afridi.

Pakistan chased 189-6 in 19.5 overs with top scorer by Mohammad Rizwan 74 not out, Faheem Ashraf hammered a 30 off 14-balls including 4-fours & a with strike rate of 214.28.

Fakhar Zaman blasted a 29 off 14-balls including 4-fours & a six with strike rate of 142.10.

South Africa best bowler by Beuran Hendricks picked up 3-wickets, Tabraiz Shamsi took 2-wickets and Debutant Lizaad Williams - who took one-wicket on his debut T20I match.

Mohammad Rizwan named Player of the match for his match-winning unbeaten quick-fire 74-runs knocked off facing 50-balls including 9-fours and 2-sixes with strike rate of 148.