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Ireland vs South Africa 3rd T20I 2021 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Ireland vs South Africa 3rd T20I 2021


Watch the highlights of Ireland vs South Africa 3rd T20I 2021 - South Africa tour of Ireland 3-match Twenty20 international series of the 3rd T20I match played between South Africa and Ireland at The Word, Stormont, Belfast in 24th July 2021.

Ireland vs South Africa 3rd T20I 2021 Highlights
An record 127-run stand between Temba Bavuma and Reeza Hendricks © Getty Images

Half-centuries from Temba Bavuma and Reeza Hendricks before Bowlers attack helped to South Africa's record 49-run victory over Ireland and clinch the their historic first 3-0 whitewash in the third T20I.

Match Stats :
  • This is the first time South Africa have whitewashed their oppositions in a bilateral three-match series in T20 international cricket history.
  • This is the fourth time Ireland have suffered a clean sweep in a bilateral three-match series in T20 internationals.
  • South Africa's 49-run win was their largest victory by terms of runs against Ireland in T20 internationals.
  • 127 : Temba Bavuma and Reeza Hendricks set up the record first-wicket partnership for South Africa against Ireland in T20 international, previously held by the 31-run stand between Temba Bavuma and Quinton de Kock at Dublin (Malahide) in the first T20I and South Africa's third highest opening stand in T20Is.

South Africa scored 189-2 in 20 overs with top scorer by Temba Bavuma blasted a 72 off 51-balls including 6-fours & 2-sixes with strike rate of 141.17.

Reeza Hendricks hammered a 69 off 48-balls including 7-fours & a six with strike rate of 143.75 and David Miller blasted a unbeaten 36 off 17-balls included 4-fours & a six with strike rate of 211.76.

Ireland best bowler by Simi Singh and Barry McCarthy both took one-wickets.

Ireland scored 149-9 in 20 overs with top scorer by Andy Balbirne struck 27 off 22-balls including 4-fours.

Craig Young cracked a 22 off 15-balls including 3-fours & a six with strike rate of 146.66, Lorcan Tucker 19 and Paul Stirling 18.

South Africa best bowler by Wiaan Mulder takes 2-wickets for 10-runs in 2-overs, George Linde, Lizaad Williams both took 2-wickets and one for Andile Phehlukwayo.

Temba Bavuma named Player of the match for his career-best blazing 72-runs knocked off facing 51-balls including 6-fours and 2-sixes with strike rate of 141.17.

David Miller earned player of the series for contributing 139-runs including a half-century with average of 139 in the three-match T20I series.

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