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IND vs SA: Chahal strikes after powerplay

The 12th-man | 14/06/2022 09:40 PM | Click to read full article

Openers Ruturaj Gaikwad and Ishan Kishan smashed sizzling half-centuries before Hardik Pandya provided the finishing touches to take India to 179 for five against South Africa in the 3rd T20I on Tuesday.

Invited to bat, Gaikwad (57 off 35) and Kishan (54 off 35) gave the perfect start as India looked on course to set a daunting 200-plus total in their must-win match. However, South African bowlers made a strong comeback, claiming quick wickets.