Cricket World Cup: South African team goes like ninepins in their match against India
Kanwar Inder Singh/ royalpatiala.in News/ November 5,2023
Today, in one of the most anticipating cricket world cup match between the two strong contenders–India and South Africa, the host demolishes his opponent like ‘scattering of play cards.’
While playing first India has made 326 for the loss of 5 wickets in their stipulated 50 overs.
In response to this the strong team scattered like a playing cards in the match. The whole team manages to make only 83 runs and are all out in 27.1 overs.
Cricket World Cup: South African team goes like ninepins in their match against India as today’s score is their lowest-ever score in World Cup history. India won the match by 243 runs.
Virat Kohli, who is celebrating his 35th birthday, remains the hero of the match as he made a centaury and remains unbeaten at 101. Kohli reached the landmark when he scored a single in the 49th over of the Indian innings in front of a packed Eden Gardens crowds. Virat Kohli equalled Sachin Tendulkar’s record of 49 one-day international hundreds, reaching the landmark in 119 balls, including 10 fours. Kohli put on on brilliant 134-run stand for the third wicket with Shreyas Iyer who made 77.
India register their 8th straight win in the tournament, ensuring that they would finish at the top of the points table with at least 16 points in their kitty.
Indian defence minister Rajnath Singh congratulated team India and psoted his message on X (earlier twitter) “India completely dominated the proceedings in today’s match against South Africa. Team India is playing like a true Champion and it remains unbeatable in this World Cup.Congratulations to Team India on registering another remarkable victory and continuing its winning streak.”