Pakistan vs South Africa 26 Match: Babar Azam won the toss and decided to bat first against South Africa at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. And batting first scored 270 runs in 46.4 overs. In this match, Babar Azam and Saud Shakeel played half-century innings. And Shadab Khan (43) scored runs. For South Africa, Tabraiz Shamsi took 4 wickets, Marco Johnson took 3 wickets, Gerald Coetzee took 2 wickets and Lungi Ngidi took one wicket.
South Africa, chasing 271 runs, won the match by 1 wicket with 16 balls remaining. Aiden Markram (91) played a brilliant innings for South Africa.
Player of the Match
Tabraiz Shamsi weaved his magic at Chepauk and scalped four Pakistan batters 👏
— ICC Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) October 27, 2023
The match was very exciting. South Africa kept getting all out.
For Pakistan, Shaheen Shah Afridi took three wickets, while Haris Rauf, Mohammad Wasim and Usama Mir took two wickets each.
First time Pakistan Have Lost Four Successive Matches in World Cups
One Wicket Win in World Cups
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