Rishabh Pant India vs South Africa 2nd T20I Barabati Stadium Cuttack: India had to face defeat by 4 wickets in the second match of the T20 series against South Africa. After this match played in Cuttack, Indian captain Rishabh Pant gave the reason for the team’s defeat. Pant said that his team could score 10-15 runs less. He also reacted to the bowling unit. India had given a target of 149 runs in this match. South Africa achieved this in 18.2 overs. South Africa Heinrich Klaasen played a stormy innings.
After the defeat of Team India, Pant said, “We were able to score 10-15 runs less. Along with Bhuvneshwar, the rest of the fast bowlers bowled well in the initial 7-8 overs. But after that we could not perform as expected. We needed wickets in the second half. But we could not take wickets.
Rishabh praised the South African batsmen. He said, “Klaasen and Bavuma batted really well. We bowled well and will improve it further in the next match. Now we need to win the remaining three matches.
It is worth noting that while batting first in Cuttack T20, India scored 148 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs. During this Shreyas Iyer scored 40 runs off 35 balls. His innings included two fours and two sixes. While Dinesh Karthik remained unbeaten on 30 runs. He hit 2 fours and two sixes in 21 balls. In response, the African team achieved the target in 18.2 overs. The. Klaasen played a brilliant innings of 81 runs for Africa.
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