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  • 7:01 PM IST

    A valuable outing for South Africa and they will be very pleased with the kind of workout they got!

  • 6:58 PM IST

    19.6 Lungi Ngidi to Mujeeb Ur Rahman, no run, Dot ball to end the match! South Africa win by 41 runs! Back of a length, outside off, Mujeeb Ur Rahman goes for a reverse-hit but misses.

  • 6:57 PM IST

    19.5 Lungi Ngidi to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, Back of a length, on off, Mohammad Nabi pulls it powerfully towards mid-wicket for a single.

  • 6:57 PM IST

    19.4 Lungi Ngidi to Mohammad Nabi, no run, A good effort but the ball does not stick! Around off, on a length, Mohammad Nabi lofts this one towards the mid off region. He was looking to clear the man there but he does not get the distance on this. The man backtracks, leaps, gets his fingertips on this but the ball pops out.

  • 6:57 PM IST

    19.3 Lungi Ngidi to Rashid Khan, out, OUT! TAKEN! Rashid Khan departs now! Short this time, around off, Rashid Khan lines up and plays a flat-batted shot towards the deep mid-wicket region, where Wiaan Mulder gulps this down. 

  • 6:57 PM IST

    19.2 Lungi Ngidi to Rashid Khan, no run, Fuller, wider, outside off, Khan looks to drive but misses. 

  • 6:57 PM IST

    19.1 Lungi Ngidi to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, Short of a length, around off, punched to covers for one. 

  • 6:53 PM IST

    18.6 Tabraiz Shamsi to Rashid Khan, no run, On middle, pushed away to the off side. Just one more over of formality left.

  • 6:53 PM IST

    18.5 Tabraiz Shamsi to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, Tossed up, on off, Mohammad Nabi drills it to long on for a single.

  • 6:52 PM IST

    18.4 Tabraiz Shamsi to Gulbadin Naib, out, OUT! Gulbadin Naib is gone now! Full ball, on off, Gulbadin Naib looks to get under it and go big downtown. But gets the bottom part of his blade as the ball goes high in the air towards extra cover. He comes ahead from long off and takes a fine catch in the end.

  • 6:52 PM IST

    18.3 Tabraiz Shamsi to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, Full ball, on the stumps, Mohammad Nabi sweeps it to short fine leg for a single.

  • 6:51 PM IST

    Who walks in now? It is Rashid Khan! 

  • 6:51 PM IST

    18.2 Tabraiz Shamsi to Mohammad Nabi, no run, Tabraiz Shamsi fires this wide outside off, Mohammad Nabi skips down the track and just about manages to get bat on that one. Pushes it to point.

  • 6:49 PM IST

    18.1 Tabraiz Shamsi to Mohammad Nabi, SIX, SIX! Biggie! Tossed up, on off, Mohammad Nabi makes room and goes inside-out over covers for a maximum. Mohammad Nabi is getting some much-needed boundaries for his confidence. 46 needed off 11 balls.

  • 6:47 PM IST

    17.6 Lungi Ngidi to Gulbadin Naib, 2 runs, Short and around off, pulled to the fine leg fielder for a couple of runs. 

  • 6:46 PM IST

    17.5 Lungi Ngidi to Gulbadin Naib, no run, Good-length delivery, around off, angling in, slower, a swing and a miss from Naib. 

  • 6:46 PM IST

    17.4 Lungi Ngidi to Gulbadin Naib, SIX, SIX! Afghanistan are getting some boundaries now! But, it seems like it’s too late! A juicy full toss, around off, Gulbadin Naib gets low and hammers this one well over deep mid-wicket. 

  • 6:45 PM IST

    17.3 Lungi Ngidi to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, Slower, shorter, around off, hooked to the deep square leg fielder on the bounce for one. 

  • 6:44 PM IST

    17.2 Lungi Ngidi to Mohammad Nabi, no run, Well bowled now! Yorker, outside off, Nabi looks to dig this one out but misses. 

  • 6:44 PM IST

    17.1 Lungi Ngidi to Mohammad Nabi, SIX, SIX! Nicely struck by Nabi! In the arc around off, on a length, Mohammad Nabi whacks this one over the long off fence for a biggie. 

  • 6:42 PM IST

    16.6 Dwaine Pretorius to Gulbadin Naib, no run, A dot to end! Slower, length, outside off, Naib misses his shot. 

  • 6:42 PM IST

    16.6 Dwaine Pretorius to Gulbadin Naib, wide, 1 run, WIDE. Poor from Dwaine Pretorius as he bowls his third wide of the over! Wider outside off, fuller too, Naib does not play at this. Wided. 

  • 6:42 PM IST

    16.5 Dwaine Pretorius to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, Hit down to the left of the long on fielder for a single. 

  • 6:41 PM IST

    16.5 Dwaine Pretorius to Mohammad Nabi, wide, 1 run, WIDE. Fuller, way outside off, Nabi leaves it. 

  • 6:41 PM IST

    16.4 Dwaine Pretorius to Mohammad Nabi, SIX, DROPPED AND SIX! A good effort but it was not enough. On a length, around off, Mohammad Nabi stays back and slams this one towards the long off region. David Miller leaps high, gets his fingertips on the ball, but does not hold on and the ball ricochets past the ropes for a biggie. 

  • 6:40 PM IST

    16.3 Dwaine Pretorius to Mohammad Nabi, no run, Yorker outside off, Nabi looks to dig this out but fails to do so. 

  • 6:39 PM IST

    16.3 Dwaine Pretorius to Mohammad Nabi, wide, 1 run, WIDE. Outside the tramline on the off side, left alone. 

  • 6:39 PM IST

    16.2 Dwaine Pretorius to Gulbadin Naib, 1 run, Width offered outside off, Gulbadin Naib slaps this to the long off region for one. 

  • 6:38 PM IST

    16.1 Dwaine Pretorius to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, Outside off, hit through mid off for a single.

  • 6:37 PM IST

    15.6 Keshav Maharaj to Gulbadin Naib, no run, Another dot ball to end the over! Full, on the stumps, Gulbadin Naib pushes it away towards the on side.

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