Dale Steyn was caught by Sarfraz Ahmed off the bowling of Mohammad Irfan © Getty Images (File Photo)
Dale Steyn was caught by Sarfraz Ahmed off the bowling of Mohammad Irfan © Getty Images (File Photo)

South Africa lost their seventh wicket with 138 runs on board at the end of 24 overs during their ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 match against Pakistan at the Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday. Dale Steyn was the latest batsman to depart, edging a Mohammad Irfan delivery to wicket-keeper Sarfraz Ahmed after scoring 16 runs off 17 balls, with Irfan taking his third wicket of the innings.  LIVE CRICKET UPDATES AND COMMENTARY: Pakistan vs South Africa in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

South Africa suffered a batting collapse as they lost as many as four batsmen — Hashim Amla, Faf du Plessis, David Miller and Rilee Rossouw — in quick succession. Rossouw faced nine balls and hit one boundary to score six runs.  LIVE CRICKET BALL-BY-BALL COMMENTARY AND SCORE UPDATES: Pakistan vs South Africa in ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

Earlier, Misbah-ul-Haq‘s half-century and Sarfraz Ahmed‘s rapid 49 were the only bright spots as Pakistan were bowled out for 222 in 46.4 overs against South Africa, in their ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 match at the Eden Park in Auckland on Saturday. South Africa will be chasing 232 as per the revised target according to the Duckworth-Lewis method.  South Africa were very impressive with Dale Steyn taking three wickets and Kyle Abbott and Morne Morkel taking two wickets each. ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Complete Coverage