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  • 9:23 PM IST

    Mitchell Starc walks in.

  • 9:23 PM IST

    19.2 Anrich Nortje to Ashton Agar, out, OUT! BOWLED! This also means that Warner will be off strike for one more delivery. mission impossible for him and Australia now. A length ball, around middle, Agar looks to pull but the ball skids through and pegs the off stump back!

  • 9:22 PM IST

    19.1 Anrich Nortje to David Warner, 1 run, Just a single. Is that the game? Short and around leg. Warner backs away and punches it straight to sweeper. 16 needed from 5.

  • 9:20 PM IST

    18.6 Kagiso Rabada to Ashton Agar, no run, A dot to finish. Just 3 from the penultimate over! Match-winning one. A length ball, around middle, Agar looks to pull but gets a thick inside edge onto his pads. The ball drops down beside him and there is a single available but understandably, Warner rejects it. He has no choice now. He has to single-handedly try and deliver the impossible. 17 needed from the final over.

  • 9:19 PM IST

    18.6 Kagiso Rabada to Ashton Agar, wide, 1 run, WIDE. Full and down the leg side, Ashton misses his flick.

  • 9:19 PM IST

    18.5 Kagiso Rabada to Ashton Agar, no run, ANOTHER DOT! The crowd is going wild. This is sensational death bowling. Full and outside off, Ashton looks to steer it to third man but misses!

  • 9:19 PM IST

    18.4 Kagiso Rabada to David Warner, 1 run, Full toss, on off, driven straight to Dwaine Pretorius at short extra cover. He fumbles, Warner wants the second but fielder recovers quickly and Warner sends Agar back.

  • 9:19 PM IST

    18.3 Kagiso Rabada to Ashton Agar, 1 run, Short and around off, punched through the covers for just a single. 19 needed from 9 now.

  • 9:19 PM IST

    18.2 Kagiso Rabada to Ashton Agar, no run, DOT BALL! Full and on off, pushed back to the bowler.

  • 9:16 PM IST

    Ashton Agar walks in amidst the chaos.

  • 9:16 PM IST

    18.1 Kagiso Rabada to Matthew Wade, out, OUT! CAUGHT AND BOWLED! The choking continues. The off cutter, outside off, on a length. Wade looks to flick but is early into the shot. He gets a leading edge which goes straight back to the bowler! Rabada is not going to drop those. A short stay for Wade. 20 needed from 11.

  • 9:14 PM IST

    17.6 Lungi Ngidi to Matthew Wade, 1 run, A length ball, outside off, tapped towards point for one more. What an over. Just 5 runs and a wicket from it. Aus are 139/4, needing 20 from 12 balls. SA were 142/3 at this stage!

  • 9:13 PM IST

    Matthew Wade comes in next.

  • 9:13 PM IST

    17.5 Lungi Ngidi to Mitchell Marsh, out, OUT! CAUGHT! Marsh is out of here and Australia are choking under pressure. But what a catch. A slower ball, on a length, outside off, Marsh looks to pull but gets a top edge. Long on gets across, Faf du Plessis manning it, takes the catch but then realizes he is losing balance. Passes the ball but it is slightly wide of David Miller getting across from long off. However, Miller reacts swiftly, dives and takes the catch! What an exhibition of catching that is. 21 needed from 13, with the game slipping away from Australia.

  • 9:13 PM IST

    17.5 Lungi Ngidi to Mitchell Marsh, wide, 1 run, WIDE. This time Ngidi flirts a bit too much with the wide guideline outside off. Perhaps he thought Marsh to get across. But Mitch stays where he is and lets it go.

  • 9:13 PM IST

    17.4 Lungi Ngidi to Mitchell Marsh, no run, DOT BALL! Slower ball, wide outside off, Marsh swings but misses. Pressure stuff.

  • 9:13 PM IST

    17.3 Lungi Ngidi to David Warner, 1 run, Short and outside off, Warner backs away and carves it over point. Just a run.

  • 9:13 PM IST

    17.2 Lungi Ngidi to Mitchell Marsh, 1 run, Outside off, bunted through the covers for a run.

  • 9:13 PM IST

    17.1 Lungi Ngidi to David Warner, 1 run, Comes down the track, takes it on the full and pushes it towards long on for a single. Wants the second but it ain’t there.

  • 9:13 PM IST

    16.6 Kagiso Rabada to David Warner, 1 run, Full on middle and off, pushed through mid on for another single. Just 7 from the over. Excellent bowling. Aus 134/3, need 25 from 18. SA were 138/3!

  • 9:07 PM IST

    16.5 Kagiso Rabada to Mitchell Marsh, 1 run, Outside off, punched through point for just one more.

  • 9:06 PM IST

    16.4 Kagiso Rabada to Mitchell Marsh, 2 runs, A short ball, outside off, Marsh pulls it through mid-wicket and jogs through for the second, as Dwaine Pretorius returns a weak throw, right in the middle of the pitch. De Kock is furious and immediately asks Kagiso Rabada from short extra cover to swap with Pretorius. Now, the umpire signals a SHORT RUN! Basic errors from the Aussies.

  • 9:06 PM IST

    16.3 Kagiso Rabada to David Warner, 1 run, Outside off, punched off the back foot for one more. 29 more needed from 21 balls.

  • 9:06 PM IST

    16.2 Kagiso Rabada to Mitchell Marsh, 1 run, Short and outside off, Marsh slaps it towards cover. Rassie van der Dussen dives full stretch to his left and makes a superb half-stop. But the batsmen take just one.

  • 9:04 PM IST

    16.1 Kagiso Rabada to David Warner, 1 run, Down the leg side, flicked towards deep square leg for a single.

  • 9:03 PM IST

    Kagiso Rabada is back on. 2-0-17-0 so far.

  • 9:02 PM IST

    15.6 Lungi Ngidi to David Warner, 1 run, Down the leg side, flicked towards square leg for a run. 11 runs but a big wicket of Carey from the over. Aus 127/3, need 32 from 24. SA were 127/3 as well!

  • 9:02 PM IST

    15.5 Lungi Ngidi to David Warner, no run, Natural justice. Nothing off the Free Hit. A fine yorker, around leg, Warner can only dig it out back to the bowler.

  • 9:01 PM IST

    FREE HIT TIME!

  • 9:01 PM IST

    15.5 Lungi Ngidi to Mitchell Marsh, no ball, 1 run, NO BALL! Full and around off, Marsh tickles it through mid-wicket for a single. Replays show that the foot was still in! Unlucky is the bowler.

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