South African batters felt the wrath of Arshdeep Singh in the first T20 game of 3-match series in Thiruvananthapuram.
India after winning the toss invited South Africa to bat first. Proteas lost their captain Bavuma in the first over on Deepak Chahal’s inswing delivery. After that, Arshdeep Singh came to bat and completely dismantled South Africa’s top order.
Arshdeep made Quinton de dock his first prey, who got dismissed after ball knocked off his stump with an inside edge. On the 4th delivery of the over, Arshdeep got rid of Rilee Rossouw on his swinging delivery. Just on the next delivery, Arshdeep knocked off middle stump of Dangerous David Miller who got out without scoring any run.
South Africa had lost 5 wickets inside 3 overs. Deepak Chahal picked Stubbs’ wicket and then South Africa were 9/6. At the moment, South Africa is batting on 50 runs after 12 overs. Arshdeep has taken 3 wickets, Chahar has taken 2 & Harshal Patel has picked one wicket.