South Africa National Cricket Team captain Temba Bavuma offered an replace on his health after the victory over Hashmatullah Shahidi-led Afghanistan Nationwide Cricket Group within the forty second match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 on Friday, November 10 on the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
Afghanistan gained the toss and elected to bat first within the match. They had been in a position to put up a difficult complete of 244 runs on the board. The highest performer for the aspect was all-rounder Azmatullah Omarzai, who batted exceptionally nicely in opposition to the sturdy Proteas bowling unit. Omarzai, nonetheless, was extraordinarily unfortunate as he wasn’t in a position to full his century. The all-rounder was left unbeaten on the rating of 97 off 107 balls.
For South Africa, the right-arm pacer Gerald Coetzee was the highest performer as he bagged a 4-wicket haul. Keshav Maharaj and Lungi Ngidi picked two wickets every whereas Andile Phehlukwayo received one wicket. Chasing the goal, Quinton de Kock and Temba Bavuma offered the aspect with an excellent begin and after that, Rassie van der Dussen (76) batted brilliantly to steer his aspect to a 5-wicket win.
My leg is sore, don’t know to what extent, it’s gonna must be high quality – Temba Bavuma
The Proteas captain Temba Bavuma confronted some points together with his leg throughout the match in opposition to Afghanistan. He was seen hobbling whereas fielding within the first innings. Additionally, whereas batting he appeared in excessive discomfort and wasn’t in a position to run correctly.
Talking after the match, Temba Bavuma stated that he doesn’t know the extent of points in his leg. He stated:
“My leg is sore, don’t know to what extent, it’s gonna must be high quality. I had the choice of coming off. I wished to be on the market with the fellows. Alternative for me to spend a while out within the center. That’s what I felt was proper at that second.”
Temba Bavuma added that they are going to take a whole lot of confidence heading into the semi-finals after incomes a win whereas chasing. Temba Bavuma additionally lauded Rassie van der Dussen for his improbable innings.
“Profitable is a behavior, we wish to take that momentum by means of. We batted second and to recover from the road in that method, that’s going to place a whole lot of confidence. Unbelievable knock by Rassie who took possession of the innings and guys batted round him. The wicket received higher. We’ll take the win, take the boldness and the momentum that comes with it. We’d prefer to be enjoying right here once more. We now have an enormous hurdle that we have now to recover from first that’s Australia in Kolkata,” Temba Bavuma stated.