Pakistan National Cricket Team specific pacer Haris Rauf grabbed a fully stupendous catch to dismiss the South Africa Nationwide Cricket Workforce tailender Lungi Ngidi within the twenty sixth match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 on the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai on Friday, October 27.
Haris Rauf gave all of it for his group in his final over of the match and bowled exceptionally effectively. He bowled 4 dot balls and likewise bagged an important wicket of Lungi Ngidi to cut back the Proteas to 260/9. He might have gotten another wicket if the DRS determination had gone of their favor.
On the third ball of the forty sixth over, Haris Rauf bowled a 147kph supply to Lungi Ngidi, who acquired a thick forefront on the flick. The ball went within the air, however it didn’t appear to be the catch can be accomplished as Rauf was far-off.
Nonetheless, to everybody’s shock, Haris Rauf put in an unbelievable dive and plucked an absolute screamer along with his left hand, earlier than throwing the ball within the air to have fun the wicket.
Lungi Ngidi was again within the hut after scoring simply 4 runs off 14 balls, leaving South Africa in a depressing place within the match.
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In the long run, Keshav Maharaj and Tabraiz Shamsi remained unbeaten and added essential 11 runs to finish the run-chase and assist their aspect with the thrilling match by 1 wicket.
In the course of the post-match presentation ceremony, Pakistan skipper Babar Azam expressed his disappointment over the defeat. He mentioned that they had been 10-15 runs brief within the match. He mentioned:
“We’re very shut, we didn’t end effectively. Very disappointing for the entire group. We fought again very effectively. Within the batting we had been 10-15 brief. The quick bowlers and spinners fought effectively however sadly it was to not be.”
Whereas speaking about DRS choices not getting in Pakistan’s favor, Babar Azam mentioned:
“It’s a part of the sport, in DRS it’s a part of the sport. Had he given it out, it will have favored us. Now we have a chance to win this and keep within the race however to not be. We’ll attempt our greatest within the subsequent 3 matches and put our efforts and play for Pakistan. Let’s see the place we are going to standafter that.