Pakistan vs South Africa 2021 Test Series: Pakistan defeated South Africa in a Test series after a long time of 18 years. The national team won the Rawalpindi Test by 95 runs, with Hassan Ali taking 10 wickets.
Pakistan Vs South Africa Day 5 Highlights
Pakistan beat South Africa by 95 runs in the second Test. In the first innings of the second Test of the two-match series played in Rawalpindi, Pakistan scored 272 runs in reply to which the visitors were bowled out for 201 runs. The national team was bowled out for 298 in the second innings and set a target of 370 for South Africa to win, in response to which the visitors scored 274. This is the first time since 2003 that Pakistan has beaten South Africa in a Test series. Is defeated.
In the opening overs on the last day of the second Test, Hassan Ali gave Pakistan two victories. Van der Dussen was dismissed for 48 and Faf Duplessis for 5, with Eden Markram and Tamba Bauma scoring 106 runs.
Markram scored a magnificent century but as soon as he got the new ball, Hassan Ali sent Markram to the pavilion for 108 runs and on the next ball, he also dismissed captain Quentin de Cock which proved to be the turning point of the match.
Tamba Bauma’s resistance was crushed by 61 runs, Wayne Milder scored 20 runs, Dan Elgar scored 17 runs while Keshu Maharaj and Kagisu Rabada were dismissed without opening an account. For the national team, Hassan Ali took five wickets, Shaheen Afridi four and Yasir Shah one. Hassan Ali took 10 wickets in Tests overall. Earlier, the opening batsmen of the national team against South Africa also failed in the second innings.
Imran Butt 0, Abid Ali 13, Babar Azam 8, Azhar Ali 33, Fawad Alam 12, Fahim Ashraf 29, Yasir Shah 23, Hassan Ali 5 and Shaheen Afridi were out for 4 runs. Wicketkeeper-batsman Mohammad Rizwan completed the first century of his Test career. Noman was dismissed for 45 while Mohammad Rizwan remained unbeaten on 115. George Linde managed to take 5 wickets. Keshu Maharaj took 3 wickets and Kagisu Rabada took 2 wickets.
Earlier, South Africa captain Quentin de Kock was dismissed for 29 in the first innings, Wayne Milder for 33 and George Linde for 21. Dan Elgar 15, Van der Dawson was bowled without opening an account. Faf Dupleix fell victim to Faheem Ashraf after scoring 17 runs, Eden Markram was dismissed for 32 runs. Tamba Bauma remained unbeaten on 44 runs. For the national team, Hassan Ali took five wickets, while Noman Ali, Fahim Ashraf and Shaheen Afridi took one wicket each.
After the failure of the top order in the first innings, the national team managed to score 272 runs thanks to the responsible batting of Faheem Ashraf, captain Babar Azam and Fawad Alam. Babar Azam (77) and Fawad Alam (45) were all out while Faheem Ashraf (78) remained unbeaten. Imran Butt 15, Abid Ali 6, Azhar Ali 0, Mohammad Rizwan 18 runs were the guests. Hassan Ali, Yasir Shah and Noman Ali scored 8.8 runs. For North Africa, Energ Nortje took 5 wickets and Kishore Maharaj took 3 wickets. Captain Babar Azam said that Kohi has retained the Karachi Test team. On the other hand, the visiting team replaced Longi Ngidi with all-rounder Wayne Milder. It should be noted that Pakistan had defeated South Africa in the Test in Karachi.
Hassan Ali, who bowled brilliantly on the last day of the Rawalpindi Test, celebrated today with another style after taking wickets after his unique ‘generator’ style. Cricket fans on social media said that Hassan Ali has named his wicket taker through this style.