Champions Trophy Match Peek Review: India walkover South Africa and enter Semi’s

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Match Basics

Match: South Africa vs India

Group: A

Date: 11th June

Ground: The Oval, London

Umpires: PR Reiffel, Australia and Aleem Dar, Pakistan

Toss won by: India and decided to field


Scorecard Summary

1st Team Play: South Africa 191 in 44.3 Overs

–          Performers: Batsman – Q. de Kock 53.  Bowlers – B. Kumar 2 for 23, J.J. Burmah 2 for 28.

Target: 192

2nd Team Play: India 193 for 2 in 38.0 Overs

–         Performers: Batsmen –  S. Dhawan 78, Y.Kohli 76.

Result:   India won by 8 wickets

Man of Match: J.J. Bumrah, India

Champions Trophy Standings: as of 12.6.2017 – Updated: 1:00 am PST



-South Africa had a convincing start through its first four batsmen, after their dismissals the self- destruction started and continued till the end. but a low-spirited finish.

-Overall India performed extremely well in all departments – Bowling, Fielding and Batting which enabled the team to moreover keep a tight winning grip of the match.

– All the bowlers bowled very well and in a controlled manner an example being of Jadeja who in his 10 allotted  overs did not give away a single boundary.

– The Indian fielders were very successful in building pressure on South Africa by restricting their running between the wickets.




South Africa:

AB de Villiers –Captain,

Andile Phehlukwayo,

Chris Morris,

David Miller,

Faf du Plessis,

Hashim Amla,

Imran Tahir

JP Duminy,

Kagiso Rabada,

Morne Morkel,

Quinton de Kock



Bhuvneshwar Kumar,

Hardik Pandya,

Jasprit Bumrah,

Kedar Jadhav,

MS Dhoni,

Ravindra Jadeja,

Rohit Sharma,

  1. Ashwin,

Shikhar Dhawan,

Virat Kohli – Captain,

Yuvraj Singh,


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