IND vs SA: South Africa defeated the Indian team by seven wickets in the first T20 match in a bang. There were two major reasons for India’s defeat in this match, due to which the Indian team had to face defeat. Due to this defeat, Team India missed out on making a big world record.
Indian bowlers bowled poorly
Indian bowlers bowled very poorly in the middle overs. He conceded a lot of runs in the middle overs. Experienced Bhuvneshwar Kumar gave 43 runs in 4 overs. At the same time, Avesh Khan spent 35 runs in 4 overs. Harshal Patel also proved to be very expensive and gave 43 runs in 4 overs. South African batsmen scored fiercely against these bowlers.
Pant failed in captaincy
Rishabh Pant, who was taking over the captaincy of Team India for the first time, was badly flopped in the captaincy. He could not convert the bowling properly. He got Yuzvendra Chahal the highest wicket-taker in IPL 2022 in just two overs. Chahal bowled brilliantly in the IPL. Chahal has that ability to take wickets on any pitch.
Pant’s dream broken
Team India had won 12 consecutive T20 matches under the captaincy of Rohit Sharma since the T20 World Cup. If Team India had won today’s match, then it would have become the team that won the most T20 matches, but this dream was broken under the captaincy of Rishabh Pant. Batting first after losing the toss, Ishan Kishan scored the most runs for the Indian team. He contributed 75 runs.