New Delhi. In the 18th match of the T20 World Cup 2021 played between South Africa and West Indies, umpire Aleem Dar narrowly escaped twice. A major accident was averted in this match. In fact, umpire Dar was officiating in this match and during the match, he was a victim of a major accident twice on the same ball. Now its video is becoming increasingly viral on social media and the way the umpire saved his life, he is also being praised.
The matter is of the 20th over of the Caribbean innings. Batting first, the Windies team scored 143 runs for 8 wickets in the allotted over. Kieron Pollard was on strike in the last over and he played a straight shot off the ball of Pretorius, the ball came fast towards the umpire and Dar equally saved himself from injury with this shot, but due to this he fell down .
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The ball was going towards the boundary when fielder Rasi van der Dusan stopped it and threw it. Dar was in trouble on this throw too and he again saved his life on this throw. Talking about the match, South African team won by 8 wickets in this match. This is the first victory of the South African team in the T20 World Cup 2021.
He had to face defeat against Australia in the last match. At the same time, the Caribbean team has lost two of its matches and now its hopes in the tournament are going down. Batting first, Windies scored 143 runs against South Africa, which South Africa achieved at the loss of 2 wickets. Reeza Hendricks made 39, Van der Dusan 43 and Aiden Markram scored an unbeaten 51.