Harshal Patel Leads India to Victory With Best T20I Figures, and Twitter Applauds Bowler’s Performance. Harshal Patel dismissed opener Reeza Hendricks during the powerplay. But it was his second spell that proved decisive. As he removed the in-form David Miller with a slower delivery to all but ensure India’s victory following a strong showing by the batters.
He returned to dismiss Kagiso Rabada and last man Tabraiz Shamsi for his best ever international T20 figures. Moreover, Yuzvendra Chahal was the standout bowler, taking crucial wickets of Rassie van der Dussen, Dwaine Pretorius, and the in-form Heinrich Klaasen to break South Africa’s batting. Bhuvneshwar Kumar bowled well as well.
India got off to a flying start thanks to half-centuries from openers Ruturaj Gaikwad and Ishan Kishan.
T20I :Twitter Applauds Bowler Harshal Patel Performance
Harshal Patel’s performance as he cast a spell on the Proteas with his variety and slower deliveries celebrated on Twitter. Here are a few tweets to get you started.