India won second T20 by 7 wickets, Virat Kohli created history, see
Captain Virat Kohli's unbeaten half-century helped India beat South Africa by 7 wickets in the second T20 International match played at the IS Brinda Stadium in Mohali. Batting first, South Africa scored a respectable score of 149 runs for the loss of five wickets in 20 overs, with captain Quinton de Kock's 52 and Temba Bavuma's 49 runs. India achieved this goal by losing 3 wickets in 19 overs.
Virat Kohli, the hero of the victory, scored an unbeaten 72 runs with the help of 4 fours and 3 sixes in 52 balls. Many big records were also made in this match, let's know.
1. The most runs
Virat Kohli has become the highest run-scorer in T20 Internationals. After this match, he has scored 2440 runs. He left behind Rohit Sharma, who has 2434 runs in his name
2. Most innings of more than 50 runs
Virat Kohli has reached the first position in the innings of 50 or more runs in T20 International cricket. Kohli has 22 fifties in this format.
3. Shahid Afridi's equal
Virat Kohli received the Man of the Match award for the winning half-century. T20 has jointly reached number two in terms of winning the highest man of the match award in international cricket. He equaled Shahid Afridi, who has received this honor 11 times in 99 matches.
4. First win at home against SA
This is the first time India has beaten South Africa in a T20 International match on their own soil.
5. Rohit created history
In his 12-run innings, Rohit made history by hitting 2 sixes. Rohit has completed his 300 sixes as an opening batsman in international cricket. He is the first cricketer from India to do this feat.