WATCH: Virat Kohli left stunned as David Miller takes one-handed screamer
- South Africa's David Miller produced a sensational effort on the field and grabbed a one-handed stunner to send India opener Shikhar Dhawan packing
- Miller ran towards the ball, dived towards his right and completed a blinder of a catch
- The superhuman effort from the South African left Kohli amazed
NEW DELHI: Virat Kohli’s stunning diving catch to dismiss South Africa opener Quinton de Kock in the first innings of the second T20 international enthralled fans in Mohali and the world over. But when South Africa took the field, it was David Miller who pulled off a move that stunned even captain Kohli.
South Africa’s David Miller produced a sensational effort on the field and grabbed a one-handed stunner to send India opener Shikhar Dhawan packing. Virat Kohli's expression said it all.
Unbelievable flying catch by David Miller. #INDvSA #Miller #Kohli https://t.co/E18oQtklhG— एक खिलाड़ी (@Mani_d_Gamer) 1568872649000
Virat Kohli’s reaction after Killer Miller brilliant catch !! #IndvsSA #INDvSA https://t.co/x0FR72gLlN— Trojan_Horse (@sampath0272) 1568824298000
That reaction of #kohli tells u how amazing that #Miller catch was. One of the best in recent times 😎😎😎😎😎 #IndvsSA… https://t.co/j6gvY7tpkX— Vemula Rakesh Kumar (@Rakeshhh333) 1568823839000
The incident took place in the 12th over of the India innings when Dhawan, who was batting on 40 runs, smashed Proteas spinner Tabraiz Shamsi towards long-on.
Miller, who was alert in the long-on region, ran towards the ball, dived towards his right and completed a blinder of a catch. The superhuman effort from the South African left Kohli amazed.
That though wasn't enough to stop India. The hosts went on to win the match by 7 wickets to take 1-0 lead in the three-match series. The first match of the 2 T20 series was washed out in Dharamsala.
Kohli’s men will now face South Africa in the third and final T20 international on Sunday in Bengaluru.