ICC World Cup 2019 match no 30. Pakistan vs South Africa game is on. Pakistan gives a target of 308 runs to South Africa. All the Pakistani players really played very well. Definitely the total runs was a result of a great team performance.
In the beginning of the match Pakistan won the toss. Hence they decided to bat first. Imam-ul-Haq and Fakhar Zaman scores 44 each in 58 balls and 50 balls respectively. Also Babar has played very well securing 69 runs. Harish Sohail has played a very effective innings for his national team. He scores 89 runs with only 59 balls. After he gets out with a catch with ball from Lungi Ngidi.
South African batsman Amla gets leg by wicket with the ball from Amir. Quinton De Kock also tried very hard to score a good runs. He scores 47 with 60 balls. He really missed his well deserved half-century. De-Kock also hits two great over boundary against the Pakistani bowlers. Faf Du Plessis also scored 63 out of 79 balls. Miller scores 31 runs with 37 balls.
After 30 overs of South Africa batting, 166 runs were needed to win. At that time Faf Du Plessis gets out with the ball from Amir. The winning percentage of South Africa is really shocking. The team like South Africa is performing very poor in this world cup. South Africa just won a single match against Afganistan.
In 2011 and 2015 they played better than this scenario this year. Therefore they earned only 3 points after playing 6 matches. The same condition is also noticeable is case of Paksitan. They have only a winning match against England in 2019 ICC World Cup.
Pakistan earned 3 points by playing 5 matches. The South Africa match may change the standings of Pakistan. The Pakistan cricket players are really fielded very well to save the boundaries.
South Africa needs 145 runs with 81 balls. The win prediction is 90% for Pakistan. The require run rate is 10.9. Now the game is totally changing. South Africa completed 200 runs with 42 overs. Now they needs 108 runs from 48 balls.
After 44 overs South Africa needs 88 runs in 36 balls. The possibility of winning is very high for Pakistan Cricket team.