SOUTH AFRICA VS PAKISTAN Fifth One day
South Africa vs Pakistan (2018 – 2019) Fifth ODI Match commenced on January 30, 2019, Wednesday 1:00 P.M. local
Venue: Newlands, Cape Town
Umpires: Gregory Brathwaite & Adrian Holdstock.
Third Umpire: Paul Reiffel
Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle
South Africa Squad for this South Africa vs Pakistan (2018 – 2019) Fifth ODI Match are Quinton de Kock (wk), Hashim Amla, Reeza Hendricks, Faf du Plessis (c), Rassie van der Dussen, Willem Mulder, Dwaine Pretorius, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Dale Steyn, and Imran Tahir.
Players on bench are Tabraiz Shamsi, Aiden Markram, David Miller, and Beuran Hendricks.
Pakistan Playing XI are Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik (c), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Amir, Shaheen Afridi, and Usman Khan.
Substitutes are Hasan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Hussain Talat, and Shan Masood.
South Africa won the toss and opted to bowl.
Pakistan arrived to bat in this South Africa vs Pakistan (2018 – 2019) Fifth ODI Match and lost their first wicket in 2.3 overs of Imam-ul-Haq scoring 8 runs individually as 8/1. Babar Azam (24 runs in 25 balls) joined Fakhar Zaman (70 runs in 73 balls with 10 4s) for second wicket and played until 12.5 overs Dwaine Pretorius bowled Azam when team’s score was 64/2 Fakhar Zaman made a steady half century and got out in 24.5 overs caught by Imran Tahir in Andile Phehlukwayo as fourth wicket. Imad Wasim (47 runs in 31 balls with four 4s and two 6s not out) & Shoaib Malik (31 runs in 44 balls) were main contributors to their final total of 240/8 in 50 overs. Shaheen Afridi was not out with Imad Wasim in the end.
For South Africa, except Imran Tahir all other bowlers picked wicket. Dwaine Pretorius & Andile Phehlukwayo both picked 2 wickets. Dale Steyn, Kagiso Rabada, & Willem Mulder all three bowlers picked a wicket each.
South Africa arrived in the hope of chasing this score of 240 runs to win this contest. South Africa only lost three wickets and reached the target of 241 runs in 50 overs. Quinton de Kock (83 runs in 58 balls with 11 4s and three 6s), Hashim Amla (14 runs in 17 balls), & Reeza Hendricks (34 runs in 33 balls with three 4s and a six) were three wickets all of them got out caught by Hasan Ali, Mohammad Rizwan, & Shaheen Afridi respectively. Faf du Plessis (50 runs in 72 balls) & Rassie van der Dussen (50 runs in 61 balls with three 6s) both players scored 50 runs and remained not out in this South Africa vs Pakistan (2018 – 2019) Fifth ODI Match.
For Pakistan, Usman Khan, Shaheen Afridi, & Mohammad Amir all picked a wicket each. Pakistan bowlers were unsuccessful in restricting the opponents from chasing the target.
PAK 240/8 (50.0 Ovs)
RSA 241/3 (40.0 Ovs)
South Africa won by 7 wickets in this South Africa vs Pakistan (2018 – 2019) Fifth ODI Match and Man of the Match awareded to Quinton de Kock and Man of the Series to Imam-ul-Haq.
South Africa vs Pakistan (2018 – 2019) Fifth ODI Match