IND vs SA 2021-22: In the second test match played between India and South Africa in Johannesburg, South Africa created history by making a successful chase of 240 runs in the fourth innings. Captain Dean Elgar led the team from the front. Playing the captaincy innings of 96 * runs, he gave a spectacular victory to South Africa by 7 wickets. Elgar was also adjudged the player of the match for his brilliant innings. During the post match presentation, the South African captain has given a big statement.
South Africa created history
In the second test match played in Johannesburg, South Africa created history by winning the match by 7 wickets. This is South Africa’s first win against the Indian team at this ground. With this, South Africa has also leveled the series 1-1. Now the third and last match of the series will be played in Cape Town from January 11. Before that, on the fourth day of the second Test match, the hosts achieved the target of 240 runs from India in 67.4 overs by losing three wickets on the fourth day.
Elgar (Dean Elgar) played an unbeaten match-winning innings of 96 runs in 188 balls with the help of 10 fours. He shared a 47-run partnership for the first wicket with Aden Markram (31) and 46 for the second wicket with Keegan Petersen (28) on Thursday after Rossie van der Dusen (Rassie van der Dussen) and 68 runs with Temba Bavuma (23 not out) ensured a spectacular victory for South Africa.
Our bowlers showed great spirit
South African captain Dean Elgar looked very happy after winning this very important match. During the post match presentation, while praising his players, Elgar said,
The basics of the team’s batting and bowling never change. In the first Test match, we could not find the momentum. There we had to face a lot of challenges in batting. We could not even find the rhythm in the batting. Indian bowlers were on top in that match. But now my respect for the bowlers of my team has increased a lot. Our bowlers showed great passion.
gave feedback about his innings
Dean Elgar’s captaincy innings gave South Africa a historic victory. When asked about his innings, he said,
It is always a privilege to represent our country. I think the innings I have played will motivate me more to perform better. The big thing is this innings contributed to the victory.