Harshal Patel was dismissed by South Africa twice in the same ball. Harshal hit a tremendous four to escape 2 times.
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In the third T20 match against South Africa Harshal Patel He got life twice in the same ball, after which he made fun of the visiting team by hitting a tremendous boundary. Actually, batting first, South Africa scored 227 runs for 3 wickets in 20 overs. However, after this the Indian team could not achieve the target. Chasing the target, the start of the Indian team was very poor and captain Rohit Sharma got out on zero. After this Shreyas Iyer also returned to the pavilion soon.
After losing 2 wickets for 4 runs, Rishabh Pant and Dinesh Karthik tried to handle the innings, after both were dismissed, Axar Patel and Harshal Patel tried to take responsibility. Meanwhile, in the 9th over, Harshal Patel was saved from getting out twice on the fourth ball of Keshav Maharaj.
Dekock had already started celebrating
In fact, Harshal played Keshav Maharaj’s ball towards mid-wicket, where Pretorius missed the catch. While wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock thought that the fielder had taken the catch and he ran forward to celebrate, but only then the fielder threw the ball towards him, so that he could run out Harshal, who was out of the crease, but de Kock Missed it too.
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Harshal could not take advantage of life donation
Harshal got life twice in the same ball. He celebrated it by hitting a tremendous four on the next ball. However, Harshal could not take much advantage of this life and got out after scoring just 17 runs. Harshal hit 1 six and 2 fours in his innings. Lungi Egidi made him his victim.
India lost in the third match
Talking about the match, South Africa, batting first, scored 227 runs for 3 wickets. In reply, the Indian team was reduced to 178 runs in 18.3 overs. Dinesh Karthik scored the highest 46 runs for India. There itself Deepak Chahar Scored 31 runs in 17 balls. However, this was not enough for him to win India. However, India won the series 2-1.