South Africa defeated Pakistan by 17 runs and levelled the series in the 2nd one-day international against Pakistan at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg despite a wonderful innings by Fakhar Zaman.
The left handed opening batsman Fakhar Zaman scored 193 off 155 balls with 10 sixes and 18 fours but he lacked support at the other end as Pakistan made 324 for 9 in reply to South Africa’s 341 for 6.
South Africa’s Quinton de Kock, Skipper Temba Bavuma, Rassie van der Dussen and David Miller hit half-centuries for South Africa, who were sent in Pakistan’s chances seemed to be minimal when fast bowler Anrich Nortje dismissed Pakistani skipper Babar Azam for 31 in his first over and followed up with 2 more quick wickets to reduce the tourists to 85 for 4.
But Fakhar Zaman played an stunning inning to keep their hopes alive until he was deceptive run out in the last over.
Fakhar Zaman bagged the player of the match award.
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