The losing streak of India against South Africa ended in Indore, where the team India has not lost any one-day match. India won the first match of this season. Now both of the teams are equal to 1-1, in 5 match series.
By winning the toss, the team was decided to bat first in second one-day match of the series and could only manage 247 runs despite 2 half-centuries.
On the field, where it was hoped for more than 300 scores, there the team could only score 247 runs on 9 wickets in 50 overs. The captain Dhoni had six on the last ball and played an unbeaten innings and scored 92 runs (86 balls, 7 fours and 4 sixes). Besides this, Ajinkya Rahane contributed 51 runs.
After the failure of the batsmen, Indian bowlers had the responsibility to stop the small target of 248 runs, in which they were succeeded. The African team was bowled out for 225 in 43.4 overs. Akshar Patel, who had poor performance in last matches, played amazing in the match by pulling the top ranking and took 3 wickets for 39 runs. Bhubaneswar Kumar took 3 wickets
From the African team, fast bowler Dale Steyn took 3 wickets while Morne Morkel and Imran Tahir had 2-2 wickets.
Virat Kohli hunt by his stupidity
Virat Kohli (12) could not even bat in this game much longer. He was run out in a very stupid way. Rahane had refused to run, but He did not stop and angrily walked towards the pavilion after run out.