IND vs SA 3rd T20: India Beat South Africa By 48 Runs

IND vs SA 3rd T20: India Beat South Africa By 48 Runs
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IND vs SA 3rd T20: Team India has got the first victory in the ongoing T20 series against South Africa. Team India defeated South Africa by 48 runs in the third T20 match played in Visakhapatnam on Tuesday. With this, India has returned to the five-match series and now the score is 1-2.

It is India’s first win under the captaincy of Rishabh Pant. Team India batted first in this match and scored 179 on the basis of Rituraj Gaikwad-Ishan Kishan’s explosive opening partnership. Opener Rituraj Gaikwad scored 57 runs, and Ishan Kishan scored 54 runs.

Team India’s bowlers, who were performing poorly in the last two matches, made a comeback here and troubled the African batsmen fiercely. Chahal and Harshal made a comeback in the series. Harshal Patel took four, and Yuzvendra Chahal took three wickets. Spinner Yuzvendra Chahal took three wickets for 20 runs, and Harshal Patel took four wickets for 25 runs. In the third match of the five-match series played here, the Indian team made a comeback performing all-round. However, the South African team is still maintaining a 2-1 lead in the series.

Here the South African captain won the toss for the third time in a row and decided to field first. The Indian team had scored 179 runs for five wickets in 20 overs, in response, the South African team could only score 131 runs in 19.1 overs.

Ishaan showed the form

Ishan Kishan, who could not perform as expected in IPL 15, showed great form in this series. Ishaan has scored 164 runs in the series so far in three matches with the help of two half-centuries. Ishaan scored 54 runs in 35 balls with five fours and two sixes in the third T20.

The opponent could not stand

In the Ind vs SA 3rd T20 played on Tuesday, Indian spin bowlers Yuzvendra Chahal and Harshal Patel did not give South Africa’s top order a chance to survive. Captain Temba Bavuma (8 runs), Reeza Hendricks (23 runs), Dwayne Pretorius (20 runs), and Rassie van der Dussen could only make one run. Heinrich Klaasen scored the highest 29 runs for the team.

Rituraj’s first half-century

Recovering from the disappointment of the last two matches, opener Rituraj Gaikwad scored the first half-century of his T20 career in the third match on Tuesday. Rituraj scored 57 runs in 35 balls with seven fours and two sixes.

IPL Media Rights 2023 to 2027

Three companies bought rights for 48390 crores. The media rights of IPL from 2023 to 2027 have been sold. Due to this, the BCCI has earned a bumper of Rs 48,390 crores.
Three big companies Disney Star, Viacom18, and Times Internet took over the broadcast rights of the IPL.

Rights sold in the packages as

Package A: Star India buys TV rights for the Indian subcontinent for Rs 23,575 cr.
Package B: Viacom buys digital streaming rights for Rs 20,500 cr.
Package C: Viacom spent 3,258 crores for a total of 18 matches in a single season (which includes the opener, 13 double headers, and four playoff matches).
Package D: Viacom 18 and Times Internet spends Rs 1,057 cr.