"A gun is no more dangerous than a cricket bat in the hands of a madman"
(By Prince Philip)
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Faf Du Plessis's 3rd Century puts South Africa in Tri-series's final
In Harare (ZIMBABWE) today very very important match was played between South Africa and Zimbabwe.Zimbabwe won the toss and elected to field first.Zimbabweans were considering the Harare's wicket may be difficult for the first batting team,but SA proved this wrong as they batted extremely well.In the very early stage of the game,it was looking that Zimbabwe decided well to bowl first as they picked up 3 wickets on the score 96 in 20.5 overs as their three main player including world class batsman Amla went back to dressing room.But Faf Duplessis came and jam on the pitch and washed out all the Zimbabweans bowlers.Du plessis batted extremely well and stayed on the pitch till 48th over and hence S.A succeeded to gave a well total to Zimbabwe for chase.Du plessis faced 140 balls and scored 121 runs including 5 fours and 4 brilliant sixes.His strike rate was too good.Because of Du Plessis brilliant inning,S.A won the match by 63 runs as Zimbabwe all out at 208 in 47.2 overs.Faf Du Plessis was declared as man of the match due to his great performance.Pics are taken from http://www.espncricinfo.com/.