South Africa have won the toss & opted to bat first up against India in the 8th match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 from Ageas Bowl, Southampton.
In the first inning African openers Hashim Amla flopped again in this match after scored 6 runs only.
Quinton de Kock went back to pavilion as well but skipper himself Francois du Plessis played well as knocked 38 runs at the crucial time for his team.
In the middle of the inning Rassie van der Dussen and David Miller provided them some sort of partnership to get ahead of the scoreboard.
While Andile Phehlukwayo, Chris Morris and Kagiso Rabada replied with their bat at the ending knocked for their team as South Africa posted 227 runs on the scoreboard with the lost 9 wickets after 50 overs.
As YuzvendraChahal did magic with his bowling off taken 4 important wickets by just conceded 51 runs in his 10 overs.
In the runs chase Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan went back to pavilion after scored 8 runs only.
Virat Kohli and Lokesh Rahul provided them some sort of partnership to carry ahead the scoreboard.
Dhoni scored 34 runs off 46 balls but Rohit Sharma did exactly what he should have done after got lots of chances as he was centurion scored 122 runs not out off just faced 144 balls including 13, fours and 2, sixes.
India beat up to South Africa by 6 wickets in the 8th match of ICC World Cup 2019. South Africa have lost 3 consecutively games so far in this tournament.
Rohit Sharma was awarded the player of the match for his outstanding century single handedly finished the game in his style.