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South Africa Vs New Zealand Twenty 20 inaugural international cricket match

South Africa Vs New Zealand First Twenty 20 international cricket match

New Zealand beat South Africa in the first official South Africa Vs New Zealand Twenty 20 international between the two teams.

In the South Africa Vs New Zealand first Twenty 20 cricket match,South Africa batted first and made a hash of a great start provided by Smith and Kallis. Within no time,South Africa were off to a rollicking start in this South Africa Vs New Zealand encounter- making 84 runs off just 9.4 overs,with Smith making 61 off just 43 balls.

Spinners had made a late entry into one day international matches,but it appears that spinners have shown their merit early in the history of Twenty 20 cricket. In this South Africa Vs New Zealand Twenty 20 cricket match,Patel and Astle took 3 wickets each as the South African batsmen commited hara-kiri and were all out for 133 in 19.4 overs.

 

New Zealand beat South Africa at a canter in the inaugural South Africa Vs New Zealand Twenty 20 cricket match

The New Zealand batsmen did not do anything foolish in this South Africa Vs New Zealand Twenty 20 match and walked away with the win with over 3 overs to spare. Fleming played a captain's knock for New Zealand with a careful knock of 31 runs off 25 balls, and the New Zealand won by virtue of the great performance of their spin bowlers

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