India vs South Africa 5th T20 2022

India vs South Africa 5th T20 match: Rain spoils the most crucial game of this series. The match was supposed to start at 7:00 om IST at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru, Karnataka on 19th June 2022. Later, the match began at 7:50 pm deciding as a 19-over game of India vs South Africa 5th T20 2022

South Africa won the toss and Chose to field first. Keshav Maharaj captained South Africa for this 5th T20 match in place of Temba Bavuma, being ruled out due to a minor injury.

India vs South Africa 5th T20 2022

The Indian Team batted for 3.3 Overs scoring 28-2. India’s opening batsmen Ishan Kishan (15 runs from 7 deliveries) and Ruturaj Gaikwad (10 runs from 12 deliveries) had to depart at an early stage after their dismissal by South African fast bowler Lungi Ngidi.

As the heavy showers of rain started again. the match was halted again. The decision was taken by the match officials to reduce per over for every four minutes. Later, when the rain seemed to be reduced, it was decided as a 5-over match per side.

At 9:39 pm IST, the match officials have given a conclusion that the game has been abandoned and the series win was shared by 2-2. among both the teams.

India made a brilliant comeback in Vizag and Rajkot after losing their first two T20 matches against South Africa in Delhi and Odisha.

According to the pitch reports, this venue has been a nightmare for many bowlers and a grand feast for many batters.

India vs South Africa 5th T20 2022:Playing XI For Both The Teams


1.Ruturaj Gaikwad
2.Ishan Kishan
3.Shreyas Iyer
4.Rishabh Pant(w/c)
5.Hardik Pandya
6.Dinesh Karthik
7.Axar Patel
8.Harshal Patel
9.Bhuvneshwar Kumar
10.Yuzvendra Chahal
11.Avesh Khan


1. Quinton de Kock(w)
2.Reeza Hendricks
3.Rassie van der Dussen
4.David Miller
5.Heinrich Klaasen
6.Tristan Stubbs
7.Dwaine Pretorius
8.Kagiso Rabada
9.Keshav Maharaj(c)
10.Lungi Ngidi
11.Anrich Nortje

Overall Facts of India vs South Africa T20 Series 2022

India vs South Africa 5th T20 2022

Overall, it was a good series for both teams. At the same time, it is disappointing for both teams not to get a full game to make the series much more exciting. Also, South Africa won the toss throughout the series choosing to field first. Rishabh Pant as a young Indian Team Captain gained new experiences in this series and could have been the first series win for him as well.

India vs South Africa 5th T20 2022

Indian fast bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar was awarded Player of The Series for his excellent performance. According to the latest news, many cricket fans have been demanding a refund after the cancellation of the match.

As this series has been concluded and drawn by 2-2, the Indian team is now heading toward the UK for two T20 matches against Ireland followed by the upcoming series against England. Hardik Pandya will lead the side against Ireland in this series. There are many entertaining schedules lined up for the upcoming months.

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