After Virat Kohli’s heroics, Jadeja shines in India’s big win

ODI World Cup 2023. The 37th match of the World Cup 2023 was played between India and South Africa on 5 November at Eden Gardens. This was India’s eighth consecutive win in the tournament. Virat Kohli had performed brilliantly in this match. Ravindra Jadeja was the choice of bowlers. Chasing the target of 327 runs, the Indian team was reduced to 83 runs in 27.1 overs. Rohit and Company won this match by 243 runs.

Indian batsmen suffered a setback against South African bowlers
The African team, which has been in good form so far in the tournament, today faltered like a pack of cards in front of the Indian bowlers. Six batsmen could not even reach double figures. The top scorer for the team was lower-ranked player Marco Jansson. He scored 14 runs on 30 balls. Apart from Jansen, Rassie van der Dussen managed to score 13 runs in 32 balls.

Ravindra Jadeja took four wickets.

Ravindra Jadeja was India’s best bowler in the series against South Africa. He bowled nine overs for the Blue Team, giving up five hits for 33 runs. Mohammed Shami and Kuldeep Yadav got one wicket each.

India has taken a lead of 326 runs.
Earlier, Kolkata won the toss and batted first and scored 326 runs for five wickets. Batting at number three for the Blue team, Virat Kohli once again looked in great form. He scored 101 runs on 121 balls. Apart from him, Iyer was successful in scoring a half-century while batting at number four.

Ngidi, Jansen, Rabada, Shamsi and Maharaj got one success each.
For South Africa, Lungi Ngidi, Marco Jansen, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi and Keshav Maharaj took one wicket each.

The Indian team is on top in the points table.
The Indian team is on top of the points table after 37 matches of the World Cup 2023. The blue team has won all its matches in the tournament. Team India has the highest number of points in the points table with 16 points (2.456). They are followed by South Africa (12), Australia (10) and New Zealand (08).