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ODI World Cup 2023: The 26th match of the World Cup 2023 was played between Pakistan and South Africa on 27 October in Chennai. Both teams performed well in this match, but Vijayashree remained in Africa’s court. Pakistani players looked very disappointed after losing in a close match. One of them is fast bowler Shahin Afridi. The 23-year-old fast bowler was seen sitting in the dugout and crying. Some videos of this incident are going viral on social media.

Shane Watson’s brilliant performance against South Africa
Shaheen Afridi’s performance against South Africa was brilliant. He bowled a total of 10 overs for his team in this match. He took three wickets for 45 runs at an economy of 4.50. Shaheen’s victims included wicket-keeper batsmen Quinton de Kock, David Miller and Gerald Coetzee.

Pakistan won by 270 runs.
Batting first, Pakistan scored 270 runs in 46.4 overs. Babar Azam and Saud Shakeel scored half-centuries for Pakistan. Batting at number six, Shakeel scored 52 runs in 52 balls. Batting at number three, Babar was successful in scoring 50 runs in 65 balls. Apart from these two batsmen, Shadab Khan batted in the lower order and scored an inning of 43 runs.

South Africa won by one wicket:
Chasing the target of 271 runs, South Africa won the match by nine wickets with 16 balls remaining. Batting at number four for the winning team, Aiden Markram scored 91 runs in 93 balls. The African team seemed to be losing at one time in this match, but Keshav Maharaj, who came to bat at number nine, played a short but important innings of seven runs and led the team to victory.