Pacers, Sarfraz help Pakistan reduce South Africa 102-6


AUCKLAND: A brilliant catch of dangerous Hashim Amla behind the wickets and lethal bowling from pacers help Pakistan reduce South Africa 102-6 in the ongoing World Cup Pool B match here at Eden Park.

Chasing a modest total of 232 runs, mighty South African were reduced to 102-6 after Sarfraz Ahmed took three catches behind the wickets – one extraordinary, which saw Amla (38 off 27 balls), who was looking dangerous.

Mohammad Irfan, Wahab Riaz and Rahat Ali took two each as swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers and tail-ender Dale Steyn are on crease.