Bangaluru:22/9/19:In Cricket, India set a paltry victory target of 135 runs for South Africa in the Third and final T-20 match, now underway at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.
Earlier, India won the toss and scored 134 for 9 in the stipulated 20 overs. Protean bowlers used their variations in the death overs and contained the Indian batsmen.
Shikhar Dhawan was the highest scorer for the hosts with 36 runs while Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja contributed 19 runs each. For the visitors, Kagiso Rabada claimed three wickets while Bjorn Fortuin and Beauran Hendricks took two wickets each.
After a comprehensive seven-wicket victory in the second T20 at Mohali on Wednesday, India is seeking a 2-0 series verdict before the Test series gets underway from 2nd of next month. The first T20 at Dharamsala last Sunday was a washout.