Heinrich Klaasen pummels 54-ball century as South Africa pursue down focus in 29.3 overs

Wicketkeeper-batsman Heinrich Klaasen’s staggering surge drove South Africa to triumph in 29.3 overs as it came to 264/6 to overwhelm West Indies’ 260 full scale.

Klassen stayed unbeaten on 119. South Africa’s triumph with 123 balls to save came in style as Klaasen hit a six, a four and a four off the initial three wads of the 30th over to bring the Proteas back home.

South Africa likewise turned into the principal group to pursue down a traget of at least 250 in under 30 overs.

The nearest any side arrived at this accomplishment was when India pursued down a reconsidered focus of 255, likewise against West Indies, off 32.3 overs in Port of Spain in 2019.

The principal ODI was deserted as a result of downpour and West Indies won the second to allow the travelers an opportunity of a series triumph.

Opener Brandon Lord made 72 for the West Indies however they battled from that point onward, with just minor commitments by Nicholas Pooran (39) and Jason Holder (36) down the request.

West Indies was all out in 48.2 overs.

Klaasen assumed responsibility after the early wobble, first developing a 55-run stand with David Mill operator (17) and afterward a 103-run organization off 62 balls with Jansen (43) to place South Africa in sight of its series-evening out win.

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