Following South Africa’s 149-run win against Bangladesh in the 23rd match of the ODI World Cup 2023 at Wankhede Arena in Mumbai on Tuesday, Proteas wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock pampered acclaim on Heinrich Klaasen, who played a steller 90 runs thump, and said that he has quite recently been unique in the competition. While talking at the post-match meeting, De Kock said that each South African player played well in the match against Bangladesh.
After his heavenly thump in the principal inning of the match, the left-given batsman said he was a touch more drained than fulfilled.
“Frankly, I’m somewhat more drained than fulfilled (after a breathtaking thump), I think we as a whole played all around well and everybody did their part and getting those two focuses on the board was great. Not simply excessively certain, it is occurring I surmise (talking about his transformation rate in India). I was a little apprehensive earlier today, yet it was an extraordinary day and I had a touch of tomfoolery and getting another 2 points is perfect. He (Klaasen) has been genuinely astounding, I likewise need a portion of the juice that he is having. He has recently been unique, for us as well as for everybody all over the planet. He is truly surprising it and I’m exceptionally glad for him,” Quinton de Kock said.
Then again, Proteas captain Aiden Markram said that they needed to really buckle down towards the finish of the game yet it was an extraordinary day.
While talking on Temba Bavuma’s physical issue, Markram said that he has improved however is as yet not 100 percent fit.
“Was another great day. Extreme to crush it out towards the end, yet all things considered it was an incredible day. Not really (demise bowling an issue?). Folks have taken a stab at the demise. Particularly against Mahmudullah who played fabulously, we thought it was a valuable chance to execute our demise bowling plans. What Quinny did this evening was clearly wonderful. And afterward to have a person like Klaasen who strolls in and crushes it. It’s very unique how every individual in the best 6 plays. It’s something you can’t underestimate and we will not do that. Temba improved a considerable amount coming into this game, simply wasn’t 100%. Ideally, he can be prepared for Pakistan,” Aiden Markram said.
Coming to the match between South Africa and Bangladesh in the 23rd ODI World Cup match, Quinton de Kock played a grand inning and scored 174 runs from 140 balls with a strike pace of 124.29. The wicketkeeper-batsman crushed 15 fours and seven sixes.
Heinrich Klaasen proceeded with his heavenly structure and scored 90 runs from 49 balls with a strike pace of 183.67. Klaasen hit two fours and eight sixes in the game.
Aside from Klaasen and Kock, Proteas captain Aiden Makram played a 60-run thump from 69 balls.
Bangladesh showed a frustrating presentation with the ball. Just Hasan Mahmud sacked two wickets from his six-over spell and offered 67 runs.
Other than that, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Shoriful Islam, and Shakib got one wicket each in their separate spells.
De Kock and Klaasen took South Africa at 382/5 in the principal inning.
In the run-pursue inning, just Mahmudullah played a commendable thump for the Tigers. He scored 111 runs from 111 balls.
Aside from Mahmudullah, no other Bangladesh batsmen had the option to make 50 years.
Gerald Coetzee again drove the South African bowling assault after he scalped three wickets in his 10-over spell and offered 62 runs. Then again, Marco Jansen, Lizaad Williams, and Kagiso Rabada got two wickets each in their particular spells.
South Africa at present holds the second spot in the ODI World Cup 2023 standings with eight places and a net run pace of 2.370.