South Africa lost the T20I opener at the hands of India at Greenfield International Stadium, Thiruvananthapuram. India got the better of Proteas by 8 wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the series.
Meanwhile, the second T20I between Proteas and India is being held at Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati. It is a must-win game for the visitors in order to remain in contention for the series.
“Just want to come out, play some good cricket and entertain the crowd. We have never beaten these guys here and it’s gonna take a lot of effort from everyone to do that,” said Rohit after the toss
Snake interrupts India vs South Africa second T20I
India got off to a spectacular start in the form of Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul. The duo took the opposition’s bowling attack to the cleaners with fearless batting approach.
After the completion of six overs, an unexpected visitor arrived in Guwahati stadium, which took the cricket fraternity by surprise and it was a random snake that entered the turf.
The camera man captured the entire scene. The video clip of the same went viral on the internet. Meanwhile, fans couldn’t stop commenting on it as they came up with hilarious reactions on social media.
India playing XI
KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma (captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Dinesh Karthik, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Harshal Patel, Deepak Chahar, Arshdeep Singh
South Africa playing XI
Quinton de Kock (wicket-keeper), Temba Bavuma (captain), Rilee Rossouw, Aiden Markram, David Miller, Tristan Stubbs, Wayne Parnell, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Lungi Ngidi
Check out the best Twitter reactions below:-
— Akhilee | Comedian (@Akhilee) October 2, 2022
Dhoni on the pitch, why?
— Sir_Geo (@Sir_Geo10) October 2, 2022
Murli Vijay DK Ki talash mai.
— ritz._.dz (@urstrulyritz) October 2, 2022
Whose ex is this ?
— Afsha (@AfshaCricket) October 2, 2022
Hardik interrupts the play
— Pravin 😼 (@_itz__pravin) October 2, 2022
My ex was going on an adventure today but I never knew that she is going to Guwhati to watch this SA vs Ind match like this. 😱
— HeyYa (@I_say_factos) October 2, 2022
Meri ex hamesha bolti thi, ek din toh stadium me in international match dekhna hai…akhir woh din aa hi gaya 🤣
— Avinash Chandra Kishan (@AvinashCKishan) October 2, 2022