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WATCH: Joburg Super King’s skipper Faf du Plessis hits maiden century of SA20 against Durban Super Giants

joburg super kings (JSK) hit hard Durban Super Giants (DSG) match no. The 22nd of the ongoing SA20 at The Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Tuesday (January 24).

Asked to bat first, DSG put up a competitive score of 178/6 in their allotted 20 overs. Heinrich Klaasen And Kyle Meyers Contributed 65 and 28 runs respectively in the team score. During this, Mahesh Tikshana And gerald coetzee Took three wickets each for JSK.

In reply, JSK chased down the target quite comfortably in 19.1 overs. Faf Du Plessistons. Du Plessis hit eight sixes and as many fours in his innings of 113 not out. The former South African captain became the first centurion of the SA20 league and led his team to a resounding eight-wicket win.

During his innings, du Plessis thrashed the bowlers all over the ground and shared a massive opening partnership of 157 runs. reeza hendricks, On that note let’s look at the stormy knock of the JSK skipper.

Here’s the video:

Du Plessis was adjudged ‘Player of the Match’ for his sensational innings. On the other hand, Reece Topley And Viaan Mulder Was the only bowler to pick up a wicket for DSG.

In the post-match presentation, the Pretoria-born player spoke about his knock, saying: “It’s important for me to convert these scores. Good if it comes like today. It was a bit sticky. Good win for us. It was intriguing. It was sticking. Keshav was sticking the ball. We were feeling that we’re a little behind. Luckily, I was telling him [Reeza] to put me on strike.

It was a much-needed win for JSK as they did not start well in the tournament and won only three games out of the six matches they played earlier. With the win, JSK moved to the fourth spot in the points table while DSG slipped to the last spot in the table.


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