Pakistan vs South Africa: Mohammad Nawaz’s brilliant all-round display sees hosts win by four wickets to clinch series


Lahore: Pakistan beat South Africa by four wickets in the third and final Twenty20 international in Lahore on Sunday, taking the three-match series 2-1.

Chasing a target of 165 to win, Pakistan romped home in 18.4 overs after David Miller had blasted an unbeaten 85 off 45 balls to lift South Africa to 164-8 in 20 overs.

Pakistan’s Mohammad Nawaz, right, celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of South Africa’s Janneman Malan, center, during the 3rd Twenty20 cricket match between Pakistan and South Africa at the Gaddafi Stadium, in Lahore, Pakistan, Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)

Pakistan won the first match by three runs while South Africa took the second match by six wickets, both also played in Lahore.

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