IND vs SA 2nd ODI: Ishan Kishan and Shreyas Iyer batted tremendously for India in the second ODI against South Africa in Ranchi. Both these players broke the big record of Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid with their scintillating partnership.
The Indian team defeated South Africa by 7 wickets in the second ODI match played in Ranchi. With this, Team India has leveled 1-1 in the three-match series. The Indian team achieved the target of 279 runs from South Africa by losing 3 wickets. Ishan Kishan made 93 and Shreyas Iyer played an unbeaten inning of 113 runs. Ishan Kishan scored 93 runs in 84 balls with the help of 4 fours and 7 sixes. On the other hand, if we talk about Shreyas Iyer, this is his second ODI century.
Shreyas Iyer and Ishan Kishan set the record for the second-highest partnership for the third wicket
There was a tremendous partnership of 161 runs for the third wicket between Iyer and Ishan Kishan. Due to this partnership, not only did the Indian team return to the match but a big record has also been registered in the name of this pair. Iyer and Ishan Kishan set the record for the second-highest partnership for the third wicket in ODIs against South Africa. He broke the record held by Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid, who had a partnership of 158 runs.
Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane hold the record for the highest Indian partnership for the third wicket against South Africa. These two batsmen had a tremendous partnership of 189 runs. Now the pair of Ishan Kishan and Shreyas Iyer has come to number two. The series between the two countries is now level at 1-1 and the third match has become the decider.