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Keshav Maharaj suffers harm whereas celebrating wicket throughout South Africa’s win over West Indies in 2nd Take a look at



South Africa‘s main spinner Keshav Maharaj suffered a nasty harm on Day 4 of the recently-concluded second Take a look at in opposition to West Indies on the Wanderers in Johannesburg. The left-arm tweaker agonized over the harm whereas celebrating a wicket.

All of it occurred when Maharaj challenged the umpire’s name in his third over after hitting Kyle Mayers on the pad. When the three reds had been proven on the massive display screen that may overturn the on-field name in his favour, Maharaj took off on a run to have a good time the dismissal. Nonetheless, as quickly as he started to run, the Durban-born cricketer pulled up when he twisted his ankle.

The spinner was instantly down on the bottom and needed to be taken off the sphere on a stretcher. He was later taken for an MRI scan to find out the extent of his harm, which revealed important injury, and he’s now on crutches with a moon boot on his left leg.

Talking concerning the match, the hosts arrange a large whole of 391 runs for the vacationers to win and stage the sequence 1-1 on the again of captain Temba Bavuma‘s career-best 172. The Proteas bowling assault fully demolished the Windies’ batting unit, skittling them out for 106 in 35.1 overs to finish a 284-run win and a clear sweep of the 2-match sequence.

Spinner Simon Harmer and pacer Gerald Coetzee returned with figures of three/45 and three/37 within the second innings to arrange a dominating victory for the house staff. It was South Africa’s last sport within the ongoing World Take a look at Championship (WTC) 2021-23 cycle.

Brief Scores: South Africa 320 (Aiden Markram 96, Kyle Mayers 3/32) & 321 (Temba Bavuma 172, Kyle Mayers 3/46) beat West Indies 251 (Jason Holder 81*, Gerald Coetzee 3/41) & 106 (Joshua Da Silva 34, Gerald Coetzee 3/37, Simon Harmer 3/45) by 284 runs.

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