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Pakistan crushes South Africa by 49 runs

LONDON, June 23 (WNP): In Match 30 of ICC cricket world cup 2019 (CWC), Pakistan cricket team kept alive their slender hopes of making the semifinals while knocking South Africa out of the ICC CWC with a 49-run win at The Lord’s cricket ground in London.

Batting first, the 1992 champions posted 308 for seven with Haris Sohail’s 59-ball 89 being the highlight of their innings.

In reply, South Africa was stopped at 259 for nine in 50 overs. With just three points from seven outings, South Africa are out of the tournament while Pakistan could still sneak into the semifinals, provided they win their remaining matches and other results go in their favour.

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