Pakistan defeated South Africa in a group-stage match. South Africa was undefeated in this world cup so far but Pakistan has ended their streak. What a thriller world cup we are having in Australia. Four matches are done if every team and still no team is qualified for the semis. In this article, we will see the top 5 highest wicket-takers in Pakistan Vs South Africa T20Is.
#5 Hasan Ali
Pakistani right-arm fast bowler, Hasan Ali has 10 wickets in 7 matches against South Africa in T20Is which is fifth highest in Pakistan Vs South Africa T20Is.
South African all-rounder, Hendricks is at No.4 on our list. Hendricks has 11 wickets against Pakistan in T20Is in only 6 matches. Hendricks’s average and economy against Pakistan are 18.00 and 8.60 respectively.
#3 Saeed Ajmal
Saeed Ajmal is almost in every bowling stat of Pakistan. He was a great spinner. Ajmal has 12 wickets against proteas in 9 T20I matches he played against South Africa. Ajmal’s average and the economy were 16.83 and 6.12 respectively.
#2 Dale Steyn
South African legend and one of the best fast bowlers in cricket’s history, Dale Steyn is at No.2 on our list. Steyn has 12 wickets in 7 matches but with a better average and economy of 12.75 and 5.88 against Pakistan in T20Is. Steyn’s best bowling figure against Pakistan in T20Is was 3/15.
#1 Tabraiz Shamsi
Tabraiz Shamsi who is the highest wicket-taker for South Africa in T20Is, and was also a former world No.1 ranked T20I bowler, is at the No.1 spot on our list too. Shamsi has 13 wickets in 11 T20I matches he played against Pakistan. His average and economy are 23.23 and 7.02 against Pakistan in T20Is. His best bowling figure against Pakistan was 4/25.