Yesterday at Dubai’s ICC Academy Oval, South Africa lost to Pakistan by 4 wickets in their last game of round robin play at the 2016 Deaf International Cricket Council Championship ODI. The game started with South Africa winning the toss, and choosing to bat first. won toss and chose bat. They finished with a score of 172 / 9 with 50 overs, with Sivesh Poonsamy having contributed 50 runs. During Pakistan’s turn at bat, they had 73/4 with 15 overs.
The South African squad includes Colin Venter, André Chetty, Paulo da Costa, Shanon van der Berg, Ahmed du Plooy, Camerin Cook, Shane Gangan, Gerard Kroese, Prince Mashigo, Reinhardt Limbach, Onalerona Semise, André van Rooyen, Eric Minaar, Sivesh Poonsamy and Rual Kumalo.
South Africa’s opening game against England was rained out, and the schedule did not allow for it to be replayed. They lost their second match against India by 44 runs. They play tomorrow in Monday for third place.