On 30 October 2022, team India locked horns with South Africa in the ongoing 20-20 World Cup. They were coming off after winning two back-to-back matches against Pakistan and the Dutch respectively. On the other hand, the Proteas were also coming off after a big win over Bangladesh. So, the stage was set for an enthralling battle between these two sides.
Speaking of the match, Rohit Sharma won the toss and choose to bat first. However, Yuzvendra Chahal did not get a place in the final playing XI once again in this ongoing tournament. But, he got involved in a funny incident as the video went viral.
Here is the shared video:
@yuzi_chahal threatning umpires… agar out diya to main point tod dunga…#INDvsSA #TeamIndia #RohitSharma𓃵 #bcci #ViratKohli𓃵 #KLRahul𓃵 pic.twitter.com/0EGwahg9vN
— Manu Goel (@manugoelpul) October 30, 2022
Yuzvendra Chahal might not play a single game in this World Cup ahead of Ravichandran Ashwin
Speaking of the video, the incident took place during the third over of the match. KL Rahul was batting while Wayne Parnell was bowling that over. On the fifth delivery of that over, the ball hit the unmentionables of KL Rahul. Then, medical staff came out to treat him. During that time only, Yuzvendra Chahal came out on the field with water.
Then, he was seen having fun with the on-field umpires. It seemed like he was threatening the umpires. However, they also enjoyed it. So, fans shared the same video on social media platforms. Speaking of the match, Indian batters failed miserably against the pace attack of South Africa. Both openers went back to the dressing room quickly.
India only managed 133 runs for nine wickets in 20 overs. Virat Kohli also failed to score in this match, The former skipper got out after scoring 12 runs off 11 balls. Only Suryakumar Yadav scored 68 runs off 40 balls, including six fours and three sixes. He batted at a strike rate of 170. For Proteas, Lungi Ngidi was the top performer. He took four wickets for 29 runs in his four overs. Even, Wayne Parnell took three wickets for 15 runs in his three overs.