Dale Steyn’s ball and the hilarious moment at Johannesburg

Dale Steyn’s ball and the hilarious moment at Johannesburg

Dale Steyn’s ball and the hilarious moment at Johannesburg(Pic Source: Twitter)

Though whole of the South African team a great sporting country and their gentleman-ship is none to other. Dale Steyn, the South African speedster, is an all-time smiling personality in the field. You rarely see him getting angry on or off the field. In the first T20I against Australia at Johannesburg.

Dale Steyn produced a hilarious moment in the penultimate delivery of the third over. While bowling to Steve Smith, Steyn touched his ear while delivering the ball and subsequently lose the control over the ball.

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However, Steve Smith who was in some hitting zone in the match, didn’t let go the delivery and hit it for a power-packed boundary down the ground.  However, the Umpires later deemed the ball as no-ball but the moment was funny enough to make everyone laugh.

Earlier, South African captain Quinton de Kock won the toss and elected to ball first. But Australia posted a strong total of 196 runs on the board with Smith top scoring for them. Smith made an attacking 45 off just 32 ball with the help of five fours and a six. Australian captain Finch also made a handy contribution at top of the order making 42 off just 32 balls.

Chasing a 197-run target, South Africa never looked in their elements in the chase as they folded out for paltry 96 runs. Ashton Agar was the star with the ball and bat also for Australia. The spin all-rounder claimed his first fifer of the format and also picked up a hat-trick in the match turning spell of 4-0-24-5. The all-rounder also made a quick 20 off just 9 balls to finish the Australian innings on high. Agar was named man of the match for his all-round performance in the match.

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