SA v IND 2018: Manish Pandey's slow innings divides Twitter

Pandey's strike rate was just above 100.

Manish Pandey and MS Dhoni | AP

India defeated South Africa by 28 runs in the first T20I at Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg. They set a target of 204 runs for the hosts, thanks to a magnificent innings of Shikhar Dhawan. He added 72 runs with a strike-rate of 184.62. Dhawan's innings worked as a pillar in India's highest score against South Africa in T20Is.

While all Indian batsman scored with a strike rate of more than 130, Manish Pandey's bat remained quiet. He scored 29 runs off 27 balls for that.

His innings divided Twitter. Some supported Pandey, while others were furious with his slow innings. Here are the reactions:


By Sihyeu Prakash Singh - 19 Feb, 2018

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