Before the match against India, Pakistan got a big blow, ODI supremacy was snatched away, AUS became number one again
Australia has regained the ODI supremacy by defeating South Africa by 123 runs in the second ODI. In the second ODI, David Warner and Marnus Labuschagne batted brilliantly and scored century innings. In bowling, Adam Zampa took four wickets. Chasing the target of 393 runs, South Africa was all out after scoring 269 runs.
Just before taking the field against India in the Super-4 round of Asia Cup 2023, the Pakistan team suffered a major setback. Actually, Babar Azam and Company's reign in ODI has ended. Australia has again become the number one team in the world by defeating South Africa in the second ODI.
Pakistan snatched the number one ODI crown from Australia after winning the three-match series against Afghanistan 3-0. However, the Pakistan team under the captaincy of Babar Azam could not maintain this dominance for long. Australia has again captured the number one position by defeating South Africa by 123 runs in the second ODI.
The performance of the Kangaroo team in the second ODI played against South Africa was excellent. David Warner and Marnus Labuschagne made a big impact in batting. Warner batted brilliantly and played a brilliant inning of 106 runs in 93 balls. Whereas Labuschagne scored 124 runs. Travis Head scored 64 runs in just 36 balls at a strike rate of 177. Head and Warner added 109 runs for the first wicket in just 11.5 overs. After this, Warner and Labuschagne made a partnership of 149 runs for the third wicket, due to which Australia scored 392 runs after losing 8 wickets on the scoreboard.
Adam Zampa wreaked havoc for Australia in bowling. Zampa bowled brilliantly and took 4 big wickets while spending 48 runs in a spell of 9 overs. At the same time, Sean Abbott and Nathan Ellis got two wickets each.