Pakistan look to level series against South Africa in second T20

Pakistan were on track to overhaul South Africa's 188 for three until Azam was out in 17th over

Pakistan were on track to overhaul South Africa's 188 for three until Azam was out in 17th over

Pakistan vs South Africa, Pak vs SA 2nd T20 Live Cricket Score Streaming Online: Pakistan fell short of South Africa by a whisker - six runs - in the first Twenty20 worldwide, and will be desperate to hit back in the second game on Sunday (today) and take the series into a decider. "We were two boundaries behind", said Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik on Friday.

Batting first, South Africa were pummeled by 70s from Reeza Hendricks and skipper Faf du Plessis, both of whom played at a strike rate of around 180.

Watch the second T20I between South Africa and Pakistan live on Sky Sports Cricket from 12.25pm on Sunday. In a closely fought encounter, the match went down to the last over where 16 were needed but the home team held their nerves to eke out a win. Malik kept Pakistan in the game, scoring 49 off 31 balls before he was dismissed off the third ball of the final over. Chasing 193, Pakistan ended at 186/9. Usman Shinwari took three wickets for Pakistan.

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In the end, it was the fielding of David Miller that made the difference.

Wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock has also been ruled out of the remaining two T20Is with a groin injury.

While Usman Shinwari was the pick of the bowlers for Pakistan, Beuran Hendricks, Chris Morris and Tabraiz Shamsi picked up two wickets each for South Africa. You can also catch live action, live updates on dailypakistan.com.pk.

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