|Match 8 : South Africa vs India Report
| Date: Wednesday, June 5 2019
|Hampshire Bowl, Southampton
|Time : Local 10:30 | GMT 09:30 | IST 15:00
Rohit Sharma's 122* runs & Bumrah and Chahal's superb bowling helps India to crush South Africa by 6 wickets
8th match of ICC cricket worldcup 2019 played between South Africa vs India on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Hampshire Bowl, Southampton. Opting to bat first, South Africa could not made batter start and lost both opening batsmen ealy. Bumrah removed both openers with excellent bowling. In middle overs YS Chahal took the charge in hand for India and picked up 4 wickets in his 10 overs. B Kumar also took 2 wickets. F du Plessis (38), CH Morris (42), DA Miller (31) and K Rabada (31) runs were top scorers for South Africa.
India with RG Sharma's excellent 122* runs made chase in 47.3 overs and won 1st 2019 Worldcup encounter easily by 6 wickets. MS Dhoni also played good supporting inning of 34 runs for India. RG Sharma declared man of the match.