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Kyle Abbott, Eddie Leie help South Africa beat Bangladesh by 31 runs

South Africa won the second T20 by 31 runs and ceased the series 2-0.

By: Associated Press | Dhaka | Updated: July 8, 2015 2:54:38 pm
South Africa vs Bangladesh, Bangladesh vs South Africa, South Africa vs Bangladesh Score, South Africa vs Bangladesh sechedule,  Soumya SarkarEddie Leie, Kyle Abbott South Africa folded up the home team to win the 2nd T20I easily and seal series 2-0. (Source: AP)

South Africa bowlers put in a disciplined bowling performance over Bangladesh in the second Twenty20 International as they secured a 31-run win on Tuesday. That wrapped up the series 2-0 for the visitors at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium.

Debutant leg-spinner Eddie Leie (3-16), fast bowler Kyle Abbott (3-20) and left arm spinner Aaron Phangiso (3-30) shared nine wickets to inflict the damage as Bangladesh was bowled out for 138 in 19.2 overs after South Africa racked up 169-4.

Opener Quinton de Kock was the highest scorer for the visitors with 44 while his fellow opener AB de Villiers smashed 40. David Miller was unbeaten on 30 and Rilee Rossouw hit a quick 19 not out. For Bangladesh, Soumya Sarkar top scored with 37.

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