In the second T20 match, India won the match by 16 runs with South Africa in the high-scoring match due to great performance in batting. After winning this match, India won the series by (2-0) in the three T 20 match series against South Africa.
Earlier, South Africa won the toss and chose to bowl first thus India first batted and made a huge score of 237/3 in 20 overs due to great batting by Suryakumar Yadav 61 (22), K.L. Rahul 57 (28), Virat Kohli 49* (28), and Dinesh Karthik 17* (7). Only Keshav Maharaj 2/23 (4) was good bowling from the South African side. After this inning, India set a huge target of 238 runs in 20 overs for South Africa to win the second T20 match.
Due to the great century of David Miller 106* (46), South Africa scored 221/3 in 20 overs and lose this match by only 16 runs with India in the second T 20 match. Quinton de Kock 69* (48) and Aiden Markram 33 (19) were also good batting from the South African side. Both Arshdeep Singh 2/62 (4) and Axar Patel 1/53 (4) were wicket-taking bowlers from the Indian side.
K.L. Rahul (IND), 57 (28), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting.