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T20 World Cup 2024: South Africa beat USA by 18 runs in Super 8 opener

South Africa on Thursday defeated the United States by 18 runs to win the opening Super 8 match of T20 World Cup 2024.

Source: AP

The Proteas restricted the USA to a total of 176/6 in 20 overs after smashing 194/4 at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium.

Source: AP

South Africa's Quinton de Kock and Aiden Markram helped the team post a big total before Klaasen and Stubbs took over.


The United States tried their best to chase down with Gous scoring 80 off 47. However, his efforts went in vain as SA won the game.

Source: AP