Proteas

Twitter reacts to Ngidi's six-fer on debut

2018-01-17 14:00

Cape Town - The Proteas clinched their three-match Test series 2-0 against India in Centurion on Wednesday.

READ: Ngidi-inspired Proteas steamroll India at Centurion

South Africa's series victory was thanks in no small measure to debutant Lungi Ngidi, who picked up six wickets in the second innings.

Ngidi ended with figures of 1/51 and 6/39 as the Proteas won the second Test by 135 runs at SuperSport Park, with the third Test starting on January 24 at the Wanderers.

21-year-old Ngidi's six wickets were the seventh best by a South African on debut - and the 27th best all-time.

Here is how Twitter reacted to the news of Ngidi's debut performance:

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