Snake. (Picture Supply: Disney+Hotstar)

There’s all the time a primary time for the whole lot, and it was the case within the second T20I between India and South Africa in Guwahati as a snake discovered its strategy to the sector, halting the proceedings. The incident happened throughout the Indian batting innings because the South African gamers noticed the reptile.

India and South Africa collided for the second match of the T20I sequence on the Barsapara Cricket Stadium in Guwahati, in hopes of sealing one other sequence victory. The guests gained the toss and determined to bowl first. The choice backfired for Temba Bavuma because the Indian openers discovered their groove after a sedated begin.

India had been off to a rollicking begin and had been 68 for no loss after seven overs earlier than an uninvited visitor within the type of a snake was noticed on the sector of play. A few South African gamers introduced the eye of KL Rahul and the umpire to the reptile, leading to a short halt of play. The snake was escorted out of the sector after swift work from the snake handlers current on the venue. Notably, a snake was additionally noticed within the build-up to the sport on the 2nd of October.