South Africa beat New Zeland by 190 runs (Image Credit:- Twitter)
|South Africa:- 357/4 (50 Overs)||New Zealand:-167/10 (35.3 Overs)|
Quinton de Kock (114 runs from 116 balls) , Rassie van der Dussen (133 runs from 118 balls) and bowlers helps South Africa beat New Zealand by 190 runs and moves to the top of the table. After setting the huge target of 358 run South Africa bowled New Zealand out for 167 in 35.3 overs.
Quinton de Kock and Rassie van der Dussen (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Quinton de Kock and Rassie van der Dussen put together 200 run stand for the second wicket after the loss of Temba Bavuma (24 runs from 28 balls) to Trent Boult. David Miller (53 runs from 30 balls) innings in the end also helped them to reach 357/4 in 50 overs.
The missed opportunity to run out Quinton de Kock and dropped catches of Rassie van Dussen made things worse for New Zealand. South Africa set a new record of hitting most sixes in World Cup. So far they hit 82 sixes from 7 games.
Tim Southee (2/77 in 10 overs) , Trent Boult (1/49 in 10 overs) and James Neesham (1/69 in 5.3 overs) are the wicket takers for New Zealand.
South African bowlers put New Zealand under pressure in the huge chase of 358 by picking wickets regularly and bowled them out for 167. 8 New Zealand batters got out in single digit score.
Phillips top scorer for Kiwis with 60 (Image Credit:- Twitter)
Glenn Philips (60 runs from 50 balls) , opener Will Young (33 runs from 37 balls) and Daryl Mitchell (24 runs from 30 balls) are the top scorers for New Zeland.
Left arm spinner Keshav Maharaj done most of the damage by picking 4 wickets by giving just 46 runs in his 9 overs. Marco Jansen (3/31 in 8 overs) , Gerald Coetzee (2/41 in 6.3 overs) and Kagiso Rabada (1/16 in 6 overs) are the wicket takers for South Africa.
Player of the Match:- Rassie van der Dussen (133 runs from 118 balls)
Next Match (02/11/2023):- India vs Srilanka in Wankhede (02:00 PM , IST)