Watch SA v NZ highlights today – second ODI from Hagley Oval, Christchurch (New Zealand) Wednesday 22nd February 2017. The world’s no 1 team of the one day international’s South Africa has proved once again in the previous match that they are capable of playing good cricket. In their last ODI against New Zealand, SA won the toss and chose to bowl first and they strict NZ to 207 in 34 overs with seven down. The opener of the team DG Brownlie faced 39 balls and scored 31 runs and out.
TWM Latham† gone with duck, KS Williamson captain of them showed some class with scoring 59 runs off 53 balls but he also had not survived for so long and out. JDS Neesham 29, C de Grandhomme 34. CH Morris took four wickets, K Rabada 2 and T Shamsi one.
Q de Kock† opener of the SA team gives a brilliant start to his team with smashing nine boundaries and a maximum total of 69 runs off 64 balls. HM Amla scored 35 runs off 43 balls. AB de Villiers* 37 not out and AL Phehlukwayo played very good innings at the crucial stage of the game. He scored 29 runs off 23 balls, he smashed two 4s and two 6s and goes not out. In the end, South Africa won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining) which means that it was a very close match.
New Zealand 289/4 50 overs
South Africa 283/9 50 overs
New Zealand won by 6 runs
Match Timings: 11:00 local time (22:00 GMT)
Toss: South Africa, who chose to field
South Africa team
Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock (wk), Faf du Plessis, AB de Villiers (capt), JP Duminy, DA Miller, Chris Morris, Wayne Parnell, Andile Phehlukwayo, D Pretorius, Imran Tahir.
New Zealand team
Dean Brownlie, Tom Latham (wk), Kane Williamson (capt), Ross Taylor, Neil Broom, James Neesham, MJ Santner, C de Grandhomme, IS Sodhi, TG Southee, TA Boult.
South Africa tour of New Zealand, 2nd ODI Highlights
ODI no. 3839 | 2016/17 season
Played at Hagley Oval, Christchurch
22 February 2017 (50-over match)
Umpires – Umpires – CM Brown and RJ Tucker
TV umpire – IJ Gould
Match referee – J Srinath
Reserve umpire – WR Knights