Watch NZ v SA highlights today – third test day one from Seddon Park, Hamilton (New Zealand) Saturday 25th March 2017. The last match of South Africa tour of New Zealand will begin from today, First test match had been drawn, second test match South Africa won by 8 wickets and it will be their final test match which means it’s very important for New Zealand to win this match otherwise they will lose test series at home. One only t20 match won by South Africa, ODI series won by South Africa by 3-2. Now below are some players statistics from their last two test matches.
D Elgar from SA is the most runs scorer so far with 255 runs in four innings and his highest was 140, JA Raval from NZ is second most runs scorer with 168 runs in three innings and T Bavuma from SA scored 159 runs in three innings. KA Maharaj from SA took 13 wickets in three innings, N Wagner from NZ took nine wickets and M Morkel took seven. Seddon Park, Hamilton’s pitch highest total is 563 which was scored by New Zealand in 2003 against Pakistan. KS Williamson is the most runs scorer of this ground with 406 runs in 10 innings from NZ this match squad and N Wagner is the most wickets taker with 13 wickets in six innings.
Toss: South Africa have won the toss and they will bat.
South Africa team
TB de Bruyn, D Elgar, HM Amla, JP Duminy, F du Plessis*, T Bavuma, Q de Kock†, VD Philander, KA Maharaj, M Morkel, K Rabada.
New Zealand team
JA Raval, TWM Latham, KS Williamson*, NT Broom, HM Nicholls, BJ Watling†, MJ Santner, C de Grandhomme, JS Patel, MJ Henry, N Wagner.
South Africa 123/4 41 overs
Match Timings: 11:00 local time (22:00 GMT)
South Africa tour of New Zealand, 3rd Test Highlights
Test no. 2257 | 2016/17 season
Played at Seddon Park, Hamilton
25,26,27,28,29 March 2017 (5-day match)
Umpires – BNJ Oxenford and RJ Tucker
TV umpire – HDPK Dharmasena
Match referee – DC Boon