New Zealand vs South Africa RESULTS (test)

New Zealand vs South Africa Match Result (TEST)

2nd Test, Basin Reserve, Wellington 16 March, 2017

Toss won by South Africa (decided to bowl)

South Africa beat New Zealand by 8 wickets

Man of the Match: Keshav Maharaj

Match Notes

Day 3

South Africa 353/9 in 95.2 overs

10th wkt Partnership: 51 of 85 balls between V Philander (11) and M Morkel (35)

Innings Break: South Africa 359/10 in 98.0 overs

Referral 1 (0.6 overs): SA against T Latham (LBW) - Unsuccessful (NZ 2, SA 1)

Referral 2 (6.5 overs): SA against K Williamson (Caught) - Successful (NZ 2, SA 1)

New Zealand 26/2: K Williamson c Quinton de Kock b Morne Morkel 1(6)

Drinks: New Zealand 31/2 in 11.0 overs

New Zealand 51/2 in 18.0 overs

Lunch: New Zealand 55/2 in 23.0 overs

New Zealand 101/5 in 34.4 overs

J Raval 4th Test fifty: 51 runs in 98 balls (8x4) (0x6)

Drinks: New Zealand 105/5 in 36.0 overs

J Raval dropped on 53 by JP Duminy in 36.3 overs

Tea: New Zealand 139/5 in 50.0 overs

6th wkt Partnership: 51 of 118 balls between J Raval (34) and B Watling (14)

J Raval dropped on 76 by S Cook in 52.4 overs

New Zealand 150/5 in 55.2 overs

Keshav Maharaj 2nd Test 5-wicket haul: 5/40 (19.4)

Innings Break: New Zealand 171/10 in 63.2 overs

Referral 1 (1.4 overs): NZ against S Cook (LBW) - Unsuccessful (NZ 1, SA 2)

S Cook dropped on 9 by J Neesham in 3.3 overs

South Africa 53/2 in 19.4 overs

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4983 122
2 South Africa 4020 109
3 Australia 5302 108
4 England 5071 101
5 Pakistan 3494 97
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