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New Zealand vs South Africa (odi)

New Zealand vs South Africa Match Result (ODI)

3rd ODI, Westpac Stadium, Wellington 25 February, 2017

Toss won by South Africa (decided to bat)

South Africa beat New Zealand by 159 runs

Man of the Match: AB de Villiers

South Africa Squad

David Miller, Farhaan Behardien, JJ Smuts, Reeza Hendricks, Chris Morris, Dwaine Pretorius, AB de Villiers, Mangaliso Mosehle, Andile Phehlukwayo, Dane Paterson, Imran Tahir, Morne Morkel, Tabraiz Shamsi, Wayne Parnell

New Zealand Squad

Kane Williamson, Martin Guptill, Neil Broom, Ross Taylor, Colin de Grandhomme, Corey Anderson, Jimmy Neesham, Luke Ronchi, Tom Latham, Adam Milne, Jeetan Patel, Mitchell McClenaghan, Mitchell Santner, Tim Southee, Trent Boult

Pitch Report

It is a hard wicket and conducive for strokeplay.

SWOT Analysis

New ZealandSouth Africa
StrengthBowling attackStrong batting line-up
WeaknessInconsistent opening pairDeath bowling
OpportunitiesTo take a 2-1 lead in the 5-match ODI seriesTo bounce back to winning ways
ThreatsHashim Amla, Imran TahirTom Latham, Colin de Grandhomme

Head to Head

New ZealandSouth Africa
Matches won2339
Home Wins1117
Away Wins510
Highest Innings Score299 on Tuesday, March 24, 2015324 on Wednesday, October 25, 2000
Lowest Innings Score134 on Tuesday, December 06, 1994108 on Monday, October 16, 2006

Top Performers

New ZealandSouth Africa
Highest Total Chased306 on Sunday, February 16, 2003287 on Saturday, October 28, 2000
Lowest Total Defended193 on Sunday, February 29, 2004174 on Thursday, December 11, 1997
Most Prolific BatsmanStephen Fleming - 1280 RunsJacques Kallis - 1449 Runs
Highest Individual Score145 by Kane Williamson On Tuesday, January 22, 2013169 by Dave Callaghan On Sunday, December 11, 1994
Most Successful BowlerChris Cairns - 33 WicketsShaun Pollock - 48 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis5/25 by Kyle Mills On Sunday, November 25, 20075/31 by Makhaya Ntini On Wednesday, February 06, 2002

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 3925 123
2 South Africa 3050 117
3 Australia 3087 100
4 England 3362 99
5 New Zealand 3114 97
FULL Ranking