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In Pics: South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI

February 28, 2015, 12:06 PM IST
In Pics: South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI

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After being put into bat, South African pacers removed the Kiwi openers cheaply and kept a check on the run-rate. Rory Kleinveldt removed Martin Guptill for a nought and finished with figures of 2/45. (Getty Images)

In Pics: South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI

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Kane Williamson and Grant Elliot then combined to build a 127-run stand as they steadied the New Zealand innings. Elliot departed after scoring 48. (Getty Images)

In Pics: South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI

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Williamson remained unbeaten on 145 off 136 balls to guide New Zealand to an imposing total of 279 for 8. This was Williamson’s third ODI ton and he finished off the Kiwis’ innings in style hitting a six off the last ball. He hit 17 boundaries in his century knock. (Getty Images)

In Pics: South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI

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Graeme Smith scored 66 off 75 balls as he guided the run chase in early part of the South Africa innings but was run-out which trigger a mini middle collapse in the run chase of 280. (Getty Images)

In Pics: South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI

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Colin Ingram (79) and Graeme Smith (66) combined for 129-run stand but both got out in the wrong time to give Kiwis the edge in the 2nd ODI. (AP Photos)

In Pics: South Africa vs New Zealand, 2nd ODI

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South Africa imploded as they slumped to 252 all out courtesy five run-outs as New Zealand won the 2nd ODI by 27 runs and took the series 2-0. (AP Photos)

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2 New Zealand 2829 109
3 England 4366 104
4 South Africa 3177 102
5 Australia 3672 102
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2 India 7071 122
3 New Zealand 4837 112
4 Australia 5543 111
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