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49.6 JO Holder to AB de Villiers, 6 runs, it had to end this way! Full toss outside off and AB has slog swept him over square leg with pure, breathtaking power. The efficiently of his ball-striking is stunning. Accepts some accolades from Gayle as he walk | Feb 27, 2015
49.5 JO Holder to AB de Villiers, 6 runs, length on off stump after going around the wicket and AB gives the crowd behind long-on some catching practice. Fastest 150 in ODIs, it's the highest ODI score in Australia | Feb 27, 2015
49.4 JO Holder to AB de Villiers, 4 runs, clubbed to the long-off boundary! That's his 150 - he had 100 off 52, struck 50 more off 12 balls! Overpitched delivery outside off and AB can hit those in his sleep | Feb 27, 2015
49.3 JO Holder to AB de Villiers, 6 runs, shortish and outside off, AB sets up with his legs spread and base set and pummels a six over deep midwicket. 400 well on the cards, even AB 150 can't be too far away | Feb 27, 2015
49.2 JO Holder to AB de Villiers, 6 runs, length on middle after he saw AB's back foot move wide outside off, decentish ploy, but he's up against a genius who deposits it in the stands behind square leg. | Feb 27, 2015
48.4 AD Russell to AB de Villiers, 4 runs, back of a length and outside off, AB exhibits a front-foot pull and it hurtles to deep midwicket. Carter is waiting there, he has to move to his left and dive, but the ball bursts through his hands. Should we cal | Feb 27, 2015
48.2 AD Russell to F Behardien, 6 runs, oof! It's not just AB. Camps deep in his crease, gets that bottom hand strength into play and shovels a fuller ball over the long-off boundary and punches gloves with AB, with a growl | Feb 27, 2015
47.6 JO Holder to AB de Villiers, 6 runs, length on middle and invites the AB golf-swing again. Sails over Smith's head at deep midwicket as he follow's it forlornly. What. A. Player! Captain to captain, Thirty four runs off the over, second most i | Feb 27, 2015
47.4 JO Holder to AB de Villiers, 4 runs, and then unveils the reverse sweep, as it to check if it's still in working order. It sure is! Fuller delivery on middle, should have been pushed down the ground, instead finds a home in the third ma nboundary | Feb 27, 2015
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