Twice in two innings South Africa have now crossed the milestone, this time anchored by hundreds from Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis, as they overwhelmed Ireland by 201 runs
Plays of the day from the Group B game between South Africa and Ireland in Canberra
Ireland captain William Porterfield chose not to dwell on the dropped chance early in the innings that allowed Hashim Amla to soar to yet another ODI century, but he did admit that coping with accurate bowling at high pace was the greatest struggle for As
Stats highlights from the Pool B game between Ireland and South Africa in Canberra.
The Hashim Amla we knew became the Amla we may want to know a bit more of as he abandoned elegance and decided to go unorthodox instead to reach a career-best
Hashim Amla played down his achievements after becoming the fastest man to 20 ODI hundreds in South Africa's win over Ireland
Ireland's hefty loss showed that for their bowlers, every possible advantage must be stolen by their fielders in order to avoid a lopsided scoreboard
Hashim Amla's 128-ball 159 -his highest ODI score - helped South Africa outclass Ireland by a massive 201-run margin in their World Cup 2015 Group B match played in Canberra on Tuesday.
Ever since Boyd Rankin was lured to England as part of cricket's uneven class system, Ireland have lacked that extra gear of speed
Dale Steyn has yet to hit top gear at the tournament, but South Africa are confident he'll be able to turn it around when he plays his 100th ODI, against Ireland in the World Cup
Having been with Ireland for five years, current South Africa assistant coach Adrian Birrell knows they would fight even harder to make their claim on behalf of the Associates
#BendTheRules Moments from the Group B match between Ireland and South Africa
Number of World Cup wins for South Africa by a margin of 200 runs or more, the most for any team.
Number of decisions that have been overturned using the DRS this game, the most in a single game this World Cup.
Average score in the last 10 overs for teams batting first in the 2015 World Cups.
Number of times in 3 World Cup matches that Ireland have taken an early wicket (in the first 5 overs) against South Africa.