Player of the Match
Player of the Match

END OF OVER:
39 | 13 Runs | SA: 273/2 | RR: 7.00

  • AB de Villiers101 (72b)
  • Jean-Paul Duminy15 (18b)
  • Brendan Taylor1-0-13-0
  • Shingi Masakadza9-0-63-1

South Africa win by eight wickets. Clinical work from South Africa, they were impressive with the ball - led by Rusty Theron's maiden five-for - before once again overpowering Zimbabwe with the bat. The home side take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series. Rusty Theron is named on of the match for his 5 for 44 that set up the game.

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38.6
6
Taylor to de Villiers, SIX runs, everyone knew what was going to happen, de Villiers was going to have a dart and he's sealed it in style, leaning back and smashing this into the stands behind the bowler's head. What a hundred! It only took 72 balls!
38.5
1
Taylor to Duminy, 1 run, full toss, pretty gentle stuff from Taylor, must be stiff from his marathon effort in the opening ODI, knocked down to long-off
38.4
1
Taylor to de Villiers, 1 run, drilled firmly back past the bowler to long-off
38.3
2
Taylor to de Villiers, 2 runs, horrid ball, really dragged down and de Villiers didn't quite manage to punish it fully, swinging a pull down to deep square
38.2
2
Taylor to de Villiers, 2 runs, de Villiers collects a couple whipping towards deep square
38.1
1
Taylor to Duminy, 1 run, starts well enough, blocked carefully into the leg side

Change in bowling here's Brendan Taylor.

END OF OVER:
38 | 10 Runs | SA: 260/2 (9 runs required from 11 overs, RR: 6.84, RRR: 0.75)

  • Jean-Paul Duminy13 (16b)
  • AB de Villiers90 (68b)
  • Shingi Masakadza9-0-63-1
  • Prosper Utseya9-0-64-0
37.6
1
Masakadza to Duminy, 1 run, sliced off the outside edge down to long-off, Duminy was aiming midwicket
37.5
0
Masakadza to Duminy, no run, dropped! By the captain as well! Duminy drove crisply straight to Chigumbura, but he spilled the chance
37.4
4
Masakadza to Duminy, FOUR runs, this time Duminy gets all of it, smashing a length ball through mid-on for a boundary
37.3
2
Masakadza to Duminy, 2 runs, Duminy gets away with this, mistiming an expansive drive in the air over mid-on for a couple
37.3
1w
Masakadza to Duminy, 1 wide, not a great delivery this, bouncer down the leg side
37.2
1
Masakadza to de Villiers, 1 run, another full ball, straight too, he's bowled well this spell, comes off bat into pad behind the stumps for a single
37.1
1
Masakadza to Duminy, 1 run, worked round the corner, more inside edge than middle, but a single nevertheless

END OF OVER:
37 | 12 Runs | SA: 250/2 (19 runs required from 11 overs, RR: 6.75, RRR: 1.46)

  • Jean-Paul Duminy5 (11b)
  • AB de Villiers89 (67b)
  • Prosper Utseya9-0-64-0
  • Shingi Masakadza8-0-53-1
36.6
1
Utseya to Duminy, 1 run, more secure from Duminy here, pushed down the wicket
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South Africa 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st84HM AmlaGC Smith
2nd139HM AmlaAB de Villiers
3rd50JP DuminyAB de Villiers