Quinton de Kock, Heinrich Klaasen go berserk in RSA vs BAN

By Editorji News Desk
Published on | Oct 24, 2023

Another day, another humongous total!

With 382 vs Bangladesh, South Africa posted their 7th consecutive 300+ total batting first in ODIs

Image Credit: AFP

Most 350+ scores in World Cups

South Africa now have 8 scores of 350+ in World Cup matches - the highest for any nation. Australia are second with 7 such scores, India 3rd with 4

Image Credit: AFP

A world record for South Africa!

The 382 vs Bangladesh is the 3rd score of 350+ for South Africa in the current World Cup. No team had ever achieved this feat before

Image Credit: AFP

QdK on a record run!

Quinton de Kock recorded the highest total by a wicketkeeper in the World Cup. His 174 saw his surpass Gilchrist's 149 from 2007 WC final

Image Credit: AFP

QdK now 2nd on this list!

The highest score by a SA batter in a WC game is 188* by Gary Kirsten vs UAE in 1996. QdK is now 2nd, overtaking AB de Villiers (162* vs WI in 2015)

Image Credit: AFP

Most 150-plus scores for wicketkeepers

Quinton de Kock's 174 is his 3rd score of 150+ in ODI and the most-ever by a wicketkeeper. He leapt past Adam Gilchrist and Jos Buttler (2 each)

Image Credit: AFP

Klaasen on fire again!

Heinrich Klaasen, who scored a breathtaking hundred vs England in previous match, smashed 90 off just 49 deliveries

Image Credit: AFP

Sixes galore at Wankhede

South Africa smashed 19 sixes vs Bangladesh - joint 2nd highest in a World Cup innings. Heinrich Klaasen hit 8 sixes while QdK slammed 7

Image Credit: AFPQdK smashes 174