South Africa defeated New Zealand at Westpac Stadium, and have
now won 11, lost 11, with 3 No Results in the 25 matches between the two countries in
New Zealand, see New Zealand v South Africa, and have won 2, and
lost 1 in the 3 matches against New Zealand at Seddon Park. See New Zealand v South Africa at
Abe de Villiers scored 85 runs from 80 balls in the match, which was
his fifty first half century, see Players Scoring
Most Career 50s, sixth against New Zealand, see Performances by Opponent at All Grounds, fifth in New Zealand,
and second at Westpac Stadium. See Performances in New Zealand. It took his
aggregate to 9,080 runs, and became the second South African player to reach the 9,000
runs milestone. See South African Players Scoring 8000 Career Runs.
Abe de Villiers has a batting average of 54.05, which is the second highest, the highest by a
South African player, see Players Batting 30 Innings with Average of 35 or Better, and his scoring rate
of 100.0, is the second highest by a South African player. See Fastest Scoring Rates for South African Players with
Miniumum of 1,000 Runs.