Dean Elgar’s bat flourished yet again while South African captain batted brilliantly to notch up yet another half century. Here are the statistical highlights of the fourth day of first Test between New Zealand and South Africa at Dunedin.
229 Runs scored by Deal Elgar in this match, fourth-most by South Africa batsmen in New Zealand. He scored 140 in the first innings and 89 in the second innings. Daryll Cullinan is still highest scorer by South Africa in New Zealand.
548 Balls faced by Deal Elgar in this match, eighth most in New Zealand in Tests and most by South Africa batsmen in New Zealand.
123 Test wickets by Neil Wagner, joint ninth-most by a New Zealand bowler in Tests. Now he averages 28.60, third-most by a New Zealand bowler in Tests with minimum 100 wickets.