Published on March 17th, 2017 | by Bhaskar Ganekar0
New Zealand v South Africa, 2nd Test, Wellington, Day 2, 2017 – Statistical highlights
It was a productive day for South Africa. Here are the statistical highlights from day two of the second Test between New Zealand and South Africa at Wellington.
160 Runs added for seventh wicket by Temba Bavuma and Qunton de Kock in South Africa first innings, fourth-best for the team in Tests for seventh wicket and second-best against New Zealand. The highest partnership for seventh wicket for South Africa is by Jackie McGlew and Anton Murray when they had added 246 64 years ago at the same venue.
1 First time Quinton de Kock out for nineties in his career. He had scored hundred on every occasion when he passed 90s in 15 innings in all formats.
91 Runs scored by de Kock batting at number 8, third best score for South Africa at number 8 against New Zealand in Tests. Anton Murray’s 109 and David Richardson’s 109 are the top scores at this position.