South Africa vs Pakistan, 2nd ODI: Statistical Highlights

Mohammad Irfan's superb spell worth four wickets helped Pakistan draw level against South Africa in the ODI series.

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Last updated on Saturday, 16 March, 2013 12:44 IST
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Pakistan bowling restricted South Africa and then chased the target of 191 in under 40 overs.

# Pakistan have won four and lost four out of eight games played at Centurion in ODIs. They have won two and lost two out of four ODIs played against South Africa at this venue.

# Mohammad Irfan (4/33) has produced his best ever bowling performance in ODIs, surpassing the 2 for 28 against India at Delhi on January 6, 2013.

# Irfan's excellent figures are the best by a Pakistani bowler at Centurion, surpassing the 3 for 46 by Aamer Sohail against Sri Lanka on December 4, 1994.

# Irfan has received his first Man of the Match award in ODIs.

# Colin Ingram has registered his first duck in ODIs.

# Farhaan Behardien (58) has registered his first fifty in ODIs, eclipsing the 34 not out against Pakistan at Bloemfontein on March 10, 2013.

# Jacques Kallis is the only South African batsman to record two fifties against Pakistan at SuperSport Park, Centurion.  His unbeaten 88 of 85 balls on February 4, 2007 is the highest individual innings against Pakistan  at this venue.

# Robin Peterson (44) has posted a career-best, eclipsing the 36 against the West Indies at Centurion on February 1, 2004.

# Farhaan Behardien and Peterson were involved in a stand of 67 - South Africa's second highest for the seventyh wicket against Pakistan, next only to the 99 between Shaun Pollock and Jonty Rhodes at Durban on December 8, 2002.

# The aforesaid partnership is South Africa's highest for the seventh wicket against any opponent at Centurion in ODIs.

# Misbah-ul-Haq (57 not out) has posted his first fifty against South Africa - his 21st in ODIs.

# Misbah has completed his 1000 runs as captain in ODIs - his aggregate being 1028 at an average of 42.83 in 36 matches, including six fifties.

Story first published on: Saturday, 16 March 2013 12:40 IST

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