1st ODI: AB de Villiers, JP Duminy Guide South Africa to 6-Wicket Win vs New Zealand

Updated: 21 October 2014 10:59 IST

Captain AB de Villiers top-scored for South Africa with an unbeaten 89, while JP Duminy finished on 58 not out.

1st ODI: AB de Villiers, JP Duminy Guide South Africa to 6-Wicket Win vs New Zealand
AB de Villiers (left) and JP Duminy celebrate after SA's win over NZ in 1st ODI © AFP

South Africa defeated New Zealand by six wickets in the first one-day international at Mount Maunganui's Bay Oval on Tuesday.

The Proteas ended their innings at 4-236 to easily overhaul the 231 target that New Zealand set after losing the toss and being sent in to bat.

Captain AB de Villiers top-scored for South Africa with an unbeaten 89, while JP Duminy finished on 58 not out.

Wicketkeeper Luke Ronchi was New Zealand's best performer with a defiant 99.



Topics : South Africa New Zealand Luke Ronchi Cricket
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