South Africa beat New Zealand in Hamilton ODI

Hamilton [New Zealand], Feb.19 : South Africa on Sunday beat New Zealand by four wickets in a one day international match played here.

Set a winning target of 208 by New Zealand, the South Africans scored 210 for the loss of six wickets in 34 overs.

Sunday's ODI win was South Africa's twelfth on the trot and was achieved with one ball to spare. Skipper AB de Villiers, unbeaten on 34, and Andile Phehlukwayo who struck crucial sixes in the penultimate and last over of the match, helped the visitors canter to victory.

The scorecard was as follows: New Zealand 207 for 7 (Williamson 59, Morris 4 for 62) lost to South Africa 210 for 6 (de Kock 69, de Villiers 37*, Santner 1-33, Sodhi 1-36) by four wickets.

Source: ANI