South Africa vs West Indies: Records created by South Africa in the second ODI

Editor Sportzwiki / 18 January 2015

Here are the list of records created during the South Afriacn innings against West Indies in the second ODI at Johannesburg.

1 – First time when the Top Three batsmen scoring a hundred in ODIs.

16 – Number of sixes scored by AB de Villiers in an innings. He equals Rohit Sharma’s record of 16 sixes against Australia at Bangalore.

16 – Number of balls in which AB de Villiers scored the fastest fifty in ODI cricket. He surpassed Sanath Jayasuriya’s record of 50 off 17 balls.

31 – Number of balls AB de Villiers took to score the fastest hundred in ODI cricket. He surpassed Corey Anderson’s record of 100 off 36 balls.

40 – Number of minutes taken by AB de Villiers to score his hundred. 

102 – Number of innings took by Hashim Amla to score 18 ODI hundreds. He broke Virat Kohli’s record of 119 innings to achieve the feat.

127 – Rilee Rossouw’s highest ODI score. His previous best was 51 against Australia at Sydney in 2014.

149 – AB de Villiers’ highest ODI score. His previous best was 146 against West Indies at St. George’s in 2007.

153*- Hashim Amla’s highest ODI score. His previous best was 150 against England at Southampton in 2012.

339 – Strike-Rate of AB de Villiers. The highest strike rate by a batsman with a benchmark of 100 runs.

438 – Highest runs conceded by West Indies in an ODI. The previous worst performance by the West Indian bowlers was 418 against India at Nagpur.

438/2 – Second highest total scored by a team in an ODI. Only Sri Lanka (443-5 vs Netherlands) has scored more than them.

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