South Africa beat Australia by 134 runs. Quinton de Kock’s explosive century and a remarkable three-wicket haul by Kagiso Rabada led South Africa to a resounding 134-run victory over Australia in an ODI World Cup 2023 match. After being asked to bat first, South Africa capitalized on an exceptional century by opener de Kock and a quick 56 off 44 balls from Aiden Markram to post a competitive total of 311 for seven in their allotted 50 overs.
South Africa beat Australia by 134 runs | World Cup 2023
In response, the Australian cricket team was dismissed for a total of 177 runs in 40.5 overs, with Kagiso Rabada contributing significantly by taking three wickets for just 33 runs. De Kock’s brilliant performance included a remarkable 106-ball century as he followed up his previous 84-ball century against Sri Lanka in New Delhi with a scintillating 109 at the Ekana Stadium.