New Zealand defeated South Africa in the 3rd Quarter Final – World Cup 2011
South Africa vs New Zealand World Cup 2011:
Date: 25 March 2011 – Time: 09:00 GMT
In the World Cup Quarter Final we will have New Zealand taking on South Africa in what will be a huge match in the knock out stages. Both of the teams will be looking to get into the much coveted Semi Final spot against either England or Sri Lanka. South Africa are coming into this match on the back of a very good campaign i nthe group stages where they only lost 1 match and that was against Engalnd while New Zealand had a mixed tournament so far. You can tune in here to watch the live action of the match.
New Zealand will be hoping to get into the semi Final yet again in the World Cup of cricket and they usualy get there most of the time. This time they are playing against one of the favourites to win the World Cup who are South Africa. A team which always at the wrong time and big matches. But this time under Graem Smith Captaincy they are a team to look forward to and they will be eager to get into the semi Final where they will face the winner of Sri Lanka vs England match.
New Zealand beat South Africa by 49 Runs in the Quarter Final
Jacob Oram took a stunning catch to dismiss Jacques Kallis and trigger a South Africa collapse that sent New Zealand into the semi-finals in Mirpur . Full match highlights of the match placed here shortly after the match.
Match Result and highlights
New Zealand: 221/8 (50 ov)
South Africa: 172/10 (43.2 ov)
New Zealand won by 49 runs