ALSO READSouth Africa, New Zealand Test drawn after abandonment South Africa strike at New Zealand top order South Africa, New Zealand face-off in 9th-10th place play-off Centurion, Aug 30 (AFP) Scores at lunch on the fourth day of the second and final Test between South Africa and New Zealand at SuperSport Park today. Siddle back to face South Africa
After being asked to bat first, opener Hashim Amla (62) struck a quick-fire half-century besides sharing a crucial 87-run stand with first drop and skipper Faf du Plessis for the second wicket.
AB de Villiers and JP Duminy also contributed 26 and 29, respectively to guide their side post a competitive total of 185-6.
In reply, New Zealand were bundled out for 107 runs, with Tom Bruce (33) scoring the highest runs for the hosts.
Chris Morris also bagged two wickets for his side.
Tahir, who also became the second-fastest bowler to take 50 wickets in T20 Internationals, was declared 'Man of the Match' for his brilliant spell.
The two sides will now head into five-match ODI series beginning Sunday at Seddon Park, Hamilton.
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