Skipper AB de Villiers guided his side to a six-wicket victory over New Zealand in the first game of their three match one-day series.
De Villiers (89 not out) combined with JP Duminy (58 not out) in a 139-run partnership after being reduced to 97 for four. Earlier, New Zealand were rescued by a record 10th-wicket partnership of 74 between Luke Ronchi (99) and Trent Boult which rescued New Zealand from 9 for 156.
South Africa 236 for 4 (De Villiers 89*, Duminy 58*) beat New Zealand 230 (Ronchi 99, Tahir 2-37) by six wickets.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex2014 NZL v RSA 1st ODI
Series Tagged in ClipDex2014 NZL v RSA ODI Series
Players Tagged in ClipDexDuminy, Jean-Paul McCullum, Brendon B Imran Tahir de Villiers, Abraham B Ronchi, Luke Boult, Trent A
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexBay Oval
Categories Tagged in ClipDexLimited Overs (ODI & T20)