Quinton de Kock's hundred came off 55 balls with a strike rate of 87.71 © Getty Images
Quinton de Kock’s hundred came off 55 balls with a strike rate of 87.71 © Getty Images

Nov 23, 2014

South Africa opener, Quinton de Kock scored his sixth ODI century against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) during the fifth ODI. His hundred came off 117 balls with a strike rate of 85.47 including 13 boundaries. His last century came in July this year when he scored an impressive 128 against Sri Lanka at Hambantota. This is also his first century while playing against Australia.

Currently he is batting with his partner, Farhaan Behardien who is on 3 while South Africa are 192 for the loss of three wicket after 39 overs with opener, Hashim Amla, Rilee Rossouw and David Miller are the men to be dismissed. Rossouw too scored his maiden half-century before falling for 51 to Pat Cummins.