Rilee Rossouw took three months since his debut to get his maiden half-century © Getty Images
Rilee Rossouw took three months since his debut to get his maiden half-century © Getty Images

Nov 23, 2014

South Africa‘s Rilee Rossouw scored his maiden half-century during the fifth ODI against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on Sunday. His fifty came off 69 balls with a strike rate of 72.85. Rossouw who made his debut earlier this year in August against Zimbabwe at Bulawayo took just three months to bring up his maiden half-century. However, he ends up getting out on 51 off Pat Cummins.

Opener Quinton de Kock who is currently batting in his 80s and is nearing a possible century. He along with Russouw also put up a 100-run partnership for the 2nd wicket. Hashim Amla was the first man to be dismissed in the innings.