South Africa Record-Setting Run in Cricket World Cup 2023


Nov 02 2023

South Africa has shattered the record for the most sixes in a Men's Cricket World Cup, hitting 82 sixes in seven matches, surpassing England's previous 76 in 2019.

Record-Breaking Sixes

All-rounder Marco Jansen has made a significant impact, taking 12 wickets during the Powerplay, ensuring South Africa's solid starts and surpassing other bowlers.

Marco Jansen's Impact

Opener Quinton de Kock has been in outstanding form, scoring four centuries in this Cricket World Cup, including the highest individual score in the tournament, 174 against Bangladesh.

Quinton de Kock Centuries

With de Kock and Rassie van der Dussen scoring centuries, South Africa has equaled the record for the most team centuries at a Cricket World Cup.

Team Centuries

De Kock and van der Dussen's 200-run partnership against New Zealand is their second double-century partnership in this tournament, a rare achievement in Cricket World Cup history.

Double-Century Partnerships

Quinton de Kock's exceptional form has him breaking records for the most runs scored at a single edition of the Cricket World Cup, with 545 runs after seven innings.

De Kock Batting Records

De Kock's run tally has exceeded the previous record held by South African legend Jacques Kallis at a Cricket World Cup.

Surpassing Jacques Kallis

De Kock has his sights on breaking Sachin Tendulkar's record for the most runs in a Cricket World Cup, with two matches remaining in the group stage.

Sachin Tendulkar Record

South Africa's strong batting line-up and exceptional performances have made them a force to be reckoned with in CWC23.

South Africa Strong Line-Up