Rassie van der Dussen’s Heroic Knock Propels South Africa to Historic Total

Check Rassie van der Dussen’s iconic record

Rassie van der Dussen’s sublime century against New Zealand in Pune not only became the highest individual score for South Africa against the Kiwis but also played a crucial role in South Africa’s record-setting total of 357/4.

Van der Dussen’s brilliant 133 runs off 118 balls demonstrated his prowess and resilience, guiding South Africa to an imposing score. His innings was a testament to his skill and determination, leaving a lasting impact on the World Cup clash.


Highest scores for South Africa vs New Zealand
169* – Dave Callaghan, Centurion, 1994
143 – Herschelle Gibbs, Joburg, 2003
133 – Rassie van der Dussen, Pune, today*