Dean Elgar scored 140 runs from 299 balls in the match, which was his highest
score, see Best
Batting Performances, his seventh century, second against New Zealand, see Performances by Opponent at All Grounds, and first in New Zealand. See Performances in New Zealand. Dean Elgar has scored five of his
seven centuries when South Africa bat first, where he averages 55.56, see Performance
Analysis by Innings Number , and has now scored 1,877 runs at an average of 40.80. See South African Players Scoring 1000 Career Runs.
Keshav Maharaj took 5/94 in the first innings of the match, which was the first time
that he has taken five wickets in an innings, see Best Innings Bowling Performances, and he has now taken 16 wickets at an
average of 29.25. See Performances by Opponent at All Grounds.
Kane Williamson scored 130 runs from 241 balls in the match, which was his
sixteenth century, second against South Africa, see Performances by Opponent at All Grounds, and sixth in New Zealand, and first
at University Oval. See Performances in New Zealand. Kane Williamson has now scored
4,937 runs, and his average of 50.90 is the highest by a New Zealand player. See Highest Batting Average for Players Batting 30 Innings.
Ground recorded its fifth draw in eight matches, and the draw percentage is 62.5%, with rain causing
play to be abandoned on at least 1 day in four of the five drawn matches. See Test Matches
at University Ground.