South Africa vs Bangladesh, 2nd T20

Quinton de Kock slammed a quick half-century

Bangladesh was 141 all out in 18.3 overs, another heavy defeat on a hard five-week tour for the visiting team.

After conceding the Test (0-2) and One-Day International series (0-3), one would have expected that a change in format would also bring a change in fortunes for Bangladesh.

While South Africa gained valuable preparation under new coach Ottis Gibson ahead of tours by India and Australia, Bangladesh failed to live up to the promise it showed recently in home series. Miller's sensational knock was decorated with nine sixes and seven fours. The first 50 came off 23 balls and the second 50 off just 12 balls as Miller went into overdrive mode.

"It's a really special feeling", Miller told SuperSport.

Prior to this, in an global game, the fastest T20 century was scored by Richard Levi, also a South African.

Cricketers to score a T20I century at a position lower than No. 4 - Miller is the first one to do so.

In his merciless bashing of Bangladeshi bowlers, Miller scored 31 runs against Mohammad Saifuddin, who bowed the 19th over where he was smashed all around the Senwes Park with 5 sixes, making Miller only the second batsman after Yuvraj Singh to hit 5 or more sixes in an over.

The only players to hit six sixes in an over in an global are South Africa's Herschelle Gibbs and India's Yuvraj Singh.

Miller, who was dropped on zero, scored 101 not out off 36 balls, reaching his century off 35 deliveries.

Chasing a target of 225, too many of Bangladesh's top order underperformed, with Imrul Kayes, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim and Sabbir Rahman all hitting six or fewer.

Related news:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top The first charges have been filed in special counsel Mueller's Russian Federation investigation
Oct 29, 2017 - 01:39
CNN reported Friday night that a federal grand jury has reportedly approved the first charges in Mueller's probe. By June, Trump himself was reportedly under investigation for obstruction of justice.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Oil price high as Brent Crude hits $60 a barrel
Oct 28, 2017 - 00:36
Last week, the EIA said, Iraqi exports came in at 1.072 million barrels per day, versus 569,900 barrels per day from Saudi Arabia. Crude oil continues to rally, with Brent crude climbing to $60/bbl for the first time in more than two years and U.S.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Tropical development likely in Cayman Islands
Oct 28, 2017 - 00:36
This is a hotbed of tropical origins that we'll be watching through the end of October and into November. By Saturday, the system could bring heavy rain across parts of south Florida and the Florida Keys.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top MSNBC Political Analyst Accused Of Harassing 5 Women, Quits Job After Apology
Oct 27, 2017 - 00:14
Another woman says Halperin cornered her as she exited a bathroom, propositioning her to enter another bathroom. We are going to be following this story as it develops.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Astros Cameron Maybin steals a base, now you can steal a taco
Oct 27, 2017 - 00:10
Taco Bell says it's given away millions of free tacos since it began the " Steal a Base, Steal a Taco " gimmick. One of those reasons was not America winning free tacos via stolen base, but, hey, that happened, too.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Weinstein assaulted me in child's room, says production assistant Mimi Haleyi
Oct 26, 2017 - 00:17
While Haleyi did not disclose exactly how old she was at the time of the alleged attack, she was reportedly in her 20s. "I knew nothing", the actress told PEOPLE at an event for Allergan's CoolSculpting in New York City on Tuesday night.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Protester throws Russian flags at President Donald Trump before Capitol Hill lunch
Oct 25, 2017 - 00:23
The incident occurred just before lunch, where the President planned to meet with Senate Republicans. Several journalists in attendance captured the moment on video.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Mega Millions redesign means bigger jackpots, higher ticket price
Oct 25, 2017 - 00:21
This week's drawings on Tuesday and Friday night will be the last time that you can buy a $1 ticket to the multi-state lottery. This is expected to speed up jackpot growth and increase the likelihood of jackpots reaching $1 billion or more .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Taylor Swift appears naked in new music video
Oct 24, 2017 - 00:24
Her private parts remain covered, so she may just be wearing a nude body-suit, but it's enough to give fans an eyeful. The Grammy Award victor has posted a clip of the upcoming video to her Taylor Swift Instagram account.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Wings trade Sheahan to Penguins for Wilson
Oct 23, 2017 - 00:35
At this point, it appears Athanasiou will agree to a one-year contract that will leave him with arbitration rights next summer. The Red Wings' negotiations Athanasiou's agent had been gridlocked for the entirety of the National Hockey League offseason.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Political slugfest over Tamil film Mersal's GST scenes
Oct 23, 2017 - 00:35
When these scenes are played in the theatre, there is a lot of claps as people appreciated and supported them. In two of them, the actor is seen talking about the ongoing government and other schemes.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Who is Taylor Swift's 'Gorgeous' About? Fans Decode the Lyrics!
Oct 22, 2017 - 00:27
Gorgeous , in which Swift lusts after the man she can't get, sounds a lot like "Old Taylor ". Just before midnight Friday morning Taylor Swift released yet another single, " Gorgeous ".

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top WWE TLC: Kurt Angle & AJ Styles Replace Roman Reigns & Bray Wyatt
Oct 21, 2017 - 00:15
PWInsider has more details on the report of Bray Wyatt , Bo Dallas and JoJo Offerman dealing with viral meningitis. The interesting background between Balor and Styles is they are both former leaders of the Bullet Club faction.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Parents Get Help Coaching Teen Drivers from Michelin, NFL Star
Oct 21, 2017 - 00:14
One of the top priorities to talk to your teen about should be buckling up every time, in every seat. Getting a driver's license is one of the first, and most lasting, rites of passage for teens.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Polestar 1 is a 592bhp hybrid coupe from Volvo's performance sub brand
Oct 20, 2017 - 00:14
The Polestar 2 will start production later in 2019, it'll be smaller than the 1, competing with the Tesla Model 3 . Another comment from Polestar's official account confirmed "You will have the option of buying the auto as well".