The bat of South African wicketkeeper batsman Quinton de Kock is scoring runs in the World Cup 2023. Quinton de Kock has become the highest run-scorer for South Africa in this World Cup. Quinton has broken the record of former player Jacques Kallis in scoring the most runs for South Africa in a single edition of the World Cup.
It is noteworthy that the 32nd match of the World Cup 2023 between New Zealand and South Africa is being played at the MCA Stadium in Pune. New Zealand won the toss and decided to bowl first. Quinton de Kock and Temba Bavuma tried to give South Africa a fast start, but Bavuma returned to the pavilion after scoring 24 runs. During this, runs were scored continuously from the bat of Quinton De Kock.
Quinton de Kock completed his half-century on 61 balls. Thanks to his half-century, Quinton De Kock became the highest run-scorer for South Africa in a single edition of the World Cup. De Kock broke the record of compatriot Jacques Kallis. Jacques Kallis scored 485 runs in 7 innings during the 2007 World Cup. At the same time, till the time of writing this news, Quinton de Kock has scored 503 runs in 7 innings.