Maharaj inspires South Africa to victory over NZ in second Test

Keshav Maharaj
Second Test, Wellington:
South Africa 359 & 83-2: Amla 38, Duminy 15 not out
New Zealand 268 & 171: Raval 80, Maharaj 6-40
South Africa win by eight wickets

A career-best performance from left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj led South Africa to an eight-wicket victory over New Zealand in the second Test on Saturday.

Maharaj, 27, took 6-40 as the Black Caps were all out for 171, leaving South Africa with a target of 81 for victory in Wellington.

The tourists reached that total in 25 overs, with Hashim Amla 38 not out and JP Duminy unbeaten on 15.

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