Jos Buttler is the best white-ball cricketer in the world. He scored a well compiled hundred in the third and final ODI against South Africa.
He was batting on 130 off 125 balls, with the help of 6 fours and 7 sixes. Buttler broke MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh’s world record in the fifty-over format.
Buttler has hit 8 hundreds while batting at No.5 or below. Dhoni and Yuvraj smashed 7. On the other hand, AB de Villiers, Eoin Morgan and Andrew Symonds registered 6 tons.
Most ODI Centuries at No.5 or below
8 times – Jos Buttler*
7 times – MS Dhoni
7 times – Yuvraj Singh
6 times – AB de Villiers
Earlier, Dawid Malan also scored a three-digit score in the contest. He scored 118 runs off 114 balls.
South Africa are leading 2-0, having defeated the visitors in two consecutive games.