Proteas Wicketkeeper batsman Morne Van Wyk has hit maiden ton in a twenty20 international match on 14 January against West Indies at Kingsmead, Durban. He completed his first T20I hundred in 67 balls with hitting 5 sixes and 9 fours. Previously his best 20-20 score was 67 runs. At the end of 20 overs, he returned not out to pavilion and contributed 114 runs in South Africa’s 195 total in the final T20I match of series.
Morne van Wyk becomes second centurion batsman in this series for South Africa as in previous match Faf du Plessis slammed hundred which was his maiden ton as well in t20s. Unfortunately that Proteas lost that game. Van Wyk was looking dangerous from the starting of innings as he and opener Hendricks added 62 runs in the mandatory power play of 6 overs.
Van Wyk completed his 50 runs in 35 balls. His next 64 runs came in 35 balls too as he looked more aggressive at the end of innings. In the last over proteas inning Morne hit two big sixes to take South Africa total at 195/3.