Pakistan vs South Africa stats: Wayne Parnell's career-best overshadows Saeed Ajmal's feat

Wayne Parnell was the star with both ball and bat as South Africa pulled off an improbable victory over Pakistan in a match where Ajmal reached 150 ODI wickets.

updated: October 31, 2013 11:58 IST
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A thriller in Sharjah as Pakistan fell short to South Africa by one wicket in the first ODI on Wednesday. Pakistan, chasing a modest 184 to win, were cruising along nicely at 165-4 but lost their last six wickets for just 17 runs off 39 balls to be bowled out for 182 in 46.3 overs.

Following are the statistical highlights from the match:

# South Africa's thrilling triumph by one run is their fourth by such a margin in ODIs - one each vs New Zealand, England, West Indies and Pakistan.

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