Cricket-New Zealand score 279-8 in second one-day international

KIMBERLEY, South Africa, Jan 22 (Reuters) - New Zealand reached 279 for eight in their 50 overs after being asked to bat first by South Africa in the second one-day international at the De Beers Oval on Tuesday.

Scores: New Zealand 279 for eight (K. Williamson 145 not out, G Elliott 48; M. Morkel 3-71, L. Tsotsobe 2-38) v South Africa (Editing by Mark Meadows; [email protected]; +44 20 7542 7933; Reuters Messaging:; [email protected])