A brilliant innings by captain Dane van Niekerk scoring her maiden international century (102) and also becoming the fourth women to score over 2000 runs, led the Proteas Women to 225/7 off 48 overs in Potchefstroom.

The Proteas Women won the first One Day International by 7 wickets as the visitors could only put up 218 runs and losing 9 wickets in their 48 overs.

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