Twitteratti lauds De Kock

Last Updated: Wed, Dec 11, 2013 16:05 hrs

South Africa's young, left-handed opener Quinton de Kock notched up his third consecutive ODI ton in the third and final tie against South Africa at Centurion, to become the third South African - after AB de Villiers and Herschelle Gibbs -- and fifth overall to do so.

Fans and Cricket experts took to Twitter to laud his amazing achievement.  

Harsha Bhogle ‏@bhogleharsha

very well played quinton de kock. we were told a couple of years ago you'd be the future star of south african cricket. they weren't wrong

ICC ‏@cricketicc

Congratulations @QuinnyDeKock69 who has just hit his 3rd century in three successive ODIs. #SAvInd

Mohandas Menon ‏@mohanstatsman

Most runs in a 3-match bilateral ODI series
331* Quinton de Kock  vs Ind Dec 2013
330  M Guptill in Eng May-June 2013

Mohandas Menon ‏@mohanstatsman

Quinton de Kock before the age of 21 yrs has already made nearly 700 ODI runs for South Africa.
Next best: 275 runs Jacques Kallis

Mohandas Menon ‏@mohanstatsman

Quinton de Kock ODI tally of 671* runs is by far the most by any South African batsman in 16 inngs. GSmith had 625 runs after 16!

Hari Bajracharya ‏@Binga_Harry

Quinton De Kock; Another contendar to break Tendulkar's record. Amazing Player....  #Awesome

Ddevanshu Wadhawan ‏@Ddevanshu9

Such an exciting young talent @QuinnyDeKock69 !! #IndvsSA

Eshani Shevde ‏@eshani87

Congratulations Quinton de Kock !! - 4 centuries on the trot. ABdeVilliers- gets a century like its the most normal thing to do !

Ya'eesh Patel ‏@Ypat07

Quinton de Kock seems to be evolving into quite a successful top order batsmen keeper mirroring the likes of Adam Gilchrest #brightfuture

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