South Africa end World Cup hoodoo
18 March 2015, 12:40
Sydney - South Africa finally won their first World Cup knockout match at the sixth time of asking when they beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets in a quarter-final at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Wednesday.
Below is South Africa's record in knockout matches at cricket's showpiece tournament.
1992: Lost semi-final to England
1996: Lost quarter-final to West Indies
1999: Tied semi-final with Australia, exited World Cup on net run-rate
2007: Lost semi-final to Australia
2011: Lost quarter-final to New Zealand
2015: Won quarter-final against Sri Lanka
Note: In 2003, co-hosts South Africa failed to get out of the first group stage after a rain-affected tie with Sri Lanka in Durban.
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