South Africa in Australia Test Series - 2nd Test

Australia v South Africa

South Africa won by 9 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ML Hayden c Duminy b Ntini 8 31 17 1 0 47.05
View dismissal SM Katich b Steyn 54 153 109 6 0 49.54
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Amla b Harris 101 197 126 10 1 80.15
View dismissal MEK Hussey c †Boucher b Steyn 0 16 9 0 0 0.00
MJ Clarke not out 88 330 208 4 1 42.30
View dismissal A Symonds c Kallis b Morkel 27 56 55 3 0 49.09
View dismissal BJ Haddin c Smith b Ntini 40 88 71 5 0 56.33
View dismissal B Lee c Kallis b Steyn 21 33 21 5 0 100.00
View dismissal MG Johnson b Steyn 0 3 3 0 0 0.00
View dismissal NM Hauritz c Smith b Steyn 12 29 21 2 0 57.14
View dismissal PM Siddle c de Villiers b Kallis 19 54 49 1 0 38.77
Extras (b 5, lb 12, nb 7) 24
Total (all out; 113.4 overs; 500 mins) 394 (3.46 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-21 (Hayden, 7.2 ov), 2-128 (Katich, 33.6 ov), 3-143 (Hussey, 37.3 ov), 4-184 (Ponting, 51.2 ov), 5-223 (Symonds, 66.1 ov), 6-277 (Haddin, 88.3 ov), 7-322 (Lee, 95.2 ov), 8-326 (Johnson, 95.5 ov), 9-352 (Hauritz, 101.5 ov), 10-394 (Siddle, 113.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets DW Steyn 29 6 87 5 3.00
View wickets M Ntini 27 7 108 2 4.00 (1nb)
View wicket JH Kallis 18.4 4 55 1 2.94
View wicket M Morkel 22 3 89 1 4.04 (6nb)
View wicket PL Harris 17 3 38 1 2.23
South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c †Haddin b Siddle 62 166 113 6 0 54.86
View dismissal ND McKenzie b Siddle 0 7 5 0 0 0.00
View dismissal HM Amla c Symonds b Johnson 19 35 30 1 0 63.33
View dismissal JH Kallis c †Haddin b Hauritz 26 81 53 2 0 49.05
View dismissal AB de Villiers b Siddle 7 57 51 0 0 13.72
View dismissal JP Duminy c Siddle b Hauritz 166 448 340 18 0 48.82
View dismissal MV Boucher c Hussey b Hauritz 3 22 15 0 0 20.00
View dismissal M Morkel b Johnson 21 45 39 4 0 53.84
View dismissal PL Harris c Johnson b Hussey 39 74 67 4 0 58.20
View dismissal DW Steyn b Siddle 76 238 191 9 1 39.79
M Ntini not out 2 49 29 0 0 6.89
Extras (b 5, lb 13, nb 15, pen 5) 38
Total (all out; 153 overs; 615 mins) 459 (3.00 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (McKenzie, 1.4 ov), 2-39 (Amla, 8.3 ov), 3-102 (Kallis, 26.4 ov), 4-126 (Smith, 37.6 ov), 5-132 (de Villiers, 41.5 ov), 6-141 (Boucher, 46.4 ov), 7-184 (Morkel, 57.1 ov), 8-251 (Harris, 77.5 ov), 9-431 (Steyn, 141.3 ov), 10-459 (Duminy, 152.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
B Lee 13 2 68 0 5.23 (7nb)
View wickets PM Siddle 34 9 81 4 2.38 (4nb)
View wickets MG Johnson 39 6 127 2 3.25 (3nb)
View wickets NM Hauritz 43 13 98 3 2.27 (1nb)
MJ Clarke 8 0 26 0 3.25
View wicket MEK Hussey 5 0 22 1 4.40
A Symonds 11 3 14 0 1.27
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ML Hayden c Duminy b Steyn 23 48 28 3 0 82.14
View dismissal SM Katich c †Boucher b Steyn 15 57 40 2 0 37.50
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Smith b Morkel 99 257 169 7 0 58.57
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Amla b Morkel 2 15 8 0 0 25.00
View dismissal MJ Clarke c McKenzie b Steyn 29 113 79 4 0 36.70
View dismissal A Symonds c Kallis b Steyn 0 4 5 0 0 0.00
View dismissal BJ Haddin c Kallis b Ntini 10 38 35 0 1 28.57
View dismissal B Lee b Kallis 8 23 21 1 0 38.09
MG Johnson not out 43 111 85 5 0 50.58
View dismissal NM Hauritz b Kallis 3 33 23 0 0 13.04
View dismissal PM Siddle c †Boucher b Steyn 6 25 18 0 0 33.33
Extras (b 1, lb 3, nb 5) 9
Total (all out; 84.2 overs; 370 mins) 247 (2.92 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-37 (Hayden, 10.4 ov), 2-40 (Katich, 12.2 ov), 3-49 (Hussey, 15.3 ov), 4-145 (Clarke, 43.1 ov), 5-145 (Symonds, 43.6 ov), 6-165 (Haddin, 53.1 ov), 7-180 (Lee, 58.3 ov), 8-212 (Ponting, 71.3 ov), 9-231 (Hauritz, 78.6 ov), 10-247 (Siddle, 84.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets DW Steyn 20.2 3 67 5 3.29 (1nb)
View wicket M Ntini 14 1 26 1 1.85
View wickets M Morkel 15 2 46 2 3.06 (4nb)
PL Harris 21 1 47 0 2.23
View wickets JH Kallis 14 1 57 2 4.07
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 183 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* lbw b Hauritz 75 133 94 10 0 79.78
ND McKenzie not out 59 204 140 3 1 42.14
HM Amla not out 30 70 62 2 0 48.38
Extras (lb 9, w 2, nb 8) 19
Total (1 wicket; 48 overs; 204 mins) 183 (3.81 runs per over)
Did not bat JH Kallis, AB de Villiers, JP Duminy, DW Steyn, MV Boucher, M Ntini, M Morkel, PL Harris
Fall of wickets 1-121 (Smith, 28.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
B Lee 10 0 49 0 4.90 (6nb)
PM Siddle 14 5 34 0 2.42
MG Johnson 11 1 36 0 3.27 (1nb, 2w)
View wicket NM Hauritz 10 0 41 1 4.10 (1nb)
MJ Clarke 3 0 14 0 4.66
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series South Africa led the 3-match series 2-0
Player of the match DW Steyn (South Africa)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and BR Doctrove (West Indies)
TV umpire BNJ Oxenford
Match referee RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire AP Ward
Close of play
Fri, 26 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 280/6 (MJ Clarke 36*, B Lee 0*, 90 ov)
Sat, 27 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 198/7 (JP Duminy 34*, PL Harris 8*, 63 ov)
Sun, 28 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 4/0 (ML Hayden 1*, SM Katich 2*, 3 ov)
Mon, 29 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 30/0 (GC Smith 25*, ND McKenzie 3*, 6 ov)
Tue, 30 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 183/1 (48 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.3 overs (73 balls), Extras 4
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (GC Smith 35, ND McKenzie 11, Ex 4)
  • GC Smith: 50 off 58 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 82/0 in 19.0 overs (GC Smith 54, ND McKenzie 19)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 22.1 overs (140 balls), Extras 11
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 140 balls (GC Smith 60, ND McKenzie 30, Ex 11)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 132/1 in 33.0 overs (ND McKenzie 37, HM Amla 7)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 37.3 overs (234 balls), Extras 18
  • ND McKenzie: 50 off 118 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 100 balls (ND McKenzie 22, HM Amla 20, Ex 8)
 
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Dec 30, 2008

The champagne flows after South Africa's series win, Australia v South Africa, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 5th day, December 30, 2008

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Dec 30, 2008

Paul Harris, Mark Boucher, Morne Morkel and AB de Villiers celebrate South Africa's triumph, Australia v South Africa, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 5th day, December 30, 2008

Paul Harris, Mark Boucher, Morne Morkel and AB de Villiers celebrate South Africa's triumph

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