South Africa tour of Australia, 2008/09 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

South Africa in Australia Test Series - 1st Test

Australia v South Africa

South Africa won by 6 wickets

Partnerships - South Africa 2nd innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 19 14.3 1.31 ND McKenzie (10) GC Smith (8) - 1/19 (14.3)
2nd 153 35.5 4.26 GC Smith (100) HM Amla (49) 1/19 (14.3) 2/172 (50.2)
3rd 7 3.0 2.33 HM Amla (4) JH Kallis (2) 2/172 (50.2) 3/179 (53.2)
4th 124 32.1 3.85 JH Kallis (55) AB de Villiers (55) 3/179 (53.2) 4/303 (85.3)
5th 111* 33.5 3.28 JP Duminy (50) AB de Villiers (51) 4/303 (85.3) 4/414 (119.2)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
4 2nd 153 35.5 4.26 GC Smith (100) HM Amla (49) 1/19 (14.3) 2/172 (50.2)
1 4th 149 45.3 3.27 SM Katich (80) MJ Clarke (60) 3/15 (5.2) 4/164 (50.5)
4 4th 124 32.1 3.85 JH Kallis (55) AB de Villiers (55) 3/179 (53.2) 4/303 (85.3)
2 4th 124 38.1 3.24 AB de Villiers (63) JH Kallis (57) 3/110 (32.3) 4/234 (70.4)
4 5th 111* 33.5 3.28 JP Duminy (50) AB de Villiers (51) 4/303 (85.3) 4/414 (119.2)
1 6th 93 18.0 5.16 A Symonds (57) BJ Haddin (33) 5/166 (51.5) 6/259 (69.5)
2 2nd 90 23.1 3.88 HM Amla (47) GC Smith (41) 1/16 (7.6) 2/106 (31.1)
3 8th 79 19.5 3.98 JJ Krejza (32) BJ Haddin (41) 7/162 (59.5) 8/241 (79.4)
3 5th 60 23.1 2.58 MJ Clarke (25) A Symonds (31) 4/88 (27.5) 5/148 (50.6)
3 10th 41 8.3 4.82 BJ Haddin (35) PM Siddle (4) 9/278 (88.3) 10/319 (96.6)
1 7th 39 10.5 3.60 BJ Haddin (13) B Lee (25) 6/259 (69.5) 7/298 (80.4)
1 9th 38 7.1 5.30 MG Johnson (18) JJ Krejza (19) 8/303 (81.5) 9/341 (88.6)
3 9th 37 8.5 4.18 MG Johnson (21) BJ Haddin (15) 8/241 (79.4) 9/278 (88.3)
3 2nd 34 7.4 4.43 SM Katich (17) RT Ponting (15) 1/25 (8.3) 2/59 (16.1)
1 10th 34 9.5 3.45 PM Siddle (23) JJ Krejza (11) 9/341 (88.6) 10/375 (98.5)
3 3rd 29 10.3 2.76 RT Ponting (17) MEK Hussey (8) 2/59 (16.1) 3/88 (26.4)
3 1st 25 8.3 2.94 ML Hayden (4) SM Katich (20) - 1/25 (8.3)
2 10th 25 9.1 2.72 MV Boucher (19) M Ntini (5) 9/256 (80.4) 10/281 (89.5)
4 1st 19 14.3 1.31 ND McKenzie (10) GC Smith (8) - 1/19 (14.3)
2 1st 16 8.0 2.00 ND McKenzie (2) GC Smith (7) - 1/16 (7.6)
2 9th 15 3.4 4.09 DW Steyn (8) MV Boucher (6) 8/241 (76.6) 9/256 (80.4)
1 1st 14 2.4 5.25 ML Hayden (12) SM Katich (2) - 1/14 (2.4)
3 6th 9 7.1 1.25 A Symonds (6) BJ Haddin (3) 5/148 (50.6) 6/157 (58.1)
4 3rd 7 3.0 2.33 HM Amla (4) JH Kallis (2) 2/172 (50.2) 3/179 (53.2)
3 7th 5 1.4 3.00 B Lee (5) BJ Haddin (0) 6/157 (58.1) 7/162 (59.5)
1 8th 5 1.1 4.28 B Lee (4) JJ Krejza (0) 7/298 (80.4) 8/303 (81.5)
2 3rd 4 1.2 3.00 GC Smith (0) JH Kallis (4) 2/106 (31.1) 3/110 (32.3)
2 7th 3 2.2 1.28 M Morkel (1) MV Boucher (1) 6/238 (74.1) 7/241 (76.3)
2 5th 3 2.0 1.50 JH Kallis (2) JP Duminy (1) 4/234 (70.4) 5/237 (72.4)
1 5th 2 1.0 2.00 MJ Clarke (2) A Symonds (0) 4/164 (50.5) 5/166 (51.5)
2 6th 1 1.3 0.66 JP Duminy (0) MV Boucher (0) 5/237 (72.4) 6/238 (74.1)
1 3rd 1 2.3 0.40 MEK Hussey (0) SM Katich (1) 2/14 (2.5) 3/15 (5.2)
3 4th 0 1.1 0.00 MEK Hussey (0) MJ Clarke (0) 3/88 (26.4) 4/88 (27.5)
2 8th 0 0.3 0.00 PL Harris (0) MV Boucher (0) 7/241 (76.3) 8/241 (76.6)
1 2nd 0 0.1 0.00 RT Ponting (0) SM Katich (0) 1/14 (2.4) 2/14 (2.5)
Series Results
Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 3-7, 2009
Australia won by 103 runs
Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Dec 26-30, 2008
South Africa won by 9 wickets
Australia v South Africa at Perth - Dec 17-21, 2008
South Africa won by 6 wickets
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Dec 21, 2008

JP Duminy drives on his way to a half-century, Australia v South Africa, 1st Test, Perth, 5th day, December 21, 2008

JP Duminy drives on his way to a half-century

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Dec 21, 2008

AB de Villiers and JP Duminy walk back after completing the incredible chase, Australia v South Africa, 1st Test, Perth, December 21, 2008

AB de Villiers and JP Duminy walk back after completing the incredible chase

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