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

South Africa in Australia Test Series - 3rd Test

Australia v South Africa

Australia won by 103 runs

Partnerships - Australia 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 62 13.0 4.76 SM Katich (47) ML Hayden (12) - 1/62 (12.6)
2nd 1 0.5 1.20 RT Ponting (0) ML Hayden (1) 1/62 (12.6) 2/63 (13.5)
3rd 46 19.4 2.33 ML Hayden (18) MEK Hussey (21) 2/63 (13.5) 3/109 (33.3)
4th 21 7.3 2.80 MEK Hussey (9) MJ Clarke (9) 3/109 (33.3) 4/130 (40.6)
5th 32 15.4 2.04 AB McDonald (15) MJ Clarke (17) 4/130 (40.6) 5/162 (56.4)
6th 75 25.0 3.00 BJ Haddin (38) MJ Clarke (35) 5/162 (56.4) 6/237 (81.4)
7th 142 39.0 3.64 MJ Clarke (77) MG Johnson (62) 6/237 (81.4) 7/379 (120.4)
8th 2 1.1 1.71 MG Johnson (2) NM Hauritz (0) 7/379 (120.4) 8/381 (121.5)
9th 59 12.4 4.65 PM Siddle (23) NM Hauritz (36) 8/381 (121.5) 9/440 (134.3)
10th 5 1.5 2.72 NM Hauritz (5) DE Bollinger (0) 9/440 (134.3) 10/445 (136.2)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 7th 142 39.0 3.64 MJ Clarke (77) MG Johnson (62) 6/237 (81.4) 7/379 (120.4)
2 6th 115 39.3 2.91 M Morkel (40) MV Boucher (65) 5/193 (74.5) 6/308 (114.2)
3 4th 76 16.4 4.56 MJ Clarke (41) MEK Hussey (25) 3/181 (50.5) 4/257 (67.3)
1 6th 75 25.0 3.00 BJ Haddin (38) MJ Clarke (35) 5/162 (56.4) 6/237 (81.4)
3 2nd 72 19.5 3.63 RT Ponting (53) SM Katich (19) 1/62 (16.5) 2/134 (36.4)
4 2nd 66 29.0 2.27 ND McKenzie (25) HM Amla (32) 1/2 (1.2) 2/68 (30.2)
3 1st 62 16.5 3.68 ML Hayden (39) SM Katich (17) - 1/62 (16.5)
1 1st 62 13.0 4.76 SM Katich (47) ML Hayden (12) - 1/62 (12.6)
1 9th 59 12.4 4.65 PM Siddle (23) NM Hauritz (36) 8/381 (121.5) 9/440 (134.3)
4 5th 56 29.1 1.92 JP Duminy (16) AB de Villiers (32) 4/110 (41.1) 5/166 (70.2)
4 9th 55 17.3 3.14 DW Steyn (21) M Ntini (16) 8/202 (90.1) 9/257 (107.4)
2 2nd 55 16.0 3.43 JH Kallis (37) HM Amla (17) 1/76 (24.3) 2/131 (40.3)
3 3rd 47 14.1 3.31 SM Katich (25) MEK Hussey (20) 2/134 (36.4) 3/181 (50.5)
1 3rd 46 19.4 2.33 ML Hayden (18) MEK Hussey (21) 2/63 (13.5) 3/109 (33.3)
2 1st 41 ND McKenzie (19) HM Amla (17) 0/35 1/76 (24.3)
2 1st 35* GC Smith (30) ND McKenzie (4) - 0/35
1 5th 32 15.4 2.04 AB McDonald (15) MJ Clarke (17) 4/130 (40.6) 5/162 (56.4)
2 3rd 30 16.2 1.83 AB de Villiers (11) HM Amla (17) 2/131 (40.3) 3/161 (56.5)
2 5th 27 15.3 1.74 JP Duminy (9) MV Boucher (13) 4/166 (59.2) 5/193 (74.5)
4 3rd 23 5.1 4.45 JH Kallis (4) HM Amla (19) 2/68 (30.2) 3/91 (35.3)
1 4th 21 7.3 2.80 MEK Hussey (9) MJ Clarke (9) 3/109 (33.3) 4/130 (40.6)
4 4th 19 5.4 3.35 HM Amla (8) AB de Villiers (11) 3/91 (35.3) 4/110 (41.1)
4 7th 18 7.1 2.51 AB de Villiers (11) PL Harris (2) 6/172 (76.5) 7/190 (83.6)
4 10th 15 6.4 2.25 GC Smith (3) M Ntini (12) 9/257 (107.4) 10/272 (114.2)
4 8th 12 6.1 1.94 PL Harris (4) DW Steyn (7) 7/190 (83.6) 8/202 (90.1)
2 9th 11 2.0 5.50 MV Boucher (11) M Ntini (0) 8/316 (118.5) 9/327 (120.5)
4 6th 6 6.3 0.92 MV Boucher (4) AB de Villiers (2) 5/166 (70.2) 6/172 (76.5)
2 8th 6 2.4 2.25 DW Steyn (6) MV Boucher (0) 7/310 (116.1) 8/316 (118.5)
2 4th 5 2.3 2.00 HM Amla (0) JP Duminy (4) 3/161 (56.5) 4/166 (59.2)
1 10th 5 1.5 2.72 NM Hauritz (5) DE Bollinger (0) 9/440 (134.3) 10/445 (136.2)
4 1st 2 1.2 1.50 M Morkel (0) ND McKenzie (2) - 1/2 (1.2)
2 7th 2 1.5 1.09 PL Harris (2) MV Boucher (0) 6/308 (114.2) 7/310 (116.1)
1 8th 2 1.1 1.71 MG Johnson (2) NM Hauritz (0) 7/379 (120.4) 8/381 (121.5)
1 2nd 1 0.5 1.20 RT Ponting (0) ML Hayden (1) 1/62 (12.6) 2/63 (13.5)
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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Jan 7, 2009

An injured Graeme Smith fends off a delivery, Australia v South Africa, 3rd Test, 5th day, Sydney, January 7, 2009

An injured Graeme Smith fends off a delivery

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Jan 6, 2009

Hashim Amla and Neil McKenzie added an unbeaten 60 together, Australia v South Africa, 3rd Test, 4th day, Sydney, January 6, 2009

Hashim Amla and Neil McKenzie added an unbeaten 60 together

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