South Africa tour of Australia, 4th ODI: Australia v South Africa at Adelaide, Jan 26, 2009
South Africa won by 8 wickets (with 71 balls remaining)
Played at Adelaide Oval
26 January 2009 - day/night match (50-over match)
24.1

Ntini to White, no run, 135ks, back of a length and White defends it back

24.2

Ntini to White, no run, a tad fuller and angling back in, White defends to the off side

24.3

Ntini to White, 2 runs, pitches and angles back in, White pushes at it and gets an edge safely wide of slip and down to third man

24.4

Ntini to White, no run, pitches back of a length and gets good bounce and White leaves

24.5

Ntini to White, no run, inches forward and lunges at this one, dead-batting it back to Ntini

24.6

Ntini to White, no run, angles back in and he pushes at it again, running to backward point

Australia 130/5   CL White 2* (6b)
25.3

Botha to White, no run, spins down from middle and leg and he defends to the on side

25.4

Botha to White, 1 run, that pitches fuller on about off stump and White defends to cover

Australia 132/5   CL White 3* (8b)
26.2

JA Morkel to White, no run, straighter ball, turned to Duminy at midwicket

26.3

JA Morkel to White, no run, pitches it up full and he squeezes the drive to short cover

26.4

JA Morkel to White, no run, pushes forward off the front foot and nudges the ball to short cover

26.5

JA Morkel to White, 1 run, full toss on the stumps, he just turns it to square leg for one

Australia 135/5   CL White 4* (12b)
27.3

Botha to White, no run, slower through the air, pitching on leg, White inside-edges to the on side

27.4

Botha to White, 1 run, angled down and he paddles the ball to short fine leg

Australia 138/5   CL White 5* (14b)
28.1

JA Morkel to White, no run, short of a length outside off stump, steered toward point

28.2

JA Morkel to White, FOUR, sweetly hit down the ground, off the middle of the bat, and it flies away over the infield, that was in the slot White just lofted through the line for four

28.3

JA Morkel to White, no run, change of pace nearly does him, White rolls the wrists and chips the ball in the air in front of mid-on

28.4

JA Morkel to White, no run, fuller outside off stump and he plays a conservative forward defensive

28.5

JA Morkel to White, 1 run, a bit too straight and White turns it wide of square leg, all wrists

Australia 143/5   CL White 10* (19b 1x4)
29.2

Botha to White, no run, slower delivery, off stumpish, White gets across to paddle it around the corner but cannot make good contact, the ball hits the toe of the bat and stops dead

29.3

Botha to White, no run, tossed up generously and he defends solidly

29.4

Botha to White, no run, pitches on middle and off and he plays it to midwicket

29.5

Botha to White, 1 run, slips out a low full toss on the pads but White just bunts it to midwicket

Australia 146/5   CL White 11* (23b 1x4)
30.5

JA Morkel to White, no run, nice, tight line on off, White defends off the back foot to the bowler

30.6

JA Morkel to White, no run, hits a length and he keeps the last ball out

Australia 152/6   CL White 11* (25b 1x4)
31.4

Botha to White, 1 run, tossed up and he works the ball off his pads for a single

Australia 154/6   CL White 12* (26b 1x4)
32.1

Duminy to White, no run, tossed up gently and defended watchfully

32.2

Duminy to White, 1 run, drifts a tad wider and he pokes it toward gully, sprinting hard

32.4

Duminy to White, no run, pushes at that one and gets an inside-edge back down the track

32.5

Duminy to White, no run, flights it up and he gets over it to defend it back to Duminy

32.6

Duminy to White, no run, flights it just outside off stump, making White come get it, and he pushes awkwardly to the off side, thats good bowling from Duminy

Australia 158/6   CL White 13* (31b 1x4)
33.2

Botha to White, no run, slower ball, thrown up there and it dips on White, who checks the shot

33.3

Botha to White, 2 runs, again he lobs it up and now White manages to drive past cover

33.4

Botha to White, no run, throws it up invitingly, White gets down to sweep but misses, ball hits his forearm, then pops up to his chin and finally settles down near his back boot, what a mess

33.5

Botha to White, 1 run, drifts full on the pads and White clips it out to deep midwicket

Australia 162/6   CL White 16* (35b 1x4)
34.1

Duminy to White, no run, tossed up on the stumps and driven straight to midwicket

34.2

Duminy to White, no run, drifts down the pads and he turns it around the corner to square leg

34.3

Duminy to White, 1 run, lands on the stumps and he now glances it away for one

34.5

Duminy to White, no run, reaches out for it and closes the face, nearly giving cover a catch

34.6

Duminy to White, no run, tossed up straighter and White clips, but cannot beat midwicket

Australia 164/6   CL White 17* (40b 1x4)
35.2

M Morkel to White, 1 run, a bit shorter in length and he steers that safely down to third man

35.4

M Morkel to White, no run, pitches fullish and White defends to the off side

35.5

M Morkel to White, no run, pitches on the stumps and he drops his head to defend

35.6

M Morkel to White, no run, pitches on middle and tails in, White defends it back

Australia 167/6   CL White 18* (44b 1x4)
36.3

Duminy to White, 1 run, gives it some air, White reaches out and thumps that down the ground

36.6

Duminy to White, SIX, now he's seen enough and gets down to send that one rows back over deep midwicket, just getting down and hitting with the turn for an impressive shot

Australia 176/6   CL White 25* (46b 1x4 1x6)
37.3

M Morkel to White, 1 run, slower ball, hitting a length and he gently dabs it in front of cover, calling for the quick single and some excellent hustling gets them it as well

Australia 178/6   CL White 26* (47b 1x4 1x6)
38.1

Steyn to White, no run, pitches full on the stumps and he presents a full face back

38.2

Steyn to White, no run, nips back in off the seam and White jabs it down to backward point

38.3

Steyn to White, 1 run, overpitches on White's pads and he clips it away for a single

Australia 179/6   CL White 27* (50b 1x4 1x6)
39.2

M Morkel to White, 1 run, gets up and steers a shortish one down to third man for one

39.4

M Morkel to White, 1 run, slower ball just outside off stump and he maneuvers it to third man

39.6

M Morkel to White, 1 run, comes forward and pushes the ball toward extra cover for a sixth single

Australia 188/6   CL White 30* (53b 1x4 1x6)
40.1

Steyn to White, OUT, Steyn strikes, inviting the big shot and White chases the wide one from the crease and edges a simple catch to de Villiers, sashaying to his right

CL White c †de Villiers b Steyn 30 (61m 54b 1x4 1x6) SR: 55.55

Australia 188/7   CL White 30 (54b 1x4 1x6)
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