South Africa tour of Australia, 1st Test: Australia v South Africa at Perth, Dec 16-20, 2005
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100

Ntini to Hayden, OUT, Ntini to Hayden, OUT (Caught), fraction short on the leg stump, seaming away from the left-hander, Hayden goes for an ambitious pull shot, gets a big edge, bal balloos and goes high up in the air, Rudolph calling and taken the catch after few attempts

ML Hayden c Rudolph b Ntini 0 (5m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 0/1   JL Langer 0* (6b)   M Ntini 0.2-0-0-1

Ntini to Langer, OUT, Ntini to Langer, OUT, short ball outside the off stump, Langer try to pull it without much foot work, top edged it and ball balloons in the air towards mid-off, Smith who standing there gracefully took the simple catch, Ntini removes both the openers in similar way

JL Langer c Smith b Ntini 37 (136m 89b 6x4 0x6) SR: 41.57

Australia 111/2   RT Ponting 68* (90b 9x4)   M Ntini 9-2-49-2

Pollock to Ponting, OUT, Pollock to Ponting, OUT, Gone! pitched just outside the off stump and coming in, Ponting tries to work it on-side, hit him on the pads in front of the stumps, huge appeal, easy decision for umpires, that looks plumb, Pollock got his man, he was troubling Ponting for sometime

RT Ponting lbw b Pollock 71 (155m 107b 12x4 0x6) SR: 66.35

Australia 117/3   BJ Hodge 3* (21b)   SM Pollock 11.2-5-20-1

Ntini to Hussey, OUT, Ntini to Hussey, OUT, what a catch! another Australian left hander falls while playing a pull shot, short outside the leg stump, Hussey went for a pull on the front foot, top edged behind the bowler, Langeveldt took a brilliant catch diving to his right running from mid-off

MEK Hussey c Langeveldt b Ntini 23 (84m 51b 3x4 0x6) SR: 45.09

Australia 180/4   BJ Hodge 39* (86b 4x4)   M Ntini 14.2-3-57-3

Ntini to Hodge, OUT, Ntini to Hodge, OUT, Gone! pitched in line and good length delivery outside the off stump, moving in, drags the batsman to come forward and drive, Hodge did the same, thick edge and ball flies straight to Bouchers safe hand

BJ Hodge c †Boucher b Ntini 41 (121m 96b 4x4 0x6) SR: 42.70

Australia 185/5   A Symonds 3* (5b)   M Ntini 15.5-3-60-4

Ntini to Gilchrist, OUT, Ntini to Gilchrist, OUT, gone this time! short delivery on the stumps, Gilchrist tries to work that to third man region, thick edge and Gibbs took the catch at Second slip, good captancy by Smith, put more pressure on Gilchrist by bringing more fielders inside circle

AC Gilchrist c Gibbs b Ntini 6 (18m 13b 1x4 0x6) SR: 46.15

Australia 199/6   A Symonds 11* (16b 1x4)   M Ntini 17.5-3-61-5

Nel to Symonds, OUT, Nel to Symonds, OUT (Bowled)

A Symonds b Nel 13 (48m 29b 2x4 0x6) SR: 44.82

Australia 210/7   SK Warne 9* (12b 1x4)   A Nel 13-3-17-1

Langeveldt to Warne, OUT, Langeveldt to Warne, OUT, Thats Out! pitched outside the off stump and coming in, Warne moves back and try to work it on side, ball hit him on the knee roll inline into the stumps, loud appeal, Bucknor took his time and raised his finger

SK Warne lbw b Langeveldt 24 (51m 30b 3x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

Australia 243/8   B Lee 14* (25b 3x4)   CK Langeveldt 15.4-1-91-1

Nel to Bracken, OUT, Nel to Bracken, OUT, Nine down! short of a good length delivery and coming in, Bracken slashed it without any foot movement, ball took thin edge and Boucher pouches the other one, one more to go!

NW Bracken c †Boucher b Nel 10 (11m 11b 2x4 0x6) SR: 90.90

Australia 258/9   B Lee 19* (29b 4x4)   A Nel 17.1-3-29-2

Nel to McGrath, OUT, Nel to McGrath, OUT, Another one! pitched on line and shaping away, Mcgrath defends it on the back foot, faint edge and Boucher took the simple catch, Nel on a Hat-trick, he will complete if he take a wicket on his first ball in Australia 2nd innings.

GD McGrath c †Boucher b Nel 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Australia 258/10   B Lee 19* (29b 4x4)   A Nel 17.2-3-29-3
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