Australia tour of South Africa, 2005/06 / Wicket commentary

Australia in South Africa ODI Series - 2nd ODI

South Africa v Australia

South Africa won by 196 runs

8.3

Clark to Smith, OUT, Bowled him! pitched on the middle and off stump line and straighten, Smith plays across the line tries to work it to onside, ball went through the gate and crashes into the stumps, Clark bowled a beauty to remove Smith!

GC Smith b Clark 24 (36m 29b 3x4 0x6) SR: 82.75

South Africa 45/1   HH Dippenaar 20* (22b 4x4)   SR Clark 0.3-0-0-1

13.5

Watson to Dippenaar, OUT, Bowled him! pitched outside the off stump and cutting back in, Dippenaar went for a drive, inside edge and dragging the ball into the stumps, Watson strikes on his first over!

HH Dippenaar b Watson 31 (60m 43b 6x4 0x6) SR: 72.09

South Africa 57/2   HH Gibbs 1* (11b)   SR Watson 0.5-0-4-1

21.3

Watson to de Villiers, OUT, Bowled him! pitched on the off stump and coming back in, ball kept little low, de Villers plays the pull short across the line, fail to make contact and ball hit the furniture, de Villers didn't happy about that shot

AB de Villiers b Watson 18 (33m 23b 3x4 0x6) SR: 78.26

South Africa 95/3   HH Gibbs 21* (34b 3x4)   SR Watson 4.3-0-21-2

34.4

Hogg to Gibbs, OUT, Gone! flighted delivery on the off stump, Gibbs comes down the track and pushes the ball in the air back to the bowler, Hogg tooko the catch in couple of attempts, Gibbs departs, a much needed wicket for Australia!

HH Gibbs c & b Hogg 66 (105m 71b 8x4 0x6) SR: 92.95

South Africa 175/4   MV Boucher 30* (42b 2x6)   GB Hogg 5.4-0-30-1

38.5

Hogg to Boucher, OUT, Gone! tossed up delivery on the middle and off stump, Boucher shuffel across the line and plays a slog sweep, beaten by the spin, ball hits the pads in front of the off stump, huge appeal, Umpire raises his finger

MV Boucher lbw b Hogg 42 (67m 59b 1x4 3x6) SR: 71.18

South Africa 192/5   JM Kemp 5* (8b)   GB Hogg 7.5-1-42-2

46.3

Lee to Pollock, OUT, Gone! short of length delivery, Pollock tries to go over the mid-off fielder, didn't timed it well, ball travel hight in the air, Clarke under the ball and takes the skier

SM Pollock c Clarke b Lee 38 (36m 27b 3x4 2x6) SR: 140.74

South Africa 254/6   JM Kemp 27* (27b 2x6)   B Lee 6.3-0-39-1

47.3

Clark to Peterson, OUT, Gone! fuller ball outside the off stump, Pieterson slashed it and ball loops staight to backward point fielder

RJ Peterson c Martyn b Clark 4 (6m 3b 1x4 0x6) SR: 133.33

South Africa 262/7   JM Kemp 31* (30b 2x6)   SR Clark 8.3-2-51-2
Series Results
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Mar 12, 2006
South Africa won by 1 wicket (with 1 ball remaining)
South Africa v Australia at Durban - Mar 10, 2006
Australia won by 1 wicket (with 5 balls remaining)
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth - Mar 5, 2006
Australia won by 24 runs
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town - Mar 3, 2006
South Africa won by 196 runs
South Africa v Australia at Centurion - Feb 26, 2006
South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 21 balls remaining) (D/L method)
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Mar 3, 2006

Makhaya Ntini roars his delight on his way to 6 for 22, South Africa v Australia, 2nd ODI, Cape Town, March 3, 2006

Makhaya Ntini roars his delight on his way to 6 for 22

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Mar 3, 2006

The harsh reality for Australia after they crash for 93, South Africa v Australia, 2nd ODI, Cape Town, March 3, 2006

The harsh reality for Australia

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