Australia tour of South Africa, 4th ODI: South Africa v Australia at Durban, Mar 10, 2006
Australia won by 1 wicket (with 5 balls remaining)
Played at Kingsmead, Durban
10 March 2006 - day/night match (50-over match)

Hi there and welcome to Cricinfo's coverage of the 4th ODI between South Africa and Australia. Needless to say, today's game is crucial to the outcome of this five match series. Shortly we'll announce the all-important teams as well as the Toss. Stayed tuned

The news is through that South Africa has won the toss and will bat. Team changes: For SA: Kallis in for Peterson, while Symonds and Lewis come in for Watson and Hogg.

0.1

Lee to Smith, 1 run, Lee to Smith, cuts to third man and the Protea's are underway

0.2

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, Lee to Dippenaar, plays back and defends to the bowler

0.3

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, defends off the back foot again, Lee generating good pace

0.4

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, pushes half forward and defends into the off side

0.5

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, defends again - out to square leg, good over so far

0.6

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, pushes forward in defence again, ends a excellent over from Lee

End of over 1 (1 run) South Africa 1/0 (RR: 1.00)

    • HH Dippenaar 0 (5b)
    • GC Smith 1 (1b)
    • B Lee 1-0-1-0
1.1

Bracken to Smith, no run, pushes forward in defence, pretty straight first up

1.2

Bracken to Smith, OUT, gets a late outswinger, which he half plays and leaves, hits the face and Gilchrist dives to his left and takes a great catch, what a start for the Aussies

GC Smith c †Gilchrist b Bracken 1 (6m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

1.3

Bracken to Gibbs, no run, swings in a little, defends coming forward

1.4

Bracken to Gibbs, no run, leaves along outside off, no shot

1.5

Bracken to Gibbs, no run, defends to mid off

1.6

Bracken to Gibbs, no run, pushes back to the bowler, great two overs so far for the Aussies

End of over 2 (wicket maiden) South Africa 1/1 (RR: 0.50)

    • HH Gibbs 0 (4b)
    • HH Dippenaar 0 (5b)
    • NW Bracken 1-1-0-1
    • B Lee 1-0-1-0
2.1

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, plays and misses outside off, good ball

2.2

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, plays back and defends to mid on

2.3

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, forces off the back foot to cover, Symonds is there

2.4

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, bouncer, Boeta ducks it, Mr Hurter says that's one for the over

cuts to third man, off the mark, Clark down there

2.5

Lee to Dippenaar, 1 run, cuts to third man, easy single

2.6

Lee to Gibbs, no run, Leaves outside off, through the keeper

End of over 3 (1 run) South Africa 2/1 (RR: 0.66)

    • HH Gibbs 0 (5b)
    • HH Dippenaar 1 (10b)
    • B Lee 2-0-2-0
    • NW Bracken 1-1-0-1
3.1

Bracken to Dippenaar, FOUR, wide half volley, smashed through the point area

3.2

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, drives to mid off, fielded by Martyn

3.3

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, full again, drives to mid off

3.4

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, leaves it alone outside the off side

3.5

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, full, defends to cover

3.6

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, leaves again outside the off stump

End of over 4 (4 runs) South Africa 6/1 (RR: 1.50)

    • HH Dippenaar 5 (16b 1x4)
    • HH Gibbs 0 (5b)
    • NW Bracken 2-1-4-1
    • B Lee 2-0-2-0
4.1

Lee to Gibbs, no run, good pace from Lee again, defends off the back foot

4.2

Lee to Gibbs, 1 run, short, cuts on the bounce to 3rd man

4.3

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, quick ball again, defends to Clarke at point

4.4

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, slightly slower ball, plays back in defence

4.5

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, Gee's he's bowling well at the moment, a sharp ball which is defended to cover point

4.6

Lee to Dippenaar, 1 run, defends off the back foot, just wide enough of mid on to get a single

End of over 5 (2 runs) South Africa 8/1 (RR: 1.60)

    • HH Dippenaar 6 (20b 1x4)
    • HH Gibbs 1 (7b)
    • B Lee 3-0-4-0
    • NW Bracken 2-1-4-1
5.1

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, cuts to 3rd man for an easy single

5.2

Bracken to Gibbs, no run, straight ball, defends to mid off

5.3

Bracken to Gibbs, no run, widish - drives to cover point

5.4

Bracken to Gibbs, OUT, tries to drive outside, only succeeds to edge it and Gilchrist dives to take his second catch

HH Gibbs c †Gilchrist b Bracken 1 (18m 10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 10.00

5.5

Bracken to de Villiers, no run, leaves a wide one outside off

5.6

Bracken to de Villiers, 1 run, defends towards to square leg

down leg, defends to short fine leg

End of over 6 (2 runs) South Africa 10/2 (RR: 1.66)

    • AB de Villiers 1 (2b)
    • HH Dippenaar 7 (21b 1x4)
    • NW Bracken 3-1-6-2
    • B Lee 3-0-4-0
6.1

Clark to de Villiers, no run, defends to short fine leg

6.2

Clark to de Villiers, no run, leaves outside off

6.3

Clark to de Villiers, no run, leaves again, hind of outswing

6.4

Clark to de Villiers, no run, drives to mid off

6.5

Clark to de Villiers, no run, defends toward mid off

6.6

Clark to de Villiers, no run, defends again, maiden over

End of over 7 (maiden) South Africa 10/2 (RR: 1.42)

    • AB de Villiers 1 (8b)
    • HH Dippenaar 7 (21b 1x4)
    • SR Clark 1-1-0-0
    • NW Bracken 3-1-6-2
7.1

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, defends a good one outside off

7.2

Bracken to Dippenaar, FOUR, cuts to Third man, fielder can move around qucick enough to prevent the boundary

7.3

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, allows to pass outside off

7.4

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, pushes to cover point

7.5

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run

7.6

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run

End of over 8 (4 runs) South Africa 14/2 (RR: 1.75)

    • HH Dippenaar 11 (27b 2x4)
    • AB de Villiers 1 (8b)
    • NW Bracken 4-1-10-2
    • SR Clark 1-1-0-0
8.1

Clark to de Villiers, no run

8.2

Clark to de Villiers, 1 run

8.3

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run

8.4

Clark to de Villiers, 1 leg bye

8.5

Clark to Dippenaar, no run

8.6

Clark to Dippenaar, no run

End of over 9 (3 runs) South Africa 17/2 (RR: 1.88)

    • HH Dippenaar 12 (30b 2x4)
    • AB de Villiers 2 (11b)
    • SR Clark 2-1-2-0
    • NW Bracken 4-1-10-2
9.1

Bracken to de Villiers, FOUR

9.2

Bracken to de Villiers, no run

9.3

Bracken to de Villiers, no run

9.4

Bracken to de Villiers, no run

9.5

Bracken to de Villiers, no run

9.6

Bracken to de Villiers, no run

End of over 10 (4 runs) South Africa 21/2 (RR: 2.10)

    • AB de Villiers 6 (17b 1x4)
    • HH Dippenaar 12 (30b 2x4)
    • NW Bracken 5-1-14-2
    • SR Clark 2-1-2-0
10.1

Clark to Dippenaar, no run

10.2

Clark to Dippenaar, no run

10.3

Clark to Dippenaar, 2 runs, pulls wide of mid on, easy brace

10.4

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, square drives to 3rd man

10.5

Clark to de Villiers, 1 run, clips off the toes to deep square leg

10.6

Clark to Dippenaar, 2 runs, clips off the toes to deep mid wicket

End of over 11 (6 runs) South Africa 27/2 (RR: 2.45)

    • HH Dippenaar 17 (35b 2x4)
    • AB de Villiers 7 (18b 1x4)
    • SR Clark 3-1-8-0
    • NW Bracken 5-1-14-2
11.1

Lee to de Villiers, SIX, Lee changes ends, bowls a wide half volley first ball and smashed over point

11.2

Lee to de Villiers, no run, pushes forward, breaks his bat, maybe a delayed reaction from the six!

11.3

Lee to de Villiers, 1 run, clips to deep square leg

11.4

Lee to Dippenaar, FOUR, drives nicely wide of mid off

11.5

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, drives to cover point

11.6

Lee to Dippenaar, FOUR, clipped through mid wicket, why oh why did he change ends with Lee!!

End of over 12 (15 runs) South Africa 42/2 (RR: 3.50)

    • HH Dippenaar 25 (38b 4x4)
    • AB de Villiers 14 (21b 1x4 1x6)
    • B Lee 4-0-19-0
    • SR Clark 3-1-8-0
12.1

Clark to de Villiers, FOUR, leg side delivery, de Villiers works it through the leg side

12.2

Clark to de Villiers, no run, line and length, de Villiers drives the ball off the back foot, brilliantly fielded by Clarke

12.3

Clark to de Villiers, FOUR, length but down leg, de Villiers hits it into the leg side, fine leg is up and the 50 is up

12.4

Clark to de Villiers, no run, good line and length, de Villiers defends it, fielded by the bowler

12.5

Clark to de Villiers, FOUR, wide outside the off stump, de Villiers driving through cover, great shot, the Aussies have lost it

12.6

Clark to de Villiers, 1 run, good line but over-pitched, de Villiers drives, fielded by Martyn, diving to his right

End of over 13 (13 runs) South Africa 55/2 (RR: 4.23)

    • AB de Villiers 27 (27b 4x4 1x6)
    • HH Dippenaar 25 (38b 4x4)
    • SR Clark 4-1-21-0
    • B Lee 4-0-19-0
13.1

Lee to de Villiers, 1 run, leg side delivery, de Villiers works it through the leg side

13.2

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar defends

13.3

Lee to Dippenaar, 1 run, line and length, Dippenaar driving past the stumps

13.4

Lee to de Villiers, no run, good line but too full, de Villiers smashes a drive to cover, fielded by Symonds

13.5

Lee to de Villiers, SIX, just short of a length, de Villiers pulls it away beautifully, class shot that

13.6

Lee to de Villiers, no run, length ball, de Villiers leaves it, taken by Gilchrist

End of over 14 (8 runs) South Africa 63/2 (RR: 4.50)

    • AB de Villiers 34 (31b 4x4 2x6)
    • HH Dippenaar 26 (40b 4x4)
    • B Lee 5-0-27-0
    • SR Clark 4-1-21-0
14.1

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, length ball, Dippenaar keeps it out

14.2

Clark to de Villiers, no run, half volley, de Villiers drives it away

14.3

Clark to de Villiers, no run, good line and length, de Villiers keeps it out

14.4

Clark to de Villiers, 1 run, good line and length, de Villiers edges it onto his pad, rolls out to the leg side

14.5

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, good line but full, Dippenaar drives the ball to the off side

14.6

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar plays a cut-shot to 3rd man

End of over 15 (3 runs) South Africa 66/2 (RR: 4.40)

    • HH Dippenaar 28 (43b 4x4)
    • AB de Villiers 35 (34b 4x4 2x6)
    • SR Clark 5-1-24-0
    • B Lee 5-0-27-0
15.1

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, short and wide, Dippenaar cuts it away

15.2

Lewis to Dippenaar, FOUR, down the leg side, Dippenaar glances, fine leg up, poor bowling

15.3

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Dippenaar pushes it off the back foot, fielded by Clarke

15.4

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, full delivery, Dippenaar driving

15.5

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, length ball, Dippenaar drives the ball into the off side

15.6

Lewis to de Villiers, 1 run, too full and on the pads, de Villiers drives straight - easy single

End of over 16 (6 runs) South Africa 72/2 (RR: 4.50)

    • AB de Villiers 36 (35b 4x4 2x6)
    • HH Dippenaar 33 (48b 5x4)
    • ML Lewis 1-0-6-0
    • SR Clark 5-1-24-0
16.1

Clark to de Villiers, 1 run, short ball, de Villiers plays a cut-shot down to 3rd man

16.2

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, too full and on the pads, Dippenaar drives on the on side

16.3

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, good line but full, Dippenaar drives the ball into the stumps at the bowlers end

16.4

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar drives off the back foot, fielded by Symonds

16.5

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, line and length, Dippenaar defends into the off side

16.6

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, length but down leg, Dippenaar drives wide of mid on, fielded by Lee

End of over 17 (2 runs) South Africa 74/2 (RR: 4.35)

    • HH Dippenaar 34 (53b 5x4)
    • AB de Villiers 37 (36b 4x4 2x6)
    • SR Clark 6-1-26-0
    • ML Lewis 1-0-6-0
17.1

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar defends on the front foot

17.2

Lewis to Dippenaar, FOUR, down the leg side, Dippenaar hits it on the leg side behind square leg, poor bowling, Lewis should know better with fine leg up

17.3

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, length ball, Dippenaar defends it away to mid on

17.4

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar on the back foot defending to mid on

17.5

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length, Dippenaar defends it behind point for a easy one

17.6

Lewis to de Villiers, 1 run, good line and length, de Villiers guides it to 3rd man, fielded by Lee

End of over 18 (6 runs) South Africa 80/2 (RR: 4.44)

    • AB de Villiers 38 (37b 4x4 2x6)
    • HH Dippenaar 39 (58b 6x4)
    • ML Lewis 2-0-12-0
    • SR Clark 6-1-26-0
18.1

Bracken to de Villiers, no run, pushes to mid wicket

18.2

Bracken to de Villiers, no run, pulls a short one to mid wicket

18.3

Bracken to de Villiers, no run, full on the stumps, de Villiers drives on the front foot, fielded by Symonds

18.4

Bracken to de Villiers, no run, good line and length delivery, de Villiers defends it

18.5

Bracken to de Villiers, no run, good line but too full, de Villiers drives through the off side, fielded by Clarke diving to his left

18.6

Bracken to de Villiers, no run, wide half volley, de Villiers drives the ball to point, Hussey manages to deflect it to Clarke at cover

End of over 19 (maiden) South Africa 80/2 (RR: 4.21)

    • AB de Villiers 38 (43b 4x4 2x6)
    • HH Dippenaar 39 (58b 6x4)
    • NW Bracken 6-2-14-2
    • ML Lewis 2-0-12-0
19.1

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, line and length, Dippenaar defends it to point

19.2

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, good length delivery, Dippenaar driving to mid off

19.3

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, length but down leg, Dippenaar works it through the leg side, fielded by Bracken at short fine leg

19.4

Lewis to de Villiers, no run, length but down leg, de Villiers defends to mid on

19.5

Lewis to de Villiers, OUT, short ball that didn't get up, tries to pull - hit in front of middle and leg, Lloyds is in no doubt

AB de Villiers lbw b Lewis 38 (63m 45b 4x4 2x6) SR: 84.44

19.6

Lewis to Kallis, no run, line and length, Kallis defends

End of over 20 (1 run) South Africa 81/3 (RR: 4.05)

    • JH Kallis 0 (1b)
    • HH Dippenaar 40 (61b 6x4)
    • ML Lewis 3-0-13-1
    • NW Bracken 6-2-14-2
20.1

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, down the leg side, Dippenaar hits it into the leg side, fielded by Hussey

20.2

Symonds to Kallis, no run, length ball, Kallis defends it away

20.3

Symonds to Kallis, 1 run, length but down leg, Kallis hits it into the leg side to deep square leg

20.4

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar defends, fielded by Symonds

20.5

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar drives through the off side, fielded by Clarke

20.6

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length, Dippenaar defends it into a gap at cover point

End of over 21 (3 runs) South Africa 84/3 (RR: 4.00)

    • HH Dippenaar 42 (65b 6x4)
    • JH Kallis 1 (3b)
    • A Symonds 1-0-3-0
    • ML Lewis 3-0-13-1
21.1

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, length but down leg, Dippenaar hits it on the leg side, fielded by Clark

21.2

Lewis to Kallis, no run, line and length, Kallis defends it

21.3

Lewis to Kallis, no run, good line and length, Kallis defends on the front foot

21.4

Lewis to Kallis, no run, length ball, Kallis defends it, fielded by Clarke

21.5

Lewis to Kallis, no run, leg side delivery, Kallis defends it

21.6

Lewis to Kallis, no run, down the leg side, Kallis pushes forward, fielded by Ponting at mid wicket

End of over 22 (1 run) South Africa 85/3 (RR: 3.86)

    • JH Kallis 1 (8b)
    • HH Dippenaar 43 (66b 6x4)
    • ML Lewis 4-0-14-1
    • A Symonds 1-0-3-0
22.1

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, line and length, Dippenaar drives on the on side, fielded by Lee

22.2

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, line and length, Dippenaar drives on the front foot, fielded by Bracken

22.3

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, length but down leg, Dippenaar tries to work it but is hit on the pad

22.4

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, length ball, Dippenaar keeps it out, fielded by Symonds

22.5

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line but over-pitched, Dippenaar drives, fielded by Bracken at long off

22.6

Symonds to Kallis, 2 runs, good line and length delivery, Kallis tries to loft over mid on, thick edge over backward point

End of over 23 (3 runs) South Africa 88/3 (RR: 3.82)

    • JH Kallis 3 (9b)
    • HH Dippenaar 44 (71b 6x4)
    • A Symonds 2-0-6-0
    • ML Lewis 4-0-14-1
23.1

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, line and length, Dippenaar lets it go past

23.2

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar drives the ball through the off side

23.3

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, line and length, Dippenaar defends on the front foot

23.4

Lewis to Kallis, 1 run, good length but down leg, Dippenaar hits it on the leg side, fielded by Clark at deep square leg

23.5

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, good length delivery, Kallis defends off the back foot, to 3rd man

23.6

Lewis to Kallis, no run, good length delivery, Kallis defends it

End of over 24 (3 runs) South Africa 91/3 (RR: 3.79)

    • JH Kallis 4 (11b)
    • HH Dippenaar 46 (75b 6x4)
    • ML Lewis 5-0-17-1
    • A Symonds 2-0-6-0
24.1

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, length ball, Dippenaar defends

24.2

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar driving to long

24.3

Symonds to Kallis, 1 run, down the leg side, Kallis hits it on the leg side to deep square

24.4

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, length ball outside the off stump, Dippenaar cuts off the back foot to 3rd man

24.5

Symonds to Kallis, 1 run, length ball, Kallis to long off

24.6

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, line and length, Dippenaar drives through the off side

End of over 25 (5 runs) South Africa 96/3 (RR: 3.84)

    • HH Dippenaar 49 (79b 6x4)
    • JH Kallis 6 (13b)
    • A Symonds 3-0-11-0
    • ML Lewis 5-0-17-1
25.1

Hussey to Dippenaar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Dippenaar hits it into the leg side

25.2

Hussey to Kallis, no run, good line and length delivery, Kallis pushes forward, fielded by Hussey

25.3

Hussey to Kallis, no run, length ball, Kallis keeps it out

25.4

Hussey to Kallis, SIX, good line and length delivery, Kallis drives over long on - great batting

25.5

Hussey to Kallis, no run, good line and length delivery, Kallis defends it

25.6

Hussey to Kallis, 2 runs, full toss wide of off stump, Kallis drives the ball through the off side to deep point

End of over 26 (9 runs) South Africa 105/3 (RR: 4.03)

    • JH Kallis 14 (18b 1x6)
    • HH Dippenaar 50 (80b 6x4)
    • MEK Hussey 1-0-9-0
    • A Symonds 3-0-11-0
26.1

Symonds to Dippenaar, 2 runs, length ball, Dippenaar cuts it away to 3rd man

26.2

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, length ball outside the off stump, Dippenaar cuts it to the sub fielder Hogg

26.3

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, line and length, Dippenaar drives through to long on

26.4

Symonds to Kallis, no run, full outside the off stump, Kallis drives it away to cover

26.5

Symonds to Kallis, 1 run, good length but wide of the off stump, Kallis defends wide of cover

26.6

Symonds to Dippenaar, 2 runs, good length delivery, Dippenaar driving, mis-field by Clarke which allows two

End of over 27 (6 runs) South Africa 111/3 (RR: 4.11)

    • HH Dippenaar 55 (84b 6x4)
    • JH Kallis 15 (20b 1x6)
    • A Symonds 4-0-17-0
    • MEK Hussey 1-0-9-0
27.1

Hussey to Kallis, 2 runs, down the leg side, Kallis plays a pull, fielded by Bracken diving on the boundary

27.2

Hussey to Kallis, no run, good line and length delivery, Kallis driving to mid off

27.3

Hussey to Kallis, no run, good line and length delivery, Kallis defends, fielded by Hussey in his follow-through

27.4

Hussey to Kallis, no run, too full and on the pads, Kallis drives on the on side, fielded by Ponting great work

27.5

Hussey to Kallis, FOUR, slower ball - down the leg side, Kallis glance, bad bowling

27.6

Hussey to Kallis, no run, good line and length delivery, Kallis driving, fielded by Symonds

End of over 28 (6 runs) South Africa 117/3 (RR: 4.17)

    • JH Kallis 21 (26b 1x4 1x6)
    • HH Dippenaar 55 (84b 6x4)
    • MEK Hussey 2-0-15-0
    • A Symonds 4-0-17-0
28.1

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, down the leg side, Dippenaar plays a pull-shot, fielded by Katich

28.2

Symonds to Kallis, OUT, a slower ball that becomes a full toss; pulled out to deep mid wicket, Hussey runs in and takes a great catch

JH Kallis c Hussey b Symonds 21 (34m 27b 1x4 1x6) SR: 77.77

28.3

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, length but down leg, Dippenaar works it through the leg side, fielded by Bracken

28.4

Symonds to Boucher, FOUR, length but down leg, Boucher glances fine

28.5

Symonds to Boucher, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Boucher hits it into the leg side, fielded by Hussey

28.6

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Dippenaar hits it on the leg side

End of over 29 (8 runs) South Africa 125/4 (RR: 4.31)

    • HH Dippenaar 58 (87b 6x4)
    • MV Boucher 5 (2b 1x4)
    • A Symonds 5-0-25-1
    • MEK Hussey 2-0-15-0
29.1

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar defends off the back foot, fielded by Lee

29.2

Lee to Dippenaar, 1 run, good length and wide of the off stump, Dippenaar cuts it to deep cover point

29.3

Lee to Boucher, 1 run, half volley, Boucher keeps it out towards cover

29.4

Lee to Dippenaar, 1 run, just short of a length, Dippenaar defends to deep point

29.5

Lee to Boucher, 1 run, good line and just short of a length, Boucher defends off the back foot to deep square leg

29.6

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, full and wide of the off stump, Dippenaar drives, fielded by Ponting diving to his right

End of over 30 (4 runs) South Africa 129/4 (RR: 4.30)

    • HH Dippenaar 60 (91b 6x4)
    • MV Boucher 7 (4b 1x4)
    • B Lee 6-0-31-0
    • A Symonds 5-0-25-1
30.1

Symonds to Boucher, 1 run, just short of a length, Boucher pulls it away, fielded by Hussey

30.2

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 wide, short and down leg, taken by Gilchrist - first wide

30.2

Symonds to Dippenaar, 1 run, good length delivery, Dippenaar pushes forward to mid on easy single

30.3

Symonds to Boucher, 2 runs, leg side delivery, Boucher works it through the leg side, fielded by Hussey in the deep

30.4

Symonds to Boucher, 1 run, down the leg side, Boucher hits it on the leg side, fielded by Katich at deep backward sqaure leg

30.5

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, length ball, Dippenaar defends it away, fielded by Symonds

30.6

Symonds to Dippenaar, no run, length ball, Dippenaar defends

End of over 31 (6 runs) South Africa 135/4 (RR: 4.35)

    • HH Dippenaar 61 (94b 6x4)
    • MV Boucher 11 (7b 1x4)
    • A Symonds 6-0-31-1
    • B Lee 6-0-31-0
31.1

Lee to Boucher, no run, good line and length, Boucher plays no shot, taken by Gilchrist

31.2

Lee to Boucher, no run, good line and length delivery, Boucher drives the ball to mid on

31.3

Lee to Boucher, 1 run, digs out a great yorker - forward of square leg

31.4

Lee to Dippenaar, 1 run, length ball, Dippenaar defends on the front foot, fielded by Symonds moving to his left at cover

31.5

Lee to Boucher, no run, bouncer down the leg side, Boucher leaves it alone, taken by Gilchrist

31.6

Lee to Boucher, no run, good line and length, Boucher waves at it and of plays no shot, taken by Gilchrist

End of over 32 (2 runs) South Africa 137/4 (RR: 4.28)

    • MV Boucher 12 (12b 1x4)
    • HH Dippenaar 62 (95b 6x4)
    • B Lee 7-0-33-0
    • A Symonds 6-0-31-1
32.1

Clarke to Dippenaar, FOUR, good line and length, Dippenaar edges it intelligently to fine 3rd man

32.2

Clarke to Dippenaar, 2 runs, good length delivery, Dippenaar drives behind point

32.3

Clarke to Dippenaar, 1 run, length but down leg, Dippenaar hits it on the leg side, fielded by Katich

32.4

Clarke to Boucher, 1 run, good length but down leg, Boucher defends it, fielded by Ponting

32.5

Clarke to Dippenaar, 1 wide, too full and down leg side

32.5

Clarke to Dippenaar, 1 run, good length delivery, Dippenaar drives the ball through the off side, mis-fielded by Symonds

32.6

Clarke to Boucher, no run, Boucher gets one down leg side, Gilchrist misses it and it hits the helmet

End of over 33 (15 runs) South Africa 152/4 (RR: 4.60)

    • MV Boucher 13 (14b 1x4)
    • HH Dippenaar 70 (99b 7x4)
    • MJ Clarke 0.5-0-10-0
    • B Lee 7-0-33-0
33.1

Lee to Boucher, no run, bangs it in short, Boucher leaves it alone, taken by Gilchrist

33.2

Lee to Boucher, 1 run, good line and just short of a length, Boucher keeps it out, fielded by Ponting

33.3

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, bouncer down the leg side, Dippenaar leaves the ball, too short should have been a wide

33.4

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar plays but misses the ball, fielded by Gilchrist, Lee appeals but no supper from his keeper

33.5

Lee to Dippenaar, no run, length ball, Dippenaar on the back foot defending

33.6

Lee to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar defends it

End of over 34 (2 runs) South Africa 154/4 (RR: 4.52)

    • HH Dippenaar 71 (103b 7x4)
    • MV Boucher 14 (16b 1x4)
    • B Lee 8-0-35-0
    • MJ Clarke 0.5-0-10-0
34.1

Clarke to Dippenaar, 1 run, down the leg side, Dippenaar drives on the long on

34.2

Clarke to Boucher, no run, line and length, Boucher drives it away, fielded by Clarke

34.3

Clarke to Boucher, 1 run, length but down leg, Boucher drives the ball, fielded by Clarke, who dives but can't stop the single

34.4

Clarke to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar drives it away to cover

34.5

Clarke to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length, Dippenaar drives on the on side, fielded by Bracken at long on

34.6

Clarke to Boucher, 1 leg bye, leg side delivery, Boucher tries to lap it, edges onto his pad and ends up at cover point

End of over 35 (4 runs) South Africa 158/4 (RR: 4.51)

    • MV Boucher 15 (19b 1x4)
    • HH Dippenaar 73 (106b 7x4)
    • MJ Clarke 2-0-13-0
    • B Lee 8-0-35-0
35.1

Lewis to Boucher, no run, line and length, Boucher pushes forward

35.2

Lewis to Boucher, 1 run, good line and back of a length, Boucher pulls off the back foot

35.3

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, slower ball and of good length, Dippenaar keeps it out, fielded by Lewis

35.4

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, good length delivery, Dippenaar drives it away to cover on the circle

35.5

Lewis to Boucher, 1 run, length but down leg, Boucher hits it into the leg side

35.6

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar misses the ball beaten between bat and pad, taken by Gilchrist

End of over 36 (3 runs) South Africa 161/4 (RR: 4.47)

    • HH Dippenaar 74 (109b 7x4)
    • MV Boucher 17 (22b 1x4)
    • ML Lewis 6-0-20-1
    • MJ Clarke 2-0-13-0
36.1

Bracken to Boucher, 1 run, good line and length, Boucher plays to 3rd man

36.2

Bracken to Dippenaar, FOUR, good length but down leg, Dippenaar sweeps it away

36.3

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, full outside the off stump, Dippenaar drives it away to mid on

36.4

Bracken to Boucher, 1 run, wide outside the off stump, Boucher drives through the off side

36.5

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 bye, full toss, Dippenaar misses the ball so does the keeper

36.6

Bracken to Boucher, no run, good length and wide of the off stump, Boucher driving to cover can't score

End of over 37 (8 runs) South Africa 169/4 (RR: 4.56)

    • MV Boucher 19 (25b 1x4)
    • HH Dippenaar 79 (112b 8x4)
    • NW Bracken 7-2-21-2
    • ML Lewis 6-0-20-1
37.1

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, short of a length and outside the off stump, Dippenaar cuts off the back foot

37.2

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, length but down leg, Dippenaar keeps it out towards mid on

37.3

Lewis to Boucher, no run, length ball, Boucher defends it

37.4

Lewis to Boucher, OUT, advances to drive, gets a thick edge and Gilchrist takes his third catch

MV Boucher c †Gilchrist b Lewis 19 (42m 27b 1x4 0x6) SR: 70.37

37.5

Lewis to Kemp, no run, half volley, Kemp defends on the front foot, fielded by Lewis

37.6

Lewis to Kemp, no run, half volley, Kemp defends on the front foot to cover

End of over 38 (1 run) South Africa 170/5 (RR: 4.47)

    • JM Kemp 0 (2b)
    • HH Dippenaar 80 (114b 8x4)
    • ML Lewis 7-0-21-2
    • NW Bracken 7-2-21-2
38.1

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar defends, fielded by Symonds

38.2

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, short of a length, Dippenaar plays a pull-shot but only edges it onto his pad

38.3

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, good line and just short of a length, Dippenaar cuts it, fielded by Ponting at backward point

38.4

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, Gets a great reverse swinging yorker Dippenaar defends to the off side

38.5

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar drives to long off

38.6

Clark to Kemp, no run, good line and length, Kemp defends it, fielded by Clark

End of over 39 (1 run) South Africa 171/5 (RR: 4.38)

    • JM Kemp 0 (3b)
    • HH Dippenaar 81 (119b 8x4)
    • SR Clark 7-1-27-0
    • ML Lewis 7-0-21-2
39.1

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar drives to deep cover point

39.2

Lewis to Kemp, no run, good line and length, Kemp defends it

39.3

Lewis to Kemp, no run, good length delivery, Kemp defends it

39.4

Lewis to Kemp, no run, line and length, Kemp keeps it out to mid on

39.5

Lewis to Kemp, 1 run, good line and length, Kemp drives to long off

39.6

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, good line but over-pitched, Dippenaar drives to mid off

End of over 40 (2 runs) South Africa 173/5 (RR: 4.32)

    • HH Dippenaar 82 (121b 8x4)
    • JM Kemp 1 (7b)
    • ML Lewis 8-0-23-2
    • SR Clark 7-1-27-0
40.1

Clark to Kemp, no run, length ball, Kemp plays and misses the ball, taken by Gilchrist

40.2

Clark to Kemp, OUT, gets a very full ball that reverse swings, hits him on the pads, perhaps hitting leg stump

JM Kemp lbw b Clark 1 (10m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 11.11

40.3

Clark to Pollock, 1 run, leg side delivery, Pollock works it through the leg side

40.4

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, wide of off stump, Dippenaar cuts it away to 3rd man

40.5

Clark to Pollock, no run, sends down a short one, Pollock leaves it alone, fielded by Gilchrist

40.6

Clark to Pollock, no run, good line and length, Pollock defends, fielded by Clark

End of over 41 (2 runs) South Africa 175/6 (RR: 4.26)

    • SM Pollock 1 (3b)
    • HH Dippenaar 83 (122b 8x4)
    • SR Clark 8-1-29-1
    • ML Lewis 8-0-23-2
41.1

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, full and outside the off stump, Dippenaar drives on the front foot to deep cover point

41.2

Bracken to Pollock, 3 runs, line and length, Pollock gets an edge, fielded by Clark - well run three

41.3

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar defends it, fielded by Symonds

41.4

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, length ball, Dippenaar defends it

41.5

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Dippenaar drives to long off

41.6

Bracken to Pollock, no run, line and length, Pollock defends it, fielded by Bracken

End of over 42 (5 runs) South Africa 180/6 (RR: 4.28)

    • SM Pollock 4 (5b)
    • HH Dippenaar 85 (126b 8x4)
    • NW Bracken 8-2-26-2
    • SR Clark 8-1-29-1
42.1

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, leg side delivery, Dippenaar plays to deep square leg

42.2

Clark to Pollock, FOUR, after the ball change, Pollock gets one full and on the legs, leg glanced fine

42.3

Clark to Pollock, no run, good length delivery, Pollock plays and misses the ball, taken by Gilchrist

42.4

Clark to Pollock, FOUR, back of a length and down the leg side, Pollock pulls it away effortlessly

42.5

Clark to Pollock, no run, line and length, Pollock defends it, fielded by Clark - does well off his own bowling

42.6

Clark to Pollock, no run, good line and length, Pollock drives through the off side, fielded by Ponting

End of over 43 (9 runs) South Africa 189/6 (RR: 4.39)

    • SM Pollock 12 (10b 2x4)
    • HH Dippenaar 86 (127b 8x4)
    • SR Clark 9-1-38-1
    • NW Bracken 8-2-26-2
43.1

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line but too full, Dippenaar sweeps it away

43.2

Bracken to Pollock, 1 run, full and on the legs, Pollock hits it on the leg side, fielded by Lee

43.3

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, good length delivery, Dippenaar drives on the on side

43.4

Bracken to Pollock, 1 run, length ball, Pollock drives to long off

43.5

Bracken to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar drives the ball back to Bracken

43.6

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, good length delivery, Dippenaar cuts off the back foot, fielded by Clark at 3rd man

End of over 44 (5 runs) South Africa 194/6 (RR: 4.40)

    • HH Dippenaar 89 (131b 8x4)
    • SM Pollock 14 (12b 2x4)
    • NW Bracken 9-2-31-2
    • SR Clark 9-1-38-1
44.1

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, half volley, Dippenaar drives it away to long off, just to the left of the bowler

44.2

Clark to Pollock, FOUR, length ball, Pollock lofts him back over his head to the rope

44.3

Clark to Pollock, 1 run, Pollock drives away a yorker towards cover, fielded by Symonds

44.4

Clark to Dippenaar, no run, down the leg side, Dippenaar drives on the front foot in the air on the bounce to mid on

44.5

Clark to Dippenaar, FOUR, good length delivery, lofts over mid on

44.6

Clark to Dippenaar, 1 run, Dippenaar gets an leading edge to mid off

End of over 45 (11 runs) South Africa 205/6 (RR: 4.55)

    • HH Dippenaar 95 (135b 9x4)
    • SM Pollock 19 (14b 3x4)
    • SR Clark 10-1-49-1
    • NW Bracken 9-2-31-2
45.1

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line and length delivery, Pollock drives it away to long off

45.2

Bracken to Pollock, 1 run, good length delivery, Pollock backs away and drives straight beating long off

45.3

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 leg bye, length ball, Dippenaar drives the ball

45.4

Bracken to Pollock, 1 run, Pollock digs out a yorker to cover

45.5

Bracken to Dippenaar, 1 run, Dippenaar driving

45.6

Bracken to Pollock, 1 run, full delivery, Pollock driving

End of over 46 (6 runs) South Africa 211/6 (RR: 4.58)

    • SM Pollock 22 (17b 3x4)
    • HH Dippenaar 97 (138b 9x4)
    • NW Bracken 10-2-36-2
    • SR Clark 10-1-49-1
46.1

Lewis to Pollock, FOUR, good line and length delivery, Pollock drives through the off side

46.2

Lewis to Pollock, 1 run

46.3

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, good length delivery, Dippenaar drives the ball through the off side, fielded by Lee

46.4

Lewis to Pollock, 2 runs, length ball, Pollock driving to long off

46.5

Lewis to Pollock, 1 run, good line but over-pitched, Pollock drives to long off again

46.6

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, Dippenaar defends a yorker, fielded by Katich at mid wicket

End of over 47 (10 runs) South Africa 221/6 (RR: 4.70)

    • HH Dippenaar 99 (140b 9x4)
    • SM Pollock 30 (21b 4x4)
    • ML Lewis 9-0-33-2
    • NW Bracken 10-2-36-2
47.1

Lee to Dippenaar, 1 run, good line but full, Dippenaar drives the ball to bring up his ton

47.2

Lee to Pollock, FOUR, good length delivery, Pollock backs away and drives it away over cover

47.3

Lee to Pollock, FOUR, full and wide of the off stump, Pollock drives over backward point, Lee doesn't get it late in the innings

47.4

Lee to Pollock, FOUR, too full and on the pads, Pollock mis-hits it through the leg side

47.5

Lee to Pollock, FOUR, too full and on the pads, Pollock hammers it past Ponting at mid wicket

47.6

Lee to Pollock, 1 run, length but down leg, Pollock keeps it out, fielded by Ponting

End of over 48 (18 runs) South Africa 239/6 (RR: 4.97)

    • SM Pollock 47 (26b 8x4)
    • HH Dippenaar 100 (141b 9x4)
    • B Lee 9-0-53-0
    • ML Lewis 9-0-33-2
48.1

Lewis to Pollock, 2 runs, Pollock pushes slowly to long on, fielded by Clarke who throws a mile away from the stumps

48.2

Lewis to Pollock, 1 run, full down leg side, Pollock clips it to mid wicket to bring up his fifty from just 28 balls

48.3

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, good line and length, Dippenaar plays and misses, fielded by Gilchrist

48.4

Lewis to Dippenaar, 1 run, Dippenaar drives to long on, fielded by Clarke

48.5

Lewis to Pollock, 1 run, full toss, Pollock driving, fielded by Symonds at long off

48.6

Lewis to Dippenaar, no run, good length but wide of the off stump, Dippenaar tries to sweep, hit on the pad ball goes to point

End of over 49 (5 runs) South Africa 244/6 (RR: 4.97)

    • HH Dippenaar 101 (144b 9x4)
    • SM Pollock 51 (29b 8x4)
    • ML Lewis 10-0-38-2
    • B Lee 9-0-53-0
49.1

Lee to Pollock, no run, Pollock drives on the on side

49.2

Lee to Pollock, 1 run, full on the stumps, Pollock driving, fielded by Clarke - who dived full length

49.3

Lee to Dippenaar, OUT, tries to belt the cover off it, lobs up to mid off

HH Dippenaar c Clarke b Lee 101 (220m 145b 9x4 0x6) SR: 69.65

49.4

Lee to Pollock, 1 run, back of a length and down the leg side, Pollock plays a pull to the deep

49.5

Lee to Telemachus, OUT, has a massive swing, misses Gilchrist throw to Lee who hits the bowlers end stumps - TV rules he is a mile out, Lloyds should have given it out

R Telemachus run out 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

49.6

Lee to Pollock, OUT, Pollock has a swing, Hall calls for a bye and is thrown out by the keeper

AJ Hall run out 0 (1m 0b 0x4 0x6) SR: -

A patient innings from Dippenaar and a fabulous fifty from Pollock were the highlights of the South Africa innings, 247 is the target for Australia.

End of over 50 (2 runs) South Africa 246/9

    • SM Pollock 53 (33b 8x4)
    • B Lee 10-0-55-1
    • ML Lewis 10-0-38-2
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