Australia tour of South Africa, 2nd Test: South Africa v Australia at Durban, Mar 24-28, 2006
Australia won by 112 runs
Played at Kingsmead, Durban
24,25,26,27,28 March 2006 (5-day match)
  Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JL Langer c †Boucher b Kallis 35 167 125 5 0 28.00
39.1 Kallis strikes, Langer goes, short of length delivery outside off stump, Langer hangs his bat, gets an edge, Boucher dives to his left and takes a good catch. Langer pushing at the ball away from his body. 97/2
View dismissal ML Hayden c de Villiers b Ntini 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
1.2 GONE! first wicket is down, Hayden goes, Ntini gets the breakthrough in his first over, pitched up delivery wide outside off stump, Hayden sees the juicy half volley, drives, gets the edge to de Villiers at third slip, who takes a good catch. 0/1
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Gibbs b Boje 103 320 225 11 0 45.77
79.3 GONE! Boje picks up a wicket, the big wicket of Ponting, good flighted delivery wide outside off stump, Ponting drives, but finds Gibbs at short extra-cover, who takes a good catch. Ponting goes for 103. 198/3
View dismissal DR Martyn c Kallis b Ntini 57 171 134 10 0 42.53
82.2 Ntini strikes with the new ball, excellent delivery pitched outside off stump, just moves away, draws Martyn half forward, gets the edge to Kallis at second slip, who takes the catch. Martyn goes for 57. 218/4
View dismissal MEK Hussey lbw b Kallis 75 228 155 10 1 48.38
127.1 Kallis picks up Hussey first ball after the drinks break, good delivery pitched on the stumps and goes on, Hussey half forward lets it go, hits the back pad, loud shout, given by Umpire Doctrove. 369/10
View dismissal B Lee c †Boucher b Ntini 0 11 7 0 0 0.00
84.3 Lee goes, good delivery outside off stump, just moves away, pushes at the ball, bat brushes the pad, a noise, beats the outside edge of the bat, loud appeal for a caught behind, given by Umpire Bucknor. Lee unlucky there 219/5
View dismissal A Symonds lbw b Nel 13 83 53 1 0 24.52
102.1 Nel Strikes first ball after drinks, excellent delivery pitched outside off stump, cuts back in of the seam, Symonds caught in the crease, plays down the wrong line and gets hit on the pad in line with the stumps, loud appeal, given by Umpire Bucknor, good decision from the Umpire. 253/6
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c †Boucher b Nel 2 11 10 0 0 20.00
104.5 GONE! Gilchrist goes, short and wide outside off stump, struck in the crease, pushes at it away from the body, gets the edge through to Boucher, who makes no mistake. Nel picks up his second wicket of the morning. 259/7
View dismissal SK Warne c de Villiers b Pollock 36 56 31 6 1 116.12
117.1 GONE! Warne goes for 36, good length delivery outside off stump, Warne on the front foot pushes in the air towards de Villiers at extra-cover, who comes forward and takes the catch inches of the ground. 315/8
View dismissal MS Kasprowicz c de Villiers b Nel 7 15 13 0 0 53.84
120.1 Nel picks up another wicket, the third one, good length delivery outside off stump, Kasprowicz moves across to the off side and plays, gets the outside edge and goes to second slip, where de Villiers takes a straight forward catch, squares up Kasprowicz. 327/9
SR Clark not out 13 34 15 2 0 86.66
Extras (b 9, lb 10, w 2, nb 7) 28
  Total (all out; 127.1 overs; 555 mins) 369 (2.90 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wicket SM Pollock 32 11 73 1 2.28 158 7 0 (7nb, 1w)
117.1 to Warne, GONE! Warne goes for 36, good length delivery outside off stump, Warne on the front foot pushes in the air towards de Villiers at extra-cover, who comes forward and takes the catch inches of the ground. 315/8
View wickets M Ntini 24 4 81 3 3.37 112 12 1
1.2 to Hayden, GONE! first wicket is down, Hayden goes, Ntini gets the breakthrough in his first over, pitched up delivery wide outside off stump, Hayden sees the juicy half volley, drives, gets the edge to de Villiers at third slip, who takes a good catch. 0/1
82.2 to Martyn, Ntini strikes with the new ball, excellent delivery pitched outside off stump, just moves away, draws Martyn half forward, gets the edge to Kallis at second slip, who takes the catch. Martyn goes for 57. 218/4
84.3 to Lee, Lee goes, good delivery outside off stump, just moves away, pushes at the ball, bat brushes the pad, a noise, beats the outside edge of the bat, loud appeal for a caught behind, given by Umpire Bucknor. Lee unlucky there 219/5
View wickets A Nel 31 8 83 3 2.67 141 10 0 (1w)
102.1 to Symonds, Nel Strikes first ball after drinks, excellent delivery pitched outside off stump, cuts back in of the seam, Symonds caught in the crease, plays down the wrong line and gets hit on the pad in line with the stumps, loud appeal, given by Umpire Bucknor, good decision from the Umpire. 253/6
104.5 to Gilchrist, GONE! Gilchrist goes, short and wide outside off stump, struck in the crease, pushes at it away from the body, gets the edge through to Boucher, who makes no mistake. Nel picks up his second wicket of the morning. 259/7
120.1 to Kasprowicz, Nel picks up another wicket, the third one, good length delivery outside off stump, Kasprowicz moves across to the off side and plays, gets the outside edge and goes to second slip, where de Villiers takes a straight forward catch, squares up Kasprowicz. 327/9
View wickets JH Kallis 21.1 8 52 2 2.45 104 9 0
39.1 to Langer, Kallis strikes, Langer goes, short of length delivery outside off stump, Langer hangs his bat, gets an edge, Boucher dives to his left and takes a good catch. Langer pushing at the ball away from his body. 97/2
127.1 to Hussey, Kallis picks up Hussey first ball after the drinks break, good delivery pitched on the stumps and goes on, Hussey half forward lets it go, hits the back pad, loud shout, given by Umpire Doctrove. 369/10
View wicket N Boje 19 1 61 1 3.21 82 6 1
79.3 to Ponting, GONE! Boje picks up a wicket, the big wicket of Ponting, good flighted delivery wide outside off stump, Ponting drives, but finds Gibbs at short extra-cover, who takes a good catch. Ponting goes for 103. 198/3
  South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c Langer b Lee 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
0.1 What a start for Lee and Australia, wicket of the first ball, full ball wide outside off stump, Smith goes for the drive and gets an edge to third slip, where Langer takes the catch high on his right, well taken. 0/1
View dismissal AB de Villiers c Hayden b Clark 50 175 137 4 0 36.49
41.3 GONE! first wicket of the morning, Clark strikes, short of length outside off stump, bit more bounce, de Villiers drives, gets an edge, goes towards Hayden at gully, who takes a good catch low down to his left, wonderful catch. de Villiers goes for 50. 144/3
View dismissal HH Gibbs b Kasprowicz 9 15 14 2 0 64.28
3.5 GONE! Kasprowicz strikes, the big wicket of Gibbs, back of a length, Gibbs plays back, expecting it to bounce, jumps up and plays, misses, the ball keeps low and crashes into the off stump. 10/2
View dismissal JH Kallis c & b Clark 114 344 223 17 0 51.12
83.1 Clark strikes first ball, full delivery on the legs, Kallis tries to play to mid on, gets a leading edge straight into the hands of Clark, who takes the catch. 255/6
View dismissal AG Prince c Symonds b Warne 33 86 61 4 0 54.09
59.6 GONE! Warne strikes, tossed up outside off stump, Prince comes down the track and looks to hit over the midwicket fence, mishits straight to Symonds in front of square leg in the circle. 200/4
View dismissal JA Rudolph c Hussey b Warne 13 43 41 2 0 31.70
71.1 Warne strikes, good ball tossed up bit wide outside off stump, spins into the batsman, Rudolph comes forward and defends, gets the inside edge on to the pads and lobs up to short leg, where Hussey takes the catch, excellent delivery from Warne. 226/5
View dismissal MV Boucher b Lee 19 74 43 3 0 44.18
86.4 GONE! Lee picks up another wicket, back of a length, not short for the pull shot, Boucher pulls it and drags it on to the stumps, the sound of timber. 257/8
View dismissal SM Pollock c †Gilchrist b Lee 1 6 4 0 0 25.00
84.2 GONE! Lee strikes, good ball pitched outside off stump, moves away slightly, Pollock stands in the crease and pushes, gets an edge, what a catch, Gilchrist dives to his right and takes a one handed catch, wonderful stuff. 256/7
N Boje not out 6 24 14 1 0 42.85
View dismissal A Nel c Hayden b Lee 5 9 7 1 0 71.42
88.3 Lee picks up his fourth wicket, full delivery on the stumps, Nel makes room and tries to drive through the off side, gets an edge and goes to Hayden at gully, who makes no mistake, takes the catch. 267/9
View dismissal M Ntini c Ponting b Lee 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
88.4 GONE! Ntini goes first ball, short rising delivery coming into the body, Ntini fends at it, gets an edge to Ponting at second slip, who takes the catch. Lee gets five wickets. 267/10
Extras (lb 3, nb 14) 17
  Total (all out; 88.4 overs; 394 mins) 267 (3.01 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wickets B Lee 19.4 5 69 5 3.50 91 10 0 (6nb)
0.1 to Smith, What a start for Lee and Australia, wicket of the first ball, full ball wide outside off stump, Smith goes for the drive and gets an edge to third slip, where Langer takes the catch high on his right, well taken. 0/1
84.2 to Pollock, GONE! Lee strikes, good ball pitched outside off stump, moves away slightly, Pollock stands in the crease and pushes, gets an edge, what a catch, Gilchrist dives to his right and takes a one handed catch, wonderful stuff. 256/7
86.4 to Boucher, GONE! Lee picks up another wicket, back of a length, not short for the pull shot, Boucher pulls it and drags it on to the stumps, the sound of timber. 257/8
88.3 to Nel, Lee picks up his fourth wicket, full delivery on the stumps, Nel makes room and tries to drive through the off side, gets an edge and goes to Hayden at gully, who makes no mistake, takes the catch. 267/9
88.4 to Ntini, GONE! Ntini goes first ball, short rising delivery coming into the body, Ntini fends at it, gets an edge to Ponting at second slip, who takes the catch. Lee gets five wickets. 267/10
View wicket MS Kasprowicz 14 0 60 1 4.28 63 8 0 (6nb)
3.5 to Gibbs, GONE! Kasprowicz strikes, the big wicket of Gibbs, back of a length, Gibbs plays back, expecting it to bounce, jumps up and plays, misses, the ball keeps low and crashes into the off stump. 10/2
View wickets SK Warne 25 2 80 2 3.20 105 10 0
59.6 to Prince, GONE! Warne strikes, tossed up outside off stump, Prince comes down the track and looks to hit over the midwicket fence, mishits straight to Symonds in front of square leg in the circle. 200/4
71.1 to Rudolph, Warne strikes, good ball tossed up bit wide outside off stump, spins into the batsman, Rudolph comes forward and defends, gets the inside edge on to the pads and lobs up to short leg, where Hussey takes the catch, excellent delivery from Warne. 226/5
  A Symonds 11 3 16 0 1.45 58 1 0 (2nb)
  MEK Hussey 1 0 2 0 2.00 5 0 0
View wickets SR Clark 18 4 37 2 2.05 88 5 0
41.3 to de Villiers, GONE! first wicket of the morning, Clark strikes, short of length outside off stump, bit more bounce, de Villiers drives, gets an edge, goes towards Hayden at gully, who takes a good catch low down to his left, wonderful catch. de Villiers goes for 50. 144/3
83.1 to Kallis, Clark strikes first ball, full delivery on the legs, Kallis tries to play to mid on, gets a leading edge straight into the hands of Clark, who takes the catch. 255/6
  Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JL Langer c Pollock b Boje 37 73 53 6 0 69.81
16.2 GONE! Boje strikes, gets Langer, tossed up outside off stump, Langer comes down the track and tries to go over the long on fence, mishits it in the air to Pollock at deep mid on, good catch by Pollock. 49/1
View dismissal ML Hayden c †Boucher b Ntini 102 309 217 12 0 47.00
71.5 GONE! Ntini picks up the wicket, good length delivery pitched outside off stump, moves further away, Hayden drives on the front foot, gets the outside edge to Boucher, who makes no mistake. Hayden goes for a well played 102. 250/2
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Boje b Pollock 116 273 187 12 2 62.03
80.1 Ponting goes, pitched outside off stump, swinging in, bit full, Ponting goes for the big shot, hits it high in the air in front of square leg in the deep, Boje judges the catch well and takes it. Good knock from Ponting comes to an end. 278/3
DR Martyn not out 15 51 37 2 0 40.54
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Nel b Boje 24 13 9 5 0 266.66
82.4 tossed up, Gilchrist comes down the track and hits it high in the air to long on, Nel takes the catch before the boundary ropes, good catch. 307/4
Extras (lb 5, w 1, nb 7) 13
  Total (4 wickets dec; 82.4 overs; 361 mins) 307 (3.71 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wicket SM Pollock 19 4 55 1 2.89 90 5 1 (7nb)
80.1 to Ponting, Ponting goes, pitched outside off stump, swinging in, bit full, Ponting goes for the big shot, hits it high in the air in front of square leg in the deep, Boje judges the catch well and takes it. Good knock from Ponting comes to an end. 278/3
View wicket M Ntini 15 2 62 1 4.13 58 8 0
71.5 to Hayden, GONE! Ntini picks up the wicket, good length delivery pitched outside off stump, moves further away, Hayden drives on the front foot, gets the outside edge to Boucher, who makes no mistake. Hayden goes for a well played 102. 250/2
View wickets N Boje 26.4 4 87 2 3.26 108 9 1
16.2 to Langer, GONE! Boje strikes, gets Langer, tossed up outside off stump, Langer comes down the track and tries to go over the long on fence, mishits it in the air to Pollock at deep mid on, good catch by Pollock. 49/1
82.4 to Gilchrist, tossed up, Gilchrist comes down the track and hits it high in the air to long on, Nel takes the catch before the boundary ropes, good catch. 307/4
  A Nel 14 3 58 0 4.14 59 10 0
  JH Kallis 8 0 40 0 5.00 31 5 0 (1w)
  South Africa 2nd innings (target: 410 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AB de Villiers st †Gilchrist b Warne 46 117 80 7 0 57.50
24.4 Warne Strikes, excellent delivery tossed up outside the leg stump, draws de Villiers on the front foot, spins across him, drags his foot out of the crease, Gilchrist collects the ball and whips of the bails, referred to the third Umpire, given out. 91/1
View dismissal GC Smith* c Langer b Warne 40 133 75 5 0 53.33
28.1 Warne get his second wicket, tossed up wide outside off stump, spins into Smith, who comes forward and sweeps, of the arm to Langer at leg slip, who takes it after two attempts, loud appeal, given by Umpire Bucknor, Smith is unlucky there. 98/2
View dismissal HH Gibbs c Warne b Clark 17 55 44 2 0 38.63
37.5 GONE! good ball pitched outside off stump, jumps up of the length, extra bounce there, Gibbs comes forward, gets the glove and the ball lobs up to Warne at first slip, takes the catch. 122/4
View dismissal JH Kallis lbw b Warne 7 32 32 1 0 21.87
36.5 Warne gets his third wicket, tossed up bit full on the leg stump, Kallis plays against the spin, sweeps and misses, hits the pad, loud shout, given by Umpire Bucknor. 122/3
View dismissal AG Prince c Hussey b Clark 7 49 37 1 0 18.91
47.6 GONE! Clark picks his second wicket, short of length delivery, Prince tries to get out of the way, too late, takes the glove and goes in the air in front of square leg, Hussey turns back and runs, takes the catch. 146/5
View dismissal JA Rudolph c Langer b Warne 36 81 52 7 0 69.23
56.1 Warne picks up his fourth wicket, tossed up wide outside off stump, spins in, Rudolph comes forward and pads it away, of the pad it goes high and takes the glove on the way and lobs up to silly-point, where Langer takes the catch. 170/6
MV Boucher not out 51 221 156 9 0 32.69
View dismissal SM Pollock b Lee 4 15 14 1 0 28.57
59.4 GONE! Lee gets his first wicket of the second innings, good ball fast and reversing in from outside off stump, Pollock caught in the crease, plays and misses, knocks back the stumps, wonderful delivery. 181/7
View dismissal N Boje c sub (MJ Clarke) b Kasprowicz 48 82 64 9 0 75.00
79.2 GONE! Kasprowicz picks up the wicket, pitched up delivery outside the off stump, Boje drives hard in the air towards extra-cover, Clarke at short extra-cover dives in the air and takes a spectacular catch, wonderful effort.
253/8
View dismissal A Nel c Hayden b Warne 14 68 46 3 0 30.43
95.4 GONE! Warne strikes, tossed up on the stumps, spins across Nel, gets the edge to Hayden at first slip, who makes no mistake. 292/9
View dismissal M Ntini lbw b Warne 0 14 13 0 0 0.00
99.5 GONE! all over, Warne picks up the wicket, googly tossed up outside the off stump, comes into Ntini, who lets the ball go, hits the pad, loud shout, given by Umpire Doctrove. 297/10
Extras (b 5, lb 8, nb 14) 27
  Total (all out; 99.5 overs; 438 mins) 297 (2.97 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wicket B Lee 22 6 65 1 2.95 107 9 0 (4nb)
59.4 to Pollock, GONE! Lee gets his first wicket of the second innings, good ball fast and reversing in from outside off stump, Pollock caught in the crease, plays and misses, knocks back the stumps, wonderful delivery. 181/7
View wickets SR Clark 21 6 46 2 2.19 104 7 0 (1nb)
37.5 to Gibbs, GONE! good ball pitched outside off stump, jumps up of the length, extra bounce there, Gibbs comes forward, gets the glove and the ball lobs up to Warne at first slip, takes the catch. 122/4
47.6 to Prince, GONE! Clark picks his second wicket, short of length delivery, Prince tries to get out of the way, too late, takes the glove and goes in the air in front of square leg, Hussey turns back and runs, takes the catch. 146/5
  A Symonds 8 0 32 0 4.00 37 5 0 (3nb)
View wickets SK Warne 35.5 9 86 6 2.40 175 14 0
24.4 to de Villiers, Warne Strikes, excellent delivery tossed up outside the leg stump, draws de Villiers on the front foot, spins across him, drags his foot out of the crease, Gilchrist collects the ball and whips of the bails, referred to the third Umpire, given out. 91/1
28.1 to Smith, Warne get his second wicket, tossed up wide outside off stump, spins into Smith, who comes forward and sweeps, of the arm to Langer at leg slip, who takes it after two attempts, loud appeal, given by Umpire Bucknor, Smith is unlucky there. 98/2
36.5 to Kallis, Warne gets his third wicket, tossed up bit full on the leg stump, Kallis plays against the spin, sweeps and misses, hits the pad, loud shout, given by Umpire Bucknor. 122/3
56.1 to Rudolph, Warne picks up his fourth wicket, tossed up wide outside off stump, spins in, Rudolph comes forward and pads it away, of the pad it goes high and takes the glove on the way and lobs up to silly-point, where Langer takes the catch. 170/6
95.4 to Nel, GONE! Warne strikes, tossed up on the stumps, spins across Nel, gets the edge to Hayden at first slip, who makes no mistake. 292/9
99.5 to Ntini, GONE! all over, Warne picks up the wicket, googly tossed up outside the off stump, comes into Ntini, who lets the ball go, hits the pad, loud shout, given by Umpire Doctrove. 297/10
View wicket MS Kasprowicz 12 2 51 1 4.25 56 9 0 (6nb)
79.2 to Boje, GONE! Kasprowicz picks up the wicket, pitched up delivery outside the off stump, Boje drives hard in the air towards extra-cover, Clarke at short extra-cover dives in the air and takes a spectacular catch, wonderful effort.
253/8
  MEK Hussey 1 0 4 0 4.00 5 1 0

Match details


Toss - Australia, who chose to bat
Series - Australia led the 3-match series 2-0
Player of the match - SK Warne (Australia)
Umpires - SA Bucknor (West Indies) and BR Doctrove (West Indies)
TV umpire - BG Jerling
Match referee - BC Broad (England)
Close of play
  • Fri, 24 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 228/5 (MEK Hussey 10*, A Symonds 4*, 88 ov)
  • Sat, 25 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 140/2 (AB de Villiers 48*, JH Kallis 72*, 39.2 ov)
  • Sun, 26 Mar - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 125/1 (ML Hayden 36*, RT Ponting 48*, 36 ov)
  • Mon, 27 Mar - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 29/0 (AB de Villiers 17*, GC Smith 10*, 7.1 ov)
  • Tue, 28 Mar - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 297 (99.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


General
    • 4th Umpire - KH Hurter
    • 50 runs 13.5 overs 85 balls 59 minutes 7*4`s 8 extras
    • 50 run p/ship (JL Langer 20)(Ponting 22) 54 minutes 77 balls 7*4`s 8 extras
    • Ponting dropped on 5 by Boucher
    • Ponting dropped on 36 by Smith
    • RT Ponting 52 runs 153 minutes 103 balls 6*4`s
    • 101 runs 39.4 overs 240 balls 172 minutes 12*4`s 9 extras
    • 150 runs 59.6 overs 362 balls 251 minutes 18*4`s 10 extras
    • 53 run p/ship (Ponting 80)(Martyn 25) 73 minutes 125 balls 7*4`s 10 extras
    • RT Ponting 101 runs 320 minutes 224 balls 11*4`s
    • 101 run p/ship (Ponting 103)(Martyn 45) 158 minutes 241 balls 12*4`s 15 extras
    • 202 runs 79.6 overs 482 balls 330 minutes 24*4`s 15 extras
    • DR Martyn 53 runs 165 minutes 130 balls 9*4`s
    • 250 runs 98.5 overs 600 balls 417 minutes 30*4`s 1*6
    • 300 runs 113.4 overs 690 balls 489 minutes 38*4`s 1*6 26 extras
    • 52 run p/ship (Hussey 40)(Warne 35) 45 minutes 59 balls 8*4`s 1*6
    • Mek Hussey 50 runs 204 minutes 135 balls 6*4`s 1*6
    • 353 runs 124.6 759 balls 543 minutes 42*4`s 2*6`s 28 extras
    • 50 runs 11.1 overs 71 balls 51 minutes 8*4`s 4 extras
    • 51 run p/ship (de Villiers 21)(Kallis 27) 40 minutes 56 balls 7*4`s 4 exatrs
    • JH Kallis 50 runs 72 minutes 49 balls 10*4`s
    • 100 runs 22.3 overs 143 balls 99 minutes 14*4`s 9 extras
    • 100 runs (de Villiers 33)(Kallis 59) 101 minutes 151 balls 13*4`s 9 extras
    • 52 runs 17.4 overs 108 balls 79 minutes 7*4`s 3 extras
    • 52 run p/ship (AB de Villiers 26)(GC Smith 23) 79 minutes 108 balls 7*4`s 3 extras
    • RT Ponting not on the park since start off play on the day five
    • 100 runs 29.2 overs 180 balls 140 minutes 13*4`s 7 extras
    • 152 runs 48.3 overs 297 balls 221 minutes 20*4`s 14 extras
    • 201 runs 68.6 overs 420 balls 311 minutes 27*4`s 19 extras
    • 50 runs p/ship (Boucher 20)(Boje 34) 69 minutes 103 balls 9*4`s
    • 253 runs 79.1 overs 485 balls 353 minues 37*4`s 23 extras
    • MV Boucher 51 runs 151 balls 217 minutes 9*4`s
    • MoM: Shane Warne
 
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