South Africa tour of Australia, 1997/98 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

South Africa in Australia Test Series - 2nd Test

Australia v South Africa

Australia won by an innings and 21 runs

South Africa 1st innings | Australia 1st innings | South Africa 2nd innings
Partnerships - South Africa 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 25 12.2 2.02 G Kirsten AM Bacher - 1/25 (12.2)
2nd 45 18.0 2.50 AM Bacher JH Kallis 1/25 (12.2) 2/70 (30.2)
3rd 0 0.3 0.00 JH Kallis WJ Cronje 2/70 (30.2) 3/70 (30.5)
4th 97 46.5 2.07 HH Gibbs WJ Cronje 3/70 (30.5) 4/167 (77.4)
5th 7 3.4 1.90 BM McMillan WJ Cronje 4/167 (77.4) 5/174 (81.2)
6th 54 24.4 2.18 SM Pollock WJ Cronje 5/174 (81.2) 6/228 (105.6)
7th 8 3.4 2.18 DJ Richardson WJ Cronje 6/228 (105.6) 7/236 (109.4)
8th 40 10.3 3.80 WJ Cronje PL Symcox 7/236 (109.4) 8/276 (120.1)
9th 11 2.3 4.40 PL Symcox AA Donald 8/276 (120.1) 9/287 (122.4)
10th 0 1.3 0.00 PR Adams AA Donald 9/287 (122.4) 10/287 (124.1)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
2 4th 116 34.2 3.37 ME Waugh SR Waugh 3/103 (49.4) 4/219 (83.6)
2 5th 98 34.5 2.81 SR Waugh RT Ponting 4/219 (83.6) 5/317 (118.5)
1 4th 97 46.5 2.07 HH Gibbs WJ Cronje 3/70 (30.5) 4/167 (77.4)
1 6th 54 24.4 2.18 SM Pollock WJ Cronje 5/174 (81.2) 6/228 (105.6)
1 2nd 45 18.0 2.50 AM Bacher JH Kallis 1/25 (12.2) 2/70 (30.2)
2 3rd 44 24.4 1.78 GS Blewett ME Waugh 2/59 (24.6) 3/103 (49.4)
3 8th 41 13.4 3.00 JH Kallis PL Symcox 7/55 (29.6) 8/96 (43.4)
1 8th 40 10.3 3.80 WJ Cronje PL Symcox 7/236 (109.4) 8/276 (120.1)
2 10th 36 14.3 2.48 GD McGrath IA Healy 9/385 (153.1) 10/421 (167.4)
2 1st 35 13.2 2.62 MA Taylor MTG Elliott - 1/35 (13.2)
2 9th 28 13.1 2.12 SK Warne IA Healy 8/357 (139.6) 9/385 (153.1)
1 1st 25 12.2 2.02 G Kirsten AM Bacher - 1/25 (12.2)
2 2nd 24 11.4 2.05 MTG Elliott GS Blewett 1/35 (13.2) 2/59 (24.6)
2 6th 20 10.0 2.00 MG Bevan RT Ponting 5/317 (118.5) 6/337 (128.5)
3 3rd 18 9.1 1.96 WJ Cronje JH Kallis 2/3 (4.5) 3/21 (13.6)
2 7th 17 8.1 2.08 RT Ponting IA Healy 6/337 (128.5) 7/354 (136.6)
3 9th 16 6.5 2.34 PL Symcox AA Donald 8/96 (43.4) 9/112 (50.3)
3 6th 14 3.3 4.00 SM Pollock JH Kallis 5/41 (25.6) 6/55 (29.3)
3 5th 14 2.4 5.25 BM McMillan JH Kallis 4/27 (23.2) 5/41 (25.6)
1 9th 11 2.3 4.40 PL Symcox AA Donald 8/276 (120.1) 9/287 (122.4)
1 7th 8 3.4 2.18 DJ Richardson WJ Cronje 6/228 (105.6) 7/236 (109.4)
1 5th 7 3.4 1.90 BM McMillan WJ Cronje 4/167 (77.4) 5/174 (81.2)
3 4th 6 9.2 0.64 HH Gibbs JH Kallis 3/21 (13.6) 4/27 (23.2)
2 8th 3 3.0 1.00 PR Reiffel IA Healy 7/354 (136.6) 8/357 (139.6)
3 2nd 2 3.0 0.66 AM Bacher JH Kallis 1/1 (1.5) 2/3 (4.5)
3 10th 1 2.3 0.40 AA Donald PR Adams 9/112 (50.3) 10/113 (52.6)
3 1st 1 1.5 0.54 G Kirsten AM Bacher - 1/1 (1.5)
3 7th 0 0.3 0.00 DJ Richardson JH Kallis 6/55 (29.3) 7/55 (29.6)
1 10th 0 1.3 0.00 PR Adams AA Donald 9/287 (122.4) 10/287 (124.1)
1 3rd 0 0.3 0.00 JH Kallis WJ Cronje 2/70 (30.2) 3/70 (30.5)
Series Results
Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Jan 30-Feb 3, 1998
Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 2-5, 1998
Australia won by an innings and 21 runs
Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Dec 26-30, 1997
Match drawn
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Photos

Jan 5, 1998

Jacques Kallis is bowled to give Shane Warne his 300th Test wicket, Australia v South Africa, 2nd Test, 4th day, Sydney, January 5, 1998

Jacques Kallis is bowled to give Shane Warne his 300th Test wicket

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Jan 5, 1998

Ready set go...the Australia slips cordon races to congratulate Paul Reiffel after he trapped Bacher in front..Australia v South Africa, 2nd Test Day 4 at the SCG, Monday January 5th 1998.

Australian slips race

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