South Africa in Australia Test Series - 3rd Test

Australia v South Africa

Australia won by 103 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ML Hayden b Steyn 31 154 78 4 0 39.74
View dismissal SM Katich c de Villiers b Kallis 47 65 52 5 0 90.38
View dismissal RT Ponting* c †Boucher b Morkel 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Kallis b Harris 30 117 99 5 0 30.30
View dismissal MJ Clarke c & b Duminy 138 361 250 17 0 55.20
View dismissal AB McDonald c †Boucher b Ntini 15 61 54 1 0 27.77
View dismissal BJ Haddin b Steyn 38 97 79 4 1 48.10
View dismissal MG Johnson c Smith b Steyn 64 170 124 11 0 51.61
View dismissal NM Hauritz c Duminy b Harris 41 63 48 7 0 85.41
View dismissal PM Siddle lbw b Harris 23 47 36 3 0 63.88
DE Bollinger not out 0 6 5 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 7, w 3, nb 8) 18
Total (all out; 136.2 overs; 583 mins) 445 (3.26 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-62 (Katich, 12.6 ov), 2-63 (Ponting, 13.5 ov), 3-109 (Hayden, 33.3 ov), 4-130 (Hussey, 40.6 ov), 5-162 (McDonald, 56.4 ov), 6-237 (Haddin, 81.4 ov), 7-379 (Clarke, 120.4 ov), 8-381 (Johnson, 121.5 ov), 9-440 (Siddle, 134.3 ov), 10-445 (Hauritz, 136.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets DW Steyn 27 5 95 3 3.51
View wicket M Ntini 29 5 102 1 3.51 (3nb, 1w)
View wicket M Morkel 27 3 89 1 3.29 (5nb)
View wicket JH Kallis 20 6 54 1 2.70 (1w)
View wickets PL Harris 29.2 6 84 3 2.86 (1w)
View wicket JP Duminy 4 0 14 1 3.50
South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ND McKenzie lbw b Siddle 23 107 79 4 0 29.11
GC Smith* retired hurt 30 57 31 5 0 96.77
View dismissal HM Amla lbw b McDonald 51 192 134 7 0 38.05
View dismissal JH Kallis c Hayden b Johnson 37 64 55 6 0 67.27
View dismissal AB de Villiers run out (Johnson) 11 60 52 1 0 21.15
View dismissal JP Duminy lbw b Johnson 13 72 52 2 0 25.00
View dismissal MV Boucher b Siddle 89 233 170 8 1 52.35
View dismissal M Morkel b Siddle 40 147 134 5 0 29.85
View dismissal PL Harris lbw b Siddle 2 4 11 0 0 18.18
View dismissal DW Steyn b Siddle 6 8 10 1 0 60.00
M Ntini not out 0 5 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 12, w 9, nb 4) 25
Total (all out; 120.5 overs; 486 mins) 327 (2.70 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 0-35* (Smith, retired not out), 1-76 (McKenzie, 24.3 ov), 2-131 (Kallis, 40.3 ov), 3-161 (de Villiers, 56.5 ov), 4-166 (Amla, 59.2 ov), 5-193 (Duminy, 74.5 ov), 6-308 (Morkel, 114.2 ov), 7-310 (Harris, 116.1 ov), 8-316 (Steyn, 118.5 ov), 9-327 (Boucher, 120.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets PM Siddle 27.5 11 59 5 2.11
DE Bollinger 23 4 78 0 3.39 (3nb, 2w)
View wickets MG Johnson 28 6 69 2 2.46 (3w)
View wicket AB McDonald 22 8 41 1 1.86 (1nb)
NM Hauritz 20 4 68 0 3.40
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ML Hayden b Morkel 39 95 63 7 0 61.90
View dismissal SM Katich lbw b Steyn 61 216 136 7 0 44.85
View dismissal RT Ponting* b Morkel 53 67 57 9 0 92.98
MEK Hussey not out 45 123 94 3 1 47.87
View dismissal MJ Clarke c Amla b Harris 41 69 55 2 0 74.54
Extras (b 8, lb 9, nb 1) 18
Total (4 wickets dec; 67.3 overs; 289 mins) 257 (3.80 runs per over)
Did not bat BJ Haddin, AB McDonald, NM Hauritz, MG Johnson, PM Siddle, DE Bollinger
Fall of wickets 1-62 (Hayden, 16.5 ov), 2-134 (Ponting, 36.4 ov), 3-181 (Katich, 50.5 ov), 4-257 (Clarke, 67.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket DW Steyn 13 1 60 1 4.61
M Ntini 12 1 66 0 5.50 (1nb)
View wickets M Morkel 12 2 38 2 3.16
JH Kallis 10 5 13 0 1.30
View wicket PL Harris 20.3 1 63 1 3.07
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 376 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ND McKenzie c Hussey b Bollinger 27 120 101 3 0 26.73
View dismissal M Morkel c Johnson b Bollinger 0 4 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal HM Amla c Katich b Hauritz 59 162 112 9 0 52.67
View dismissal JH Kallis c & b McDonald 4 23 13 0 0 30.76
View dismissal AB de Villiers b Siddle 56 175 144 8 0 38.88
View dismissal JP Duminy lbw b Johnson 16 100 92 2 0 17.39
View dismissal MV Boucher lbw b Siddle 4 20 25 0 0 16.00
View dismissal PL Harris lbw b Siddle 6 53 43 0 0 13.95
View dismissal DW Steyn lbw b McDonald 28 88 65 2 0 43.07
M Ntini not out 28 91 75 5 0 37.33
View dismissal GC Smith* b Johnson 3 26 17 0 0 17.64
Extras (b 12, lb 18, w 4, nb 2, pen 5) 41
Total (all out; 114.2 overs; 442 mins) 272 (2.37 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-2 (Morkel, 1.2 ov), 2-68 (McKenzie, 30.2 ov), 3-91 (Kallis, 35.3 ov), 4-110 (Amla, 41.1 ov), 5-166 (Duminy, 70.2 ov), 6-172 (Boucher, 76.5 ov), 7-190 (de Villiers, 83.6 ov), 8-202 (Harris, 90.1 ov), 9-257 (Steyn, 107.4 ov), 10-272 (Smith, 114.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets PM Siddle 27 12 54 3 2.00
View wickets DE Bollinger 21 5 53 2 2.52 (2nb, 1w)
View wickets MG Johnson 23.2 7 49 2 2.10 (2w)
View wickets AB McDonald 13 6 32 2 2.46
View wicket NM Hauritz 28 10 47 1 1.67
MJ Clarke 2 1 2 0 1.00
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series South Africa won the 3-match series 2-1
Test debuts DE Bollinger and AB McDonald (Australia)
Player of the match PM Siddle (Australia)
Player of the series GC Smith (South Africa)
Umpires BF Bowden (New Zealand) and EAR de Silva (Sri Lanka)
TV umpire RJ Tucker
Match referee RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire GA Abood
Close of play
Sat, 3 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 267/6 (MJ Clarke 73*, MG Johnson 17*, 88 ov)
Sun, 4 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 125/1 (HM Amla 30*, JH Kallis 36*, 39 ov)
Mon, 5 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 33/0 (ML Hayden 18*, SM Katich 9*, 6 ov)
Tue, 6 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 62/1 (ND McKenzie 25*, HM Amla 30*, 26 ov)
Wed, 7 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 272 (114.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • HM Amla: 50 off 91 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 104/3 in 39.0 overs (HM Amla 54, AB de Villiers 5)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 39.2 overs (240 balls), Extras 9
  • Lunch: South Africa - 144/4 in 55.0 overs (AB de Villiers 29, JP Duminy 7)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 58.4 overs (356 balls), Extras 15
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 143 balls (AB de Villiers 30, JP Duminy 15, Ex 8)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 171/5 in 70.2 overs (AB de Villiers 43)
  • South Africa 2nd Innings: 1x7 ball over (72nd over, NM Hauritz, called by Umpire BF Bowden)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 125 balls (7 x 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 198/7 in 85.0 overs (PL Harris 5, DW Steyn 0)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 198/7 after 89.1 overs (PL Harris 5, DW Steyn 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 89.3 overs (543 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: South Africa - 244/8 in 101.0 overs (DW Steyn 22, M Ntini 14)
  • Penalty: 105.1 - Ball striking Fielding Team helmet
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 107.1 overs (649 balls), Extras 35
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (DW Steyn 21, M Ntini 16, Ex 13)
 
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Series Results
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Australia won by 103 runs
Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Dec 26-30, 2008
South Africa won by 9 wickets
Australia v South Africa at Perth - Dec 17-21, 2008
South Africa won by 6 wickets
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Jan 7, 2009

An injured Graeme Smith fends off a delivery, Australia v South Africa, 3rd Test, 5th day, Sydney, January 7, 2009

An injured Graeme Smith fends off a delivery

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Jan 6, 2009

Hashim Amla and Neil McKenzie added an unbeaten 60 together, Australia v South Africa, 3rd Test, 4th day, Sydney, January 6, 2009

Hashim Amla and Neil McKenzie added an unbeaten 60 together

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