South Africa in Australia Test Series - 2nd Test

Australia v South Africa

Australia won by 9 wickets

South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal HH Gibbs c Ponting b McGrath 14 57 41 2 0 34.14
View dismissal G Kirsten b McGrath 10 77 53 1 0 18.86
View dismissal HH Dippenaar c Hayden b Lee 26 71 53 4 0 49.05
View dismissal JH Kallis c †Gilchrist b Bichel 38 170 124 2 1 30.64
View dismissal ND McKenzie lbw b Lee 67 232 163 8 0 41.10
View dismissal L Klusener c & b Bichel 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MV Boucher c Bichel b ME Waugh 43 71 66 6 0 65.15
SM Pollock* not out 42 104 93 4 0 45.16
View dismissal CW Henderson run out (Bichel) 5 4 3 1 0 166.66
View dismissal AA Donald c Ponting b Lee 0 9 6 0 0 0.00
View dismissal M Hayward c ME Waugh b Bichel 14 53 22 2 0 63.63
Extras (b 1, lb 10, nb 7) 18
Total (all out; 103.5 overs; 427 mins) 277 (2.66 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-24 (Gibbs, 14.2 ov), 2-36 (Kirsten, 18.2 ov), 3-59 (Dippenaar, 30.4 ov), 4-131 (Kallis, 59.3 ov), 5-131 (Klusener, 59.4 ov), 6-198 (Boucher, 77.5 ov), 7-220 (McKenzie, 89.1 ov), 8-225 (Henderson, 89.6 ov), 9-233 (Donald, 91.6 ov), 10-277 (Hayward, 103.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets GD McGrath 26 8 70 2 2.69 128 10 0 (1nb)
View wickets B Lee 31 10 77 3 2.48 150 9 0
View wickets AJ Bichel 19.5 6 44 3 2.21 99 3 0 (1nb)
SK Warne 19 3 56 0 2.94 87 6 1 (1nb)
View wicket ME Waugh 8 1 19 1 2.37 34 0 0
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JL Langer c Klusener b Donald 85 233 176 7 0 48.29
View dismissal ML Hayden c Donald b Henderson 138 290 211 17 0 65.40
View dismissal RT Ponting c Kallis b Hayward 22 54 38 3 0 57.89
View dismissal ME Waugh b Donald 34 84 54 5 0 62.96
View dismissal SR Waugh* run out (Gibbs) 90 174 156 12 0 57.69
View dismissal DR Martyn c Kallis b Pollock 52 133 104 4 0 50.00
AC Gilchrist not out 30 97 67 4 0 44.77
View dismissal SK Warne c Kirsten b Donald 1 3 2 0 0 50.00
View dismissal B Lee c McKenzie b Hayward 3 28 18 0 0 16.66
View dismissal AJ Bichel c †Boucher b Pollock 5 6 6 0 0 83.33
View dismissal GD McGrath lbw b Pollock 0 16 11 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 17, w 1, nb 9) 27
Total (all out; 139 overs; 563 mins) 487 (3.50 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-202 (Langer, 55.5 ov), 2-267 (Ponting, 69.4 ov), 3-267 (Hayden, 70.2 ov), 4-348 (ME Waugh, 91.4 ov), 5-429 (SR Waugh, 115.6 ov), 6-462 (Martyn, 126.5 ov), 7-463 (Warne, 127.1 ov), 8-470 (Lee, 133.3 ov), 9-475 (Bichel, 134.5 ov), 10-487 (McGrath, 138.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets AA Donald 29 5 103 3 3.55 128 12 0
View wickets SM Pollock 31 3 84 3 2.70 145 8 0 (6nb)
View wickets M Hayward 26 1 109 2 4.19 109 14 0 (2nb)
JH Kallis 17 3 55 0 3.23 75 6 0 (1w)
View wicket CW Henderson 29 3 108 1 3.72 119 11 0 (1nb)
L Klusener 7 1 11 0 1.57 33 0 0
South Africa 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal HH Gibbs c †Gilchrist b Lee 21 43 35 4 0 60.00
View dismissal G Kirsten c Ponting b Lee 10 22 14 1 0 71.42
View dismissal HH Dippenaar c Hayden b Warne 23 83 49 3 0 46.93
View dismissal JH Kallis run out (Martyn/†Gilchrist) 99 287 180 8 0 55.00
View dismissal ND McKenzie c †Gilchrist b Warne 12 57 44 1 0 27.27
View dismissal L Klusener lbw b McGrath 7 34 29 1 0 24.13
View dismissal MV Boucher c ME Waugh b Warne 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal SM Pollock* run out (Martyn) 18 39 26 3 0 69.23
View dismissal CW Henderson c ME Waugh b McGrath 16 54 54 2 0 29.62
View dismissal AA Donald b Bichel 7 24 20 0 0 35.00
M Hayward not out 0 6 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 4, nb 2) 6
Total (all out; 75.1 overs; 331 mins) 219 (2.91 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-24 (Kirsten, 5.2 ov), 2-37 (Gibbs, 9.5 ov), 3-74 (Dippenaar, 25.1 ov), 4-107 (McKenzie, 38.1 ov), 5-120 (Klusener, 45.5 ov), 6-121 (Boucher, 46.4 ov), 7-157 (Pollock, 55.5 ov), 8-192 (Henderson, 68.3 ov), 9-215 (Donald, 73.6 ov), 10-219 (Kallis, 75.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets GD McGrath 21 6 43 2 2.04 103 4 0 (1nb)
View wickets B Lee 18 5 52 2 2.88 83 6 0
View wickets SK Warne 24 3 68 3 2.83 110 8 0
View wicket AJ Bichel 12.1 0 52 1 4.27 46 5 0 (1nb)
Australia 2nd innings (target: 10 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JL Langer c Henderson b Pollock 7 7 6 1 0 116.66
ML Hayden not out 3 14 10 0 0 30.00
RT Ponting not out 0 6 2 0 0 0.00
Extras 0
Total (1 wicket; 3 overs; 14 mins) 10 (3.33 runs per over)
Did not bat ME Waugh, SR Waugh*, DR Martyn, AC Gilchrist, SK Warne, B Lee, AJ Bichel, GD McGrath
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Langer, 1.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
AA Donald 2 0 4 0 2.00 9 0 0
View wicket SM Pollock 1 0 6 1 6.00 4 1 0
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to field
Series Australia led the 3-match series 2-0
Player of the match ML Hayden (Australia)
Umpires DB Hair and EA Nicholls (West Indies)
TV umpire RL Parry
Match referee RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Close of play
Wed, 26 Dec - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 89/3 (JH Kallis 22*, ND McKenzie 14*, 40 ov)
Thu, 27 Dec - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 126/0 (JL Langer 67*, ML Hayden 55*, 32.1 ov)
Fri, 28 Dec - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 487/9 (AC Gilchrist 30*, GD McGrath 0*, 138 ov)
Sat, 29 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 10/1 (3 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Play commenced at 10.30am and was scheduled to end at 6.30pm
  • South Africa 50 in 67 minutes from 93 balls (15.3 overs)
  • Lunch: South Africa 97/3 (Kallis 36*, McKenzie 5*, 31 overs)
  • South Africa 100 in 134 minutes from 190 balls (31.2 overs)
  • Kallis 50 in 170 minutes from 113 balls, 5x4
  • South Africa 150 in 236 minutes from 323 balls (53.3 overs)
  • South Africa 200 in 310 minutes from 424 balls (70.2 overs)
  • Match finished at 5:49pm
  • Attendance: 21,680
 
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Series Results
Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 2-5, 2002
Australia won by 10 wickets
Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Dec 26-29, 2001
Australia won by 9 wickets
Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Dec 14-18, 2001
Australia won by 246 runs
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Dec 29, 2001

Australia celebrate their nine-wicket win, Australia v South Africa, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 4th day, December 29, 2001

Australia celebrate their nine-wicket win

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Dec 29, 2001

Matthew Hayden is ecstatic after Australia's nine-wicket win, Australia v South Africa, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 4th day, December 29, 2001

Matthew Hayden is ecstatic after Australia's nine-wicket win

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