ICC Under-19 World Cup - 1st semi final

Australia Under-19s v South Africa Under-19s

Australia Under-19s won by 4 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)

39.4

Steketee to Savage, 1 run, full toss played down to fine leg.

39.6

Steketee to Savage, no run, bouncer through to the keeper.

South Africa Under-19s 134/6   CP Savage 1* (2b)

40.4

Turner to Savage, 1 wide, tossed up too wide outside the off stump.

40.4

Turner to Savage, no run, comes forward and defends to point.

40.5

Turner to Savage, 4 wides, terrible bowling, trying something which is not required, bowls it way down the leg side.

South Africa Under-19s 140/6   CP Savage 1* (3b)

41.1

Sandhu to Savage, no run, stays in the crease and defends.

41.2

Sandhu to Savage, 1 run, pushes to the onside and quick single taken.

41.5

Sandhu to Savage, no run, mistimes the drive to mid-off.

41.6

Sandhu to Savage, no run, pushes to the off side to extra cover.

South Africa Under-19s 142/6   CP Savage 2* (7b)

42.5

Head to Savage, 1 run, worked to the onside to mid wicket.

South Africa Under-19s 144/6   CP Savage 3* (8b)

43.1

Sandhu to Savage, no run, mistimes the drive to the off side.

43.2

Sandhu to Savage, 1 wide, short and wide outside the off stump, goes after it and misses.

43.2

Sandhu to Savage, 1 run, driven to the left of mid-off for a single.

South Africa Under-19s 146/6   CP Savage 4* (10b)

44.3

Head to Savage, no run, driven to the off side to extra cover.

44.4

Head to Savage, 1 run, pushes to the onside for a single.

44.6

Head to Savage, no run, plays with an angled bat behind point.

South Africa Under-19s 150/6   CP Savage 5* (13b)

45.3

Sandhu to Savage, 1 run, driven down the ground to long on.

45.6

Sandhu to Savage, no run, low full toss driven back to the bowler, who threatens to throw down the stumps.

South Africa Under-19s 157/6   CP Savage 6* (15b)

46.2

Head to Savage, 3 runs, tosses it full outside the off stump, gets the edge down to third man, Sandhu jogs along and finally gets to the ball and pulls it in.

46.4

Head to Savage, no run, comes forward and pushes to the onside.

46.5

Head to Savage, SIX, lovely shot from Savage, swings it high over the mid wicket fence for a six, good strike that.

46.6

Head to Savage, no run, flatter and straight delivery outside the off stump, looks to hit hard, misses it and through to the keeper.

South Africa Under-19s 168/6   CP Savage 15* (19b 1x6)

47.4

Sandhu to Savage, OUT, hit in the air down the ground to long on and Steketee runs forward and takes the catch low down in front of him, brilliant stuff, well done.

CP Savage c Steketee b Sandhu 15 (30m 20b 0x4 1x6) SR: 75.00

South Africa Under-19s 172/7   CP Savage 15 (20b 1x6)
Tournament Results
Aust U19 v India U19 at Townsville - Aug 26, 2012
India U19 won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
NZ U19 v S Africa U19 at Townsville - Aug 25, 2012
S Africa U19 won by 8 wickets (with 212 balls remaining)
Afghan U19 v S Lanka U19 at Brisbane - Aug 24, 2012
S Lanka U19 won by 7 wickets (with 66 balls remaining)
B'desh U19 v Pakistan U19 at Townsville - Aug 24, 2012
B'desh U19 won by 5 wickets (with 22 balls remaining)
England U19 v W Indies U19 at Townsville - Aug 24, 2012
England U19 won by 13 runs
Ireland U19 v Scot U19 at Brisbane - Aug 24, 2012
Scot U19 won by 5 wickets (with 50 balls remaining)
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Photos

Aug 21, 2012

William Bosisto was dismissed for the first time in the tournament, Australia v South Africa, ICC Under-19 World Cup semi-final, Townsville, August 21, 2012

William Bosisto was dismissed for the first time in the tournament

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Aug 21, 2012

Ashton Turner and Alex Gregory celebrate Australia's semi-final win, Australia v South Africa, ICC Under-19 World Cup semi-final, Townsville, August 21, 2012

Ashton Turner and Alex Gregory celebrate Australia's semi-final win

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