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)

1.2

Steketee to de Kock, OUT, short delivery down the leg side and de Kock cannot stop himself from going for the hook and hits it in the air straight down the throat of Paris at fine leg and so Steketee and Australia strike.

Q de Kock c Paris b Steketee 1 (6m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

South Africa Under-19s 3/1   CJ Bowes 0* (3b)   MT Steketee 0.2-0-2-1

2.2

Paris to Cloete, OUT, Paris once again involved in a dismissal, this time with the ball, fuller and swinging away outside the off stump and Cloete goes after it and gets the edge to Turner at second slip, who juggles and takes it on the second attempt.

GL Cloete c Turner b Paris 0 (4m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

South Africa Under-19s 4/2   CJ Bowes 0* (5b)   JS Paris 1.2-0-1-1

14.3

Sandhu to de Bruyn, OUT, lovely delivery on a good length and swinging away and de Bruyn goes after it and gets the edge to the keeper. de Bruyn's leg did not move in the direction of the ball.

TB de Bruyn c †Peirson b Sandhu 16 (50m 35b 2x4 0x6) SR: 45.71

South Africa Under-19s 37/3   CJ Bowes 10* (43b 1x4)   GS Sandhu 3.3-1-5-1

35.4

Steketee to Bowes, OUT, good length delivery outside the off stump, goes after it and gets the edge and the keeper dives to his right and takes the catch in one hand, excellent stuff.

CJ Bowes c †Peirson b Steketee 46 (149m 104b 1x4 1x6) SR: 44.23

South Africa Under-19s 125/4   MG Coetzee 43* (66b 2x4)   MT Steketee 7.4-0-31-2

39.3

Steketee to Pillay, OUT, Pillay looking to go over the top, mishits a full delivery in the air down to Buchanan at mid-off. Three wicket for Steketee.

S Pillay c Buchanan b Steketee 1 (12m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 7.14

South Africa Under-19s 133/5   MG Coetzee 50* (75b 3x4)   MT Steketee 9.3-0-34-3

39.5

Steketee to Coetzee, OUT, mistimes the shot to the off side, Turner gets a good bounce, fields the ball and scores a direct hit, Coetzee loses his bat as he was about to reach the crease at the bowlers end.

MG Coetzee run out 50 (101m 76b 3x4 0x6) SR: 65.78

South Africa Under-19s 134/6   CP Savage 1* (1b)   MT Steketee 9.5-0-35-3

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   P Subrayen 17* (29b 1x4)   GS Sandhu 9.4-3-22-2

49.6

Turner to Dry, OUT, hits it in the air straight down the throat of Steketee at long on.

CA Dry c Steketee b Turner 6 (9m 4b 1x4 0x6) SR: 150.00

South Africa Under-19s 191/8   P Subrayen 30* (39b 2x4)   AJ Turner 10-0-44-1
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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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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