Australia in South Africa Test Series - 3rd Test

South Africa v Australia

South Africa won by an innings and 20 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal PJ Hughes lbw b Harris 33 101 64 4 0 51.56
View dismissal SM Katich c Khan b Harris 55 229 160 7 0 34.37
View dismissal RT Ponting* c †Boucher b Morkel 0 6 6 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MEK Hussey b Steyn 20 27 20 4 0 100.00
View dismissal MJ Clarke b Steyn 0 9 3 0 0 0.00
View dismissal BJ Haddin lbw b Harris 42 101 67 8 0 62.68
View dismissal AB McDonald c Kallis b Ntini 13 71 44 1 0 29.54
View dismissal MG Johnson c Prince b Steyn 35 73 54 6 0 64.81
View dismissal PM Siddle c de Villiers b Ntini 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal BE McGain c de Villiers b Steyn 2 22 14 0 0 14.28
BW Hilfenhaus not out 0 3 0 0 0 -
Extras (lb 6, w 1, nb 2) 9
Total (all out; 72 overs; 327 mins) 209 (2.90 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-58 (Hughes, 22.4 ov), 2-59 (Ponting, 23.5 ov), 3-81 (Hussey, 29.4 ov), 4-81 (Clarke, 31.1 ov), 5-152 (Katich, 50.5 ov), 6-158 (Haddin, 54.4 ov), 7-190 (McDonald, 67.3 ov), 8-190 (Siddle, 67.5 ov), 9-209 (Johnson, 71.3 ov), 10-209 (McGain, 71.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets DW Steyn 16 5 56 4 3.50 (1nb)
View wickets M Ntini 17 7 38 2 2.23 (1w)
JH Kallis 10 2 31 0 3.10
View wicket JA Morkel 12 3 44 1 3.66 (1nb)
View wickets PL Harris 17 5 34 3 2.00
South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal I Khan c & b Siddle 20 71 64 1 0 31.25
View dismissal AG Prince c †Haddin b Hilfenhaus 150 358 249 19 2 60.24
View dismissal HM Amla c †Haddin b Johnson 46 117 88 8 0 52.27
View dismissal JH Kallis* c & b Hilfenhaus 102 269 163 14 2 62.57
View dismissal AB de Villiers c McDonald b Katich 163 313 196 12 7 83.16
View dismissal JP Duminy b Johnson 7 37 21 1 0 33.33
View dismissal MV Boucher c Ponting b Johnson 12 34 26 3 0 46.15
View dismissal JA Morkel b McDonald 58 85 71 10 1 81.69
View dismissal PL Harris c †Haddin b Johnson 27 70 49 4 0 55.10
View dismissal DW Steyn c Clarke b Katich 0 3 4 0 0 0.00
M Ntini not out 4 11 6 1 0 66.66
Extras (b 19, lb 24, w 9, nb 10) 62
Total (all out; 154.3 overs; 679 mins) 651 (4.21 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-65 (Khan, 17.4 ov), 2-162 (Amla, 44.6 ov), 3-322 (Prince, 83.1 ov), 4-415 (Kallis, 104.3 ov), 5-443 (Duminy, 113.2 ov), 6-467 (Boucher, 119.6 ov), 7-591 (Morkel, 139.6 ov), 8-637 (de Villiers, 151.2 ov), 9-637 (Steyn, 151.6 ov), 10-651 (Harris, 154.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets MG Johnson 37.3 5 148 4 3.94 (6nb, 2w)
View wickets BW Hilfenhaus 34 4 133 2 3.91 (4nb, 3w)
View wicket PM Siddle 35 15 67 1 1.91
BE McGain 18 2 149 0 8.27
View wicket AB McDonald 27 7 102 1 3.77
View wickets SM Katich 3 1 9 2 3.00
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal PJ Hughes c Kallis b Harris 32 57 46 4 0 69.56
View dismissal SM Katich c Duminy b Harris 54 248 159 4 1 33.96
View dismissal RT Ponting* c †Boucher b Steyn 12 35 24 1 0 50.00
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Duminy b Steyn 39 197 153 5 0 25.49
View dismissal MJ Clarke b Steyn 47 128 106 7 0 44.33
View dismissal BJ Haddin c Duminy b Harris 18 40 27 3 0 66.66
View dismissal AB McDonald c de Villiers b Harris 68 170 99 8 0 68.68
MG Johnson not out 123 154 103 11 5 119.41
View dismissal PM Siddle c de Villiers b Harris 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal BE McGain run out (sub [SA Engelbrecht]/Steyn) 0 5 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal BW Hilfenhaus c Prince b Harris 12 23 16 2 0 75.00
Extras (b 8, lb 2, w 2, nb 5) 17
Total (all out; 121.5 overs; 532 mins) 422 (3.46 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-57 (Hughes, 13.3 ov), 2-76 (Ponting, 20.6 ov), 3-138 (Katich, 59.2 ov), 4-146 (Hussey, 68.6 ov), 5-191 (Haddin, 79.2 ov), 6-218 (Clarke, 88.6 ov), 7-381 (McDonald, 115.3 ov), 8-381 (Siddle, 115.4 ov), 9-388 (McGain, 116.4 ov), 10-422 (Hilfenhaus, 121.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets DW Steyn 27 5 96 3 3.55 (1nb, 1w)
M Ntini 19 6 66 0 3.47 (1w)
JA Morkel 20 1 88 0 4.40 (2nb)
View wickets PL Harris 42.5 9 127 6 2.96 (1nb)
JH Kallis 10 4 21 0 2.10 (1nb)
JP Duminy 3 1 14 0 4.66
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia won the 3-match series 2-1
Test debuts BE McGain (Australia); I Khan and JA Morkel (South Africa)
Player of the match PL Harris (South Africa)
Player of the series MG Johnson (Australia)
Umpires Asad Rauf (Pakistan) and SA Bucknor (West Indies)
TV umpire BF Bowden (New Zealand)
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire M Erasmus
Close of play
Thu, 19 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 57/0 (I Khan 15*, AG Prince 37*, 14 ov)
Fri, 20 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 404/3 (JH Kallis 102*, AB de Villiers 39*, 102 ov)
Sat, 21 Mar - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 102/2 (SM Katich 44*, MEK Hussey 13*, 36 ov)
Sun, 22 Mar - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 422 (121.5 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Drinks: Australia - 119/2 in 51.0 overs (SM Katich 45, MEK Hussey 28)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 192 balls (SM Katich 15, MEK Hussey 33, Ex 2)
  • SM Katich: 50 off 144 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 142/3 in 65.0 overs (MEK Hussey 39, MJ Clarke 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 69.1 overs (417 balls), Extras 2
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 198/5 after 84.1 overs (MJ Clarke 38, AB McDonald 1)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 86.4 overs (524 balls), Extras 4
  • Tea: Australia - 231/6 in 92.0 overs (AB McDonald 16, MG Johnson 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 95.6 overs (580 balls), Extras 9
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 56 balls (AB McDonald 16, MG Johnson 29, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 101.6 overs (618 balls), Extras 11
  • AB McDonald: 50 off 56 balls (8 x 4)
  • MG Johnson: 50 off 51 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 91 balls (AB McDonald 40, MG Johnson 56, Ex 7)
  • Drinks: Australia - 347/6 in 109.0 overs (AB McDonald 60, MG Johnson 73)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 109.5 overs (666 balls), Extras 12
  • 7th Wicket: 150 runs in 141 balls (AB McDonald 52, MG Johnson 92, Ex 8)
  • MG Johnson: 100 off 86 balls (10 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 119.1 overs (722 balls), Extras 17
 
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Mar 22, 2009

An imperious pull from Mitchell Johnson, South Africa v Australia, 3rd Test, 4th day, Cape Town, March 22, 2009

An imperious pull from Mitchell Johnson

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Mar 22, 2009

A beaming Ricky Ponting with the series trophy, South Africa v Australia, 3rd Test, 4th day, Cape Town, March 22, 2009

A beaming Ricky Ponting with the series trophy

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