ICC World Cup - 22nd match, Group A

Australia v South Africa

Australia won by 83 runs

Australia innings (50 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Gibbs b Langeveldt 42 65 42 6 1 100.00
View dismissal ML Hayden c Gibbs b Kallis 101 107 68 14 4 148.52
View dismissal RT Ponting* c de Villiers b Ntini 91 136 91 8 2 100.00
View dismissal MJ Clarke run out (Pollock/Langeveldt) 92 103 75 7 4 122.66
View dismissal A Symonds b Hall 18 25 13 2 0 138.46
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Kallis b Hall 5 5 3 1 0 166.66
SR Watson not out 14 12 9 2 0 155.55
Extras (lb 4, w 9, nb 1) 14
Total (6 wickets; 50 overs) 377 (7.54 runs per over)
Did not bat GB Hogg, NW Bracken, SW Tait, GD McGrath
Fall of wickets 1-106 (Gilchrist, 14.5 ov), 2-167 (Hayden, 23.3 ov), 3-328 (Ponting, 45.1 ov), 4-347 (Clarke, 46.4 ov), 5-353 (Hussey, 47.2 ov), 6-377 (Symonds, 49.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
SM Pollock 10 0 83 0 8.30 26 6 4 (2w)
View wicket M Ntini 9 0 68 1 7.55 25 10 1
View wicket CK Langeveldt 10 0 82 1 8.20 24 12 1 (1nb, 2w)
View wickets AJ Hall 10 0 60 2 6.00 29 6 2
GC Smith 2 0 14 0 7.00 3 0 1
View wicket JH Kallis 9 0 66 1 7.33 16 6 2
South Africa innings (target: 378 runs from 50 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c †Gilchrist b Hogg 74 128 69 9 2 107.24
View dismissal AB de Villiers run out (Watson) 92 194 70 14 2 131.42
View dismissal JH Kallis c Clarke b Hogg 48 114 63 5 0 76.19
View dismissal HH Gibbs st †Gilchrist b Hogg 17 30 19 1 1 89.47
View dismissal AG Prince c Hayden b McGrath 1 6 3 0 0 33.33
View dismissal MV Boucher b Tait 22 26 26 1 1 84.61
View dismissal JM Kemp lbw b Tait 1 9 6 0 0 16.66
View dismissal SM Pollock b Watson 7 15 7 1 0 100.00
AJ Hall not out 8 23 12 0 0 66.66
View dismissal CK Langeveldt b Bracken 0 8 6 0 0 0.00
View dismissal M Ntini b Bracken 7 11 8 1 0 87.50
Extras (w 11, nb 1, pen 5) 17
Total (all out; 48 overs) 294 (6.12 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-160 (de Villiers, 20.6 ov), 1-184* (Smith, retired not out), 2-220 (Gibbs, 31.3 ov), 3-223 (Prince, 32.2 ov), 4-256 (Boucher, 38.5 ov), 5-264 (Kemp, 40.5 ov), 6-267 (Smith, 41.3 ov), 7-277 (Kallis, 43.1 ov), 8-279 (Pollock, 44.1 ov), 9-280 (Langeveldt, 45.2 ov), 10-294 (Ntini, 47.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets NW Bracken 9 0 40 2 4.44 31 4 1
View wickets SW Tait 10 0 61 2 6.10 32 9 0 (1nb, 4w)
View wicket GD McGrath 9 0 62 1 6.88 23 8 1
View wicket SR Watson 8 1 46 1 5.75 26 2 2 (2w)
View wickets GB Hogg 10 0 61 3 6.10 31 6 2 (1w)
A Symonds 2 0 19 0 9.50 2 3 0
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to field
Points Australia 2, South Africa 0
Player of the match ML Hayden (Australia)
Umpires MR Benson (England) and SA Bucknor
TV umpire AL Hill (New Zealand)
Match referee RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire EAR de Silva (Sri Lanka)
Match notes
  • Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 4.5 overs (29 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 29 balls (AC Gilchrist 23, ML Hayden 27, Ex 0)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • ML Hayden: 50 off 37 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 13.3 overs (81 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 81 balls (AC Gilchrist 38, ML Hayden 64, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 106/1 in 14.5 overs (ML Hayden 64)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Australia: 150 runs in 19.5 overs (121 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 40 balls (ML Hayden 29, RT Ponting 18, Ex 3)
  • ML Hayden: 100 off 66 balls (14 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 29.4 overs (182 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: Australia - 214/2 in 32.0 overs (RT Ponting 38, MJ Clarke 24)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (RT Ponting 18, MJ Clarke 29, Ex 6)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 61 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 35.5 overs (219 balls), Extras 9
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 46 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 85 balls (RT Ponting 41, MJ Clarke 53, Ex 6)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 41.3 overs (254 balls), Extras 14
  • 3rd Wicket: 150 runs in 124 balls (RT Ponting 68, MJ Clarke 72, Ex 11)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 47.1 overs (288 balls), Extras 14
  • South Africa innings
  • Lunch: South Africa - 0/0
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 5.3 overs (36 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 36 balls (GC Smith 15, AB de Villiers 34, Ex 3)
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 47 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 13.1 overs (82 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 82 balls (GC Smith 41, AB de Villiers 56, Ex 3)
  • GC Smith: 50 off 41 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 118/0 in 16.0 overs (GC Smith 53, AB de Villiers 62)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 19.5 overs (122 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 150 runs in 122 balls (GC Smith 62, AB de Villiers 87, Ex 3)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 22.1 - 27.0
  • Penalty: 23.3 - Ball striking Fielding Team helmet
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 28.2 overs (176 balls), Extras 15
  • Drinks: South Africa - 203/1 in 29.0 overs (JH Kallis 16, HH Gibbs 8)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 37.6 overs (234 balls), Extras 15
  • GC Smith retired hurt on 72 from 184/1 to 264/5
  • Attendance - 7,168
 
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Mar 24, 2007

Graeme Smith drives Shane Watson, Australia v South Africa, Group A, St Kitts, March 24, 2007

Graeme Smith drives Shane Watson

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Mar 24, 2007

Ricky Ponting slams the ball down the ground, Australia v South Africa, Group A, St Kitts, March 24, 2007

Ricky Ponting slams the ball down the ground

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