Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

130.2

Gillespie to Philander, 1 run, another short ball and Philander somehow gloves it through the vacant short leg region, that could have gone anywhere

130.5

Gillespie to Philander, no run, lets it go outside the off stump

130.6

Gillespie to Philander, 1 run, drives into the on side for an easy single

South Africa 411/7   VD Philander 2* (3b)

131.1

Vettori to Philander, no run, pushed through down the leg side, van Wyk collects

131.2

Vettori to Philander, no run, hangs back in the crease and plays into the covers

131.3

Vettori to Philander, no run, gets forward on middle and defends

131.4

Vettori to Philander, 1 run, goes back and punches into the gap in the covers

South Africa 412/7   VD Philander 3* (7b)

132.1

Gillespie to Philander, no run, full outside off and Philander squeezes it out to mid-on

132.2

Gillespie to Philander, no run, outside off and he lets it go

132.3

Gillespie to Philander, no run, goes back and defends into the covers

132.4

Gillespie to Philander, no run, banged in short but Philander barely has to move to get underneath that

132.5

Gillespie to Philander, no run, Philander gets forward and defends back to Gillespie

132.6

Gillespie to Philander, FOUR, this is short again but this time Philander rocks back and pulls hard out to the midwicket rope, will Gillespie keep bouncing him after that?

South Africa 416/7   VD Philander 7* (13b 1x4)

133.2

Vettori to Philander, no run, fired into middle and Philander adjusts quickly to jam it out

133.3

Vettori to Philander, no run, gets forward to defend on off

133.4

Vettori to Philander, no run, defends a full ball on leg with soft hands

133.5

Vettori to Philander, FOUR, pushed through down leg with pace, Philander got a tickle on that and it raced away fine to the long leg fence

133.6

Vettori to Philander, no run, again pushed through on leg, Philander plays it down to short leg

South Africa 421/7   VD Philander 11* (18b 2x4)

134.5

Bracewell to Philander, no run, beaten outside off as it swings away late, Philander was lured into an injudicious poke and couldn't make contact

134.6

Bracewell to Philander, no run, hops back in the crease to defend

South Africa 422/7   VD Philander 11* (20b 2x4)

135.3

Williamson to Philander, no run, gets forward to tap to midwicket

135.4

Williamson to Philander, 1 run, again flicks through square leg as the singles coming with ease

South Africa 424/7   VD Philander 12* (22b 2x4)

136.1

Bracewell to Philander, no run, lets a good length ball go outside off

136.2

Bracewell to Philander, 1 run, hangs back and plays softly into the off side and they scamper through

136.4

Bracewell to Philander, no run, ducks underneath a bouncer going down leg

136.5

Bracewell to Philander, no run

136.6

Bracewell to Philander, no run

South Africa 426/7   VD Philander 13* (27b 2x4)

137.6

Williamson to Philander, no run, full on middle and flicked to midwicket

South Africa 429/7   VD Philander 13* (28b 2x4)

138.3

Bracewell to Philander, no run, Philander mistimes a full ball outside off back to the bowler

138.4

Bracewell to Philander, 1 run, hangs back and plays it with the inner half of the bat through midwicket

South Africa 431/7   VD Philander 14* (30b 2x4)

139.1

Williamson to Philander, 1 run, Philander works it off the pads through midwicket

South Africa 432/7   VD Philander 15* (31b 2x4)

140.1

Bracewell to Philander, no run, short around off and Philander hangs back to defend

140.2

Bracewell to Philander, 2 runs, fences at a short ball outside off away from the body, but gets it through the slip cordon and they sneak a couple

140.3

Bracewell to Philander, no run, defends on the front foot into the covers

140.4

Bracewell to Philander, 1 run, full on the pads and gets the tuck to bisect mid-on and midwicket

South Africa 437/7   VD Philander 18* (35b 2x4)

141.1

Vettori to Philander, no run, gets forward and works it off the pads to midwicket

141.2

Vettori to Philander, no run, goes back and flicks off the hip down to short leg

141.3

Vettori to Philander, 1 run, flicks a full ball on leg past short leg

South Africa 438/7   VD Philander 19* (38b 2x4)

142.1

Bracewell to Philander, no run, Philander waits before defending into the off side

142.2

Bracewell to Philander, 1 run, Philander uses the hands to push into the covers and sets off straightaway

142.4

Bracewell to Philander, no run, lets this go outside off

142.5

Bracewell to Philander, 1 run, outside off and it is stabbed into the leg side and they rush through

South Africa 441/7   VD Philander 21* (42b 2x4)

143.1

Vettori to Philander, no run, Philander is forward to defend on off

143.2

Vettori to Philander, no run, again gets forward and is content in defence

143.3

Vettori to Philander, no run, tucked off the pads

143.4

Vettori to Philander, no run, short outside off and Philander thought about playing it before letting it go

143.5

Vettori to Philander, 1 run, gets forward to push softly into the covers, sets off and then there is some hesitation by Philander, Boucher also stopped momentarily, they then resume their pursuit of the run and both made their ground comfortably after the initial miscommunication

South Africa 446/7   VD Philander 22* (47b 2x4)

144.5

Bracewell to Philander, no run, waits in the crease and fends a good length ball outside off into the gully

144.6

Bracewell to Philander, no run, a rare play and a miss outside off as Philander tries to drive

South Africa 452/7   VD Philander 22* (49b 2x4)

145.2

Vettori to Philander, no run, short and wide of off and Philander has nothing to do with it

145.3

Vettori to Philander, 1 run, gets forward and pushes into the covers to bring up this pair's 50-run partnership

South Africa 454/7   VD Philander 23* (51b 2x4)

146.1

Gillespie to Philander, no run, good length ball outside off and he mistimes the drive to mid-off

146.2

Gillespie to Philander, no run, Philander rocked back and boomed a drive into the covers, where one of the fielders got down low to cut it off. Hopefully their hand is still intact

146.3

Gillespie to Philander, 1 run, again goes back and slaps a cut straight to point, they run through and Brownlie scores a direct hit at the striker's end, they go upstairs but Boucher has made his ground

South Africa 459/7   VD Philander 24* (54b 2x4)

147.1

Vettori to Philander, no run, Philander defends from the crease

147.2

Vettori to Philander, no run, is beaten there by turn and bounce as it spits off the pitch on off past Philander's blade

147.3

Vettori to Philander, 1 run, comes down the track and converts it into a full toss, smashed to long-on

147.6

Vettori to Philander, FOUR, they are finally going after Vettori, again the batsman gets down to slog sweep from outside off, not timed that well but enough behind it to get it to the rope

South Africa 471/8   VD Philander 29* (58b 3x4)

148.4

Gillespie to Philander, OUT, Gillespie nabs his sixth! Full on the stumps, gets under it and swings with power but finds deep midwicket inches off the rope, and with that dismissal South Africa have declared

VD Philander c Flynn b Gillespie 29 (77m 59b 3x4 0x6) SR: 49.15

South Africa 474/9   VD Philander 29 (59b 3x4)
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