Australia in South Africa Test Series - 1st Test

South Africa v Australia

Australia won by 162 runs

Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal PJ Hughes c †Boucher b Steyn 0 1 4 0 0 0.00
View dismissal SM Katich c McKenzie b Steyn 3 39 25 0 0 12.00
View dismissal RT Ponting* b Ntini 83 188 134 11 1 61.94
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Kallis b Morkel 4 32 21 1 0 19.04
View dismissal MJ Clarke c †Boucher b Steyn 68 159 90 10 0 75.55
View dismissal MJ North st †Boucher b Harris 117 355 233 12 0 50.21
View dismissal BJ Haddin c Harris b Ntini 63 148 105 9 0 60.00
View dismissal AB McDonald c Kallis b Steyn 0 4 2 0 0 0.00
MG Johnson not out 96 189 131 10 5 73.28
View dismissal PM Siddle c Kallis b Morkel 9 26 15 2 0 60.00
View dismissal BW Hilfenhaus c de Villiers b Morkel 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 6, lb 8, w 2, nb 7) 23
Total (all out; 125.4 overs; 576 mins) 466 (3.70 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Hughes, 0.4 ov), 2-18 (Katich, 8.5 ov), 3-38 (Hussey, 14.6 ov), 4-151 (Ponting, 41.2 ov), 5-182 (Clarke, 49.4 ov), 6-295 (Haddin, 83.5 ov), 7-296 (McDonald, 84.4 ov), 8-413 (North, 120.5 ov), 9-466 (Siddle, 125.3 ov), 10-466 (Hilfenhaus, 125.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets DW Steyn 30 4 113 4 3.76 (1nb)
View wickets M Ntini 27 6 71 2 2.62
View wickets M Morkel 28.4 3 117 3 4.08 (6nb, 2w)
JH Kallis 8 0 33 0 4.12
View wicket PL Harris 18 2 64 1 3.55
JP Duminy 14 2 54 0 3.85
South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ND McKenzie lbw b Siddle 36 171 125 6 0 28.80
View dismissal GC Smith* c †Haddin b Johnson 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal HM Amla c Ponting b Hilfenhaus 1 3 3 0 0 33.33
View dismissal JH Kallis c Hussey b Siddle 27 66 44 4 0 61.36
AB de Villiers not out 104 285 185 9 1 56.21
View dismissal JP Duminy c †Haddin b Johnson 17 73 52 2 0 32.69
View dismissal MV Boucher c †Haddin b Johnson 0 6 3 0 0 0.00
View dismissal M Morkel c & b Siddle 2 26 22 0 0 9.09
View dismissal PL Harris lbw b North 1 4 4 0 0 25.00
View dismissal DW Steyn c North b McDonald 17 63 49 2 0 34.69
View dismissal M Ntini b Johnson 1 9 2 0 0 50.00
Extras (b 4, lb 6, nb 4) 14
Total (all out; 81.1 overs; 356 mins) 220 (2.71 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Smith, 0.5 ov), 2-2 (Amla, 1.2 ov), 3-49 (Kallis, 17.1 ov), 4-93 (McKenzie, 40.5 ov), 5-138 (Duminy, 57.2 ov), 6-138 (Boucher, 57.5 ov), 7-154 (Morkel, 63.5 ov), 8-156 (Harris, 64.6 ov), 9-208 (Steyn, 79.4 ov), 10-220 (Ntini, 81.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets MG Johnson 18.1 7 25 4 1.37
View wicket BW Hilfenhaus 25 9 58 1 2.32 (2nb)
View wickets PM Siddle 21 1 76 3 3.61 (2nb)
View wicket AB McDonald 10 4 22 1 2.20
View wicket MJ North 7 0 29 1 4.14
Australia 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal PJ Hughes c de Villiers b Harris 75 159 121 11 1 61.98
View dismissal SM Katich c †Boucher b Morkel 10 48 22 2 0 45.45
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Amla b Kallis 25 72 44 4 0 56.81
View dismissal MEK Hussey c Ntini b Kallis 0 2 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MJ Clarke c Kallis b Harris 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal MJ North b Kallis 5 7 7 1 0 71.42
View dismissal BJ Haddin c †Boucher b Ntini 37 83 54 1 2 68.51
View dismissal AB McDonald c †Boucher b Ntini 7 11 11 1 0 63.63
View dismissal MG Johnson c Kallis b Ntini 1 12 12 0 0 8.33
PM Siddle not out 22 57 36 2 1 61.11
View dismissal BW Hilfenhaus b Steyn 16 25 15 1 0 106.66
Extras (lb 5, w 1, nb 3) 9
Total (all out; 53.4 overs; 244 mins) 207 (3.85 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-38 (Katich, 11.3 ov), 2-99 (Ponting, 26.5 ov), 3-99 (Hussey, 26.6 ov), 4-99 (Clarke, 27.2 ov), 5-104 (North, 28.5 ov), 6-138 (Hughes, 35.3 ov), 7-145 (McDonald, 38.1 ov), 8-147 (Johnson, 40.4 ov), 9-174 (Haddin, 48.2 ov), 10-207 (Hilfenhaus, 53.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket DW Steyn 16.4 5 51 1 3.06
View wickets M Ntini 11 3 52 3 4.72
View wicket M Morkel 10 1 41 1 4.10 (3nb, 1w)
View wickets PL Harris 11 0 36 2 3.27
View wickets JH Kallis 5 0 22 3 4.40
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 454 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ND McKenzie c †Haddin b Johnson 35 119 95 5 0 36.84
View dismissal GC Smith* c Johnson b Hilfenhaus 69 186 110 7 0 62.72
View dismissal HM Amla c Hughes b Siddle 57 177 130 7 0 43.84
View dismissal JH Kallis b Johnson 45 174 139 4 0 32.37
View dismissal AB de Villiers lbw b McDonald 3 16 7 0 0 42.85
View dismissal JP Duminy c Ponting b Siddle 29 130 75 3 0 38.66
View dismissal MV Boucher b Hilfenhaus 24 136 105 1 0 22.85
View dismissal M Morkel c Hughes b Johnson 2 24 12 0 0 16.66
View dismissal PL Harris c Katich b Siddle 8 42 35 0 0 22.85
View dismissal DW Steyn b Johnson 6 18 12 0 0 50.00
M Ntini not out 0 2 0 0 0 -
Extras (b 1, lb 6, w 2, nb 4) 13
Total (all out; 119.2 overs; 515 mins) 291 (2.43 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-76 (McKenzie, 27.3 ov), 2-130 (Smith, 41.1 ov), 3-206 (Amla, 69.3 ov), 4-211 (de Villiers, 72.4 ov), 5-229 (Kallis, 82.6 ov), 6-268 (Duminy, 103.6 ov), 7-272 (Morkel, 109.1 ov), 8-284 (Boucher, 114.6 ov), 9-289 (Harris, 118.6 ov), 10-291 (Steyn, 119.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets MG Johnson 34.2 2 112 4 3.26 (1nb, 1w)
View wickets BW Hilfenhaus 31 7 68 2 2.19 (2nb)
View wickets PM Siddle 25 8 46 3 1.84 (1nb, 1w)
View wicket AB McDonald 22 8 31 1 1.40
MJ North 7 0 27 0 3.85
Match details
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 3-match series 1-0
Test debuts BW Hilfenhaus, PJ Hughes and MJ North (Australia)
Player of the match MG Johnson (Australia)
Umpires BF Bowden (New Zealand) and SA Bucknor (West Indies)
TV umpire Asad Rauf (Pakistan)
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire M Erasmus
Close of play
Thu, 26 Feb - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 254/5 (MJ North 47*, BJ Haddin 37*, 68 ov)
Fri, 27 Feb - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 85/3 (ND McKenzie 35*, AB de Villiers 13*, 37 ov)
Sat, 28 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 51/1 (PJ Hughes 36*, RT Ponting 1*, 16.3 ov)
Sun, 1 Mar - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 178/2 (HM Amla 43*, JH Kallis 26*, 55 ov)
Mon, 2 Mar - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 291 (119.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (HM Amla 25, JH Kallis 26, Ex 0)
  • HM Amla: 50 off 103 balls (7 x 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 65.5 overs (399 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 205/2 in 68.0 overs (HM Amla 57, JH Kallis 39)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 221/4 in 79.0 overs (JH Kallis 42, JP Duminy 9)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 224/4 after 80.1 overs (JH Kallis 43, JP Duminy 11)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 247/5 in 91.0 overs (JP Duminy 22, MV Boucher 6)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 92.1 overs (558 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: South Africa - 268/6 in 104.0 overs (MV Boucher 17)
  • Tea: South Africa - 289/8 in 118.0 overs (PL Harris 8, DW Steyn 4)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • 0.6: bowling team referral
  • 72.4: Batting team referral
  • 80.1: batting team referral
  • Attendance: 9380
  • Total Attendance: 73091
 
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Mar 2, 2009

Dale Steyn congratulates Mitchell Johnson on Australia's victory, South Africa v Australia, 1st Test, Johannesburg, 5th day, March 2, 2009

Dale Steyn congratulates Mitchell Johnson on Australia's victory

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Mar 2, 2009

Mitchell Johnson with his Man-of-the-Match award, South Africa v Australia, 1st Test, Johannesburg, 5th day, March 2, 2009

Mitchell Johnson with his Man-of-the-Match award

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