New Zealand tour of South Africa, 1st Test: South Africa v New Zealand at Johannesburg, Nov 8-11, 2007
South Africa won by 358 runs
8,9,10,11 November 2007 (5-day match)
  • Overs 1-50
  • Overs 51-100
23.1

Vettori to Kallis, no run, fullish on off stump, pushed back to Vettori

23.2

Vettori to Kallis, no run, hardly any turn for Vettori as the ball goes through with the line, Kallis shoulders arms

23.3

Vettori to Kallis, no run, beaten! the first signs of turn as Kallis gets a stride forward and the ball just beats a likely edge

23.4

Vettori to Kallis, no run, appeal! Kallis defends on the frontfoot close to his pad. There could have been a thick inside edge on that

23.5

Vettori to Kallis, no run, pushed bacl to the bowler

23.6

Vettori to Kallis, no run, fuller in length outside off, pushed to the covers

South Africa 61/2   DL Vettori 1-1-0-0
25.1

Vettori to Kallis, no run, pushed in full on off, driven back to Vettori

25.2

Vettori to Kallis, no run, pushed in full on middle and off, driven back to Vettori

25.3

Vettori to Kallis, no run, pushed in towards the pads, sticks to a full length and Kallis works it to short midwicket

25.4

Vettori to Kallis, 1 run, full in length outside off, pushed just wide of mid-off

25.5

Vettori to Gibbs, no run, flighted on middle and leg, Gibbs goes for the drive but only suceeds in pushing it back to the bowler

25.6

Vettori to Gibbs, no run, sticks to the flight, Vettori is not pitching it shorter to get the turn. Gibbs gets forward and defends

South Africa 66/2   DL Vettori 2-1-1-0
27.1

Vettori to Gibbs, no run, driven back to the bowler

27.2

Vettori to Gibbs, no run, driven back to the bowler

27.3

Vettori to Gibbs, no run, pushed in flatter, gives Gibbs room to cut but he ends up slashing to the covers

27.4

Vettori to Gibbs, no run, tossed up on middle and off, defended back to the bowler

27.5

Vettori to Gibbs, no run, tossed up on middle and off, defended back to the bowler

27.6

Vettori to Gibbs, no run, bowls from slightly wide of the crease, turns to a full delivery, defended back to the bowler

South Africa 70/2   DL Vettori 3-2-1-0
45.1

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, length delivery, hardly any spin, pushed back to Vettori

45.2

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, defended close to the pads, gets an inside edge onto his boot

45.3

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, pushed in on off and middle, driven to the covers

45.4

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, flighted on middle and leg, defended back to the bowler

45.5

Vettori to de Villiers, 1 no ball, oversteps....de Villiers pushes it back to Vettori

45.5

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, gets forward to drive, plays away from his body and gets a thick inside edge onto his thigh. The ball nearly trickes onto the stumps

45.6

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, Vettori gives him just a hint of width outside off, tries to cut but ends up chopping it down to point

South Africa 142/5   DL Vettori 4-2-2-0
47.1

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, tossed up on middle and off, defended on the front foot

47.2

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, tossed up on middle and off, he repeats the action with another forward defensive stroke

47.3

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, defends on the front foot with an angled bat, rolls close to first slip

47.4

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, pushed back to the bowler

47.5

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, makes him stay on the frontfoot as he defends again

47.6

Vettori to de Villiers, 1 run, just a touch too full outside off and de Villiers drives with the line of the ball past mid-off

South Africa 151/5   DL Vettori 5-2-3-0
49.1

Vettori to Boucher, 4 leg byes, that beat just about everything! flighted on off and middl, the ball straightens, beats the daylight between bat and pad and then beats the top of off stump. Vettori celebrates but then reality strikes

49.2

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defended with soft hands on the front foot

49.3

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defended again with soft hands on the front foot

49.4

Vettori to Boucher, no run, tries to work the ball to the on side but gets a leading edge to point

49.5

Vettori to Boucher, no run, pushed to the covers

49.6

Vettori to Boucher, no run, flighted on off stump, driven back to the bowler

South Africa 157/5   DL Vettori 6-3-3-0
51.1

Vettori to Boucher, 1 run, just short of a length outside off, cut to cover

51.2

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, defended off the front foot back to the bowler

51.3

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, pushed in slower on off stump, gets a big stride forward and defends

51.4

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, pushed in slower on off stump, gets a big stride forward and defends

51.5

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, bowls from slightly wide of the crease, gets the ball to curve in, defended again

51.6

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, tries to cut a fullish delivery outside off, he transfers his weight on the backfoot but just about gets some wood on it as the ball skids on him

South Africa 158/5   DL Vettori 7-3-4-0
53.1

Vettori to Boucher, no run, good length on off and middle, pushed to the off side

53.2

Vettori to Boucher, no run, pushed towards mid-on

53.3

Vettori to Boucher, no run, flighted on middle and leg, Boucher gets forward and defends through the line of the ball back to Vettori

53.4

Vettori to Boucher, no run, flights that on off stump, gets forward and defends

53.5

Vettori to Boucher, no run, flights that on off stump, gets forward and defends

53.6

Vettori to Boucher, no run, Vettori persists with the flight, draws Boucher forward and he defends

South Africa 159/5   DL Vettori 8-4-4-0
55.1

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, tossed up outside off, gets forward and defends to the off side

55.2

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, flighted outside off, pushed back to Vettori

55.3

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, pushed in slower outside off, gets a big stride and defends with the line of the ball

55.4

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, bowls from wide of the crease, Boucher defends again

55.5

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, pushes it in a little slower, gets forward and defends again

55.6

Vettori to de Villiers, no run, defended to the covers. Vettori is keeping them quiet here

South Africa 160/5   DL Vettori 9-5-4-0
57.1

Vettori to Boucher, no run, arm ball outside the off stump, Boucher reads it well and lets it go

57.2

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defended back to the bowler

57.3

Vettori to Boucher, no run, holds the length back a little, transfers his weight on the backfoot and defends

57.4

Vettori to Boucher, 1 no ball, defended back to the bowler

57.4

Vettori to Boucher, no run, fullish on the pads, pushed to mid-on, Vettoro oversteps

57.5

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defends close to the pads, gets an inside edge onto his back-pad

57.6

Vettori to Boucher, no run, tries to cut square but is beaten

South Africa 162/5   DL Vettori 10-5-5-0
59.1

Vettori to Boucher, no run, flighted on off and middle, defended back to Vettori

59.2

Vettori to Boucher, no run, tossed up slowly on off and mikddle and Boucher defends quietly

59.3

Vettori to Boucher, no run, pushed in slowly again, defended back to Vettori

59.4

Vettori to Boucher, 2 runs, pushed in flatter and faster, drifts on the pads and Boucher tucks it off the pads past midwicket

59.5

Vettori to Boucher, no run, tossed up outside off, Boucher goes back for the cut but ends up chopping it down to point off the under half of the bat

59.6

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defended back to the bowler

South Africa 168/6   DL Vettori 11-5-7-0
61.1

Vettori to Boucher, no run

61.2

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defended towards the covers

61.3

Vettori to Boucher, 1 run, pushed just wide of midwicket

61.4

Vettori to Nel, no run, flighted outside off and Nel gets forward, defends off the full face of the bat

61.5

Vettori to Nel, no run, keeps him on the front foot as he defends again

61.6

Vettori to Nel, no run, defended on the front foot again

South Africa 179/6   DL Vettori 12-5-8-0
63.1

Vettori to Boucher, no run

63.2

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defended on the front foot back to the bowler

63.3

Vettori to Boucher, 1 run, drifts on the pads, Boucher works it with the line of the ball behind square

63.4

Vettori to Harris, no run, oho! Harris gets down and tries to paddle sweep that one. He misses and the ball nearly strikes him in front of the stumps

63.5

Vettori to Harris, no run, shoulders arms. It was a risky leave as the ball was rather close to shaving the off stump

63.6

Vettori to Harris, no run, tries to work it to the on side, misses

South Africa 183/7   DL Vettori 13-5-9-0
65.1

Vettori to Harris, no run, flighted on off and middle, played back to the bowler

65.2

Vettori to Harris, 1 run, tossed up ever so slowly, Harris gets down, plays a premedated paddle sweep from middle and hits to fine leg

65.3

Vettori to Boucher, no run

65.4

Vettori to Boucher, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, Boucheer gets forward and eases it down to long-on

65.5

Vettori to Harris, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, Harris stays forward and pushes it towards midwicket and sets off

65.6

Vettori to Boucher, no run, close! Boucher gets forward to defend a straighter delivery, the ball clips his front pad and lobs to McCullum who fails to catch the ball. Vettori appeals but the bat was nowhere near the ball

South Africa 194/7   DL Vettori 14-5-12-0
67.1

Vettori to Harris, no run, Dropped: Flighted outside off, Harris rocks back and shapes to cut, he gets a thick outside edge and Fleming at slip spills the chance after one,. two, three....attempts

67.2

Vettori to Harris, OUT, talk about rebounding! Simolar delivery, Harris goes on the backfoot and goes for another fearless cut. The ball jags back in after pitching (could have been the arm ball), the ball deflects off the pad in front of the wicket. It appeared that it was an appeal for a catch as MCCullum collected the ball off a thick deflection

PL Harris lbw b Vettori 3 (18m 15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

67.3

Vettori to Steyn, no run, pushed back to the bowler

67.4

Vettori to Steyn, no run

67.5

Vettori to Steyn, no run

67.6

Vettori to Steyn, no run

South Africa 195/8   DL Vettori 15-6-12-1
69.1

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defended back to the bowler

69.2

Vettori to Boucher, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, tucked to the on side

69.3

Vettori to Steyn, no run, defended back to the bowler

69.4

Vettori to Steyn, no run, defended back to the bowler on the frontfoot

69.5

Vettori to Steyn, 2 runs, flighted outside off and a touch wide, Steyn gets forward, sticks his bat out and glides it with an angled bat past slip and down to third man

69.6

Vettori to Steyn, no run, defended back to the bowler

South Africa 203/8   DL Vettori 16-6-15-1
71.1

Vettori to Boucher, FOUR, tossed in flat outside off, Boucher gets on his knee and slosg sweeps that one along the ground from outside off. The ball rolls to the deep midwicket boundary

71.2

Vettori to Boucher, 2 runs, pushed in on off and middle, Boucher gets down and plays a premeditated paddle sweep down to fine leg

71.3

Vettori to Boucher, no run, defended back to the bowler

71.4

Vettori to Boucher, 2 runs, steps down the track, drives with the turn past point and O'Brien in the deep does well to slide to his right and cut it off just inches off the rope

71.5

Vettori to Boucher, no run, tries to cut, closes the face and plays it to the covers

71.6

Vettori to Boucher, 1 no ball, Oversteps....defended back to the bowler

71.6

Vettori to Boucher, 1 run, drifts in on middle and leg, worked down to long-on

South Africa 218/8   DL Vettori 17-6-25-1
73.1

Vettori to Boucher, no run, flighted on off and middle, defended back to Vettori

73.2

Vettori to Boucher, no run, Boucher takes a few paces down the track, checks his stroke in the end and pushes the ball to long-off

73.3

Vettori to Boucher, OUT, Boucher goes for a heave-ho across the line, gets on his knee and the ball gets a thick top-edge down Papps' throat at point

MV Boucher c Papps b Vettori 43 (118m 93b 5x4 0x6) SR: 46.23

73.4

Vettori to Steyn, no run, plenty of room outside off, tries to cut and misses

73.5

Vettori to Steyn, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, takes a few paces down the track and pushes to long-on

73.6

Vettori to Ntini, no run, Ntini tries to drive towards cover but doesnt time it well. Silly point stops it

South Africa 220/9   DL Vettori 18-6-26-2
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