Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

SPD Smith
104(112) 7x4 - 0x6
Control %80%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg_glance
  • 26 runs
  • 4x4 - 0x6
6 19 24 6 15 9 7 18
AB de Villiers
91(88) 6x4 - 0x6
Control %86%
  • Productive Shot
  • cover drive
  • 20 runs
  • 2x4 - 0x6
5 6 9 10 25 12 9 15

Best performances - Bowlers

JP Faulkner
O10
M0
R45
W2
Eco4.50
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
1W1W
DW Steyn
O9
M0
R47
W2
Eco5.22
RHB
OFFLEG
1W
1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

South Africa - Innings

28
HM Amla18 (20)
Q de Kock5 (13)
42
F du Plessis25 (33)
Q de Kock12 (25)
7
AB de Villiers3 (5)
F du Plessis3 (4)
122
AB de Villiers74 (60)
DA Miller45 (61)
31
AB de Villiers14 (23)
F Behardien15 (14)
16
R McLaren13 (14)
F Behardien3 (3)
15
RJ Peterson11 (12)
F Behardien4 (5)
1
F Behardien0 (1)
WD Parnell1 (1)
5*
DW Steyn0 (4)
WD Parnell2 (2)

Australia - Innings

8
AJ Finch4 (12)
DA Warner4 (8)
35
SR Watson19 (25)
AJ Finch16 (20)
5
AJ Finch2 (5)
SPD Smith2 (10)
38
GJ Bailey16 (29)
SPD Smith21 (26)
12
SPD Smith9 (5)
GJ Maxwell2 (5)
121
MS Wade52 (59)
SPD Smith61 (62)
48
SPD Smith11 (9)
JP Faulkner34 (19)
1*
JP Faulkner0 (0)
PJ Cummins1 (1)

Manhattan

Run rate graph

Worm

Finally!

1

This is the first time, in seven ODIs, that Australia have beaten South Africa at the MCG.

Pressure Stand

121

The 6th wicket partnership between Smith and Wade - the highest for Australia after losing 5 wickets for 100 or less

Chasing the Improbable

246

The highest target that Australia have achieved after being five down for less than 100 (v NZ, 2002).

Trouble chasing

0

Number of times that Australia have achieved a 250+ target against South Africa in the last 12 years (six attempts).

Bogey Team

2

Instances of De Villiers being dismissed in the 90s versus Australia. His only other such score was against Sri Lanka (2012)

A Pattern

4

Number of caught & bowled dismissals for Maxwell (total 22 wickets). For context, only 4 out of Watson's 164 wickets are caught & bowled

An Elite Club

7000

ODI runs that De Villiers has scored for South Africa (when on 31). He has also scored 150 runs in ODIs for Africa XI

A Crawl

45

Quinton de Kock's strike rate during his innings of 17 from 38-balls; his slowest when he has played 15+ balls in an ODI.