Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

GC Smith
115(234) 13x4 - 0x6
Control %88%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 45 runs
  • 2x4 - 0x6
4 0 20 24 25 10 8 24
JH Kallis
113(263) 16x4 - 0x6
Control %90%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 30 runs
  • 3x4 - 0x6
8 4 20 14 21 7 11 28

Best performances - Bowlers

CS Martin
O18
M2
R56
W4
Eco3.11
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
VD Philander
O18
M1
R72
W4
Eco4.00
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

  • SA - 1st
  • NZ - 1st
  • SA - 2nd
  • NZ - 2nd

South Africa - 1st - Innings

34
GC Smith23 (0)
AN Petersen11 (0)
52
HM Amla22 (0)
GC Smith30 (0)
4
JH Kallis0 (0)
HM Amla4 (0)
0
HM Amla0 (0)
AB de Villiers0 (0)
66
JA Rudolph29 (0)
HM Amla36 (0)
5
MV Boucher4 (0)
JA Rudolph1 (0)
18
JA Rudolph8 (0)
DW Steyn9 (0)
35
JA Rudolph13 (0)
VD Philander22 (0)
8
JA Rudolph1 (0)
M Morkel7 (0)
16
Imran Tahir10 (0)
M Morkel6 (0)

New Zealand - 1st - Innings

7
RJ Nicol6 (0)
MJ Guptill1 (0)
34
BB McCullum19 (0)
MJ Guptill15 (0)
65
BB McCullum29 (0)
LRPL Taylor36 (0)
10
LRPL Taylor8 (0)
KS Williamson2 (0)
19
DL Vettori10 (0)
KS Williamson9 (0)
53
DL Vettori36 (0)
CFK van Wyk15 (0)
41
CFK van Wyk21 (0)
DAJ Bracewell20 (0)
0
TG Southee0 (0)
DAJ Bracewell0 (0)
10
TA Boult4 (0)
DAJ Bracewell5 (0)
34
CS Martin5 (0)
TA Boult29 (0)

South Africa - 2nd - Innings

45
GC Smith20 (0)
AN Petersen25 (0)
2
HM Amla2 (0)
GC Smith0 (0)
200
JH Kallis99 (0)
GC Smith95 (0)
36
JH Kallis14 (0)
JA Rudolph21 (0)
70
JA Rudolph37 (0)
AB de Villiers29 (0)
82*
MV Boucher34 (0)
JA Rudolph47 (0)

New Zealand - 2nd - Innings

16
RJ Nicol9 (0)
MJ Guptill6 (0)
39
BB McCullum27 (0)
RJ Nicol10 (0)
82*
BB McCullum31 (0)
LRPL Taylor48 (0)

New Zealand 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st16RJ NicolMJ Guptill
2nd39BB McCullumRJ Nicol
3rd82BB McCullumLRPL Taylor
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