Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

MEK Hussey
56(73) 4x4 - 1x6
Control %93%
  • Productive Shot
  • pull/hook on back foot
  • 6 runs
  • 0x4 - 1x6
0 3 2 0 9 1 2 1
GC Smith
119(124) 12x4 - 1x6
Control %72%
  • Productive Shot
  • on side drive on front foot
  • 11 runs
  • 1x4 - 0x6
0 4 4 1 14 2 0 1

Best performances - Bowlers

NW Bracken
O8.0
M1
R27
W1
Eco3.37
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
SM Pollock
O10.0
M1
R23
W3
Eco2.30
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Commentary

South Africa win by 6 wickets and they now lead the 5 match ODI series 1-0.

Man of the Match - Graeme Smith

37.3
4
Clarke to Smith, FOUR runs, there you go! comes down the track and chips it over the man at midwicket, ball races away to the fence
37.2
0
Clarke to Smith, no run, turned away to short fine leg, no room for a single there
37.1
2
Clarke to Smith, 2 runs, 2 5;driven wide of the fielder at midwicket - scores are level!

END OF OVER:
37 | 12 Runs | SA: 201/4

  • JM Kemp24 (38b)
  • GC Smith113 (121b)
  • SR Watson2-0-18-0
  • GB Hogg8-1-30-1
36.6
4
Watson to Kemp, FOUR runs, four more! short of a good length delivery on the middle and leg stump line, Kemp swings across, just like a Japanese fan opening up, and the ball rockets away to the fine leg fence
36.5
1
Watson to Smith, 1 run, bit of width outside the off stump, cut away off the back-foot to the third man region
36.4
2
Watson to Smith, 2 runs, pitched up outside the off stump and Smith drives it through the gap between mid-on and midwicket, Hussey chases it down - just eight more to get now!

Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

MEK Hussey
56(73) 4x4 - 1x6
Control %93%
  • Productive Shot
  • pull/hook on back foot
  • 6 runs
  • 0x4 - 1x6
0 3 2 0 9 1 2 1
GC Smith
119(124) 12x4 - 1x6
Control %72%
  • Productive Shot
  • on side drive on front foot
  • 11 runs
  • 1x4 - 0x6
0 4 4 1 14 2 0 1

Best performances - Bowlers

NW Bracken
O8.0
M1
R27
W1
Eco3.37
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
SM Pollock
O10.0
M1
R23
W3
Eco2.30
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF