Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
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    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    8.5 GONE! Pollock strikes, first blood for South Africa, width outside off stump, Gilchrist cuts, gets an edge to Boucher behind the stumps. 36/1
    24.3 RUN OUT! Katich pushes to mid off, de Villiers quickly in from extra-cover dives, makes a good stop and while he is rolling on the ground, throws the ball and hits the stumps at the non stirkers end and runs out Katich, excellent stuff. 99/2
    40.5 GONE! too full to pull, Ponting mistimes the pull high in the air to deep midwicket, Peterson runs backwards and judges the catch well and takes it, wonderful catch. 173/3
    45.5 GONE! low full toss, Martyn cannot get his bat under the ball, mishits to midwicket, where Telemachus takes the catch. 214/4
    49 RUN OUT! bouncer, Lee hooks and misses, Clarke calls him through for a single, Boucher collects the ball and then scores a direct hit, Clarke is short of the crease. 244/6
    48.6 GONE! Hussey perishes, full ball outside off stump, mishits the drive in the air to long off, where Gibbs takes the catch. 243/5
    not out
    6
    3
    7
    1
    0
    200.00
    not out
    4
    3
    5
    0
    0
    133.33
    Extras
    10 (lb 1, nb 3, w 6)
    TOTAL
    254/6 (50 Overs, RR: 5.08)
    Fall of wickets: 1-36 (AC Gilchrist, 8.5 ov), 2-99 (SM Katich, 24.3 ov), 3-173 (RT Ponting, 40.5 ov), 4-214 (DR Martyn, 45.5 ov), 5-243 (MEK Hussey, 48.6 ov), 6-244 (MJ Clarke, 49 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    SM Pollock1014524.5000000
    M Ntini905616.2200000
    R Telemachus805907.3700043
    AJ Hall913914.3300000
    RJ Peterson1013903.9000010
    GC Smith401503.7500010
  • BATSMEN
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    4s
    6s
    SR
    2.2 GONE! first strike for Australia, good ball outside off stump, moves off the seam, Smith pushes at it, gets an edge, Gilchrist behind the stumps takes the catch. 15/1
    15.1 GONE! first ball after drinks, just short of length outside off stump, comes back in, Dippenaar moves back and tries to work it to the on side, misses it, gets hit high on the pad, loud shout, given by Umpire JW Lloyds. 60/3
    10.5 RUN OUT! Dippenaar drives back on the track, Stuart Clark gets his fingers on the ball, ball deflects onto the stumps, Gibbs looks like he is just short of the crease, referred to the third Umpire, given out. 43/2
    43.1 GONE! another wicket goes, Clarke picks up the wicket, tossed up outside off stump, de Villiers goes for the big shot, mishits it high in the air to wide long on, Hogg moves backwards and takes the catch one handed behind him, wonderful effort to take the catch. 192/7
    19.3 GONE! wonderful delivery, just short of length outside off stump, just leaves the batsman, but gets the required edge to Gilchrist behind the stumps, plays away from his body. 68/4
    20.3 OUT! Another wicket goes, banged in short, Kemp pulls, gets a top edge high in the air to fine leg, Bracken runs in and takes a good catch. 69/5
    69
    74
    80
    7
    1
    93.24
    42.2 GONE! what a wicket to get, good ball pitched outside off stump, comes in, Pollock misses the drive and gets bowled. 188/6
    44.2 GONE! another wicket goes, short of length, bit more bounce, Hall pulls, gets a top edge, goes high in the air behind the wicket, Gilchrist takes the catch. 197/8
    44.5 GONE! another wicket goes, makes room and hits the ball, faint edge to Gilchrist, who takes the catch. 199/9
    47.2 GONE! all over, yorker, full on the legs, tries to hit it to the on side, misses it, gets hit on the boot, loud shout, given by the Umpire. 230/10
    not out
    1
    4
    14
    0
    0
    25.00
    Extras
    8 (lb 3, nb 3, w 2)
    TOTAL
    230 all out (47.2 Overs, RR: 4.85)
    Fall of wickets: 1-15 (GC Smith, 2.2 ov), 2-43 (HH Gibbs, 10.5 ov), 3-60 (HH Dippenaar, 15.1 ov), 4-68 (MV Boucher, 19.3 ov), 5-69 (JM Kemp, 20.3 ov), 6-188 (SM Pollock, 42.2 ov), 7-192 (AB de Villiers, 43.1 ov), 8-197 (AJ Hall, 44.2 ov), 9-199 (RJ Peterson, 44.5 ov), 10-230 (R Telemachus, 47.2 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    B Lee924845.3300003
    NW Bracken8.214014.8000020
    SR Clark903213.5500000
    SR Watson1004924.9000000
    MJ Clarke904615.1100000
    GB Hogg201206.0000000

Match Notes

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  • Symonds nears return from injury

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  • Jaques heads for New South Wales

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  • Kallis cleared for Test series

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