• BATSMEN
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    34.5 5-fer Ntini! good length ball just outside off stump, angled in and straightens, lifts off the wicket, Marshall tries to defend off the front-foot, ball takes the nick and straight to Boucher, 4th 10-wicket match haul for Ntini! 119/8
    2.1 Ntini strikes early! short ball on the off stump, swinging away a bit, Fulton moves back and tries to defend, ball takes the nick and straight to Boucher, excellent start for Proteas! 5/1
    2.3 Great catch and Ntini strikes again! fraction short on the off stump, straightening off the wicket, Mills moves back and plays for the incoming delivery, ball takes the outside edge and goes to first slip, Dippenaar stretches forward towards his right and takes a very good low catch 5/2
    7.2 Three down! good length ball around the off stump, swinging away, Fleming drives off the front-foot and gets the outside edge, straight to Kallis at second slip, Kiwis tumbling here! 17/3
    9.2 Steyn picks one more! fraction short around the off stump, swinging away, batsman moves back and pushes, takes the outside edge and straight to Boucher 23/4
    10.4 Five down! fraction short just outside off stump, angled in, Astle defends off the back-foot and gets the outside edge, straight to de Villiers at third slip 26/5
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    8
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    12.4 Six down and Kiwis sliding here! length ball on the middle stump, angled away and ball keeps a bit low, Oram plays back and misses, ball passes below his bat and strikes the off stump 28/6
    23.1 Steyn provides breakthrough! fraction short around the off stump, shaping away, McCullum moves back and tries to punch, ball takes the outside edge and straight to Dippenaar at first slip 73/7
    35.3 Steyn joins the party as well! short ball outside off stump, Vettori moves back and cuts it, gets the nick and Boucher takes another catch,his 4th catch of the innings. 119/9
    not out
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    35.6 All over! full length ball on the middle stump, swinging away, Martin moves back and tries to play it away onside, has no clue to the outswing, beaten all ends up and ball crashes into the stumps 120/10
    Extras
    8 (lb 2, nb 6)
    TOTAL
    120 all out (36 Overs, 177 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    M Ntini14.035153.6400
    DW Steyn17.044752.7602
    SM Pollock5.012004.0004
    Fall of wickets:1-5 (PG Fulton, 2.1 ov), 2-5 (KD Mills, 2.3 ov), 3-17 (SP Fleming, 7.2 ov), 4-23 (SB Styris, 9.2 ov), 5-26 (NJ Astle, 10.4 ov), 6-28 (JDP Oram, 12.4 ov), 7-73 (BB McCullum, 23.1 ov), 8-119 (HJH Marshall, 34.5 ov), 9-119 (DL Vettori, 35.3 ov), 10-120 (CS Martin, 35.6 ov)

Close of Play

  • Sat, 15 Apr - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 266/8 (N Boje 20*, DW Steyn 8*, 90 ov)
  • Sun, 16 Apr - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 4/0 (GC Smith 3*, HH Gibbs 0*, 1 ov)
  • Mon, 17 Apr - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 280/9 (DW Steyn 5*, M Ntini 0*, 91 ov)
  • Tue, 18 Apr - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 98/7 (HJH Marshall 24*, DL Vettori 18*, 30 ov)
  • Wed, 19 Apr - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 120 (36 ov) - end of match

Match Notes