• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Ponting b McGrath
    0
    6
    4
    0
    0
    0.00
    b McGrath
    14
    43
    59
    3
    0
    32.55
    c ME Waugh b McGrath
    92
    175
    258
    14
    0
    52.57
    c †Gilchrist b McGrath
    4
    11
    12
    0
    0
    36.36
    c Hayden b Warne
    0
    9
    16
    0
    0
    0.00
    c ME Waugh b Warne
    18
    50
    63
    2
    0
    36.00
    c Gillespie b Lee
    33
    26
    37
    5
    2
    126.92
    b Lee
    0
    2
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Langer b McGrath
    7
    27
    35
    0
    0
    25.92
    c sub (DS Lehmann) b Gillespie
    10
    45
    60
    1
    0
    22.22
    not out
    2
    20
    28
    0
    0
    10.00
    Extras
    10 (b 4, nb 6)
    TOTAL
    190 all out (68 Overs, RR: 2.79, 291 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-0 (GC Smith, 0.6 ov), 2-35 (JA Rudolph, 13.2 ov), 3-40 (DJ Cullinan, 15.5 ov), 4-66 (DM Benkenstein, 19.2 ov), 5-114 (AJ Hall, 35.5 ov), 6-162 (GH Bodi, 44.4 ov), 7-162 (TL Tsolekile, 44.6 ov), 8-175 (CW Henderson, 53.5 ov), 9-184 (AG Prince, 61.3 ov), 10-190 (CK Langeveldt, 67.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    GD McGrath1591751.1301
    JN Gillespie1764412.5800
    B Lee1525523.6603
    SK Warne1625923.6802
    ME Waugh10404.0000
    DR Martyn42701.7500

Close of Play

  • Sun, 17 Feb - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 218/3 (RT Ponting 93*, SR Waugh 18*, 60 ov)
  • Mon, 18 Feb - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 351/8 (SR Waugh 91*, JN Gillespie 4*, 96 ov)
  • Tue, 19 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 95/3 (27 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Australia have better of draw against SA 'A'

    With very little at stake and no prospect whatsoever of a result, Australia and the South African `A' team played out a draw in desultory fashion in Potchefstroom on Tuesday

  • Rain in Potchefstroom keeps Steve Waugh waiting

    Australia's tour of South Africa squelched soggily to a halt in Potchefstroom on Monday with only 36 overs play possible on the second day of the three-day match against South Africa `A'

  • Ponting sparkles before the rain in Potchefstroom

    A few minutes into the tea interval at the North West Stadium on Sunday, just as the clouds above Potchefstroom started to look really threatening, a chirpy public address announcer declared that there was no need to worry, she'd phoned the weather