Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Richardson b Klusener
    6
    55
    33
    0
    0
    18.18
    c Kirsten b McMillan
    20
    98
    78
    1
    0
    25.64
    st †Richardson b Symcox
    26
    156
    114
    1
    0
    22.80
    c †Richardson b Donald
    0
    21
    18
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Cullinan b Donald
    96
    264
    188
    9
    0
    51.06
    b Symcox
    105
    269
    208
    14
    0
    50.48
    b Donald
    16
    28
    25
    2
    0
    64.00
    b Symcox
    27
    77
    54
    2
    0
    50.00
    c & b Pollock
    1
    11
    8
    0
    0
    12.50
    c Bacher b Symcox
    0
    8
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    not out
    0
    5
    5
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    12 (b 1, lb 6, nb 5)
    TOTAL
    309 all out (121.2 Overs, RR: 2.54, 500 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-18 (MTG Elliott, 13.2 ov), 2-42 (MA Taylor, 22.5 ov), 3-44 (ME Waugh, 28.3 ov), 4-77 (GS Blewett, 51.3 ov), 5-222 (SR Waugh, 94.3 ov), 6-250 (IA Healy, 100.6 ov), 7-302 (RT Ponting, 117.4 ov), 8-309 (PR Reiffel, 119.5 ov), 9-309 (SK Warne, 120.1 ov), 10-309 (MS Kasprowicz, 121.2 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald2967432.5502
    SM Pollock2867612.7102
    L Klusener1934812.5202
    BM McMillan1031911.9000
    PL Symcox27.246942.5200
    JH Kallis42501.2500
    WJ Cronje421102.7500
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Healy b Kasprowicz
    3
    53
    35
    0
    0
    8.57
    c †Healy b ME Waugh
    83
    323
    256
    7
    0
    32.42
    c †Healy b McGrath
    15
    77
    57
    1
    0
    26.31
    run out (Ponting)
    5
    39
    29
    0
    0
    17.24
    c Blewett b Warne
    0
    3
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Healy b Kasprowicz
    48
    227
    189
    2
    0
    25.39
    lbw b Warne
    7
    28
    25
    1
    0
    28.00
    lbw b ME Waugh
    1
    10
    9
    0
    0
    11.11
    lbw b Warne
    11
    47
    35
    1
    0
    31.42
    b Kasprowicz
    4
    12
    9
    1
    0
    44.44
    not out
    0
    4
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    9 (lb 2, nb 6, w 1)
    TOTAL
    186 all out (106.5 Overs, RR: 1.74, 416 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-28 (AM Bacher, 12.3 ov), 2-62 (JH Kallis, 32.2 ov), 3-75 (DJ Cullinan, 40.6 ov), 4-76 (WJ Cronje, 41.5 ov), 5-138 (G Kirsten, 81.4 ov), 6-155 (SM Pollock, 90.4 ov), 7-158 (DJ Richardson, 93.5 ov), 8-182 (BM McMillan, 104.2 ov), 9-182 (L Klusener, 105.3 ov), 10-186 (PL Symcox, 106.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    GD McGrath1792011.1700
    PR Reiffel1453202.2802
    MS Kasprowicz13.532832.0202
    SK Warne42156431.5212
    ME Waugh1882821.5500
    SR Waugh201206.0000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Cullinan b Symcox
    59
    248
    195
    4
    0
    30.25
    lbw b Donald
    1
    28
    19
    0
    0
    5.26
    c McMillan b Donald
    6
    10
    7
    0
    0
    85.71
    b Donald
    1
    15
    12
    0
    0
    8.33
    c †Richardson b Pollock
    17
    43
    27
    2
    0
    62.96
    c & b Pollock
    32
    113
    84
    2
    0
    38.09
    b Donald
    4
    39
    17
    0
    0
    23.52
    not out
    79
    154
    115
    6
    0
    68.69
    c Symcox b Donald
    10
    19
    16
    2
    0
    62.50
    c Kirsten b Donald
    19
    62
    43
    2
    0
    44.18
    c McMillan b Pollock
    18
    66
    47
    0
    0
    38.29
    Extras
    11 (b 4, lb 3, nb 4)
    TOTAL
    257 all out (96.2 Overs, RR: 2.66, 403 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-4 (MTG Elliott, 6.1 ov), 2-10 (GS Blewett, 8.3 ov), 3-12 (ME Waugh, 12.5 ov), 4-44 (SR Waugh, 22.2 ov), 5-106 (RT Ponting, 50.4 ov), 6-128 (MA Taylor, 59.3 ov), 7-128 (IA Healy, 60.1 ov), 8-146 (SK Warne, 64.4 ov), 9-208 (MS Kasprowicz, 80.4 ov), 10-257 (GD McGrath, 96.2 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald2785962.1803
    SM Pollock21.255632.6201
    PL Symcox3599012.5700
    BM McMillan20603.0000
    L Klusener922803.1100
    WJ Cronje201105.5000

Close of Play

  • Fri, 26 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 206/4 (SR Waugh 87*, RT Ponting 56*, 90 ov)
  • Sat, 27 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 94/4 (G Kirsten 61*, BM McMillan 6*, 56 ov)
  • Sun, 28 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 67/4 (MA Taylor 30*, RT Ponting 8*, 37 ov)
  • Mon, 29 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 79/1 (AM Bacher 34*, JH Kallis 40*, 30 ov)
  • Tue, 30 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 273/7 (122 ov) - end of match

Match Notes