Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c McMillan b Symcox
    32
    66
    90
    4
    0
    48.48
    c †Richardson b Pollock
    11
    45
    50
    0
    0
    24.44
    b McMillan
    28
    113
    119
    4
    0
    24.77
    lbw b Pollock
    100
    186
    211
    12
    1
    53.76
    b Donald
    85
    199
    279
    9
    0
    42.71
    c & b Adams
    62
    155
    219
    1
    1
    40.00
    c McMillan b Symcox
    12
    39
    42
    1
    0
    30.76
    not out
    46
    130
    152
    2
    0
    35.38
    b Donald
    0
    7
    12
    0
    0
    0.00
    lbw b Pollock
    12
    28
    46
    2
    0
    42.85
    c †Richardson b Donald
    14
    45
    59
    0
    0
    31.11
    Extras
    19 (b 1, lb 12, nb 6)
    TOTAL
    421 all out (167.4 Overs, RR: 2.51)
    Fall of wickets: 1-35 (MA Taylor, 13.2 ov), 2-59 (MTG Elliott, 24.6 ov), 3-103 (GS Blewett, 49.4 ov), 4-219 (ME Waugh, 83.6 ov), 5-317 (SR Waugh, 118.5 ov), 6-337 (MG Bevan, 128.5 ov), 7-354 (RT Ponting, 136.6 ov), 8-357 (PR Reiffel, 139.6 ov), 9-385 (SK Warne, 153.1 ov), 10-421 (GD McGrath, 167.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald30.458132.6400
    SM Pollock3387132.1506
    PL Symcox39910322.6400
    PR Adams3896611.7300
    BM McMillan1855513.0500
    JH Kallis813003.7501
    WJ Cronje10202.0000

Close of Play

  • Fri, 02 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 197/5 (WJ Cronje 56*, SM Pollock 1*, 97 ov)
  • Sat, 03 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 174/3 (ME Waugh 78*, SR Waugh 18*, 67 ov)
  • Sun, 04 Jan - day 3 - Australia 1st innings 392/9 (IA Healy 31*, GD McGrath 3*, 157 ov)
  • Mon, 05 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 113 (53 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

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