Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

AB de Villiers
136(106) 11x4 - 2x6
Control %89%
  • Productive Shot
  • cut shot
  • 27 runs
  • 4x4 - 0x6
9 11 7 26 36 19 7 21
F du Plessis
106(98) 11x4 - 1x6
Control %89%
  • Productive Shot
  • pull
  • 25 runs
  • 5x4 - 0x6
1 4 7 5 22 19 20 28

Best performances - Bowlers

Imran Tahir
O10
M0
R45
W2
Eco4.50
RHB
OFFLEG
1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
1W
MA Starc
O8
M0
R62
W2
Eco7.75
RHB
OFFLEG
1W
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
1W

Partnerships

Australia - Innings

92
AJ Finch34 (47)
PJ Hughes51 (63)
23
AJ Finch18 (20)
MR Marsh5 (13)
114
GJ Bailey54 (45)
AJ Finch50 (49)
13
GJ Bailey12 (9)
GJ Maxwell0 (1)
11
SPD Smith2 (3)
GJ Maxwell7 (7)
15
BJ Haddin9 (7)
SPD Smith4 (3)
33
SPD Smith25 (13)
JP Faulkner7 (9)
26*
MG Johnson23 (8)
JP Faulkner3 (4)

South Africa - Innings

44
HM Amla24 (29)
Q de Kock18 (15)
7
F du Plessis5 (7)
Q de Kock1 (3)
206
AB de Villiers102 (83)
F du Plessis101 (91)
71*
JP Duminy33 (29)
AB de Villiers34 (23)

Manhattan

Run rate graph

Worm

A rare occurrence

1

Number of previous occasions when Nos. 3 and 4 have scored 100s against Aus in an ODI (WI v Aus, 1997, Brisbane)

Dropped!

78,85

The scores AB de Villiers was dropped on, by Johnson and Bailey, in successive overs

Strong starters

57

SA's average opening partnership in 2014 - only Australia's openers average more (66)

High totals v SA

5

Number of times Australia have made 300+ in an ODI against South Africa - the most is 6, by Sri Lanka

Top-order stats

5

Number of times that three of Australia's top four have made 50+ scores in an ODI against South Africa

Slowest hundred

111

No. of balls Finch took to reach a hundred today, it was the slowest of his four ODI centuries

Trending

17

No of times in the last 10 years that both Australian openers have hit fifties in the same ODI - twice this year.

Bat up!

50

The average opening stand between Finch and Hughes has just touched 50, in their 10th innings

  • Captain fires in rare 300-plus chase

    Stats highlights from Harare where South Africa comfortably chased down a target of 328 against Australia

  • Bailey defends Lyon exclusion

    George Bailey, Australia's stand-in captain, defended his team's decision to leave Nathan Lyon out of their playing XI against South Africa, insisting that the offspinner's absence "didn't turn the match"

  • 'Want to make No. 3 my own' - Du Plessis

    Faf du Plessis, who scored his maiden ODI ton, said he was looking forward to make more hundreds in his new role at No. 3

  • No broken windows in run-fest

    Plays of the day from the tri-series match between Australia and South Africa in Harare

  • Clinical South Africa gun down 327

    Just two days after posting the highest total at Harare Sports Club, 350 against Zimbabwe, Australia's line-up were at it again, against a much stronger pack