Australia tour of South Africa, 2005/06 / Scorecard

Australia in South Africa Test Series - 1st Test

South Africa v Australia

Australia won by 7 wickets

South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c †Gilchrist b Clark 19 75 58 2 0 32.75
View dismissal AB de Villiers b Kasprowicz 8 39 29 1 0 27.58
View dismissal HH Gibbs b Clark 18 71 46 3 0 39.13
View dismissal JH Kallis c Hayden b Clark 6 10 12 0 0 50.00
View dismissal AG Prince c Hayden b Lee 17 105 67 1 0 25.37
View dismissal JA Rudolph c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz 10 15 14 2 0 71.42
View dismissal MV Boucher c †Gilchrist b Clark 16 29 23 3 0 69.56
View dismissal AJ Hall c Hayden b Lee 24 73 55 3 0 43.63
View dismissal N Boje lbw b Clark 31 60 48 5 0 64.58
View dismissal A Nel lbw b Lee 18 50 31 1 1 58.06
M Ntini not out 17 25 15 1 1 113.33
Extras (lb 6, nb 15) 21
Total (all out; 63.5 overs; 280 mins) 205 (3.21 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-24 (de Villiers, 9.3 ov), 2-42 (Smith, 17.3 ov), 3-48 (Kallis, 19.5 ov), 4-61 (Gibbs, 25.3 ov), 5-76 (Rudolph, 28.2 ov), 6-104 (Boucher, 35.2 ov), 7-124 (Prince, 43.3 ov), 8-148 (Hall, 51.6 ov), 9-173 (Boje, 57.5 ov), 10-205 (Nel, 63.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets B Lee 14.5 2 37 3 2.49 (1nb)
View wickets MS Kasprowicz 13 0 44 2 3.38 (10nb)
A Symonds 10 2 22 0 2.20 (2nb)
View wickets SR Clark 17 3 55 5 3.23 (1nb)
SK Warne 9 0 41 0 4.55 (1nb)
Australia 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JL Langer lbw b Nel 16 40 31 3 0 51.61
View dismissal ML Hayden c Rudolph b Ntini 94 236 173 14 1 54.33
View dismissal RT Ponting* c Hall b Kallis 74 178 112 8 1 66.07
View dismissal DR Martyn c †Boucher b Kallis 22 81 59 3 0 37.28
View dismissal MEK Hussey c †Boucher b Hall 6 32 23 0 0 26.08
View dismissal A Symonds c Nel b Boje 55 82 47 3 4 117.02
View dismissal AC Gilchrist c Smith b Kallis 12 20 19 1 0 63.15
View dismissal SK Warne c de Villiers b Boje 7 30 18 1 0 38.88
View dismissal B Lee c Gibbs b Ntini 0 6 3 0 0 0.00
MS Kasprowicz not out 6 28 20 0 0 30.00
View dismissal SR Clark c Gibbs b Nel 8 23 19 0 0 42.10
Extras (lb 7, w 1) 8
Total (all out; 87.2 overs; 389 mins) 308 (3.52 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-21 (Langer, 9.5 ov), 2-175 (Ponting, 50.3 ov), 3-192 (Hayden, 54.5 ov), 4-214 (Hussey, 61.6 ov), 5-236 (Martyn, 70.2 ov), 6-272 (Gilchrist, 74.6 ov), 7-294 (Symonds, 79.3 ov), 8-294 (Lee, 80.3 ov), 9-296 (Warne, 81.2 ov), 10-308 (Clark, 87.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets M Ntini 21 2 76 2 3.61
View wickets A Nel 22.2 6 45 2 2.01
View wicket AJ Hall 16 2 66 1 4.12
View wickets N Boje 16 4 63 2 3.93
View wickets JH Kallis 12 0 51 3 4.25 (1w)
South Africa 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AB de Villiers c †Gilchrist b Lee 7 18 12 1 0 58.33
View dismissal GC Smith* lbw b Warne 16 63 34 2 0 47.05
View dismissal HH Gibbs b Lee 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal JH Kallis c †Gilchrist b Clark 36 86 50 5 0 72.00
View dismissal AG Prince c †Gilchrist b Clark 27 89 64 3 0 42.18
View dismissal JA Rudolph b Warne 41 146 112 6 0 36.60
View dismissal MV Boucher c Langer b Kasprowicz 2 33 21 0 0 9.52
AJ Hall not out 34 105 69 4 0 49.27
View dismissal N Boje c & b Clark 14 18 15 3 0 93.33
View dismissal A Nel b Clark 4 4 5 1 0 80.00
View dismissal M Ntini c Kasprowicz b Warne 6 13 6 1 0 100.00
Extras (w 3, nb 7) 10
Total (all out; 63.5 overs; 291 mins) 197 (3.08 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-20 (de Villiers, 4.2 ov), 2-20 (Gibbs, 4.4 ov), 3-37 (Smith, 11.3 ov), 4-75 (Kallis, 21.3 ov), 5-92 (Prince, 31.4 ov), 6-108 (Boucher, 38.5 ov), 7-158 (Rudolph, 55.6 ov), 8-179 (Boje, 60.1 ov), 9-183 (Nel, 60.6 ov), 10-197 (Ntini, 63.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets B Lee 17 5 47 2 2.76 (2nb, 1w)
View wicket MS Kasprowicz 12 0 39 1 3.25 (3nb)
View wickets SR Clark 16 7 34 4 2.12 (2w)
View wickets SK Warne 18.5 1 77 3 4.08 (2nb)
Australia 2nd innings (target: 95 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JL Langer b Ntini 34 91 56 4 0 60.71
View dismissal ML Hayden c Gibbs b Ntini 32 87 70 4 0 45.71
View dismissal RT Ponting* lbw b Ntini 1 13 4 0 0 25.00
DR Martyn not out 9 30 13 0 0 69.23
MEK Hussey not out 14 23 20 1 0 70.00
Extras (lb 5) 5
Total (3 wickets; 27.1 overs; 125 mins) 95 (3.49 runs per over)
Did not bat A Symonds, AC Gilchrist, SK Warne, B Lee, MS Kasprowicz, SR Clark
Fall of wickets 1-71 (Hayden, 20.3 ov), 2-71 (Langer, 20.6 ov), 3-76 (Ponting, 22.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
A Nel 7 1 25 0 3.57
View wickets M Ntini 10 3 28 3 2.80
AJ Hall 5 1 16 0 3.20
N Boje 5.1 1 21 0 4.06
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 3-match series 1-0
Test debut SR Clark (Australia)
Player of the match SR Clark (Australia)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and BR Doctrove (West Indies)
TV umpire KH Hurter
Match referee BC Broad (England)
Close of play
Thu, 16 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 63/1 (ML Hayden 22*, RT Ponting 20*, 23 ov)
Fri, 17 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 70/3 (JH Kallis 31*, AG Prince 14*, 20 ov)
Sat, 18 Mar - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 95/3 (27.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • South African 1st Innings
  • 50 up in 92 mins off 132 balls including 4 fours
  • 100 up in 152 mins off 221 balls including 11 fours
  • 150 up in 231 mins off 328 balls including 18 fours
  • SR Clark achieved a fifer on debut
  • Australian 1st Innings
  • Official Attendance: 6,978
  • 50 up in 86 mins off 117 balls including 7 fours
  • ML Hayden passed 7000 Test runs
  • 2nd Wicket 50 Partnership in 75 mins off 103 balls including 5 fours (Hayden 18, Ponting 28)
  • 100 up in 148 mins off 210 balls including 14 fours
  • ML Hayden 50 in 162 mins off 117 balls including 8 fours
  • 2nd Wicket 100 Partnership in 127 mins off 174 balls including 11 fours and a six (Hayden 47, Ponting 47
  • RT Ponting 50 in 129 mins off 86 balls including 5 fours and a six
  • 150 up in 199 mins off 275 balls including 19 fours and a six
  • 2nd Wicket 150 Partnership in 171 mins off 234 balls including 18 fours and 2 sixes (Hayden 73, Ponting 73)
  • 200 up in 242 mins off 337 balls including 27 fours and 2 sixes
  • 250 up in 324 mins off 439 balls including 31 fours and 2 sixes
  • A Symonds 50 in 82 mins off 46 balls including 3 fours and 4 sixes
  • 300 up in 371 mins off 504 balls including 33 fours and 6 sixes
  • New ball taken at 84.0
  • Official Attendance: 8,172
  • South African 2nd Innings
  • 50 up in 78 mins off 90 balls including 6 fours
  • 100 up in 173 mins off 215 balls including 14 fours
  • 150 up in 248 mins off 335 balls including 20 fours
  • 6th Wicket 50 Partnership in 67 mins off 108 balls including 5 fours (Rudolph 24, Hall 20)
  • Australian 2nd Innings
  • Official Attendance: 12,779
  • 50 up in 63 mins off 86 balls including 6 fours
 
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Mar 18, 2006

Justin Langer chops the ball back onto his stumps, 
South Africa v Australia , 1st Test, Cape Town, 3rd day, March 18 2006

Justin Langer chops the ball back onto his stumps

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Mar 18, 2006

Mike Hussey and Damien Martyn are delighted after beating South Africa in the first Test, South Africa v Australia, 1st Test, Cape Town, March 18, 2006

Mike Hussey and Damien Martyn are delighted after beating South Africa in the first Test

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