Australia tour of South Africa, 2008/09 / Fall of wickets and partnerships

Australia in South Africa Test Series - 1st Test

South Africa v Australia

Australia won by 162 runs

Partnerships - South Africa 1st innings
Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1st 1 0.5 1.20 GC Smith (0) ND McKenzie (1) - 1/1 (0.5)
2nd 1 0.3 2.00 HM Amla (1) ND McKenzie (0) 1/1 (0.5) 2/2 (1.2)
3rd 47 15.5 2.96 JH Kallis (27) ND McKenzie (14) 2/2 (1.2) 3/49 (17.1)
4th 44 23.4 1.85 ND McKenzie (21) AB de Villiers (20) 3/49 (17.1) 4/93 (40.5)
5th 45 16.3 2.72 JP Duminy (17) AB de Villiers (27) 4/93 (40.5) 5/138 (57.2)
6th 0 0.3 0.00 MV Boucher (0) AB de Villiers (0) 5/138 (57.2) 6/138 (57.5)
7th 16 6.0 2.66 M Morkel (2) AB de Villiers (14) 6/138 (57.5) 7/154 (63.5)
8th 2 1.1 1.71 PL Harris (1) AB de Villiers (1) 7/154 (63.5) 8/156 (64.6)
9th 52 14.4 3.54 DW Steyn (17) AB de Villiers (31) 8/156 (64.6) 9/208 (79.4)
10th 12 1.3 8.00 M Ntini (1) AB de Villiers (11) 9/208 (79.4) 10/220 (81.1)
Highest partnerships in the match
Inns Wkt Runs Overs RR Player Player Start End
1 8th 117 36.1 3.23 MJ North (54) MG Johnson (56) 7/296 (84.4) 8/413 (120.5)
1 6th 113 34.1 3.30 BJ Haddin (63) MJ North (49) 5/182 (49.4) 6/295 (83.5)
1 4th 113 26.2 4.29 RT Ponting (57) MJ Clarke (54) 3/38 (14.6) 4/151 (41.2)
4 3rd 76 28.2 2.68 HM Amla (36) JH Kallis (40) 2/130 (41.1) 3/206 (69.3)
4 1st 76 27.3 2.76 ND McKenzie (35) GC Smith (39) - 1/76 (27.3)
3 2nd 61 15.2 3.97 RT Ponting (25) PJ Hughes (30) 1/38 (11.3) 2/99 (26.5)
4 2nd 54 13.4 3.95 GC Smith (30) HM Amla (21) 1/76 (27.3) 2/130 (41.1)
1 9th 53 4.4 11.35 PM Siddle (9) MG Johnson (40) 8/413 (120.5) 9/466 (125.3)
2 9th 52 14.4 3.54 DW Steyn (17) AB de Villiers (31) 8/156 (64.6) 9/208 (79.4)
2 3rd 47 15.5 2.96 JH Kallis (27) ND McKenzie (14) 2/2 (1.2) 3/49 (17.1)
2 5th 45 16.3 2.72 JP Duminy (17) AB de Villiers (27) 4/93 (40.5) 5/138 (57.2)
2 4th 44 23.4 1.85 ND McKenzie (21) AB de Villiers (20) 3/49 (17.1) 4/93 (40.5)
4 6th 39 21.0 1.85 JP Duminy (17) MV Boucher (17) 5/229 (82.6) 6/268 (103.6)
3 1st 38 11.3 3.30 SM Katich (10) PJ Hughes (26) - 1/38 (11.3)
3 6th 34 6.4 5.10 PJ Hughes (19) BJ Haddin (15) 5/104 (28.5) 6/138 (35.3)
3 10th 33 5.2 6.18 BW Hilfenhaus (16) PM Siddle (16) 9/174 (48.2) 10/207 (53.4)
1 5th 31 8.2 3.72 MJ Clarke (14) MJ North (13) 4/151 (41.2) 5/182 (49.4)
3 9th 27 7.4 3.52 BJ Haddin (21) PM Siddle (6) 8/147 (40.4) 9/174 (48.2)
1 3rd 20 6.1 3.24 MEK Hussey (4) RT Ponting (14) 2/18 (8.5) 3/38 (14.6)
4 5th 18 10.2 1.74 JH Kallis (4) JP Duminy (12) 4/211 (72.4) 5/229 (82.6)
1 2nd 18 8.1 2.20 SM Katich (3) RT Ponting (12) 1/0 (0.4) 2/18 (8.5)
2 7th 16 6.0 2.66 M Morkel (2) AB de Villiers (14) 6/138 (57.5) 7/154 (63.5)
4 8th 12 5.5 2.05 MV Boucher (5) PL Harris (7) 7/272 (109.1) 8/284 (114.6)
2 10th 12 1.3 8.00 M Ntini (1) AB de Villiers (11) 9/208 (79.4) 10/220 (81.1)
3 7th 7 2.4 2.62 AB McDonald (7) BJ Haddin (0) 6/138 (35.3) 7/145 (38.1)
4 9th 5 4.0 1.25 PL Harris (1) DW Steyn (4) 8/284 (114.6) 9/289 (118.6)
4 4th 5 3.1 1.57 AB de Villiers (3) JH Kallis (1) 3/206 (69.3) 4/211 (72.4)
3 5th 5 1.3 3.33 MJ North (5) PJ Hughes (0) 4/99 (27.2) 5/104 (28.5)
4 7th 4 5.1 0.77 M Morkel (2) MV Boucher (2) 6/268 (103.6) 7/272 (109.1)
4 10th 2 0.2 6.00 DW Steyn (2) M Ntini (0) 9/289 (118.6) 10/291 (119.2)
3 8th 2 2.3 0.80 MG Johnson (1) BJ Haddin (1) 7/145 (38.1) 8/147 (40.4)
2 8th 2 1.1 1.71 PL Harris (1) AB de Villiers (1) 7/154 (63.5) 8/156 (64.6)
2 2nd 1 0.3 2.00 HM Amla (1) ND McKenzie (0) 1/1 (0.5) 2/2 (1.2)
2 1st 1 0.5 1.20 GC Smith (0) ND McKenzie (1) - 1/1 (0.5)
1 7th 1 0.5 1.20 AB McDonald (0) MJ North (1) 6/295 (83.5) 7/296 (84.4)
3 4th 0 0.2 0.00 MJ Clarke (0) PJ Hughes (0) 3/99 (26.6) 4/99 (27.2)
3 3rd 0 0.1 0.00 MEK Hussey (0) PJ Hughes (0) 2/99 (26.5) 3/99 (26.6)
2 6th 0 0.3 0.00 MV Boucher (0) AB de Villiers (0) 5/138 (57.2) 6/138 (57.5)
1 10th 0 0.1 0.00 BW Hilfenhaus (0) MG Johnson (0) 9/466 (125.3) 10/466 (125.4)
1 1st 0 0.4 0.00 PJ Hughes (0) SM Katich (0) - 1/0 (0.4)
Series Results
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town - Mar 19-22, 2009
South Africa won by an innings and 20 runs
South Africa v Australia at Durban - Mar 6-10, 2009
Australia won by 175 runs
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Feb 26-Mar 2, 2009
Australia won by 162 runs
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Mar 2, 2009

Dale Steyn congratulates Mitchell Johnson on Australia's victory, South Africa v Australia, 1st Test, Johannesburg, 5th day, March 2, 2009

Dale Steyn congratulates Mitchell Johnson on Australia's victory

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Mar 2, 2009

Mitchell Johnson with his Man-of-the-Match award, South Africa v Australia, 1st Test, Johannesburg, 5th day, March 2, 2009

Mitchell Johnson with his Man-of-the-Match award

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