ICC World Twenty20 2010

Graeme Smith walks off with the Test mace after defeating Australia by 309 runs in the final Test in Perth
Graeme Smith walks off with the Test mace after defeating Australia by 309 runs in the final Test in Perth © Getty Images
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    Memories and memorabilia

Tour diary: Plenty of sporting history is on display wherever our correspondent heads on the last leg of her Australia tour

    A short, sharp, compelling narrative

Mark Nicholas: You could have argued for a longer series, but Australia and South Africa was close to perfect

    'Everything inside me didn't want to give it away'

It was a decision he took seven years ago that brought Faf du Plessis the heroic status he enjoys in South Africa today. By Firdose Moonda

    A winner as batsman and captain

Numbers Game: Over an international career spanning 17 years, Ricky Ponting stamped his authority as one of Australia's greatest by scoring runs in almost all conditions

    Just how much did Adelaide take out of Australia?

Mark Nicholas: The two teams are evenly matched, but South Africa will struggle to get their balance sorted and Australia their fast bowlers' energy

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South Africa in Australia Test Series, 2012/13

South Africa tour of Australia, Nov-Dec 2012

Test matches

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AB de Villiers on South Africa's target of winning Ricky Ponting's last Test

Ricky Ponting poses with his wife and children after his farewell Test
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Ricky Ponting talks to his daughter
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The South Africans gather for a huddle to celebrate their series win
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Graeme Smith with the ICC Test Championship mace after winning the Perth Test
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Ricky Ponting is carried by David Warner and Michael Clarke after the Perth Test
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The South African team gather for a photograph after their victory against Australia
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Squads

Andrew McDonald (c) Nathan Coulter-Nile
Liam Davis Alex Doolan
John Hastings Moises Henriques
Phillip Hughes Glenn Maxwell
Tim Paine (wk) Rob Quiney
Steven Smith
Tour Results
Australia v South Africa at Perth - Nov 30-Dec 3, 2012
South Africa won by 309 runs
Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Nov 22-26, 2012
Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Brisbane - Nov 9-13, 2012
Match drawn
Australia A v Sth Africans at Sydney - Nov 2-4, 2012
Match drawn
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