Result
4th ODI (D/N), South Africa tour of Australia [November 2014] at Melbourne, Nov 21 2014
49/50 ov, target 268
268/7
Australia won by 3 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
South Africa Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
Q de Kock c & b Maxwell1738620044.73
HM Amla c Cummins b Coulter-Nile1820233090.00
F du Plessis c †Wade b Cummins2837453075.67
AB de Villiers (c)c Smith b Cummins918811760103.40
DA Miller c Smith b Faulkner4561833073.77
F Behardien run out (Warner)2223542095.65
R McLaren c †Wade b Starc1314122092.85
RJ Peterson  b Faulkner1112120191.66
WD Parnell not out33700100.00
DW Steyn not out045000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 5, w 9)19
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.34)267/8
Did not bat: KJ Abbott 
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Hashim Amla, 5.3 ov), 2-70 (Quinton de Kock, 15.1 ov), 3-77 (Faf du Plessis, 16.4 ov), 4-199 (David Miller, 36.5 ov), 5-230 (AB de Villiers, 42.6 ov), 6-246 (Ryan McLaren, 45.5 ov), 7-261 (Robin Peterson, 48.4 ov), 8-262 (Farhaan Behardien, 48.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MA Starc1004014.00301030
NM Coulter-Nile301615.33112010
PJ Cummins1006126.10349050
GJ Maxwell904314.77232000
SR Watson502505.00111000
JP Faulkner1004524.50271100
SPD Smith302709.0053000
Australia Innings (target: 268 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AJ Finch c du Plessis b Parnell2237592059.45
DA Warner lbw b Abbott48140050.00
SR Watson c †de Kock b McLaren1925312076.00
SPD Smith  b Peterson1041121807092.85
GJ Bailey (c)c †de Kock b Steyn1629350055.17
GJ Maxwell c Amla b Steyn2590040.00
MS Wade c McLaren b Parnell5259964188.13
JP Faulkner not out34193060178.94
PJ Cummins not out11200100.00
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 1, w 6)14
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 5.46)268/7
Did not bat: NM Coulter-Nile, MA Starc 
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (David Warner, 3.2 ov), 2-43 (Shane Watson, 10.5 ov), 3-48 (Aaron Finch, 13.2 ov), 4-86 (George Bailey, 22.3 ov), 5-98 (Glenn Maxwell, 24.1 ov), 6-219 (Matthew Wade, 44.2 ov), 7-267 (Steven Smith, 48.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn904725.22316000
KJ Abbott1004314.30323000
R McLaren1006216.20247010
WD Parnell905225.77223131
RJ Peterson804415.50172010
F Behardien301304.3370010
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia [November 2014] 2014/15
Player Of The Match
Steven Smith
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberODI no. 3549
Season2014/15
Hours of play (local time)14.20 start, First Session 14.20-17.50, Interval 17.50-18.35, Second Session 18.35-22.05
Match days21 November 2014 - day/night match (50-over match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
John Ward
TV Umpire
Nigel Llong
Reserve Umpire
Mick Martell
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
MATCH NOTES
South Africa innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 42 runs, 1 wicket)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.1 overs, 67 mins (67 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: South Africa - 77/3 in 16.4 overs (AB de Villiers 3)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 21.4 overs, 91 mins (130 balls), Extras 13
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (AB de Villiers 26, DA Miller 21, Ex 3)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 30.2 overs, 127 mins (182 balls), Extras 14
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 46 balls, 66 mins (2 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 105 balls (AB de Villiers 63, DA Miller 35, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 185/3 in 35.0 overs (AB de Villiers 68, DA Miller 40)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 31 runs, 1 wicket)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 37.3 overs, 157 mins (225 balls), Extras 14
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 46.6 overs, 199 mins (282 balls), Extras 16
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 267/8 in 50.0 overs (WD Parnell 3, DW Steyn 0)
Australia innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 39 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 14.1 overs, 65 mins (85 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 59/3 in 16.0 overs (SPD Smith 7, GJ Bailey 5)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 24.2 overs, 108 mins (146 balls), Extras 3
  • SPD Smith: 50 off 63 balls, 89 mins (2 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 142/5 in 33.0 overs (SPD Smith 55, MS Wade 20)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (SPD Smith 26, MS Wade 23, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 34.6 overs, 153 mins (210 balls), Extras 5
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 32 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 42.3 overs, 191 mins (255 balls), Extras 6
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 110 balls (SPD Smith 52, MS Wade 49, Ex 3)
  • MS Wade: 50 off 55 balls, 87 mins (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • SPD Smith: 100 off 109 balls, 171 mins (7 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 47.1 overs, 221 mins (284 balls), Extras 13