Result
2nd Test, Adelaide, Nov 22-26 2012, South Africa tour of Australia
550 & 267/8d
(148 ov, target 430)
388 & 248/8
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DA Warner c Smith b Morkel119112176164106.25
EJM Cowan c & b Kallis1029441034.48
RJ Quiney c Smith b Morkel089000.00
RT Ponting  b Kallis43610133.33
MJ Clarke (c) b Morkel23025734540189.49
MEK Hussey  b Steyn1031372099475.18
MS Wade c †de Villiers b Morkel628411021.42
PM Siddle c Smith b Kleinveldt621301028.57
JL Pattinson c Smith b Steyn42355342120.00
BW Hilfenhaus c Kleinveldt b Morkel087000.00
NM Lyon not out717341041.17
Extras(lb 11, nb 11, w 1)23
TOTAL(107.2 Ov, RR: 5.12, 481 Mts)550
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Ed Cowan, 10.3 ov), 2-44 (Rob Quiney, 11.6 ov), 3-55 (Ricky Ponting, 12.6 ov), 4-210 (David Warner, 37.2 ov), 5-482 (Michael Hussey, 86.5 ov), 6-494 (Michael Clarke, 91.4 ov), 7-501 (Matthew Wade, 95.6 ov), 8-503 (Peter Siddle, 98.2 ov), 9-504 (Ben Hilfenhaus, 99.6 ov), 10-550 (James Pattinson, 107.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn23.447923.3300
M Morkel30514654.8600
JH Kallis3.311925.4200
RK Kleinveldt20.148114.0116
Imran Tahir23018007.8205
F du Plessis703404.8500
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)c †Wade b Siddle12224429514050.00
AN Petersen run out (Hussey)541121597048.21
HM Amla st †Wade b Warner1126482042.30
JA Rudolph c Quiney b Lyon2964783045.31
AB de Villiers lbw b Siddle11520006.66
F du Plessis c Clarke b Hilfenhaus7815920513149.05
DW Steyn c Ponting b Hilfenhaus11526006.66
RK Kleinveldt  b Hilfenhaus058000.00
JH Kallis c †Wade b Clarke589310910162.36
M Morkel  b Lyon69131066.66
Imran Tahir not out1011281090.90
Extras(b 7, lb 2, nb 6, w 3)18
TOTAL(124.3 Ov, RR: 3.11, 502 Mts)388
Fall of wickets: 1-138 (Alviro Petersen, 41.2 ov), 2-169 (Hashim Amla, 50.5 ov), 3-233 (Jacques Rudolph, 73.1 ov), 4-233 (Graeme Smith, 74.2 ov), 5-240 (AB de Villiers, 76.6 ov), 6-246 (Dale Steyn, 82.4 ov), 7-250 (Rory Kleinveldt, 84.3 ov), 8-343 (Jacques Kallis, 114.5 ov), 9-352 (Morne Morkel, 117.5 ov), 10-388 (Faf du Plessis, 124.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
BW Hilfenhaus19.364932.5100
JL Pattinson9.104104.4714
NM Lyon4479122.0600
PM Siddle30.5613024.2102
MJ Clarke712213.1400
MEK Hussey10707.0020
DA Warner502715.4000
RJ Quiney831201.5000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EJM Cowan  b Kleinveldt2950966058.00
DA Warner c du Plessis b Kleinveldt4160766068.33
RJ Quiney c †de Villiers b Kleinveldt022000.00
RT Ponting  b Steyn1634403047.05
MJ Clarke (c)lbw b Steyn38611203162.29
PM Siddle c †de Villiers b Morkel11618006.25
MEK Hussey c Steyn b Morkel54951277056.84
MS Wade c †de Villiers b Morkel1850731036.00
JL Pattinson not out2942586069.04
BW Hilfenhaus not out1819294094.73
Extras(b 4, lb 10, nb 9)23
TOTAL(70 Ov, RR: 3.81, 325 Mts)267/8d
Did not bat: NM Lyon 
Fall of wickets: 1-77 (David Warner, 16.1 ov), 2-77 (Rob Quiney, 16.3 ov), 3-91 (Ed Cowan, 20.6 ov), 4-98 (Ricky Ponting, 26.2 ov), 5-103 (Peter Siddle, 29.6 ov), 6-173 (Michael Clarke, 47.1 ov), 7-206 (Michael Hussey, 57.2 ov), 8-220 (Matthew Wade, 63.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn1755022.9401
M Morkel1945032.6301
Imran Tahir1418005.7102
RK Kleinveldt1926533.4205
F du Plessis10808.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 430 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Petersen  b Siddle2462823038.70
GC Smith (c)c Ponting b Hilfenhaus024000.00
HM Amla c Clarke b Lyon1728384060.71
JA Rudolph c Cowan b Lyon33430008.82
AB de Villiers  b Siddle332202460015.00
F du Plessis not out11037646614029.25
JH Kallis c Cowan b Lyon461101496041.81
DW Steyn c Quiney b Siddle02837000.00
RK Kleinveldt  b Siddle317230017.64
M Morkel not out812142066.66
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)4
TOTAL(148 Ov, RR: 1.67, 549 Mts)248/8
Did not bat: Imran Tahir 
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Graeme Smith, 0.6 ov), 2-36 (Hashim Amla, 11.3 ov), 3-45 (Jacques Rudolph, 19.5 ov), 4-45 (Alviro Petersen, 20.6 ov), 5-134 (AB de Villiers, 88.6 ov), 6-233 (Jacques Kallis, 128.1 ov), 7-234 (Dale Steyn, 137.5 ov), 8-240 (Rory Kleinveldt, 143.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
BW Hilfenhaus34166511.9100
PM Siddle33156541.9601
MJ Clarke1853401.8800
NM Lyon50314930.9800
DA Warner602904.8300
RJ Quiney63400.6610
RT Ponting11000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
Faf du Plessis
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 2061
Season2012/13
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days22,23,24,25,26 November 2012 (5-day match)
Test debut
Faf du Plessis
Umpires
Richard Kettleborough
Billy Bowden
TV Umpire
Asad Rauf
Reserve Umpire
John Ward
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 22 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 482/5 (MJ Clarke 224*, 86.5 ov)
Fri, 23 Nov - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 217/2 (GC Smith 111*, JA Rudolph 25*, 67 ov)
Sat, 24 Nov - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 111/5 (MJ Clarke 9*, MEK Hussey 5*, 32 ov)
Sun, 25 Nov - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 77/4 (AB de Villiers 12*, F du Plessis 19*, 50 ov)
Mon, 26 Nov - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 248/8 (148 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 265 balls (AB de Villiers 17, F du Plessis 33, Ex 1)
  • Over 65.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - F du Plessis (Upheld)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 65.4 overs (395 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 101/4 in 67.0 overs (AB de Villiers 18, F du Plessis 37)
  • Over 67.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - F du Plessis (Upheld)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 122/4 after 80.1 overs (AB de Villiers 29, F du Plessis 47)
  • Over 83.5: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 126/4 in 85.0 overs (AB de Villiers 31, F du Plessis 49)
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 181 balls (6 x 4)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 94.5 overs (570 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 171/5 in 100.0 overs (F du Plessis 76, JH Kallis 16)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (F du Plessis 28, JH Kallis 22, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 114.1 overs (686 balls), Extras 3
  • Tea: South Africa - 212/5 in 117.0 overs (F du Plessis 94, JH Kallis 38)
  • F du Plessis: 100 off 310 balls (13 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 233/6 in 131.0 overs (F du Plessis 106, DW Steyn 0)
Day 4
  • Australia: 150 runs in 42.2 overs (259 balls), Extras 13
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 80 balls (MJ Clarke 16, MEK Hussey 31, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: Australia - 154/5 in 44.0 overs (MJ Clarke 22, MEK Hussey 32)
  • Over 47.1: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - MJ Clarke (Struck down)
  • Over 50.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - MS Wade (Struck down)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 54.1 overs (331 balls), Extras 14
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 81 balls (7 x 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 206/7 in 58.0 overs (MS Wade 13, JL Pattinson 0)
  • Over 62.6: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - JL Pattinson (Upheld)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 67.1 overs (412 balls), Extras 23
  • Innings Break: Australia - 267/8 in 70.0 overs (JL Pattinson 29, BW Hilfenhaus 18)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Over 11.5: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - JA Rudolph (Struck down)
  • Tea: South Africa - 40/2 in 13.0 overs (AN Petersen 20, JA Rudolph 2)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 23.5 overs (144 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: South Africa - 67/4 in 35.0 overs (AB de Villiers 8, F du Plessis 13)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 77/4 in 50.0 overs (AB de Villiers 12, F du Plessis 19)
Day 3
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (GC Smith 28, JA Rudolph 25, Ex 0)
  • Over 74.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - GC Smith (Struck down)
  • Over 76.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 241/5 after 80.1 overs (F du Plessis 7, DW Steyn 0)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 245/5 in 81.0 overs (F du Plessis 11, DW Steyn 0)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 83.5 overs (508 balls), Extras 17
  • Lunch: South Africa - 273/7 in 95.0 overs (F du Plessis 26, JH Kallis 11)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 100.6 overs (612 balls), Extras 18
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 100 balls (F du Plessis 19, JH Kallis 30, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 331/7 in 112.0 overs (F du Plessis 48, JH Kallis 47)
  • JH Kallis: 50 off 83 balls (10 x 4)
  • Over 114.5: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - JH Kallis (Upheld)
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 124 balls (10 x 4)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 117.1 overs (709 balls), Extras 18
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 388/10 in 124.3 overs (Imran Tahir 10)
  • Tea: South Africa - 388/10 in 124.3 overs (Imran Tahir 10)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 11.1 overs (67 balls), Extras 7
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 67 balls (EJM Cowan 18, DA Warner 25, Ex 7)
  • Drinks: Australia - 73/0 in 15.0 overs (EJM Cowan 26, DA Warner 39)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 27.2 overs (167 balls), Extras 10
  • End Of Day: Australia - 111/5 in 32.0 overs (MJ Clarke 9, MEK Hussey 5)
Day 2
  • Australia: 500 runs in 95.4 overs (585 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: Australia - 504/9 in 100.0 overs (JL Pattinson 3)
  • Australia: 550 runs in 107.1 overs (654 balls), Extras 23
  • Innings Break: Australia - 550/10 in 107.2 overs (NM Lyon 7)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Lunch: South Africa - 3/0 in 4.0 overs (GC Smith 0, AN Petersen 3)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.6 overs (109 balls), Extras 5
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 109 balls (GC Smith 26, AN Petersen 19, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 60/0 in 20.0 overs (GC Smith 28, AN Petersen 27)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 30.3 overs (184 balls), Extras 9
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 184 balls (GC Smith 49, AN Petersen 42, Ex 9)
  • GC Smith: 50 off 98 balls (7 x 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 117/0 in 35.0 overs (GC Smith 57, AN Petersen 47)
  • AN Petersen: 50 off 107 balls (6 x 4)
  • Over 45.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - GC Smith (Upheld)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 46.5 overs (284 balls), Extras 14
  • Over 52.4: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - JA Rudolph (Struck down)
  • GC Smith: 100 off 198 balls (12 x 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 60.3 overs (367 balls), Extras 16
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 217/2 in 67.0 overs (GC Smith 111, JA Rudolph 25)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Drinks: Australia - 44/2 in 12.0 overs (DA Warner 32)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 12.3 overs (75 balls), Extras 2
  • DA Warner: 50 off 47 balls (8 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 24.2 overs (146 balls), Extras 2
  • Lunch: Australia - 102/3 in 25.0 overs (DA Warner 67, MJ Clarke 18)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (DA Warner 32, MJ Clarke 18, Ex 1)
  • Over 28.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - MJ Clarke (Struck down)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 30.1 overs (183 balls), Extras 4
  • DA Warner: 100 off 93 balls (13 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 106 balls (DA Warner 61, MJ Clarke 40, Ex 2)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 57 balls (11 x 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 34.3 overs (211 balls), Extras 6
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 142 balls (DA Warner 80, MJ Clarke 65, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: Australia - 210/4 in 37.2 overs (MJ Clarke 69)
  • Over 38.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - MJ Clarke (Struck down)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 46.1 overs (283 balls), Extras 9
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (MJ Clarke 29, MEK Hussey 22, Ex 1)
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 117 balls (20 x 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 280/4 in 51.0 overs (MJ Clarke 104, MEK Hussey 34)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 56.4 overs (346 balls), Extras 15
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 125 balls (MJ Clarke 48, MEK Hussey 47, Ex 7)
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 62 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 64.1 overs (393 balls), Extras 18
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 168 balls (MJ Clarke 79, MEK Hussey 63, Ex 10)
  • MJ Clarke: 150 off 171 balls (30 x 4)
  • Over 66.4: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - BF Bowden, Batsman - MEK Hussey (Upheld)
  • Drinks: Australia - 378/4 in 68.0 overs (MJ Clarke 163, MEK Hussey 64)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 71.5 overs (440 balls), Extras 20
  • 5th Wicket: 200 runs in 225 balls (MJ Clarke 108, MEK Hussey 80, Ex 12)
  • MJ Clarke: 200 off 226 balls (35 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 81.3 overs (500 balls), Extras 22
  • MEK Hussey: 100 off 122 balls (9 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 455/4 after 82.1 overs (MJ Clarke 200, MEK Hussey 100)
  • 5th Wicket: 250 runs in 287 balls (MJ Clarke 136, MEK Hussey 100, Ex 14)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 482/5 in 86.5 overs (MJ Clarke 224)