Result
1st Test, Cape Town, Nov 9-11 2011, Australia tour of South Africa
284 & 47
(50.2 ov, target 236)
96 & 236/2
South Africa won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Watson c Kallis b Steyn315200020.00
PJ Hughes c †Boucher b Philander919271047.36
SE Marsh lbw b Steyn441011578043.56
RT Ponting lbw b Steyn825510132.00
MJ Clarke (c) b Morkel15117626622085.79
MEK Hussey c †Boucher b Morkel11825005.55
BJ Haddin c Prince b Steyn5881062.50
MG Johnson c Morkel b Philander2022322090.90
RJ Harris c Morkel b Philander510160050.00
PM Siddle c de Villiers b Morkel2054732037.03
NM Lyon not out16100016.66
Extras(b 5, lb 7, nb 4, w 1)17
TOTAL(75 Ov, RR: 3.78, 349 Mts)284
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Shane Watson, 4.3 ov), 2-13 (Phillip Hughes, 5.6 ov), 3-40 (Ricky Ponting, 16.2 ov), 4-143 (Shaun Marsh, 39.1 ov), 5-158 (Michael Hussey, 44.3 ov), 6-163 (Brad Haddin, 45.5 ov), 7-202 (Mitchell Johnson, 52.3 ov), 8-214 (Ryan Harris, 54.5 ov), 9-273 (Peter Siddle, 72.4 ov), 10-284 (Michael Clarke, 74.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn2045542.7500
VD Philander2136333.0013
M Morkel1828234.5501
Imran Tahir1013503.5000
JH Kallis603706.1600
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JA Rudolph  b Harris1829281062.06
GC Smith (c) b Watson3748823077.08
HM Amla lbw b Watson316310018.75
JH Kallis c Ponting b Watson046000.00
AB de Villiers lbw b Harris89252088.88
AG Prince lbw b Watson012000.00
MV Boucher lbw b Watson47141057.14
VD Philander c Ponting b Harris411141036.36
DW Steyn not out918260050.00
M Morkel run out (Siddle)11500100.00
Imran Tahir  b Harris551500100.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 1)7
TOTAL(24.3 Ov, RR: 3.91, 130 Mts)96
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Jacques Rudolph, 6.5 ov), 2-49 (Hashim Amla, 13.2 ov), 3-49 (Jacques Kallis, 13.6 ov), 4-73 (Graeme Smith, 17.1 ov), 5-73 (Ashwell Prince, 17.2 ov), 6-77 (AB de Villiers, 18.1 ov), 7-77 (Mark Boucher, 19.3 ov), 8-81 (Vernon Philander, 20.6 ov), 9-83 (Morne Morkel, 21.4 ov), 10-96 (Imran Tahir, 24.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris10.333343.1401
MG Johnson502605.2010
PM Siddle411604.0001
SR Watson521753.4000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SR Watson lbw b Steyn43210133.33
PJ Hughes c Rudolph b Morkel922351040.90
RT Ponting lbw b Philander01223000.00
MJ Clarke (c)lbw b Philander26160033.33
MEK Hussey c Prince b Morkel011000.00
BJ Haddin c †Boucher b Philander0314000.00
MG Johnson c Amla b Philander312200025.00
RJ Harris c Smith b Morkel3770042.85
PM Siddle not out1216372075.00
SE Marsh lbw b Philander025000.00
NM Lyon c de Villiers b Steyn1424291058.33
Extras0
TOTAL(18 Ov, RR: 2.61, 95 Mts)47
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Shane Watson, 0.3 ov), 2-11 (Ricky Ponting, 5.3 ov), 3-13 (Phillip Hughes, 6.4 ov), 4-13 (Michael Hussey, 6.5 ov), 5-15 (Michael Clarke, 7.3 ov), 6-18 (Brad Haddin, 9.1 ov), 7-21 (Ryan Harris, 10.4 ov), 8-21 (Mitchell Johnson, 11.2 ov), 9-21 (Shaun Marsh, 11.4 ov), 10-47 (Nathan Lyon, 17.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn512324.6000
VD Philander731552.1400
M Morkel61931.5000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 236 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)not out10114023215072.14
JA Rudolph c †Haddin b Siddle1424303058.33
HM Amla c Clarke b Johnson11213418421083.58
JH Kallis not out26140033.33
Extras(lb 4, nb 2, w 1)7
TOTAL(50.2 Ov, RR: 4.68, 232 Mts)236/2
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Jacques Rudolph, 6.4 ov), 2-222 (Hashim Amla, 47.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Harris1426704.7800
PM Siddle12.204913.9701
SR Watson1004404.4000
MG Johnson1116115.5411
NM Lyon311103.6600
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Vernon Philander
Series resultSouth Africa led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2016
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10:00 am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days9,10,11 November 2011 (5-day match)
Test debut
Vernon Philander
Imran Tahir
Umpires
Ian Gould
Billy Doctrove
TV Umpire
Billy Bowden
Reserve Umpire
Johan Cloete
Match Referee
Roshan Mahanama
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 09 Nov - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 214/8 (MJ Clarke 107*, PM Siddle 0*, 55 ov)
Thu, 10 Nov - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 81/1 (GC Smith 36*, HM Amla 29*, 17 ov)
Fri, 11 Nov - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 236/2 (50.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • Over 21.3: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - HM Amla (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 22.6 overs (140 balls), Extras 3
  • GC Smith: 50 off 75 balls (9 x 4)
  • HM Amla: 50 off 81 balls (9 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 164 balls (GC Smith 45, HM Amla 54, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 134/1 in 34.0 overs (GC Smith 58, HM Amla 58)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 37.6 overs (230 balls), Extras 4
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 211 balls (GC Smith 67, HM Amla 77, Ex 6)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 44.6 overs (272 balls), Extras 6
  • HM Amla: 100 off 126 balls (19 x 4)
  • GC Smith: 100 off 138 balls (15 x 4)
Day 2
  • Australia: 250 runs in 66.4 overs (404 balls), Extras 13
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 89 balls (MJ Clarke 30, PM Siddle 15, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: Australia - 273/9 in 72.4 overs (MJ Clarke 141)
  • MJ Clarke: 150 off 173 balls (22 x 4)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 284/10 in 75.0 overs (NM Lyon 1)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Lunch: South Africa - 49/1 in 13.0 overs (GC Smith 22, HM Amla 3)
  • Over 13.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - HM Amla (Upheld)
  • Over 13.6: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - JH Kallis (Upheld)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 14.0 overs (86 balls), Extras 7
  • Over 18.1: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Upheld)
  • Over 19.3: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - MV Boucher (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 96/10 in 24.3 overs (DW Steyn 9)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Over 5.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - RT Ponting (Struck down)
  • Over 5.3: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - RT Ponting (Struck down)
  • Tea: Australia - 13/3 in 6.4 overs (MJ Clarke 0)
  • Over 7.3: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - MJ Clarke (Struck down)
  • Over 11.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - SE Marsh (Upheld)
  • Over 16.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - PM Siddle (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 47/10 in 18.0 overs (PM Siddle 12)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 10.4 overs (65 balls), Extras 1
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 59 balls (GC Smith 23, HM Amla 25, Ex 2)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 81/1 in 17.0 overs (GC Smith 36, HM Amla 29)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Rain: Australia - 0/0
  • Wet Ground: Australia - 0/0
  • Rain: Australia - 23/2 in 11.0 overs (SE Marsh 3, RT Ponting 6)
  • Lunch: Australia - 39/2 in 15.0 overs (SE Marsh 17, RT Ponting 8)
  • Over 16.2: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BR Doctrove, Batsman - RT Ponting (Upheld)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 22.3 overs (136 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: Australia - 87/3 in 29.0 overs (SE Marsh 27, MJ Clarke 36)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 77 balls (SE Marsh 10, MJ Clarke 40, Ex 1)
  • Over 31.2: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - SE Marsh (Struck down)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 31.6 overs (193 balls), Extras 4
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 56 balls (9 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 131 balls (SE Marsh 26, MJ Clarke 74, Ex 2)
  • Over 39.1: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - IJ Gould, Batsman - SE Marsh (Struck down)
  • Tea: Australia - 143/4 in 40.0 overs (MJ Clarke 74, MEK Hussey 0)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (248 balls), Extras 9
  • Australia: 200 runs in 51.5 overs (313 balls), Extras 10
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 108 balls (16 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 213/7 in 54.0 overs (MJ Clarke 106, RJ Harris 5)
  • Bad Light: Australia - 214/8 in 55.0 overs (MJ Clarke 107, PM Siddle 0)
  • Rain: Australia - 214/8 in 55.0 overs (MJ Clarke 107, PM Siddle 0)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 214/8 in 55.0 overs (MJ Clarke 107, PM Siddle 0)