Result
1st Test, Australia tour of South Africa at Cape Town, Nov 9-11 2011
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 RBM4s6sSRvid
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 RBM4s6sSRvid
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 RBM4s6sSRvid
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
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 RBM4s6sSRvid
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
Did not bat: VD Philander, AG Prince, MV Boucher, Imran Tahir, DW Steyn, M Morkel, AB de Villiers 
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 2011/12
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)
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 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 236/2 (50.2 ov) - end of match
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 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 81/1 (GC Smith 36*, HM Amla 29*, 17 ov)
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)
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 214/8 (MJ Clarke 107*, PM Siddle 0*, 55 ov)