Result
1st Test, Perth, Dec 17-21 2008, South Africa tour of Australia
375 & 319
(119.2 ov, target 414)
281 & 414/4
South Africa won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Hayden c Smith b Ntini1213133092.30
SM Katich lbw b Morkel831512267154.96
RT Ponting (c)c de Villiers b Ntini011000.00
MEK Hussey c de Villiers b Steyn0711000.00
MJ Clarke c Smith b Harris621412037043.97
A Symonds c McKenzie b Harris5768796083.82
BJ Haddin c Duminy b Ntini46681174267.64
B Lee c Duminy b Steyn2946514063.04
JJ Krejza not out3045803066.66
MG Johnson lbw b Morkel1824321075.00
PM Siddle c †Boucher b Ntini2334403067.64
Extras(lb 7, nb 5, w 3)15
TOTAL(98.5 Ov, RR: 3.79, 435 Mts)375
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Matthew Hayden, 2.4 ov), 2-14 (Ricky Ponting, 2.5 ov), 3-15 (Michael Hussey, 5.2 ov), 4-164 (Simon Katich, 50.5 ov), 5-166 (Michael Clarke, 51.5 ov), 6-259 (Andrew Symonds, 69.5 ov), 7-298 (Brad Haddin, 80.4 ov), 8-303 (Brett Lee, 81.5 ov), 9-341 (Mitchell Johnson, 88.6 ov), 10-375 (Peter Siddle, 98.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Ntini19.517243.6301
DW Steyn2348123.5230
JH Kallis1526504.3300
M Morkel2018024.0004
PL Harris2127023.3300
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ND McKenzie c Krejza b Johnson23136006.45
GC Smith (c) b Johnson48941486051.06
HM Amla  b Krejza47671045070.14
JH Kallis c †Haddin b Johnson631111626156.75
AB de Villiers c †Haddin b Johnson631301447148.46
JP Duminy c †Haddin b Johnson11118009.09
MV Boucher c Katich b Siddle2665812040.00
M Morkel c Krejza b Johnson110100010.00
PL Harris c Krejza b Johnson033000.00
DW Steyn c †Haddin b Johnson89161088.88
M Ntini not out515411033.33
Extras(lb 5, nb 7, w 5)17
TOTAL(89.5 Ov, RR: 3.12, 387 Mts)281
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Neil McKenzie, 7.6 ov), 2-106 (Hashim Amla, 31.1 ov), 3-110 (Graeme Smith, 32.3 ov), 4-234 (AB de Villiers, 70.4 ov), 5-237 (Jacques Kallis, 72.4 ov), 6-238 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 74.1 ov), 7-241 (Morne Morkel, 76.3 ov), 8-241 (Paul Harris, 76.6 ov), 9-256 (Dale Steyn, 80.4 ov), 10-281 (Mark Boucher, 89.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee2135902.8004
MG Johnson2446182.5440
JJ Krejza25210214.0810
PM Siddle16.554412.6103
A Symonds311003.3300
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ML Hayden c & b Steyn422381018.18
SM Katich c †Boucher b Kallis3755753067.27
RT Ponting (c)c †Boucher b Harris3255824058.18
MEK Hussey  b Ntini835530022.85
MJ Clarke c Kallis b Steyn2567952037.31
A Symonds c Smith b Harris37971222138.14
BJ Haddin st †Boucher b Harris941362087469.11
B Lee c de Villiers b Kallis5681083.33
JJ Krejza c de Villiers b Kallis3263815050.79
MG Johnson c Kallis b Morkel2135443060.00
PM Siddle not out418390022.22
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 7, w 2)20
TOTAL(97 Ov, RR: 3.28, 427 Mts)319
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Matthew Hayden, 8.3 ov), 2-59 (Simon Katich, 16.1 ov), 3-88 (Ricky Ponting, 26.4 ov), 4-88 (Michael Hussey, 27.5 ov), 5-148 (Michael Clarke, 50.6 ov), 6-157 (Andrew Symonds, 58.1 ov), 7-162 (Brett Lee, 59.5 ov), 8-241 (Jason Krejza, 79.4 ov), 9-278 (Mitchell Johnson, 88.3 ov), 10-319 (Brad Haddin, 96.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn1938124.2600
M Ntini2127613.6101
PL Harris2738533.1420
JH Kallis1442431.7100
M Morkel1644212.6206
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 414 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)lbw b Johnson10814722413073.46
ND McKenzie c †Haddin b Johnson1052691019.23
HM Amla c †Haddin b Lee531121696047.32
JH Kallis c Hussey b Johnson571061554253.77
AB de Villiers not out1061862769056.98
JP Duminy not out501191354142.01
Extras(b 13, lb 9, nb 6, w 2)30
TOTAL(119.2 Ov, RR: 3.46, 517 Mts)414/4
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Neil McKenzie, 14.3 ov), 2-172 (Graeme Smith, 50.2 ov), 3-179 (Hashim Amla, 53.2 ov), 4-303 (Jacques Kallis, 85.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee2747312.7016
MG Johnson34.259832.8510
PM Siddle2628403.2300
JJ Krejza24210204.2500
MJ Clarke803504.3700
MATCH DETAILS
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Player Of The Match
AB de Villiers
Series resultSouth Africa led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1899
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)11.30am start, Lunch 13.30-14.10, Tea 16.10-16.30, Close 18.30
Match days17,18,19,20,21 December 2008 (5-day match)
Test debut
Jean-Paul Duminy
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Asoka de Silva
TV Umpire
Paul Reiffel
Reserve Umpire
Mick Martell
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 17 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 341/9 (JJ Krejza 19*, 89 ov)
Thu, 18 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 243/8 (MV Boucher 2*, DW Steyn 1*, 78 ov)
Fri, 19 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 228/7 (BJ Haddin 39*, JJ Krejza 28*, 75 ov)
Sat, 20 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 227/3 (JH Kallis 33*, AB de Villiers 11*, 64 ov)
Sun, 21 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 414/4 (119.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (JH Kallis 33, AB de Villiers 11, Ex 6)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 73.6 overs (448 balls), Extras 18
  • JH Kallis: 50 off 86 balls (3 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 157 balls (JH Kallis 48, AB de Villiers 40, Ex 12)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 281/3 in 80.0 overs (JH Kallis 51, AB de Villiers 41)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 281/3 after 80.1 overs (JH Kallis 51, AB de Villiers 41)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 92 balls (6 x 4)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 84.3 overs (513 balls), Extras 20
  • Lunch: South Africa - 322/4 in 93.0 overs (AB de Villiers 66, JP Duminy 6)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 104.5 overs (636 balls), Extras 22
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 122 balls (AB de Villiers 28, JP Duminy 20, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 362/4 in 108.0 overs (AB de Villiers 88, JP Duminy 24)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 117.1 overs (711 balls), Extras 25
  • AB de Villiers: 100 off 179 balls (9 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 194 balls (AB de Villiers 48, JP Duminy 46, Ex 6)
  • JP Duminy: 50 off 119 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • Day 5 Attendance 5,301
  • Total Attendance: 55,313
Day 4
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 241/8 after 80.1 overs (BJ Haddin 44, MG Johnson 0)
  • BJ Haddin: 50 off 85 balls (3 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 81.2 overs (495 balls), Extras 18
  • Drinks: Australia - 278/8 in 88.0 overs (BJ Haddin 59, MG Johnson 21)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 94.4 overs (577 balls), Extras 20
  • Lunch: Australia - 319/10 in 97.0 overs (PM Siddle 4)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 22.2 overs (134 balls), Extras 5
  • Tea: South Africa - 64/1 in 25.0 overs (GC Smith 34, HM Amla 15)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (GC Smith 31, HM Amla 16, Ex 4)
  • GC Smith: 50 off 79 balls (7 x 4)
  • Rain: South Africa - 97/1 in 31.5 overs (GC Smith 63, HM Amla 19)
  • Rain: South Africa - 98/1 in 33.3 overs (GC Smith 63, HM Amla 20)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 33.5 overs (203 balls), Extras 5
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 146 balls (GC Smith 66, HM Amla 30, Ex 4)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 46.2 overs (278 balls), Extras 5
  • GC Smith: 100 off 138 balls (13 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 163/1 in 49.0 overs (GC Smith 105, HM Amla 43)
  • 2nd Wicket: 150 runs in 213 balls (GC Smith 98, HM Amla 49, Ex 4)
  • HM Amla: 50 off 108 balls (6 x 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 60.6 overs (369 balls), Extras 12
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 227/3 in 64.0 overs (JH Kallis 33, AB de Villiers 11)
  • Day 4 Attendance 10,550
Day 3
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 78.5 overs (484 balls), Extras 16
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 281/10 in 89.5 overs (M Ntini 5)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Lunch: Australia - 49/1 in 12.0 overs (SM Katich 29, RT Ponting 15)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.1 overs (80 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 84/2 in 26.0 overs (RT Ponting 32, MEK Hussey 8)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 33.2 overs (202 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: Australia - 115/4 in 40.0 overs (MJ Clarke 18, A Symonds 9)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 122 balls (MJ Clarke 24, A Symonds 23, Ex 3)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 52.3 overs (321 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Australia - 157/5 in 58.0 overs (A Symonds 37, BJ Haddin 3)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 67.3 overs (411 balls), Extras 11
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (BJ Haddin 31, JJ Krejza 21, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 228/7 in 75.0 overs (BJ Haddin 39, JJ Krejza 28)
  • Day 3 Attendance 15,268
Day 2
  • Australia: 350 runs in 91.1 overs (555 balls), Extras 15
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Lunch: South Africa - 27/1 in 15.0 overs (GC Smith 12, HM Amla 6)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 21.1 overs (131 balls), Extras 8
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 97 balls (GC Smith 17, HM Amla 31, Ex 2)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 28.3 overs (176 balls), Extras 9
  • Drinks: South Africa - 104/1 in 29.0 overs (GC Smith 48, HM Amla 45)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 43.6 overs (270 balls), Extras 10
  • Tea: South Africa - 151/3 in 44.0 overs (JH Kallis 28, AB de Villiers 16)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (JH Kallis 32, AB de Villiers 20, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 59.6 overs (367 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: South Africa - 204/3 in 60.0 overs (JH Kallis 47, AB de Villiers 49)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 86 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • JH Kallis: 50 off 96 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 191 balls (JH Kallis 46, AB de Villiers 52, Ex 2)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 243/8 in 78.0 overs (MV Boucher 2, DW Steyn 1)
  • Day 2 Attendance 10,515
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Drinks: Australia - 43/3 in 12.0 overs (SM Katich 24, MJ Clarke 6)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.4 overs (83 balls), Extras 1
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (SM Katich 28, MJ Clarke 19, Ex 3)
  • Lunch: Australia - 74/3 in 26.0 overs (SM Katich 35, MJ Clarke 23)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 34.1 overs (208 balls), Extras 4
  • SM Katich: 50 off 96 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 190 balls (SM Katich 54, MJ Clarke 43, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: Australia - 123/3 in 40.0 overs (SM Katich 59, MJ Clarke 46)
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 117 balls (6 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 46.6 overs (287 balls), Extras 9
  • Tea: Australia - 172/5 in 53.0 overs (A Symonds 1, BJ Haddin 4)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 60.3 overs (369 balls), Extras 10
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (A Symonds 32, BJ Haddin 17, Ex 1)
  • A Symonds: 50 off 63 balls (5 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 69.2 overs (423 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: Australia - 259/6 in 69.5 overs (BJ Haddin 33)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 298/6 after 80.3 overs (BJ Haddin 46, B Lee 25)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 81.2 overs (495 balls), Extras 14
  • End Of Day: Australia - 341/9 in 89.0 overs (JJ Krejza 19)
  • Day 1 Attendance 13,679