Result
3rd Test, South Africa tour of Australia at Sydney, Jan 3-7 2009
445 & 257/4d
114.2 ov, target 376
327 & 272
Australia won by 103 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
ML Hayden  b Steyn31781544039.74
SM Katich c de Villiers b Kallis4752655090.38
RT Ponting (c)c †Boucher b Morkel012000.00
MEK Hussey c Kallis b Harris30991175030.30
MJ Clarke c & b Duminy13825036117055.20
AB McDonald c †Boucher b Ntini1554611027.77
BJ Haddin  b Steyn3879974148.10
MG Johnson c Smith b Steyn6412417011051.61
NM Hauritz c Duminy b Harris4148637085.41
PM Siddle lbw b Harris2336473063.88
DE Bollinger not out056000.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 8, w 3)18
TOTAL(136.2 Ov, RR: 3.26, 583 Mts)445
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Simon Katich, 12.6 ov), 2-63 (Ricky Ponting, 13.5 ov), 3-109 (Matthew Hayden, 33.3 ov), 4-130 (Michael Hussey, 40.6 ov), 5-162 (Andrew McDonald, 56.4 ov), 6-237 (Brad Haddin, 81.4 ov), 7-379 (Michael Clarke, 120.4 ov), 8-381 (Mitchell Johnson, 121.5 ov), 9-440 (Peter Siddle, 134.3 ov), 10-445 (Nathan Hauritz, 136.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn2759533.5100
M Ntini29510213.5113
M Morkel2738913.2905
JH Kallis2065412.7010
PL Harris29.268432.8610
JP Duminy401413.5000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
ND McKenzie lbw b Siddle23791074029.11
GC Smith (c)retired hurt3031575096.77
HM Amla lbw b McDonald511341927038.05
JH Kallis c Hayden b Johnson3755646067.27
AB de Villiers run out (Johnson)1152601021.15
JP Duminy lbw b Johnson1352722025.00
MV Boucher  b Siddle891702338152.35
M Morkel  b Siddle401341475029.85
PL Harris lbw b Siddle21140018.18
DW Steyn  b Siddle61081060.00
M Ntini not out015000.00
Extras(lb 12, nb 4, w 9)25
TOTAL(120.5 Ov, RR: 2.7, 486 Mts)327
Fall of wickets: 1-76 (Neil McKenzie, 24.3 ov), 2-131 (Jacques Kallis, 40.3 ov), 3-161 (AB de Villiers, 56.5 ov), 4-166 (Hashim Amla, 59.2 ov), 5-193 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 74.5 ov), 6-308 (Morne Morkel, 114.2 ov), 7-310 (Paul Harris, 116.1 ov), 8-316 (Dale Steyn, 118.5 ov), 9-327 (Mark Boucher, 120.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Siddle27.5115952.1100
DE Bollinger2347803.3923
MG Johnson2866922.4630
AB McDonald2284111.8601
NM Hauritz2046803.4000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
ML Hayden  b Morkel3963957061.90
SM Katich lbw b Steyn611362167044.85
RT Ponting (c) b Morkel5357679092.98
MEK Hussey not out45941233147.87
MJ Clarke c Amla b Harris4155692074.54
Extras(b 8, lb 9, nb 1)18
TOTAL(67.3 Ov, RR: 3.8, 289 Mts)257/4d
Did not bat: BJ Haddin, AB McDonald, NM Hauritz, MG Johnson, PM Siddle, DE Bollinger 
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Matthew Hayden, 16.5 ov), 2-134 (Ricky Ponting, 36.4 ov), 3-181 (Simon Katich, 50.5 ov), 4-257 (Michael Clarke, 67.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn1316014.6100
M Ntini1216605.5001
M Morkel1223823.1600
JH Kallis1051301.3000
PL Harris20.316313.0700
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 376 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
ND McKenzie c Hussey b Bollinger271011203026.73
M Morkel c Johnson b Bollinger024000.00
HM Amla c Katich b Hauritz591121629052.67
JH Kallis c & b McDonald413230030.76
AB de Villiers  b Siddle561441758038.88
JP Duminy lbw b Johnson16921002017.39
MV Boucher lbw b Siddle425200016.00
PL Harris lbw b Siddle643530013.95
DW Steyn lbw b McDonald2865882043.07
M Ntini not out2875915037.33
GC Smith (c) b Johnson317260017.64
Extras(b 12, lb 18, nb 2, w 4, pen 5)41
TOTAL(114.2 Ov, RR: 2.37, 442 Mts)272
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Morne Morkel, 1.2 ov), 2-68 (Neil McKenzie, 30.2 ov), 3-91 (Jacques Kallis, 35.3 ov), 4-110 (Hashim Amla, 41.1 ov), 5-166 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 70.2 ov), 6-172 (Mark Boucher, 76.5 ov), 7-190 (AB de Villiers, 83.6 ov), 8-202 (Paul Harris, 90.1 ov), 9-257 (Dale Steyn, 107.4 ov), 10-272 (Graeme Smith, 114.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Siddle27125432.0000
DE Bollinger2155322.5212
MG Johnson23.274922.1020
AB McDonald1363222.4600
NM Hauritz28104711.6700
MJ Clarke21201.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia 2008/09
Player Of The Match
Peter Siddle
Player Of The Series
Graeme Smith
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1904
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days3,4,5,6,7 January 2009 (5-day match)
debut
Andrew McDonald
Doug Bollinger
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Asoka de Silva
TV Umpire
Rod Tucker
Reserve Umpire
Gerard Abood
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 03 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 267/6 (MJ Clarke 73*, MG Johnson 17*, 88 ov)
Sun, 04 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 125/1 (HM Amla 30*, JH Kallis 36*, 39 ov)
Mon, 05 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 33/0 (ML Hayden 18*, SM Katich 9*, 6 ov)
Tue, 06 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 62/1 (ND McKenzie 25*, HM Amla 30*, 26 ov)
Wed, 07 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 272 (114.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • HM Amla: 50 off 91 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 104/3 in 39.0 overs (HM Amla 54, AB de Villiers 5)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 39.2 overs (240 balls), Extras 9
  • Lunch: South Africa - 144/4 in 55.0 overs (AB de Villiers 29, JP Duminy 7)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 58.4 overs (356 balls), Extras 15
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 143 balls (AB de Villiers 30, JP Duminy 15, Ex 8)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 171/5 in 70.2 overs (AB de Villiers 43)
  • South Africa 2nd Innings: 1x7 ball over (72nd over, NM Hauritz, called by Umpire BF Bowden)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 125 balls (7 x 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 198/7 in 85.0 overs (PL Harris 5, DW Steyn 0)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 198/7 after 89.1 overs (PL Harris 5, DW Steyn 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 89.3 overs (543 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: South Africa - 244/8 in 101.0 overs (DW Steyn 22, M Ntini 14)
  • Penalty: 105.1 - Ball striking Fielding Team helmet
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 107.1 overs (649 balls), Extras 35
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (DW Steyn 21, M Ntini 16, Ex 13)
  • day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 272 (114.2 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.1 overs (78 balls), Extras 6
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (ML Hayden 31, SM Katich 16, Ex 6)
  • Drinks: Australia - 74/1 in 21.0 overs (SM Katich 17, RT Ponting 12)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 28.3 overs (170 balls), Extras 6
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (SM Katich 10, RT Ponting 40, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: Australia - 119/1 in 34.0 overs (SM Katich 29, RT Ponting 45)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 53 balls (9 x 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 42.6 overs (257 balls), Extras 8
  • SM Katich: 50 off 123 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 176/2 in 49.0 overs (SM Katich 57, MEK Hussey 19)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 58.2 overs (349 balls), Extras 9
  • Tea: Australia - 219/3 in 62.0 overs (MEK Hussey 31, MJ Clarke 22)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (MEK Hussey 15, MJ Clarke 30, Ex 5)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 66.6 overs (402 balls), Extras 18
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 46/1 in 13.0 overs (ND McKenzie 20, HM Amla 15)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 15.3 overs (95 balls), Extras 7
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 100 balls (ND McKenzie 21, HM Amla 24, Ex 7)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 67/1 in 26.0 overs (ND McKenzie 25, HM Amla 30)
  • day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 62/1 (ND McKenzie 25*, HM Amla 30*, 26 ov)
Day 3
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 88 balls (HM Amla 13, JH Kallis 37, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 48.2 overs (295 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: South Africa - 159/2 in 53.0 overs (HM Amla 49, AB de Villiers 11)
  • HM Amla: 50 off 125 balls (7 x 4)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 176/4 in 67.0 overs (JP Duminy 10, MV Boucher 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 79.1 overs (483 balls), Extras 15
  • Drinks: South Africa - 208/5 in 82.0 overs (MV Boucher 26, M Morkel 2)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 209/5 after 84.1 overs (MV Boucher 27, M Morkel 2)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 108 balls (MV Boucher 23, M Morkel 21, Ex 9)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 93.2 overs (569 balls), Extras 24
  • Tea: South Africa - 251/5 in 94.0 overs (MV Boucher 39, M Morkel 23)
  • MV Boucher: 50 off 103 balls (7 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 192 balls (MV Boucher 53, M Morkel 37, Ex 10)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 108.2 overs (659 balls), Extras 25
  • Day 3 Attendance: 24,665
  • Drinks: South Africa - 306/5 in 112.0 overs (MV Boucher 77, M Morkel 39)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • Australia 2nd Innings: 1x5 ball over (4th over, M Ntini, called by Umpire EAR de Silva)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 33/0 in 6.0 overs (ML Hayden 18, SM Katich 9)
  • day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 33/0 (ML Hayden 18*, SM Katich 9*, 6 ov)
Day 2
  • Australia 1st innings
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (MJ Clarke 29, MG Johnson 22, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 94.5 overs (579 balls), Extras 17
  • MJ Clarke: 100 off 184 balls (12 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 320/6 in 102.0 overs (MJ Clarke 111, MG Johnson 31)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 149 balls (MJ Clarke 59, MG Johnson 42, Ex 2)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 109.2 overs (666 balls), Extras 17
  • MG Johnson: 50 off 86 balls (10 x 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 368/6 in 116.0 overs (MJ Clarke 135, MG Johnson 54)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 126.4 overs (771 balls), Extras 18
  • Drinks: Australia - 423/8 in 131.0 overs (NM Hauritz 30, PM Siddle 12)
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (NM Hauritz 30, PM Siddle 21, Ex 0)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 445/10 in 136.2 overs (DE Bollinger 0)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Tea: South Africa - 18/0 in 6.0 overs (ND McKenzie 1, GC Smith 16)
  • GC Smith retired hurt at 35/0 (30, 12.5 overs)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.2 overs (106 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 69/0 in 22.0 overs (ND McKenzie 19, HM Amla 14)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 32.4 overs (200 balls), Extras 6
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 125/1 in 39.0 overs (HM Amla 30, JH Kallis 36)
  • Day 2 Attendence: 30293
  • day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 125/1 (HM Amla 30*, JH Kallis 36*, 39 ov)
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (65 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (ML Hayden 12, SM Katich 35, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: Australia - 58/0 in 12.0 overs (ML Hayden 12, SM Katich 43)
  • Lunch: Australia - 78/2 in 24.0 overs (ML Hayden 22, MEK Hussey 5)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 27.1 overs (167 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 117/3 in 38.0 overs (MEK Hussey 22, MJ Clarke 4)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 48.1 overs (296 balls), Extras 13
  • Tea: Australia - 155/4 in 52.0 overs (MJ Clarke 22, AB McDonald 12)
  • Drinks: Australia - 193/5 in 70.0 overs (MJ Clarke 47, BJ Haddin 9)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 71.3 overs (437 balls), Extras 14
  • MJ Clarke: 50 off 115 balls (7 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (MJ Clarke 27, BJ Haddin 25, Ex 2)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 234/5 after 80.1 overs (MJ Clarke 61, BJ Haddin 35)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 84.1 overs (514 balls), Extras 15
  • End Of Day: Australia - 267/6 in 88.0 overs (MJ Clarke 73, MG Johnson 17)
  • Day 1 Attendence :37901
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 267/6 (MJ Clarke 73*, MG Johnson 17*, 88 ov)