Result
1st T20I (N), South Africa tour of Australia at Melbourne, Jan 11 2009
18/20 ov, target 183
130
Australia won by 52 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
Australia Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
SE Marsh c Morkel b Tsotsobe991410100.00
DA Warner c de Villiers b Ntini89436476206.97
RT Ponting (c)c Steyn b Morkel21192610110.52
DJ Hussey c de Villiers b Ntini19122011158.33
CL White c Kallis b Morkel75801140.00
MEK Hussey run out (Gibbs)7880087.50
L Ronchi c Ntini b Steyn115820220.00
JR Hopes c Botha b Steyn1314150092.85
NW Bracken  b Steyn13100033.33
BW Hilfenhaus not out013000.00
SW Tait not out11100100.00
Extras(b 2, w 2)4
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 9.1)182/9
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Shaun Marsh, 3.2 ov), 2-97 (Ricky Ponting, 9.3 ov), 3-140 (David Hussey, 13.4 ov), 4-140 (David Warner, 13.5 ov), 5-154 (Cameron White, 15.4 ov), 6-154 (Michael Hussey, 15.6 ov), 7-168 (Luke Ronchi, 17.4 ov), 8-180 (James Hopes, 19.3 ov), 9-181 (Nathan Bracken, 19.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Ntini4040210.0074200
LL Tsotsobe201618.0062010
JH Kallis2025012.5022100
DW Steyn403839.5082210
J Botha403107.7591200
JA Morkel403027.5081100
South Africa Innings (target: 183 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
HH Gibbs lbw b Bracken032000.00
JH Kallis  b Hilfenhaus46131066.66
AB de Villiers hit wicket b Tait044000.00
JP Duminy lbw b DJ Hussey78485691162.50
VB van Jaarsveld c White b Hopes1215220080.00
MV Boucher c MEK Hussey b DJ Hussey5780071.42
JA Morkel c White b Bracken1281510150.00
J Botha (c)not out57130071.42
DW Steyn c Bracken b DJ Hussey1210050.00
M Ntini  b Hilfenhaus011000.00
LL Tsotsobe  b Tait1760014.28
Extras(lb 5, w 7)12
TOTAL(18 Ov, RR: 7.22)130
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Herschelle Gibbs, 0.3 ov), 2-2 (AB de Villiers, 1.3 ov), 3-12 (Jacques Kallis, 2.5 ov), 4-65 (Vaughn van Jaarsveld, 8.5 ov), 5-82 (Mark Boucher, 11.2 ov), 6-120 (Albie Morkel, 14.5 ov), 7-123 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 15.2 ov), 8-125 (Dale Steyn, 15.5 ov), 9-127 (Makhaya Ntini, 16.2 ov), 10-130 (Lonwabo Tsotsobe, 17.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NW Bracken301826.0081010
SW Tait403629.00134120
BW Hilfenhaus301525.00123000
JR Hopes403117.7553010
DJ Hussey402536.2560020
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia 2008/09
Player Of The Match
David Warner
Series resultAustralia led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 80
Season2008/09
Hours of play (local time)19.35 start, First Session 19.35-20.55 Interval 20.55-21.15, Second Session 21.15-22.35
Match days11 January 2009 - night match (20-over match)
debut
David Warner
Vaughn van Jaarsveld
Lonwabo Tsotsobe
Umpires
Rod Tucker
Bruce Oxenford
TV Umpire
Paul Reiffel
Reserve Umpire
Geoff Joshua
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
MATCH NOTES
12th Men: RJ Harris (Aus) and HM Amla (SA)
  • Attendance: 62,148
Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 4.3 overs (28 balls), Extras 1
  • DA Warner: 50 off 19 balls (5 x 4, 4 x 6)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 33 balls (DA Warner 37, RT Ponting 17, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 9.6 overs (62 balls), Extras 2
  • Australia: 150 runs in 15.3 overs (95 balls), Extras 2
  • Innings Break: Australia - 182/9 in 20.0 overs (BW Hilfenhaus 0, SW Tait 1)
South Africa innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 6.6 overs (45 balls), Extras 5
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (JP Duminy 34, VB van Jaarsveld 11, Ex 5)
  • JP Duminy: 50 off 31 balls (7 x 4)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 13.1 overs (85 balls), Extras 11