Player of the Match
Player of the Match

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Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

GC Smith
119(124) 12x4 - 1x6
Control %82%
  • Productive Shot
  • leg glance
  • 26 runs
  • 2x4 - 0x6
1 12 16 14 42 11 19 4
MEK Hussey
56(73) 4x4 - 1x6
Control %93%
  • Productive Shot
  • pull/hook on back foot
  • 14 runs
  • 2x4 - 1x6
2 11 7 4 15 6 6 5

Best performances - Bowlers

SM Pollock
O10
M1
R23
W3
Eco2.30
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
M Ntini
O9
M3
R42
W2
Eco4.66
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

South Africa win by 6 wickets and they now lead the 5 match ODI series 1-0.

Man of the Match - Graeme Smith

37.3
4
Clarke to Smith, FOUR runs, there you go! comes down the track and chips it over the man at midwicket, ball races away to the fence
37.2
0
Clarke to Smith, no run, turned away to short fine leg, no room for a single there
37.1
2
Clarke to Smith, 2 runs, 2 5;driven wide of the fielder at midwicket - scores are level!

END OF OVER:
37 | 12 Runs | SA: 201/4 (3 runs required from 24 balls, RR: 5.43, RRR: 0.75)

  • Justin Kemp24 (38b)
  • Graeme Smith113 (121b)
  • Shane Watson2-0-18-0
  • Brad Hogg8-1-30-1
36.6
4
Watson to Kemp, FOUR runs, four more! short of a good length delivery on the middle and leg stump line, Kemp swings across, just like a Japanese fan opening up, and the ball rockets away to the fine leg fence
36.5
1
Watson to Smith, 1 run, bit of width outside the off stump, cut away off the back-foot to the third man region
36.4
2
Watson to Smith, 2 runs, pitched up outside the off stump and Smith drives it through the gap between mid-on and midwicket, Hussey chases it down - just eight more to get now!
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