Result
1st Test, Cape Town, Mar 16-18 2006, Australia tour of South Africa
205 & 197
(27.1 ov, target 95)
308 & 95/3
Australia won by 7 wickets
Player Of The Match
Australia
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)c †Gilchrist b Clark1958752032.75
AB de Villiers  b Kasprowicz829391027.58
HH Gibbs  b Clark1846713039.13
JH Kallis c Hayden b Clark612100050.00
AG Prince c Hayden b Lee17671051025.37
JA Rudolph c †Gilchrist b Kasprowicz1014152071.42
MV Boucher c †Gilchrist b Clark1623293069.56
AJ Hall c Hayden b Lee2455733043.63
N Boje lbw b Clark3148605064.58
A Nel lbw b Lee1831501158.06
M Ntini not out17152511113.33
Extras(lb 6, nb 15)21
TOTAL(63.5 Ov, RR: 3.21, 280 Mts)205
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (AB de Villiers, 9.3 ov), 2-42 (Graeme Smith, 17.3 ov), 3-48 (Jacques Kallis, 19.5 ov), 4-61 (Herschelle Gibbs, 25.3 ov), 5-76 (Jacques Rudolph, 28.2 ov), 6-104 (Mark Boucher, 35.2 ov), 7-124 (Ashwell Prince, 43.3 ov), 8-148 (Andrew Hall, 51.6 ov), 9-173 (Nicky Boje, 57.5 ov), 10-205 (Andre Nel, 63.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee14.523732.4901
MS Kasprowicz1304423.38010
A Symonds1022202.2002
SR Clark1735553.2301
SK Warne904104.5501
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer lbw b Nel1631403051.61
ML Hayden c Rudolph b Ntini9417323614154.33
RT Ponting (c)c Hall b Kallis741121788166.07
DR Martyn c †Boucher b Kallis2259813037.28
MEK Hussey c †Boucher b Hall623320026.08
A Symonds c Nel b Boje55478234117.02
AC Gilchrist c Smith b Kallis1219201063.15
SK Warne c de Villiers b Boje718301038.88
B Lee c Gibbs b Ntini036000.00
MS Kasprowicz not out620280030.00
SR Clark c Gibbs b Nel819230042.10
Extras(lb 7, w 1)8
TOTAL(87.2 Ov, RR: 3.52, 389 Mts)308
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Justin Langer, 9.5 ov), 2-175 (Ricky Ponting, 50.3 ov), 3-192 (Matthew Hayden, 54.5 ov), 4-214 (Michael Hussey, 61.6 ov), 5-236 (Damien Martyn, 70.2 ov), 6-272 (Adam Gilchrist, 74.6 ov), 7-294 (Andrew Symonds, 79.3 ov), 8-294 (Brett Lee, 80.3 ov), 9-296 (Shane Warne, 81.2 ov), 10-308 (Stuart Clark, 87.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Ntini2127623.6100
A Nel22.264522.0100
AJ Hall1626614.1200
N Boje1646323.9300
JH Kallis1205134.2510
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AB de Villiers c †Gilchrist b Lee712181058.33
GC Smith (c)lbw b Warne1634632047.05
HH Gibbs  b Lee022000.00
JH Kallis c †Gilchrist b Clark3650865072.00
AG Prince c †Gilchrist b Clark2764893042.18
JA Rudolph  b Warne411121466036.60
MV Boucher c Langer b Kasprowicz22133009.52
AJ Hall not out34691054049.27
N Boje c & b Clark1415183093.33
A Nel  b Clark4541080.00
M Ntini c Kasprowicz b Warne661310100.00
Extras(nb 7, w 3)10
TOTAL(63.5 Ov, RR: 3.08, 291 Mts)197
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (AB de Villiers, 4.2 ov), 2-20 (Herschelle Gibbs, 4.4 ov), 3-37 (Graeme Smith, 11.3 ov), 4-75 (Jacques Kallis, 21.3 ov), 5-92 (Ashwell Prince, 31.4 ov), 6-108 (Mark Boucher, 38.5 ov), 7-158 (Jacques Rudolph, 55.6 ov), 8-179 (Nicky Boje, 60.1 ov), 9-183 (Andre Nel, 60.6 ov), 10-197 (Makhaya Ntini, 63.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lee1754722.7612
MS Kasprowicz1203913.2503
SR Clark1673442.1220
SK Warne18.517734.0802
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 95 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JL Langer  b Ntini3456914060.71
ML Hayden c Gibbs b Ntini3270874045.71
RT Ponting (c)lbw b Ntini14130025.00
DR Martyn not out913300069.23
MEK Hussey not out1420231070.00
Extras(lb 5)5
TOTAL(27.1 Ov, RR: 3.49, 125 Mts)95/3
Fall of wickets: 1-71 (Matthew Hayden, 20.3 ov), 2-71 (Justin Langer, 20.6 ov), 3-76 (Ricky Ponting, 22.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Nel712503.5700
M Ntini1032832.8000
AJ Hall511603.2000
N Boje5.112104.0600
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Stuart Clark
Series resultAustralia led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1789
Season2005/06
Match days16,17,18 March 2006 (5-day match)
Test debut
Stuart Clark
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Billy Doctrove
TV Umpire
Karl Hurter
Match Referee
Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 16 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 63/1 (ML Hayden 22*, RT Ponting 20*, 23 ov)
Fri, 17 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 70/3 (JH Kallis 31*, AG Prince 14*, 20 ov)
Sat, 18 Mar - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 95/3 (27.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • South African 1st Innings
  • 50 up in 92 mins off 132 balls including 4 fours
  • 100 up in 152 mins off 221 balls including 11 fours
  • 150 up in 231 mins off 328 balls including 18 fours
  • SR Clark achieved a fifer on debut
  • Australian 1st Innings
  • Official Attendance: 6,978
  • 50 up in 86 mins off 117 balls including 7 fours
  • ML Hayden passed 7000 Test runs
  • 2nd Wicket 50 Partnership in 75 mins off 103 balls including 5 fours (Hayden 18, Ponting 28)
  • 100 up in 148 mins off 210 balls including 14 fours
  • ML Hayden 50 in 162 mins off 117 balls including 8 fours
  • 2nd Wicket 100 Partnership in 127 mins off 174 balls including 11 fours and a six (Hayden 47, Ponting 47
  • RT Ponting 50 in 129 mins off 86 balls including 5 fours and a six
  • 150 up in 199 mins off 275 balls including 19 fours and a six
  • 2nd Wicket 150 Partnership in 171 mins off 234 balls including 18 fours and 2 sixes (Hayden 73, Ponting 73)
  • 200 up in 242 mins off 337 balls including 27 fours and 2 sixes
  • 250 up in 324 mins off 439 balls including 31 fours and 2 sixes
  • A Symonds 50 in 82 mins off 46 balls including 3 fours and 4 sixes
  • 300 up in 371 mins off 504 balls including 33 fours and 6 sixes
  • New ball taken at 84.0
  • Official Attendance: 8,172
  • South African 2nd Innings
  • 50 up in 78 mins off 90 balls including 6 fours
  • 100 up in 173 mins off 215 balls including 14 fours
  • 150 up in 248 mins off 335 balls including 20 fours
  • 6th Wicket 50 Partnership in 67 mins off 108 balls including 5 fours (Rudolph 24, Hall 20)
  • Australian 2nd Innings
  • Official Attendance: 12,779
  • 50 up in 63 mins off 86 balls including 6 fours