Result
4th Match (D/N), VB Series at Melbourne (Docklands), Jan 20 2006
47/50 ov, target 246
186
Australia won by 59 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia
SA Innings
Full commentary
end of over 47Wicket maiden
SA: 186/10CRR: 3.95 • RRR: 20.00 • Need 60 runs from 18b
Johan Botha15 (25)
Glenn McGrath9-2-35-1
Brett Dorey9-1-51-1
46.6
w
McGrath to Kruger, OUT
McGrath to Kruger, OUT (Caught), All over! pitched outside the off stump, Kruger makes himself room and drives it over covers, Symonds took the well judeged catch and it's all over for South Africa
GJP Kruger c Symonds b McGrath 0 (5m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
46.5
McGrath to Kruger, no run
McGrath to Kruger, Kruger plays and misses, no runs, fielded by Haddin
46.4
McGrath to Kruger, no run
McGrath to Kruger, good line and length, Kruger keeps it out, no runs, fielded by Symonds
46.3
McGrath to Kruger, no run
McGrath to Kruger, bangs it in short and wide of off stump, Kruger leaves the ball, no runs, fielded by Haddin
46.2
1lb
McGrath to Botha, 1 leg bye
McGrath to Botha, good length delivery, Botha plays and misses the ball, 1 leg bye, fielded by Clarke
46.1
McGrath to Botha, no run
McGrath to Botha, good line and length delivery, Botha defends it, no runs, fielded by McGrath
end of over 4610 runs • 1 wicket
SA: 185/9CRR: 4.02 • RRR: 15.25 • Need 61 runs from 24b
Garnett Kruger0 (3)
Johan Botha15 (23)
Brett Dorey9-1-51-1
Glenn McGrath8-1-35-0
45.6
Dorey to Kruger, no run
Dorey to Kruger, good length delivery, Kruger hits it on the leg side, 1 run, fielded by Hussey
45.5
Dorey to Kruger, no run
Dorey to Kruger, line and length, Kruger lets it go past, no runs, fielded by Haddin
45.4
Dorey to Kruger, no run
Dorey to Kruger, good length delivery, Kruger defends it away, no runs, fielded by Dorey
45.3
w
Dorey to Pollock, OUT
Dorey to Pollock, OUT (Caught), Gone! pitched outside the off stump and little movement off the seam, quicker through air, Pollock defends it and edged, keeper does the rest
SM Pollock c †Haddin b Dorey 46 (36m 31b 1x4 4x6) SR: 148.38