Player of the Match
Player of the Match
    7.5 Hopes to Smith, OUT (Bowled), made room to the leg to drive, gets the straight one, misses, and has the stumps rearranged 38/3
    2.2 Lewis to Dippenaar, OUT (Caught), gets one going across him, pushes at it on the drive, gets the nick and carries on walking 7/1
    2.4 Lewis to Gibbs, OUT (Caught), gets one on the legs, flicks well but in the air and down the throat of long leg 7/2
    10.2 Clark to Boucher, OUT (Caught), down the pitch, swings to the on side, gets the top edge, goes high over the keepers head who chases well and takes well 56/4
    13.2 Symonds to Pollock, OUT (Caught) 92/5
    13.6 Symonds to Kallis, OUT (Run Out) 92/6
    not out
    16.2 Hopes to Hall, OUT (Caught), struck well in the air to deep midwicket, Hussey takes it very well, diving forward 106/7
    17.1 Symonds to Botha, OUT (Caught) , short ball, back defends, loops away towards short fine leg 109/8
    18.2 Lewis to Kruger, OUT (Caught), gets forward, plsys half a drive at it, maybe slower ball, loops to cover 114/9
    18.3 Lewis to Zondeki, OUT (Bowled), gets the yorker, not good enough to keep it out 114/10
    1 (w 1)
    114 all out (18.3 Overs, RR: 6.16)
    Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Boeta Dippenaar, 2.2 ov), 2-7 (Herschelle Gibbs, 2.4 ov), 3-38 (Graeme Smith, 7.5 ov), 4-56 (Mark Boucher, 10.2 ov), 5-92 (Shaun Pollock, 13.2 ov), 6-92 (Jacques Kallis, 13.6 ov), 7-106 (Andrew Hall, 16.2 ov), 8-109 (Johan Botha, 17.1 ov), 9-114 (Garnett Kruger, 18.2 ov), 10-114 (Monde Zondeki, 18.3 ov)
    NW Bracken30923.00131000
    ML Lewis3.301825.14112000
    SR Clark403518.75115100
    JR Hopes402626.5073000
    A Symonds402626.50111110

Match Details


Australia , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Series result

Australia won the one-off match

Match number


Match days

9 January 2006 - day/night match (20-over match)

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Match Referee

Match Notes

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