Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Best performances - Batsmen

DR Martyn
96(56) 7x4 - 5x6
Control %81%
  • Productive Shot
  • on side drive on front foot
  • 36 runs
  • 0x4 - 4x6
0 8 4 9 10 7 28 30
A Symonds
54(26) 6x4 - 2x6
Control %84%
  • Productive Shot
  • on side drive on front foot
  • 19 runs
  • 0x4 - 2x6
1 2 4 4 4 14 20 5

Best performances - Bowlers

NW Bracken
O3
M0
R9
W2
Eco3.00
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
ML Lewis
O3.3
M0
R18
W2
Eco5.14
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Partnerships

Australia - Innings

57
DR Martyn34 (21)
JR Hopes17 (21)
46
DR Martyn14 (11)
RT Ponting27 (18)
84
DR Martyn49 (26)
A Symonds34 (21)
22*
A Symonds20 (5)
MJ Clarke0 (0)

South Africa - Innings

7
HH Dippenaar1 (5)
GC Smith6 (9)
0
HH Gibbs0 (2)
GC Smith0 (0)
31
MV Boucher15 (14)
GC Smith16 (17)
18
SM Pollock4 (8)
MV Boucher14 (7)
36
SM Pollock20 (10)
JH Kallis15 (9)
0
JH Kallis0 (4)
JA Rudolph0 (0)
14
AJ Hall11 (10)
JA Rudolph3 (4)
3
JA Rudolph1 (1)
J Botha2 (4)
5
GJP Kruger3 (5)
JA Rudolph2 (2)
0
JA Rudolph0 (0)
M Zondeki0 (1)

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Run rate graph

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