result
1st Test, Durban, Mar 1 - Mar 5 2018, Australia tour of South Africa
351 & 227
(92.4 ov, target 417)162 & 298
Australia won by 118 runs
player of the match
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Cameron Bancroft c †de Kock b Philander520251025.00
David Warner c de Villiers b Philander51791196064.56
Usman Khawaja c †de Kock b Rabada1419303073.68
Steven Smith (c)c de Villiers b Maharaj5611415511049.12
Shaun Marsh c de Villiers b Maharaj40961326041.67
Mitchell Marsh c Morkel b Philander9617326513155.49
Tim Paine c †de Kock b Rabada25721033034.72
Pat Cummins  b Maharaj33851007.89
Mitchell Starc  b Maharaj35253842140.00
Nathan Lyon c de Bruyn b Maharaj1224392050.00
Josh Hazlewood not out 2460050.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8)12
TOTAL(110.4 Ov, RR: 3.17, 486 Mts)351
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Cameron Bancroft, 5.5 ov), 2-39 (Usman Khawaja, 11.4 ov), 3-95 (David Warner, 26.6 ov), 4-151 (Steven Smith, 49.4 ov), 5-177 (Shaun Marsh, 58.4 ov), 6-237 (Tim Paine, 82.4 ov), 7-251 (Pat Cummins, 92.5 ov), 8-300 (Mitchell Starc, 101.4 ov), 9-341 (Mitchell Marsh, 109.2 ov), 10-351 (Nathan Lyon, 110.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Morne Morkel2237503.4110013000
Vernon Philander27125932.191369000
Keshav Maharaj33.4512353.6514113300
Kagiso Rabada2577422.9612113000
Aiden Markram10202.0040000
Theunis de Bruyn20603.0091000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Dean Elgar c & b Lyon720321035.00
Aiden Markram c Bancroft b Cummins3259826054.24
Hashim Amla c Bancroft b Lyon032000.00
AB de Villiers not out 7112720211055.91
Faf du Plessis (c)c †Paine b Starc1522351168.18
Theunis de Bruyn c †Paine b Starc615281040.00
Quinton de Kock  b Lyon2033544060.61
Vernon Philander c †Paine b Starc819201042.11
Keshav Maharaj  b Hazlewood055000.00
Kagiso Rabada lbw b Starc3560060.00
Morne Morkel  b Starc022000.00
TOTAL(51.4 Ov, RR: 3.13, 239 Mts)162
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Dean Elgar, 7.2 ov), 2-27 (Hashim Amla, 7.5 ov), 3-55 (Aiden Markram, 18.5 ov), 4-92 (Faf du Plessis, 27.2 ov), 5-108 (Theunis de Bruyn, 33.1 ov), 6-150 (Quinton de Kock, 45.1 ov), 7-158 (Vernon Philander, 49.3 ov), 8-159 (Keshav Maharaj, 50.3 ov), 9-162 (Kagiso Rabada, 51.2 ov), 10-162 (Morne Morkel, 51.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mitchell Starc10.433453.19506000
Josh Hazlewood1353112.38645000
Nathan Lyon1635033.13768100
Pat Cummins1224713.92486000
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Cameron Bancroft st †de Kock b Maharaj538311510063.86
David Warner c sub (PWA Mulder) b Rabada2835594080.00
Usman Khawaja c †de Kock b Maharaj612211050.00
Steven Smith (c)lbw b Elgar3881973046.91
Shaun Marsh c de Villiers b Morkel33991535033.33
Mitchell Marsh c Amla b Rabada612231050.00
Tim Paine c de Villiers b Maharaj1429371048.28
Pat Cummins  b Maharaj2657951245.61
Mitchell Starc c Elgar b Morkel716251043.75
Nathan Lyon c Amla b Morkel211250018.18
Josh Hazlewood not out 913161069.23
Extras(lb 5)5
TOTAL(74.4 Ov, RR: 3.04, 338 Mts)227
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (David Warner, 13.1 ov), 2-71 (Usman Khawaja, 18.1 ov), 3-108 (Cameron Bancroft, 26.1 ov), 4-146 (Steven Smith, 41.4 ov), 5-156 (Mitchell Marsh, 47.1 ov), 6-175 (Tim Paine, 54.5 ov), 7-185 (Shaun Marsh, 61.4 ov), 8-203 (Mitchell Starc, 67.2 ov), 9-209 (Nathan Lyon, 71.1 ov), 10-227 (Pat Cummins, 74.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Morne Morkel1544733.13687000
Vernon Philander1443502.50706000
Keshav Maharaj29.4410243.4412810200
Kagiso Rabada1352822.15644000
Dean Elgar311013.33121000
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 417 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Aiden Markram c †Paine b MR Marsh14321834019065.60
Dean Elgar c †Paine b Starc920302045.00
Hashim Amla lbw b Hazlewood819181042.11
AB de Villiers run out (Warner/Lyon)015000.00
Faf du Plessis (c) b Cummins48191050.00
Theunis de Bruyn c †Paine b Hazlewood36841116042.86
Quinton de Kock lbw b Hazlewood8314921811055.70
Vernon Philander c †Paine b Starc616160037.50
Keshav Maharaj  b Starc033000.00
Kagiso Rabada  b Starc011000.00
Morne Morkel not out 33843007.89
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 1)6
TOTAL(92.4 Ov, RR: 3.21, 408 Mts)298
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Dean Elgar, 6.5 ov), 2-39 (Hashim Amla, 10.5 ov), 3-39 (AB de Villiers, 11.6 ov), 4-49 (Faf du Plessis, 16.3 ov), 5-136 (Theunis de Bruyn, 42.1 ov), 6-283 (Aiden Markram, 76.1 ov), 7-290 (Vernon Philander, 79.2 ov), 8-290 (Keshav Maharaj, 79.5 ov), 9-290 (Kagiso Rabada, 79.6 ov), 10-298 (Quinton de Kock, 92.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mitchell Starc1827544.177813001
Josh Hazlewood15.426133.89699000
Nathan Lyon3278602.6914612000
Pat Cummins1534713.13634000
Mitchell Marsh722113.00302000
Steven Smith53300.60270000
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Season2017/18
Player Of The Match
Mitchell Starc
Mitchell Starc
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 2297
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days01,02,03,04,05 March 2018 - day match (5-day match)
Umpires
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Kumar Dharmasena
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Sundaram Ravi
TV Umpire
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Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
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Allahudien Paleker
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 01 Mar - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 225/5 (Mitchell Marsh 32*, Tim Paine 21*, 76 ov)
Fri, 02 Mar - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 162
Sat, 03 Mar - day 3 -Australia 2nd innings 213/9 (Pat Cummins 17*, Josh Hazlewood 4*, 71.4 ov)
Sun, 04 Mar - day 4 -South Africa 2nd innings 293/9 (Quinton de Kock 81*, Morne Morkel 0*, 89 ov)
Mon, 05 Mar - day 5 -South Africa 2nd innings 298/10 (92.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Over 0.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - CT Bancroft (Struck down)
  • Over 10.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - DA Warner (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 39/2 in 11.4 overs (DA Warner 19)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 14.2 overs (86 balls), Extras 1
  • DA Warner: 50 off 72 balls (6 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 79 balls (DA Warner 32, SPD Smith 20, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: Australia - 95/3 in 27.0 overs (SPD Smith 24)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 27.3 overs (165 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 135/3 in 42.0 overs (SPD Smith 49, SE Marsh 15)
  • SPD Smith: 50 off 94 balls (10 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 106 balls (SPD Smith 31, SE Marsh 19, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 47.3 overs (285 balls), Extras 1
  • Tea: Australia - 170/4 in 56.0 overs (SE Marsh 34, MR Marsh 8)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 70.2 overs (422 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Australia - 203/5 in 71.0 overs (MR Marsh 19, TD Paine 16)
  • Bad Light: Australia - 225/5 in 76.0 overs (MR Marsh 32, TD Paine 21)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 225/5 in 76.0 overs (MR Marsh 32, TD Paine 21)
Day 2
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 111 balls (MR Marsh 23, TD Paine 23, Ex 4)
  • New ball taken at 82.1 overs
  • Australia: 250 runs in 88.5 overs (533 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Australia - 250/6 in 90.0 overs (MR Marsh 45, PJ Cummins 3)
  • MR Marsh: 50 off 125 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 101.3 overs (609 balls), Extras 11
  • Lunch: Australia - 300/8 in 101.4 overs (MR Marsh 60)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 110.3 overs (663 balls), Extras 12
  • Innings Break: Australia - 351/10 in 110.4 overs (JR Hazlewood 2)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.2 overs (104 balls), Extras 0
  • Tea: South Africa - 55/3 in 18.5 overs (AB de Villiers 16)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 31.4 overs (190 balls), Extras 0
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 81 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 118/5 in 36.0 overs (AB de Villiers 53, Q de Kock 5)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 43.1 overs (259 balls), Extras 0
  • Over 49.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - VD Philander (Struck down)
  • Over 51.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - K Rabada (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 162/10 in 51.4 overs (AB de Villiers 71)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: Australia - 0/0
Day 3
  • Australia: 50 runs in 10.4 overs (64 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (CT Bancroft 24, DA Warner 26, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 56/1 in 13.1 overs (CT Bancroft 28)
  • Over 18.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - UT Khawaja (Upheld)
  • CT Bancroft: 50 off 76 balls (10 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 23.6 overs (144 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: Australia - 112/3 in 27.0 overs (SPD Smith 16, SE Marsh 4)
  • Over 34.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - SPD Smith (Struck down - Umpire's call)
  • Over 39.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - SE Marsh (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 146/4 in 41.4 overs (SE Marsh 16)
  • Over 41.4: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - SPD Smith (Struck down)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 41.6 overs (252 balls), Extras 5
  • Over 48.5: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - SE Marsh (Struck down - Umpire's call)
  • Tea: Australia - 175/6 in 54.5 overs (SE Marsh 25)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 65.3 overs (393 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 209/8 in 71.0 overs (PJ Cummins 17, NM Lyon 2)
  • Bad Light: Australia - 213/9 in 71.4 overs (PJ Cummins 17, JR Hazlewood 4)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 213/9 in 71.4 overs (PJ Cummins 17, JR Hazlewood 4)
Day 4
  • Over 72.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - JR Hazlewood (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 227/10 in 74.4 overs (JR Hazlewood 9)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 39/2 in 10.5 overs (AK Markram 21)
  • Over 10.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - HM Amla (Struck down - Umpire's call)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.1 overs (103 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: South Africa - 63/4 in 22.0 overs (AK Markram 38, TB de Bruyn 2)
  • AK Markram: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 96 balls (AK Markram 32, TB de Bruyn 17, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 34.1 overs (205 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 117/4 in 36.0 overs (AK Markram 64, TB de Bruyn 29)
  • Over 43.4: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - AK Markram (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 46.3 overs (280 balls), Extras 4
  • Tea: South Africa - 167/5 in 53.0 overs (AK Markram 85, Q de Kock 21)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 86 balls (AK Markram 13, Q de Kock 38, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 59.6 overs (361 balls), Extras 4
  • AK Markram: 100 off 171 balls (14 x 4)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 68 balls (7 x 4)
  • Over 62.5: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - AK Markram (Struck down)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 141 balls (AK Markram 44, Q de Kock 57, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 67.4 overs (407 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 252/5 in 68.0 overs (AK Markram 128, Q de Kock 63)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 293/9 in 89.0 overs (Q de Kock 81, M Morkel 0)
Day 5
  • Over 92.4: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - Q de Kock (Struck down)