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South Africa vs Australia, 3rd Test at Centurion, Mar 21 1997, Australia tour of South Africa

RESULT
3rd Test, Centurion, March 21 - 24, 1997, Australia tour of South Africa
227 & 185
(T:29) 384 & 32/2

South Africa won by 8 wickets

Player Of The Match
3/60 & 5/36
allan-donald
Player Of The Series
313 runs • 1 wkt
steve-waugh
Australia 1st Innings
South Africa 1st Innings
Australia 2nd Innings
South Africa 2nd Innings
Match Flow
Info
Australia 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Richardson b Klusener381381975027.53
b Schultz1022362045.45
c Schultz b Donald1852682034.61
b Donald515271033.33
c †Richardson b Schultz671321749050.75
c †Richardson b Symcox3790945041.11
lbw b Schultz622401027.27
c †Richardson b Donald1947671040.42
lbw b Schultz033000.00
not out 624470025.00
b Klusener078000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 9, w 7)21
TOTAL89.5 Ov (RR: 2.52)227
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Matthew Hayden), 2-60 (Matthew Elliott), 3-72 (Mark Waugh), 4-110 (Mark Taylor), 5-190 (Greg Blewett), 6-197 (Steve Waugh), 7-212 (Michael Bevan), 8-212 (Shane Warne), 9-226 (Ian Healy), 10-227 (Glenn McGrath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
2056033.00---34
2045242.60---38
53501.00---00
14.542321.55---10
2346212.69---00
722002.85---01
South Africa 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Healy b McGrath1642592038.09
lbw b McGrath9632244410129.81
c Hayden b ME Waugh551191598046.21
b McGrath471031208045.63
c Blewett b Gillespie1630443053.33
c SR Waugh b McGrath215210013.33
not out 791111489271.17
b McGrath022000.00
b Gillespie3046583165.21
c †Healy b Gillespie815322053.33
c †Healy b McGrath29160022.22
Extras(b 11, lb 16, nb 5, w 1)33
TOTAL134.4 Ov (RR: 2.85)384
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Gary Kirsten), 2-128 (Brian McMillan), 3-229 (Daryll Cullinan), 4-252 (Pat Symcox), 5-255 (Jacques Kallis), 6-262 (Adam Bacher), 7-262 (David Richardson), 8-330 (Lance Klusener), 9-367 (Allan Donald), 10-384 (Brett Schultz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
40.4158662.11---00
31137532.41---11
501903.80---01
36118902.47---04
1535403.60---00
713414.85---00
Australia 2nd Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c †Richardson b Donald519261026.31
lbw b Schultz069000.00
b Donald1235501034.28
b Symcox421001397042.00
not out 601792668033.51
b Donald01012000.00
b Symcox520321025.00
c †Richardson b Schultz1224331050.00
lbw b Donald1243552027.90
b Donald023000.00
b Klusener1117202064.70
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 14, w 4)26
TOTAL73.4 Ov (RR: 2.51)185
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Matthew Hayden), 2-10 (Mark Taylor), 3-28 (Matthew Elliott), 4-94 (Mark Waugh), 5-99 (Greg Blewett), 6-108 (Michael Bevan), 7-131 (Ian Healy), 8-164 (Shane Warne), 9-164 (Jason Gillespie), 10-185 (Glenn McGrath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
1853652.00---30
1743922.29---19
14.414012.72---03
1954922.57---00
511302.60---01
South Africa 2nd Innings (T: 29 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
c Taylor b Blewett616181037.50
c Elliott b Gillespie56111083.33
not out 710180070.00
not out 1291130133.33
Extras(nb 1, w 1)2
TOTAL6.4 Ov (RR: 4.80)32/2
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Adam Bacher), 2-15 (Gary Kirsten)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
3.401915.18---10
301314.33---01
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CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 21 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 227
Sat, 22 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 240/3 (Adam Bacher 94*, Pat Symcox 5*)
Sun, 23 Mar - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 96/4 (Steve Waugh 24*, Greg Blewett 0*)
Mon, 24 Mar - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 32/2 (6.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH FLOW
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
  • IA Healy suspended for two matches for dissent.
MATCH DETAILS
Centurion Park
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
Series
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
Player Of The Series
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1362
Match daysday (5-day match)
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