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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 Details
Australia 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor (c)c †Richardson b Klusener381381975027.53
Matthew Hayden  b Schultz1022362045.45
Matthew Elliott c Schultz b Donald1852682034.61
Mark Waugh  b Donald515271033.33
Steve Waugh c †Richardson b Schultz671321749050.75
Greg Blewett c †Richardson b Symcox3790945041.11
Michael Bevan lbw b Schultz622401027.27
Ian Healy c †Richardson b Donald1947671040.42
Shane Warne lbw b Schultz033000.00
Jason Gillespie not out 624470025.00
Glenn McGrath  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
Allan Donald2056033.00---34
Brett Schultz2045242.60---38
Hansie Cronje53501.00---00
Lance Klusener14.542321.55---10
Pat Symcox2346212.69---00
Jacques Kallis722002.85---01
South Africa 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten c †Healy b McGrath1642592038.09
Adam Bacher lbw b McGrath9632244410129.81
Brian McMillan c Hayden b ME Waugh551191598046.21
Daryll Cullinan  b McGrath471031208045.63
Pat Symcox c Blewett b Gillespie1630443053.33
Jacques Kallis c SR Waugh b McGrath215210013.33
Hansie Cronje (c)not out 791111489271.17
David Richardson  b McGrath022000.00
Lance Klusener  b Gillespie3046583165.21
Allan Donald c †Healy b Gillespie815322053.33
Brett Schultz 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
Glenn McGrath40.4158662.11---00
Jason Gillespie31137532.41---11
Greg Blewett501903.80---01
Shane Warne36118902.47---04
Michael Bevan1535403.60---00
Mark Waugh713414.85---00
Australia 2nd Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Taylor (c)c †Richardson b Donald519261026.31
Matthew Hayden lbw b Schultz069000.00
Matthew Elliott  b Donald1235501034.28
Mark Waugh  b Symcox421001397042.00
Steve Waugh not out 601792668033.51
Greg Blewett  b Donald01012000.00
Michael Bevan  b Symcox520321025.00
Ian Healy c †Richardson b Schultz1224331050.00
Shane Warne lbw b Donald1243552027.90
Jason Gillespie  b Donald023000.00
Glenn McGrath  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
Allan Donald1853652.00---30
Brett Schultz1743922.29---19
Lance Klusener14.414012.72---03
Pat Symcox1954922.57---00
Jacques Kallis511302.60---01
South Africa 2nd Innings (T: 29 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten c Taylor b Blewett616181037.50
Adam Bacher c Elliott b Gillespie56111083.33
Brian McMillan not out 710180070.00
Daryll Cullinan 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
Jason Gillespie3.401915.18---10
Greg Blewett301314.33---01
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MATCH DETAILS
Centurion Park
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
Series
Season1996/97
Player Of The Match
South Africa
Allan Donald
Player Of The Series
Australia
Steve Waugh
Series resultAustralia won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1362
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
South Africa
Cyril Mitchley
England
Mervyn Kitchen
TV Umpire
South Africa
Rudi Koertzen
Match Referee
England
Raman Subba Row
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 NOTES
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
  • IA Healy suspended for two matches for dissent.
South Africa Innings
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