RESULT
1st ODI, Centurion, February 26, 2006, Australia tour of South Africa
(47/47 ov) 229/8
(37.3/41 ov, T:204) 207/4

South Africa won by 6 wickets (with 21 balls remaining) (D/L method)

Player Of The Match
119* (124)
graeme-smith
Graeme Smith shows his joy on reaching a century against Australia to help South Africa towards their victory, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Graeme Smith shows his joy on reaching a centuryGetty Images
AB de Villiers slams a huge six off Mitchell Johnson to push South Africa forward, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
AB de Villiers slams a huge six off Mitchell JohnsonGetty Images
Slip up: Shane Watson drops AB de Villiers as South Africa make a positive start to their run chase, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Slip up: Shane Watson drops AB de VilliersGetty Images
Swing and miss: Shane Watson has a wild swing as Australia try to pile on the runs at the death, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Swing and miss: Shane Watson has a wild swingGetty Images
Brad Hogg is welcomed to the crease by a friendly banner, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Brad Hogg is welcomed to the creaseGetty Images
Much will depend on the fitness of Shaun Pollock in Cape Town
Much will depend on the fitness of Shaun Pollock in Cape TownGetty Images
Mike Hussey transferred his fine form into South Africa, helping Australia recover in partnership with Michael Clarke, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Mike Hussey transferred his fine form into South AfricaGetty Images
Graeme Smith throws everything behind a drive as he surges towards his century, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Graeme Smith throws everything behind a driveGetty Images
Graeme Smith will be hoping to lead his side to a 2-0 lead in the series
Graeme Smith will be hoping to lead his side to a 2-0 lead in the seriesGetty Images
Brett Lee smashed a vital 38 to boost the Australian total after a sticky start, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Brett Lee smashed a vital 38Getty Images
AB de Villiers holds a stunning catch to remove Michael Clarke as South Africa strike back against Australia, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
AB de Villiers holds a stunning catch to remove ClarkeTouchline Photo
Simon Katich loses his leg stump to Makhaya Ntini as Australia struggle against the new ball, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Simon Katich loses his leg stumpGetty Images
Mike Hussey powers into a pull during his 56 which guided Australia out of early trouble, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Mike Hussey powers into a pull during his 56Getty Images
Michael Clarke cuts as Australia recover from a poor start in the opening ODI, South Africa v Australia, 1st ODI, Centurion Park, February 26, 2006
Michael Clarke cuts as Australia recover from a poor startGetty Images