result
1st Test, Johannesburg, Feb 26 - Mar 2 2009, Australia tour of South Africa
466 & 207
(target 454)220 & 291
Australia won by 162 runs
Player Of The Match
96*, 4/25 & 4/112
mitchell-johnson
Day 5
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'We weren't precise enough with the ball' - Smith
12yBrydon Coverdale at the Wanderers
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Fresh faces come to the party
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Johnson the all-round hero
12yS Rajesh
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Australia sing when they are winning
12yBrydon Coverdale at the Wanderers
Day 4
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Disciplined Australia take series lead
12yThe Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran
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Testing pitch makes this harder than Perth - Harris
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Feisty Hughes makes his mark
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Jacques of all trades
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Scrapping South Africa keep game in balance
12yThe Bulletin by Jamie Alter
Day 3
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Industrious greenhorns warm to challenge
12yBrydon Coverdale at the Wanderers
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Ambitious de Villiers on the right track
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Referral of misfortune
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Australia take big lead on curtailed day
12yThe Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran
Day 2
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A patient accumulator
12yMathew Varghese
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Century yet to sink in for debutant North
12yBrydon Coverdale at the Wanderers
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Series could be a tale of the tails - Kallis
12yBrydon Coverdale at the Wanderers
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Australia don't need a Flintoff clone
12yBrydon Coverdale at the Wanderers
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10,000 Test runs for Kallis
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Three from three but no hat-trick
12yBrydon Coverdale at the Wanderers
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North and Johnson give Australia the upper hand
12yThe Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran
Day 1
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Steyn blames long break for Australia's escape
12yBrydon Coverdale at the Wanderers
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North stars on first outing
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The 'cap' runneth over
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Others
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South Africa v Australia, 2008-09
11yGeoffrey Dean
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McGain faces uphill battle to debut
12yBrydon Coverdale in Durban
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Australia's search for an allrounder ends
12yCricinfo staff
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Kallis or Sobers?
12yRob Steen
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McGain should be testing South Africa - Warne
12yAlex Brown
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Resilient Australia weaken South Africa's hold
12yThe Bulletin by Dileep Premachandran
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South Africa v Australia, 1st Test, Johannesburg
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Heaven can wait
12yBrydon Coverdale
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Unlucky McGain misses out again
12yBrydon Coverdale in Johannesburg
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Australia opt for all-pace attack
12yThe Preview by Brydon Coverdale in Johannesburg