result
1st Test, Perth, Dec 16 - 20 2005, South Africa tour of Australia
258 & 528/8d
(target 491)296 & 287/5
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
41 & 203*
brad-hodge
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer c Smith b Ntini37891366041.57
Matthew Hayden c Rudolph b Ntini025000.00
Ricky Ponting (c)lbw b Pollock7110715512066.35
Brad Hodge c †Boucher b Ntini41961214042.70
Michael Hussey c Langeveldt b Ntini2351843045.09
Andrew Symonds  b Nel1329482044.82
Adam Gilchrist c Gibbs b Ntini613181046.15
Shane Warne lbw b Langeveldt2430513080.00
Brett Lee not out 1929484065.51
Nathan Bracken c †Boucher b Nel1011112090.90
Glenn McGrath c †Boucher b Nel011000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 6, w 2)14
TOTAL(75.2 Ov, RR: 3.42, 348 Mts)258
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Matthew Hayden, 1.2 ov), 2-111 (Justin Langer, 29.6 ov), 3-117 (Ricky Ponting, 36.2 ov), 4-180 (Michael Hussey, 55.2 ov), 5-185 (Brad Hodge, 57.5 ov), 6-199 (Adam Gilchrist, 61.5 ov), 7-210 (Andrew Symonds, 65.6 ov), 8-243 (Shane Warne, 72.4 ov), 9-258 (Nathan Bracken, 75.1 ov), 10-258 (Glenn McGrath, 75.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock1964612.42935000
Makhaya Ntini1936453.36838000
Charl Langeveldt17110015.886715006
Andre Nel17.232931.67863000
Justin Kemp301304.33121020
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
AB de Villiers  b Warne6810916610062.38
Graeme Smith (c)c Ponting b Bracken3465915052.30
Herschelle Gibbs  b Lee2143584048.83
Jacques Rudolph c Langer b Lee828351028.57
Ashwell Prince lbw b Warne28791022035.44
Justin Kemp c Hodge b McGrath729441024.13
Mark Boucher c Hayden b Warne62771157080.51
Shaun Pollock  b Lee3435526097.14
Andre Nel not out 420380020.00
Charl Langeveldt lbw b Lee011000.00
Makhaya Ntini c Hodge b Lee1210820120.00
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 12)18
TOTAL(81.2 Ov, RR: 3.63, 364 Mts)296
Fall of wickets: 1-83 (Graeme Smith, 19.4 ov), 2-127 (Herschelle Gibbs, 33.4 ov), 3-135 (AB de Villiers, 36.6 ov), 4-145 (Jacques Rudolph, 41.5 ov), 5-167 (Justin Kemp, 51.6 ov), 6-187 (Ashwell Prince, 60.4 ov), 7-264 (Shaun Pollock, 73.3 ov), 8-282 (Mark Boucher, 78.6 ov), 9-283 (Charl Langeveldt, 79.3 ov), 10-296 (Makhaya Ntini, 81.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath1835913.27858000
Brett Lee22.219354.16988008
Nathan Bracken1234613.83558000
Shane Warne2949233.1712511000
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Justin Langer  b Pollock471141808041.22
Matthew Hayden c †Boucher b Langeveldt2033435060.60
Brett Lee lbw b Langeveldt3253624060.37
Ricky Ponting (c)c †Boucher b Ntini531061614050.00
Brad Hodge not out 20333246922061.14
Michael Hussey c †Boucher b Pollock581211728047.93
Andrew Symonds c Gibbs b Langeveldt2549794051.02
Adam Gilchrist c Rudolph b Nel4458684075.86
Shane Warne lbw b Kemp5761071.42
Nathan Bracken not out 1424461058.33
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 17, w 1)27
TOTAL(146.4 Ov, RR: 3.59, 651 Mts)528/8d
Did not bat: Glenn McGrath 
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Matthew Hayden, 10.3 ov), 2-86 (Brett Lee, 24.4 ov), 3-129 (Justin Langer, 40.2 ov), 4-184 (Ricky Ponting, 61.1 ov), 5-316 (Michael Hussey, 100.4 ov), 6-377 (Andrew Symonds, 118.2 ov), 7-444 (Adam Gilchrist, 134.2 ov), 8-451 (Shane Warne, 135.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock3669822.7217511006
Makhaya Ntini34811313.3215415000
Charl Langeveldt31311733.7713412008
Andre Nel28210413.711129010
Jacques Rudolph6.412904.34213000
Justin Kemp1105815.27396003
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 491 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith (c)lbw b Bracken30651004046.15
AB de Villiers c Hodge b Warne1257762021.05
Herschelle Gibbs c Warne b Lee331041295031.73
Jacques Rudolph not out 10228343113036.04
Ashwell Prince lbw b Warne845551017.77
Justin Kemp c Ponting b Warne551662139033.13
Mark Boucher not out 1339522033.33
Extras(b 18, lb 13, nb 3)34
TOTAL(126 Ov, RR: 2.27, 533 Mts)287/5
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (AB de Villiers, 17.3 ov), 2-55 (Graeme Smith, 22.4 ov), 3-109 (Herschelle Gibbs, 48.3 ov), 4-138 (Ashwell Prince, 61.5 ov), 5-250 (Justin Kemp, 113.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Glenn McGrath24113901.621262001
Brett Lee3198312.6714911002
Shane Warne47218331.762459000
Nathan Bracken1953711.94995000
Andrew Symonds30602.00151000
Brad Hodge20804.00102000
MATCH DETAILS
Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season2005/06
Player Of The Match
Brad Hodge
Brad Hodge
Series result3-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1777
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Billy Doctrove
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Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
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Daryl Harper
Match Referee
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Chris Broad
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 16 Dec - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 38/0 (AB de Villiers 14*, Graeme Smith 18*, 7 ov)
Sat, 17 Dec - day 2 - Australia 2nd innings 38/1 (Justin Langer 15*, Brett Lee 0*, 11 ov)
Sun, 18 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 310/4 (Brad Hodge 91*, Michael Hussey 54*, 99 ov)
Mon, 19 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 85/2 (Herschelle Gibbs 17*, Jacques Rudolph 18*, 36 ov)
Tue, 20 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 287/5 (126 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th Umpire - IH Lock
Day 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 48/1 in 13.0 overs (JL Langer 10, RT Ponting 34)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 13.2 overs (80 balls), Extras 4
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 68 balls (9 x 4)
  • Lunch: Australia - 96/1 in 26.0 overs (JL Langer 33, RT Ponting 57)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 27.1 overs (164 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: Australia - 126/3 in 40.0 overs (BJ Hodge 11, MEK Hussey 1)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 46.1 overs (279 balls), Extras 7
  • Tea: Australia - 175/3 in 53.0 overs (BJ Hodge 37, MEK Hussey 20)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 62.6 overs (377 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: Australia - 225/7 in 70.0 overs (SK Warne 11, B Lee 10)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 75.1 overs (453 balls), Extras 14
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 38/0 in 7.0 overs (AB de Villiers 14, GC Smith 18)
Day 2
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.1 overs (69 balls), Extras 6
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 68 balls (8 x 4)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 24.1 overs (150 balls), Extras 10
  • Lunch: South Africa - 128/2 in 35.0 overs (AB de Villiers 63, JA Rudolph 0)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 44.3 overs (274 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: South Africa - 155/4 in 48.0 overs (AG Prince 11, JM Kemp 1)
  • Tea: South Africa - 189/6 in 62.0 overs (MV Boucher 9, SM Pollock 1)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 63.5 overs (390 balls), Extras 13
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 71.6 overs (439 balls), Extras 17
  • MV Boucher: 50 off 61 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 270/7 in 76.0 overs (MV Boucher 52, A Nel 1)
Day 3
  • Australia: 50 runs in 15.6 overs (99 balls), Extras 3
  • Australia: 100 runs in 30.2 overs (189 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: Australia - 120/2 in 38.0 overs (JL Langer 43, RT Ponting 18)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 49.2 overs (303 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: Australia - 154/3 in 51.0 overs (RT Ponting 33, BJ Hodge 14)
  • RT Ponting: 50 off 102 balls (4 x 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 185/4 in 65.0 overs (BJ Hodge 22, MEK Hussey 1)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 70.5 overs (433 balls), Extras 10
  • BJ Hodge: 50 off 129 balls (4 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 241/4 in 81.0 overs (BJ Hodge 50, MEK Hussey 29)
  • New Ball Taken: Australia 246/4 after 82.1 overs (BJ Hodge 0, MEK Hussey 0)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 85.1 overs (522 balls), Extras 13
  • Australia: 300 runs in 97.2 overs (595 balls), Extras 13
  • MEK Hussey: 50 off 111 balls (6 x 4)
Day 4
  • BJ Hodge: 100 off 198 balls (10 x 4)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 111.4 overs (682 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: Australia - 352/5 in 112.0 overs (BJ Hodge 110, A Symonds 18)
  • Australia: 400 runs in 124.1 overs (759 balls), Extras 16
  • Lunch: Australia - 401/6 in 125.0 overs (BJ Hodge 139, AC Gilchrist 11)
  • BJ Hodge: 150 off 289 balls (16 x 4)
  • Australia: 450 runs in 135.3 overs (828 balls), Extras 17
  • Drinks: Australia - 469/8 in 139.0 overs (BJ Hodge 160, NW Bracken 6)
  • Australia: 500 runs in 142.3 overs (871 balls), Extras 24
  • BJ Hodge: 200 off 332 balls (22 x 4)
  • Tea: Australia - 528/8 decl in 146.4 overs (BJ Hodge 203, NW Bracken 14)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 29/0 in 14.0 overs (GC Smith 19, AB de Villiers 7)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 21.6 overs (133 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: South Africa - 59/2 in 28.0 overs (HH Gibbs 11, JA Rudolph 3)
Day 5
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 46.3 overs (281 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: South Africa - 116/3 in 51.0 overs (JA Rudolph 28, AG Prince 3)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 140/4 in 65.0 overs (JA Rudolph 40, JM Kemp 1)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 70.2 overs (424 balls), Extras 17
  • JA Rudolph: 50 off 150 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 166/4 in 80.0 overs (JA Rudolph 53, JM Kemp 13)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 178/4 after 85.1 overs (JA Rudolph 0, JM Kemp 0)
  • Tea: South Africa - 190/4 in 93.0 overs (JA Rudolph 60, JM Kemp 27)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 94.2 overs (568 balls), Extras 20
  • JM Kemp: 50 off 143 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 246/4 in 108.0 overs (JA Rudolph 80, JM Kemp 54)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 112.3 overs (677 balls), Extras 29
  • JA Rudolph: 100 off 268 balls (13 x 4)