result
1st Test, Perth, Dec 17 - 21 2008, South Africa tour of Australia
375 & 319
(119.2 ov, target 414)281 & 414/4
South Africa won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
63 & 106
ab-de-villiers
Day 5
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Weaklings turn bullies
12yRobert Houwing
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Ponting ponders Hilfenhaus or Bollinger for Melbourne
12yBrydon Coverdale in Perth
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Smith's fourth-innings heroics
12yS Rajesh
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Lee way for South Africa
12yCricinfo staff
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de Villiers exorcises demons with record-breaking chase
12yThe Bulletin by Peter English
Day 4
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'Tomorrow the most important day of the summer' - Lee
12yBrydon Coverdale in Perth
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Nielsen questions three-hour sessions
12yBrydon Coverdale in Perth
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Smith 2.0 upgrade works wonders
12yBrydon Coverdale in Perth
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Australia's drinking problem
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Smith hundred allows South Africa to dream of victory
12yThe Bulletin by Peter English
Day 3
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Elgar's best, Duminy's second-best
4yBharath Seervi
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Pitch is the key with match in balance
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Ridden by doubt, Hayden's time is running out
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Australia in control but South Africa refuse to fold
12yThe Bulletin by Peter English
Day 2
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'We don't see the game as down and out' - Kallis
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Johnson has a ball in his new home
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Decisions, decisions
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Johnson's magnificent seven stun South Africa
12yThe Bulletin by Peter English
Day 1
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Katich reacquaints himself with the WACA
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Neither side goes the distance
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Duck, duck, goose?
12yBrydon Coverdale at the WACA
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Opening exchanges live up to the hype
12yThe Bulletin by Peter English
Others
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Five hard-earned wins down under
4yFirdose Moonda
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A compelling rivalry: South Africa's 414-chase to Australia's last-hour hurrah
4yFirdose Moonda
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Australia v South Africa 2008-09
12yChloe Saltau
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End the spin uncertainty
12yCricinfo staff
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Lee and Hayden not washed up
12yCricinfo staff
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Hilfenhaus in for MCG as Krejza dropped
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Haddin backs Lee to hit his straps
12yBrydon Coverdale
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Debutant Duminy lives the dream
12yBrydon Coverdale
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Australia's aura fades away
12yBrydon Coverdale in Perth
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Chokers no more
12yBrydon Coverdale in Perth
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McGrath says Lee is on track
12yCricinfo staff
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No usurpers here
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An umpiring blooper
12yBrydon Coverdale
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Langer says Hayden 'not sure' on retirement
12yCricinfo staff
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Australia v South Africa, 1st Test, Perth
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Teams go for spin but Steyn the key
12yBrydon Coverdale in Perth
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Calm Smith shakes off mind games
12yBrydon Coverdale in Perth
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Australia face major challenge at home
12yThe Preview by Brydon Coverdale in Perth
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Australia bank on batting prowess
12yS Rajesh