result
4th ODI (D/N), Melbourne, Nov 21 2014, South Africa tour of Australia [November 2014]
(49/50 ov)268/7
Australia won by 3 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
player of the match
Steven Smith
Australia
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Quinton de Kock c & b Maxwell1738620044.73
Hashim Amla c Cummins b Coulter-Nile1820233090.00
Faf du Plessis c †Wade b Cummins2837453075.67
AB de Villiers (c)c Smith b Cummins918811760103.40
David Miller c Smith b Faulkner4561833073.77
Farhaan Behardien run out (Warner)2223542095.65
Ryan McLaren c †Wade b Starc1314122092.85
Robin Peterson  b Faulkner1112120191.66
Wayne Parnell not out 33700100.00
Dale Steyn not out 045000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 5, w 9)19
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.34, 214 Mts)267/8
Did not bat: Kyle Abbott 
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Hashim Amla, 5.3 ov), 2-70 (Quinton de Kock, 15.1 ov), 3-77 (Faf du Plessis, 16.4 ov), 4-199 (David Miller, 36.5 ov), 5-230 (AB de Villiers, 42.6 ov), 6-246 (Ryan McLaren, 45.5 ov), 7-261 (Robin Peterson, 48.4 ov), 8-262 (Farhaan Behardien, 48.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Mitchell Starc1004014.00301030
Nathan Coulter-Nile301615.33112010
Pat Cummins1006126.10349050
Glenn Maxwell904314.77232000
Shane Watson502505.00111000
James Faulkner1004524.50271100
Steven Smith302709.0053000
Australia INNINGS (target: 268 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Aaron Finch c du Plessis b Parnell2237592059.45
David Warner lbw b Abbott48140050.00
Shane Watson c †de Kock b McLaren1925312076.00
Steven Smith  b Peterson1041121807092.85
George Bailey (c)c †de Kock b Steyn1629350055.17
Glenn Maxwell c Amla b Steyn2590040.00
Matthew Wade c McLaren b Parnell5259964188.13
James Faulkner not out 34193060178.94
Pat Cummins not out 11200100.00
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 1, w 6)14
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 5.46, 233 Mts)268/7
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (David Warner, 3.2 ov), 2-43 (Shane Watson, 10.5 ov), 3-48 (Aaron Finch, 13.2 ov), 4-86 (George Bailey, 22.3 ov), 5-98 (Glenn Maxwell, 24.1 ov), 6-219 (Matthew Wade, 44.2 ov), 7-267 (Steven Smith, 48.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn904725.22316000
Kyle Abbott1004314.30323000
Ryan McLaren1006216.20247010
Wayne Parnell905225.77223131
Robin Peterson804415.50172010
Farhaan Behardien301304.3370010
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia [November 2014]
Season2014/15
Player Of The Match
Steven Smith
Steven Smith
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberODI no. 3549
Hours of play (local time)14.20 start, First Session 14.20-17.50, Interval 17.50-18.35, Second Session 18.35-22.05
Match days21 November 2014 - daynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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John Ward
TV Umpire
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Nigel Llong
Reserve Umpire
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Mick Martell
Match Referee
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Javagal Srinath
MATCH NOTES
  • South Africa innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 42 runs, 1 wicket)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.1 overs, 67 mins (67 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: South Africa - 77/3 in 16.4 overs (AB de Villiers 3)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 21.4 overs, 91 mins (130 balls), Extras 13
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (AB de Villiers 26, DA Miller 21, Ex 3)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 30.2 overs, 127 mins (182 balls), Extras 14
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 46 balls, 66 mins (2 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 105 balls (AB de Villiers 63, DA Miller 35, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 185/3 in 35.0 overs (AB de Villiers 68, DA Miller 40)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 31 runs, 1 wicket)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 37.3 overs, 157 mins (225 balls), Extras 14
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 46.6 overs, 199 mins (282 balls), Extras 16
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 267/8 in 50.0 overs (WD Parnell 3, DW Steyn 0)
  • Australia innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 10.0 (Mandatory - 39 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 14.1 overs, 65 mins (85 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 59/3 in 16.0 overs (SPD Smith 7, GJ Bailey 5)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 24.2 overs, 108 mins (146 balls), Extras 3
  • SPD Smith: 50 off 63 balls, 89 mins (2 x 4)
  • Drinks: Australia - 142/5 in 33.0 overs (SPD Smith 55, MS Wade 20)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 62 balls (SPD Smith 26, MS Wade 23, Ex 1)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 34.6 overs, 153 mins (210 balls), Extras 5
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 35.1 - 40.0 (Batting side - 32 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 42.3 overs, 191 mins (255 balls), Extras 6
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 110 balls (SPD Smith 52, MS Wade 49, Ex 3)
  • MS Wade: 50 off 55 balls, 87 mins (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • SPD Smith: 100 off 109 balls, 171 mins (7 x 4)
  • Australia: 250 runs in 47.1 overs, 221 mins (284 balls), Extras 13