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11th Match (D/N), Sydney, February 05, 2006, VB Series
(50 ov, T:345) 287/6

Australia won by 57 runs

Player Of The Match
88 (66) & 2 catches
Australia Innings
South Africa Innings
Match Flow
Australia  (50 ovs maximum)
c †Boucher b Langeveldt8866-140133.33
c Kemp b van der Wath1117-1064.70
c Gibbs b Botha7261-80118.03
c Hall b Smith712-1058.33
run out (Smith/†Boucher)7975-50105.33
c Rudolph b Hall2737-0072.97
not out 4733-41142.42
Extras(lb 4, nb 1, w 8)13
TOTAL50 Ov (RR: 6.88)344/6
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Simon Katich, 8.1 ov), 2-138 (Adam Gilchrist, 17.1 ov), 3-168 (Andrew Symonds, 22.1 ov), 4-203 (Ricky Ponting, 29.3 ov), 5-263 (Michael Clarke, 40.5 ov), 6-344 (Damien Martyn, 49.6 ov)
8.1 to SM Katich, OUT!!fraction short outside off stump, nipping away, Katich goes for the cut and gets the outside edge, good catch taken by Kemp at wide first slip. 65/1
40.5 to MJ Clarke, OUT good length ball on the off stump, batsman lofts it flat and straight to Rudolph at long-on. 263/5
17.1 to AC Gilchrist, short ball on the off stump, moving away, Gilchrist goes back and pulls, gets the top edge and ball goes high up in the air, Boucher gets underneath and takes the skier. 138/2
22.1 to A Symonds, arm ball just outside off stump, Symonds tries to hit over straight, mistimes it completely and ball goes in the air, Hall at mid-off runs back and takes a very good catch. 168/3
29.3 to RT Ponting, OUT! flighted ball around the off stump, Ponting moves forward and tries to work it away, turns it straight to Gibbs at mid-wicket, simple catch taken. 203/4
South Africa  (T: 345 runs from 50 ovs)
c †Gilchrist b Lee68-1075.00
c Hussey b Clark2729-4093.10
c †Gilchrist b Symonds4654-6085.18
c Hopes b Symonds7683-3291.56
c Bracken b Hogg2836-3077.77
run out (Ponting)2537-0067.56
not out 3139-2079.48
not out 3716-24231.25
Extras(lb 7, nb 2, w 2)11
TOTAL50 Ov (RR: 5.74)287/6
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Graeme Smith, 2.1 ov), 2-52 (Boeta Dippenaar, 10.3 ov), 3-105 (Herschelle Gibbs, 19.2 ov), 4-172 (Justin Kemp, 31.6 ov), 5-199 (Mark Boucher, 36.3 ov), 6-236 (Ashwell Prince, 44.4 ov)
2.1 to GC Smith, OUT! short ball banged in on the leg stump, shaping in, Smith tries to tuck it away and gets the glove, Gilchrist takes a great one-handed catch down the leg, amazing diving catch!. 7/1
10.3 to HH Dippenaar, OUT: length delivery outside leg stump, Dippenaar lofts it on the front-foot but hits it high in the air to deep forward square leg, Hussey runs backwards and takes a great catch. 52/2
19.2 to HH Gibbs, OUT! arm ball on the off stump, Gibbs tries to work it awy through square leg, ball just clips the pads and onto Gilchrist, Gibbs drags his foot outside, Gilchrist does the rest. 105/3
36.3 to MV Boucher, OUT flat one on the stumps, Boucher tries to loft it over the ropes but gets it high up in the air to long-on where Hopes takes a good catch just inside the ropes. 199/5
31.6 to JM Kemp, OUT flighted ball, wrong'un, kemp tries to loft it over long-on, mistimes and ball goes high up in the air to long-off, Bracken takes a simple catch. 172/4
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TossAustralia, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
Match numberODI no. 2323
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
SA Player Replacement
Substitute in out (1st innings, 14 ov)
AUS Player Replacement
Substitute in out (2nd innings, 10.3 ov)
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PointsAustralia 4, South Africa 0
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