South Africa in Australia, 2008-09
Australia vs South Africa, 3rd Test
Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, January 3-7, 2009
Match Information
Umpires: Billy Bowden (NZ) & Asoka De Silva (SL)
Third Umpire: Rod Tucker (Aus)
Match Referee: Ranjan Madugalle (SL)
Toss: Australia (Elected to bat)
Match Status: Australia won by 103 runs
Man of the Match: Peter Siddle
Man of the Series: Graeme Smith
Australia 1st Innings | South Africa 1st Innings | Australia 2nd Innings | South Africa 2nd Innings
Batting: Australia 1st Innings
Batsmen Australia (445/10 in 136.2 ovs) Runs Balls 4's 6's SR
Matthew Hayden b D Steyn 31 78 4 0 39.74
Simon Katich c A Villiers b J Kallis 47 52 5 0 90.38
Ricky Ponting (c) c M Boucher b M Morkel 0 1 0 0 0.00
Mike Hussey c J Kallis b P Harris 30 99 5 0 30.30
Michael Clarke c & b J Duminy 138 250 17 0 55.20
Andrew McDonald c M Boucher b M Ntini 15 54 1 0 27.78
Brad Haddin (wk) b D Steyn 38 79 4 1 48.10
Mitchell Johnson c G Smith b D Steyn 64 124 11 0 51.61
Nathan Hauritz c J Duminy b P Harris 41 48 7 0 85.42
Peter Siddle lbw b P Harris 23 36 3 0 63.89
Doug Bollinger not out 0 5 0 0 0.00
Extras: b - 0, w - 3, nb - 8, lb - 7 18  
Total: (445 for 10 in 136.2 overs) 445 Run Rate: 3.26
Fall Of Wickets
1/62 (Simon Katich, 12.6 ov.), 2/63 (Ricky Ponting, 13.5 ov.), 3/109 (Matthew Hayden, 33.3 ov.), 4/130 (Mike Hussey, 40.6 ov.), 5/162 (Andrew McDonald, 56.4 ov.), 6/237 (Brad Haddin, 81.4 ov.), 7/379 (Michael Clarke, 120.4 ov.), 8/381 (Mitchell Johnson, 121.5 ov.), 9/440 (Peter Siddle, 134.3 ov.), 10/445 (Nathan Hauritz, 136.2 ov.)
Bowling: South Africa
Bowler O M R W Nb Wd ER
Dale Steyn 27 5 95 3 0 0 3.5
Makhaya Ntini 29 5 102 1 3 1 3.5
Morne Morkel 27 3 89 1 5 0 3.3
Jacques Kallis 20 6 54 1 0 1 2.7
Paul Harris 29.2 6 84 3 0 1 2.9
Jean-Paul Duminy 4 0 14 1 0 0 3.5
Batting: South Africa 1st Innings
Batsmen South Africa (327/9 in 120.5 ovs) Runs Balls 4's 6's SR
Neil McKenzie lbw b P Siddle 23 79 4 0 29.11
Graeme Smith (c) retd hurt 30 31 5 0 96.77
Hashim Amla lbw b A McDonald 51 134 7 0 38.06
Jacques Kallis c M Hayden b M Johnson 37 55 6 0 67.27
AB de Villiers run out (M Johnson) 11 52 1 0 21.15
Jean-Paul Duminy lbw b M Johnson 13 52 2 0 25.00
Mark Boucher (wk) b P Siddle 89 170 8 1 52.35
Morne Morkel b P Siddle 40 134 5 0 29.85
Paul Harris lbw b P Siddle 2 11 0 0 18.18
Dale Steyn b P Siddle 6 10 1 0 60.00
Makhaya Ntini not out 0 1 0 0 0.00
Extras: b - 0, w - 9, nb - 4, lb - 12 25  
Total: (327 for 9 in 120.5 overs) 327 Run Rate: 2.71
Fall Of Wickets
1/76 (Neil McKenzie, 24.3 ov.), 2/131 (Jacques Kallis, 40.3 ov.), 3/161 (AB de Villiers, 56.5 ov.), 4/166 (Hashim Amla, 59.2 ov.), 5/193 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 74.5 ov.), 6/308 (Morne Morkel, 114.2 ov.), 7/310 (Paul Harris, 116.1 ov.), 8/316 (Dale Steyn, 118.5 ov.), 9/327 (Mark Boucher, 120.5 ov.)
Bowling: Australia
Bowler O M R W Nb Wd ER
Peter Siddle 27.5 11 59 5 0 0 2.1
Doug Bollinger 23 4 78 0 3 2 3.4
Mitchell Johnson 28 6 69 2 0 3 2.5
Andrew McDonald 22 8 41 1 1 0 1.9
Nathan Hauritz 20 5 68 0 0 0 3.4
Batting: Australia 2nd Innings
Batsmen Australia (257/4 in 67.3 ovs) Runs Balls 4's 6's SR
Matthew Hayden b M Morkel 39 63 7 0 61.90
Simon Katich lbw b D Steyn 61 136 7 0 44.85
Ricky Ponting (c) b M Morkel 53 57 9 0 92.98
Mike Hussey not out 46 93 3 1 49.46
Michael Clarke c H Amla b P Harris 42 56 2 0 75.00
Brad Haddin (wk)            
Andrew McDonald            
Nathan Hauritz            
Mitchell Johnson            
Peter Siddle            
Doug Bollinger            
Extras: b - 7, w - 0, nb - 1, lb - 8 16  
Total: (257 for 4 in 67.3 overs) 257 Run Rate: 3.81
Fall Of Wickets
1/62 (Matthew Hayden, 16.5 ov.), 2/134 (Ricky Ponting, 36.4 ov.), 3/181 (Simon Katich, 50.5 ov.), 4/257 (Michael Clarke, 67.3 ov.)
Bowling: South Africa
Bowler O M R W Nb Wd ER
Dale Steyn 13 1 60 1 0 0 4.6
Makhaya Ntini 12 1 66 0 1 0 5.5
Morne Morkel 12 2 38 2 0 0 3.2
Jacques Kallis 10 5 14 0 0 0 1.4
Paul Harris 20.3 1 64 1 0 0 3.1
Batting: South Africa 2nd Innings
Batsmen South Africa (272/10 in 114.2 ovs) Runs Balls 4's 6's SR
Neil McKenzie c M Hussey b D Bollinger 27 101 3 0 26.73
Morne Morkel c M Johnson b D Bollinger 0 2 0 0 0.00
Hashim Amla c S Katich b N Hauritz 59 112 9 0 52.68
Jacques Kallis c & b A McDonald 4 13 0 0 30.77
AB de Villiers b P Siddle 56 144 8 0 38.89
Jean-Paul Duminy lbw b M Johnson 16 92 2 0 17.39
Mark Boucher (wk) lbw b P Siddle 4 24 0 0 16.67
Paul Harris lbw b P Siddle 6 43 0 0 13.95
Dale Steyn lbw b A McDonald 28 65 2 0 43.08
Makhaya Ntini not out 28 75 5 0 37.33
Graeme Smith (c) b M Johnson 3 17 0 0 17.65
Extras: b - 12, w - 4, nb - 2, lb - 18, p - 5  41  
Total: (272 for 10 in 114.2 overs) 272 Run Rate: 2.38
Fall Of Wickets
1/2 (Morne Morkel, 1.2 ov.), 2/68 (Neil McKenzie, 30.2 ov.), 3/91 (Jacques Kallis, 35.3 ov.), 4/110 (Hashim Amla, 41.1 ov.), 5/166 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 70.2 ov.), 6/172 (Mark Boucher, 76.5 ov.), 7/190 (AB de Villiers, 83.6 ov.), 8/202 (Paul Harris, 90.1 ov.), 9/257 (Dale Steyn, 107.4 ov.), 10/272 (Graeme Smith, 114.2 ov.)
Bowling: Australia
Bowler O M R W Nb Wd ER
Peter Siddle 27 10 54 3 0 0 2.0
Doug Bollinger 21 5 53 2 2 1 2.5
Mitchell Johnson 23.2 7 49 2 0 2 2.1
Andrew McDonald 13 6 32 2 0 0 2.5
Nathan Hauritz 28 10 47 1 0 0 1.7
Michael Clarke 2 1 2 0 0 0 1.0
The Teams
Australia: Matthew Hayden , Simon Katich , Ricky Ponting (c) , Mike Hussey , Michael Clarke , Brad Haddin (w) , Andrew McDonald , Nathan Hauritz , Mitchell Johnson , Peter Siddle , Doug Bollinger , Ben Hilfenhaus (sub)

South Africa: Graeme Smith (c) , Neil McKenzie , Hashim Amla , Jacques Kallis , AB de Villiers , Jean-Paul Duminy , Mark Boucher (w) , Paul Harris , Morne Morkel , Dale Steyn , Makhaya Ntini , Ashwell Prince (sub) , Robin Peterson (sub) , Lonwabo Tsotsobe (sub) , Monde Zondeki (sub) , Vaughn van Jaarsveld (sub)

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