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Australia vs South Africa ()

Status-Match Ended Venue - Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Date - 01/01/1970, Toss won by - Australia
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Squad details .

Australia

David Warner, Ed Cowan, Michael Clarke, Michael Hussey, Ricky Ponting, Rob Quiney, Ben Hilfenhaus, James Pattinson, Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Peter Siddle, Shane Watson, Matthew Wade,

South Africa

Alviro Petersen, Dean Elgar, Graeme Smith, Hashim Amla, Jacques Rudolph, Dale Steyn, Imran Tahir, Morne Morkel, Robin Peterson, Faf du Plessis, Jacques Kallis, Rory Kleinveldt, Vernon Philander, AB de Villiers, Thami Tsolekile

Pitch report

Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

The track looks a good one to bat upon but could take turn as the game progresses.
Weather

Mostly sunny with possibility of some showers on Nov 26


  • 22 Nov, 2012
    Max:28
    Min:11

  • 23 Nov, 2012
    Max:31
    Min:14

  • 24 Nov, 2012
    Max:35
    Min:20

  • 25 Nov, 2012
    Max:35
    Min:19

  • 26 Nov, 2012
    Max:28
    Min:18
SWOT Analysis
AustraliaSouth Africa
StrengthIn form middle order, good pace attackStrong top order, dangerous pace bowlers
WeaknessFragile Top orderOut of form middle order, spin attack
OpportunitiesEnded the first Test on a psychological high, going into the 2nd Test confidentlyTheir middle order will be boosted by the entry of Faf du Plessis
ThreatsHashim Amla, Dale SteynMicheal Clarke, James Pattinson
Head to head
  • Total match played: 86
  • Tied: 0
  • Drawn: 19
AustraliaSouth Africa
Matches won4819
Home Wins2012
Away Wins267
Highest Innings Score652 on February 22, 2002651 on March 19, 2009
Lowest Innings Score47 on November 09, 201136 on February 12, 1932
Top Performers
AustraliaSouth Africa
Highest Total Chased335 on January 20, 1950413 on December 17, 2008
Lowest Total Defended175 on October 18, 1902169 on January 02, 1994
Most Prolific BatsmanRicky Ponting - 2100 RunsJacques Kallis - 1835 Runs
Highest Individual Score299 by Don Bradman On January 29, 1932274 by Graeme Pollock On February 05, 1970
Most Successful BowlerShane Warne - 130 WicketsHugh Tayfield - 64 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis8/61 by Mitchell Johnson On December 17, 20087/23 by Hugh Tayfield On January 20, 1950