Australia vs South Africa RESULTS (test)

Australia vs South Africa Live Score (TEST)

1st Test, W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth 03 November, 2016

Toss won by South Africa (decided to bat)

South Africa beat Australia by 177 runs

Man of the Match: Kagiso Rabada

Match Notes

Day 5

5th wkt Partnership: 50 off 93 balls between U Khawaja (20) and M Marsh (26)

Referral 3 (62.4 overs): SA against M Marsh (LBW) - Successful (AUS 2, SA 1)

Australia 200/5 in 62.6 overs

P Nevill dropped on 2 by du Plessis in 64.4 overs

Drinks: Australia 225/5 in 72.0 overs

Referral 4 (76.1 overs): U Khawaja against SA (LBW) - Unsuccessful (AUS 1, SA 1)

Australia 252/6 in 79.0 overs

Referral 5 (82.5 overs): M Starc against SA (LBW) - Unsuccessful (AUS 0, SA 1)

K Rabada takes his 4th 5-wicket haul in Tests : 5/73 (23.5)

Lunch: Australia 263/7 in 84.0 overs

New ball taken: Australia 279/7 in 92.0 overs

Australia 300/8 in 99.1 overs

Drinks: Australia 301/8 in 101.0 overs

J Hazlewood dropped on 10 by T Bavuma in 101.4 overs

9th wkt Partnership: 50 off 108 balls between P Nevill (22) and J Hazlewood (27)

P Nevill 3rd Test fifty: 50 runs in 138 balls (6x4) (0x6)

J Hazlewood dropped on 27 by H Amla in 111.5 overs

Australia 351/9 in 113.4 overs

Referral 6 (117.3 overs): SA against N Lyon (LBW) - Unsuccessful (AUS 1, SA 1)

Referral 7 (119.1 overs): Nathan Lyon against SA (LBW) - Unsuccessful (AUS 0, SA 1)

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4338 121
2 Australia 4797 109
3 South Africa 3528 107
4 England 5071 101
5 New Zealand 4011 98
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