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South Africa v Australian XI
Australian XI in South Africa 1986/87
VenueCenturion Park, Verwoerdburg on 12th February 1987 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossAustralian XI won the toss and decided to field
ResultAustralian XI won by 5 wickets
UmpiresLJ Rautenbach, DD Schoof
Man of the MatchGS le Roux

South Africa inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
SJ Cookc Rixon b Alderman3915--33.33
RF Pienaarc Rixon b Hogg93041--30.00
PN Kirstenc Rixon b McCurdy2741593-65.85
RG Pollockc Faulkner b Wessels3244625-72.73
KS McEwanc Rixon b Faulkner172646--65.38
*CEB Ricec McCurdy b Wessels71212--58.33
+DJ Richardsonc Haysman b McCurdy5457646-94.74
GS le Rouxb McCurdy5863865-92.06
HA Pageb McCurdy5451-125.00
CJPG van Zylnot out131525--86.67
AA Donaldnot out224--100.00
Extras(1 b, 5 lb, 1 nb, 3 w)10
Total(9 wickets, innings closed, 216 minutes, 50 overs)237
Fall of wickets:
1-7 (Cook), 2-20 (Pienaar), 3-61 (Kirsten), 4-84 (Pollock), 5-94 (Rice), 6-98 (McEwan), 7-185 (Richardson), 8-196 (Page), 9-230 (le Roux)
Australian XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Hogg10   1361--60.003.60
Alderman10   03411-60.003.40
McCurdy10   06142115.006.10
Faulkner10   0481--60.004.80
Wessels7   1322--21.004.57
Smith3   0200---6.67

Australian XI inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
SB Smithc Richardson b Page3748586-77.08
J Dysonc Kirsten b Rice41991303-41.41
KC Wesselsc van Zyl b le Roux4361905-70.49
*KJ Hughesc Richardson b le Roux4437714-118.92
MD Taylorrun out (Pollock)2936421-80.56
MD Haysmannot out21162211131.25
PI Faulknernot out5512--100.00
+SJ Rixondid not bat      
RJ McCurdydid not bat      
RM Hoggdid not bat      
TM Aldermandid not bat      
Extras(9 lb, 5 nb, 4 w)18
Total(5 wickets, 215 minutes, 48.5 overs)238
Fall of wickets:
1-54 (Smith), 2-122 (Dyson), 3-148 (Wessels), 4-204 (Taylor), 5-217 (Hughes)
South Africa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
le Roux9.51462--29.504.68
van Zyl10   048013-4.80
Donald10   147032-4.70
Page10   1511--60.005.10
Rice9   0371--54.004.11

Notes
--> DJ Richardson passed 1000 runs in List A matches when he reached 18
--> CJPG van Zyl passed his previous highest score of 10 in List A matches