Australia vs South Africa 13th Match at Sharjah, 23 Oct, 2021

Toss: AAustralia, who chose to bowl
South Africa 118/9 (20)
Australia 121/5 (19.4)
Australia won by 5 wickets
Man of the Match: Josh Hazlewood
  • Matthew Wade 15 * (10)
  • Marcus Stoinis 24 * (16)

Over 2.1 Kagiso Rabada bowls a good length delivery to David Warner, Boundary! Gets into a good position and swivel-pulls it over backward square leg. A couple of bounces and into the fence

Over 2.4 Kagiso Rabada bowls a half volley to David Warner, Boundary! Leans forward and drives crisply through extra cover. Warner into the double-digits

Over 3.1 Anrich Nortje bowls a pitched up delivery to Mitchell Marsh, Boundary! Gets forward and brings his wrists into play as he flicks it away in front of square on the leg-side. 

Over 4.1 Kagiso Rabada bowls a pitched up delivery to David Warner, Boundary! Stays leg-side of the ball and scythes it through point. Speeds away to the fence

Over 4.6 Kagiso Rabada bowls a good length delivery to Steven Smith,3 runs, gets forward and tries to flick the ball back into play. Good effort and he's done well not to touch the rope when he made contact with the rope

Over 8.4 Tabraiz Shamsi bowls it short of length to Steven Smith, Boundary! Rocks back, waits and opens his bat-face to guide it fine of the man at short third man. 

Over 12.4: Boundary!. Keshav Maharaj to GJ Maxwell,

Over 13.1 Tabraiz Shamsi tossed up delivery to GJ Maxwell, Boundary! Backs away in the crease and slashes it down to the third man fence for four.

Over 14.4 Anrich Nortje bowls it short of length to Steven Smith, Boundary! Gets rides the bounce and heaves it away powerfully into deep mid-wicket

Over 16.4 Kagiso Rabada bowls a pitched up delivery to Matthew Wade, Boundary!Gets forward and checks his punch, chips uppishly, and Markram dives forward at mid-off for the catch. He's gambled with four runs, and lost it 

Over 16.6 Kagiso Rabada bowls a good length delivery to Matthew Wade, Boundary! Shuffles, walks inside the line and scoops it over short fine leg. It's back to being even!

Over 18.5 Anrich Nortje bowls it short of length to Marcus Stoinis, Boundary! Rock back in the crease and pump it over mid-wicket for four.

Over 19.2 Dwaine Pretorius bowls a pitched up delivery to Marcus Stoinis, Boundary! Comes on to the front foot and smashes it straight down the ground for four.

Over 19.4 Dwaine Pretorius bowls a good length delivery to Marcus Stoinis, Boundary! Gets forward and heave it away over mid-wicket and the ball raced away to the fence for four.