Player of the Match
Player of the Match
, play 04:54
Katich: Match referee has to nip this behaviour in the bud

Katich: Match referee has to nip this behaviour in the bud

, play 03:27
Last 'big' series for South Africa stars?

A young Australia side take on an ageing South Africa at Durban looking to continue their good Test touring record in the country

, play 02:19
Why do Australia win so often in South Africa?

We wear the passionate fan's hat and try to find out the reasons behind their unique away record in South Africa

, play 05:47
'Maharaj could be key in this series' - Graeme Smith

'Maharaj could be key in this series' - Graeme Smith

Markram's mark


No. of fourth-innings centuries in Durban since 1992, including Markram's in this match. The only other was Herschelle Gibbs' 104 also v Aus in 2002. SA had chased down 335 in that Test.

Rare dismissal for ABD


Instances of AB de Villiers being run out in Tests. This was his first such instance since Oct 2013. It's also his first duck in 39 Test innings v Australia

Tough for SA


The highest 4th-innings total in a Durban Test since South Africa's return to Test cricket. SA made that score v Australia in 2009, in a Test they lost by 175 runs

Maharaj's marches ahead


No. of SA spinners to take more than six wickets in a Test at Durban since readmission before this Test. Keshav Maharaj has taken nine in this match.

Bancroft gets one


No. of 50s for Cameron Bancroft in his 10 Test innings, including the one in the second inns of this Test. He hasn't crossed 30 in rest of the 8 inns.

Warner in SA


David Warner's average in Tests in South Africa, before this match. In the 2013-14 tour he had scored 543 runs in three Tests with three centuries and two fifties. He's got to another fifty in this match.

Smith's Streak


No. of consecutive 50+ scores for Steven Smith in Tests, including his 56 in this inns. He had scored 239, 76, 102* and 83 in last two Ashes Tests before this series.

Home disadvantage


No. of Test series wins for South Africa against Australia at home since readmission. They have played 7 series in SA of which Aus won 5 and 2 were drawn.