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South Africa won by 148 runs
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Match played at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg, on 18 Jan 2015
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AS IT HAPPENED: South Africa win by 148 runs

2015-01-18 09:00
Last Updated at 07:59
18 Jan 18:35
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18 Jan 18:33
De Villiers with lots of praise for Amla and Rossouw.
18 Jan 18:30

MAN OF THE MATCH

No surprise!  It's AB de Villiers!

18 Jan 18:29
Jason Holder still seems a little shell-shocked during the post match presentation.
18 Jan 18:27

OVER 1100 RUNS SCORED AT THE WANDERERS DURING THE T20 AND ODI INTERNATIONAL

Well done to Chris Scott, the groundsman at the Wanderers.

18 Jan 18:22

MIND BLOWING STAT OF THE MATCH

AB de Villiers batted for just 59 minutes today...

18 Jan 18:17

SOUTH AFRICA WIN BY 148 RUNS!

Comprehensive victory for the Proteas.  AB de Villiers played a knock that surely will never be repeated very soon.  Something completely out of this world.

South Africa lead the series 2-0.

18 Jan 18:13
FOUR!  Holder drives him in the air, over the top of mid off.  Good shot from the West Indian captain.
18 Jan 18:12
Morkel will bowl the last over of the day.
18 Jan 18:12
Steyn ends his 10 overs spell, he took 1/29.  Great bowling for the South African spearhead.
18 Jan 18:10
FOUR!  Short from Steyn and Holder pulls him behind square for a boundary.
18 Jan 18:05
Another great over from Steyn, he goes past the outside edge of Sammy's bat with the last delivery.
18 Jan 18:02

West Indies 274/7 after 46 overs.

All slowly coming to an end, the West Indies clearly don't want to be bowled out here. 

18 Jan 17:59
FOUR!  Sammy runs Tahir down to a fine third man region for a boundary.   Good skill from the big man.
18 Jan 17:55

West Indies 265/7 after 44 overs.

Sammy 14* (23)

Holder 8* (8)

18 Jan 17:53

Just going through the motions now, West Indies know they won't win this.  3 runs off that Behadien over .

18 Jan 17:50
Behadien is back into the attack.   He runs in to Holder.
18 Jan 17:46
FOUR!  Sammy edges Morkel wide of the keeper and down to fine third man for a boundary.
18 Jan 17:44
That is 150 ODI wickets for Morne Morkel.
18 Jan 17:44

WICKET!  Ramdin is gone!  He skies Morkel to deep square leg where Du Plessi takes a diving catch.

D Ramdin c du Plessis b Morkel 57 (55b 4x4 1x6) SR: 103.63

18 Jan 17:40
FOUR! Wide from Tahir and Sammy stretches but hits it through point for a boundary.
18 Jan 17:38

West Indies  242/6 after 40 overs.

Required Run-rate: 19.80

18 Jan 17:38
Five runs from that Morkel over.
18 Jan 17:35
Morkel returns for his third spell... he accounted for Gayle's wicket in his first spell, although was plagued by no-balls.
18 Jan 17:33
Steyn has now bowled 8 overs and taken 1/19.
18 Jan 17:32
Steyn has been superb today... hostile and accurate.
18 Jan 17:29

West Indies 235/6 after 38 overs

Run-rate required: 17.08

18 Jan 17:26
Darren Sammy is the new man in for the West Indies.
18 Jan 17:26

WICKET!  Tahir has bowled rank long hop and Russell has hit it to the man on the deep midwicket fence.  

AD Russell c Miller b Imran Tahir 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

18 Jan 17:24

HALF CENTURY FOR RAMDIN

That is his 6th ODI fifty.  It cam off 45 balls with 4x4 and 1x6. 

18 Jan 17:23

WICKET!  A short, quick delivery, Carter tries to pull over midwicket, but Steyn has rushed him there and he only spoons it to mid-on.  

Nice innings from the West Indies youngster.

JL Carter c sub (WD Parnell) b Steyn 40 (39b 3x4 1x6) SR: 102.56

18 Jan 17:21
Carter playing a wide range of strokes at the moment off Steyn, unfortunately for him, he is not making any contact.
18 Jan 17:20
Steyn still charging in... he has really bowled well without reward.
18 Jan 17:17

West Indies 229/4 after 36 overs

Required run-rate: 15.07

18 Jan 17:17
SIX!  Carter drops on one knee and slog sweeps Tahir over midwicket from a massive six.  Great shot from the youngster.
18 Jan 17:14

BATTING POWERPLAY NOW IN EFFECT 

The batting powerplay had to be taken as it is the 35th over.

18 Jan 17:13
Tahir returns...
18 Jan 17:11
FOUR!  Byes, as the ball misses everything and rolls to the boundary.
18 Jan 17:10
De Villiers wanting to get through the fifth bowler now it seems as Duminy returns to bowl in tandem with Behadien.
18 Jan 17:08
Behadien crashes to the ground after delivering a ball.  His front foot has slipped there.  That looks nasty, but he is up on his feet now.
18 Jan 17:07

50 PARTNERSHIP

The 50 partnership has come off 50 balls.  Carter has 35 off 29 balls.

18 Jan 17:05
SIX!  Some action from Carter as he dispatches a short ball from Behadien for maximum!
18 Jan 17:05
Behadien returns with his medium pacers.
18 Jan 17:04
Another tight over from Steyn with only four runs coming off it.  This game is meandering along here.  Required run-rate is now up 14.29.
18 Jan 17:00

West Indies 192/4 after 32 overs

They are actually 8 runs ahead of South Africa at the same stage.

Required run-rate: 13.72

18 Jan 16:59
FOUR!  Carter going after Tahir here as he goes the aerial route over cover, just over the fielder stationed there.
 
  • 50

    Morkel to bowl the final over. First ball has been struck through the line beautifully by Holder for 4! A dot ball and a wide follows. Three dot balls follow. Last ball is defended and South Africa have won by 148 runs and are 2-0 up in the series.

  • 49

    Steyn to bowl his final over. There's 2 off the first ball, followed by 2 dot balls. Fourth ball is short and Holder pulls it backward of square for 4! Single off the fifth ball. Dot ball to end the over.

  • 48

    Tahir to bowl his final over. Starts with 3 dot balls. Two singles follow and a dot ball to finish the over.

  • 47

    Steyn to bowl his 9th over. Starts with 2 dot balls, followed by a single. Two more singles follow and a dot ball to end the over. Steyn thought he heard an edge and wanted AB to review but AB decides against it, which was the correct decision as there was no contact between bat and ball.

  • 46

    Tahir is back. First ball is flat and Sammy late cuts it past the keeper for 4! A dot ball and a single follow. Three dot balls to end the over.

  • 45

    Morkel bowling his 9th over. Single off the first ball. Three dot balls follow. Two runs off the fifth ball and a single off the last ball.

  • 44

    Behardien is back. Starts with a dot ball, followed by a single. Two more singles and a dot ball follow. A dot ball to end the over.

  • 43

    Tahir starts with a dot ball. Two runs taken off the second and third balls. Single off the fourth ball. Two dot balls to end the over.

  • 42

    Morkel is back and starts with a dot ball. WICKET! Ramdin slices a top edge that Faf takes at deep square holds onto a very good catch diving forward after misjudging it. Good innings from Ramdin and he goes for 57 runs off 55 balls. Jason Holder walks in. Two more dot balls. Last ball is edged past the keeper for 4 by Sammy!

  • 41

    Tahir into his 7th over. Starts with 4 leg-byes as the ball beats de Villiers. Single off the next ball. A dot ball follows. Fourth ball is wide and Sammy drives this through point for 4! A dot ball and 2 runs off the fifth ball. Dot ball to end the over.

  • 40

    Morkel is back. Concedes a single off the first ball. Single off the first ball, followed by a dot ball. Leg-bye off the third ball. Ramdin gets 2 off the fourth ball, followed by a single off the next ball. Dot ball to end the over.

  • 39

    Steyn into his 8th over. Starts with 2 dot balls. Third ball is edged to third man and they go through for a single. Another single off the fourth ball. Two dot balls to finish the over.

  • 38

    Tahir continues and Ramdin gets a single off the first ball to get his fifty! WICKET! Russell hits the first ball he faces straight to Faf at deep midwicket. It was on the shorter side and he has a slog. Very disappointed with himself as he goes for a golden duck. Sammy is the next man in. Sammy gets off the mark with a single. A dot ball and 2 singles to end the over.

  • 37

    Steyn into the attack. Single off the first and second ball. Three dot balls follow. WICKET! After some slow balls, this ball was quicker onto Carter than he thought and ends up splicing the ball to the sub (Parnell) at mid-on. He goes for 40 off 39 balls.

  • 36

    Powerplay time. Tahir to bowl. Singles off the first and second balls. Dot ball follows. A single and a wide follows. Single off the next ball. Last ball has been slog-swept by Ramdin over the deep-square boundary for six!

  • 35

    Duminy is back. Concedes a run off the first ball, followed by a leg-bye off the second. Third ball goes for 4 byes as Ramdin tries to heave this ball to the leg-side but misses and it goes through the keeper to the boundry. Three runs and a single follow and another single to end the over.

  • 34

    Behardien is back. Starts with a dot ball. Next ball is short and Carter pulls it over midwicket for 6! Brings up the 200 for the Windies as well as the 50 partnership. 3 singles follow off the next 3 balls. A single off the last ball but the bowler falls over after he delivered the ball. Behardien stays on the ground for a while but gets up and seems to be ok.

  • 33

    Steyn concedes 2 off the first ball of his new over. A single and 3 dot balls follow. Single off the last ball.

  • 32

    Tahir is back and starts with 2 dot balls. Next ball is short and pulled between long-on and deep midwicket by Carter for 4! Next ball is driven over cover for another 4! 2 singles follow.

  • 31

    Steyn is back. Starts with a dot ball, followed by a single. Third ball is on the pads and Ramdin flicks it between deep-square and long-leg for 4! Two dot balls to end the over.

  • 30

    Duminy is back. Starts with a dot ball. Next ball is swept by Carter through square-leg for 4! There's 2 off the third and a single off the fourth ball. A single and 3 runs to end the over.

  • 29

    Philander to owl his final over. He concedes four singles and ends with figures of 10 - 0 - 69 - 2.

  • 28

    Behardien starts with a dot ball, followed by 2 singles. Next ball is short and down leg-side and Ramdin whips it past short long-leg for 4! A dot ball and a single to end the over.

  • 27

    Philander continues and starts with a dot ball. Just 2 singles in the over.

  • 26

    Behardien continues and there's a single off his first ball. There's a single off the second ball which brings up the 150 for the Windies. Four more singles to complete the over.

  • 25

    Philander bowling his 8th over now. Single off the first ball. Wide off the next. Third ball is played beautifully down the ground by Ramdin for 4! Next ball is full and wide and Ramdin plays it through the covers for another 4! Single off the next ball. Fifth ball is a dot ball. WICKET! Philander goes wider and Samuels cuts it straight to Behardien in the covers. He goes for 40 off 48 balls.

  • 24

    Behardien continues and there's 2 singles off the first 2 balls. Third ball is cut past point for 4 by Samuels! A dot ball and a single follows. A dot ball to end the over.

  • 23

    Philander continues and there's a single off the first ball and another one off the second ball. Four dot balls to end the over.

  • 22

    Behardien into the attack. Starts with a dot ball. WICKET! A leg-cutter from the bowler and Smith hits it high and it doesn't have enough distance on it and Duminy at long-off running in takes the catch. Smith goes for 64 off 65 balls. Ramdin walks in. The batsmen crossed and Samuels is on strike. Gets 2 off the third ball, followed by 2 singles. Two runs off the last ball.

  • 21

    Philander is back. First ball is drilled wide of long-on by Samuels for 4! Three dot balls follow. Last ball is a wide and over ends with a dot ball.

  • 20

    Duminy is back. First ball is slog swept wide of mid-on by Smith for 4! Next ball is short and Smith pulls it over deep midwicket for 6! Single and a dot ball follow.Over ends with a single and a dot ball.

  • 19

    Morkel bowling his sixth over. Concedes a leg-bye first up. There's just 2 more singles in the over.

  • 18

    Tahir starts with a single, followed by 2 dot balls. There's a single off the fourth ball. Fifth ball has been swung over long-off for 6 by Samuels! 100 up for the Windies. Dot ball to end the over.

  • 17

    Morkel bowling his fifth over. Starts with a dot ball and a single off the second ball. Third ball is short and wide and Smith cuts over point for a boundary! He goes to fifty with that shot. Three dot balls to end the over.

  • 16

    Tahir to start us off after the drinks break. There's 2 singles off the first 2 balls. A dot ball and another single follows. Two off the fifth ball and a single to end the over.

  • 15

    Morkel is back. Starts with a dot ball, followed by a single. Another dot ball and single follow. Two dot balls to end the over.Time for a drink.

  • 14

    Tahir into the attack. Starts with 2 dot balls, followed by a single. A dot ball and a single follow. Ends the over with a dot ball.

  • 13

    Steyn into his fourth. Bowls five dot balls. Last ball is a wide and the finishes with a dot ball.

  • 12

    Time for spin with JP Duminy. Starts with a dot ball, followed by a single. Third ball is a dot. Next ball is timed really well straight doe the ground by Samuels for 4! Single off the fifth ball. Last ball is dragged short and Smith pulls it through square-leg for 4!

  • 11

    Steyn starts with 2 dot balls. Single off the next ball. A leg-bye off the fourth ball. A single and a dot ball to end the ball.

  • 10

    Philander into his fifth over. First ball is driven in the air by Smith over the off-side field for 4! Next ball is full and its drilled down the ground for another 4! A single and a dotball follow. WICKET! This delivery has swung back into the left hander and it looks good. Johnson has gone for the review and it confirms that the ball is crashing into the stumps and there's no edge. Johnson is on his way for 1 off 15 balls. Samuels walks in. Dot ball to end the over.

  • 9

    Steyn concedes a single off the first ball. Three dot balls follow. A wide follows. Two dot balls to end the over.

  • 8

    Philander starts by conceding 2 off the first ball. Next ball is a slower ball that Smith lofts over mid-off for 4! Two dot balls follow. Fifth ball is short and sits up nicely for Smith to crack over the off-side for 4! Two wides follow and a single to end the over.

  • 7

    Steyn into the attack. Starts with a dot ball, followed by a single. Four dot balls to end the over.

  • 6

    Philander continues and just concedes 2 singles in the over.

  • 5

    Morkel starts with 2 dot balls. Single off the next ball, followed by a dot ball. WICKET! The ball is short of a length and Gayle tries to pull it over deep midwicket and Behardien takes the catch! Gayle goes for 19 off 13 deliveries. Johnson is in and the over ends with a dot ball.

  • 4

    Philander continues and starts with a single and a dot ball. Another single and a wide follows. Two runs off the next ball. Fifth ball is sent straight past mid-on for 4! Last ball is launched over long-on for a maximum by Gayle! Good over for the Windies.

  • 3

    Morkel starts with a dot ball. Single off the next ball. Three dot balls follow and 2 off the final ball.

  • 2

    Philander to open from the other end. Starts with 2 dot balls. Next ball is short and Smith goes for the pull but it comes off his thigh pad and beats a diving de Villiers and goes for 4! Three dot balls to end the over.

  • 1

    First ball has been bottom edged by Smith past the keeper for 4! A wide follows. Next ball was a wicket where Smith cut the ball to Philander at third man but the umpires checked and its a no ball. Free hit and the batsmen have crossed, so Gayle is on strike for the free-hit. Gayle pulls the next ball and beats deep square. Starts with a boundary. Dot ball. Next ball is sliced to third man and its another no ball. Single off the next ball. Two dot balls to end the over.

  • Welcome Back - We are back and Morkel will open the bowling. Lots will depend on Gayle and Smith.

  • End of Innings - That was one whirlwind of an innings by South Africa. de Villiers broke the record for the fastest century in ODI's and also equalled the record, with Rohit Sharma, for most number of sixes by a batsman in an innings which is 16! Amla also did well by scoring his highest ODI score which is 153 not out. Rossouw was the other centurion today with his maiden century. There's nothing to write home about concerning the West Indies bowlers. Join us in 30 minutes for the chase.

  • 50

    Andre Russell to bowl the final over. Single off the first ball. Two runs off the second ball. A dot ball follows. WICKET! AB smashes the ball straight to Carter at deep cover! He goes for a scintillating 149 off 44 balls which included 9 boundaries and 16 sixes! Great innings! The over ends with 2 dot balls. Brilliant final over from Russell!

  • 49

    Smith is back. First ball is whacked over midwicket for 6! Next ball is whacked again over midwicket for another 6! de Villiers digs out a yorker and manages to squirt it past short long-leg for 4! Next ball is pulled over square-leg for 6! Fifth ball is nailed over long-off for another 6! It's raining sixes at the Wanderers! Two off the final ball.

  • 48

    Taylor changes ends. Two off the first ball. Next ball is driven past extra-cover for 4 by Amla. 150 partnership between these 2 coming off just 54 balls! A leg-bye and a single follows. A dot ball follows. Last ball is stroked through extra-cover for 4 by Amla. Its his 150!

  • 47

    Russell starts 2 off the first ball. A single off the next ball. Leg-bye off the third ball. Dot ball and a single follows. Last ball is swung over the deep-point fence by AB for 6!

  • 46

    Holder is back. Starts with a dot ball and a single. de Villiers swings the next ball down the ground for 4! Steps across and lifts it over backward square for 6! One shot away from a century and the record! SIX! Its full outside off and AB slog sweeps over deep midwicket for 6! HE SETS THE NEW RECORD FOR FASTEST CENTURY! The previos best was in 36 balls by Corey Anderson. AB has done it in 31! Last ball has sailed over the bowlers head for another 6!

  • 45

    Russell is back. Two runs off the first and second balls. A dot ball and a single follow. Fifth ball is a dot ball. Last ball has been lifted over backward-square leg for 6 by de Villiers!

  • 44

    Smith called upon to stem the tide. Single off the first ball. Second ball is carved over point for 4 by Amla! Next ball is a slower ball, that is mistimed over mid-off but still has enough on it to get to the boundary. A single and a dot ball follow. Last ball is a high full toss and gets the edge past Ramdin for 4 by de Villiers! Called a no-ball for height. Last ball is swung down the ground to the long-on boundary for 4!

  • 43

    Taylor to bowl his ninth over. Starts with a single. Next ball is short and de Villiers goes for the hook but gets a top edge that sails over fine-leg for 6! A single off the next ball. Amla plays the next ball to backward point and they scramble a single. There's a shy at the stumps but there's no one to back up and its 4 overthrows. Fifth ball is steered past short third man for 4! Single off the last ball.

  • 42

    Holder is back. He starts by conceding 2 singles off the first 2 balls. AB lifts the next ball over backward square-leg for 6! Next ball is smashed down the ground, into the stands for another 6! That's the record for the fastest 50 in ODI's! Previous record was 17 balls by Sanath Jayasuria and now AB has bettered that by a ball. Fifth ball is slapped own the ground, just clearing long-on for another 6! Last ball is full and wide and has been smacked over cover for 4! 24 runs coming off the over.

  • 41

    Taylor continues. Single off the first ball. Next ball is a full-toss and has been pummelled over long-off for 6! Third ball is a dot ball. Two runs off the fourth and fifth balls. A leg-bye off the final ball.

  • 40

    Russell is back. Starts with 2 singles off the first 2 balls. de Villiers lifts this ball over mid-off for 4! Next ball is pulled over square-leg for 6! Fifth ball is slapped over mid-off for 4! Last ball is scooped over backward square for 6! Huge over for South Africa. 22 runs coming off it.

  • 39

    Taylor is back. A low full toss to start off with and its cracked by Rossouw to the leg-side short boundary for 4! Next ball, Russouw steps down and smacks this over the bowlers head for 4! WICKET!!! West Indies have their first wicket and it comes in the 39th over! It was a half-volley on leg-stump and Russouw has chipped this straight to Benn at mid-off! He goes for a well played 128 off 115 balls which included 11 boundaries and 2 sixes! This opening stand was the sixth highest in ODI's for all teams! AB de Villiers comes in. Slower ball and AB slaps it down the ground for 4! There's 2 off the fifth ball and a single off the last ball.

  • 38

    Benn to bowl his final over. First ball is flicked by Amla to the backward square boundary for 4! Three singles follow. Two off the fifth ball and a single off the last ball.

  • 37

    Captain Holder is back. Starts with a single. Next ball is a low full toss and Russow clubs that through point for 4! Third ball is dropped short and Russouw pulls it over square-leg for 6! Umpire Steve Davis getting some treatment, so there's a break in play. Once we continue, there's a single and a dot ball. Single to end the over.

  • 36

    Benn comes back. There's 2 off the first ball, followed by a single off the next ball. Another 2 off the third and a single off the fourth. Dot ball and a single to end the over.

  • 35

    Smith continues. Starts with a wide. Single off the next ball. Second ball is wide and full and Amla plays it past point and beats third man for 4! That's 100 for Amla as well! This has been a great opening partnership. A dot ball and three singles end the over.

  • 34

    Russell continues and starts with 2 dot balls. Two singles follow. Two off the fifth ball and a single off the last ball and that's a maiden 100 for Russouw! Well played innings by the young man.

  • 33

    Dwayne Smith to bowl his medium pacers. Very full ball outside off. Nice shot by Amla through mid-off for 4, although he was helped by some sloppy fielding by extra-cover. A single and a dot ball follow. Another single off the fourth ball, followed by 3 off the fifth ball. A single off the last ball.

  • 32

    Andre Russell is back now. Starts by conceding 2 singles off the first 2 balls, followed by 2 off the third ball. Three singles to end the over. 29 runs coming off the powerplay and they lost no wickets. Oddly enough, just one boundry coming off the powerplay.

  • 31

    Holder is back. A single off the first ball, followed by a dot ball. Three singles follow and two off the last ball.

  • 30

    Benn into his 8th over and just concedes 2 singles.

  • 29

    Taylor continues. Starts with a single. Next ball is punched between cover and mid-off for 4 by Russouw. Two and a single follow. A single and a dot ball to end the over.

  • 28

    Batting powerplay has been taken. Benn comes back. Starts with a dot ball. Single off the next ball. A dot ball, 2 taken off the fourth ball and another dot ball. Two taken off the last ball.

  • 27

    Taylor back into the attack. Starts with a dot ball. Single off the next ball. Dot ball follows. Next ball is full and sliced over cover point for 4 by Russouw! Two singles to end the over.

  • 26

    Sammy starts with a dot ball. Single off the next ball. Third ball is short outside off and Russouw steps down and flat-bats this wide of mid-off for 4! Two singles and a dot ball ends the over.

  • 25

    Samuels into his third over. First ball is short and Russouw finds the gap through cover for 4! Next ball is quicker and Russouw goes down on one knee and slog-sweeps it over midwicket for 6! A dot ball and 2 singles follow. Dot ball to end the over.

  • 24

    Sammy bowling his third over. Concedes a single and 2 off the first 2 balls. Two dot balls follow. Two singles to end the over.

  • 23

    Samuels continues and just concedes 4 singles in the over.

  • 22

    Sammy concedes 2 off the first ball. Next ball is wide and short and has been dispatched by Russouw in front of square for 4! 50 for Russouw! Two singles and two dot balls follow.

  • 21

    Marlon Samuels into the attack. A very bad delivery to start off with. It's short and pulled by Amla backward of square for 4! A single and a dot ball follow. A single off the fourth ball. Fifth ball is cut between point and short third man for 4! Two runs off the last ball.

  • 20

    Sammy into the attack. Starts with 2 dot balls. Third ball is dragged short and pulled through square-leg by Russouw for 4! Two more singles follow. 100 for South Africa comes up. A dot ball ends the over.

  • 19

    Benn continues and just concedes 3 singles.

  • 18

    Russell continues. Three off the first ball and Amla's 50 comes up. Two singles follow. A dot ball and a single follow. Last ball is a dot ball.

  • 17

    Benn into his fifth over. Starts with a dot ball. Five singles follow. Drinks time.

  • 16

    Russell bowling his third over. Starts with 2 dot balls. Next ball is short and Amla pulls it in front of square for 4! A single and a wide follow. Another single off the fifth ball. Last ball is another wide. A single to end the over.

  • 15

    Benn starts with a dot ball, followed by 3 off the second ball. A single and a dot ball follow. Fifth ball, Rossouw was given LBW and the batsman went for the review straight away. Some angles show that there was a deflection after passing the bat, but Snicko doesn't show anything. Nevertheless, the decision has been overturned and he's not out. A dot ball to end the over.

  • 14

    Russell concedes a single off the first ball of his over. Two dot balls follow. A single, dot ball and another single ends the over.

  • 13

    Benn into his third over. Concedes 2 off the first ball. Three singles and a dot ball follow. Two runs off the last ball.

  • 12

    Andre Russell into the attack. Starts by conceding a single off the first ball. Two dot balls, followed by a single. Two dot balls to end the over.

  • 11

    Benn concedes a single off the first ball, followed by 2 off the second ball. A single and a dot ball follow. Over ends with a single and a dot ball.

  • 10

    Holder continues and first ball is driven through point by Rossouw. Two singles follow. A dot ball follows. Fifth ball is short and pulled through midwicket for 4! 50 up for South Africa. Over ends with a dot ball.

  • 9

    Time for a change of pace and it's Sulieman Benn into the attack. Starts with 5 dot balls, followed by a single off the last ball.

  • 8

    Holder into his fourth over. Starts with 2 dot balls. Three singles follow and there's 2 runs taken off the last ball.

  • 7

    Taylor concedes a single off the first ball of his over, followed by 2 off the next ball. Three dot balls follow. Last ball is short on leg-stump and Amla flicks it fine for 4!

  • 6

    Holder starts his new over by conceding a leg-bye off the first ball. A dot ball follows and there's 2 off the next ball. Three dot balls to end the over.

  • 5

    Taylor into his third over. Concedes a single off the first ball, followed by 2 off the next. Two dot balls follow. Fifth ball is full and is driven straight past mid-off for 4! A dot ball ends the over.

  • 4

    Holder starts with 4 dot balls. Fifth ball is short and Amla goes for the hook ut gets a top edge instead which flies over short fine-leg and its 4! Ends with a dot ball.

  • 3

    Taylor starts with a dot ball, followed by 2 off the next ball. Third ball is a wide. A single and a dot ball follow. Two singles to end the over.

  • 2

    Jason Holder to open at the other end. Starts with a dot ball, followed by 2 singles. Two dot balls follow. Two off the last ball.

  • 1

    Taylor starts with 2 dot balls. Third ball is short of a length and Amla gets on top of the bounce and plays it through the covers for 4! Three dot balls to end the over.

  • - It is a bit of a cloudy morning, so we know Taylor will be a handful. We are nearly ready to start. Amla and Rossouw will be opening the batting with Jerome Taylor opening the bowling. Here we go...

  • South Africa - HM Amla, RR Rossouw, F du Plessis, AB de Villiers (c) (wk), DA Miller, JP Duminy, F Behardien, VD Philander, DW Steyn, M Morkel, Imran Tahir

  • West Indies - DR Smith, CH Gayle, LR Johnson, MN Samuels, D Ramdin (wk), JL Carter, DJG Sammy, AD Russell, JO Holder (c), JE Taylor, SJ Benn

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Match Info
  • 439/2
    291/7
    - TBC
    West Indies won the toss and elected to field
    Steve Davis, Adrian Holdstock
    S Ravi
    Chris Broad
  • Batting
    • R
    • B
    • 4s
    • 6s
    Hashim Amla
    not out
    Rilee Rossouw
    c Benn b Taylor
    AB de Villiers
    c Carter b Russell
    David Miller
    not out
    Faf du Plessis
    • 153
    • 142
    • 14
    • 0
    • 128
    • 115
    • 11
    • 2
    • 149
    • 44
    • 9
    • 16
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    Extras
    (lb 4, w 4, nb 1)
    9
    TOTAL
    (2 wickets; 50 overs)
    439
  • Bowling
    • O
    • M
    • R
    • W
    Jerome Taylor
    Jason Holder
    Sulieman Benn
    Andre Russell
    Darren Sammy
    Marlon Samuels
    Dwayne Smith
    • 10
    • 0
    • 95
    • 1
    • 9
    • 0
    • 91
    • 0
    • 10
    • 0
    • 49
    • 0
    • 10
    • 0
    • 78
    • 1
    • 4
    • 0
    • 26
    • 0
    • 3
    • 0
    • 28
    • 0
    • 4
    • 0
    • 68
    • 0
  • Fall of Wickets
    • 247/1 - Rossouw (38.3 ov)
    • 439/2 - de Villiers (49.4 ov)

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