Proteas

Proteas on fire in Adelaide

2016-10-23 12:40
Vernon Philander (AFP)

Adelaide - South Africa took maximum value from the first two-day match of their Australian tour as they swiftly bowled out a youthful Cricket Australia XI on Sunday.

Full scorecard

The Proteas batted first, compiling 415 before being dismissed in the 90th over of the first day.

Quinton de Kock retired on 122, JP Duminy scored 97 and Hashim Amla retired on 51.

Arjun Nair, Ryan Lees and Tom O’Donnell each picked up two wickets for the CA XI.

In reply, the CA XI was dismissed for just 103 on day two, with South Africa’s five quicks - Dale Steyn, Vernon Philander, Kagiso Rabada, Morne Morkel and Kyle Abbott - each picking up two wickets.

CA XI skipper Matthew Short scored 57 of his side’s total before being the last man dismissed.

South Africa batted a second time, reaching 5-181 in 44 overs before the match ended in a draw.

Rilee Roussow top-scored with 77 retired, with four CA XI bowlers each picking up a wicket.

De Kock was named man-of-the-match.

Read more on:    proteas  |  dale steyn  |  vernon philander  |  cricket
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Fixtures
Saturday, 13 January 2018
South Africa v India, Centurion 10:00
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
South Africa v India, Johannesburg 10:00
Thursday, 01 February 2018
South Africa v India, Durban 13:00
Previous Results

Date Match Result
Vote

The Proteas have announced plans to play a four-day Test against Zimbabwe starting on Boxing Day. What do you make of this?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.