Natal v Australians
Australia in South Africa 1996/97
VenueKingsmead, Durban on 20th, 21st, 22nd February 1997 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNatal won the toss and decided to bat
ResultAustralians won by 8 wickets
UmpiresWA Diedricks, RE Koertzen, DL Orchard
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 23/0 (Hayden 9*, Taylor 2*; 7 overs)
Close of play day 2Natal (2) 21/0 (Watson 7*, Bruyns 13*)

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Watsonc Healy b Gillespie02039-- 
ML Bruynsc Healy b Bevan10519826520- 
ELR Stewartb Gillespie1013172- 
DN Crookesb SR Waugh612221- 
JN Rhodesc SR Waugh b McGrath2024304- 
*DM Benkensteinb Bevan103130137134 
NC Johnsonc Gillespie b Bevan1842583- 
+KA Fordec Bevan b McGrath2947586- 
PL Symcoxnot out2025433- 
GM Gilderb Gillespie458-- 
T Boschc Healy b Gillespie41419-- 
Extras(7 b, 1 lb, 7 nb, 1 w)16
Total(all out, 87 overs)335
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Watson), 2-38 (Stewart), 3-45 (Crookes), 4-83 (Rhodes), 5-238 (Benkenstein), 6-257 (Bruyns), 7-296 (Johnson), 8-314 (Forde), 9-323 (Gilder), 10-335 (Bosch, 87 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McGrath24   7792-5
Reiffel3   150--
Gillespie16   27141-
SR Waugh6   1271--
Warne20   5890-2
Bevan18   3563--

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
ML Haydenc Stewart b Symcox2855924- 
*MA Taylorc and b Symcox2061813- 
MTG Elliottc Rhodes b Johnson38656532 
ME Waughc Stewart b Benkenstein124152192144 
SR Waughc Johnson b Symcox2263853- 
MG Bevanc Benkenstein b Symcox52627471 
+IA Healyc Forde b Gilder1031351- 
SK Warnec Symcox b Johnson44335353 
JN Gillespiec Forde b Gilder32844-- 
GD McGrathnot out136-- 
PR Reiffelabsent hurt
Extras(6 b, 12 lb, 9 nb, 1 w)28
Total(all out, 90 overs)370
Fall of wickets:
1-65 (Taylor), 2-70 (Hayden), 3-146 (Elliott), 4-217 (SR Waugh), 5-291 (ME Waugh), 6-313 (Bevan), 7-323 (Healy), 8-369 (Warne), 9-370 (Gillespie, 90 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bosch15   26601-
Gilder17   6342-6
Symcox27   21174--
Crookes12   2590--
Johnson9   0482-5
Benkenstein10   1281-1

Natal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ Watsonst Healy b Warne981961- 
ML Bruynsc Healy b Warne2052653- 
ELR Stewartnot out499914151 
DN Crookesc Warne b Gillespie51728-- 
NC Johnsonc Elliott b Gillespie01012-- 
*DM Benkensteinc sub (AJ Bichel) b Bevan825301- 
+KA Fordec Healy b Bevan4531- 
PL Symcoxlbw b Bevan6671- 
GM Gilderc ME Waugh b Bevan411161- 
T Boschb McGrath1108-- 
JN Rhodesabsent ill
Extras(1 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)6
Total(all out, 52.2 overs)112
Fall of wickets:
1-29 (Bruyns), 2-36 (Watson), 3-55 (Crookes), 4-65 (Johnson), 5-80 (Benkenstein), 6-84 (Forde), 7-90 (Symcox), 8-109 (Gilder), 9-112 (Bosch)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gillespie10   6142--
Warne13   6252--
ME Waugh1   010--
Bevan10   1354--

Australians second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MA Taylorc Johnson b Symcox146-- 
ML Haydenc Bruyns b Gilder42330-- 
+IA Healynot out41456931 
MTG Elliottnot out35453531 
SR Waughdid not bat      
MG Bevandid not bat      
ME Waughdid not bat      
SK Warnedid not bat      
PR Reiffeldid not bat      
JN Gillespiedid not bat      
GD McGrathdid not bat      
Total(2 wickets, 19.3 overs)81
Fall of wickets:
1-1 (Taylor), 2-9 (Hayden)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gilder4   091--
Symcox9   1341--
Crookes6   0320--

--> The match was scheduled for four days but completed in three.
--> ML Bruyns (1) passed his previous highest score of 103 in first-class matches
--> ML Bruyns (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 15
--> SK Warne (1) passed 1500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 20
--> SK Warne reached 400 wickets in first-class matches when he dismissed DJ Watson, his 2nd wicket in the Natal second innings





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