Toss – South Africa won the toss and elected to field
South Africa: Graeme Smith (C), Hashim Amla, Jacques Kallis, AB de Villiers, JP Duminy, Mark Boucher, Albie Morkel, Johan Botha, Roelof van der Merwe, Wayne Parnell, Dale Steyn
New Zealand: Brendon McCullum, Jesse Ryder, Martin Guptill, Ross Taylor, Grant Elliott, Neil Broom, Gareth Hopkins, Daniel Vettori (C), Kyle Mills, Daryl Tuffey, Shane Bond
New Zealand Innings
- New Zealand lost 1st wicket in 4th over – 1-12 (Ryder, 3.6 ov)
- W Parnell to J Ryder, OUT! That’s a blinder taken by van der Merwe! Ryder has lofted it over Mid-on. Roelof van der Merwe runs backwards and plucks it out of thin air. New Zealand have lost their first wicket for 12.
- Power Play 2 (bowling): Overs 10.1 – 15.0
- New Zealand: 50 runs in 12.1 overs (74 balls), Extras 2
- New Zealand lost 2nd wicket in 13th over – 2-58 (Guptill, 12.6 ov)
- W Parnell to M Guptill, OUT! Guptill plays a pull shot to this short delivery. It’s been taken comfortably at the boundary by Amla. New Zealand have lost their second wicket.
- Drinks: New Zealand – 66/2 in 15.2 overs (BB McCullum 29, LRPL Taylor 6)
- New Zealand lost 3rd wicket in 16th over – 3-92 (McCullum, 23.1 ov)
- J Botha to B McCullum, OUT! McCullum tries to sweep but gets a top edge on that one. That is a sitter for Duminy who makes no mistake at short fine leg.
- New Zealand: 100 runs in 26.4 overs (162 balls), Extras 5
- Drinks: New Zealand – 135/3 in 34.0 overs (LRPL Taylor 29, GD Elliott 24)
- 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (LRPL Taylor 14, GD Elliott 30, Ex 6)
- New Zealand: 150 runs in 36.4 overs (222 balls), Extras 9
- New Zealand lost 4th wicket in 39th over – 4-163 (Elliott, 38.6 ov)
- van der Merwe to G Elliott, OUT! BOWLED HIM! van der Merwe has broken through his defenses, knocking over the bails. Elliott was totally deceived by the spin.
- New Zealand lost 5th wicket in 41st over – 5-171 (Broom, 40.5 ov)
- van der Merwe to N Broom, OUT! Broom failed to make contact and was struck low on the pads. The fielding side appeals in unison. Umpire Rauf declares Broom OUT.
- Power Play 3 (batting): Overs 42.1 – 47.0
- LRPL Taylor: 50 off 90 balls (3 x 4, 1 x 6)
- New Zealand: 200 runs in 44.2 overs (268 balls), Extras 11
- New Zealand lost 6th wicket in 45th over – 6-203 ( Hopkins, 44.6 ov)
- W Parnell to G Hopkins, OUT! Hopkins gets a top edge on that one. It’s high in the air and taken easily by Duminy.
- New Zealand lost 7th wicket in 46th over – 7-204 (Mills, 45.5 ov)
- D Steyn to K Mills, OUT – Mills gets a top edge on that one. It’s high in the air and taken by Villiers. New Zealand have lost their seventh wicket.
- New Zealand lost 8th wicket in 47th over – 8-209 ( Taylor, 46.3 ov)
- New Zealand lost 9th wicket in 47th over – 9-213 (Tuffey, 46.5 ov)
- New Zealand lost 10th wicket in 48th over – 10-214 (Bond, 47.5 ov)
- Innings Break: New Zealand – 214/10 in 47.5 overs (DL Vettori 1)