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Graeme Smith cannot stop grinning (MCG)

An elated skipper Graeme Smith said he was grateful for an incredible team effort that secured a stunning comefrombehind win at the MCG to take out a first ever series win in Australia.

He singled out for praise newcomer Jean Paul Duminy 166 for putting South Africa into a commanding position on the third day.

Fast bowler Dale Steyn who took 10 wickets in the game and scored 76 in the first innings was named man of the match comments on his performance as does Jacques Kallis.

2nd Test MCG Dec 2008.


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geoffcricket
2008-12-30 00:00:00
No surprised that Graeme Smith is smiling - after all the humiliation at the hands of the Aussies over the years, this must be the sweetest win.
DSood
2008-12-30 00:00:00
G8 win. Can the Proteas make it 3-0 and deliver the first ever whitewash to the Aussies?
sixandout6
2008-12-30 00:00:00
The Proteas have good team spirit - even Ashwell Prince is putting his weight behing the win despite not being able to play.
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