The South Africans made history by winning the threematch series after winning the first two Tests in Perth and Melbourne.
They went down in the deadrubber with just 10 balls to spare in a dramatic finale with Graeme Smith not having played since retiring hurt with a broken finger and left elbow deciding to bat. Smith entered with 7 over left and survived for 17 balls before falling for three.
Man of the match paceman Siddle, Ponting, Dumin,y Ntini and Smith comment in the post match interviews.
Day 5, SCG 3rd Test Jan 2009.