Mike Hussey's late order hitting and 4-29 from spinner Nathan Hauritz helped Australia to a fine 141 run victory over South Africa.
Earlier, Australia surged to 286-7 as Hussey made 83 not out in just 79 balls while Brad Haddin opened with 53.
Skipper Graeme Smith made a fine 52 to get them to 91-1 but Hauritz then grabbed 4 wickets as South Africa crumbled to just 145 all out.
1st ODI Durban Apr 2009.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex2009 Aus v RSA 1st ODI
Series Tagged in ClipDex2009 RSA v AUS ODI Series
Players Tagged in ClipDexJohnson, Mitchell G Haddin, Bradley J Ponting, Ricky T Steyn, Dale W Hussey, Michael E K Hauritz, Nathan M Smith, Graeme C
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexKingsmead
Categories Tagged in ClipDexLimited Overs (ODI & T20)