England in South Africa Test Series - 5th Test

South Africa v England

England won by 2 wickets

South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten c Adams b Gough 0 4 7 0 0 0.00
HH Gibbs c Adams b Caddick 3 35 21 0 0 14.28
JH Kallis b Caddick 25 81 61 2 1 40.98
DJ Cullinan c & b Mullally 46 153 91 5 0 50.54
WJ Cronje* c Maddy b Gough 0 8 6 0 0 0.00
PC Strydom c †Stewart b Silverwood 30 61 41 5 0 73.17
L Klusener not out 61 171 96 7 1 63.54
SM Pollock run out (Hussain) 30 70 64 3 0 46.87
MV Boucher b Mullally 22 60 48 4 0 45.83
PR Adams not out 4 5 8 1 0 50.00
Extras (b 2, lb 11, w 3, nb 11) 27
Total (8 wickets dec; 72 overs; 329 mins) 248 (3.44 runs per over)
Did not bat M Hayward
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Kirsten, 0.6 ov), 2-15 (Gibbs, 7.6 ov), 3-50 (Kallis, 18.1 ov), 4-55 (Cronje, 19.6 ov), 5-102 (Strydom, 33.1 ov), 6-136 (Cullinan, 40.3 ov), 7-196 (Pollock, 56.6 ov), 8-243 (Boucher, 70.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
D Gough 20 2 92 2 4.60 (10nb, 1w)
AR Caddick 19 7 47 2 2.47
AD Mullally 24 10 42 2 1.75 (1nb, 1w)
CEW Silverwood 7 1 45 1 6.42 (1w)
MP Vaughan 2 0 9 0 4.50
England 1st innings R
Extras 0
Total (0 wickets dec; 0 overs; 0 mins) 0
Did not bat MA Butcher, MA Atherton, N Hussain*, MP Vaughan, AJ Stewart, CJ Adams, DL Maddy, AD Mullally, AR Caddick, D Gough, CEW Silverwood
South Africa 2nd innings forfeited    
G Kirsten, HH Gibbs, JH Kallis, DJ Cullinan, WJ Cronje*, PC Strydom, L Klusener, SM Pollock, MV Boucher, M Hayward, PR Adams
England 2nd innings (target: 249 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Butcher lbw b Klusener 36 110 84 6 0 42.85
MA Atherton c †Boucher b Pollock 7 41 29 1 0 24.13
N Hussain* c Gibbs b Pollock 25 94 69 2 0 36.23
AJ Stewart c †Boucher b Hayward 73 179 140 10 1 52.14
CJ Adams c †Boucher b Hayward 1 21 10 0 0 10.00
MP Vaughan b Hayward 69 153 108 9 0 63.88
DL Maddy run out (Kirsten/†Boucher) 3 14 6 0 0 50.00
AR Caddick c †Boucher b Pollock 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
D Gough not out 6 14 3 1 0 200.00
CEW Silverwood not out 7 8 7 1 0 100.00
Extras (b 4, lb 9, w 4, nb 7) 24
Total (8 wickets; 75.1 overs; 323 mins) 251 (3.33 runs per over)
Did not bat AD Mullally
Fall of wickets 1-28 (Atherton, 10.1 ov), 2-67 (Butcher, 25.5 ov), 3-90 (Hussain, 32.1 ov), 4-102 (Adams, 37.1 ov), 5-228 (Stewart, 69.3 ov), 6-236 (Maddy, 72.2 ov), 7-236 (Caddick, 72.4 ov), 8-240 (Vaughan, 73.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SM Pollock 20 7 53 3 2.65 (3nb)
M Hayward 17.1 3 61 3 3.55 (3nb, 3w)
L Klusener 14 4 38 1 2.71 (1nb)
JH Kallis 13 2 44 0 3.38 (1w)
WJ Cronje 5 3 15 0 3.00
PC Strydom 6 0 27 0 4.50
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Series South Africa won the 5-match series 2-1
Test debut PC Strydom (South Africa)
Player of the match MP Vaughan (England)
Player of the series DJ Cullinan (South Africa)
Umpires DB Hair (Australia) and RE Koertzen
TV umpire CJ Mitchley
Match referee BN Jarman (Australia)
Close of play
Fri, 14 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 155/6 (L Klusener 22*, SM Pollock 9*, 45 ov)
Sat, 15 Jan - day 2 - no play
Sun, 16 Jan - day 3 - no play
Mon, 17 Jan - day 4 - no play
Tue, 18 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 251/8 (75.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • South Africa 200, 281 minutes 368 balls
  • Klusener 50, 133 minutes 77 balls
  • 50 partnership (Klusener/Pollock) 58 minutes 80 balls
  • Klusener goes past 1,000 career test runs
  • England have forfeited their 1st innings. The match referee indicated to the scorers to use 0/0d as the laws at the time do not allow forfeitures in the 1st innings
  • South Africa have forfeited their 2nd innings
  • The Match Referee has decided that England are 0/0d
  • England 100, 141 minutes, 221 balls
  • Adams has a fractured middle finger, out for +- 4 weeks
  • 150 off 324 balls
  • 50 partnership, off 96 ball, 69 mins
  • Stewart 50 off 108 balls
  • Stewart 6500 Test runs
  • 200 off 399 balls
 
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Series Results
South Africa v England at Centurion - Jan 14-18, 2000
England won by 2 wickets
South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 2-5, 2000
South Africa won by an innings and 37 runs
South Africa v England at Durban - Dec 26-30, 1999
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth - Dec 9-13, 1999
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Nov 25-28, 1999
South Africa won by an innings and 21 runs
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