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South Africa v West Indies, 4th Test, Centurion

Lara denies snubbing Sir Viv

Brian Lara has denied reports that he overruled Viv Richards, West Indies' chief selector, by changing his team moments before the toss at the start of the fourth Test at Centurion

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S Africa v West Indies, 4th Test, Centurion, 5th day

'Our top six dominated' - Smith

Graeme Smith attributed his side's crushing 3-0 series victory to the big strides that they had made in the batting department

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S Africa v West Indies, 4th Test, Centurion, 4th day

'You have to give West Indies credit' - Simons

Eric Simons, South Africa's coach, admitted that the team had been a little listless on day four in the absence of the great atmosphere that had inspired the players on day three.

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S Africa v West Indies, 4th Test, Centurion, 3rd day

Ntini - 'my role is to take wickets'

After South Africa bowled out West Indies in a day, and followed that up with two second-innings wickets, they were on the brink of another series win

South Africa v West Indies, 4th Test, Centurion

Sir Viv overruled by Sir Brian?

West Indies' captain Brian Lara performed an extraordinary about-turn just seconds before the toss, when it appears that he unilaterally reinstated the fast bowler Mervyn Dillon to the starting XI even though the chairman of selectors, Sir Viv

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S Africa v West Indies, 4th Test, Centurion, 2nd day

Kallis - 'the team comes first'

Jacques Kallis was quick to share the credit with his team-mates Graeme Smith and Herschelle Gibbs, after his fourth century in as many Tests had carried South Africa to an impregnable total of 604 for 6

S Africa v West Indies, 4th Test, Centurion, 3rd day

West Indies stumble in follow-on

Makhaya Ntini picked up his third five-wicket haul of the series, and Andre Nel began his honeymoon in fairytale fashion, as West Indies were forced to follow on in the fourth and final Test against South Africa at Newlands