England tour of South Africa, 1995/96 / Scorecard

England in South Africa Test Series - 5th Test

South Africa v England

South Africa won by 10 wickets

England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* c Hudson b Donald 0 24 21 0 0 0.00
AJ Stewart b McMillan 13 75 51 0 0 25.49
RA Smith b Adams 66 261 179 8 0 36.87
GP Thorpe c McMillan b Donald 20 45 43 3 0 46.51
GA Hick c McMillan b Donald 2 1 3 0 0 66.66
RC Russell c McMillan b Pollock 9 78 57 1 0 15.78
M Watkinson lbw b Pollock 11 6 9 2 0 122.22
DG Cork b Donald 16 53 33 2 0 48.48
PJ Martin c Hudson b Donald 0 6 6 0 0 0.00
ARC Fraser not out 5 12 8 1 0 62.50
DE Malcolm b Adams 1 5 3 0 0 33.33
Extras (b 4, lb 1, w 1, nb 4) 10
Total (all out; 68.1 overs) 153 (2.24 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Atherton), 2-24 (Stewart), 3-58 (Thorpe), 4-60 (Hick), 5-103 (Russell), 6-115 (Watkinson), 7-141 (Cork), 8-147 (Martin), 9-151 (Smith), 10-153 (Malcolm)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AA Donald 16 5 46 5 2.87 (1nb, 1w)
SM Pollock 14 6 26 2 1.85 (1nb)
BM McMillan 10 2 22 1 2.20
PR Adams 20.1 5 52 2 2.57
JH Kallis 4 2 2 0 0.50
WJ Cronje 4 4 0 0 0.00
South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten c Atherton b Watkinson 23 156 99 3 0 23.23
AC Hudson lbw b Cork 0 10 5 0 0 0.00
WJ Cronje* c †Russell b Cork 12 33 33 2 0 36.36
DJ Cullinan c †Russell b Martin 62 204 134 7 0 46.26
JN Rhodes c †Russell b Fraser 16 99 70 0 0 22.85
BM McMillan run out 11 48 29 2 0 37.93
JH Kallis lbw b Martin 7 117 65 1 0 10.76
DJ Richardson not out 54 172 98 5 0 55.10
SM Pollock c Smith b Watkinson 4 17 24 0 0 16.66
AA Donald c †Russell b Cork 3 12 12 0 0 25.00
PR Adams c Hick b Martin 29 65 38 3 0 76.31
Extras (lb 22, nb 1) 23
Total (all out; 101 overs) 244 (2.41 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Hudson), 2-19 (Cronje), 3-79 (Kirsten), 4-125 (Cullinan), 5-125 (Rhodes), 6-144 (McMillan), 7-154 (Kallis), 8-163 (Pollock), 9-171 (Donald), 10-244 (Adams)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DG Cork 25 6 60 3 2.40 (1nb)
DE Malcolm 20 6 56 0 2.80
PJ Martin 24 9 37 3 1.54
ARC Fraser 17 10 34 1 2.00
M Watkinson 15 3 35 2 2.33
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* c †Richardson b Donald 10 18 15 1 0 66.66
AJ Stewart c Cullinan b Pollock 7 48 39 1 0 17.94
ARC Fraser c Adams b Donald 1 34 24 0 0 4.16
RA Smith c †Richardson b Adams 13 57 36 1 0 36.11
GP Thorpe run out 59 161 126 8 0 46.82
GA Hick lbw b Pollock 36 96 79 4 2 45.56
RC Russell c Hudson b Pollock 2 1 4 0 0 50.00
M Watkinson lbw b Adams 0 6 4 0 0 0.00
DG Cork c Kallis b Pollock 8 14 9 2 0 88.88
PJ Martin c Adams b Pollock 9 31 35 0 0 25.71
DE Malcolm not out 0 17 11 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 2, lb 5, nb 5) 12
Total (all out; 62.5 overs) 157 (2.49 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-16 (Atherton), 2-22 (Stewart), 3-22 (Fraser), 4-66 (Smith), 5-138 (Hick), 6-140 (Russell), 7-140 (Thorpe), 8-140 (Watkinson), 9-150 (Cork), 10-157 (Martin)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AA Donald 18 6 49 2 2.72
SM Pollock 15.5 4 32 5 2.02 (2nb)
PR Adams 22 6 53 2 2.40
BM McMillan 7 3 16 0 2.28 (3nb)
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 67 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten not out 41 63 48 8 0 85.41
AC Hudson not out 27 63 44 5 0 61.36
Extras (lb 1, nb 1) 2
Total (0 wickets; 15.4 overs) 70 (4.46 runs per over)
Did not bat WJ Cronje*, DJ Cullinan, JN Rhodes, BM McMillan, JH Kallis, DJ Richardson, SM Pollock, AA Donald, PR Adams
Bowling O M R W Econ
DG Cork 4 0 23 0 5.75
DE Malcolm 2 0 12 0 6.00
PJ Martin 4 2 3 0 0.75
M Watkinson 4 0 24 0 6.00
GA Hick 1.4 0 7 0 4.20
Match details
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series South Africa won the 5-match series 1-0
Player of the match AA Donald (South Africa)
Player of the series AA Donald (South Africa)
Umpires DL Orchard and SG Randell (Australia)
TV umpire KE Liebenberg
Match referee CH Lloyd (West Indies)
Close of play
Tue, 2 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 44/2 (G Kirsten 14*, DJ Cullinan 7*)
Wed, 3 Jan - day 2 - England 2nd innings 17/1 (AJ Stewart 4*, ARC Fraser 0*)
Thu, 4 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 70/0 (15.4 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • On Thorpe's run out, umpire Orchard initially gave not out
  • but consulted TV replay after discussions with Cronje, and
  • reversed his decision.
  • Tea taken early at fall of England's 10th wicket.
  • AA Donald awarded Man of the Series for 'contributing the
  • most towards South Africa winning the series'.
  • Following the presentations, commentator Jack Bannister
  • honoured his pre-series promise that he would "eat this
  • piece of paper if South Africa win the series".
  • Scheduled 5th day of Test replaced by a day/night limited
  • overs match versus Western Province.
  • South Africa's first series win at home against England since
  • 1930-31.
 
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