South Africa tour of England and Ireland, 2003 / Commentary

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

0.1

Anderson to Smith, no run

0.2

Anderson to Smith, no run

0.3

Anderson to Smith, no run

0.4

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 1/0   GC Smith 1* (4b)

2.1

Anderson to Smith, no run

2.2

Anderson to Smith, no run

2.3

Anderson to Smith, no run

2.4

Anderson to Smith, FOUR

2.5

Anderson to Smith, no run

2.6

Anderson to Smith, no run

South Africa 6/0   GC Smith 5* (10b 1x4)

4.1

Anderson to Smith, no run

4.2

Anderson to Smith, no run

4.3

Anderson to Smith, no run

4.4

Anderson to Smith, no run

4.5

Anderson to Smith, 2 leg byes

4.6

Anderson to Smith, no run

South Africa 8/0   GC Smith 5* (16b 1x4)

6.1

Anderson to Smith, no run

6.2

Anderson to Smith, no run

6.3

Anderson to Smith, 1 no ball

6.3

Anderson to Smith, FOUR

6.4

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 14/0   GC Smith 10* (21b 2x4)

7.1

Gough to Smith, no run

7.2

Gough to Smith, no run

7.3

Gough to Smith, FOUR

7.4

Gough to Smith, 2 runs

7.5

Gough to Smith, no run

7.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 20/0   GC Smith 16* (27b 3x4)

8.4

Anderson to Smith, FOUR

8.5

Anderson to Smith, no run

8.6

Anderson to Smith, no run

South Africa 27/0   GC Smith 20* (30b 4x4)

9.4

Flintoff to Smith, no run

9.5

Flintoff to Smith, no run

9.6

Flintoff to Smith, no run

South Africa 28/0   GC Smith 20* (33b 4x4)

11.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

11.2

Flintoff to Smith, no run

11.3

Flintoff to Smith, no run

11.4

Flintoff to Smith, no run

11.5

Flintoff to Smith, no run

11.6

Flintoff to Smith, 1 no ball

11.6

Flintoff to Smith, no run

South Africa 37/0   GC Smith 20* (40b 4x4)

12.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 42/0   GC Smith 20* (41b 4x4)

14.1

Gough to Smith, no run

14.2

Gough to Smith, no run

14.3

Gough to Smith, FOUR

14.4

Gough to Smith, no run

14.5

Gough to Smith, no run

14.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 50/0   GC Smith 24* (47b 5x4)

15.3

Flintoff to Smith, no run

15.4

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

15.5

Flintoff to Smith, no run

15.6

Flintoff to Smith, no run

South Africa 57/0   GC Smith 28* (51b 6x4)

16.4

Harmison to Smith, no run

16.5

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 59/0   GC Smith 29* (53b 6x4)

17.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

17.2

Flintoff to Smith, no run

17.3

Flintoff to Smith, no run

17.4

Flintoff to Smith, no run

17.5

Flintoff to Smith, no run

17.6

Flintoff to Smith, no run

South Africa 59/0   GC Smith 29* (59b 6x4)

18.2

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 61/0   GC Smith 30* (60b 6x4)

19.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

19.2

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

19.3

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

19.5

Flintoff to Smith, no run

19.6

Flintoff to Smith, no run

South Africa 67/0   GC Smith 35* (65b 7x4)

21.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

21.2

Flintoff to Smith, no run

21.3

Flintoff to Smith, no run

21.4

Flintoff to Smith, no run

21.5

Flintoff to Smith, no run

21.6

Flintoff to Smith, no run

South Africa 73/0   GC Smith 35* (71b 7x4)

23.1

Anderson to Smith, no run

23.2

Anderson to Smith, no run

23.3

Anderson to Smith, 3 runs

South Africa 80/0   GC Smith 38* (74b 7x4)

25.1

Anderson to Smith, no run

25.2

Anderson to Smith, no run

25.3

Anderson to Smith, no run

25.4

Anderson to Smith, FOUR

25.5

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 92/0   GC Smith 43* (79b 8x4)

26.1

Harmison to Smith, no run

26.2

Harmison to Smith, no run

26.3

Harmison to Smith, no run

26.4

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 97/0   GC Smith 44* (83b 8x4)

27.1

Giles to Smith, no run

27.2

Giles to Smith, no run

27.3

Giles to Smith, no run

27.4

Giles to Smith, no run

27.5

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 98/0   GC Smith 45* (88b 8x4)

28.1

Harmison to Smith, no run

28.2

Harmison to Smith, no run

28.3

Harmison to Smith, 2 runs

28.4

Harmison to Smith, no run

28.5

Harmison to Smith, no run

28.6

Harmison to Smith, no run

South Africa 100/0   GC Smith 47* (94b 8x4)

30.1

Gough to Smith, no run

30.2

Gough to Smith, 1 no ball

30.2

Gough to Smith, no run

30.3

Gough to Smith, no run

30.4

Gough to Smith, no run

30.5

Gough to Smith, no run

30.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 101/0   GC Smith 47* (101b 8x4)

31.4

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 103/0   GC Smith 48* (102b 8x4)

32.1

Gough to Smith, no run

32.2

Gough to Smith, no run

32.3

Gough to Smith, no run

32.4

Gough to Smith, no run

32.5

Gough to Smith, no run

32.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 107/0   GC Smith 48* (108b 8x4)

34.2

Gough to Smith, no run

34.3

Gough to Smith, no run

34.4

Gough to Smith, no run

34.5

Gough to Smith, no run

34.6

Gough to Smith, 1 leg bye

South Africa 118/0   GC Smith 48* (113b 8x4)

35.1

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 119/0   GC Smith 49* (114b 8x4)

36.6

Gough to Smith, FOUR

South Africa 141/0   GC Smith 53* (115b 9x4)

38.1

Harmison to Smith, FOUR

38.2

Harmison to Smith, no run

38.3

Harmison to Smith, no run

38.4

Harmison to Smith, FOUR

38.5

Harmison to Smith, 2 runs

38.6

Harmison to Smith, no run

South Africa 151/0   GC Smith 63* (121b 11x4)

39.2

Giles to Smith, no run

39.3

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 153/0   GC Smith 64* (123b 11x4)

40.1

Harmison to Smith, no run

40.2

Harmison to Smith, no run

40.3

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

40.5

Harmison to Smith, no run

40.6

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 156/0   GC Smith 66* (128b 11x4)

41.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 157/0   GC Smith 67* (129b 11x4)

42.1

Harmison to Smith, no run

42.2

Harmison to Smith, 2 runs

42.3

Harmison to Smith, no run

42.4

Harmison to Smith, no run

42.5

Harmison to Smith, 3 runs

South Africa 170/0   GC Smith 72* (134b 11x4)

43.1

Giles to Smith, no run

43.2

Giles to Smith, no run

43.3

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 171/0   GC Smith 73* (137b 11x4)

44.1

Anderson to Smith, FOUR

44.2

Anderson to Smith, 1 leg bye

South Africa 180/0   GC Smith 77* (139b 12x4)

45.1

Giles to Smith, FOUR

45.2

Giles to Smith, no run

45.3

Giles to Smith, no run

45.4

Giles to Smith, no run

45.5

Giles to Smith, no run

45.6

Giles to Smith, no run

South Africa 188/0   GC Smith 81* (145b 13x4)

48.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

48.2

Flintoff to Smith, no run

48.3

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 206/0   GC Smith 82* (148b 13x4)

49.3

Butcher to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 209/0   GC Smith 83* (149b 13x4)

50.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

50.2

Flintoff to Smith, no run

50.3

Flintoff to Smith, no run

50.4

Flintoff to Smith, no run

50.5

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 214/0   GC Smith 84* (154b 13x4)

51.1

Butcher to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 217/0   GC Smith 85* (155b 13x4)

52.1

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

52.2

Flintoff to Smith, no run

52.3

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

52.4

Flintoff to Smith, 2 runs

52.5

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 236/0   GC Smith 96* (160b 15x4)

53.4

Giles to Smith, FOUR

53.5

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 247/0   GC Smith 101* (162b 16x4)

54.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

54.5

Harmison to Smith, FOUR

54.6

Harmison to Smith, no run

South Africa 255/0   GC Smith 106* (165b 17x4)

56.5

Harmison to Smith, 1 leg bye

South Africa 258/0   GC Smith 106* (166b 17x4)

57.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 263/0   GC Smith 107* (167b 17x4)

58.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 266/0   GC Smith 108* (168b 17x4)

59.3

Gough to Smith, no run

59.4

Gough to Smith, no run

59.5

Gough to Smith, no run

59.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 280/0   GC Smith 108* (172b 17x4)

61.1

Gough to Smith, no run

61.2

Gough to Smith, FOUR

61.3

Gough to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 285/0   GC Smith 113* (175b 18x4)

62.1

Harmison to Smith, no run

62.2

Harmison to Smith, no run

62.3

Harmison to Smith, no run

62.4

Harmison to Smith, no run

62.5

Harmison to Smith, no run

62.6

Harmison to Smith, 3 runs

South Africa 292/0   GC Smith 116* (181b 18x4)

63.1

Gough to Smith, FOUR

63.2

Gough to Smith, no run

63.3

Gough to Smith, FOUR

63.4

Gough to Smith, 1 run

63.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 302/0   GC Smith 125* (186b 20x4)

65.1

Giles to Smith, 2 runs

65.2

Giles to Smith, no run

65.3

Giles to Smith, no run

65.4

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 309/0   GC Smith 128* (190b 20x4)

66.1

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 310/0   GC Smith 129* (191b 20x4)

67.1

Giles to Smith, no run

67.2

Giles to Smith, 1 run

67.5

Giles to Smith, no run

67.6

Giles to Smith, no run

South Africa 316/0   GC Smith 130* (195b 20x4)

68.2

Vaughan to Smith, no run

68.3

Vaughan to Smith, no run

68.4

Vaughan to Smith, FOUR

68.5

Vaughan to Smith, no run

68.6

Vaughan to Smith, no run

South Africa 321/0   GC Smith 134* (200b 21x4)

69.4

Giles to Smith, no run

69.5

Giles to Smith, no run

69.6

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 323/0   GC Smith 135* (203b 21x4)

70.1

Vaughan to Smith, no run

70.2

Vaughan to Smith, 2 runs

70.3

Vaughan to Smith, no run

70.4

Vaughan to Smith, no run

70.5

Vaughan to Smith, 2 runs

70.6

Vaughan to Smith, no run

South Africa 327/0   GC Smith 139* (209b 21x4)

71.3

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 329/0   GC Smith 140* (210b 21x4)

72.1

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 334/0   GC Smith 141* (211b 21x4)

73.1

Giles to Smith, no run

73.2

Giles to Smith, 1 run

73.5

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 337/0   GC Smith 143* (214b 21x4)

74.1

Vaughan to Smith, no run

74.2

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

74.6

Vaughan to Smith, no run

South Africa 338/1   GC Smith 144* (217b 21x4)

75.2

Giles to Smith, no run

75.3

Giles to Smith, no run

75.4

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 340/1   GC Smith 145* (220b 21x4)

76.1

Vaughan to Smith, no run

76.2

Vaughan to Smith, no run

76.3

Vaughan to Smith, no run

76.4

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

76.6

Vaughan to Smith, no run

South Africa 342/1   GC Smith 146* (225b 21x4)

77.4

Giles to Smith, no run

77.5

Giles to Smith, no run

77.6

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 344/1   GC Smith 147* (228b 21x4)

78.1

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 345/1   GC Smith 148* (229b 21x4)

79.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 346/1   GC Smith 149* (230b 21x4)

80.1

Vaughan to Smith, 2 runs

80.2

Vaughan to Smith, no run

80.3

Vaughan to Smith, no run

80.4

Vaughan to Smith, FOUR

80.5

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 353/1   GC Smith 156* (235b 22x4)

81.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 354/1   GC Smith 157* (236b 22x4)

82.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

82.4

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 359/1   GC Smith 159* (238b 22x4)

83.1

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 360/1   GC Smith 160* (239b 22x4)

84.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 367/1   GC Smith 161* (240b 22x4)

85.1

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

85.2

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

85.3

Flintoff to Smith, no run

85.4

Flintoff to Smith, no run

85.5

Flintoff to Smith, no run

85.6

Flintoff to Smith, no run

South Africa 375/1   GC Smith 169* (246b 24x4)

87.1

Gough to Smith, FOUR

87.2

Gough to Smith, 2 runs

87.3

Gough to Smith, no run

87.4

Gough to Smith, no run

87.5

Gough to Smith, no run

87.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 387/1   GC Smith 175* (252b 25x4)

88.5

Anderson to Smith, no run

88.6

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 391/1   GC Smith 176* (254b 25x4)

89.1

Giles to Smith, no run

89.2

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 392/1   GC Smith 177* (256b 25x4)

90.1

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 393/1   GC Smith 178* (257b 25x4)

92.1

Anderson to Smith, 1 leg bye

South Africa 399/1   GC Smith 178* (258b 25x4)

93.1

Gough to Smith, no run

93.2

Gough to Smith, no run

93.3

Gough to Smith, no run

93.4

Gough to Smith, no run

93.5

Gough to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 400/1   GC Smith 179* (263b 25x4)

94.1

Anderson to Smith, 3 runs

South Africa 403/1   GC Smith 182* (264b 25x4)

95.1

Gough to Smith, 3 runs

South Africa 410/1   GC Smith 185* (265b 25x4)

96.1

Anderson to Smith, no run

96.2

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

96.5

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 417/1   GC Smith 187* (268b 25x4)

97.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

97.2

Flintoff to Smith, no run

97.3

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 418/1   GC Smith 188* (271b 25x4)

98.1

Harmison to Smith, no run

98.2

Harmison to Smith, no run

98.3

Harmison to Smith, no run

98.4

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 419/1   GC Smith 189* (275b 25x4)

99.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

99.2

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

99.3

Flintoff to Smith, no run

99.4

Flintoff to Smith, 2 runs

99.5

Flintoff to Smith, no run

99.6

Flintoff to Smith, 3 runs

South Africa 428/1   GC Smith 198* (281b 26x4)

100.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

100.6

Harmison to Smith, no run

South Africa 430/1   GC Smith 199* (283b 26x4)

102.1

Harmison to Smith, no run

102.2

Harmison to Smith, FOUR

102.3

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 443/2   GC Smith 204* (286b 27x4)

103.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 444/2   GC Smith 205* (287b 27x4)

104.1

Harmison to Smith, no run

104.2

Harmison to Smith, no run

104.3

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

104.6

Harmison to Smith, 3 runs

South Africa 449/2   GC Smith 209* (291b 27x4)

105.1

Giles to Smith, no run

105.2

Giles to Smith, no run

105.3

Giles to Smith, no run

105.4

Giles to Smith, no run

105.5

Giles to Smith, no run

105.6

Giles to Smith, no run

South Africa 449/2   GC Smith 209* (297b 27x4)

106.2

Harmison to Smith, 2 runs

106.3

Harmison to Smith, no run

106.4

Harmison to Smith, FOUR

106.5

Harmison to Smith, no run

106.6

Harmison to Smith, FOUR

South Africa 460/2   GC Smith 219* (302b 29x4)

107.2

Giles to Smith, no run

107.3

Giles to Smith, 1 run

107.6

Giles to Smith, no run

South Africa 463/2   GC Smith 220* (305b 29x4)

109.1

Giles to Smith, no run

109.2

Giles to Smith, no run

109.3

Giles to Smith, no run

109.4

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 464/2   GC Smith 221* (309b 29x4)

110.1

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 467/2   GC Smith 222* (310b 29x4)

111.1

Giles to Smith, no run

111.2

Giles to Smith, no run

111.3

Giles to Smith, no run

111.4

Giles to Smith, no run

111.5

Giles to Smith, 2 runs

111.6

Giles to Smith, FOUR

South Africa 477/2   GC Smith 228* (316b 30x4)

113.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 478/2   GC Smith 229* (317b 30x4)

114.1

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

114.2

Flintoff to Smith, FOUR

114.3

Flintoff to Smith, no run

114.4

Flintoff to Smith, no run

114.5

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 495/2   GC Smith 238* (322b 32x4)

115.1

Giles to Smith, no run

115.2

Giles to Smith, no run

115.3

Giles to Smith, no run

115.4

Giles to Smith, no run

115.5

Giles to Smith, 2 runs

115.6

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 498/2   GC Smith 241* (328b 32x4)

116.1

Gough to Smith, no run

116.2

Gough to Smith, no run

116.3

Gough to Smith, no run

116.4

Gough to Smith, no run

116.5

Gough to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 499/2   GC Smith 242* (333b 32x4)

117.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 500/2   GC Smith 243* (334b 32x4)

118.1

Gough to Smith, no run

118.2

Gough to Smith, no run

118.3

Gough to Smith, 1 run

118.5

Gough to Smith, no run

118.6

Gough to Smith, no run

South Africa 502/2   GC Smith 244* (339b 32x4)

119.4

Giles to Smith, 1 run

119.6

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 506/2   GC Smith 246* (341b 32x4)

120.1

Gough to Smith, 1 run

120.6

Gough to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 510/2   GC Smith 248* (343b 32x4)

121.1

Giles to Smith, no run

121.2

Giles to Smith, 1 run

121.4

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 513/2   GC Smith 250* (346b 32x4)

122.1

Gough to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 514/2   GC Smith 251* (347b 32x4)

123.1

Giles to Smith, no run

123.2

Giles to Smith, no run

123.3

Giles to Smith, FOUR

123.4

Giles to Smith, no run

123.5

Giles to Smith, no run

123.6

Giles to Smith, 2 runs

South Africa 520/3   GC Smith 257* (353b 33x4)

124.4

Gough to Smith, no run

124.5

Gough to Smith, no run

124.6

Gough to Smith, FOUR

South Africa 525/3   GC Smith 261* (356b 34x4)

125.3

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 531/3   GC Smith 262* (357b 34x4)

127.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 533/3   GC Smith 263* (358b 34x4)

128.1

Gough to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 538/3   GC Smith 264* (359b 34x4)

129.1

Giles to Smith, no run

129.2

Giles to Smith, 3 runs

129.5

Giles to Smith, no run

129.6

Giles to Smith, no run

South Africa 542/3   GC Smith 267* (363b 34x4)

130.3

Gough to Smith, FOUR

130.4

Gough to Smith, no run

130.5

Gough to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 548/3   GC Smith 272* (366b 35x4)

131.1

Giles to Smith, 2 runs

131.2

Giles to Smith, 1 run

131.5

Giles to Smith, no run

131.6

Giles to Smith, no run

South Africa 552/3   GC Smith 275* (370b 35x4)

132.6

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

South Africa 554/4   GC Smith 276* (371b 35x4)

133.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

133.4

Giles to Smith, OUT

GC Smith c Anderson b Giles 277 (541m 373b 35x4 0x6) SR: 74.26

South Africa 556/5   GC Smith 277 (373b 35x4)
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Series Results
England v South Africa at The Oval - Sep 4-8, 2003
England won by 9 wickets
England v South Africa at Leeds - Aug 21-25, 2003
South Africa won by 191 runs
England v South Africa at Nottingham - Aug 14-18, 2003
England won by 70 runs
England v South Africa at Lord's - Jul 31-Aug 3, 2003
South Africa won by an innings and 92 runs
England v South Africa at Birmingham - Jul 24-28, 2003
Match drawn
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Photos

Jul 27, 2003

Stand and deliver: Michael Vaughan cracks Makhaya Ntini for four, England v South Africa, 1st Test, Edgbaston, July 27, 2003

Stand and deliver: Michael Vaughan cracks Makhaya Ntini for four

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Jul 26, 2003

Graeme Smith acknowledges the crowd after his dismissal for 277, day three, England v South Africa, first Test, Birmingham, July 26, 2003

Graeme Smith acknowledges the crowd after his dismissal

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