South Africa tour of England and Ireland, 2003 / Commentary

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

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

50.6

Flintoff to Gibbs, 2 runs

End of over 51 (3 runs) South Africa 216/0
HH Gibbs    119* (155b 21x4 1x6)      A Flintoff    13-4-40-0
GC Smith    84* (154b 13x4)      MA Butcher    1-0-6-0

51.1

Butcher to Smith, 1 run

51.2

Butcher to Gibbs, FOUR

51.3

Butcher to Gibbs, 2 runs

51.4

Butcher to Gibbs, no run

51.5

Butcher to Gibbs, no run

51.6

Butcher to Gibbs, 2 runs

End of over 52 (9 runs) South Africa 225/0
HH Gibbs    127* (160b 22x4 1x6)      MA Butcher    2-0-15-0
GC Smith    85* (155b 13x4)      A Flintoff    13-4-40-0

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

52.6

Flintoff to Gibbs, 1 run

End of over 53 (12 runs) South Africa 237/0
HH Gibbs    128* (161b 22x4 1x6)      A Flintoff    14-4-52-0
GC Smith    96* (160b 15x4)      MA Butcher    2-0-15-0

53.1

Giles to Gibbs, no run

53.2

Giles to Gibbs, FOUR

53.3

Giles to Gibbs, 1 leg bye

53.4

Giles to Smith, FOUR

53.5

Giles to Smith, 1 run

53.6

Giles to Gibbs, no run

End of over 54 (10 runs) South Africa 247/0
HH Gibbs    132* (165b 23x4 1x6)      AF Giles    8-1-38-0
GC Smith    101* (162b 16x4)      A Flintoff    14-4-52-0

54.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

54.2

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

54.3

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

54.4

Harmison to Gibbs, 3 runs

54.5

Harmison to Smith, FOUR

54.6

Harmison to Smith, no run

End of over 55 (8 runs) South Africa 255/0
GC Smith    106* (165b 17x4)      SJ Harmison    11-1-43-0
HH Gibbs    135* (168b 23x4 1x6)      AF Giles    8-1-38-0

55.1

Giles to Gibbs, no run

55.2

Giles to Gibbs, no run

55.3

Giles to Gibbs, no run

55.4

Giles to Gibbs, no run

55.5

Giles to Gibbs, no run

55.6

Giles to Gibbs, 1 run

End of over 56 (1 run) South Africa 256/0
HH Gibbs    136* (174b 23x4 1x6)      AF Giles    9-1-39-0
GC Smith    106* (165b 17x4)      SJ Harmison    11-1-43-0

56.1

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

56.2

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

56.3

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

56.4

Harmison to Gibbs, 1 run

56.5

Harmison to Smith, 1 leg bye

56.6

Harmison to Gibbs, FOUR

End of over 57 (6 runs) South Africa 262/0
HH Gibbs    141* (179b 24x4 1x6)      SJ Harmison    12-1-48-0
GC Smith    106* (166b 17x4)      AF Giles    9-1-39-0

57.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

57.2

Giles to Gibbs, no run

57.3

Giles to Gibbs, 2 runs

57.4

Giles to Gibbs, no run

57.5

Giles to Gibbs, no run

57.6

Giles to Gibbs, no run

End of over 58 (3 runs) South Africa 265/0
HH Gibbs    143* (184b 24x4 1x6)      AF Giles    10-1-42-0
GC Smith    107* (167b 17x4)      SJ Harmison    12-1-48-0

58.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

58.2

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

58.3

Harmison to Gibbs, FOUR

58.4

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

58.5

Harmison to Gibbs, FOUR

58.6

Harmison to Gibbs, 1 run

End of over 59 (10 runs) South Africa 275/0
HH Gibbs    152* (189b 26x4 1x6)      SJ Harmison    13-1-58-0
GC Smith    108* (168b 17x4)      AF Giles    10-1-42-0

59.1

Gough to Gibbs, FOUR

59.2

Gough to Gibbs, 1 run

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

End of over 60 (5 runs) South Africa 280/0
GC Smith    108* (172b 17x4)      D Gough    11-4-39-0
HH Gibbs    157* (191b 27x4 1x6)      SJ Harmison    13-1-58-0

60.1

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

60.2

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

60.3

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

60.4

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

60.5

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

60.6

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

End of over 61 (maiden) South Africa 280/0
HH Gibbs    157* (197b 27x4 1x6)      SJ Harmison    14-2-58-0
GC Smith    108* (172b 17x4)      D Gough    11-4-39-0

61.1

Gough to Smith, no run

61.2

Gough to Smith, FOUR

61.3

Gough to Smith, 1 run

61.4

Gough to Gibbs, 2 runs

61.5

Gough to Gibbs, no run

61.6

Gough to Gibbs, 2 runs

End of over 62 (9 runs) South Africa 289/0
HH Gibbs    161* (200b 27x4 1x6)      D Gough    12-4-48-0
GC Smith    113* (175b 18x4)      SJ Harmison    14-2-58-0

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

End of over 63 (3 runs) South Africa 292/0
GC Smith    116* (181b 18x4)      SJ Harmison    15-2-61-0
HH Gibbs    161* (200b 27x4 1x6)      D Gough    12-4-48-0

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

63.5

Gough to Gibbs, 1 run

63.6

Gough to Smith, no run

End of over 64 (10 runs) South Africa 302/0
GC Smith    125* (186b 20x4)      D Gough    13-4-58-0
HH Gibbs    162* (201b 27x4 1x6)      SJ Harmison    15-2-61-0

64.1

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

64.2

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

64.3

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

64.4

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

64.5

Harmison to Gibbs, no run

64.6

Harmison to Gibbs, FOUR

End of over 65 (4 runs) South Africa 306/0
HH Gibbs    166* (207b 28x4 1x6)      SJ Harmison    16-2-65-0
GC Smith    125* (186b 20x4)      D Gough    13-4-58-0

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

65.5

Giles to Gibbs, no run

65.6

Giles to Gibbs, no run

End of over 66 (3 runs) South Africa 309/0
HH Gibbs    166* (209b 28x4 1x6)      AF Giles    11-1-45-0
GC Smith    128* (190b 20x4)      SJ Harmison    16-2-65-0

66.1

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

66.2

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

66.3

Vaughan to Gibbs, 2 runs

66.4

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

66.5

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

66.6

Vaughan to Gibbs, 2 runs

End of over 67 (5 runs) South Africa 314/0
HH Gibbs    170* (214b 28x4 1x6)      MP Vaughan    1-0-5-0
GC Smith    129* (191b 20x4)      AF Giles    11-1-45-0

67.1

Giles to Smith, no run

67.2

Giles to Smith, 1 run

67.3

Giles to Gibbs, no run

67.4

Giles to Gibbs, 1 run

67.5

Giles to Smith, no run

67.6

Giles to Smith, no run

End of over 68 (2 runs) South Africa 316/0
GC Smith    130* (195b 20x4)      AF Giles    12-1-47-0
HH Gibbs    171* (216b 28x4 1x6)      MP Vaughan    1-0-5-0

68.1

Vaughan to Gibbs, 1 run

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

End of over 69 (5 runs) South Africa 321/0
GC Smith    134* (200b 21x4)      MP Vaughan    2-0-10-0
HH Gibbs    172* (217b 28x4 1x6)      AF Giles    12-1-47-0

69.1

Giles to Gibbs, no run

69.2

Giles to Gibbs, no run

69.3

Giles to Gibbs, 1 run

69.4

Giles to Smith, no run

69.5

Giles to Smith, no run

69.6

Giles to Smith, 1 run

End of over 70 (2 runs) South Africa 323/0
GC Smith    135* (203b 21x4)      AF Giles    13-1-49-0
HH Gibbs    173* (220b 28x4 1x6)      MP Vaughan    2-0-10-0

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

End of over 71 (4 runs) South Africa 327/0
GC Smith    139* (209b 21x4)      MP Vaughan    3-0-14-0
HH Gibbs    173* (220b 28x4 1x6)      AF Giles    13-1-49-0

71.1

Giles to Gibbs, no run

71.2

Giles to Gibbs, 1 run

71.3

Giles to Smith, 1 run

71.4

Giles to Gibbs, no run

71.5

Giles to Gibbs, no run

71.6

Giles to Gibbs, FOUR

End of over 72 (6 runs) South Africa 333/0
HH Gibbs    178* (225b 29x4 1x6)      AF Giles    14-1-55-0
GC Smith    140* (210b 21x4)      MP Vaughan    3-0-14-0

72.1

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

72.2

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

72.3

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

72.4

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

72.5

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

72.6

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

End of over 73 (1 run) South Africa 334/0
HH Gibbs    178* (230b 29x4 1x6)      MP Vaughan    4-0-15-0
GC Smith    141* (211b 21x4)      AF Giles    14-1-55-0

73.1

Giles to Smith, no run

73.2

Giles to Smith, 1 run

73.3

Giles to Gibbs, no run

73.4

Giles to Gibbs, 1 run

73.5

Giles to Smith, 1 run

73.6

Giles to Gibbs, no run

End of over 74 (3 runs) South Africa 337/0
HH Gibbs    179* (233b 29x4 1x6)      AF Giles    15-1-58-0
GC Smith    143* (214b 21x4)      MP Vaughan    4-0-15-0

74.1

Vaughan to Smith, no run

74.2

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

74.3

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

74.4

Vaughan to Gibbs, no run

74.5

Vaughan to Gibbs, OUT

HH Gibbs c Butcher b Vaughan 179 (305m 236b 29x4 1x6) SR: 75.84

74.6

Vaughan to Smith, no run

End of over 75 (1 run) South Africa 338/1
GC Smith    144* (217b 21x4)      MP Vaughan    5-0-16-1
D Pretorius    0* (0b)      AF Giles    15-1-58-0

75.1

Giles to Kirsten, 1 run

75.2

Giles to Smith, no run

75.3

Giles to Smith, no run

75.4

Giles to Smith, 1 run

75.5

Giles to Kirsten, no run

75.6

Giles to Kirsten, no run

End of over 76 (2 runs) South Africa 340/1
G Kirsten    1* (3b)      AF Giles    16-1-60-0
GC Smith    145* (220b 21x4)      MP Vaughan    5-0-16-1

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

76.5

Vaughan to Kirsten, 1 run

76.6

Vaughan to Smith, no run

End of over 77 (2 runs) South Africa 342/1
GC Smith    146* (225b 21x4)      MP Vaughan    6-0-18-1
G Kirsten    2* (4b)      AF Giles    16-1-60-0

77.1

Giles to Kirsten, no run

77.2

Giles to Kirsten, no run

77.3

Giles to Kirsten, 1 run

77.4

Giles to Smith, no run

77.5

Giles to Smith, no run

77.6

Giles to Smith, 1 run

End of over 78 (2 runs) South Africa 344/1
GC Smith    147* (228b 21x4)      AF Giles    17-1-62-0
G Kirsten    3* (7b)      MP Vaughan    6-0-18-1

78.1

Vaughan to Smith, 1 run

78.2

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

78.3

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

78.4

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

78.5

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

78.6

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

End of over 79 (1 run) South Africa 345/1
G Kirsten    3* (12b)      MP Vaughan    7-0-19-1
GC Smith    148* (229b 21x4)      AF Giles    17-1-62-0

79.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

79.2

Giles to Kirsten, no run

79.3

Giles to Kirsten, no run

79.4

Giles to Kirsten, no run

79.5

Giles to Kirsten, no run

79.6

Giles to Kirsten, no run

End of over 80 (1 run) South Africa 346/1
G Kirsten    3* (17b)      AF Giles    18-1-63-0
GC Smith    149* (230b 21x4)      MP Vaughan    7-0-19-1

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

80.6

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

End of over 81 (7 runs) South Africa 353/1
G Kirsten    3* (18b)      MP Vaughan    8-0-26-1
GC Smith    156* (235b 22x4)      AF Giles    18-1-63-0

81.1

Giles to Smith, 1 run

81.2

Giles to Kirsten, 2 runs

81.3

Giles to Kirsten, no run

81.4

Giles to Kirsten, no run

81.5

Giles to Kirsten, no run

81.6

Giles to Kirsten, no run

End of over 82 (3 runs) South Africa 356/1
G Kirsten    5* (23b)      AF Giles    19-1-66-0
GC Smith    157* (236b 22x4)      MP Vaughan    8-0-26-1

82.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

82.2

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

82.3

Harmison to Kirsten, 1 run

82.4

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

82.5

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

82.6

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

End of over 83 (3 runs) South Africa 359/1
G Kirsten    6* (27b)      SJ Harmison    17-2-68-0
GC Smith    159* (238b 22x4)      AF Giles    19-1-66-0

83.1

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

83.2

Flintoff to Kirsten, FOUR

83.3

Flintoff to Kirsten, 2 runs

83.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

83.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

83.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

End of over 84 (7 runs) South Africa 366/1
G Kirsten    12* (32b 1x4)      A Flintoff    15-4-59-0
GC Smith    160* (239b 22x4)      SJ Harmison    17-2-68-0

84.1

Harmison to Smith, 1 run

84.2

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

84.3

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

84.4

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

84.5

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

84.6

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

End of over 85 (1 run) South Africa 367/1
G Kirsten    12* (37b 1x4)      SJ Harmison    18-2-69-0
GC Smith    161* (240b 22x4)      A Flintoff    15-4-59-0

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

End of over 86 (8 runs) South Africa 375/1
GC Smith    169* (246b 24x4)      A Flintoff    16-4-67-0
G Kirsten    12* (37b 1x4)      SJ Harmison    18-2-69-0

86.1

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

86.2

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

86.3

Anderson to Kirsten, FOUR

86.4

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

86.5

Anderson to Kirsten, 2 runs

86.6

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

End of over 87 (6 runs) South Africa 381/1
G Kirsten    18* (43b 2x4)      JM Anderson    11-1-68-0
GC Smith    169* (246b 24x4)      A Flintoff    16-4-67-0

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

End of over 88 (6 runs) South Africa 387/1
GC Smith    175* (252b 25x4)      D Gough    14-4-64-0
G Kirsten    18* (43b 2x4)      JM Anderson    11-1-68-0

88.1

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

88.2

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

88.3

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

88.4

Anderson to Kirsten, 3 runs

88.5

Anderson to Smith, no run

88.6

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

End of over 89 (4 runs) South Africa 391/1
GC Smith    176* (254b 25x4)      JM Anderson    12-1-72-0
G Kirsten    21* (47b 2x4)      D Gough    14-4-64-0

89.1

Giles to Smith, no run

89.2

Giles to Smith, 1 run

89.3

Giles to Kirsten, no run

89.4

Giles to Kirsten, no run

89.5

Giles to Kirsten, no run

89.6

Giles to Kirsten, no run

End of over 90 (1 run) South Africa 392/1
G Kirsten    21* (51b 2x4)      AF Giles    20-1-67-0
GC Smith    177* (256b 25x4)      JM Anderson    12-1-72-0

90.1

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

90.2

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

90.3

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

90.4

Anderson to Kirsten, FOUR

90.5

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

90.6

Anderson to Kirsten, 1 run

End of over 91 (6 runs) South Africa 398/1
G Kirsten    26* (56b 3x4)      JM Anderson    13-1-78-0
GC Smith    178* (257b 25x4)      AF Giles    20-1-67-0

91.1

Gough to Kirsten, no run

91.2

Gough to Kirsten, no run

91.3

Gough to Kirsten, no run

91.4

Gough to Kirsten, no run

91.5

Gough to Kirsten, no run

91.6

Gough to Kirsten, no run

End of over 92 (maiden) South Africa 398/1
G Kirsten    26* (62b 3x4)      D Gough    15-5-64-0
GC Smith    178* (257b 25x4)      JM Anderson    13-1-78-0

92.1

Anderson to Smith, 1 leg bye

92.2

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

92.3

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

92.4

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

92.5

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

92.6

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

End of over 93 (1 run, maiden) South Africa 399/1
G Kirsten    26* (67b 3x4)      JM Anderson    14-2-78-0
GC Smith    178* (258b 25x4)      D Gough    15-5-64-0

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

93.6

Gough to Kirsten, no run

End of over 94 (1 run) South Africa 400/1
G Kirsten    26* (68b 3x4)      D Gough    16-5-65-0
GC Smith    179* (263b 25x4)      JM Anderson    14-2-78-0

94.1

Anderson to Smith, 3 runs

94.2

Anderson to Kirsten, FOUR

94.3

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

94.4

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

94.5

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

94.6

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

End of over 95 (7 runs) South Africa 407/1
G Kirsten    30* (73b 4x4)      JM Anderson    15-2-85-0
GC Smith    182* (264b 25x4)      D Gough    16-5-65-0

95.1

Gough to Smith, 3 runs

95.2

Gough to Kirsten, no run

95.3

Gough to Kirsten, no run

95.4

Gough to Kirsten, no run

95.5

Gough to Kirsten, no run

95.6

Gough to Kirsten, no run

End of over 96 (3 runs) South Africa 410/1
G Kirsten    30* (78b 4x4)      D Gough    17-5-68-0
GC Smith    185* (265b 25x4)      JM Anderson    15-2-85-0

96.1

Anderson to Smith, no run

96.2

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

96.3

Anderson to Kirsten, FOUR

96.4

Anderson to Kirsten, 1 run

96.5

Anderson to Smith, 1 run

96.6

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

End of over 97 (7 runs) South Africa 417/1
G Kirsten    35* (81b 5x4)      JM Anderson    16-2-92-0
GC Smith    187* (268b 25x4)      D Gough    17-5-68-0

97.1

Flintoff to Smith, no run

97.2

Flintoff to Smith, no run

97.3

Flintoff to Smith, 1 run

97.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

97.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

97.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

End of over 98 (1 run) South Africa 418/1
G Kirsten    35* (84b 5x4)      A Flintoff    17-4-68-0
GC Smith    188* (271b 25x4)      JM Anderson    16-2-92-0

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

98.5

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

98.6

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

End of over 99 (1 run) South Africa 419/1
G Kirsten    35* (86b 5x4)      SJ Harmison    19-2-70-0
GC Smith    189* (275b 25x4)      A Flintoff    17-4-68-0

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

End of over 100 (9 runs) South Africa 428/1
GC Smith    198* (281b 26x4)      A Flintoff    18-4-77-0
G Kirsten    35* (86b 5x4)      SJ Harmison    19-2-70-0
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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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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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