South Africa tour of England and Ireland, 2003 / Commentary

South Africa in England Test Series - 5th Test

England v South Africa

England won by 9 wickets

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

16.1

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

16.2

Anderson to Kirsten, FOUR

16.3

Anderson to Kirsten, FOUR

16.4

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

16.5

Anderson to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 73/1   G Kirsten 9* (5b 2x4)

17.1

Harmison to Kirsten, 1 run

17.5

Harmison to Kirsten, 1 no ball

17.5

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

17.6

Harmison to Kirsten, 1 no ball

17.6

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 77/1   G Kirsten 10* (10b 2x4)

18.6

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 78/1   G Kirsten 10* (11b 2x4)

20.1

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

20.2

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

20.3

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

20.4

Anderson to Kirsten, FOUR

20.5

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

20.6

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 82/1   G Kirsten 14* (17b 3x4)

21.3

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

21.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

21.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, FOUR

21.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 87/1   G Kirsten 18* (21b 4x4)

22.2

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

22.3

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

22.4

Anderson to Kirsten, FOUR

22.5

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

22.6

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 92/1   G Kirsten 22* (26b 5x4)

23.3

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

23.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, FOUR

23.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

23.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 97/1   G Kirsten 26* (30b 6x4)

24.5

Giles to Kirsten, 3 runs

South Africa 101/1   G Kirsten 29* (31b 6x4)

25.1

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

25.2

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

25.3

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

25.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

25.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

25.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 101/1   G Kirsten 29* (37b 6x4)

26.5

Giles to Kirsten, no run

26.6

Giles to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 102/1   G Kirsten 29* (39b 6x4)

27.3

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

27.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

27.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

27.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 103/1   G Kirsten 29* (43b 6x4)

29.1

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

29.2

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

29.3

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

29.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

29.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

29.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 111/1   G Kirsten 29* (49b 6x4)

30.4

Bicknell to Kirsten, FOUR

30.5

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

30.6

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 116/1   G Kirsten 33* (52b 7x4)

31.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

31.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

31.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 117/1   G Kirsten 33* (55b 7x4)

33.1

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

33.2

Flintoff to Kirsten, 1 wide

33.2

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

33.3

Flintoff to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 123/1   G Kirsten 34* (58b 7x4)

34.1

Bicknell to Kirsten, FOUR

34.2

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

34.3

Bicknell to Kirsten, 2 runs

34.4

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

34.5

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

34.6

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 133/1   G Kirsten 40* (64b 8x4)

36.1

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

36.2

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

36.3

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

36.4

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

36.5

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

36.6

Bicknell to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 142/1   G Kirsten 41* (70b 8x4)

37.1

Giles to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 143/1   G Kirsten 42* (71b 8x4)

38.1

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

38.2

Bicknell to Kirsten, FOUR

38.3

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

38.4

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

38.5

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

38.6

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 147/1   G Kirsten 46* (77b 9x4)

40.1

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

40.2

Harmison to Kirsten, 3 runs

South Africa 162/1   G Kirsten 49* (79b 9x4)

41.1

Giles to Kirsten, no run

41.2

Giles to Kirsten, no run

41.3

Giles to Kirsten, no run

41.4

Giles to Kirsten, no run

41.5

Giles to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 163/1   G Kirsten 50* (84b 9x4)

42.1

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

42.2

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

42.3

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

42.4

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

42.5

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

42.6

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 163/1   G Kirsten 50* (90b 9x4)

44.1

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

44.2

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

44.3

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

44.4

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

44.5

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

44.6

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 163/1   G Kirsten 50* (96b 9x4)

47.1

Giles to Kirsten, no run

47.2

Giles to Kirsten, no run

47.3

Giles to Kirsten, no run

47.4

Giles to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 169/1   G Kirsten 51* (100b 9x4)

48.1

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

48.2

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

48.3

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

48.4

Harmison to Kirsten, 2 runs

48.5

Harmison to Kirsten, FOUR

48.6

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 175/1   G Kirsten 57* (106b 10x4)

49.3

Giles to Kirsten, no run

49.4

Giles to Kirsten, no run

49.5

Giles to Kirsten, no run

49.6

Giles to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 180/1   G Kirsten 57* (110b 10x4)

50.2

Harmison to Kirsten, no run

50.3

Harmison to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 182/1   G Kirsten 58* (112b 10x4)

51.1

Giles to Kirsten, no run

51.2

Giles to Kirsten, no run

51.3

Giles to Kirsten, FOUR

51.4

Giles to Kirsten, FOUR

51.5

Giles to Kirsten, no run

51.6

Giles to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 195/1   G Kirsten 66* (118b 12x4)

53.1

Vaughan to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 200/1   G Kirsten 67* (119b 12x4)

54.1

Anderson to Kirsten, 1 leg bye

South Africa 205/1   G Kirsten 67* (120b 12x4)

55.1

Vaughan to Kirsten, 1 run

55.4

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

55.5

Vaughan to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 222/1   G Kirsten 69* (123b 12x4)

56.3

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

56.4

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

56.5

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

56.6

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 224/1   G Kirsten 69* (127b 12x4)

58.1

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

58.2

Anderson to Kirsten, no run

58.3

Anderson to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 227/1   G Kirsten 70* (130b 12x4)

59.1

Vaughan to Kirsten, 1 run

59.3

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

59.4

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

59.5

Vaughan to Kirsten, 1 no ball

59.5

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

59.6

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 230/1   G Kirsten 71* (136b 12x4)

61.1

Vaughan to Kirsten, 1 run

61.6

Vaughan to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 244/1   G Kirsten 72* (138b 12x4)

62.5

Bicknell to Kirsten, no run

62.6

Bicknell to Kirsten, FOUR

South Africa 251/1   G Kirsten 76* (140b 13x4)

63.3

Butcher to Kirsten, no run

63.4

Butcher to Kirsten, 1 run

South Africa 253/1   G Kirsten 77* (142b 13x4)

64.1

Flintoff to Kirsten, 1 run

64.3

Flintoff to Kirsten, 2 runs

64.4

Flintoff to Kirsten, FOUR

64.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

64.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

South Africa 261/1   G Kirsten 84* (147b 14x4)

65.3

Butcher to Kirsten, no run

65.4

Butcher to Kirsten, no run

65.5

Butcher to Kirsten, no run

65.6

Butcher to Kirsten, 2 runs

South Africa 268/1   G Kirsten 86* (151b 14x4)

66.5

Flintoff to Kirsten, no run

66.6

Flintoff to Kirsten, FOUR

South Africa 277/1   G Kirsten 90* (153b 15x4)

68.1

Giles to Kirsten, 3 byes

68.5

Giles to Kirsten, no run

68.6

Giles to Kirsten, OUT

G Kirsten lbw b Giles 90 (215m 156b 15x4 0x6) SR: 57.69

South Africa 290/2   G Kirsten 90 (156b 15x4)
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
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

Oct 26, 2003

Shaun Pollock ruminates, England v South Africa, The AMP Oval, September 8 2003

Shaun Pollock ruminates

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Sep 9, 2003

Alec Stewart in the dressing-rooms after his final Test, against South Africa at The Oval

Alec Stewart sits in the dressing-rooms after his final Test

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