England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ME Trescothick c †de Villiers b Ntini 18 39 32 3 0 56.25
View dismissal AJ Strauss c Ntini b Boje 25 109 69 5 0 36.23
View dismissal MA Butcher b Steyn 5 36 25 0 0 20.00
View dismissal MP Vaughan* lbw b Ntini 18 79 54 3 0 33.33
View dismissal GP Thorpe lbw b Pollock 1 15 15 0 0 6.66
View dismissal A Flintoff c Amla b Pollock 0 10 12 0 0 0.00
View dismissal GO Jones c Rudolph b Ntini 24 40 33 3 1 72.72
View dismissal AF Giles c Rudolph b Steyn 10 71 36 1 0 27.77
MJ Hoggard not out 6 72 53 0 0 11.32
View dismissal SP Jones b Pollock 21 17 14 3 1 150.00
View dismissal SJ Harmison b Pollock 0 4 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 9, nb 2) 11
Total (all out; 57.1 overs; 250 mins) 139 (2.43 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-21 (Trescothick, 9.5 ov), 2-32 (Butcher, 17.1 ov), 3-53 (Strauss, 24.4 ov), 4-62 (Thorpe, 29.1 ov), 5-64 (Flintoff, 31.4 ov), 6-80 (Vaughan, 36.3 ov), 7-93 (GO Jones, 40.6 ov), 8-113 (Giles, 51.5 ov), 9-139 (SP Jones, 55.5 ov), 10-139 (Harmison, 57.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets SM Pollock 15.1 7 32 4 2.10 (1nb)
View wickets M Ntini 13 2 41 3 3.15
View wickets DW Steyn 13 4 26 2 2.00 (1nb)
JH Kallis 7 4 10 0 1.42
View wicket N Boje 9 2 21 1 2.33
South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c Flintoff b Harmison 9 24 16 1 0 56.25
View dismissal HH Gibbs b Hoggard 15 98 56 2 0 26.78
View dismissal JA Rudolph c Thorpe b Harmison 32 104 63 4 0 50.79
View dismissal JH Kallis c sub (PD Collingwood) b Hoggard 162 364 264 21 1 61.36
View dismissal M van Jaarsveld b Flintoff 1 27 17 0 0 5.88
View dismissal HM Amla c †GO Jones b Harmison 1 42 31 0 0 3.22
View dismissal AB de Villiers c Thorpe b SP Jones 14 27 21 2 0 66.66
View dismissal SM Pollock c †GO Jones b Vaughan 43 112 84 5 0 51.19
View dismissal N Boje c sub (PD Collingwood) b Hoggard 15 37 31 2 0 48.38
View dismissal M Ntini c SP Jones b Flintoff 22 44 20 4 1 110.00
DW Steyn not out 7 38 13 1 0 53.84
Extras (lb 7, nb 4) 11
Total (all out; 102 overs; 463 mins) 332 (3.25 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-17 (Smith, 5.3 ov), 2-48 (Gibbs, 20.3 ov), 3-70 (Rudolph, 27.2 ov), 4-80 (van Jaarsveld, 33.3 ov), 5-90 (Amla, 42.2 ov), 6-118 (de Villiers, 48.2 ov), 7-205 (Pollock, 75.2 ov), 8-243 (Boje, 83.6 ov), 9-293 (Ntini, 93.5 ov), 10-332 (Kallis, 101.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets MJ Hoggard 23 8 58 3 2.52
View wickets SJ Harmison 28 3 91 3 3.25 (1nb)
View wickets A Flintoff 23 5 66 2 2.86 (1nb)
View wicket SP Jones 18 1 81 1 4.50 (2nb)
View wicket MP Vaughan 10 2 29 1 2.90
England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ME Trescothick c †de Villiers b Pollock 132 344 261 20 2 50.57
View dismissal AJ Strauss c van Jaarsveld b Ntini 136 383 285 16 0 47.71
View dismissal MA Butcher c van Jaarsveld b Kallis 13 101 70 1 0 18.57
View dismissal MP Vaughan* c †de Villiers b Ntini 10 38 27 1 0 37.03
GP Thorpe not out 118 313 209 15 0 56.45
View dismissal A Flintoff c †de Villiers b Smith 60 147 112 6 3 53.57
View dismissal GO Jones c Ntini b Boje 73 133 82 10 2 89.02
View dismissal AF Giles c †de Villiers b Steyn 0 6 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 3, lb 8, w 2, nb 15) 28
Total (7 wickets dec; 172.3 overs; 736 mins) 570 (3.30 runs per over)
Did not bat MJ Hoggard, SP Jones, SJ Harmison
Fall of wickets 1-273 (Trescothick, 85.6 ov), 2-293 (Strauss, 94.2 ov), 3-306 (Vaughan, 102.6 ov), 4-314 (Butcher, 107.6 ov), 5-428 (Flintoff, 143.2 ov), 6-560 (GO Jones, 171.1 ov), 7-570 (Giles, 172.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket SM Pollock 36 16 79 1 2.19 (3nb)
View wickets M Ntini 37 4 111 2 3.00 (3nb, 2w)
View wicket DW Steyn 25.3 2 122 1 4.78 (7nb)
View wicket N Boje 44 5 163 1 3.70
View wicket JH Kallis 25 4 57 1 2.28
View wicket GC Smith 5 1 27 1 5.40
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 378 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* lbw b Hoggard 5 25 21 0 0 23.80
View dismissal HH Gibbs c Giles b Harmison 36 139 104 5 0 34.61
View dismissal N Boje c Thorpe b Flintoff 10 37 28 2 0 35.71
View dismissal JA Rudolph c Strauss b Giles 61 160 106 8 1 57.54
View dismissal JH Kallis c †GO Jones b Harmison 10 21 23 1 0 43.47
View dismissal M van Jaarsveld c Trescothick b Hoggard 49 81 52 8 0 94.23
View dismissal HM Amla lbw b SP Jones 0 6 2 0 0 0.00
AB de Villiers not out 52 137 95 9 0 54.73
View dismissal SM Pollock run out (SP Jones) 35 114 82 3 0 42.68
M Ntini not out 16 10 6 4 0 266.66
Extras (b 8, lb 4, w 1, nb 3) 16
Total (8 wickets; 86 overs; 370 mins) 290 (3.37 runs per over)
Did not bat DW Steyn
Fall of wickets 1-12 (Smith, 6.3 ov), 2-33 (Boje, 15.5 ov), 3-87 (Gibbs, 32.4 ov), 4-103 (Kallis, 38.2 ov), 5-172 (Rudolph, 53.6 ov), 6-173 (Amla, 54.5 ov), 7-183 (van Jaarsveld, 57.1 ov), 8-268 (Pollock, 84.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets MJ Hoggard 19 3 58 2 3.05
View wickets SJ Harmison 19 4 62 2 3.26
View wicket A Flintoff 14 5 38 1 2.71 (2nb)
View wicket SP Jones 14 4 36 1 2.57 (1nb, 1w)
View wicket AF Giles 19 1 84 1 4.42
MP Vaughan 1 1 0 0 0.00
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to field
Series England led the 5-match series 1-0
Player of the match JH Kallis (South Africa)
Umpires DB Hair (Australia) and SJA Taufel (Australia)
TV umpire KH Hurter
Match referee CH Lloyd (West Indies)
Close of play
Sun, 26 Dec - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 70/3 (JH Kallis 13*, 27.2 ov)
Mon, 27 Dec - day 2 - England 2nd innings 30/0 (ME Trescothick 7*, AJ Strauss 21*, 11 ov)
Tue, 28 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 281/1 (AJ Strauss 132*, MA Butcher 1*, 90 ov)
Wed, 29 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 21/1 (HH Gibbs 11*, N Boje 4*, 9 ov)
Thu, 30 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 290/8 (86 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • RSA 50 in 118 minutes off 164 balls, 4x4
  • 50 partnership (Gibbs 20, Rudolph 31) 100 balls, 72 minutes, 8x4
  • RSA 100 in 158 minutes off 226 balls, 13x4
  • Rudolph 53 runs 81 balls 131 minutes 6*4`s 1*6
  • RSA 150 in 208 minutes off 299 balls 20*4`s 1*6
  • 50 partnership (Rudolph 53, van Jaarsveld 33) 45 minutes 67 balls 7*4`s 1*6 1 extra
  • RSA 200 runs 61.5 overs 267 minutes 375 balls 26*4`s 1*6 8 extras
  • 50 partnership (de Villiers 27, Pollock 20) 65 minutes, 93 balls 7x4
  • RSA 250 off 321 minutes off 460 balls, 34x4, 1x6
  • New ball taken after 80 overs, RSA 256 for 7
  • AB de Villiers 50 in 108 minutes off 87 balls, 9x4
  • Bad light interupts play at 16:30, RSA 290 for 8, 86 overs, 15 overs remaining
 
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Match drawn
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South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 2-6, 2005
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Match drawn
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Dec 30, 2004

Makhaya Ntini and AB de Villiers leave the field, South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 5th day, December 30 2004

Makhaya Ntini and AB de Villiers leave the field

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Dec 30, 2004

Stephen Harmison looks in hope for better light, South Africa v England, 2nd Test, Durban, 5th day, December 30 2004

Stephen Harmison looks in hope

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