South Africa tour of England, 2008 / Commentary

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110.6

Harris to Ambrose, 1 run, and he's off the mark immediately, tucking one from leg stump for one

England 414/5   TR Ambrose 1* (1b)

111.1

Morkel to Ambrose, no run, back of a length, comes back in and Ambrose defends

111.2

Morkel to Ambrose, 3 runs, onto the front foot, driving a half-volley through extra cover for three

111.5

Morkel to Ambrose, no run, digs in a short one, going wide from the stumps, Ambrose sways

111.6

Morkel to Ambrose, no run, fuller, coming back in from wide, and Ambrose shoulders arms

England 418/5   TR Ambrose 4* (5b)

113.2

Morkel to Ambrose, no run, an excellent start outside off which takes the splice of Ambrose's bat

113.3

Morkel to Ambrose, OUT, gone! What a start for South Africa! Excellent line and length just outside the off stump, Ambrose came forward - rather tentatively feeling for it - the edge just carrying to Smith at first slip

TR Ambrose c Smith b Morkel 4 (12m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

England 422/6   TR Ambrose 4 (7b)
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Series Results
England v South Africa at The Oval - Aug 7-11, 2008
England won by 6 wickets
England v South Africa at Birmingham - Jul 30-Aug 2, 2008
South Africa won by 5 wickets
England v South Africa at Leeds - Jul 18-21, 2008
South Africa won by 10 wickets
England v South Africa at Lord's - Jul 10-14, 2008
Match drawn
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Jul 14, 2008

Stuart Broad does up his shoelaces, England v South Africa, first Test, Lord's, July 14, 2008

Stuart Broad does up his shoelaces

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Jul 14, 2008

Daryl Harper talks to bowler Monty Panesar, England v South Africa, 1st Test, Lord's, 5th day, July 14, 2008

Daryl Harper talks to bowler Monty Panesar

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