South Africa tour of England, 2008 / Commentary

Basil D'Oliveira Trophy - 3rd Test

England v South Africa

South Africa won by 5 wickets

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74.3

Ntini to Sidebottom, 2 runs, angled into the legs from over the wicket, and a good shot from the left-handed Sidebottom sends the ball to square leg

74.4

Ntini to Sidebottom, no run, back round the wicket, up there on off, defended back down on the front foot

74.5

Ntini to Sidebottom, no run, width outside off, the ball sits up and the batsman lets it go on through

74.6

Ntini to Sidebottom, OUT, Ntini strikes now! Sidebottom didn't hang around long, the swing taking the ball away and the edge carrying on to Boucher behind the stumps

RJ Sidebottom c †Boucher b Ntini 2 (6m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

England 215/8   RJ Sidebottom 2 (4b)
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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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Aug 2, 2008

Mark Boucher was not out on 45 leading South Africa to their first series victory in England since 1965, England v South Africa, 3rd Test, Edgbaston, August 2, 2008

Mark Boucher was not out on 45

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Aug 2, 2008

Graeme Smith is mobbed by his team-mates after leading South Africa to their first series victory in England since 1965, England v South Africa, 3rd Test, Edgbaston, August 2, 2008

Graeme Smith is mobbed by his team-mates after leading South Africa to their first series victory in England since 1965

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