South Africa tour of England, 2008 / Commentary

Basil D'Oliveira Trophy - 3rd Test

England v South Africa

South Africa won by 5 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

51.1

Panesar to Kallis, 1 run, on the legs, pushed behind square and a gentle single results

51.2

Panesar to Prince, no run, outside off, defended down on the front foot

51.3

Panesar to Prince, no run, sneaks out positively and drives forward out to mid on

51.4

Panesar to Prince, no run, "Go-i" says Ambrose as the batsman's forced to quickly defend forward

51.5

Panesar to Prince, no run, leans right over on the front foot and pushes to the covers

51.6

Panesar to Prince, no run, defended forward on the front foot

South Africa 183/4   MS Panesar 1-0-1-0

53.1

Panesar to Prince, FOUR, driven out on the front foot

53.2

Panesar to Prince, no run, defended on the front foot

53.3

Panesar to Prince, no run, defended again in line with off

53.4

Panesar to Prince, no run, turned back in and defended on the front foot

53.5

Panesar to Prince, no run, more turn in, defended on the front foot and if you want the keeper's opinion, "That's lovely Mont, lovely, that's the way."

53.6

Panesar to Prince, no run, defended on the front foot this time

South Africa 187/4   MS Panesar 2-0-5-0

55.1

Panesar to Kallis, FOUR, short ball, some width outside off, wristed away in front of point

55.2

Panesar to Kallis, 1 run, on off, played down off the back foot

55.3

Panesar to Prince, no run, defended down off the back foot

55.4

Panesar to Prince, 1 run, worked out to the gully

55.5

Panesar to Kallis, no run, on middle and off, the batsman gets right over it and pushes it out to short midwicket

55.6

Panesar to Kallis, 1 run, on middle, wristed over to square leg for a straightforward single

South Africa 196/4   MS Panesar 3-0-12-0

57.1

Panesar to Prince, no run, outside off, some spin back in to him but he leaves it

57.2

Panesar to Prince, 1 run, forced on to the middle and this time and Prince steers it with a push to square

57.3

Panesar to Kallis, 1 run, on the legs, clipped to square and Anderson runs round to return it in

57.4

Panesar to Prince, no run, width outside off, came back in, the batsman pads it away

57.5

Panesar to Prince, no run, outside off, more padding

57.6

Panesar to Prince, no run, pushed out to the covers on the front foot

South Africa 198/4   MS Panesar 4-0-14-0

59.1

Panesar to Prince, no run, width outside off, forced down off the back foot

59.2

Panesar to Prince, 1 run, pushed off the toes to square

59.3

Panesar to Kallis, no run, on the legs, pushed forward

59.4

Panesar to Kallis, no run, right over it in defence

59.5

Panesar to Kallis, no run, defended on the front foot once more

59.6

Panesar to Kallis, no run, defended forward

South Africa 199/4   MS Panesar 5-0-15-0

61.1

Panesar to Kallis, no run, defended forward

61.2

Panesar to Kallis, no run, defended once more

61.3

Panesar to Kallis, no run, outside off, driven out to the covers

61.4

Panesar to Kallis, 1 run, on middle, flicked away to square, they think about the second but quickly decide against it

61.5

Panesar to Prince, no run, outside off, some width, crushed into the ground

61.6

Panesar to Prince, no run, on the front foot, driven out to mid on

South Africa 200/4   MS Panesar 6-0-16-0

67.1

Panesar to Kallis, 2 runs, tossed up, flicked to leg

67.2

Panesar to Kallis, FOUR, over the top for four! Great shot.

67.3

Panesar to Kallis, no run, tossed up on leg stump, Kallis tries to flick through midwicket but can't time it

67.4

Panesar to Kallis, 1 run, angled out to the off side

67.5

Panesar to Prince, 1 run, flicked to leg

67.6

Panesar to Kallis, 1 run, flicked through midwicket

South Africa 226/4   MS Panesar 7-0-25-0
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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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Photos

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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