South Africa tour of England, 5th Test: England v South Africa at Leeds, Aug 6-10, 1998
England won by 23 runs
Played at Headingley, Leeds
6,7,8,9,10 August 1998 (5-day match)
  England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Butcher b Pollock 116 319 252 18 0 46.03
MA Atherton c Kallis b Ntini 16 76 50 2 0 32.00
N Hussain c †Boucher b Pollock 9 68 45 1 0 20.00
AJ Stewart*† c Kallis b Donald 15 50 30 3 0 50.00
MR Ramprakash c †Boucher b Donald 21 88 62 2 0 33.87
GA Hick c Rhodes b Ntini 2 38 21 0 0 9.52
A Flintoff c Liebenberg b Pollock 0 2 3 0 0 0.00
DG Cork not out 24 48 33 4 0 72.72
IDK Salisbury b Ntini 0 8 4 0 0 0.00
D Gough c McMillan b Ntini 2 16 7 0 0 28.57
ARC Fraser c Cullinan b Donald 4 19 7 0 0 57.14
Extras (b 4, lb 5, w 2, nb 10) 21
  Total (all out; 83.3 overs) 230 (2.75 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  AA Donald 20.3 6 44 3 2.14 (1w)
  SM Pollock 24 8 51 3 2.12 (7nb)
  M Ntini 21 5 72 4 3.42 (3nb, 1w)
  JH Kallis 9 4 30 0 3.33
  BM McMillan 9 0 24 0 2.66 (3nb)
  South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten lbw b Fraser 6 26 24 1 0 25.00
GFJ Liebenberg c Hick b Fraser 21 61 42 2 0 50.00
JH Kallis c Ramprakash b Cork 40 177 134 7 0 29.85
DJ Cullinan c †Stewart b Gough 27 54 29 4 0 93.10
WJ Cronje* lbw b Fraser 57 235 163 9 0 34.96
JN Rhodes c †Stewart b Gough 32 37 39 4 0 82.05
BM McMillan c Salisbury b Cork 7 35 25 1 0 28.00
SM Pollock c Salisbury b Fraser 31 84 64 1 0 48.43
MV Boucher c Atherton b Gough 6 24 16 1 0 37.50
AA Donald lbw b Fraser 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
M Ntini not out 4 10 6 1 0 66.66
Extras (lb 20, nb 1) 21
  Total (all out; 90.3 overs) 252 (2.78 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  D Gough 24.3 7 58 3 2.36
  ARC Fraser 25 9 42 5 1.68
  DG Cork 21 3 72 2 3.42
  A Flintoff 8 1 31 0 3.87
  IDK Salisbury 3 0 6 0 2.00
  MA Butcher 9 4 23 0 2.55 (1nb)
  England 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Butcher c McMillan b Pollock 37 147 108 5 0 34.25
MA Atherton lbw b Donald 1 5 4 0 0 25.00
N Hussain c Cronje b Pollock 94 421 341 14 0 27.56
AJ Stewart*† c †Boucher b Pollock 35 103 68 7 0 51.47
MR Ramprakash lbw b Pollock 25 95 75 4 0 33.33
IDK Salisbury c †Boucher b Pollock 4 21 11 1 0 36.36
GA Hick c Kirsten b Donald 1 9 7 0 0 14.28
A Flintoff c †Boucher b Donald 0 4 5 0 0 0.00
DG Cork c †Boucher b Donald 10 57 36 2 0 27.77
D Gough c Cullinan b Donald 5 23 15 1 0 33.33
ARC Fraser not out 1 8 4 0 0 25.00
Extras (b 14, lb 1, w 2, nb 10) 27
  Total (all out; 110.2 overs) 240 (2.17 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  SM Pollock 35 14 53 5 1.51 (2nb)
  AA Donald 29.2 9 71 5 2.42 (1nb, 1w)
  BM McMillan 11 0 22 0 2.00 (3nb)
  M Ntini 15 4 43 0 2.86 (5nb, 1w)
  JH Kallis 15 6 31 0 2.06 (1w)
  DJ Cullinan 1 0 1 0 1.00 (1nb)
  WJ Cronje 4 1 4 0 1.00
  South Africa 2nd innings (target: 219 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten c Atherton b Gough 3 32 24 0 0 12.50
GFJ Liebenberg lbw b Gough 6 17 15 1 0 40.00
JH Kallis lbw b Fraser 3 18 15 0 0 20.00
DJ Cullinan lbw b Gough 0 29 13 0 0 0.00
WJ Cronje* c †Stewart b Fraser 0 9 6 0 0 0.00
JN Rhodes c Flintoff b Gough 85 211 147 10 1 57.82
BM McMillan c †Stewart b Cork 54 149 120 8 0 45.00
SM Pollock not out 28 106 74 1 0 37.83
MV Boucher lbw b Gough 4 21 8 0 0 50.00
AA Donald c †Stewart b Fraser 4 29 23 0 0 17.39
M Ntini lbw b Gough 0 8 8 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 6, nb 2) 8
  Total (all out; 75 overs) 195 (2.60 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  D Gough 23 6 42 6 1.82 (1nb)
  ARC Fraser 23 8 50 3 2.17 (2nb)
  DG Cork 17 1 50 1 2.94
  A Flintoff 4 1 13 0 3.25
  IDK Salisbury 8 0 34 0 4.25

Match details


Toss - England, who chose to bat
Series - England won the 5-match series 2-1
Player of the match - MA Butcher (England)
Players of the series - MA Atherton (England) and AA Donald (South Africa)
Umpires - Javed Akhtar (Pakistan) and P Willey
TV umpire - KE Palmer
Match referee - AM Ebrahim (Zimbabwe)
Close of play
  • Thu, 6 Aug - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 9/0 (G Kirsten 4*, GFJ Liebenberg 5*, 4 ov)
  • Fri, 7 Aug - day 2 - England 2nd innings 2/0 (MA Butcher 0*, MA Atherton 1*, 1 ov)
  • Sat, 8 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 206/4 (N Hussain 83*, IDK Salisbury 4*, 91 ov)
  • Sun, 9 Aug - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 185/8 (SM Pollock 24*, AA Donald 2*, 68 ov)
  • Mon, 10 Aug - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 195 (75 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


Day 4
Day 2
Day 1
    • Hansie Cronje breaks John Waite's test appearance record for South Africa.
    • Alan Donald sets a new South African record for most wickets in a series in England.
    • Mark Butcher scores his maiden test hundred.
    • England dropped 4 catches, 3 in 23 balls. Cronje and Rhodes were each dropped twice, the culprits being Ramprakash, Hussain, Hick and Stewart.
    • Fraser's 3rd successive five wicket innings.
    • Darren Gough gets his 100th test wicket
    • Man of the Match adjudicator was Paul Allott Date-stamped : 10 Aug1998 - 18:26
 
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