England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AJ Strauss lbw b Morkel 44 178 131 6 0 33.58
View dismissal AN Cook c de Villiers b Morkel 60 191 132 9 0 45.45
View dismissal MP Vaughan* b Steyn 2 6 3 0 0 66.66
View dismissal KP Pietersen c †Boucher b Morkel 152 281 181 20 1 83.97
View dismissal IR Bell c & b Harris 199 496 336 20 1 59.22
View dismissal PD Collingwood c Amla b Harris 7 15 13 1 0 53.84
View dismissal TR Ambrose c Smith b Morkel 4 12 7 0 0 57.14
View dismissal SCJ Broad b Harris 76 158 124 10 0 61.29
RJ Sidebottom not out 1 30 22 0 0 4.54
Extras (b 14, lb 12, w 7, nb 15) 48
Total (8 wickets dec; 156.2 overs; 688 mins) 593 (3.79 runs per over)
Did not bat JM Anderson, MS Panesar
Fall of wickets 1-114 (Strauss, 41.5 ov), 2-117 (Vaughan, 42.6 ov), 3-117 (Cook, 43.5 ov), 4-403 (Pietersen, 107.1 ov), 5-413 (Collingwood, 110.5 ov), 6-422 (Ambrose, 113.3 ov), 7-574 (Broad, 150.3 ov), 8-593 (Bell, 156.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket DW Steyn 35 8 117 1 3.34 160 13 0 (2nb, 2w)
M Ntini 29 2 130 0 4.48 116 21 0
View wickets M Morkel 34 3 121 4 3.55 148 13 0 (5nb)
JH Kallis 20 3 70 0 3.50 87 6 0 (1w)
View wickets PL Harris 38.2 8 129 3 3.36 167 13 2 (4nb)
South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c Bell b Anderson 8 23 21 1 0 38.09
View dismissal ND McKenzie b Panesar 40 139 89 5 0 44.94
View dismissal HM Amla c †Ambrose b Broad 6 42 32 1 0 18.75
View dismissal JH Kallis c Strauss b Sidebottom 7 35 19 1 0 36.84
View dismissal AG Prince c †Ambrose b Sidebottom 101 295 183 13 1 55.19
View dismissal AB de Villiers c Anderson b Panesar 42 128 119 5 0 35.29
View dismissal MV Boucher b Broad 4 16 11 0 0 36.36
View dismissal M Morkel b Panesar 6 22 22 1 0 27.27
View dismissal PL Harris c Anderson b Panesar 6 19 18 1 0 33.33
View dismissal DW Steyn c Sidebottom b Pietersen 19 81 46 2 0 41.30
M Ntini not out 0 13 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 1, lb 4, w 3) 8
Total (all out; 93.3 overs; 412 mins) 247 (2.64 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-13 (Smith, 5.2 ov), 2-28 (Amla, 14.6 ov), 3-47 (Kallis, 21.6 ov), 4-83 (McKenzie, 30.1 ov), 5-161 (de Villiers, 62.6 ov), 6-166 (Boucher, 67.1 ov), 7-191 (Morkel, 72.6 ov), 8-203 (Harris, 76.5 ov), 9-245 (Prince, 90.5 ov), 10-247 (Steyn, 93.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets RJ Sidebottom 19 3 41 2 2.15 94 6 0
View wicket JM Anderson 21 7 36 1 1.71 104 1 0 (1w)
View wickets SCJ Broad 23 3 88 2 3.82 102 15 0 (2w)
View wickets MS Panesar 26 4 74 4 2.84 119 8 1
PD Collingwood 4 1 3 0 0.75 21 0 0
View wicket KP Pietersen 0.3 0 0 1 0.00 3 0 0
South Africa 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c Pietersen b Anderson 107 340 207 11 0 51.69
View dismissal ND McKenzie c †Ambrose b Anderson 138 553 447 16 0 30.87
HM Amla not out 104 345 242 14 0 42.97
View dismissal JH Kallis b Sidebottom 13 56 52 2 0 25.00
AG Prince not out 9 74 54 0 0 16.66
Extras (b 8, lb 8, w 5, nb 1) 22
Total (3 wickets dec; 167 overs; 686 mins) 393 (2.35 runs per over)
Did not bat AB de Villiers, MV Boucher, M Morkel, PL Harris, DW Steyn, M Ntini
Fall of wickets 1-204 (Smith, 81.1 ov), 2-329 (McKenzie, 133.5 ov), 3-357 (Kallis, 147.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
MS Panesar 60 15 116 0 1.93 293 13 0
KP Pietersen 7 1 21 0 3.00 28 2 0
View wicket RJ Sidebottom 30 9 46 1 1.53 156 5 0 (1nb)
View wickets JM Anderson 32 7 78 2 2.43 153 9 0 (3w)
SCJ Broad 26 7 78 0 3.00 117 9 0 (2w)
PD Collingwood 11 4 37 0 3.36 47 5 0
AN Cook 1 0 1 0 1.00 5 0 0
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to field
Series 4-match series level 0-0
Player of the match IR Bell (England)
Umpires BF Bowden (New Zealand) and DJ Harper (Australia)
TV umpire NJ Llong
Match referee JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve umpire RT Robinson
Close of play
Thu, 10 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 309/3 (KP Pietersen 104*, IR Bell 75*, 90 ov)
Fri, 11 Jul - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 7/0 (GC Smith 2*, ND McKenzie 5*, 3.2 ov)
Sat, 12 Jul - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 13/0 (GC Smith 8*, ND McKenzie 1*, 4 ov)
Sun, 13 Jul - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 242/1 (ND McKenzie 102*, HM Amla 20*, 96 ov)
Mon, 14 Jul - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 393/3d (167 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 99.1 overs (598 balls), Extras 13
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 122 balls (ND McKenzie 23, HM Amla 28, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 272/1 in 111.0 overs (ND McKenzie 121, HM Amla 29)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 121.6 overs (736 balls), Extras 17
  • HM Amla: 50 off 116 balls (9 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 100 runs in 252 balls (ND McKenzie 43, HM Amla 52, Ex 5)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 312/1 in 127.0 overs (ND McKenzie 131, HM Amla 57)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 349/2 in 142.0 overs (HM Amla 76, JH Kallis 10)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 142.5 overs (862 balls), Extras 22
  • Tea: South Africa - 372/3 in 157.0 overs (HM Amla 88, AG Prince 4)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 372/3 after 161.1 overs (HM Amla 88, AG Prince 4)
  • HM Amla: 100 off 231 balls (14 x 4)
  • Bad Light: South Africa - 390/3 in 165.0 overs (HM Amla 102, AG Prince 8)
 
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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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