South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
AC Hudson c †Russell b Cork 31 103 79 3 0 39.24
G Kirsten c Thorpe b Ilott 51 167 128 9 0 39.84
WJ Cronje* c Atherton b Martin 4 48 27 1 0 14.81
DJ Cullinan c †Russell b Cork 91 244 183 14 0 49.72
JN Rhodes c Smith b Cork 49 154 119 5 1 41.17
BM McMillan c †Russell b Illingworth 49 171 118 4 1 41.52
DJ Richardson c †Russell b Illingworth 84 223 189 6 0 44.44
SM Pollock lbw b Cork 23 76 44 1 0 52.27
CR Matthews st †Russell b Illingworth 15 73 47 0 0 31.91
AA Donald not out 12 35 33 0 0 36.36
PR Adams run out 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 11, nb 8) 19
Total (all out; 159.5 overs) 428 (2.67 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-57 (Hudson), 2-85 (Cronje), 3-89 (Kirsten), 4-207 (Rhodes), 5-251 (Cullinan), 6-326 (McMillan), 7-379 (Pollock), 8-408 (Richardson), 9-426 (Matthews), 10-428 (Adams)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DG Cork 43.2 12 113 4 2.60 (7nb)
MC Ilott 29.4 7 82 1 2.76 (1nb)
PJ Martin 33 9 79 1 2.39
RK Illingworth 39.5 8 105 3 2.63
GA Hick 12 2 32 0 2.66
JER Gallian 2 0 6 0 3.00
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* c †Richardson b Adams 72 300 237 6 0 30.37
AJ Stewart c †Richardson b Pollock 4 10 2 1 0 200.00
JER Gallian c Cullinan b Pollock 14 94 78 2 0 17.94
GP Thorpe c Rhodes b Adams 27 52 34 3 0 79.41
GA Hick lbw b Donald 62 188 158 8 1 39.24
RA Smith lbw b McMillan 2 6 9 0 0 22.22
RC Russell c Cullinan b Donald 30 165 114 3 0 26.31
DG Cork c †Richardson b Pollock 1 2 3 0 0 33.33
RK Illingworth c Hudson b Donald 28 109 91 5 0 30.76
PJ Martin b Adams 4 4 6 1 0 66.66
MC Ilott not out 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 9, w 1, nb 9) 19
Total (all out; 120.4 overs) 263 (2.17 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Stewart), 2-50 (Gallian), 3-88 (Thorpe), 4-163 (Atherton), 5-168 (Smith), 6-199 (Hick), 7-200 (Cork), 8-258 (Illingworth), 9-263 (Martin), 10-263 (Russell)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AA Donald 25.4 7 49 3 1.90 (6nb)
SM Pollock 22 8 58 3 2.63 (3nb, 1w)
PR Adams 37 13 75 3 2.02
CR Matthews 20 7 42 0 2.10
BM McMillan 15 6 30 1 2.00
WJ Cronje 1 1 0 0 0.00
South Africa 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
AC Hudson c †Russell b Martin 4 7 12 0 0 33.33
G Kirsten c Illingworth b Martin 69 287 176 8 0 39.20
WJ Cronje* c †Russell b Martin 6 25 18 1 0 33.33
DJ Cullinan st †Russell b Illingworth 14 80 57 1 0 24.56
JN Rhodes lbw b Cork 0 13 8 0 0 0.00
BM McMillan c Hick b Cork 1 17 13 0 0 7.69
DJ Richardson c †Russell b Cork 0 7 5 0 0 0.00
SM Pollock c Cork b Illingworth 32 95 74 4 0 43.24
CR Matthews c & b Illingworth 5 19 18 1 0 27.77
AA Donald not out 12 23 13 0 0 92.30
PR Adams not out 0 6 3 0 0 0.00
Extras (b 8, lb 7, w 1, nb 3) 19
Total (9 wickets dec; 65.3 overs) 162 (2.47 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-6 (Hudson), 2-18 (Cronje), 3-60 (Cullinan), 4-65 (Rhodes), 5-69 (McMillan), 6-69 (Richardson), 7-135 (Pollock), 8-146 (Matthews), 9-160 (Kirsten)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DG Cork 26.3 5 63 3 2.37 (3nb, 1w)
PJ Martin 17 8 39 3 2.29
RK Illingworth 22 7 45 3 2.04
England 2nd innings (target: 328 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
MA Atherton* lbw b Matthews 34 171 137 3 0 24.81
AJ Stewart c Hudson b Donald 81 338 261 13 0 31.03
JER Gallian lbw b Adams 28 143 104 4 0 26.92
GP Thorpe not out 12 47 34 2 0 35.29
GA Hick not out 11 27 23 2 0 47.82
Extras (b 9, lb 8, w 1, nb 5) 23
Total (3 wickets; 92 overs) 189 (2.05 runs per over)
Did not bat RA Smith, RC Russell, DG Cork, RK Illingworth, PJ Martin, MC Ilott
Fall of wickets 1-84 (Atherton), 2-157 (Gallian), 3-167 (Stewart)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SM Pollock 10 4 15 0 1.50 (1nb)
AA Donald 19 4 60 1 3.15 (2nb, 1w)
PR Adams 28 13 51 1 1.82
BM McMillan 14 6 16 0 1.14 (2nb)
CR Matthews 19 10 29 1 1.52
G Kirsten 2 1 1 0 0.50
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 0-0
Test debut PR Adams (South Africa)
Player of the match G Kirsten (South Africa)
Umpires SA Bucknor (West Indies) and CJ Mitchley
TV umpire RE Koertzen
Match referee CH Lloyd (West Indies)
Close of play
Tue, 26 Dec - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 230/4 (DJ Cullinan 83*, BM McMillan 3*)
Wed, 27 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 40/1 (MA Atherton 15*, JER Gallian 14*)
Thu, 28 Dec - day 3 - England 1st innings 250/7 (RC Russell 26*, RK Illingworth 25*)
Fri, 29 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 20/0 (MA Atherton 9*, AJ Stewart 8*)
Sat, 30 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 189/3 (92 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Lunch England 80-0
  • Tea England 134-1 wpca, RealGazza, avanr, MattB, Pommy, dougie, drf, Travis
 
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South Africa won by 10 wickets
South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth - Dec 26-30, 1995
Match drawn
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Match drawn
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Match drawn
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Match drawn
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Alec Stewart unsuccessfully tries to hook Allan Donald, South Africa v England, 4th Test, Cape Town, 1st day, January 2, 2000

Alec Stewart unsuccessfully tries to hook Allan Donald

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