South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal GC Smith* c Nicol b Martin 53 118 74 6 0 71.62
View dismissal AN Petersen lbw b Boult 11 45 29 2 0 37.93
View dismissal HM Amla c Taylor b Vettori 62 149 102 8 1 60.78
View dismissal JH Kallis c Taylor b Martin 0 7 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal AB de Villiers lbw b Martin 0 4 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal JA Rudolph c Boult b Bracewell 52 162 99 5 0 52.52
View dismissal MV Boucher run out (Bracewell/†van Wyk) 4 9 2 1 0 200.00
View dismissal DW Steyn c Taylor b Bracewell 9 22 20 0 0 45.00
View dismissal VD Philander c Williamson b Martin 22 61 58 2 0 37.93
M Morkel not out 13 22 14 2 0 92.85
View dismissal Imran Tahir run out (Bracewell/Vettori) 10 16 10 1 0 100.00
Extras (lb 1, nb 1) 2
Total (all out; 68.2 overs; 307 mins) 238 (3.48 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-34 (Petersen, 9.2 ov), 2-86 (Smith, 26.5 ov), 3-90 (Kallis, 28.1 ov), 4-90 (de Villiers, 28.2 ov), 5-156 (Amla, 41.4 ov), 6-161 (Boucher, 43.1 ov), 7-179 (Steyn, 48.2 ov), 8-214 (Philander, 63.6 ov), 9-222 (Rudolph, 64.6 ov), 10-238 (Imran Tahir, 68.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets CS Martin 18 2 56 4 3.11
TG Southee 10 1 40 0 4.00
View wicket TA Boult 8 0 58 1 7.25
View wickets DAJ Bracewell 16.2 2 52 2 3.18 (1nb)
View wicket DL Vettori 15 4 31 1 2.06
RJ Nicol 1 1 0 0 0.00
New Zealand 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal RJ Nicol c Smith b Philander 6 13 12 0 0 50.00
View dismissal MJ Guptill b Morkel 16 69 43 2 0 37.20
View dismissal BB McCullum c & b Imran Tahir 48 149 102 6 0 47.05
View dismissal LRPL Taylor* c †Boucher b Morkel 44 108 77 7 0 57.14
View dismissal KS Williamson c †Boucher b Philander 11 45 45 0 0 24.44
View dismissal DL Vettori c & b Kallis 46 107 78 8 0 58.97
View dismissal CFK van Wyk c Smith b Philander 36 130 92 5 0 39.13
View dismissal DAJ Bracewell b Steyn 25 70 46 5 0 54.34
View dismissal TG Southee c Smith b Philander 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
TA Boult not out 33 29 28 1 3 117.85
View dismissal CS Martin c Amla b Steyn 5 14 5 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 3) 3
Total (all out; 88.2 overs; 370 mins) 273 (3.09 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-7 (Nicol, 3.2 ov), 2-41 (Guptill, 16.5 ov), 3-106 (McCullum, 38.1 ov), 4-116 (Taylor, 41.4 ov), 5-135 (Williamson, 49.6 ov), 6-188 (Vettori, 67.3 ov), 7-229 (van Wyk, 81.2 ov), 8-229 (Southee, 81.4 ov), 9-239 (Bracewell, 84.6 ov), 10-273 (Martin, 88.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets DW Steyn 20.2 4 79 2 3.88
View wickets VD Philander 18 1 72 4 4.00
View wickets M Morkel 18 5 52 2 2.88
View wicket Imran Tahir 24 6 55 1 2.29
View wicket JH Kallis 8 2 12 1 1.50
South Africa 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AN Petersen c Southee b Bracewell 25 56 35 4 0 71.42
View dismissal GC Smith* b Bracewell 115 363 234 13 0 49.14
View dismissal HM Amla c Guptill b Bracewell 2 3 4 0 0 50.00
View dismissal JH Kallis c Nicol b Boult 113 380 263 16 0 42.96
JA Rudolph not out 105 250 182 15 1 57.69
View dismissal AB de Villiers c McCullum b Williamson 29 81 55 3 0 52.72
MV Boucher not out 34 88 70 4 0 48.57
Extras (b 2, lb 6, w 1, nb 3) 12
Total (5 wickets dec; 140 overs; 614 mins) 435 (3.10 runs per over)
Did not bat VD Philander, Imran Tahir, M Morkel, DW Steyn
Fall of wickets 1-45 (Petersen, 11.2 ov), 2-47 (Amla, 11.6 ov), 3-247 (Smith, 81.1 ov), 4-283 (Kallis, 97.3 ov), 5-353 (de Villiers, 117.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CS Martin 23 4 74 0 3.21
View wicket TA Boult 26 4 93 1 3.57
View wickets DAJ Bracewell 25 3 70 3 2.80 (3nb)
TG Southee 26 4 100 0 3.84 (1w)
DL Vettori 32 5 65 0 2.03
RJ Nicol 1 0 9 0 9.00
View wicket KS Williamson 7 4 16 1 2.28
New Zealand 2nd innings (target: 401 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal RJ Nicol c Smith b Imran Tahir 19 89 71 2 0 26.76
View dismissal MJ Guptill c de Villiers b Philander 6 32 18 1 0 33.33
BB McCullum not out 58 154 91 5 1 63.73
LRPL Taylor* not out 48 98 68 8 0 70.58
Extras (lb 2, w 2, nb 2) 6
Total (2 wickets; 41 overs; 186 mins) 137 (3.34 runs per over)
Did not bat KS Williamson, CFK van Wyk, DL Vettori, TG Southee, TA Boult, DAJ Bracewell, CS Martin
Fall of wickets 1-16 (Guptill, 7.6 ov), 2-55 (Nicol, 20.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DW Steyn 8 2 25 0 3.12 (1w)
View wicket VD Philander 12 2 29 1 2.41 (2nb)
M Morkel 9 2 33 0 3.66 (1w)
View wicket Imran Tahir 8 2 33 1 4.12
JH Kallis 4 1 15 0 3.75
Match details
Toss New Zealand, who chose to field
Series 3-match series level 0-0
Test debuts RJ Nicol and CFK van Wyk (New Zealand)
Player of the match GC Smith (South Africa)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and BR Doctrove (West Indies)
TV umpire RA Kettleborough (England)
Match referee RS Mahanama (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire GAV Baxter
Close of play
Wed, 7 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 191/7 (JA Rudolph 46*, VD Philander 4*, 59 ov)
Thu, 8 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 243/9 (TA Boult 8*, CS Martin 0*, 86 ov)
Fri, 9 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 268/3 (JH Kallis 107*, JA Rudolph 13*, 89 ov)
Sat, 10 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 137/2 (BB McCullum 58*, LRPL Taylor 48*, 41 ov)
Sun, 11 Mar - day 5 - no play
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • Rain: New Zealand - 137/2 in 41.0 overs (BB McCullum 58, LRPL Taylor 48)
  • Wet Ground: New Zealand - 137/2 in 41.0 overs (BB McCullum 58, LRPL Taylor 48)
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 137/2 in 41.0 overs (BB McCullum 58, LRPL Taylor 48)
  • Rain: New Zealand - 137/2 in 41.0 overs (BB McCullum 58, LRPL Taylor 48)
 
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