Match Details

Toss

South Africa Under-19s , elected to bat first

Series result

2-match series level 0-0

Player of the match

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 19.00

Match days

1,2,3,4 August 2014 (4-day match)

Close of Play

  • Fri, 1 Aug - day 1 - South Africa Under-19s 1st innings 268/4 (G Roelofsen 96*, BS Makhanya 37*, 96 ov)
  • Sat, 2 Aug - day 2 - England Under-19s 1st innings 28/2 (DP Sibley 7*, WMH Rhodes 2*, 19.5 ov)
  • Sun, 3 Aug - day 3 - South Africa Under-19s 2nd innings 12/0 (RD Rickelton 5*, MC Christensen 2*, 6 ov)
  • Mon, 4 Aug - day 4 - South Africa Under-19s 2nd innings 300/7d (88 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Lower order rallies for England

    South Africa Under-19s were given a first-innings lead by England on the third day at Fenners but a draw looks likely in the first youth Test.

  • Malan, Rickelton bat out for draw

    Janneman Malan and Ryan Rickelton enjoyed solid innings as South Africa Under-19s played out the final day to ensure a draw against England in the first Youth Test at Fenners.

  • SA strike after Roelofsen 149

    South Africa Under-19s moved ahead on a rain-hit second day of their first Youth Test against England Under-19s. Grant Roelofsen made 149 as the visitors posted 433, after which the hosts ended on 28 for 2

  • Rickleton, Roelofsen fifties power South Africa

    Ryan Rickleton and Grant Roelofsen struck fifties to power a solid batting effort from South Africa Under-19s against England Under-19s in Cambridge