Close of Play

  • Sat, 18 Dec - day 1 - Combined Eastern Province-Border XI 1st innings 331/5 (PC Strydom 66*, RJ Peterson 41*, 90 ov)
  • Sun, 19 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 113/2 (CJ Adams 59*, AJ Stewart 16*, 28 ov)
  • Mon, 20 Dec - day 3 - no play
  • Tue, 21 Dec - day 4 - no play

Match Notes

England tour of South Africa 1999-00 News

  • Leicestershire player signed by Central Districts

    Leicestershire county professional Ben Smith will be Central Districts' overseas player this summer

  • Woolmer backs Cronje the Bold as ICC sniff at Test result

    Centurion - As fond as the International Cricket Council are of peddling the myth that they believe in the modern image of the game, Hansie Cronje's decision to resurrect a dying Test with the support of Nasser Hussain has not gone down well at HQ

  • Cronje slams ICC over negative whispers on declaration

    Centurion - Hansie Cronje stepped into Test history on Tuesday and also threw down the gauntlet to the International Cricket Council, saying he did want to be part of the game if they disapproved of his unprecedented step in reviving what had been

  • Donald in row over one/day squad and Rhodes returns

    Centurion - Allan Donald may have been involved in a verbal fracas with national selection panel convener Rushdie Magiet over his omission from the South African side for the limited-overs international triangular series

  • Hussain shoots down snub claims

    Centurion - Nasser Hussain has shot down suggestions his idea to play a day/night limited-overs match after the fifth Test was "snubbed by the South African team"