Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Boucher b Donald
    1
    13
    11
    0
    0
    9.09
    b Donald
    0
    4
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Klusener b Pollock
    0
    4
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Boucher b Pollock
    33
    119
    84
    5
    0
    39.28
    lbw b Donald
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Boucher b Donald
    16
    50
    31
    3
    0
    51.61
    c †Boucher b Pollock
    38
    71
    48
    7
    0
    79.16
    c Pollock b Donald
    0
    6
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Boucher b Donald
    4
    19
    10
    1
    0
    40.00
    not out
    15
    45
    39
    2
    0
    38.46
    lbw b Pollock
    10
    28
    15
    0
    1
    66.66
    Extras
    5 (lb 3, w 2)
    TOTAL
    122 all out (41.4 Overs, RR: 2.92, 185 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-1 (MA Atherton, 0.6 ov), 2-2 (N Hussain, 1.6 ov), 3-2 (MA Butcher, 2.4 ov), 4-2 (AJ Stewart, 2.5 ov), 5-34 (CJ Adams, 12.6 ov), 6-90 (MP Vaughan, 29.3 ov), 7-91 (GM Hamilton, 30.5 ov), 8-91 (A Flintoff, 31.1 ov), 9-103 (AR Caddick, 34.6 ov), 10-122 (AD Mullally, 41.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald1535363.5320
    SM Pollock14.461641.0900
    WJ Cronje521503.0000
    L Klusener613005.0000
    PR Adams10505.0000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Donald
    32
    221
    138
    4
    0
    23.18
    c †Boucher b Pollock
    0
    5
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Pollock
    16
    33
    27
    2
    1
    59.25
    lbw b Donald
    5
    45
    38
    1
    0
    13.15
    c Rhodes b Donald
    86
    158
    130
    14
    1
    66.15
    c †Boucher b Donald
    1
    6
    4
    0
    0
    25.00
    c & b Adams
    36
    86
    62
    7
    0
    58.06
    c Pollock b Donald
    0
    6
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Pollock
    48
    97
    72
    7
    1
    66.66
    not out
    16
    39
    26
    2
    0
    61.53
    c Kallis b Pollock
    0
    2
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    20 (b 4, lb 10, w 6)
    TOTAL
    260 all out (83.4 Overs, RR: 3.10, 354 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-0 (MA Atherton, 1.1 ov), 2-31 (N Hussain, 9.4 ov), 3-41 (MP Vaughan, 19.5 ov), 4-145 (MA Butcher, 54.1 ov), 5-147 (CJ Adams, 54.6 ov), 6-166 (AJ Stewart, 58.4 ov), 7-166 (GM Hamilton, 60.1 ov), 8-218 (A Flintoff, 74.3 ov), 9-260 (AR Caddick, 83.2 ov), 10-260 (AD Mullally, 83.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald2377453.2110
    SM Pollock24.4116442.5910
    L Klusener1945502.8900
    PR Adams1103112.8100
    WJ Cronje632203.6600

Close of Play

  • Thu, 25 Nov - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 64/1 (HH Gibbs 28*, JH Kallis 6*, 30 ov)
  • Fri, 26 Nov - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 386/6 (L Klusener 61*, SM Pollock 0*, 131 ov)
  • Sat, 27 Nov - day 3 - England 2nd innings 188/7 (A Flintoff 26*, AR Caddick 4*, 66.5 ov)
  • Sun, 28 Nov - day 4 - England 2nd innings 260 (83.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Donald's pace too hot for England

    Johannesburg: For weeks it had been billed as the Donald and Atherton show, but the way Allan Donald, alias White Lightning, struck at the Wanderers yesterday, England were also no doubt wondering if there had been a grain of truth in the fitness

  • Donald humbles England to win first round

    Johannesburg - It was not the best weather for a batting picnic: there was even a hint of high drama about the toss which Hansie Cronje won