Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Boucher b Donald
    1
    11
    13
    0
    0
    9.09
    b Donald
    0
    2
    4
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Klusener b Pollock
    0
    3
    4
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Boucher b Pollock
    33
    84
    119
    5
    0
    39.28
    lbw b Donald
    0
    1
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Boucher b Donald
    16
    31
    50
    3
    0
    51.61
    c †Boucher b Pollock
    38
    48
    71
    7
    0
    79.16
    c Pollock b Donald
    0
    6
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Boucher b Donald
    4
    10
    19
    1
    0
    40.00
    not out
    15
    39
    45
    2
    0
    38.46
    lbw b Pollock
    10
    15
    28
    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
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Donald
    32
    138
    221
    4
    0
    23.18
    c †Boucher b Pollock
    0
    1
    5
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Pollock
    16
    27
    33
    2
    1
    59.25
    lbw b Donald
    5
    38
    45
    1
    0
    13.15
    c Rhodes b Donald
    86
    130
    158
    14
    1
    66.15
    c †Boucher b Donald
    1
    4
    6
    0
    0
    25.00
    c & b Adams
    36
    62
    86
    7
    0
    58.06
    c Pollock b Donald
    0
    3
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Pollock
    48
    72
    97
    7
    1
    66.66
    not out
    16
    26
    39
    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: 3.1, 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