• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Stewart b Caddick
    11
    31
    43
    2
    0
    35.48
    c †Stewart b Caddick
    2
    12
    23
    0
    0
    16.66
    c †Stewart b Caddick
    0
    4
    8
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Gough
    20
    45
    64
    2
    0
    44.44
    c †Stewart b Caddick
    28
    65
    100
    2
    0
    43.07
    c Maddy b Tufnell
    15
    10
    16
    3
    0
    150.00
    b Caddick
    64
    89
    108
    8
    1
    71.91
    b Caddick
    0
    2
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Atherton b Caddick
    0
    2
    2
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Silverwood b Gough
    9
    41
    83
    0
    0
    21.95
    not out
    0
    3
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    7 (b 4, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)
    TOTAL
    156 all out (50.5 Overs, RR: 3.06, 234 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-11 (HH Gibbs, 5.3 ov), 2-11 (JH Kallis, 7.1 ov), 3-24 (G Kirsten, 9.1 ov), 4-57 (DJ Cullinan, 21.4 ov), 5-74 (L Klusener, 24.3 ov), 6-84 (WJ Cronje, 31.1 ov), 7-84 (MV Boucher, 31.3 ov), 8-84 (AA Donald, 31.5 ov), 9-154 (SM Pollock, 49.3 ov), 10-156 (PR Adams, 50.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    D Gough15.563622.2710
    AR Caddick1654672.8700
    CEW Silverwood613806.3300
    PCR Tufnell1012412.4000
    A Flintoff30702.3301

Close of Play

  • Sun, 26 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 135/2 (N Hussain 51*, DL Maddy 24*, 85.1 ov)
  • Mon, 27 Dec - day 2 - England 1st innings 366/9 (N Hussain 146*, PCR Tufnell 0*, 166.4 ov)
  • Tue, 28 Dec - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 27/0 (G Kirsten 3*, HH Gibbs 24*, 6.1 ov)
  • Wed, 29 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 251/4 (G Kirsten 126*, MV Boucher 1*, 112 ov)
  • Thu, 30 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 572/7 (209.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Cronje looks ahead to Newlands

    Durban - South Africa's captain is looking forward to the challenge of the new century and how it might affect the side as they approach the Newlands Test, starting on January 2

  • Kirsten's rescue act

    Gary Kirsten completed his rescue act yesterday as he produced the second longest Test innings of all time and saw South Africa to a draw after they were forced to follow-on against England in the third Test at Kingsmead

  • South Africa salvage honourable draw

    Gary Kirsten led the way on a day of tumbling batting records at Kingsmead yesterday as South Africa salvaged an honourable draw against England in the third cricket Test

  • Kirsten's epic effort inspires South Africa

    Gary Kirsten scored a record 10th Test century at Kingsmead on Wednesday to save his place in the team and set South Africa on the way to safety in the third cricket Test against England

  • Caddick's thoughts on his career best performance

    Durban - On a day when what looked like an ice cream van was press-ganged into rolling the Kingsmead pitch, up steps England's Andrew Caddick to lick South Africa's batsmen into shape