Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Pollock
    0
    5
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    run out (Dippenaar)
    16
    101
    70
    2
    0
    22.85
    c †Boucher b Pollock
    7
    32
    29
    1
    0
    24.13
    c Klusener b Pollock
    27
    130
    83
    5
    0
    32.53
    lbw b Pollock
    13
    46
    46
    1
    0
    28.26
    c †Boucher b Donald
    6
    15
    9
    1
    0
    66.66
    c Cullinan b Kallis
    14
    67
    39
    1
    0
    35.89
    c †Boucher b Kallis
    85
    148
    114
    14
    0
    74.56
    c Cronje b Pollock
    9
    27
    23
    2
    0
    39.13
    b Kallis
    1
    47
    33
    0
    0
    3.03
    not out
    0
    9
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    14 (lb 6, nb 5, w 3)
    TOTAL
    192 all out (75 Overs, RR: 2.56)
    Fall of wickets: 1-1 (GW Flower, 1.2 ov), 2-14 (MW Goodwin, 9.2 ov), 3-41 (TR Gripper, 24.1 ov), 4-63 (A Flower, 35.5 ov), 5-78 (NC Johnson, 38.6 ov), 6-79 (ADR Campbell, 39.5 ov), 7-117 (GJ Rennie, 55.1 ov), 8-140 (BC Strang, 61.5 ov), 9-183 (HK Olonga, 72.5 ov), 10-192 (GJ Whittall, 74.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald1855813.2220
    SM Pollock2163951.8505
    L Klusener1654002.5000
    JH Kallis1744432.5810
    PR Adams31501.6600
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    lbw b Olonga
    20
    64
    56
    4
    0
    35.71
    c Goodwin b Mbangwa
    42
    129
    95
    9
    0
    44.21
    lbw b Whittall
    64
    274
    216
    9
    0
    29.62
    c GW Flower b Whittall
    27
    61
    54
    3
    0
    50.00
    c †A Flower b Mbangwa
    64
    224
    145
    11
    0
    44.13
    lbw b Olonga
    70
    172
    138
    8
    1
    50.72
    c Campbell b Strang
    8
    13
    10
    1
    0
    80.00
    lbw b GW Flower
    19
    43
    31
    3
    0
    61.29
    not out
    55
    154
    98
    5
    0
    56.12
    b Olonga
    2
    37
    30
    0
    0
    6.66
    c Gripper b Olonga
    20
    78
    50
    2
    0
    40.00
    Extras
    26 (lb 3, nb 22, w 1)
    TOTAL
    417 all out (150.1 Overs, RR: 2.77)
    Fall of wickets: 1-43 (HH Dippenaar, 16.5 ov), 2-72 (AM Bacher, 31.4 ov), 3-128 (DJ Cullinan, 47.1 ov), 4-218 (JH Kallis, 84.4 ov), 5-266 (WJ Cronje, 101.2 ov), 6-278 (SM Pollock, 104.3 ov), 7-310 (L Klusener, 113.6 ov), 8-342 (JN Rhodes, 124.3 ov), 9-363 (AA Donald, 132.3 ov), 10-417 (PR Adams, 150.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    HK Olonga33.179342.8007
    BC Strang2769913.6609
    NC Johnson20804.0000
    GW Flower2354411.9100
    M Mbangwa3597522.1401
    GJ Whittall3099523.1615
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    b Kallis
    8
    34
    29
    1
    0
    27.58
    lbw b Kallis
    11
    51
    33
    2
    0
    33.33
    c †Boucher b Kallis
    0
    6
    3
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Cronje b Pollock
    33
    69
    51
    7
    0
    64.70
    lbw b Kallis
    39
    105
    76
    8
    0
    51.31
    lbw b Pollock
    23
    62
    47
    1
    1
    48.93
    c †Boucher b Adams
    10
    93
    62
    0
    0
    16.12
    b Adams
    51
    125
    91
    9
    0
    56.04
    lbw b Adams
    0
    8
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Rhodes b Adams
    24
    49
    32
    3
    0
    75.00
    not out
    0
    7
    1
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    13 (lb 4, nb 4, w 5)
    TOTAL
    212 all out (71.1 Overs, RR: 2.97)
    Fall of wickets: 1-11 (GW Flower, 8.5 ov), 2-19 (MW Goodwin, 10.2 ov), 3-24 (TR Gripper, 12.2 ov), 4-77 (ADR Campbell, 25.5 ov), 5-115 (A Flower, 36.5 ov), 6-123 (NC Johnson, 41.2 ov), 7-166 (GJ Rennie, 57.4 ov), 8-166 (BC Strang, 59.4 ov), 9-202 (GJ Whittall, 69.5 ov), 10-212 (HK Olonga, 71.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald1562501.6620
    SM Pollock1956223.2613
    JH Kallis2136843.2320
    L Klusener402205.5001
    PR Adams12.153142.5400

Close of Play

  • Fri, 29 Oct - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 29/0 (HH Dippenaar 17*, AM Bacher 9*, 13 ov)
  • Sat, 30 Oct - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 253/4 (WJ Cronje 60*, JN Rhodes 24*, 98.1 ov)
  • Sun, 31 Oct - day 3 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 123/5 (NC Johnson 23*, GJ Rennie 4*, 41 ov)
  • Mon, 1 Nov - day 4 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 212 (71.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Adams help South Africa wrap up first Test

    Bloemfontein: It was a typical response from the South African captain, Hansie Cronje, which neatly tied up the post-match conference and highlighted Paul Adams

  • Cronje establishes batting milestone

    Bloemfontein (South Africa) There are those who have loftily accused Hansie Cronje of having the batting technique of an honest journeyman but lacking in flair and then pass on without giving the dismissive comment a second thought