- BATSMENRM6slbw b Tate8-0b Tate501400lbw b Tyldesley5-0b Tate18-0not out18-0not out6-0Extras11 (b 8, lb 3)TOTAL116/4 (66.5 Overs, RR: 1.73)Fall of wickets: 1-8 (JMM Commaille), 2-40 (MJ Susskind), 3-71 (TA Ward), 4-98 (AW Nourse)
- Sat, 26 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 116/4 (HW Taylor 18*, RH Catterall 6*, 66.5 ov)
- Sun, 27 Jul - rest day
- Mon, 28 Jul - day 2 - no play
- Tue, 29 Jul - day 3 - no play
South Africa's lack of preparation was there for all to see as they started a series by being bowled out for a record low score
Desperate times call for desperate measures... but so desperate as to call up a bowler who only made his first-class debut 24 hours earlier to open the attack in a Test?