South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AB de Villiers lbw b Giles 92 258 165 15 0 55.75
View dismissal HH Gibbs c †GO Jones b Flintoff 14 40 29 3 0 48.27
View dismissal JA Rudolph c Key b Hoggard 33 118 83 6 0 39.75
View dismissal JH Kallis b Flintoff 8 33 23 1 0 34.78
View dismissal GC Smith* c Trescothick b Flintoff 25 85 49 3 0 51.02
View dismissal MV Boucher c Trescothick b SP Jones 25 68 58 2 0 43.10
View dismissal SM Pollock b Flintoff 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal N Boje c Thorpe b SP Jones 9 62 27 1 0 33.33
View dismissal AJ Hall c Strauss b SP Jones 11 42 19 2 0 57.89
View dismissal M Ntini c Hoggard b SP Jones 6 12 9 1 0 66.66
A Nel not out 1 10 8 0 0 12.50
Extras (lb 1, w 3, nb 19) 23
Total (all out; 75.3 overs; 368 mins) 247 (3.27 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-27 (Gibbs, 8.6 ov), 2-114 (Rudolph, 33.6 ov), 3-144 (Kallis, 40.1 ov), 4-187 (de Villiers, 53.3 ov), 5-200 (Smith, 58.4 ov), 6-200 (Pollock, 58.6 ov), 7-222 (Boucher, 67.3 ov), 8-237 (Boje, 71.2 ov), 9-245 (Ntini, 73.4 ov), 10-247 (Hall, 75.3 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket MJ Hoggard 18 4 64 1 3.55 90 11 0 (6nb)
SJ Harmison 17 2 79 0 4.64 70 13 0 (1w)
View wickets A Flintoff 19 6 44 4 2.31 99 5 0 (8nb, 1w)
View wickets SP Jones 15.3 3 47 4 3.03 71 4 0 (5nb)
View wicket AF Giles 6 1 12 1 2.00 27 1 0
England 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ME Trescothick run out (Boje) 20 29 26 4 0 76.92
View dismissal AJ Strauss c †Boucher b Nel 44 191 124 5 1 35.48
View dismissal RWT Key c †Boucher b Pollock 1 11 8 0 0 12.50
View dismissal MP Vaughan* c Rudolph b Pollock 0 5 4 0 0 0.00
View dismissal GP Thorpe b Nel 86 339 269 11 0 31.97
View dismissal A Flintoff c †Boucher b Hall 77 206 144 12 1 53.47
View dismissal GO Jones c Smith b Nel 50 81 54 5 3 92.59
View dismissal AF Giles b Nel 39 95 64 6 1 60.93
View dismissal MJ Hoggard c Kallis b Nel 1 39 24 0 0 4.16
SP Jones not out 0 30 17 0 0 0.00
View dismissal SJ Harmison lbw b Nel 6 11 8 1 0 75.00
Extras (b 1, lb 22, w 8, nb 4) 35
Total (all out; 123 overs; 526 mins) 359 (2.91 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-27 (Trescothick, 7.6 ov), 2-29 (Key, 10.2 ov), 3-29 (Vaughan, 10.6 ov), 4-114 (Strauss, 44.6 ov), 5-255 (Thorpe, 94.4 ov), 6-257 (Flintoff, 95.4 ov), 7-335 (GO Jones, 112.3 ov), 8-351 (Giles, 116.4 ov), 9-352 (Hoggard, 120.4 ov), 10-359 (Harmison, 122.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wickets SM Pollock 21 11 30 2 1.42 113 4 0
M Ntini 28 8 92 0 3.28 130 14 1 (2w)
View wickets A Nel 29 7 81 6 2.79 140 9 1 (1nb, 2w)
View wicket AJ Hall 16 3 58 1 3.62 76 10 1 (2nb)
N Boje 19 7 59 0 3.10 93 6 3
JH Kallis 2 0 5 0 2.50 9 0 0
GC Smith 8 2 11 0 1.37 42 1 0 (1nb)
South Africa 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal AB de Villiers c Hoggard b SP Jones 109 276 169 11 1 64.49
View dismissal HH Gibbs c †GO Jones b Flintoff 4 24 18 1 0 22.22
View dismissal AJ Hall b Flintoff 9 26 19 1 0 47.36
JH Kallis not out 136 277 217 16 1 62.67
View dismissal GC Smith* c sub (PD Collingwood) b Harmison 3 18 7 0 0 42.85
View dismissal JA Rudolph b Harmison 2 16 8 0 0 25.00
View dismissal MV Boucher c Trescothick b Hoggard 6 16 8 0 0 75.00
Extras (b 2, lb 14, w 2, nb 9) 27
Total (6 wickets dec; 73 overs; 327 mins) 296 (4.05 runs per over)
Did not bat SM Pollock, N Boje, M Ntini, A Nel
Fall of wickets 1-17 (Gibbs, 5.4 ov), 2-29 (Hall, 11.2 ov), 3-256 (de Villiers, 64.1 ov), 4-267 (Smith, 67.4 ov), 5-277 (Rudolph, 69.6 ov), 6-296 (Boucher, 72.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
View wicket MJ Hoggard 14 2 51 1 3.64 59 5 1
View wickets A Flintoff 13 2 46 2 3.53 60 7 0 (3nb, 1w)
AF Giles 11 1 50 0 4.54 37 4 1
View wicket SP Jones 19 2 74 1 3.89 73 6 0 (4nb, 1w)
View wickets SJ Harmison 16 2 59 2 3.68 66 7 0 (1nb)
England 2nd innings (target: 185 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal ME Trescothick b Ntini 7 67 43 0 0 16.27
View dismissal AJ Strauss c Kallis b Ntini 0 6 2 0 0 0.00
View dismissal RWT Key lbw b Pollock 9 41 34 1 0 26.47
MP Vaughan* not out 26 130 86 3 0 30.23
View dismissal GP Thorpe c Gibbs b Ntini 8 70 56 1 0 14.28
A Flintoff not out 14 41 29 3 0 48.27
Extras (lb 7, nb 2) 9
Total (4 wickets; 41.2 overs; 178 mins) 73 (1.76 runs per over)
Did not bat GO Jones, AF Giles, SP Jones, MJ Hoggard, SJ Harmison
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Strauss, 1.2 ov), 2-16 (Key, 11.1 ov), 3-20 (Trescothick, 14.6 ov), 4-45 (Thorpe, 31.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s
A Nel 12 5 24 0 2.00 64 3 0
View wickets M Ntini 11 6 12 3 1.09 60 1 0
View wicket SM Pollock 7 3 9 1 1.28 38 1 0 (1nb)
GC Smith 3 1 8 0 2.66 14 1 0
AJ Hall 5.2 2 9 0 1.68 30 2 0 (1nb)
N Boje 1 1 0 0 0.00 6 0 0
JH Kallis 2 0 4 0 2.00 10 0 0
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Series England won the 5-match series 2-1
Player of the match AB de Villiers (South Africa)
Player of the series AJ Strauss (England)
Umpires Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and SA Bucknor (West Indies)
TV umpire KH Hurter
Match referee CH Lloyd (West Indies)
Close of play
Fri, 21 Jan - day 1 - no play
Sat, 22 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 247/9 (AJ Hall 11*, A Nel 1*, 75.1 ov)
Sun, 23 Jan - day 3 - England 1st innings 114/4 (GP Thorpe 32*, A Flintoff 0*, 46 ov)
Mon, 24 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 59/2 (AB de Villiers 20*, JH Kallis 19*, 19 ov)
Tue, 25 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 73/4 (41.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Day 5
  • 50 P/S (de Villiers 17, Kallis 29, Extras 4) 54 mins, 81 balls, 6x4, 1x6
  • South Africa 100 runs, 126 mins, 179 balls, 13x4, 1x6
  • Kallis 50 runs, 102 mins, 81 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • 100 P/S (de Villiers 34.allis 60, Extras 8) 106 mins, 151 balls, 11x4, 2x6
  • de Villiers 50 runs, 167 mins, 100 balls, 5x4, 1x6
  • SA 150 runs, 171 mins, 238 balls, 17x4, 2x6
  • 150 P/S (de Villiers 58, Kallis 83, Extras 10) 156 mins, 225 balls, 14x4, 2x6
  • SA 200 runs, 225 mins, 320 balls, 19x4, 2x6
  • Kallis 100 runs, 193 mins, 164 balls, 12x4, 1x6
  • 200 P/S (de Villiers 83, Kallis 102, Extras 16) 196 mins, 282 balls, 19x4, 2x6
  • SA 250 runs, 271 mins, 386 balls, 25x4, 2x6
  • England 2nd Innings:
  • England 50 runs, 149 mins, 207 balls, 5x4
  • Man of the Match: AB de Villiers
  • Man of the Series: AJ Strauss
 
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Match drawn
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Jan 13-17, 2005
England won by 77 runs
South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 2-6, 2005
South Africa won by 196 runs
South Africa v England at Durban - Dec 26-30, 2004
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth - Dec 17-21, 2004
England won by 7 wickets
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