Pakistan in South Africa Test Series - 1st Test

South Africa v Pakistan

South Africa won by 211 runs

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70.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, 2 leg byes, fored down the leg side from round the wicket, off the pads and down towards fine leg

70.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, length ball heading for off stump, defended to the leg side by Elgar

70.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, pitched up, worked to the leg side once more

70.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, blocked towards midwicket by Elgar

70.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, full ball is blocked towards midwicket

South Africa 201/5   D Elgar 0* (5b)

71.6

Saeed Ajmal to Elgar, 2 runs, full and well outside off, goes for the drive and an inside-edge sends the ball towards midwicket for a couple, first runs for Elgar

South Africa 204/5   D Elgar 2* (6b)

72.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, watchful defence off the front foot from Elgar

72.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, Elgar pushes forward and blocks down the track, this will a big test for Elgar, with spinners operating from both ends

South Africa 205/5   D Elgar 2* (8b)

73.3

Saeed Ajmal to Elgar, no run, length ball on middle stump, defended off the front foot to the off side

73.4

Saeed Ajmal to Elgar, FOUR, flighted and full, on middle and leg stump, swatted past midwicket for four, can't say that was very graceful

73.5

Saeed Ajmal to Elgar, 1 run, full ball is eased towards mid-on for a quick single

South Africa 211/5   D Elgar 7* (11b 1x4)

74.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, slides on towards the pads, punched towards mid-on

74.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, on off stump this time, stretches forward and defends down the track

74.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, length ball turning away just a bit, defended towards point

74.4

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, fuller and outside off, pushed in front of point

74.5

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, 1 run, pushed to mid-off for a quick single

South Africa 212/5   D Elgar 8* (16b 1x4)

76.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, FOUR, Elgar gets the front leg out of the way and looks to hoick that out of the ground, sends it to the midwicket boundary for four, Elgar is no elegant left-hander

76.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, 1 run, worked towards square leg this time

76.6

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, pauses before delivering that one, from round the wicket, pushed towards mid-off

South Africa 221/5   D Elgar 13* (19b 2x4)

77.3

Saeed Ajmal to Elgar, no run, flighted length ball that zips away, easily beating Elgar, Ajmal has his hands on his knees after seeing that

77.4

Saeed Ajmal to Elgar, SIX, Elgar decides to go big, he's not looked too comfortable so far, he gets one knee and sends that into orbit, towards cow corner for six

77.5

Saeed Ajmal to Elgar, FOUR, short from Ajmal, Elgar capitalises, he waits on the back foot and places it past point for four

77.6

Saeed Ajmal to Elgar, no run, gets well back and defends to the off side

South Africa 232/5   D Elgar 23* (23b 3x4 1x6)

79.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, bravely shoulders arms there, hoping that flighted one from Hafeez will spin away, it does

79.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, careful defence off the front foot

79.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, 1 run, pitched up and heading for off, nudged towards square leg

South Africa 233/6   D Elgar 24* (26b 3x4 1x6)

80.1

Junaid Khan to Elgar, no run, short of length ball is defended to the off side

80.2

Junaid Khan to Elgar, 4 byes, sprays that down the leg side, past the batsman and past the diving wicketkeeper for four, Junaid has his hands on his head

80.3

Junaid Khan to Elgar, no run, length ball outside off, 133kph, left alone

80.4

Junaid Khan to Elgar, no run, pitched up and that is blocked back towards the bowler

80.5

Junaid Khan to Elgar, 1 run, short ball, 126.7kph, just outside off, pulled towards midwicket for a single, Elgar moves to 25 off 31

South Africa 238/6   D Elgar 25* (31b 3x4 1x6)

81.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, spinning away after pitching on off, hacked towards midwicket

81.2

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, no run, length ball spearing in towards off, defended towards the bowler

81.3

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, 1 run, slapped towards midwicket

South Africa 239/6   D Elgar 26* (34b 3x4 1x6)

82.1

Umar Gul to Elgar, no run, length ball on off stump, defended to the off side

82.2

Umar Gul to Elgar, no run, pushed towards mid-on by Elgar

82.3

Umar Gul to Elgar, no run, length ball on off stump, 130kph, defended to the off side, Elgar takes the bottom hand off the bat as he plays that

82.4

Umar Gul to Elgar, no run, back of a length ball on middle and off, defended from the crease, back down the pitch

82.5

Umar Gul to Elgar, 1 run, on the pads, short of length ball, glanced down towards fine leg

South Africa 240/7   D Elgar 27* (39b 3x4 1x6)

83.1

Mohammad Hafeez to Elgar, OUT, Hafeez strikes once more, another left-hander, that was slipping down the leg side, tickled through by Elgar, nicely taken by sarfraz who has had a good day behind the stumps, two wickets to go, will Pakistan get to bat today?

D Elgar c †Sarfraz Ahmed b Mohammad Hafeez 27 (54m 40b 3x4 1x6) SR: 67.50

South Africa 240/8   D Elgar 27 (40b 3x4 1x6)
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Series Results
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion - Feb 22-24, 2013
South Africa won by an innings and 18 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Cape Town - Feb 14-17, 2013
South Africa won by 4 wickets
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Feb 1-4, 2013
South Africa won by 211 runs
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Feb 4, 2013

AB de Villiers equalled the record for dismissals in a Test with 11, South Africa v Pakistan, 1st Test, Johannesburg, 4th day, February 4, 2013

AB de Villiers equalled the record for dismissals in a Test with 11

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Feb 4, 2013

Dale Steyn's 11th wicket ended the Test, South Africa v Pakistan, 1st Test, Johannesburg, 4th day, February 4, 2013

Dale Steyn's 11th wicket ended the Test

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