Pakistan in South Africa Test Series - 3rd Test

South Africa v Pakistan

South Africa won by 259 runs

South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
AM Bacher lbw b Waqar Younis 3 8 7 0 0 42.85
G Kirsten b Waqar Younis 38 119 88 5 0 43.18
JH Kallis b Waqar Younis 10 14 9 2 0 111.11
HD Ackerman b Waqar Younis 11 18 13 2 0 84.61
AC Hudson c Moin Khan b Mushtaq Ahmed 42 161 121 5 0 34.71
WJ Cronje* lbw b Waqar Younis 85 255 170 7 2 50.00
SM Pollock c Azhar Mahmood b Wasim Akram 38 89 63 7 0 60.31
MV Boucher c †Rashid Latif b Wasim Akram 52 137 100 8 1 52.00
PS de Villiers c Azhar Mahmood b Waqar Younis 1 28 16 0 0 6.25
AA Donald lbw b Wasim Akram 1 17 12 0 0 8.33
PR Adams not out 2 11 3 0 0 66.66
Extras (lb 3, nb 7) 10
Total (all out; 99 overs) 293 (2.95 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-3 (Bacher, 1.4 ov), 2-13 (Kallis, 5.2 ov), 3-36 (Ackerman, 9.2 ov), 4-81 (Kirsten, 27.3 ov), 5-122 (Hudson, 46.2 ov), 6-200 (Pollock, 67.2 ov), 7-257 (Cronje, 87.3 ov), 8-263 (de Villiers, 93.2 ov), 9-269 (Donald, 96.6 ov), 10-293 (Boucher, 98.6 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
Wasim Akram 26 8 70 3 2.69 (5nb)
Waqar Younis 23 6 78 6 3.39
Azhar Mahmood 21 7 47 0 2.23
Shoaib Akhtar 13 5 30 0 2.30 (3nb)
Mushtaq Ahmed 16 1 65 1 4.06
Pakistan 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
Saeed Anwar c †Boucher b Donald 18 31 20 3 0 90.00
Aamer Sohail c Hudson b Donald 3 42 36 0 0 8.33
Ijaz Ahmed c †Boucher b Donald 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Inzamam-ul-Haq c †Boucher b Donald 6 17 7 1 0 85.71
Moin Khan c †Boucher b de Villiers 17 61 45 3 0 37.77
Azhar Mahmood c Adams b de Villiers 17 68 49 3 0 34.69
Wasim Akram not out 30 75 47 5 0 63.82
Rashid Latif*† lbw b de Villiers 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Waqar Younis c Kirsten b de Villiers 7 34 26 1 0 26.92
Shoaib Akhtar c †Boucher b de Villiers 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Mushtaq Ahmed c †Boucher b de Villiers 5 20 12 1 0 41.66
Extras (lb 3) 3
Total (all out; 40.5 overs) 106 (2.59 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-21 (Saeed Anwar, 7.5 ov), 2-21 (Ijaz Ahmed, 7.6 ov), 3-26 (Aamer Sohail, 9.5 ov), 4-29 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 11.5 ov), 5-61 (Moin Khan, 24.2 ov), 6-62 (Azhar Mahmood, 28.1 ov), 7-62 (Rashid Latif, 28.2 ov), 8-84 (Waqar Younis, 36.2 ov), 9-84 (Shoaib Akhtar, 36.3 ov), 10-106 (Mushtaq Ahmed, 40.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AA Donald 13 3 47 4 3.61
SM Pollock 16 5 33 0 2.06
PS de Villiers 11.5 5 23 6 1.94
South Africa 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten c †Rashid Latif b Azhar Mahmood 44 139 93 5 1 47.31
AM Bacher c †Rashid Latif b Waqar Younis 11 21 14 2 0 78.57
JH Kallis c †Rashid Latif b Azhar Mahmood 69 240 143 7 0 48.25
HD Ackerman c Inzamam-ul-Haq b Azhar Mahmood 42 158 110 4 0 38.18
AC Hudson b Waqar Younis 4 31 26 0 0 15.38
WJ Cronje* not out 7 22 8 1 0 87.50
SM Pollock b Waqar Younis 7 5 5 1 0 140.00
MV Boucher b Waqar Younis 4 11 10 1 0 40.00
Extras (b 1, lb 6, w 1, nb 10) 18
Total (7 wickets dec; 65.4 overs) 206 (3.13 runs per over)
Did not bat PS de Villiers, AA Donald, PR Adams
Fall of wickets 1-17 (Bacher, 5.1 ov), 2-92 (Kirsten, 28.5 ov), 3-170 (Kallis, 54.1 ov), 4-185 (Hudson, 61.2 ov), 5-187 (Ackerman, 62.2 ov), 6-198 (Pollock, 63.2 ov), 7-206 (Boucher, 65.4 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
Wasim Akram 16 3 37 0 2.31 (5nb)
Waqar Younis 17.4 4 55 4 3.11 (3nb, 1w)
Shoaib Akhtar 16 1 58 0 3.62 (6nb)
Azhar Mahmood 15 1 49 3 3.26 (1nb)
Aamer Sohail 1 1 0 0 0.00
Pakistan 2nd innings (target: 394 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
Saeed Anwar c Kallis b Donald 55 137 109 8 0 50.45
Ijaz Ahmed lbw b de Villiers 15 56 45 0 0 33.33
Inzamam-ul-Haq st †Boucher b Adams 4 57 34 1 0 11.76
Moin Khan lbw b Donald 1 12 13 0 0 7.69
Wasim Akram c †Boucher b Pollock 5 14 12 1 0 41.66
Azhar Mahmood c Kirsten b Donald 41 92 74 6 0 55.40
Aamer Sohail lbw b Adams 7 31 29 1 0 24.13
Rashid Latif*† c Kallis b Adams 0 5 4 0 0 0.00
Waqar Younis c †Boucher b Donald 3 35 16 0 0 18.75
Shoaib Akhtar b de Villiers 2 24 14 0 0 14.28
Mushtaq Ahmed not out 1 11 11 0 0 9.09
Extras 0
Total (all out; 60.5 overs) 134 (2.20 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-36 (Ijaz Ahmed, 15.2 ov), 2-67 (Inzamam-ul-Haq, 30.1 ov), 3-70 (Moin Khan, 32.6 ov), 4-75 (Saeed Anwar, 35.2 ov), 5-81 (Wasim Akram, 36.3 ov), 6-93 (Aamer Sohail, 44.5 ov), 7-98 (Rashid Latif, 46.3 ov), 8-120 (Waqar Younis, 55.2 ov), 9-133 (Azhar Mahmood, 57.3 ov), 10-134 (Shoaib Akhtar, 60.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AA Donald 15 4 27 4 1.80
SM Pollock 17 2 46 1 2.70
PS de Villiers 12.5 3 25 2 1.94
PR Adams 16 8 36 3 2.25
Match details
Toss Pakistan, who chose to field
Series 3-match series drawn 1-1
Player of the match MV Boucher (South Africa)
Player of the series Azhar Mahmood (Pakistan)
Umpires RS Dunne (New Zealand) and RE Koertzen
TV umpire DL Orchard
Match referee JR Reid (New Zealand)
Close of play
Fri, 6 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 262/7 (MV Boucher 27*, PS de Villiers 1*, 90 ov)
Sat, 7 Mar - day 2 - no play
Sun, 8 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 94/2 (JH Kallis 32*, HD Ackerman 0*, 29.2 ov)
Mon, 9 Mar - day 4 - Pakistan 2nd innings 120/7 (Azhar Mahmood 30*, Waqar Younis 3*, 55 ov)
Tue, 10 Mar - day 5 - Pakistan 2nd innings 134 (60.5 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Lunch : SA 170/3 (HD Ackerman 31* Andrew Hudson 0*), 54.1 overs
  • Tea : Pak 32/0 (Saeed Anwar 17* Ijaz Ahemd 15*), 14 overs
  • Inzamam-ul-Haq dropped on 0 by Hudson at 3rd slip
  • Saeed Anwar dropped on 31 by Hudson at mid wicket
  • Attendance 7,100
  • MV Boucher's 9 dismisals in the match equalled DJ Richardson's South African record
  • MV Boucher's 18 dismisals in the series set a new South African record for a 3-Test series
 
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Series Results
South Africa v Pakistan at Port Elizabeth - Mar 6-10, 1998
South Africa won by 259 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Durban - Feb 26-Mar 2, 1998
Pakistan won by 29 runs
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg - Feb 14-18, 1998
Match drawn
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