West Indies in South Africa Test Series - 5th Test

South Africa v West Indies

South Africa won by 351 runs

South Africa 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten c †Jacobs b Walsh 0 2 2 0 0 0.00
HH Gibbs c Reifer b Walsh 2 23 11 0 0 18.18
JH Kallis c Chanderpaul b Hooper 83 272 181 7 1 45.85
DJ Cullinan c Wallace b McLean 9 14 8 2 0 112.50
WJ Cronje* c †Jacobs b Dillon 25 60 46 5 0 54.34
JN Rhodes c King b Dillon 24 37 32 4 0 75.00
SM Pollock c Lara b Walsh 13 20 17 3 0 76.47
MV Boucher c Lara b Walsh 100 208 183 16 0 54.64
L Klusener c †Jacobs b Walsh 12 58 36 2 0 33.33
AA Donald not out 12 60 36 1 0 33.33
PR Adams c †Jacobs b Walsh 7 27 24 1 0 29.16
Extras (b 4, lb 3, nb 19) 26
Total (all out; 92.5 overs) 313 (3.37 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Kirsten, 0.2 ov), 2-5 (Gibbs, 4.3 ov), 3-18 (Cullinan, 7.1 ov), 4-65 (Cronje, 19.3 ov), 5-98 (Rhodes, 27.6 ov), 6-123 (Pollock, 32.2 ov), 7-215 (Kallis, 65.4 ov), 8-270 (Klusener, 80.3 ov), 9-302 (Boucher, 86.3 ov), 10-313 (Adams, 92.5 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CA Walsh 24.5 6 80 6 3.22 (8nb)
NAM McLean 18 1 71 1 3.94 (6nb)
RD King 11 1 50 0 4.54 (5nb)
M Dillon 17 2 62 2 3.64
CL Hooper 17 5 27 1 1.58
S Chanderpaul 5 1 16 0 3.20
West Indies 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
PA Wallace b Donald 4 13 11 1 0 36.36
D Ganga c Kallis b Pollock 0 7 6 0 0 0.00
S Chanderpaul c Donald b Klusener 38 169 114 6 0 33.33
BC Lara* c Kallis b Donald 68 120 77 14 0 88.31
CL Hooper b Klusener 8 23 17 2 0 47.05
FL Reifer c Rhodes b Pollock 0 12 7 0 0 0.00
RD Jacobs not out 8 53 33 1 0 24.24
NAM McLean c Cronje b Donald 8 16 10 2 0 80.00
M Dillon c Adams b Donald 0 8 3 0 0 0.00
RD King lbw b Donald 0 3 2 0 0 0.00
CA Walsh lbw b Kallis 2 18 10 0 0 20.00
Extras (lb 1, nb 7) 8
Total (all out; 47.1 overs) 144 (3.05 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Ganga, 1.5 ov), 2-5 (Wallace, 2.5 ov), 3-102 (Lara, 30.1 ov), 4-122 (Hooper, 34.5 ov), 5-125 (Reifer, 37.2 ov), 6-126 (Chanderpaul, 38.2 ov), 7-140 (McLean, 41.4 ov), 8-140 (Dillon, 43.1 ov), 9-140 (King, 43.3 ov), 10-144 (Walsh, 47.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AA Donald 13 4 49 5 3.76
SM Pollock 14 2 41 2 2.92 (7nb)
L Klusener 13 3 27 2 2.07
JH Kallis 7.1 1 26 1 3.62
South Africa 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
G Kirsten c Ganga b Hooper 134 448 305 15 0 43.93
HH Gibbs c Wallace b Hooper 51 123 99 9 0 51.51
JH Kallis c †Jacobs b Hooper 27 107 81 1 0 33.33
DJ Cullinan c Ganga b Dillon 4 10 7 1 0 57.14
WJ Cronje* c Ganga b McLean 58 121 105 7 1 55.23
JN Rhodes not out 103 104 95 8 6 108.42
SM Pollock not out 3 21 13 0 0 23.07
Extras (b 3, lb 2, w 1, nb 13) 19
Total (5 wickets dec; 115.2 overs) 399 (3.45 runs per over)
Did not bat MV Boucher, AA Donald, PR Adams, L Klusener
Fall of wickets 1-82 (Gibbs, 27.6 ov), 2-140 (Kallis, 55.6 ov), 3-149 (Cullinan, 58.5 ov), 4-256 (Cronje, 91.4 ov), 5-371 (Kirsten, 111.1 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CA Walsh 7.3 4 6 0 0.80
NAM McLean 23.3 3 89 1 3.78 (6nb)
RD King 17 1 80 0 4.70 (6nb)
M Dillon 23 0 79 1 3.43 (1nb)
CL Hooper 36.2 4 117 3 3.22 (1w)
S Chanderpaul 8 1 23 0 2.87
West Indies 2nd innings (target: 569 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
PA Wallace c †Boucher b Donald 4 3 4 1 0 100.00
D Ganga c Rhodes b Pollock 9 75 52 1 0 17.30
S Chanderpaul c Cronje b Kallis 43 122 91 7 0 47.25
BC Lara* lbw b Adams 14 93 71 2 0 19.71
CL Hooper lbw b Klusener 10 48 33 2 0 30.30
FL Reifer c Kallis b Adams 6 33 25 0 0 24.00
RD Jacobs c †Boucher b Kallis 78 113 92 12 1 84.78
NAM McLean b Adams 33 54 45 5 1 73.33
M Dillon b Cullinan 5 15 21 1 0 23.80
RD King not out 2 23 22 0 0 9.09
CA Walsh b Adams 0 9 4 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 5, nb 8) 13
Total (all out; 75.2 overs) 217 (2.88 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Wallace, 0.4 ov), 2-46 (Ganga, 17.3 ov), 3-68 (Chanderpaul, 29.5 ov), 4-86 (Lara, 40.3 ov), 5-86 (Hooper, 41.3 ov), 6-117 (Reifer, 48.5 ov), 7-198 (McLean, 63.1 ov), 8-209 (Dillon, 68.3 ov), 9-216 (Jacobs, 72.6 ov), 10-217 (Walsh, 75.2 ov)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AA Donald 2 0 8 1 4.00
SM Pollock 16 5 38 1 2.37 (6nb)
L Klusener 16 4 50 1 3.12 (2nb)
PR Adams 21.2 6 64 4 3.00
WJ Cronje 5 3 8 0 1.60
JH Kallis 8 5 12 2 1.50
DJ Cullinan 7 1 32 1 4.57
Match details
Toss West Indies, who chose to field
Series South Africa won the 5-match series 5-0
Test debut RD King (West Indies)
Players of the match PR Adams (South Africa), MV Boucher (South Africa), WJ Cronje (South Africa), DJ Cullinan (South Africa), AA Donald (South Africa), HH Gibbs (South Africa), JH Kallis (South Africa), G Kirsten (South Africa), L Klusener (South Africa), SM Pollock (South Africa) and JN Rhodes (South Africa)
Player of the series JH Kallis (South Africa)
Umpires RE Koertzen and S Venkataraghavan (India)
TV umpire DL Orchard
Match referee RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Close of play
Fri, 15 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 311/9 (AA Donald 11*, PR Adams 6*, 90 ov)
Sat, 16 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 100/1 (G Kirsten 37*, JH Kallis 5*, 37 ov)
Sun, 17 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 18/1 (D Ganga 4*, S Chanderpaul 8*, 10 ov)
Mon, 18 Jan - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 217 (75.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • Day 1
  • Day 2
  • Day 3
  • Day 4
  • Ridley Jacobs (78) scores his highest test score
  • Ridley Jacobs (317) passes Brian Lara (310) as the top West Indies scorer in the series
  • Largest defeat, by runs, of any West Indies team
  • The 1st time the West Indies have lost a 5 match series 5-0
 
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