Result
3rd Test, West Indies tour of South Africa at Cape Town, Jan 2-6 2015
329 & 215
37.4 ov, target 124
421 & 124/2
South Africa won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
South Africa
West Indies 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KC Brathwaite c Elgar b Steyn735581020.00
DS Smith  b Harmer47861198054.65
LR Johnson lbw b Harmer54841099064.28
MN Samuels c du Plessis b van Zyl43701066061.42
S Chanderpaul st †de Villiers b Harmer948721018.75
J Blackwood lbw b Steyn561131686049.55
D Ramdin (c) †c & b Steyn531031136051.45
JO Holder c van Zyl b Steyn2334524067.64
JE Taylor c Steyn b Morkel13121710108.33
SJ Benn c Bavuma b Morkel511191045.45
ST Gabriel not out45151080.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 8)15
TOTAL(99.5 Ov, RR: 3.29, 424 Mts)329
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Kraigg Brathwaite, 13.2 ov), 2-80 (Devon Smith, 26.6 ov), 3-131 (Leon Johnson, 38.3 ov), 4-162 (Marlon Samuels, 51.1 ov), 5-172 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 56.1 ov), 6-266 (Denesh Ramdin, 85.2 ov), 7-299 (Jermaine Blackwood, 94.1 ov), 8-316 (Jason Holder, 96.3 ov), 9-319 (Jerome Taylor, 97.1 ov), 10-329 (Sulieman Benn, 99.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn2567843.1230
VD Philander1927303.8401
M Morkel19.518324.1811
SR Harmer2657132.7300
S van Zyl821311.6200
D Elgar20603.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AN Petersen run out (Blackwood)42851303149.41
D Elgar lbw b Holder830581026.66
F du Plessis st †Ramdin b Benn681221508055.73
HM Amla (c)c †Ramdin b Holder631501897042.00
AB de Villiers c Gabriel b Samuels14819432315176.28
T Bavuma  b Gabriel1541532036.58
S van Zyl lbw b Samuels3363913052.38
VD Philander run out (Holder/Benn)078000.00
SR Harmer lbw b Taylor1048372020.83
DW Steyn run out (Johnson)016000.00
M Morkel not out45110080.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 10, w 13)30
TOTAL(122.4 Ov, RR: 3.43, 521 Mts)421
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Dean Elgar, 11.5 ov), 2-104 (Alviro Petersen, 27.1 ov), 3-157 (Faf du Plessis, 49.1 ov), 4-254 (Hashim Amla, 75.1 ov), 5-288 (Temba Bavuma, 86.5 ov), 6-384 (Stiaan van Zyl, 108.2 ov), 7-385 (Vernon Philander, 109.4 ov), 8-404 (Simon Harmer, 119.5 ov), 9-408 (Dale Steyn, 120.4 ov), 10-421 (AB de Villiers, 122.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JE Taylor2028014.0011
ST Gabriel1726413.7637
JO Holder2448723.6212
MN Samuels16.406824.0800
SJ Benn45911512.5500
West Indies 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KC Brathwaite  b Harmer1645641035.55
DS Smith c †de Villiers b Morkel736501019.44
LR Johnson c Amla b Morkel44761126057.89
MN Samuels c Elgar b Harmer741502259249.33
S Chanderpaul run out (Bavuma)501132035044.24
J Blackwood  b Steyn1326352050.00
D Ramdin (c) †c Harmer b Steyn015000.00
JO Holder c Amla b Harmer216160012.50
JE Taylor c Elgar b Harmer023000.00
SJ Benn c †de Villiers b Steyn045000.00
ST Gabriel not out21090020.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3)7
TOTAL(79.5 Ov, RR: 2.69, 355 Mts)215
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Devon Smith, 10.6 ov), 2-27 (Kraigg Brathwaite, 13.5 ov), 3-95 (Leon Johnson, 36.5 ov), 4-182 (Marlon Samuels, 64.5 ov), 5-202 (Jermaine Blackwood, 71.6 ov), 6-204 (Denesh Ramdin, 73.1 ov), 7-213 (Jason Holder, 76.3 ov), 8-213 (Jerome Taylor, 76.5 ov), 9-213 (Sulieman Benn, 77.4 ov), 10-215 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 79.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn23.537533.1400
VD Philander1642701.6800
M Morkel1471821.2800
SR Harmer2478243.4100
S van Zyl20603.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 124 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
D Elgar not out601031487158.25
AN Petersen  b Benn0710000.00
F du Plessis c Blackwood b Benn1469772020.28
HM Amla (c)not out3849626077.55
Extras(b 8, lb 2, nb 2)12
TOTAL(37.4 Ov, RR: 3.29, 148 Mts)124/2
Did not bat: AB de Villiers, T Bavuma, S van Zyl, VD Philander, DW Steyn, M Morkel, SR Harmer 
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Alviro Petersen, 2.3 ov), 2-51 (Faf du Plessis, 22.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JE Taylor732002.8500
MN Samuels3.402406.5400
SJ Benn1782421.4100
JO Holder501903.8000
ST Gabriel512705.4002
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossWest Indies , elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of South Africa 2014/15
Player Of The Match
AB de Villiers
Player Of The Series
Hashim Amla
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2154
Season2014/15
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days2,3,4,5,6 January 2015 (5-day match)
debut
Simon Harmer
Umpires
Aleem Dar
Paul Reiffel
TV Umpire
Billy Bowden
Reserve Umpire
Johan Cloete
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Jan - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 276/6 (J Blackwood 45*, JO Holder 5*, 90 ov)
Sat, 03 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 227/3 (HM Amla 55*, AB de Villiers 32*, 68.3 ov)
Sun, 04 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 88/2 (LR Johnson 37*, MN Samuels 26*, 34 ov)
Mon, 05 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 9/1 (D Elgar 5*, 2.3 ov)
Tue, 06 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 124/2 (37.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 21.5 overs (131 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 51/2 in 22.5 overs (D Elgar 32)
  • Over 29.4: Review by West Indies (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - HM Amla (Struck down)
  • D Elgar: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 34.6 overs (212 balls), Extras 12
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (D Elgar 22, HM Amla 24, Ex 7)
  • day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 124/2 (37.4 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • Rain: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • Lunch: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • Rain: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • Tea: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • West Indies: 100 runs in 39.2 overs (236 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: West Indies - 110/3 in 45.0 overs (MN Samuels 38, S Chanderpaul 3)
  • Over 48.2: Review by West Indies (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - S Chanderpaul (Upheld)
  • MN Samuels: 50 off 107 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 91 balls (MN Samuels 35, S Chanderpaul 16, Ex 1)
  • West Indies: 150 runs in 53.3 overs (321 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: West Indies - 154/3 in 55.0 overs (MN Samuels 66, S Chanderpaul 18)
  • Drinks: West Indies - 186/4 in 66.0 overs (S Chanderpaul 34, J Blackwood 4)
  • West Indies: 200 runs in 70.2 overs (422 balls), Extras 7
  • Over 73.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - JO Holder (Struck down)
  • S Chanderpaul: 50 off 109 balls (5 x 4)
  • Innings Break: West Indies - 215/10 in 79.5 overs (ST Gabriel 2)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 9/1 in 2.3 overs (D Elgar 5)
  • day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 9/1 (D Elgar 5*, 2.3 ov)
Day 3
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 73.5 overs (451 balls), Extras 23
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 70 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 277/4 in 83.0 overs (AB de Villiers 63, T Bavuma 10)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 90.2 overs (551 balls), Extras 24
  • Lunch: South Africa - 313/5 in 95.0 overs (AB de Villiers 84, S van Zyl 8)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (AB de Villiers 31, S van Zyl 18, Ex 1)
  • AB de Villiers: 100 off 144 balls (11 x 4)
  • Over 99.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - S van Zyl (Upheld)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 100.4 overs (614 balls), Extras 25
  • Over 101.2: Review by West Indies (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - S van Zyl (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 384/6 in 108.2 overs (AB de Villiers 125)
  • Over 108.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - S van Zyl (Struck down)
  • Over 117.2: Review by West Indies (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - SR Harmer (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 118.6 overs (724 balls), Extras 30
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 421/10 in 122.4 overs (M Morkel 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 421/10 in 122.4 overs (M Morkel 4)
  • West Indies 2nd innings
  • Drinks: West Indies - 27/2 in 13.5 overs (LR Johnson 3)
  • Over 22.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - MN Samuels (Struck down)
  • West Indies: 50 runs in 23.6 overs (144 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 115 balls (LR Johnson 26, MN Samuels 25, Ex 1)
  • End Of Day: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 88/2 (LR Johnson 37*, MN Samuels 26*, 34 ov)
Day 2
  • J Blackwood: 50 off 108 balls (6 x 4)
  • Over 94.1: Review by West Indies (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - J Blackwood (Struck down)
  • West Indies: 300 runs in 94.2 overs (568 balls), Extras 14
  • Innings Break: West Indies - 329/10 in 99.5 overs (ST Gabriel 4)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Lunch: South Africa - 48/1 in 11.5 overs (AN Petersen 26)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.6 overs (75 balls), Extras 14
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (AN Petersen 13, F du Plessis 35, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 98/1 in 25.0 overs (AN Petersen 39, F du Plessis 35)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 25.1 overs (156 balls), Extras 16
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 81 balls (6 x 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 135/2 in 42.0 overs (F du Plessis 51, HM Amla 16)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 46.6 overs (287 balls), Extras 18
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 125 balls (F du Plessis 27, HM Amla 21, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 189/3 in 60.0 overs (HM Amla 40, AB de Villiers 10)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 61.6 overs (379 balls), Extras 21
  • HM Amla: 50 off 106 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (HM Amla 30, AB de Villiers 17, Ex 3)
  • Rain: South Africa - 227/3 in 68.3 overs (HM Amla 55, AB de Villiers 32)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 227/3 in 68.3 overs (HM Amla 55, AB de Villiers 32)
  • day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 227/3 (HM Amla 55*, AB de Villiers 32*, 68.3 ov)
Day 1
  • West Indies 1st innings
  • Drinks: West Indies - 30/1 in 13.2 overs (DS Smith 22)
  • Over 14.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - LR Johnson (Struck down)
  • West Indies: 50 runs in 18.2 overs (111 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (DS Smith 25, LR Johnson 24, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: West Indies - 80/2 in 27.0 overs (LR Johnson 24)
  • West Indies: 100 runs in 32.3 overs (196 balls), Extras 2
  • LR Johnson: 50 off 73 balls (8 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (LR Johnson 30, MN Samuels 21, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: West Indies - 143/3 in 40.0 overs (MN Samuels 29, S Chanderpaul 4)
  • West Indies: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (247 balls), Extras 2
  • Tea: West Indies - 172/4 in 56.0 overs (S Chanderpaul 9, J Blackwood 7)
  • West Indies: 200 runs in 64.4 overs (389 balls), Extras 5
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (J Blackwood 19, D Ramdin 27, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: West Indies - 239/5 in 76.0 overs (J Blackwood 31, D Ramdin 38)
  • Reviews used before 80th over: West Indies 2 (0 successful, 0 unsuccessful); South Africa 1 (0 successful, 1 unsuccessful)
  • West Indies: 250 runs in 80.3 overs (484 balls), Extras 10
  • D Ramdin: 50 off 90 balls (6 x 4)
  • End Of Day: West Indies - 276/6 in 90.0 overs (J Blackwood 45, JO Holder 5)
  • day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 276/6 (J Blackwood 45*, JO Holder 5*, 90 ov)