Result
3rd Test, Lord's, Aug 16-20 2012, South Africa tour of England
309 & 351
(82.5 ov, target 346)
315 & 294
South Africa won by 51 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)c †Prior b Anderson1429371048.27
AN Petersen c †Prior b Finn2254884040.74
HM Amla  b Finn1330533043.33
JH Kallis c †Prior b Finn39140033.33
AB de Villiers c Cook b Anderson2747856057.44
JA Rudolph  b Swann421031465040.77
JP Duminy c †Prior b Anderson611581676038.60
VD Philander st †Prior b Swann61931836065.59
DW Steyn c Swann b Broad2647504055.31
M Morkel c †Prior b Finn2536324069.44
Imran Tahir not out22200100.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5, w 1)13
TOTAL(101.2 Ov, RR: 3.04, 437 Mts)309
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Graeme Smith, 8.3 ov), 2-49 (Alviro Petersen, 18.3 ov), 3-50 (Hashim Amla, 18.6 ov), 4-54 (Jacques Kallis, 20.3 ov), 5-105 (AB de Villiers, 38.1 ov), 6-163 (Jacques Rudolph, 57.3 ov), 7-235 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 80.3 ov), 8-270 (Dale Steyn, 91.4 ov), 9-307 (Morne Morkel, 100.4 ov), 10-309 (Vernon Philander, 101.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson2957632.6200
SCJ Broad2446912.8700
ST Finn1827544.1610
GP Swann24.266322.5800
IJL Trott611402.3300
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss (c) b Morkel2036452055.55
AN Cook c Kallis b Steyn740631017.50
IJL Trott lbw b Steyn810142080.00
IR Bell c Petersen b Philander581572107036.94
JWA Taylor c Smith b Morkel1025352040.00
JM Bairstow  b Morkel9519631013048.46
MJ Prior c Kallis b Philander2758794046.55
SCJ Broad c Amla b Steyn1622382072.72
GP Swann not out3753944069.81
JM Anderson c Rudolph b Steyn1218260066.66
ST Finn c Duminy b Morkel1034401029.41
Extras(lb 10, nb 4, w 1)15
TOTAL(107.3 Ov, RR: 2.93, 468 Mts)315
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 10.4 ov), 2-38 (Jonathan Trott, 13.5 ov), 3-39 (Sir Alastair Cook, 15.2 ov), 4-54 (James Taylor, 23.2 ov), 5-178 (Ian Bell, 61.5 ov), 6-221 (Matt Prior, 80.1 ov), 7-252 (Stuart Broad, 87.3 ov), 8-264 (Jonny Bairstow, 92.4 ov), 9-283 (James Anderson, 97.6 ov), 10-315 (Steven Finn, 107.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Morkel28.368042.8004
VD Philander2494822.0000
DW Steyn2949443.2400
JH Kallis1232902.4110
Imran Tahir1435403.8500
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Petersen lbw b Broad2473893032.87
GC Smith (c)lbw b Swann23631023036.50
HM Amla  b Finn12120528710059.02
JH Kallis lbw b Finn3158915053.44
DW Steyn c Taylor b Broad938651023.68
AB de Villiers c Strauss b Finn431001354043.00
JA Rudolph c †Prior b Finn1129421037.93
JP Duminy not out26931414027.95
VD Philander c Bairstow b Anderson3567815052.23
M Morkel st †Prior b Swann918251050.00
Imran Tahir  b Anderson1480025.00
Extras(b 6, lb 8, nb 2, w 2)18
TOTAL(124.2 Ov, RR: 2.82, 538 Mts)351
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Graeme Smith, 21.5 ov), 2-50 (Alviro Petersen, 24.3 ov), 3-131 (Jacques Kallis, 46.1 ov), 4-164 (Dale Steyn, 58.5 ov), 5-259 (Hashim Amla, 88.1 ov), 6-268 (AB de Villiers, 90.6 ov), 7-282 (Jacques Rudolph, 96.5 ov), 8-336 (Vernon Philander, 118.3 ov), 9-348 (Morne Morkel, 123.1 ov), 10-351 (Imran Tahir, 124.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson25.247322.8811
SCJ Broad2128524.0401
GP Swann47149422.0000
ST Finn2757442.7410
IJL Trott401102.7500
England 2nd Innings (target: 346 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Strauss (c)lbw b Philander110180010.00
AN Cook lbw b Philander33900100.00
IJL Trott c Kallis b Steyn631592137039.62
IR Bell c Smith b Philander437640010.81
JWA Taylor run out (Amla/Steyn/†de Villiers)423340017.39
JM Bairstow  b Imran Tahir54476880114.89
MJ Prior c Smith b Philander731301698056.15
SCJ Broad c Amla b Kallis3742692188.09
GP Swann run out (Rudolph/Imran Tahir)41344152120.58
JM Anderson not out412280033.33
ST Finn c Kallis b Philander011000.00
Extras(b 7, nb 1, w 2)10
TOTAL(82.5 Ov, RR: 3.54, 363 Mts)294
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Sir Alastair Cook, 1.2 ov), 2-6 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 3.5 ov), 3-34 (Ian Bell, 18.3 ov), 4-45 (James Taylor, 25.6 ov), 5-134 (Jonny Bairstow, 42.6 ov), 6-146 (Jonathan Trott, 51.1 ov), 7-208 (Stuart Broad, 67.4 ov), 8-282 (Graeme Swann, 78.4 ov), 9-294 (Matt Prior, 82.4 ov), 10-294 (Steven Finn, 82.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Morkel1735803.4121
VD Philander14.543052.0200
DW Steyn1646113.8100
JH Kallis1125014.5400
Imran Tahir2438813.6600
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Player Of The Match
Vernon Philander
Player Of The Series
Matt Prior
Hashim Amla
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2053
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days16,17,18,19,20 August 2012 (5-day match)
Umpires
Kumar Dharmasena
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Rod Tucker
Reserve Umpire
Peter Hartley
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 16 Aug - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 262/7 (VD Philander 46*, DW Steyn 21*, 87.4 ov)
Fri, 17 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 208/5 (JM Bairstow 72*, MJ Prior 22*, 72 ov)
Sat, 18 Aug - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 145/3 (HM Amla 57*, DW Steyn 0*, 50 ov)
Sun, 19 Aug - day 4 - England 2nd innings 16/2 (IJL Trott 6*, IR Bell 4*, 13 ov)
Mon, 20 Aug - day 5 - England 2nd innings 294 (82.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Drinks: England - 45/4 in 26.0 overs (IJL Trott 25)
  • England: 50 runs in 27.6 overs (168 balls), Extras 8
  • Over 33.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - SJA Taufel, Batsman - JM Bairstow (Struck down)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 52 balls (IJL Trott 15, JM Bairstow 36, Ex 0)
  • England: 100 runs in 35.2 overs (212 balls), Extras 8
  • IJL Trott: 50 off 126 balls, 166 mins (6 x 4)
  • Lunch: England - 120/4 in 40.0 overs (IJL Trott 57, JM Bairstow 43)
  • JM Bairstow: 50 off 41 balls, 58 mins (8 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 51.3 overs (309 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: England - 174/6 in 55.0 overs (MJ Prior 14, SCJ Broad 23)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (MJ Prior 15, SCJ Broad 35, Ex 0)
  • England: 200 runs in 65.4 overs (394 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: England - 221/7 in 70.0 overs (MJ Prior 35, GP Swann 12)
  • England: 250 runs in 74.4 overs (448 balls), Extras 9
  • MJ Prior: 50 off 107 balls, 128 mins (5 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 49 balls (MJ Prior 17, GP Swann 35, Ex 1)
  • New Ball Taken: England 288/8 after 81.1 overs (MJ Prior 69, JM Anderson 2)
Day 4
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 55.4 overs (336 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: South Africa - 183/4 in 63.0 overs (HM Amla 75, AB de Villiers 10)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 69.6 overs (422 balls), Extras 11
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 95 balls (HM Amla 26, AB de Villiers 24, Ex 0)
  • Rain: South Africa - 216/4 in 76.4 overs (HM Amla 94, AB de Villiers 24)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 216/4 in 76.4 overs (HM Amla 94, AB de Villiers 24)
  • Wet Ground: South Africa - 216/4 in 76.4 overs (HM Amla 94, AB de Villiers 24)
  • HM Amla: 100 off 182 balls, 245 mins (9 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 225/4 after 80.1 overs (HM Amla 101, AB de Villiers 26)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 86.3 overs (521 balls), Extras 11
  • Over 89.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 268/6 in 91.0 overs (JA Rudolph 6)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 104.6 overs (632 balls), Extras 13
  • Tea: South Africa - 306/7 in 107.0 overs (JP Duminy 18, VD Philander 11)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 122 balls (JP Duminy 15, VD Philander 34, Ex 4)
  • Over 120.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - SJA Taufel, Batsman - M Morkel (Upheld)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 345/8 in 122.0 overs (JP Duminy 24, M Morkel 8)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 123.5 overs (745 balls), Extras 18
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 351/10 in 124.2 overs (JP Duminy 26)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 16/2 in 13.0 overs (IJL Trott 6, IR Bell 4)
Day 3
  • New Ball Taken: England 221/5 after 80.1 overs (JM Bairstow 80, MJ Prior 27)
  • Drinks: England - 243/6 in 86.0 overs (JM Bairstow 94, SCJ Broad 8)
  • England: 250 runs in 86.6 overs (526 balls), Extras 11
  • Over 91.6: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - GP Swann (Upheld)
  • Lunch: England - 277/8 in 97.0 overs (GP Swann 14, JM Anderson 9)
  • England: 300 runs in 103.4 overs (626 balls), Extras 15
  • Innings Break: England - 315/10 in 107.3 overs (GP Swann 37)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Tea: South Africa - 33/0 in 15.0 overs (AN Petersen 20, GC Smith 13)
  • Over 17.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - GC Smith (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 24.1 overs (145 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: South Africa - 70/2 in 30.0 overs (HM Amla 11, JH Kallis 7)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (207 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (HM Amla 24, JH Kallis 20, Ex 6)
  • Over 46.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - SJA Taufel, Batsman - JH Kallis (Struck down)
  • HM Amla: 50 off 95 balls, 122 mins (7 x 4)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 145/3 in 50.0 overs (HM Amla 57, DW Steyn 0)
Day 2
  • VD Philander: 50 off 75 balls, 146 mins (5 x 4)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 99.3 overs (597 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: South Africa - 307/9 in 100.4 overs (VD Philander 61)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 309/10 in 101.2 overs (Imran Tahir 2)
  • England 1st innings
  • Lunch: England - 29/1 in 10.4 overs (AN Cook 6)
  • Over 13.5: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - IJL Trott (Upheld)
  • England: 50 runs in 18.1 overs (110 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 54/4 in 23.2 overs (IR Bell 3)
  • Over 30.5: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - SJA Taufel, Batsman - IR Bell (Struck down)
  • Tea: England - 94/4 in 38.0 overs (IR Bell 20, JM Bairstow 19)
  • England: 100 runs in 40.5 overs (248 balls), Extras 10
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 113 balls (IR Bell 23, JM Bairstow 26, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: England - 142/4 in 52.0 overs (IR Bell 42, JM Bairstow 44)
  • England: 150 runs in 53.3 overs (325 balls), Extras 11
  • JM Bairstow: 50 off 86 balls, 130 mins (8 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 187 balls (IR Bell 40, JM Bairstow 55, Ex 5)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 133 balls, 189 mins (6 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 69.6 overs (424 balls), Extras 11
  • End Of Day: England - 208/5 in 72.0 overs (JM Bairstow 72, MJ Prior 22)
Day 1
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Over 8.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - GC Smith (Upheld)
  • Over 12.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - AN Petersen (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 27/1 in 13.0 overs (AN Petersen 12, HM Amla 1)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 18.4 overs (112 balls), Extras 0
  • Over 20.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - JH Kallis (Upheld)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 65/4 in 24.0 overs (AB de Villiers 5, JA Rudolph 7)
  • Rain: South Africa - 65/4 in 24.0 overs (AB de Villiers 5, JA Rudolph 7)
  • Over 34.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 35.2 overs (212 balls), Extras 5
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (AB de Villiers 26, JA Rudolph 21, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 105/5 in 38.1 overs (JA Rudolph 21)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 52.5 overs (317 balls), Extras 5
  • Tea: South Africa - 151/5 in 55.0 overs (JA Rudolph 41, JP Duminy 26)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 110 balls (JA Rudolph 21, JP Duminy 31, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 69.2 overs (416 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: South Africa - 201/6 in 70.0 overs (JP Duminy 44, VD Philander 26)
  • JP Duminy: 50 off 124 balls, 135 mins (5 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (JP Duminy 17, VD Philander 32, Ex 1)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 235/6 after 80.1 overs (JP Duminy 61, VD Philander 41)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 83.6 overs (504 balls), Extras 12
  • Bad Light: South Africa - 262/7 in 87.4 overs (VD Philander 46, DW Steyn 21)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 262/7 in 87.4 overs (VD Philander 46, DW Steyn 21)