Result
1st T20I, South Africa tour of England at Chester-le-Street, Sep 8 2012
118/7
19/20 ov, target 119
119/3
South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
South Africa
England Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
C Kieswetter lbw b Botha25242831104.16
AD Hales run out (Kallis)1161520183.33
RS Bopara c Botha b Steyn611190054.54
EJG Morgan  b Botha1011171090.90
JM Bairstow c Botha b Morkel1517241088.23
JC Buttler  b Peterson6980066.66
SR Patel c Kallis b Peterson47120057.14
SCJ Broad (c)not out1822271081.81
GP Swann not out18131930138.46
Extras(b 3, lb 2)5
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 5.9)118/7
Did not bat: ST Finn, JW Dernbach 
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Alex Hales, 3.4 ov), 2-40 (Craig Kieswetter, 6.1 ov), 3-50 (Ravi Bopara, 7.4 ov), 4-66 (Eoin Morgan, 10.2 ov), 5-76 (Jos Buttler, 12.3 ov), 6-80 (Jonny Bairstow, 13.4 ov), 7-85 (Samit Patel, 15.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Peterson402726.75104000
DW Steyn401313.25141000
LL Tsotsobe2022011.0053100
JA Morkel301214.0080000
J Botha401924.75132000
JH Kallis302006.6651000
South Africa Innings (target: 119 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
RE Levi c Swann b Dernbach87620114.28
JH Kallis not out48448170109.09
F du Plessis lbw b Finn43400133.33
AB de Villiers (c) †c †Kieswetter b Dernbach106520166.66
JP Duminy not out4754624087.03
Extras(lb 1, w 1)2
TOTAL(19 Ov, RR: 6.26)119/3
Did not bat: JL Ontong, JA Morkel, J Botha, RJ Peterson, DW Steyn, LL Tsotsobe 
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Richard Levi, 1.4 ov), 2-14 (Faf du Plessis, 2.4 ov), 3-29 (AB de Villiers, 3.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ST Finn402215.50144000
JW Dernbach403127.7584000
SCJ Broad401804.50132000
RS Bopara2020010.0043010
GP Swann401604.00110000
SR Patel1011011.0012000
MATCH DETAILS
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England 2012
Player Of The Match
Dale Steyn
Series resultSouth Africa led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 258
Season2012
Hours of play (local time)14.30 start, First Session 14.30-15.50, Interval 15.50-16.10, Second Session 16.10-17.30
Match days8 September 2012 (20-over match)
debut
Faf du Plessis
Umpires
Richard Illingworth
Rob Bailey
TV Umpire
Michael Gough
Reserve Umpire
Peter Hartley
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
MATCH NOTES
England innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 40 runs, 1 wicket)
  • England: 50 runs in 7.3 overs (45 balls), Extras 1
  • England: 100 runs in 17.6 overs (108 balls), Extras 4
  • Innings Break: England - 118/7 in 20.0 overs (SCJ Broad 18, GP Swann 18)
South Africa innings
  • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 40 runs, 3 wickets)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 6.5 overs (41 balls), Extras 1
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 51 balls (JH Kallis 20, JP Duminy 31, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 16.3 overs (99 balls), Extras 2