Result
3rd Test, South Africa tour of New Zealand at Wellington, Mar 23-27 2012
474/9d & 189/3d
(80.4 ov, target 389)
275 & 200/6
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)c †van Wyk b Bracewell513270038.46
AN Petersen lbw b Martin15633550319146.56
HM Amla c †van Wyk b Gillespie639812410064.28
JP Duminy c Taylor b Gillespie10318627113055.37
AB de Villiers  b Martin38691033055.07
JA Rudolph c †van Wyk b Gillespie1132420034.37
MV Boucher c Williamson b Gillespie46831176055.42
DW Steyn c Guptill b Gillespie01425000.00
VD Philander c Flynn b Gillespie2959773049.15
M Morkel not out1051001200.00
Extras(b 6, lb 1, nb 3, w 3)13
TOTAL(148.4 Ov, RR: 3.18, 644 Mts)474/9d
Did not bat: M de Lange 
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Graeme Smith, 5.1 ov), 2-106 (Hashim Amla, 33.5 ov), 3-306 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 94.2 ov), 4-362 (Alviro Petersen, 114.4 ov), 5-381 (AB de Villiers, 118.6 ov), 6-388 (Jacques Rudolph, 124.1 ov), 7-404 (Dale Steyn, 130.1 ov), 8-459 (Mark Boucher, 146.6 ov), 9-474 (Vernon Philander, 148.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CS Martin2859523.3900
DAJ Bracewell30310613.5310
MR Gillespie33.4711363.3522
DL Vettori42119802.3300
DG Brownlie2020010.0000
KS Williamson1313502.6900
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DR Flynn c †Boucher b Philander451171566138.46
MJ Guptill lbw b Philander591562576037.82
BB McCullum c †Boucher b Steyn3156703055.35
LRPL Taylor (c)retired hurt1846692039.13
KS Williamson c †Boucher b Steyn39921345042.39
DG Brownlie c Steyn b Philander2935635082.85
DL Vettori c Rudolph b Philander3035514085.71
CFK van Wyk c sub (Imran Tahir) b de Lange714280050.00
DAJ Bracewell  b Philander021000.00
MR Gillespie c de Villiers b Philander1016212062.50
CS Martin not out2880025.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 1, w 2)5
TOTAL(96 Ov, RR: 2.86, 438 Mts)275
Fall of wickets: 1-86 (Daniel Flynn, 35.3 ov), 2-136 (Brendon McCullum, 52.1 ov), 3-145 (Martin Guptill, 58.2 ov), 3-160* (Ross Taylor, retired not out ), 4-219 (Dean Brownlie, 80.3 ov), 5-242 (Kane Williamson, 87.1 ov), 6-263 (Daniel Vettori, 91.2 ov), 7-263 (Doug Bracewell, 91.4 ov), 8-263 (Kruger van Wyk, 92.2 ov), 9-275 (Mark Gillespie, 95.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DW Steyn2384121.7800
VD Philander2248163.6811
M Morkel2065402.7000
M de Lange2117413.5210
JP Duminy1002302.3000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Petersen run out (Bracewell/†van Wyk)3943824190.69
GC Smith (c)c Bracewell b Vettori41651093063.07
AB de Villiers c Williamson b Bracewell68496581138.77
JP Duminy not out33233923143.47
Extras(lb 3, nb 2, w 3)8
TOTAL(29.4 Ov, RR: 6.37, 150 Mts)189/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-77 (Alviro Petersen, 15.4 ov), 2-106 (Graeme Smith, 21.2 ov), 3-189 (AB de Villiers, 29.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CS Martin1004404.4000
DAJ Bracewell6.404717.0520
MR Gillespie605509.1602
DL Vettori714015.7110
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 389 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Guptill c Rudolph b Morkel1855992032.72
DR Flynn c †Boucher b Morkel079000.00
BB McCullum lbw b Morkel0912000.00
KS Williamson not out1022283279044.73
DG Brownlie  b Morkel1545643033.33
DL Vettori  b Morkel011000.00
CFK van Wyk c & b Morkel39801005048.75
DAJ Bracewell not out2059794033.89
Extras(lb 6)6
TOTAL(80.4 Ov, RR: 2.47, 346 Mts)200/6
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Daniel Flynn, 2.2 ov), 2-1 (Brendon McCullum, 4.5 ov), 3-32 (Martin Guptill, 20.5 ov), 4-83 (Dean Brownlie, 35.5 ov), 5-83 (Daniel Vettori, 35.6 ov), 6-163 (Kruger van Wyk, 61.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Morkel16.472361.3800
VD Philander18.462901.5500
M de Lange17.247704.4400
DW Steyn1591400.9300
JP Duminy1325103.9200
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Morne Morkel
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2037
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10.00am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days23,24,25,26,27 March 2012 (5-day match)
Umpires
Richard Kettleborough
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Billy Doctrove
Reserve Umpire
Tony Hill
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 23 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 136/2 (AN Petersen 44*, JP Duminy 23*, 42 ov)
Sat, 24 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 246/2 (AN Petersen 96*, JP Duminy 76*, 79 ov)
Sun, 25 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 65/0 (DR Flynn 35*, MJ Guptill 28*, 25 ov)
Mon, 26 Mar - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 75/0 (AN Petersen 38*, GC Smith 34*, 15 ov)
Tue, 27 Mar - day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 200/6 (80.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Over 18.6: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - GC Smith (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 19.1 overs (116 balls), Extras 5
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 26.4 overs (161 balls), Extras 7
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 35 balls (AB de Villiers 25, JP Duminy 23, Ex 2)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 39 balls (7 x 4)
  • Over 28.4: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 189/3 in 29.4 overs (JP Duminy 33)
  • New Zealand 2nd innings
  • Over 4.5: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - BB McCullum (Struck down)
  • Over 5.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - MJ Guptill (Struck down)
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 26/2 in 15.0 overs (MJ Guptill 14, KS Williamson 7)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 46/3 in 28.0 overs (KS Williamson 23, DG Brownlie 0)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 28.1 overs (169 balls), Extras 5
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (KS Williamson 35, DG Brownlie 15, Ex 0)
  • KS Williamson: 50 off 103 balls (4 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 42.3 overs (255 balls), Extras 5
  • Tea: New Zealand - 103/5 in 43.0 overs (KS Williamson 58, CFK van Wyk 7)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 105 balls (KS Williamson 27, CFK van Wyk 22, Ex 1)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 144/5 in 58.0 overs (KS Williamson 77, CFK van Wyk 28)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 58.3 overs (351 balls), Extras 6
  • Over 59.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - CFK van Wyk (Struck down)
  • KS Williamson: 100 off 191 balls (9 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 78.6 overs (474 balls), Extras 6
  • New Ball Taken: New Zealand 200/6 after 80.1 overs (KS Williamson 102, DAJ Bracewell 20)
  • day 5 - New Zealand 2nd innings 200/6 (80.4 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • Over 26.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - DR Flynn (Struck down)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 38.5 overs (234 balls), Extras 2
  • MJ Guptill: 50 off 113 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 114/1 in 42.0 overs (MJ Guptill 50, BB McCullum 16)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 98 balls (MJ Guptill 18, BB McCullum 31, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 145/3 in 58.2 overs (LRPL Taylor 7)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 63.6 overs (385 balls), Extras 3
  • LRPL Taylor retired hurt at 160/3 (18, 65.5 overs)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 181/3 in 70.0 overs (KS Williamson 15, DG Brownlie 10)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 76.4 overs (461 balls), Extras 3
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 72 balls (KS Williamson 22, DG Brownlie 29, Ex 0)
  • New Ball Taken: New Zealand 219/3 after 80.1 overs (KS Williamson 33, DG Brownlie 29)
  • Tea: New Zealand - 231/4 in 84.0 overs (KS Williamson 39, DL Vettori 6)
  • New Zealand: 250 runs in 89.2 overs (537 balls), Extras 5
  • Innings Break: New Zealand - 275/9 in 96.0 overs (CS Martin 2)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.2 overs (68 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (AN Petersen 27, GC Smith 24, Ex 0)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 75/0 in 15.0 overs (AN Petersen 38, GC Smith 34)
  • day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 75/0 (AN Petersen 38*, GC Smith 34*, 15 ov)
Day 3
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 246/2 after 80.1 overs (AN Petersen 96, JP Duminy 76)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 80.5 overs (486 balls), Extras 6
  • AN Petersen: 100 off 229 balls (13 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 3rd Wicket: 150 runs in 293 balls (AN Petersen 66, JP Duminy 79, Ex 5)
  • Over 88.6: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - RA Kettleborough, Batsman - AN Petersen (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 91.6 overs (554 balls), Extras 7
  • JP Duminy: 100 off 180 balls (13 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 200 runs in 364 balls (AN Petersen 91, JP Duminy 103, Ex 6)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 306/3 in 94.2 overs (AN Petersen 128)
  • AN Petersen: 150 off 321 balls (19 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 110.4 overs (666 balls), Extras 8
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 111 balls (AN Petersen 27, AB de Villiers 22, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 362/3 in 114.0 overs (AN Petersen 156, AB de Villiers 23)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 392/6 in 127.0 overs (MV Boucher 4, DW Steyn 0)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 128.4 overs (774 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: South Africa - 437/7 in 141.0 overs (MV Boucher 30, VD Philander 18)
  • South Africa: 450 runs in 144.3 overs (869 balls), Extras 13
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (MV Boucher 27, VD Philander 23, Ex 0)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 474/9 in 148.4 overs (M Morkel 10)
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 24/0 in 13.0 overs (DR Flynn 10, MJ Guptill 13)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 20.4 overs (125 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 125 balls (DR Flynn 24, MJ Guptill 25, Ex 2)
  • End Of Day: New Zealand - 65/0 in 25.0 overs (DR Flynn 35, MJ Guptill 28)
  • day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 65/0 (DR Flynn 35*, MJ Guptill 28*, 25 ov)
Day 2
  • Rain: South Africa - 136/2 in 42.0 overs (AN Petersen 44, JP Duminy 23)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 136/2 in 42.0 overs (AN Petersen 44, JP Duminy 23)
  • Wet Ground: South Africa - 136/2 in 42.0 overs (AN Petersen 44, JP Duminy 23)
  • Rain: South Africa - 136/2 in 42.0 overs (AN Petersen 44, JP Duminy 23)
  • AN Petersen: 50 off 122 balls (5 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 46.2 overs (278 balls), Extras 1
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 91 balls (AN Petersen 21, JP Duminy 29, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 173/2 in 56.0 overs (AN Petersen 68, JP Duminy 36)
  • JP Duminy: 50 off 80 balls (7 x 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 63.6 overs (384 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 191 balls (AN Petersen 41, JP Duminy 60, Ex 1)
  • Tea: South Africa - 222/2 in 72.0 overs (AN Petersen 86, JP Duminy 66)
  • Bad Light: South Africa - 246/2 in 79.0 overs (AN Petersen 96, JP Duminy 76)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 246/2 in 79.0 overs (AN Petersen 96, JP Duminy 76)
  • day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 246/2 (AN Petersen 96*, JP Duminy 76*, 79 ov)
Day 1
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Wet Ground: South Africa - 0/0
  • Lunch: South Africa - 0/0
  • Wet Ground: South Africa - 0/0
  • Over 5.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - GC Smith (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 12.6 overs (78 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: South Africa - 55/1 in 15.0 overs (AN Petersen 19, HM Amla 30)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (AN Petersen 14, HM Amla 36, Ex 1)
  • HM Amla: 50 off 81 balls (8 x 4)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 29.4 overs (178 balls), Extras 1
  • Tea: South Africa - 103/1 in 33.0 overs (AN Petersen 34, HM Amla 63)
  • Bad Light: South Africa - 136/2 in 42.0 overs (AN Petersen 44, JP Duminy 23)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 136/2 in 42.0 overs (AN Petersen 44, JP Duminy 23)
  • day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 136/2 (AN Petersen 44*, JP Duminy 23*, 42 ov)