Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Smith b Langeveldt
    12
    44
    59
    2
    0
    27.27
    c †Boucher b Nel
    7
    16
    15
    1
    0
    43.75
    b Kallis
    37
    76
    121
    7
    0
    48.68
    c Smith b Zondeki
    26
    26
    35
    6
    0
    100.00
    b Kallis
    4
    9
    14
    1
    0
    44.44
    c Gibbs b Zondeki
    14
    36
    48
    3
    0
    38.88
    c sub (AM Phangiso) b Kallis
    0
    8
    12
    0
    0
    0.00
    b Kallis
    85
    154
    166
    11
    0
    55.19
    c Smith b Zondeki
    52
    54
    81
    4
    1
    96.29
    c †Boucher b Nel
    12
    80
    93
    0
    0
    15.00
    not out
    1
    10
    13
    0
    0
    10.00
    Extras
    19 (b 4, lb 8, nb 3, w 4)
    TOTAL
    269 all out (85 Overs, RR: 3.16, 336 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Barney Rogers, 6.1 ov), 2-22 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 13.1 ov), 3-71 (Hamilton Masakadza, 20.4 ov), 4-80 (Brendan Taylor, 23.4 ov), 5-115 (Dion Ebrahim, 33.2 ov), 6-115 (Tatenda Taibu, 34.4 ov), 7-115 (Elton Chigumbura, 35.4 ov), 8-191 (Andy Blignaut, 57.6 ov), 9-264 (Heath Streak, 81.3 ov), 10-269 (Graeme Cremer, 84.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    A Nel1271721.4120
    M Zondeki2176633.1410
    CK Langeveldt511913.8001
    JH Kallis1343342.5302
    GC Smith723905.5700
    N Boje1816203.4400
    AB de Villiers701602.2800
    JA Rudolph20502.5000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    b Zondeki
    5
    33
    34
    0
    0
    15.15
    c †Boucher b Zondeki
    0
    2
    5
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Smith b Nel
    1
    10
    18
    0
    0
    10.00
    c †Boucher b Zondeki
    47
    97
    131
    7
    0
    48.45
    lbw b Zondeki
    6
    9
    21
    1
    0
    66.66
    c †Boucher b Zondeki
    13
    58
    72
    1
    0
    22.41
    c Gibbs b Kallis
    16
    72
    95
    3
    0
    22.22
    c †Boucher b Boje
    44
    67
    74
    8
    0
    65.67
    c †Boucher b Kallis
    0
    5
    7
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Boucher b Zondeki
    0
    6
    12
    0
    0
    0.00
    not out
    0
    1
    6
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    17 (b 4, lb 10, nb 3)
    TOTAL
    149 all out (59.3 Overs, RR: 2.5, 236 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Barney Rogers, 1.1 ov), 2-13 (Dion Ebrahim, 4.6 ov), 3-18 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 7.6 ov), 4-29 (Brendan Taylor, 11.6 ov), 5-76 (Tatenda Taibu, 31.6 ov), 6-85 (Hamilton Masakadza, 37.2 ov), 7-143 (Heath Streak, 56.6 ov), 8-147 (Elton Chigumbura, 57.3 ov), 9-149 (Andy Blignaut, 58.5 ov), 10-149 (Graeme Cremer, 59.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    A Nel1664212.6200
    M Zondeki14.323962.6802
    JH Kallis1252021.6601
    N Boje1572511.6600
    JA Rudolph21904.5000

Close of Play

  • Fri, 11 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 13/0 (AB de Villiers 9*, GC Smith 3*, 3 ov)
  • Sat, 12 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 380/6 (AG Prince 101*, N Boje 24*, 91 ov)
  • Sun, 13 Mar - day 3 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 149 (59.3 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Taibu optimistic despite rout

    Despite losing the second Test against South Africa by an innings and 62 runs, Tatenda Taibu, the Zimbabwe captain, said that he was encouraged by his team's performance

  • Six for Zondeki as Zimbabwe are routed

    Monde Zondeki led South Africa to a convincing victory inside three-days at Centurion, and a 2-0 series win, as they finally came to life in this Test

  • Prince century checks Zimbabwe's progress

    Though South Africa are closing in on Zimbabwe's first innings they continue to be involved in an unexpectedly tight battle on the second day at Centurion, closing on 380 for 6, a lead of 111

  • South African apathy keeps Test alive

    The opening day at Centurion Park may not have rivalled Cape Town for record breaking but it was only when South Africa were reduced to two fit bowlers that Zimbabwe looked like competing