Result
1st Test, Port Elizabeth, Dec 17-21 2004, England tour of South Africa
337 & 229
(40.4 ov, target 142)
425 & 145/3
England won by 7 wickets
Player Of The Match
ENG 2nd Innings
Full commentary
40.4
4
Ntini to Strauss, FOUR runs
40.3
Ntini to Strauss, no run
40.2
Ntini to Strauss, no run
40.1
4
Ntini to Strauss, FOUR runs
end of over 4011 runs
ENG: 137/3CRR: 3.42 
Sir Andrew Strauss86 (130)
Graham Thorpe31 (78)
Graeme Smith8-0-39-0
Shaun Pollock11-2-36-1
39.6
1
Smith to Strauss, 1 run
39.5
2
Smith to Strauss, 2 runs
39.4
1
Smith to Thorpe, 1 run
39.3
4
Smith to Thorpe, FOUR runs
39.2
1
Smith to Strauss, 1 run
39.1
2
Smith to Strauss, 2 runs
end of over 396 runs
ENG: 126/3CRR: 3.23 
Graham Thorpe26 (76)
Sir Andrew Strauss80 (126)
Shaun Pollock11-2-36-1
Graeme Smith7-0-28-0
38.6
Pollock to Thorpe, no run
38.5
Pollock to Thorpe, no run
38.5
1nb
Pollock to Thorpe, 1 no ball
38.4
1
Pollock to Strauss, 1 run
38.3
4
Pollock to Strauss, FOUR runs
38.2
Pollock to Strauss, no run
38.1
Pollock to Strauss, no run
end of over 383 runs
ENG: 120/3CRR: 3.15 
Graham Thorpe26 (73)
Sir Andrew Strauss75 (122)
Graeme Smith7-0-28-0
Shaun Pollock10-2-30-1
37.6
Smith to Thorpe, no run
37.5
1
Smith to Strauss, 1 run
37.4
1
Smith to Thorpe, 1 run
37.3
Smith to Thorpe, no run