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
Others
Knowing how to chase
1yThe Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller in Port Elizabeth
'We need to know what our best team is,' says Smith
1yAndrew Miller
Vaughan praises level-headed Strauss
1yAndrew Miller
Hall receives official reprimand
1yCricinfo staff
Breathing heavily on the road to victory
1yThe Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller in Port Elizabeth
'We'll come out fighting,' says Pollock
1yAndrew Miller
'A hundred begging to be taken' says Butcher
1yAndrew Miller in Port Elizabeth
England's batsmen reap what they sow
1yThe Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller in Port Elizabeth
Apathy in the Sleepy City
2yThe Roving Reporter by Andrew Miller in Port Elizabeth
Honours even at St George's
1yThe Bulletin by Jenny Thompson
The dividends of watchful accumulation
1yThe Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller in Port Elizabeth
Strauss's century double puts England on top
1yThe Bulletin by Steven Lynch
The value of knuckling down
1yAndrew Miler
Flintoff and Hoggard grab the initiative for England
1yThe Bulletin by Steven Lynch
The virtue of patience
1yThe Wisden Verdict by Andrew Miller in Port Elizabeth