Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †de Villiers b Ntini
    18
    32
    39
    3
    0
    56.25
    c Ntini b Boje
    25
    69
    109
    5
    0
    36.23
    b Steyn
    5
    25
    36
    0
    0
    20.00
    lbw b Ntini
    18
    54
    79
    3
    0
    33.33
    lbw b Pollock
    1
    15
    15
    0
    0
    6.66
    c Amla b Pollock
    0
    12
    10
    0
    0
    0.00
    c Rudolph b Ntini
    24
    33
    40
    3
    1
    72.72
    c Rudolph b Steyn
    10
    36
    71
    1
    0
    27.77
    not out
    6
    53
    72
    0
    0
    11.32
    b Pollock
    21
    14
    17
    3
    1
    150.00
    b Pollock
    0
    2
    4
    0
    0
    0.00
    Extras
    11 (lb 9, nb 2)
    TOTAL
    139 all out (57.1 Overs, RR: 2.43, 250 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Marcus Trescothick, 9.5 ov), 2-32 (Mark Butcher, 17.1 ov), 3-53 (Andrew Strauss, 24.4 ov), 4-62 (Graham Thorpe, 29.1 ov), 5-64 (Andrew Flintoff, 31.4 ov), 6-80 (Michael Vaughan, 36.3 ov), 7-93 (Geraint Jones, 40.6 ov), 8-113 (Ashley Giles, 51.5 ov), 9-139 (Simon Jones, 55.5 ov), 10-139 (Steve Harmison, 57.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    SM Pollock15.173242.1001
    M Ntini1324133.1500
    DW Steyn1342622.0001
    JH Kallis741001.4200
    N Boje922112.3300
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Flintoff b Harmison
    9
    16
    24
    1
    0
    56.25
    b Hoggard
    15
    56
    98
    2
    0
    26.78
    c Thorpe b Harmison
    32
    63
    104
    4
    0
    50.79
    c sub (PD Collingwood) b Hoggard
    162
    264
    364
    21
    1
    61.36
    b Flintoff
    1
    17
    27
    0
    0
    5.88
    c †GO Jones b Harmison
    1
    31
    42
    0
    0
    3.22
    c Thorpe b SP Jones
    14
    21
    27
    2
    0
    66.66
    c †GO Jones b Vaughan
    43
    84
    112
    5
    0
    51.19
    c sub (PD Collingwood) b Hoggard
    15
    31
    37
    2
    0
    48.38
    c SP Jones b Flintoff
    22
    20
    44
    4
    1
    110.00
    not out
    7
    13
    38
    1
    0
    53.84
    Extras
    11 (lb 7, nb 4)
    TOTAL
    332 all out (102 Overs, RR: 3.25, 463 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Graeme Smith, 5.3 ov), 2-48 (Herschelle Gibbs, 20.3 ov), 3-70 (Jacques Rudolph, 27.2 ov), 4-80 (Martin van Jaarsveld, 33.3 ov), 5-90 (Hashim Amla, 42.2 ov), 6-118 (AB de Villiers, 48.2 ov), 7-205 (Shaun Pollock, 75.2 ov), 8-243 (Nicky Boje, 83.6 ov), 9-293 (Makhaya Ntini, 93.5 ov), 10-332 (Jacques Kallis, 101.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    MJ Hoggard2385832.5200
    SJ Harmison2839133.2501
    A Flintoff2356622.8601
    SP Jones1818114.5002
    MP Vaughan1022912.9000

Close of Play

  • Sun, 26 Dec - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 70/3 (JH Kallis 13*, 27.2 ov)
  • Mon, 27 Dec - day 2 - England 2nd innings 30/0 (ME Trescothick 7*, AJ Strauss 21*, 11 ov)
  • Tue, 28 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 281/1 (AJ Strauss 132*, MA Butcher 1*, 90 ov)
  • Wed, 29 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 21/1 (HH Gibbs 11*, N Boje 4*, 9 ov)
  • Thu, 30 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 290/8 (86 ov) - end of match

Match Notes