Result
5th Test, Centurion, Jan 21-25 2005, England tour of South Africa
247 & 296/6d
(41.2 ov, target 185)
359 & 73/4
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AB de Villiers lbw b Giles9216525815055.75
HH Gibbs c †GO Jones b Flintoff1429403048.27
JA Rudolph c Key b Hoggard33831186039.75
JH Kallis  b Flintoff823331034.78
GC Smith (c)c Trescothick b Flintoff2549853051.02
MV Boucher c Trescothick b SP Jones2558682043.10
SM Pollock  b Flintoff023000.00
N Boje c Thorpe b SP Jones927621033.33
AJ Hall c Strauss b SP Jones1119422057.89
M Ntini c Hoggard b SP Jones69121066.66
A Nel not out18100012.50
Extras(lb 1, nb 19, w 3)23
TOTAL(75.3 Ov, RR: 3.27, 368 Mts)247
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Herschelle Gibbs, 8.6 ov), 2-114 (Jacques Rudolph, 33.6 ov), 3-144 (Jacques Kallis, 40.1 ov), 4-187 (AB de Villiers, 53.3 ov), 5-200 (Graeme Smith, 58.4 ov), 6-200 (Shaun Pollock, 58.6 ov), 7-222 (Mark Boucher, 67.3 ov), 8-237 (Nicky Boje, 71.2 ov), 9-245 (Makhaya Ntini, 73.4 ov), 10-247 (Andrew Hall, 75.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard1846413.5506
SJ Harmison1727904.6410
A Flintoff1964442.3118
SP Jones15.334743.0305
AF Giles611212.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Trescothick run out (Boje)2026294076.92
AJ Strauss c †Boucher b Nel441241915135.48
RWT Key c †Boucher b Pollock18110012.50
MP Vaughan (c)c Rudolph b Pollock045000.00
GP Thorpe  b Nel8626933911031.97
A Flintoff c †Boucher b Hall7714420612153.47
GO Jones c Smith b Nel5054815392.59
AF Giles  b Nel3964956160.93
MJ Hoggard c Kallis b Nel12439004.16
SP Jones not out01730000.00
SJ Harmison lbw b Nel68111075.00
Extras(b 1, lb 22, nb 4, w 8)35
TOTAL(123 Ov, RR: 2.91, 526 Mts)359
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Marcus Trescothick, 7.6 ov), 2-29 (Rob Key, 10.2 ov), 3-29 (Michael Vaughan, 10.6 ov), 4-114 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 44.6 ov), 5-255 (Graham Thorpe, 94.4 ov), 6-257 (Andrew Flintoff, 95.4 ov), 7-335 (Geraint Jones, 112.3 ov), 8-351 (Ashley Giles, 116.4 ov), 9-352 (Matthew Hoggard, 120.4 ov), 10-359 (Steve Harmison, 122.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock21113021.4200
M Ntini2889203.2820
A Nel2978162.7921
AJ Hall1635813.6202
N Boje1975903.1000
JH Kallis20502.5000
GC Smith821101.3701
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AB de Villiers c Hoggard b SP Jones10916927611164.49
HH Gibbs c †GO Jones b Flintoff418241022.22
AJ Hall  b Flintoff919261047.36
JH Kallis not out13621727716162.67
GC Smith (c)c sub (PD Collingwood) b Harmison37180042.85
JA Rudolph  b Harmison28160025.00
MV Boucher c Trescothick b Hoggard68160075.00
Extras(b 2, lb 14, nb 9, w 2)27
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 4.05, 327 Mts)296/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Herschelle Gibbs, 5.4 ov), 2-29 (Andrew Hall, 11.2 ov), 3-256 (AB de Villiers, 64.1 ov), 4-267 (Graeme Smith, 67.4 ov), 5-277 (Jacques Rudolph, 69.6 ov), 6-296 (Mark Boucher, 72.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Hoggard1425113.6400
A Flintoff1324623.5313
AF Giles1115004.5400
SP Jones1927413.8914
SJ Harmison1625923.6801
England 2nd Innings (target: 185 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Trescothick  b Ntini743670016.27
AJ Strauss c Kallis b Ntini026000.00
RWT Key lbw b Pollock934411026.47
MP Vaughan (c)not out26861303030.23
GP Thorpe c Gibbs b Ntini856701014.28
A Flintoff not out1429413048.27
Extras(lb 7, nb 2)9
TOTAL(41.2 Ov, RR: 1.76, 178 Mts)73/4
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Andrew Strauss, 1.2 ov), 2-16 (Rob Key, 11.1 ov), 3-20 (Marcus Trescothick, 14.6 ov), 4-45 (Graham Thorpe, 31.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
A Nel1252402.0000
M Ntini1161231.0900
SM Pollock73911.2801
GC Smith31802.6600
AJ Hall5.22901.6801
N Boje11000.0000
JH Kallis20402.0000
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
AB de Villiers
Player Of The Series
Sir Andrew Strauss
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1736
Season2004/05
Match days21,22,23,24,25 January 2005 (5-day match)
Umpires
Steve Bucknor
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Karl Hurter
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 21 Jan - day 1 - no play
Sat, 22 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 247/9 (AJ Hall 11*, A Nel 1*, 75.1 ov)
Sun, 23 Jan - day 3 - England 1st innings 114/4 (GP Thorpe 32*, A Flintoff 0*, 46 ov)
Mon, 24 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 59/2 (AB de Villiers 20*, JH Kallis 19*, 19 ov)
Tue, 25 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 73/4 (41.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • 50 P/S (de Villiers 17, Kallis 29, Extras 4) 54 mins, 81 balls, 6x4, 1x6
  • South Africa 100 runs, 126 mins, 179 balls, 13x4, 1x6
  • Kallis 50 runs, 102 mins, 81 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • 100 P/S (de Villiers 34.allis 60, Extras 8) 106 mins, 151 balls, 11x4, 2x6
  • de Villiers 50 runs, 167 mins, 100 balls, 5x4, 1x6
  • SA 150 runs, 171 mins, 238 balls, 17x4, 2x6
  • 150 P/S (de Villiers 58, Kallis 83, Extras 10) 156 mins, 225 balls, 14x4, 2x6
  • SA 200 runs, 225 mins, 320 balls, 19x4, 2x6
  • Kallis 100 runs, 193 mins, 164 balls, 12x4, 1x6
  • 200 P/S (de Villiers 83, Kallis 102, Extras 16) 196 mins, 282 balls, 19x4, 2x6
  • SA 250 runs, 271 mins, 386 balls, 25x4, 2x6
  • England 2nd Innings:
  • England 50 runs, 149 mins, 207 balls, 5x4
  • Man of the Match: AB de Villiers
  • Man of the Series: AJ Strauss
Day 4
  • England 150 runs, 263 mins, 364 balls, 17x4, 1x6
  • 50 P/S (Thorpe 28, Flintoff 14, Extras 8) 89 mins, 132 balls, 6x4
  • England 200 runs, 348 mins, 517 balls, 24x4, 1x6
  • 100 P/S (Thorpe 47, Flintoff 44, Extras 9) 164 mins, 254 balls, 15x4
  • Flintoff 50 runs, 170 mins, 123 balls, 9x4
  • England 250 runs, 385 mins, 566 balls, 32x4, 2x6
  • England 300, 440 minutes, 631 balls, 38x4 3x6
  • 50 partnership (G Jones 26, Giles 22) 47 minutes, 60 balls, 7x4, 2x6
  • Jones 50 runs, 80 mins, 52 balls, 5x4, 3x6
  • England 350 runs, 488 mins, 702 balls, 43 x 4, 6x6
  • SA 2nd Innings:
  • SA 50 runs, 75 mins, 104 balls, 7x4, 1x6
Day 3
  • England 1st Innings:
  • England 50 runs, 107 mins, 141 balls, 6x4, 1x6
  • 50 P/S (Thorpe 15, Strauss 24, Extras 11) 95 mins, 140 balls, 3x4, 1x6
  • England 100 runs, 187 mins, 259 balls, 10x4, 1x6
  • Thorpe 50 runs, 206 mis, 157 balls, 6x4
Day 2
  • South Africa 1st Innings:
  • South Africa 50 runs, 64 mins, 85 balls, 10x4
  • 50 P/S (de Villiers - 24, Rudolph - 20, Extras -6) 74 mins, 95 balls, 7x4
  • de Villiers 50 runs, 131 mins, 81 balls, 8x4
  • South Africa 100 runs, 137 mins, 183 balls, 16x4
  • South Africa 150 runs, 200 mins, 264 balls, 23x4
  • South Africa 200 runs, 277 mins, 367 balls, 8x4
General
  • 4th Umpire - SB Lambson