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
Best performances - Batsmen
AJ Strauss
126 runs (228)
17 fours
0 sixes
Control92%
Productive shot
cut shot on back foot
43 runs
7 fours
0 sixes
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HH Dippenaar
110 runs (245)
11 fours
0 sixes
Control89%
Productive shot
off side drive on back foot
30 runs
4 fours
0 sixes
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Best performances - Bowlers
SP Jones
O
13.1
M
3
R
39
W
4
Eco
2.96
MJ Hoggard
O
20
M
4
R
56
W
3
Eco
2.80
Partnerships
First innings
South Africa
0
GC Smith0 (0)
AB de Villiers0 (0)
63
JA Rudolph30 (52)
AB de Villiers28 (47)
3
JH Kallis0 (7)
JA Rudolph1 (9)
112
HH Dippenaar45 (115)
JA Rudolph61 (129)
14
Z de Bruyn6 (23)
HH Dippenaar4 (11)
61
SM Pollock31 (52)
HH Dippenaar23 (55)
8
HH Dippenaar2 (3)
AJ Hall6 (10)
63
HH Dippenaar36 (61)
TL Tsolekile21 (79)
3
M Ntini0 (2)
TL Tsolekile1 (4)
10
M Ntini2 (4)
DW Steyn8 (10)
England
152
ME Trescothick47 (133)
AJ Strauss76 (136)
86
MA Butcher26 (75)
AJ Strauss50 (92)
11
MA Butcher0 (13)
MP Vaughan10 (14)
18
GP Thorpe4 (29)
MA Butcher12 (31)
79
MA Butcher41 (74)
A Flintoff30 (64)
7
A Flintoff5 (6)
GO Jones2 (2)
0
AF Giles0 (0)
GO Jones0 (1)
5
AF Giles1 (1)
MJ Hoggard0 (5)
36
AF Giles25 (38)
SP Jones9 (41)
31
SP Jones15 (19)
SJ Harmison15 (16)
Second innings
South Africa
26
GC Smith12 (18)
AB de Villiers11 (20)
38
JA Rudolph28 (45)
GC Smith8 (15)
88
JH Kallis40 (70)
GC Smith35 (72)
16
JH Kallis4 (16)
HH Dippenaar10 (26)
33
JH Kallis17 (27)
Z de Bruyn15 (27)
0
SM Pollock0 (1)
Z de Bruyn0 (0)
16
Z de Bruyn4 (15)
AJ Hall12 (27)
1
AJ Hall1 (10)
TL Tsolekile0 (10)
6
AJ Hall2 (7)
M Ntini4 (5)
5
AJ Hall2 (7)
DW Steyn2 (2)
England
0
ME Trescothick0 (0)
AJ Strauss0 (0)
11
MA Butcher0 (3)
AJ Strauss10 (11)
39
MP Vaughan15 (25)
AJ Strauss22 (45)
95*
GP Thorpe31 (78)
AJ Strauss61 (76)