Result
5th Test, South Africa tour of England and Ireland at The Oval, Sep 4-8 2003
484 & 229
(22.2 ov, target 110)
604/9d & 110/1
England won by 9 wickets
Player Of The Match
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)run out (Vaughan)1839613046.15
HH Gibbs  b Giles18325832435170.93
G Kirsten lbw b Giles9015621515057.69
JH Kallis run out (Giles)661201928155.00
ND McKenzie c †Stewart b Anderson936461025.00
JA Rudolph lbw b Bicknell044000.00
MV Boucher c †Stewart b Bicknell828331028.57
SM Pollock not out669513010169.47
AJ Hall lbw b Flintoff1660016.66
PR Adams run out (Butcher/Giles)15130020.00
M Ntini  b Anderson1126482042.30
Extras(b 12, lb 10, nb 5, w 4)31
TOTAL(128 Ov, RR: 3.78, 540 Mts)484
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Graeme Smith, 14.6 ov), 2-290 (Gary Kirsten, 68.6 ov), 3-345 (Herschelle Gibbs, 78.2 ov), 4-362 (Neil McKenzie, 89.5 ov), 5-365 (Jacques Rudolph, 90.4 ov), 6-385 (Mark Boucher, 98.2 ov), 7-419 (Jacques Kallis, 112.1 ov), 8-421 (Andrew Hall, 113.4 ov), 9-432 (Paul Adams, 116.3 ov), 10-484 (Makhaya Ntini, 127.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MP Bicknell2037123.5500
JM Anderson2568623.4410
SJ Harmison2787302.7004
AF Giles29310223.5100
A Flintoff1948814.6320
MP Vaughan502404.8001
MA Butcher301806.0010
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Trescothick c Rudolph b Ntini21937457032258.55
MP Vaughan (c)c Gibbs b Pollock2326364088.46
MA Butcher lbw b Hall3233466096.96
GP Thorpe  b Kallis12424431616050.81
ET Smith lbw b Hall1639613041.02
AJ Stewart lbw b Pollock3881936046.91
A Flintoff  b Adams9510413212491.34
AF Giles c Hall b Kallis22124009.52
MP Bicknell lbw b Pollock047000.00
SJ Harmison not out6401010015.00
JM Anderson not out01315000.00
Extras(b 11, lb 18, nb 11, w 9)49
TOTAL(162 Ov, RR: 3.72, 705 Mts)604/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Michael Vaughan, 8.3 ov), 2-78 (Mark Butcher, 19.4 ov), 3-346 (Graham Thorpe, 95.5 ov), 4-379 (Ed Smith, 109.5 ov), 5-480 (Alec Stewart, 130.5 ov), 6-489 (Marcus Trescothick, 133.2 ov), 7-502 (Ashley Giles, 138.5 ov), 8-502 (Martin Bicknell, 140.3 ov), 9-601 (Andrew Flintoff, 158.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock391011132.8406
M Ntini31412914.1621
AJ Hall35511123.1710
JH Kallis34511723.4420
PR Adams1727914.6400
JA Rudolph612804.6600
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GC Smith (c)lbw b Bicknell1936454052.77
HH Gibbs c †Stewart b Anderson921312042.85
G Kirsten c Trescothick b Harmison2959784149.15
JH Kallis lbw b Harmison3543716081.39
ND McKenzie lbw b Flintoff3883967045.78
JA Rudolph  b Bicknell824391033.33
MV Boucher c †Stewart b Bicknell25581013043.10
SM Pollock c Thorpe b Harmison4357757075.43
AJ Hall c Smith b Bicknell012000.00
PR Adams not out1318373072.22
M Ntini c Smith b Harmison11716005.88
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 1)9
TOTAL(69.2 Ov, RR: 3.3, 301 Mts)229
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Herschelle Gibbs, 7.4 ov), 2-34 (Graeme Smith, 10.5 ov), 3-92 (Gary Kirsten, 25.5 ov), 4-93 (Jacques Kallis, 27.2 ov), 5-118 (Jacques Rudolph, 36.3 ov), 6-150 (Neil McKenzie, 47.3 ov), 7-193 (Mark Boucher, 60.3 ov), 8-193 (Andrew Hall, 60.4 ov), 9-215 (Shaun Pollock, 65.1 ov), 10-229 (Makhaya Ntini, 69.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MP Bicknell2458443.5000
JM Anderson1015515.5000
SJ Harmison19.283341.7001
AF Giles1023603.6000
A Flintoff621312.1600
England 2nd Innings (target: 110 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
ME Trescothick not out696695120104.54
MP Vaughan (c)c †Boucher b Kallis1341570031.70
MA Butcher not out2031373064.51
Extras(lb 4, nb 4)8
TOTAL(22.2 Ov, RR: 4.92, 95 Mts)110/1
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Michael Vaughan, 12.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock601502.5003
M Ntini804605.7501
JH Kallis5.202514.6800
PR Adams302006.6600
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England and Ireland
Player Of The Match
Marcus Trescothick
Player Of The Series
Andrew Flintoff
Graeme Smith
Series result5-match series drawn 2-2
Match numberTest no. 1659
Season2003
Match days4,5,6,7,8 September 2003 (5-day match)
Umpires
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
Jeremy Lloyds
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 04 Sep - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 362/4 (JH Kallis 32*, 89.5 ov)
Fri, 05 Sep - day 2 - England 1st innings 165/2 (ME Trescothick 64*, GP Thorpe 28*, 46 ov)
Sat, 06 Sep - day 3 - England 1st innings 502/7 (A Flintoff 10*, MP Bicknell 0*, 140 ov)
Sun, 07 Sep - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 185/6 (MV Boucher 22*, SM Pollock 19*, 57 ov)
Mon, 08 Sep - day 5 - England 2nd innings 110/1 (22.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • ME Trescothick 50, 81 minutes, 56 balls, 8x4
Day 4
  • A Flintoff, 50, 92 minutes, 68 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • 3rd new ball taken, 160 overs
Day 3
  • GP Thorpe 50, 158 minutes, 118 balls, 5x4
  • ME Trescothick 100, 302 minutes, 215 balls, 19x4
  • GP Thorpe 100, 256 minutes, 199 balls, 11x4
  • ME Trescothick 150, 451 minutes, 315 balls, 25x4
  • ME Trescothick 200, 534 minutes, 356 balls, 31x4, 1x6
Day 2
  • JH Kallis 50, 143 minutes, 84 balls, 6x4 1x6
  • SM Pollock 50, 118 minutes, 82 balls, 7x4, 1x6
  • England innings
  • SM Pollock takes his 300th Test wicket
  • 100, 167 balls
  • ME Trescothick 50, 169 minutes, 128 balls, 9x4
Day 1
  • South Africa Innings
  • 100 in 109 minutes, 152 balls
  • HH Gibbs 50, 120 minutes, 93 balls, 10x4
  • G Kirsten 50, 109 minutes, 84 balls, 9x4
  • 2nd wicket 100 partnership (Gibbs, Kirsten)
  • 200, 220 minutes
  • HH Gibbs 100, 218 minutes, 167 balls, 20x4, 1x6
  • HH Gibbs 150, 268 minutes, 215 balls, 28x4 1x6
  • 300, 434 balls
General
  • Scorers: KR Booth & Mrs JE Booth