Result
5th Test, England tour of South Africa at Centurion, Jan 14-18 2000
248/8d & forfeit
(75.1 ov, target 249)
0/0d & 251/8
England won by 2 wickets
Player Of The Series
South Africa
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten c Adams b Gough074000.00
HH Gibbs c Adams b Caddick321350014.28
JH Kallis  b Caddick2561812140.98
DJ Cullinan c & b Mullally46911535050.54
WJ Cronje (c)c Maddy b Gough068000.00
PC Strydom c †Stewart b Silverwood3041615073.17
L Klusener not out61961717163.54
SM Pollock run out (Hussain)3064703046.87
MV Boucher  b Mullally2248604045.83
PR Adams not out4851050.00
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 11, w 3)27
TOTAL(72 Ov, RR: 3.44, 329 Mts)248/8d
Did not bat: M Hayward 
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Gary Kirsten, 0.6 ov), 2-15 (Herschelle Gibbs, 7.6 ov), 3-50 (Jacques Kallis, 18.1 ov), 4-55 (Hansie Cronje, 19.6 ov), 5-102 (Pieter Strydom, 33.1 ov), 6-136 (Daryll Cullinan, 40.3 ov), 7-196 (Shaun Pollock, 56.6 ov), 8-243 (Mark Boucher, 70.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
D Gough2029224.60110
AR Caddick1974722.4700
AD Mullally24104221.7511
CEW Silverwood714516.4210
MP Vaughan20904.5000
England 1st Innings
England 2nd Innings (target: 249 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Butcher lbw b Klusener36841106042.85
MA Atherton c †Boucher b Pollock729411024.13
N Hussain (c)c Gibbs b Pollock2569942036.23
AJ Stewart c †Boucher b Hayward7314017910152.14
CJ Adams c †Boucher b Hayward110210010.00
MP Vaughan  b Hayward691081539063.88
DL Maddy run out (Kirsten/†Boucher)36140050.00
AR Caddick c †Boucher b Pollock022000.00
D Gough not out631410200.00
CEW Silverwood not out77810100.00
Extras(b 4, lb 9, nb 7, w 4)24
TOTAL(75.1 Ov, RR: 3.33, 323 Mts)251/8
Did not bat: AD Mullally 
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Mike Atherton, 10.1 ov), 2-67 (Mark Butcher, 25.5 ov), 3-90 (Nasser Hussain, 32.1 ov), 4-102 (Chris Adams, 37.1 ov), 5-228 (Alec Stewart, 69.3 ov), 6-236 (Darren Maddy, 72.2 ov), 7-236 (Andy Caddick, 72.4 ov), 8-240 (Michael Vaughan, 73.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock2075332.6503
M Hayward17.136133.5533
L Klusener1443812.7101
JH Kallis1324403.3810
WJ Cronje531503.0000
PC Strydom602704.5000
MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Michael Vaughan
Player Of The Series
Daryll Cullinan
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1483
Season1999/00
Match days14,15,16,17,18 January 2000 (5-day match)
Test debut
Pieter Strydom
Umpires
Rudi Koertzen
Darrell Hair
TV Umpire
Cyril Mitchley
Match Referee
Barry Jarman
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 14 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 155/6 (L Klusener 22*, SM Pollock 9*, 45 ov)
Sat, 15 Jan - day 2 - no play
Sun, 16 Jan - day 3 - no play
Mon, 17 Jan - day 4 - no play
Tue, 18 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 251/8 (75.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • South Africa 200, 281 minutes 368 balls
  • Klusener 50, 133 minutes 77 balls
  • 50 partnership (Klusener/Pollock) 58 minutes 80 balls
  • Klusener goes past 1,000 career test runs
  • England have forfeited their 1st innings. The match referee indicated to the scorers to use 0/0d as the laws at the time do not allow forfeitures in the 1st innings
  • South Africa have forfeited their 2nd innings
  • The Match Referee has decided that England are 0/0d
  • England 100, 141 minutes, 221 balls
  • Adams has a fractured middle finger, out for +- 4 weeks
  • 150 off 324 balls
  • 50 partnership, off 96 ball, 69 mins
  • Stewart 50 off 108 balls
  • Stewart 6500 Test runs
  • 200 off 399 balls
Day 4
  • No play due to wet outfield and light rain
Day 3
  • No play due to heavy rain overnight and during the day
Day 2
  • No play due to heavy rain overnight and during the day
Day 1
  • Gibbs goes past 1,000 carreer test runs
  • South Africa 50, 77 minutes, 114 balls
  • 100 off 194 balls, 147 mins
  • Cullinan passes 3,500 career test runs
  • Crowd attendance 6,750
  • South Africa 150, 187 minutes, 71 balls