Result
3rd Test, South Africa tour of New Zealand at Wellington, Mar 18-22 1999
222 & 291
(8.1 ov, target 16)
498/8d & 16/2
South Africa won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
South Africa
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MJ Horne c Cullinan b Pollock23235006.25
BA Young c Rhodes b Kallis1861862029.50
RG Twose c †Boucher b Elworthy12781151015.38
NJ Astle  b Elworthy2038514052.63
GR Stead c Pollock b Elworthy6815321110044.44
CZ Harris c Rhodes b Pollock681852519036.75
DL Vettori c Kallis b Elworthy49131044.44
AC Parore c Cullinan b Pollock527350018.51
DJ Nash (c)c Adams b Pollock219290010.52
SB Doull c †Boucher b Pollock038000.00
SB O'Connor not out214160014.28
Extras(lb 18, nb 3)21
TOTAL(102.3 Ov, RR: 2.16, 430 Mts)222
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Matt Horne, 8.6 ov), 2-32 (Bryan Young, 20.3 ov), 3-57 (Nathan Astle, 33.5 ov), 4-58 (Roger Twose, 35.4 ov), 5-203 (Gary Stead, 85.1 ov), 6-207 (Daniel Vettori, 87.4 ov), 7-218 (Adam Parore, 96.2 ov), 8-219 (Chris Harris, 96.4 ov), 9-219 (Simon Doull, 98.1 ov), 10-222 (Dion Nash, 102.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock28.3143351.1503
S Elworthy27106642.4400
JH Kallis2054412.2000
L Klusener1573302.2000
PR Adams721201.7100
WJ Cronje531603.2000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten  b O'Connor40751057053.33
HH Gibbs c O'Connor b Vettori12025031616048.00
JH Kallis c Horne b Nash1740483042.50
DJ Cullinan c & b Astle15227232722155.88
WJ Cronje (c)c Nash b Vettori7212718811056.69
JN Rhodes c Young b Vettori326380011.53
SM Pollock not out431031476041.74
MV Boucher  b Vettori849561016.32
L Klusener c †Parore b Nash1946613041.30
S Elworthy not out38120037.50
Extras(b 10, lb 6, nb 5)21
TOTAL(165 Ov, RR: 3.01, 653 Mts)498/8d
Did not bat: PR Adams 
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Gary Kirsten, 24.3 ov), 2-105 (Jacques Kallis, 36.5 ov), 3-258 (Herschelle Gibbs, 83.2 ov), 4-403 (Daryll Cullinan, 124.2 ov), 5-415 (Hansie Cronje, 129.3 ov), 6-420 (Jonty Rhodes, 133.1 ov), 7-440 (Mark Boucher, 147.4 ov), 8-489 (Lance Klusener, 162.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SB Doull2447703.2000
SB O'Connor2448913.7002
DJ Nash2577623.0402
DL Vettori541615342.8300
CZ Harris2206603.0001
NJ Astle1682111.3100
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
BA Young c †Boucher b Pollock214180014.28
MJ Horne lbw b Elworthy2736524075.00
RG Twose c Pollock b Elworthy521291023.80
NJ Astle  b Elworthy621442019043.05
GR Stead lbw b Elworthy33941135035.10
CZ Harris  b Adams411241674133.06
AC Parore c Rhodes b Adams1950743038.00
DJ Nash (c)c †Boucher b Adams2768964039.70
DL Vettori  b Pollock1646531034.78
SB Doull not out38334561115.15
SB O'Connor c Rhodes b Adams26100033.33
Extras(b 9, lb 7, nb 3)19
TOTAL(105.3 Ov, RR: 2.75, 434 Mts)291
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Bryan Young, 4.3 ov), 2-35 (Roger Twose, 11.2 ov), 3-35 (Matt Horne, 11.5 ov), 4-100 (Gary Stead, 39.5 ov), 5-152 (Nathan Astle, 60.6 ov), 6-196 (Adam Parore, 79.1 ov), 7-199 (Chris Harris, 81.1 ov), 8-233 (Daniel Vettori, 94.3 ov), 9-281 (Dion Nash, 103.3 ov), 10-291 (Shayne O'Connor, 105.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SM Pollock2585422.1601
S Elworthy2859343.3201
JH Kallis1975002.6300
L Klusener1171501.3601
PR Adams22.366342.8000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 16 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten not out1217301070.58
HH Gibbs run out (Horne/Vettori/Harris)02219000.00
JH Kallis  b Vettori4771057.14
DJ Cullinan not out032000.00
TOTAL(8.1 Ov, RR: 1.95, 30 Mts)16/2
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Herschelle Gibbs, 5.2 ov), 2-14 (Jacques Kallis, 7.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SB O'Connor4.10902.1600
DL Vettori40711.7500
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Player Of The Match
Steve Elworthy
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1452
Season1998/99
Match days18,19,20,21,22 March 1999 (5-day match)
Umpires
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
Billy Bowden
Match Referee
Alan Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 18 Mar - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 211/6 (CZ Harris 66*, AC Parore 0*, 90 ov)
Fri, 19 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 235/2 (HH Gibbs 115*, DJ Cullinan 56*, 75 ov)
Sat, 20 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 498/8 (SM Pollock 43*, S Elworthy 3*, 165 ov)
Sun, 21 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 217/7 (DJ Nash 4*, DL Vettori 12*, 89 ov)
Mon, 22 Mar - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 16/2 (8.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 16/2 (8.1 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • Lunch: New Zealand 74/3 (Astle 18*, Stead 20*; 28 overs)
  • Tea: New Zealand 145/4 (Astle 55*, Harris 19*; 59 overs)
  • New Zealand 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (8th over - S Elworthy's 4th over, called by umpire RS Dunne)
  • South Africa 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (66th over - DL Vettori's 18th over, called by umpire RS Dunne)
  • day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 217/7 (DJ Nash 4*, DL Vettori 12*, 89 ov)
Day 3
  • Lunch: South Africa 345/3 (Cullinan 115*, Cronje 43*; 106 overs)
  • Tea: South Africa 422/6 (Pollock 6*, Boucher 0*; 136 overs)
  • day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 498/8 (SM Pollock 43*, S Elworthy 3*, 165 ov)
Day 2
  • Lunch: South Africa 24/0 (Kirsten 11*, Gibbs 13*; 12 overs)
  • Tea: South Africa 123/2 (Gibbs 57*, Cullinan 7*; 42 overs)
  • day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 235/2 (HH Gibbs 115*, DJ Cullinan 56*, 75 ov)
Day 1
  • Lunch: New Zealand 50/2 (Twose 10*, Astle 15*; 29 overs)
  • Tea: New Zealand 113/4 (Stead 34*, Harris 15*; 57 overs)
  • day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 211/6 (CZ Harris 66*, AC Parore 0*, 90 ov)