5th Test, Centurion, Jan 15-18 1999, West Indies tour of South Africa
313 & 399/5d
(75.2 ov, target 569)
144 & 217
South Africa won by 351 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa 1st Innings
G Kirsten c †Jacobs b Walsh022000.00
HH Gibbs c Reifer b Walsh211230018.18
JH Kallis c Chanderpaul b Hooper831812727145.85
DJ Cullinan c Wallace b McLean981420112.50
WJ Cronje (c)c †Jacobs b Dillon2546605054.34
JN Rhodes c King b Dillon2432374075.00
SM Pollock c Lara b Walsh1317203076.47
MV Boucher c Lara b Walsh10018320816054.64
L Klusener c †Jacobs b Walsh1236582033.33
AA Donald not out1236601033.33
PR Adams c †Jacobs b Walsh724271029.16
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 19)26
TOTAL(92.5 Ov, RR: 3.37)313
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Gary Kirsten, 0.2 ov), 2-5 (Herschelle Gibbs, 4.3 ov), 3-18 (Daryll Cullinan, 7.1 ov), 4-65 (Hansie Cronje, 19.3 ov), 5-98 (Jonty Rhodes, 27.6 ov), 6-123 (Shaun Pollock, 32.2 ov), 7-215 (Jacques Kallis, 65.4 ov), 8-270 (Lance Klusener, 80.3 ov), 9-302 (Mark Boucher, 86.3 ov), 10-313 (Paul Adams, 92.5 ov)
CA Walsh24.568063.2208
NAM McLean1817113.9406
RD King1115004.5405
M Dillon1726223.6400
CL Hooper1752711.5800
S Chanderpaul511603.2000
West Indies 1st Innings
PA Wallace  b Donald411131036.36
D Ganga c Kallis b Pollock067000.00
S Chanderpaul c Donald b Klusener381141696033.33
BC Lara (c)c Kallis b Donald687712014088.31
CL Hooper  b Klusener817232047.05
FL Reifer c Rhodes b Pollock0712000.00
RD Jacobs not out833531024.24
NAM McLean c Cronje b Donald810162080.00
M Dillon c Adams b Donald038000.00
RD King lbw b Donald023000.00
CA Walsh lbw b Kallis210180020.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 7)8
TOTAL(47.1 Ov, RR: 3.05)144
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Daren Ganga, 1.5 ov), 2-5 (Philo Wallace, 2.5 ov), 3-102 (Brian Lara, 30.1 ov), 4-122 (Carl Hooper, 34.5 ov), 5-125 (Floyd Reifer, 37.2 ov), 6-126 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 38.2 ov), 7-140 (Nixon McLean, 41.4 ov), 8-140 (Mervyn Dillon, 43.1 ov), 9-140 (Reon King, 43.3 ov), 10-144 (Courtney Walsh, 47.1 ov)
AA Donald1344953.7600
SM Pollock1424122.9207
L Klusener1332722.0700
JH Kallis7.112613.6200
South Africa 2nd Innings
G Kirsten c Ganga b Hooper13430544815043.93
HH Gibbs c Wallace b Hooper51991239051.51
JH Kallis c †Jacobs b Hooper27811071033.33
DJ Cullinan c Ganga b Dillon47101057.14
WJ Cronje (c)c Ganga b McLean581051217155.23
JN Rhodes not out1039510486108.42
SM Pollock not out313210023.07
Extras(b 3, lb 2, nb 13, w 1)19
TOTAL(115.2 Ov, RR: 3.45)399/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-82 (Herschelle Gibbs, 27.6 ov), 2-140 (Jacques Kallis, 55.6 ov), 3-149 (Daryll Cullinan, 58.5 ov), 4-256 (Hansie Cronje, 91.4 ov), 5-371 (Gary Kirsten, 111.1 ov)
CA Walsh7.34600.8000
NAM McLean23.338913.7806
RD King1718004.7006
M Dillon2307913.4301
CL Hooper36.2411733.2210
S Chanderpaul812302.8700
West Indies 2nd Innings (target: 569 runs)
PA Wallace c †Boucher b Donald44310100.00
D Ganga c Rhodes b Pollock952751017.30
S Chanderpaul c Cronje b Kallis43911227047.25
BC Lara (c)lbw b Adams1471932019.71
CL Hooper lbw b Klusener1033482030.30
FL Reifer c Kallis b Adams625330024.00
RD Jacobs c †Boucher b Kallis789211312184.78
NAM McLean  b Adams3345545173.33
M Dillon  b Cullinan521151023.80
RD King not out22223009.09
CA Walsh  b Adams049000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 8)13
TOTAL(75.2 Ov, RR: 2.88)217
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Philo Wallace, 0.4 ov), 2-46 (Daren Ganga, 17.3 ov), 3-68 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 29.5 ov), 4-86 (Brian Lara, 40.3 ov), 5-86 (Carl Hooper, 41.3 ov), 6-117 (Floyd Reifer, 48.5 ov), 7-198 (Nixon McLean, 63.1 ov), 8-209 (Mervyn Dillon, 68.3 ov), 9-216 (Ridley Jacobs, 72.6 ov), 10-217 (Courtney Walsh, 75.2 ov)
AA Donald20814.0000
SM Pollock1653812.3706
L Klusener1645013.1202
PR Adams21.266443.0000
WJ Cronje53801.6000
JH Kallis851221.5000
DJ Cullinan713214.5700
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossWest Indies , elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Hansie Cronje
Allan Donald
Jonty Rhodes
Daryll Cullinan
Gary Kirsten
Shaun Pollock
Jacques Kallis
Paul Adams
Lance Klusener
Herschelle Gibbs
Mark Boucher
Player Of The Series
Jacques Kallis
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 5-0
Match numberTest no. 1441
Match days15,16,17,18 January 1999 (5-day match)
Test debut
Reon King
Rudi Koertzen
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
David Orchard
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
Fri, 15 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 311/9 (AA Donald 11*, PR Adams 6*, 90 ov)
Sat, 16 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 100/1 (G Kirsten 37*, JH Kallis 5*, 37 ov)
Sun, 17 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 18/1 (D Ganga 4*, S Chanderpaul 8*, 10 ov)
Mon, 18 Jan - day 4 - West Indies 2nd innings 217 (75.2 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • Ridley Jacobs (78) scores his highest test score
  • Ridley Jacobs (317) passes Brian Lara (310) as the top West Indies scorer in the series
  • Largest defeat, by runs, of any West Indies team
  • The 1st time the West Indies have lost a 5 match series 5-0
Day 3
  • Courtney Walsh is ruled out of the rest of the match with a strained hamstring - replaced by Raul Lewis on the field
  • Gary Kirsten scores his 8th Test century, 2nd with B. Mitchell and 1 behind A.D Nourse
  • Jacques Kallis joins some greats in scoring 450 runs and taking 15 wickets in a 5 match test series
  • Jonty Rhodes scores 2,000 Test runs and his 3rd Test century which is the fastest Test century in South African cricket off 95 balls
  • Paid attendance 17,500 (capacity crowd)
Day 2
  • Allan Donald takes his 17th 5 wicket haul in an innings
  • Courtney Walsh leaves the field with a suspected hamstring injury
  • Nixon McLean completes the over
  • Paid attendance 14,305
Day 1
  • Gary Kirsten plays his 50th consecutive Test
  • Mark Boucher scores his maiden Test century
  • Courtney Walsh takes his 16th 5 wicket haul in an innings
  • Reifer drops Klusener (10) in the slips
  • Paid attendance 6,890