Result
4th Test, Nottingham, Jul 23-27 1998, South Africa tour of England
374 & 208
(87 ov, target 247)
336 & 247/2
England won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten  b Gough721431033.33
GFJ Liebenberg c †Stewart b Gough1340341032.50
JH Kallis c †Stewart b Flintoff471031564045.63
DJ Cullinan c Ramprakash b Fraser3053623056.60
WJ Cronje (c)c Hick b Fraser12621228916159.43
JN Rhodes lbw b Fraser2444633054.54
SM Pollock c †Stewart b Fraser5071906070.42
MV Boucher lbw b Fraser4691066.66
S Elworthy c Ramprakash b Gough4852727092.30
AA Donald not out425420016.00
PR Adams c Hick b Gough046000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 3, nb 9)21
TOTAL(103.2 Ov, RR: 3.61)374
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Gerhardus Liebenberg, 8.5 ov), 2-26 (Gary Kirsten, 10.4 ov), 3-68 (Daryll Cullinan, 26.2 ov), 4-147 (Jacques Kallis, 45.4 ov), 5-196 (Jonty Rhodes, 60.6 ov), 6-292 (Shaun Pollock, 84.1 ov), 7-302 (Mark Boucher, 86.1 ov), 8-325 (Hansie Cronje, 94.2 ov), 9-374 (Steve Elworthy, 101.4 ov), 10-374 (Paul Adams, 103.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
D Gough30.2411643.8204
DG Cork1726503.8202
ARC Fraser2676052.3006
A Flintoff1725213.0500
IDK Salisbury915706.3300
MA Butcher411203.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Butcher lbw b Donald7514119512053.19
MA Atherton c †Boucher b Donald581571877036.94
N Hussain lbw b Elworthy2252794042.30
AJ Stewart (c) †c Kirsten b Kallis1942584045.23
MR Ramprakash not out672052707032.68
IDK Salisbury  b Donald23771022029.87
GA Hick  b Donald617241035.29
A Flintoff c †Boucher b Kallis1737473045.94
DG Cork c †Boucher b Pollock629361020.68
D Gough c †Boucher b Donald213150015.38
ARC Fraser lbw b Pollock714281050.00
Extras(b 7, lb 13, nb 13, w 1)34
TOTAL(127.5 Ov, RR: 2.62)336
Fall of wickets: 1-145 (Mike Atherton, 47.5 ov), 2-150 (Mark Butcher, 49.1 ov), 3-191 (Alec Stewart, 62.2 ov), 4-199 (Nasser Hussain, 65.2 ov), 5-244 (Ian Salisbury, 91.2 ov), 6-254 (Graeme Hick, 97.1 ov), 7-285 (Andrew Flintoff, 109.1 ov), 8-302 (Dominic Cork, 117.3 ov), 9-307 (Darren Gough, 120.5 ov), 10-336 (Angus Fraser, 127.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AA Donald33810953.3000
SM Pollock35.5127522.0909
S Elworthy2284111.8602
JH Kallis2896022.1415
PR Adams923103.4401
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Kirsten lbw b Fraser631530019.35
GFJ Liebenberg lbw b Gough042000.00
JH Kallis c †Stewart b Cork1133442033.33
DJ Cullinan c Ramprakash b Fraser561051428053.33
WJ Cronje (c)c †Stewart b Cork671682478039.88
JN Rhodes c †Stewart b Cork28100025.00
SM Pollock c †Stewart b Cork710221070.00
MV Boucher c Hussain b Fraser3565855053.84
S Elworthy lbw b Fraser1019161052.63
AA Donald not out741610175.00
PR Adams c †Stewart b Fraser1780014.28
Extras(b 1, lb 4, w 1)6
TOTAL(75.3 Ov, RR: 2.75)208
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Gerhardus Liebenberg, 0.6 ov), 2-17 (Jacques Kallis, 10.4 ov), 3-21 (Gary Kirsten, 11.4 ov), 4-119 (Daryll Cullinan, 43.6 ov), 5-122 (Jonty Rhodes, 46.4 ov), 6-136 (Shaun Pollock, 50.5 ov), 7-189 (Hansie Cronje, 70.1 ov), 8-193 (Mark Boucher, 71.6 ov), 9-200 (Steve Elworthy, 73.5 ov), 10-208 (Paul Adams, 75.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
D Gough1645613.5001
ARC Fraser28.366252.1700
DG Cork2046043.0000
A Flintoff611602.6600
IDK Salisbury52901.8000
England 2nd Innings (target: 247 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
MA Butcher c †Boucher b Pollock2250684044.00
MA Atherton not out9827735314035.37
N Hussain c Kallis b Donald581702385034.11
AJ Stewart (c) †not out45344590132.35
Extras(b 2, lb 11, nb 9, w 2)24
TOTAL(87 Ov, RR: 2.83)247/2
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Mark Butcher, 17.1 ov), 2-192 (Nasser Hussain, 75.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AA Donald2385612.4300
SM Pollock2637913.0318
PR Adams1242301.9100
JH Kallis1352602.0010
S Elworthy913804.2200
WJ Cronje411203.0001
MATCH DETAILS
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Player Of The Match
Angus Fraser
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1421
Season1998
Match days23,24,25,26,27 July 1998 (5-day match)
Test debut
Andrew Flintoff
Steve Elworthy
Umpires
Mervyn Kitchen
Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
Ray Julian
Match Referee
Ahmed Ebrahim
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 23 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 302/7 (WJ Cronje 113*, S Elworthy 0*)
Fri, 24 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 202/4 (MR Ramprakash 4*, IDK Salisbury 1*)
Sat, 25 Jul - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 92/3 (DJ Cullinan 41*, WJ Cronje 32*)
Sun, 26 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 108/1 (MA Atherton 43*, N Hussain 28*)
Mon, 27 Jul - day 5 - England 2nd innings 247/2 (87 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • South Africa 1st innings: 1x5 ball over (DG Cork's 4th over)