1st Test, Centurion, Nov 16-20 1995, England tour of South Africa
(143 ov)
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
England 1st Innings
MA Atherton (c)c Donald b Pollock7826033910030.00
AJ Stewart c Matthews b Schultz622351027.27
MR Ramprakash c †Richardson b Donald919300047.36
GP Thorpe c †Richardson b Pollock1329482044.82
GA Hick lbw b Pollock14127740325050.90
RA Smith  b McMillan43811226153.08
RC Russell not out5011915310042.01
DG Cork c Matthews b McMillan1324343054.16
D Gough  b McMillan0912000.00
RK Illingworth  b Donald054000.00
ARC Fraser not out420351020.00
Extras(lb 16, nb 7, w 1)24
TOTAL(143 Ov, RR: 2.66)381/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Alec Stewart), 2-36 (Mark Ramprakash), 3-64 (Graham Thorpe), 4-206 (Mike Atherton), 5-290 (Robin Smith), 6-320 (Graeme Hick), 7-350 (Dominic Cork), 8-358 (Darren Gough), 9-359 (Richard Illingworth)
AA Donald33109222.7810
BN Schultz1654712.9300
CR Matthews30136302.1000
SM Pollock2979833.3705
BM McMillan25105032.0002
WJ Cronje851401.7500
G Kirsten21100.5000
South Africa Team
Andrew Hudson  
Gary Kirsten  
Hansie Cronje (c) 
Daryll Cullinan  
Jonty Rhodes  
Brian McMillan  
David Richardson  Wicketkeeper
Shaun Pollock  Allrounder
Craig Matthews  
Allan Donald  
Brett Schultz  
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Graeme Hick
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1312
Match days16,17,18,19,20 November 1995 (5-day match)
Test debut
Shaun Pollock
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
Cyril Mitchley
TV Umpire
David Orchard
Match Referee
Sir Clive Lloyd
Thu, 16 Nov - day 1 - England 1st innings 221/4 (GA Hick 105*, RA Smith 1*)
Fri, 17 Nov - day 2 - England 1st innings 381/9 (RC Russell 50*, ARC Fraser 4*, 143 ov)
Sat, 18 Nov - day 3 - no play
Sun, 19 Nov - day 4 - no play
Mon, 20 Nov - day 5 - no play
Day 2
  • Tea delayed (9 wickets down), then taken as play suspended for bad light
  • No play after tea (rain).
Day 1
  • Hick 100 170b 125 min 20x4
  • Bad light stopped the play, remaining overs (5.3) will be bowled on Day 2 in addition to the scheduled 90 overs.