1st ODI (D/N), Cape Town, Jan 9 1996, England tour of South Africa
(49.5/50 ov, target 212)
South Africa won by 6 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa Innings (50 overs maximum)
G Kirsten lbw b Cork812112066.66
DJ Richardson c †Stewart b Martin1128470039.28
BM McMillan c †Stewart b Martin49100044.44
DJ Cullinan c †Stewart b Reeve1733443051.51
JN Rhodes c †Stewart b White1632430050.00
WJ Cronje (c)run out (Thorpe)2444520054.54
JH Kallis c Thorpe b White3865753058.46
SM Pollock not out66667560100.00
CR Matthews c Reeve b Cork1019331052.63
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 6, w 4)17
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.22)211/8
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Gary Kirsten), 2-20 (Brian McMillan), 3-44 (David Richardson), 4-57 (Daryll Cullinan), 5-77 (Jonty Rhodes), 6-107 (Hansie Cronje), 7-152 (Jacques Kallis), 8-211 (Craig Matthews)
DG Cork1005125.10---00
PJ Martin1013423.40---00
D Gough903904.33---00
DA Reeve914014.44---00
C White1013123.10---00
NMK Smith20904.50---00
England Innings (target: 212 runs from 50 overs)
MA Atherton (c) b Donald3556686062.50
AJ Stewart lbw b Donald2340592057.50
GA Hick lbw b Donald21183330116.66
GP Thorpe c Matthews b McMillan62961452064.58
NH Fairbrother c Adams b Pollock2840612070.00
C White c & b Pollock5760071.42
DA Reeve c †Richardson b Matthews2440050.00
DG Cork run out (Donald)712121058.33
NMK Smith c McMillan b Pollock36100050.00
D Gough  b Pollock318240016.66
PJ Martin not out4670066.66
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 4)12
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 4.11)205
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Alec Stewart), 2-64 (Mike Atherton), 3-95 (Graeme Hick), 4-155 (Neil Fairbrother), 5-161 (Craig White), 6-166 (Dermot Reeve), 7-177 (Dominic Cork), 8-189 (Neil Smith), 9-199 (Graham Thorpe), 10-205 (Darren Gough)
CR Matthews1013913.90---00
SM Pollock9.503443.45---00
AA Donald1003833.80---00
BM McMillan1003813.80---00
PR Adams201809.00---00
WJ Cronje501803.60---00
JH Kallis301404.66---00
Newlands, Cape Town
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Shaun Pollock
Series resultSouth Africa led the 7-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 1033
Match days9 January 1996 - day/night match (50-over match)
ODI debut
Jacques Kallis
Shaun Pollock
Paul Adams
Neil Smith
Karl Liebenberg
David Orchard
TV Umpire
Robert Brooks
Match Referee
Cammie Smith
Cronje run out trying for 3rd run. Sent back by Kallis and run out by Thorpe's throw from the boundary.
  • 8th wicket partnership is record for SA in ODI's.