2nd Test, Durban, Dec 26-30 1994, New Zealand tour of South Africa
185 & 192
(45.4 ov, target 152)
226 & 153/2
South Africa won by 8 wickets
Player Of The Match
South Africa
New Zealand 1st Innings
BA Young  b Jack217220011.76
DJ Murray c †Richardson b de Villiers381021612037.25
SP Fleming c Jack b de Villiers414160028.57
MD Crowe c de Villiers b Jack1870902025.71
KR Rutherford (c)c Commins b de Villiers0612000.00
SA Thomson c Kirsten b de Villiers8213520511260.74
AC Parore c Kirsten b McMillan522321022.72
MN Hart c Cronje b McMillan517241029.41
SB Doull c †Richardson b McMillan053000.00
DK Morrison not out24931405025.80
C Pringle c Kirsten b de Villiers01414000.00
Extras(lb 4, nb 3)7
TOTAL(82 Ov, RR: 2.25)185
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Bryan Young), 2-19 (Stephen Fleming), 3-62 (Martin Crowe), 4-65 (Ken Rutherford), 5-66 (Darrin Murray), 6-102 (Adam Parore), 7-114 (Matthew Hart), 8-114 (Simon Doull), 9-180 (Shane Thomson), 10-185 (Chris Pringle)
PS de Villiers2476452.6600
SD Jack1673222.0000
CR Matthews19113701.9400
BM McMillan1984032.1000
WJ Cronje41802.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
AC Hudson c Young b Morrison814152057.14
G Kirsten c †Parore b Doull2950824058.00
JB Commins c Hart b Doull301111593027.02
DJ Cullinan lbw b Doull3475965045.33
WJ Cronje (c)c Thomson b Morrison1949682038.77
JN Rhodes c Fleming b Hart11215008.33
BM McMillan  b Doull1741781041.46
DJ Richardson not out39941523041.48
CR Matthews c †Parore b Morrison730350023.33
SD Jack c Crowe b Morrison022000.00
PS de Villiers c Fleming b Doull2855622050.90
Extras(lb 6, nb 8)14
TOTAL(86.5 Ov, RR: 2.6)226
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Andrew Hudson), 2-61 (Gary Kirsten), 3-110 (Daryll Cullinan), 4-111 (John Commins), 5-122 (Jonty Rhodes), 6-141 (Hansie Cronje), 7-168 (Brian McMillan), 8-182 (Craig Matthews), 9-182 (Steven Jack), 10-226 (Fanie de Villiers)
DK Morrison2547042.8000
SB Doull29.597352.4400
C Pringle1552301.5300
MN Hart1725413.1700
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BA Young c Cullinan b McMillan512383393021.42
DJ Murray lbw b de Villiers01519000.00
KR Rutherford (c)c Commins b McMillan611140054.54
MD Crowe c †Richardson b McMillan1024410041.66
SP Fleming c †Richardson b Jack311051663029.52
SA Thomson  b Cronje35681007051.47
AC Parore run out (Cronje)11728005.88
MN Hart c †Richardson b Kirsten628281021.42
SB Doull c †Richardson b de Villiers1930472063.33
DK Morrison c McMillan b de Villiers1257671021.05
C Pringle not out615231040.00
Extras(lb 11, nb 4)15
TOTAL(100.2 Ov, RR: 1.91)192
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Darrin Murray), 2-11 (Ken Rutherford), 3-28 (Martin Crowe), 4-81 (Stephen Fleming), 5-144 (Bryan Young), 6-144 (Shane Thomson), 7-153 (Adam Parore), 8-153 (Matthew Hart), 9-179 (Simon Doull), 10-192 (Danny Morrison)
PS de Villiers31.2105631.7800
SD Jack1534513.0002
CR Matthews1231701.4100
BM McMillan3085331.7602
WJ Cronje1061011.0000
G Kirsten22010.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 152 runs)
AC Hudson c †Parore b Doull623350026.08
G Kirsten not out661171909056.41
JB Commins c Young b Hart451081215041.66
DJ Cullinan not out2528311189.28
Extras(lb 9, nb 2)11
TOTAL(45.4 Ov, RR: 3.35)153/2
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Andrew Hudson), 2-117 (John Commins)
SB Doull1552611.7300
DK Morrison1515603.7301
MN Hart13.425213.8000
SA Thomson211005.0001
Kingsmead, Durban
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Fanie de Villiers
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 1280
Match days26,27,28,29,30 December 1994 (5-day match)
Test debut
John Commins
Steven Jack
Khizer Hayat
Cyril Mitchley
TV Umpire
David Orchard
Match Referee
Peter Burge
Mon, 26 Dec - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 130/8 (SA Thomson 53*, DK Morrison 0*)
Tue, 27 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 122/5 (WJ Cronje 10*, BM McMillan 0*)
Wed, 28 Dec - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 48/3 (BA Young 18*, SP Fleming 10*)
Thu, 29 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 41/1 (G Kirsten 19*, JB Commins 10*)
Fri, 30 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 153/2 (45.4 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • With his 4th run, Crowe became the top NZ rungetter, surpassing Wright (5334 runs).
  • Young took 333 mins to get to his 50. Only Trevor "Barnacle" Bailey (357 mins in 1958-59) and Chris "Rowdy" Tavare (350 mins in 1982) have taken longer to get to the half century mark in a Test.
Day 3
  • Bad light stopped play just after 5.00pm local time.
Day 2
  • Richardson-de Villiers put on 44 runs for the 10th wkt.
  • Bad light stopped play just after 5.00pm local time.
Day 1
  • Thomson-Morrison put on 66 runs for the 9th wkt.
  • Bad light stopped play just before Tea.
  • ~71 overs have been lost due to bad light.