3rd Test, Cape Town, Jan 2-6 1995, New Zealand tour of South Africa
288 & 239
(31.2 ov, target 88)
440 & 89/3
South Africa won by 7 wickets
Player Of The Match
South Africa
New Zealand 1st Innings
BA Young lbw b McMillan451311815034.35
DJ Murray c Kirsten b McMillan545640011.11
AC Parore run out22200100.00
MD Crowe c †Richardson b Jack1850593036.00
KR Rutherford (c)c Kirsten b McMillan561381749040.57
SA Thomson  b McMillan086000.00
SP Fleming  b Jack7916021611049.37
MN Hart c †Richardson b Jack24911234026.37
SB Doull c Cronje b Jack610101060.00
DK Morrison not out03052000.00
C Pringle  b de Villiers3039474076.92
Extras(lb 13, nb 10)23
TOTAL(114.5 Ov, RR: 2.5)288
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Darrin Murray), 2-19 (Adam Parore), 3-61 (Martin Crowe), 4-95 (Bryan Young), 5-96 (Shane Thomson), 6-179 (Ken Rutherford), 7-245 (Stephen Fleming), 8-255 (Simon Doull), 9-255 (Matthew Hart), 10-288 (Chris Pringle)
PS de Villiers28.579013.1200
SD Jack2776942.5500
BM McMillan2656542.5000
WJ Cronje53801.6000
CE Eksteen26103601.3800
G Kirsten20703.5000
South Africa 1st Innings
G Kirsten  b Thomson641311879048.85
PJR Steyn lbw b Thomson381261618030.15
JB Commins c Rutherford b Hart27961161028.12
DJ Cullinan c Young b Thomson515130033.33
WJ Cronje (c)c Pringle b Hart11223528810147.65
JN Rhodes  b Doull1844651040.90
BM McMillan lbw b Pringle1853751033.96
DJ Richardson c Crowe b Doull1092063037052.91
CE Eksteen  b Hart221511731014.56
SD Jack c Murray b Morrison732420021.87
PS de Villiers not out110160010.00
Extras(b 7, lb 3, nb 8, w 1)19
TOTAL(181.2 Ov, RR: 2.42)440
Fall of wickets: 1-106 (Rudi Steyn), 2-119 (Gary Kirsten), 3-125 (Daryll Cullinan), 4-161 (John Commins), 5-225 (Jonty Rhodes), 6-271 (Brian McMillan), 7-325 (Hansie Cronje), 8-410 (Clive Eksteen), 9-429 (Steven Jack), 10-440 (David Richardson)
DK Morrison34710012.9400
SB Doull34.2125521.6000
C Pringle2856912.4600
MN Hart54814132.6100
SA Thomson3176532.0900
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BA Young c Kirsten b McMillan511942785026.28
DJ Murray lbw b de Villiers322340013.63
AC Parore c Eksteen b de Villiers3464755053.12
MD Crowe c †Richardson b McMillan532360015.62
KR Rutherford (c)lbw b McMillan2643874060.46
SA Thomson run out16861141018.60
SP Fleming c †Richardson b de Villiers531181786044.91
MN Hart c de Villiers b Jack734541020.58
SB Doull c Rhodes b de Villiers2536502169.44
DK Morrison lbw b de Villiers11213008.33
C Pringle not out026000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 6, w 1)18
TOTAL(111.1 Ov, RR: 2.14)239
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Darrin Murray), 2-63 (Adam Parore), 3-73 (Martin Crowe), 4-115 (Ken Rutherford), 5-131 (Bryan Young), 6-154 (Shane Thomson), 7-173 (Matthew Hart), 8-224 (Simon Doull), 9-230 (Danny Morrison), 10-239 (Stephen Fleming)
PS de Villiers28.196152.1600
SD Jack1975012.6300
BM McMillan2595232.0800
WJ Cronje731502.1400
CE Eksteen31164601.4800
G Kirsten10404.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 88 runs)
G Kirsten lbw b Hart2558602143.10
PJR Steyn c Doull b Thomson1248540025.00
JB Commins not out1047471021.27
DJ Cullinan hit wicket b Hart28242430116.66
WJ Cronje (c)not out14141620100.00
TOTAL(31.2 Ov, RR: 2.84)89/3
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Rudi Steyn), 2-37 (Gary Kirsten), 3-69 (Daryll Cullinan)
DK Morrison41501.2500
MN Hart15.225123.3200
SA Thomson1233312.7500
Newlands, Cape Town
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
David Richardson
Player Of The Series
David Richardson
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1282
Match days2,3,4,5,6 January 1995 (5-day match)
Test debut
Rudi Steyn
Barry Lambson
Match Referee
Peter Burge
Mon, 02 Jan - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 211/6 (SP Fleming 58*, MN Hart 8*)
Tue, 03 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 152/3 (JB Commins 22*, WJ Cronje 11*)
Wed, 04 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 381/7 (DJ Richardson 70*, CE Eksteen 10*)
Thu, 05 Jan - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 121/4 (BA Young 42*, SA Thomson 1*)
Fri, 06 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 89/3 (31.2 ov) - end of match
Day 1
  • Match started late due to overnight rain. 15 overs bowled before lunch.