Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Gooch b Gough
    6
    32
    42
    1
    0
    18.75
    c DeFreitas b Hick
    72
    145
    206
    12
    0
    49.65
    c Crawley b Fraser
    7
    18
    27
    1
    0
    38.88
    c †Rhodes b Gough
    105
    217
    295
    15
    0
    48.38
    c †Rhodes b Gough
    8
    39
    36
    1
    0
    20.51
    b White
    32
    79
    106
    3
    0
    40.50
    c †Rhodes b Fraser
    29
    76
    131
    4
    0
    38.15
    lbw b Gough
    26
    35
    37
    3
    0
    74.28
    b White
    41
    36
    54
    6
    0
    113.88
    c †Rhodes b Fraser
    8
    31
    40
    1
    0
    25.80
    not out
    5
    14
    17
    0
    0
    35.71
    Extras
    18 (lb 9, nb 9)
    TOTAL
    357 all out (118.5 Overs, RR: 3.0)
    Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Andrew Hudson, 9.6 ov), 2-35 (Hansie Cronje, 15.3 ov), 3-141 (Gary Kirsten, 48.5 ov), 4-164 (Peter Kirsten, 59.6 ov), 5-239 (Jonty Rhodes, 85.5 ov), 6-241 (Kepler Wessels, 88.5 ov), 7-281 (David Richardson, 97.6 ov), 8-334 (Craig Matthews, 109.4 ov), 9-348 (Brian McMillan, 114.4 ov), 10-357 (Fanie de Villiers, 118.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    PAJ DeFreitas1856703.7200
    D Gough2867642.7105
    IDK Salisbury2526802.7200
    ARC Fraser24.577232.8904
    GA Hick1052212.2000
    C White1324323.3000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Wessels b Donald
    20
    64
    89
    2
    0
    31.25
    b Donald
    12
    11
    13
    2
    0
    109.09
    c Hudson b de Villiers
    9
    16
    29
    2
    0
    56.25
    c †Richardson b de Villiers
    38
    88
    134
    7
    0
    43.18
    lbw b de Villiers
    20
    39
    45
    1
    0
    51.28
    c †Richardson b Donald
    10
    63
    101
    1
    0
    15.87
    b McMillan
    15
    27
    34
    1
    0
    55.55
    not out
    6
    38
    59
    0
    0
    15.78
    c Wessels b Donald
    20
    10
    9
    4
    0
    200.00
    c & b Donald
    12
    15
    18
    2
    0
    80.00
    run out
    3
    7
    7
    0
    0
    42.85
    Extras
    15 (b 2, lb 5, nb 8)
    TOTAL
    180 all out (61.3 Overs, RR: 2.92)
    Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Alec Stewart, 2.6 ov), 2-41 (John Crawley, 9.3 ov), 3-68 (Mike Atherton, 19.1 ov), 4-107 (Graham Gooch, 29.6 ov), 5-119 (Graeme Hick, 39.5 ov), 6-136 (Steve Rhodes, 48.1 ov), 7-141 (Craig White, 53.2 ov), 8-161 (Phil DeFreitas, 55.3 ov), 9-176 (Darren Gough, 59.6 ov), 10-180 (Angus Fraser, 61.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    AA Donald19.357453.7907
    PS de Villiers1652831.7501
    CR Matthews1664602.8700
    BM McMillan1012512.5000

Close of Play

  • Thu, 21 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 244/6 (BM McMillan 2*, DJ Richardson 1*)
  • Fri, 22 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 141/7 (IDK Salisbury 3*)
  • Sat, 23 Jul - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 195/4 (PN Kirsten 40*, JN Rhodes 23*)
  • Sun, 24 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 99 (45.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Telling off the toffs

    Fanie de Villiers on the time he red-carded the egg-and-bacon-tie brigade

  • The dirt in the pocket affair

    It seems extraordinary to recall now, given all the seismic scandals that have clawed away at the integrity of cricket over the past decade, but at the start of the 1990s, there was no issue more emotive than ball-tampering