1st Test, Lord's, Jul 21-24 1994, South Africa tour of England
357 & 278/8d
(45.5 ov, target 456)
180 & 99
South Africa won by 356 runs
Player Of The Match
South Africa
South Africa 1st Innings
AC Hudson c Gooch b Gough632421018.75
G Kirsten c DeFreitas b Hick7214520612049.65
WJ Cronje c Crawley b Fraser718271038.88
KC Wessels (c)c †Rhodes b Gough10521729515048.38
PN Kirsten c †Rhodes b Gough839361020.51
JN Rhodes  b White32791063040.50
BM McMillan c †Rhodes b Fraser29761314038.15
DJ Richardson lbw b Gough2635373074.28
CR Matthews  b White41365460113.88
PS de Villiers c †Rhodes b Fraser831401025.80
AA Donald not out514170035.71
Extras(lb 9, nb 9)18
TOTAL(118.5 Ov, RR: 3.0)357
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)
PAJ DeFreitas1856703.7200
D Gough2867642.7105
IDK Salisbury2526802.7200
ARC Fraser24.577232.8904
GA Hick1052212.2000
C White1324323.3000
England 1st Innings
MA Atherton (c)c Wessels b Donald2064892031.25
AJ Stewart  b Donald12111320109.09
JP Crawley c Hudson b de Villiers916292056.25
GA Hick c †Richardson b de Villiers38881347043.18
GA Gooch lbw b de Villiers2039451051.28
C White c †Richardson b Donald10631011015.87
SJ Rhodes  b McMillan1527341055.55
IDK Salisbury not out638590015.78
PAJ DeFreitas c Wessels b Donald2010940200.00
D Gough c & b Donald1215182080.00
ARC Fraser run out3770042.85
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 8)15
TOTAL(61.3 Ov, RR: 2.92)180
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)
AA Donald19.357453.7907
PS de Villiers1652831.7501
CR Matthews1664602.8700
BM McMillan1012512.5000
South Africa 2nd Innings
G Kirsten st †Rhodes b Hick441261708034.92
AC Hudson lbw b Fraser34110075.00
WJ Cronje c Fraser b Gough3267996047.76
KC Wessels (c)c Crawley b Salisbury281081145025.92
PN Kirsten  b Gough421291635032.55
JN Rhodes  b Gough32681023147.05
BM McMillan not out3965984060.00
DJ Richardson c †Rhodes b Fraser324340012.50
CR Matthews  b Gough2538645065.78
Extras(b 8, lb 10, nb 12)30
TOTAL(102.3 Ov, RR: 2.71)278/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Andrew Hudson), 2-73 (Hansie Cronje), 3-101 (Gary Kirsten), 4-141 (Kepler Wessels), 5-208 (Jonty Rhodes), 6-209 (Peter Kirsten), 7-220 (David Richardson), 8-278 (Craig Matthews)
ARC Fraser2356222.6908
D Gough19.354642.3506
PAJ DeFreitas1434303.0700
GA Hick24143811.5800
IDK Salisbury1945312.7800
C White301806.0000
England 2nd Innings (target: 456 runs)
MA Atherton (c)c McMillan b de Villiers837490021.62
AJ Stewart c †Richardson b Matthews27821432032.92
JP Crawley c Hudson b McMillan724400029.16
GA Hick lbw b McMillan117920157.14
GA Gooch lbw b Donald2851644054.90
C White c Wessels b Matthews011000.00
SJ Rhodes not out1443722032.55
PAJ DeFreitas c G Kirsten b Matthews1650016.66
D Gough retired hurt0614000.00
IDK Salisbury lbw b Donald053000.00
ARC Fraser lbw b McMillan11421007.14
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(45.5 Ov, RR: 2.16)99
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Mike Atherton), 2-29 (John Crawley), 3-45 (Graeme Hick), 4-74 (Alec Stewart), 5-74 (Craig White), 6-82 (Graham Gooch), 7-85 (Phil DeFreitas), 7-86* (Darren Gough, retired not out ), 8-88 (Ian Salisbury), 9-99 (Angus Fraser)
AA Donald1252922.4101
PS de Villiers1242612.1600
CR Matthews1462531.7800
BM McMillan6.521632.3400
WJ Cronje10101.0000
Lord's, London
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Player Of The Match
Kepler Wessels
Series resultSouth Africa led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1263
Match days21,22,23,24 July 1994 (5-day match)
Test debut
John Crawley
Dickie Bird
Steve Randell
TV Umpire
Mervyn Kitchen
Match Referee
Peter Burge
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
Day 4
  • GA Gooch (when 5*) overtook IVA Richards to become Test cricket's 4th most prolific scorer.
  • D Gough retired hurt at 86/7
  • Atherton was fined 2000 pounds by chairman of selectors Illingworth for rubbing dirt on the ball while in the field, then allegedly lying about the matter to referee Burge afterwards.
  • Atendance: 103,198 Receipts: 2,253,275 pounds sterling