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Scorecard Summary

WEST INDIES 304(124.1 OVERS)
1ST INNINGS

SOUTH AFRICA 332(127 OVERS)
1ST INNINGS

WEST INDIES 333/7d(117 OVERS)
2ND INNINGS

SOUTH AFRICA 142/2(69.3 OVERS)
2ND INNINGS

  • An Even Break

    Georgetown Stymied by an unco-operative pitch, the West Indies andSouth Africa could not produce a grand finale to the closely foughtfirst Cable & Wireless Test at the Bourda Ground yesterday

  • First Test a learning experience for both teams

    It was a pity that South Africa never really took up the challenge set by Carl Hooper's West Indies of trying to score that 306 in a minimum of 76 overs, an initial asking rate of about 4.02

  • All To Play For

    Georgetown After four days of measured, intense struggle, the WestIndies start the final day of the first Test today not only safe fromthe defeat they have endured in their last seven Tests butunmistakably showing that their aim is a stunnin

  • Honours shared as First Test ends in draw

    Herschelle Gibbs batted out the final session of the first Test betweenthe West Indies and South Africa at the Bourda on Tuesday to ensure anhonourable draw for the tourists as they finished the final day on 142-2chasing an unlikely target of 306

  • Gary Kirsten - professional, determined and dogged

    Professionalism, determination and plain doggedness - these words describe the Western Province opener Gary Kirsten, probably the hardest batsman in the South African team to get out