Result
2nd Test, Cape Town, Jan 3-7 2020, ICC World Test Championship
269 & 391/8d
(137.4 ov, target 438)
223 & 248
England won by 189 runs
Player Of The Match
England
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Z Crawley c †de Kock b Philander415120026.66
DP Sibley c †de Kock b Rabada34761077044.73
JL Denly  b Maharaj381301895029.23
JE Root (c)c †de Kock b Nortje3549625071.42
BA Stokes c Elgar b Nortje47771086161.03
OJ Pope not out611441997042.36
JC Buttler c †de Kock b Pretorius29273741107.40
SM Curran  b Pretorius913152069.23
DM Bess c †de Kock b Philander015000.00
SCJ Broad  b Rabada1390033.33
JM Anderson c van der Dussen b Rabada417540023.52
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)7
TOTAL(91.5 Ov, RR: 2.92, 399 Mts)269
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Zak Crawley, 2.6 ov), 2-63 (Dom Sibley, 24.5 ov), 3-105 (Joe Root, 40.5 ov), 4-127 (Joe Denly, 47.3 ov), 5-185 (Ben Stokes, 66.3 ov), 6-221 (Jos Buttler, 74.6 ov), 7-231 (Sam Curran, 78.6 ov), 8-231 (Dom Bess, 80.1 ov), 9-234 (Stuart Broad, 81.6 ov), 10-269 (James Anderson, 91.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
VD Philander1634622.8700
K Rabada19.536833.4201
A Nortje1825623.1110
KA Maharaj2766812.5100
D Pretorius1152622.3600
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Elgar c Root b Bess8818025510048.88
PJ Malan c Root b Broad517291029.41
Zubayr Hamza c Stokes b Broad512141041.66
F du Plessis (c)c Stokes b Anderson11418007.14
HE van der Dussen c Stokes b Curran681872497036.36
Q de Kock c Anderson b Curran2026392076.92
VD Philander not out1758790029.31
D Pretorius c Stokes b Anderson48181050.00
KA Maharaj c Sibley b Anderson416210025.00
K Rabada c †Buttler b Anderson011000.00
A Nortje c Stokes b Anderson416201025.00
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 1)7
TOTAL(89 Ov, RR: 2.5, 373 Mts)223
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Pieter Malan, 7.1 ov), 2-38 (Zubayr Hamza, 9.5 ov), 3-40 (Faf du Plessis, 13.5 ov), 4-157 (Dean Elgar, 62.4 ov), 5-191 (Quinton de Kock, 71.2 ov), 6-200 (Rassie van der Dussen, 75.6 ov), 7-207 (Dwaine Pretorius, 80.4 ov), 8-215 (Keshav Maharaj, 84.4 ov), 9-215 (Kagiso Rabada, 84.5 ov), 10-223 (Anrich Nortje, 88.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1964052.1000
SCJ Broad1863822.1101
SM Curran1333923.0000
DM Bess2736212.2900
BA Stokes903403.7700
JE Root31401.3300
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Z Crawley c †de Kock b Rabada2535505071.42
DP Sibley not out13331149719142.76
JL Denly c Pretorius b Nortje311111433027.92
JE Root (c)c du Plessis b Pretorius61981547062.24
DM Bess c †de Kock b Nortje089000.00
BA Stokes c van der Dussen b Maharaj72477573153.19
OJ Pope  b Rabada3880037.50
JC Buttler c †de Kock b Nortje23182402127.77
SM Curran c Zubayr Hamza b Maharaj1315172086.66
SCJ Broad not out815191053.33
Extras(b 18, lb 3, w 1)22
TOTAL(111 Ov, RR: 3.52, 497 Mts)391/8d
Did not bat: JM Anderson 
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Zak Crawley, 10.5 ov), 2-101 (Joe Denly, 43.5 ov), 3-217 (Joe Root, 77.4 ov), 4-218 (Dom Bess, 78.6 ov), 5-310 (Ben Stokes, 96.1 ov), 6-315 (Ollie Pope, 97.5 ov), 7-356 (Jos Buttler, 103.1 ov), 8-375 (Sam Curran, 106.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
K Rabada2036923.4500
VD Philander1472401.7100
A Nortje1826133.3810
D Pretorius1645613.5000
KA Maharaj43916023.7200
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 438 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PJ Malan c Stokes b Curran842883693029.16
D Elgar c †Buttler b Denly34781162043.58
Zubayr Hamza c †Buttler b Anderson18591041030.50
KA Maharaj lbw b Anderson217240011.76
F du Plessis (c)c Denly b Bess1957793033.33
HE van der Dussen c Anderson b Broad171401942012.14
Q de Kock c Crawley b Denly501071297046.72
VD Philander c Pope b Stokes851712015.68
D Pretorius c Root b Stokes02230000.00
A Nortje c Crawley b Stokes013000.00
K Rabada not out311160027.27
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 5, w 2)13
TOTAL(137.4 Ov, RR: 1.8, 565 Mts)248
Fall of wickets: 1-71 (Dean Elgar, 28.6 ov), 2-123 (Zubayr Hamza, 54.2 ov), 3-129 (Keshav Maharaj, 58.5 ov), 4-164 (Faf du Plessis, 76.2 ov), 5-171 (Pieter Malan, 86.5 ov), 6-237 (Quinton de Kock, 120.4 ov), 7-237 (Rassie van der Dussen, 125.5 ov), 8-241 (Dwaine Pretorius, 133.3 ov), 9-241 (Anrich Nortje, 133.4 ov), 10-248 (Vernon Philander, 137.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson1892321.2700
SCJ Broad2383711.6000
DM Bess33145711.7200
SM Curran1643712.3111
JL Denly1844222.3300
JE Root601101.8300
BA Stokes23.483531.4714
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Test Championship 2019
Player Of The Match
Ben Stokes
Series result4-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 2379
Season2019/20
Match days3,4,5,6,7 January 2020 (5-day match)
Test debut
Pieter Malan
Umpires
Kumar Dharmasena
Paul Reiffel
TV Umpire
Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
Allahudien Paleker
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
PointsEngland 30, South Africa 0
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 03 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 262/9 (OJ Pope 56*, JM Anderson 3*, 89 ov)
Sat, 04 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 215/8 (VD Philander 13*, 84.4 ov)
Sun, 05 Jan - day 3 - England 2nd innings 218/4 (DP Sibley 85*, 79 ov)
Mon, 06 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 126/2 (PJ Malan 63*, KA Maharaj 2*, 56 ov)
Tue, 07 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 248 (137.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 146/3 in 69.0 overs (PJ Malan 71, F du Plessis 10)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 71.4 overs (435 balls), Extras 13
  • New ball taken after 80 overs
  • Lunch: South Africa - 170/4 in 83.0 overs (PJ Malan 83, HE van der Dussen 1)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 189/5 in 98.0 overs (HE van der Dussen 10, Q de Kock 9)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 102.3 overs (620 balls), Extras 13
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 162 balls (HE van der Dussen 16, Q de Kock 34, Ex 0)
  • Tea: South Africa - 225/5 in 115.0 overs (HE van der Dussen 17, Q de Kock 38)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 103 balls (7 x 4)
  • Over 120.6: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - VD Philander (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 241/7 in 131.0 overs (VD Philander 4, D Pretorius 0)
Day 4
  • New ball taken after 85 overs
  • England: 250 runs in 87.3 overs (525 balls), Extras 16
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (DP Sibley 5, BA Stokes 45, Ex 0)
  • BA Stokes: 50 off 34 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • DP Sibley: 100 off 269 balls (16 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 292/4 in 94.0 overs (DP Sibley 104, BA Stokes 55)
  • England: 300 runs in 94.3 overs (567 balls), Extras 16
  • England: 350 runs in 101.5 overs (611 balls), Extras 18
  • Lunch: England - 375/7 in 106.0 overs (DP Sibley 125, SM Curran 13)
  • Innings Break: England - 391/8 in 111.0 overs (DP Sibley 133, SCJ Broad 8)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Over 1.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - PJ Malan (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 27/0 in 11.0 overs (PJ Malan 14, D Elgar 13)
  • Tea: South Africa - 46/0 in 22.0 overs (PJ Malan 23, D Elgar 21)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 22.5 overs (138 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 138 balls (PJ Malan 24, D Elgar 24, Ex 2)
  • Over 28.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - D Elgar (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 40.6 overs (248 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: South Africa - 100/1 in 41.0 overs (PJ Malan 46, Zubayr Hamza 12)
  • PJ Malan: 50 off 144 balls (2 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 138 balls (PJ Malan 28, Zubayr Hamza 17, Ex 6)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 126/2 in 56.0 overs (PJ Malan 63, KA Maharaj 2)
Day 3
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 223/10 in 89.0 overs (VD Philander 17)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Drinks: England - 27/0 in 10.0 overs (Z Crawley 25, DP Sibley 2)
  • England: 50 runs in 16.1 overs (97 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: England - 52/1 in 19.0 overs (DP Sibley 18, JL Denly 9)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 134 balls (DP Sibley 30, JL Denly 20, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: England - 81/1 in 35.0 overs (DP Sibley 35, JL Denly 21)
  • England: 100 runs in 43.1 overs (259 balls), Extras 2
  • Tea: England - 109/2 in 47.0 overs (DP Sibley 44, JE Root 7)
  • DP Sibley: 50 off 140 balls (8 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 58.2 overs (350 balls), Extras 10
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 87 balls (DP Sibley 22, JE Root 21, Ex 8)
  • Drinks: England - 171/2 in 65.0 overs (DP Sibley 70, JE Root 35)
  • England: 200 runs in 73.2 overs (440 balls), Extras 14
  • JE Root: 50 off 81 balls (7 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 177 balls (DP Sibley 39, JE Root 51, Ex 12)
  • End Of Day: England - 218/4 in 79.0 overs (DP Sibley 85)
  • Over 78.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - DM Bess (Upheld)
Day 2
  • Innings Break: England - 269/10 in 91.5 overs (OJ Pope 61)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 38/2 in 9.5 overs (D Elgar 24)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 16.2 overs (98 balls), Extras 4
  • Over 19.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - HE van der Dussen (Upheld)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 60/3 in 22.0 overs (D Elgar 35, HE van der Dussen 10)
  • D Elgar: 50 off 79 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (D Elgar 30, HE van der Dussen 19, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 31.3 overs (190 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 115/3 in 36.0 overs (D Elgar 61, HE van der Dussen 37)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 222 balls (D Elgar 52, HE van der Dussen 46, Ex 2)
  • Tea: South Africa - 141/3 in 52.0 overs (D Elgar 77, HE van der Dussen 46)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 55.5 overs (336 balls), Extras 7
  • HE van der Dussen: 50 off 131 balls (5 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 185/4 in 70.0 overs (HE van der Dussen 64, Q de Kock 15)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 75.5 overs (456 balls), Extras 7
  • New ball taken after 80 overs
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 215/8 in 84.4 overs (VD Philander 13)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 40/1 in 14.0 overs (DP Sibley 24, JL Denly 12)
  • England: 50 runs in 19.4 overs (118 balls), Extras 0
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 116 balls (DP Sibley 28, JL Denly 21, Ex 4)
  • Lunch: England - 67/2 in 28.0 overs (JL Denly 21, JE Root 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 37.6 overs (228 balls), Extras 4
  • England: 100 runs in 38.3 overs (231 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: England - 110/3 in 43.0 overs (JL Denly 31, BA Stokes 1)
  • Tea: England - 149/4 in 57.0 overs (BA Stokes 28, OJ Pope 5)
  • England: 150 runs in 57.5 overs (347 balls), Extras 5
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (BA Stokes 30, OJ Pope 20, Ex 0)
  • Over 65.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - OJ Pope (Struck down - Umpires Call)
  • England: 200 runs in 69.1 overs (415 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 214/5 in 73.0 overs (OJ Pope 29, JC Buttler 22)
  • New ball taken after overs
  • England: 250 runs in 84.6 overs (510 balls), Extras 5
  • OJ Pope: 50 off 121 balls (6 x 4)
  • End Of Day: England - 262/9 in 89.0 overs (OJ Pope 56, JM Anderson 3)