Result
3rd Test, Port Elizabeth, Jan 16-20 2020, ICC World Test Championship
499/9d
(f/o)
209 & 237 (88.5 ov)
England won by an innings and 53 runs
Player Of The Match
England
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Z Crawley c van der Dussen b Nortje441372035032.11
DP Sibley c Elgar b Rabada36951355037.89
JL Denly lbw b Maharaj251001203025.00
JE Root (c) b Rabada2746684058.69
BA Stokes c Elgar b Paterson12021427212256.07
OJ Pope not out13522638218159.73
JC Buttler c & b Maharaj11511006.66
SM Curran c Elgar b Maharaj4450606188.00
DM Bess c Malan b Maharaj110180010.00
MA Wood c Nortje b Maharaj42233625182.60
Extras(b 2, lb 14, nb 4, w 4)24
TOTAL(152 Ov, RR: 3.28, 655 Mts)499/9d
Did not bat: SCJ Broad 
Fall of wickets: 1-70 (Dom Sibley, 30.6 ov), 2-103 (Zak Crawley, 48.5 ov), 3-134 (Joe Denly, 61.4 ov), 4-148 (Joe Root, 64.5 ov), 5-351 (Ben Stokes, 123.2 ov), 6-354 (Jos Buttler, 126.2 ov), 7-413 (Sam Curran, 139.4 ov), 8-426 (Dom Bess, 143.2 ov), 9-499 (Mark Wood, 151.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
VD Philander1654102.5600
D Paterson2436212.5810
K Rabada2869723.4624
A Nortje2549713.8810
KA Maharaj581518053.1000
D Elgar10606.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Elgar c Pope b Bess3574946047.29
PJ Malan c & b Bess1832492056.25
Zubayr Hamza c Pope b Bess1014262071.42
A Nortje c Root b Stokes181361912013.23
F du Plessis (c)c Pope b Bess86820133.33
HE van der Dussen  b Bess2441733058.53
Q de Kock  b Curran631391669045.32
VD Philander  b Broad2761715044.26
KA Maharaj  b Broad039000.00
K Rabada c Wood b Broad18150012.50
D Paterson not out0610000.00
Extras(b 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(86.4 Ov, RR: 2.41, 360 Mts)209
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Pieter Malan, 11.6 ov), 2-60 (Zubayr Hamza, 17.3 ov), 3-63 (Dean Elgar, 21.6 ov), 4-71 (Faf du Plessis, 23.6 ov), 5-109 (Rassie van der Dussen, 41.3 ov), 6-154 (Anrich Nortje, 62.4 ov), 7-208 (Vernon Philander, 82.6 ov), 8-208 (Quinton de Kock, 83.5 ov), 9-208 (Keshav Maharaj, 84.3 ov), 10-209 (Kagiso Rabada, 86.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SCJ Broad13.463032.1900
SM Curran1123212.9000
DM Bess31125151.6400
MA Wood1143102.8110
JL Denly411002.5000
JE Root1142502.2700
BA Stokes512615.2000
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PJ Malan lbw b Root12791151015.18
D Elgar  b Wood1522343068.18
Zubayr Hamza c †Buttler b Wood212190016.66
F du Plessis (c)c Pope b Root361231446129.26
HE van der Dussen c Pope b Root1036361127.77
Q de Kock c Wood b Root326240011.53
VD Philander c Pope b Broad1347632027.65
KA Maharaj run out (Curran)7110614810366.98
K Rabada c Broad b Wood1624252166.66
A Nortje  b Bess519261026.31
D Paterson not out3940556097.50
Extras(b 12, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)15
TOTAL(88.5 Ov, RR: 2.66, 348 Mts)237
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Dean Elgar, 8.1 ov), 2-22 (Zubayr Hamza, 12.1 ov), 3-44 (Pieter Malan, 27.3 ov), 4-66 (Rassie van der Dussen, 39.3 ov), 5-74 (Quinton de Kock, 45.5 ov), 6-83 (Faf du Plessis, 51.4 ov), 7-102 (Vernon Philander, 62.3 ov), 8-128 (Kagiso Rabada, 70.1 ov), 9-138 (Anrich Nortje, 76.4 ov), 10-237 (Keshav Maharaj, 88.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
SCJ Broad1051411.4001
SM Curran604607.6600
MA Wood16.563231.9010
DM Bess22113611.6300
BA Stokes52901.8000
JE Root29138743.0000
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Test Championship 2019
Player Of The Match
Ollie Pope
Series resultEngland led the 4-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 2380
Season2019/20
Match days16,17,18,19,20 January 2020 (5-day match)
Test debut
Dane Paterson
Umpires
Rod Tucker
Bruce Oxenford
TV Umpire
Joel Wilson
Reserve Umpire
Allahudien Paleker
Match Referee
Andy Pycroft
PointsEngland 30, South Africa 0
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 16 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 224/4 (BA Stokes 38*, OJ Pope 39*, 90 ov)
Fri, 17 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 60/2 (D Elgar 32*, A Nortje 0*, 18 ov)
Sat, 18 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 208/6 (Q de Kock 63*, VD Philander 27*, 82 ov)
Sun, 19 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 102/6 (VD Philander 13*, KA Maharaj 5*, 62 ov)
Mon, 20 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 237 (88.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 145/9 in 78.0 overs (KA Maharaj 20, D Paterson 6)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 79.2 overs (477 balls), Extras 7
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 32 balls (KA Maharaj 27, D Paterson 17, Ex 8)
  • KA Maharaj: 50 off 90 balls (7 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 83.2 overs (501 balls), Extras 15
Day 4
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 209/10 in 86.4 overs (D Paterson 0)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Rain: South Africa - 15/0 in 6.5 overs (PJ Malan 1, D Elgar 13)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 15/0 in 6.5 overs (PJ Malan 1, D Elgar 13)
  • Rain: South Africa - 15/0 in 6.5 overs (PJ Malan 1, D Elgar 13)
  • Tea: South Africa - 44/3 in 27.3 overs (F du Plessis 12)
  • Over 27.3: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - PJ Malan (Struck down)
  • Over 27.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - HE van der Dussen (Struck down)
  • Over 30.2: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 31.1 overs (188 balls), Extras 5
  • Over 35.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - HE van der Dussen (Upheld)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 72/4 in 44.0 overs (F du Plessis 26, Q de Kock 2)
  • Over 51.4: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - F du Plessis (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 61.1 overs (368 balls), Extras 6
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 102/6 in 62.0 overs (VD Philander 13, KA Maharaj 5)
Day 3
  • Drinks: South Africa - 78/4 in 33.0 overs (A Nortje 2, HE van der Dussen 5)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 39.5 overs (239 balls), Extras 4
  • Rain: South Africa - 113/5 in 43.2 overs (A Nortje 14, Q de Kock 0)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 113/5 in 43.2 overs (A Nortje 14, Q de Kock 0)
  • Rain: South Africa - 113/5 in 43.2 overs (A Nortje 14, Q de Kock 0)
  • Tea: South Africa - 113/5 in 43.2 overs (A Nortje 14, Q de Kock 0)
  • Rain: South Africa - 113/5 in 43.2 overs (A Nortje 14, Q de Kock 0)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 56.2 overs (338 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 154/5 in 62.0 overs (A Nortje 18, Q de Kock 36)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 94 balls (8 x 4)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 73.6 overs (444 balls), Extras 5
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (Q de Kock 25, VD Philander 25, Ex 0)
  • New ball taken at 81.4 overs
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 208/6 in 82.0 overs (Q de Kock 63, VD Philander 27)
Day 2
  • Rain: England - 224/4 in 90.0 overs (BA Stokes 38, OJ Pope 39)
  • Wet Ground: England - 224/4 in 90.0 overs (BA Stokes 38, OJ Pope 39)
  • Rain: England - 224/4 in 90.0 overs (BA Stokes 38, OJ Pope 39)
  • Wet Ground: England - 224/4 in 90.0 overs (BA Stokes 38, OJ Pope 39)
  • BA Stokes: 50 off 102 balls (7 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 185 balls (BA Stokes 48, OJ Pope 49, Ex 3)
  • England: 250 runs in 95.5 overs (578 balls), Extras 15
  • OJ Pope: 50 off 93 balls (10 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 296/4 in 103.0 overs (BA Stokes 83, OJ Pope 62)
  • 5th Wicket: 150 runs in 234 balls (BA Stokes 81, OJ Pope 63, Ex 7)
  • England: 300 runs in 103.5 overs (626 balls), Extras 19
  • BA Stokes: 100 off 174 balls (10 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Over 113.4: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - OJ Pope (Upheld)
  • Lunch: England - 335/4 in 117.0 overs (BA Stokes 108, OJ Pope 75)
  • 5th Wicket: 200 runs in 338 balls (BA Stokes 114, OJ Pope 78, Ex 8)
  • England: 350 runs in 121.6 overs (735 balls), Extras 20
  • Drinks: England - 373/6 in 132.0 overs (OJ Pope 84, SM Curran 14)
  • England: 400 runs in 138.1 overs (832 balls), Extras 22
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (OJ Pope 13, SM Curran 35, Ex 2)
  • OJ Pope: 100 off 190 balls (14 x 4)
  • Tea: England - 426/8 in 143.2 overs (OJ Pope 106)
  • England: 450 runs in 147.3 overs (888 balls), Extras 23
  • 9th Wicket: 50 runs in 39 balls (OJ Pope 18, MA Wood 35, Ex 2)
  • Innings Break: England - 499/9 in 152.0 overs (OJ Pope 135)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.3 overs (69 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (D Elgar 32, PJ Malan 18, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 50/1 in 12.0 overs (D Elgar 32)
  • Rain: South Africa - 60/2 in 18.0 overs (D Elgar 32, A Nortje 0)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 60/2 in 18.0 overs (D Elgar 32, A Nortje 0)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 30/0 in 14.0 overs (Z Crawley 11, DP Sibley 13)
  • England: 50 runs in 19.2 overs (117 balls), Extras 11
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 117 balls (Z Crawley 18, DP Sibley 21, Ex 11)
  • Lunch: England - 61/0 in 27.0 overs (Z Crawley 20, DP Sibley 30)
  • Drinks: England - 95/1 in 44.0 overs (Z Crawley 37, JL Denly 11)
  • England: 100 runs in 48.2 overs (291 balls), Extras 11
  • Tea: England - 117/2 in 58.0 overs (JL Denly 13, JE Root 13)
  • Over 61.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - JL Denly (Upheld)
  • Over 63.2: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - BA Stokes (Struck down - Umpires Call)
  • Over 65.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - BA Stokes (Struck down)
  • England: 150 runs in 65.6 overs (398 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: England - 174/4 in 73.0 overs (BA Stokes 17, OJ Pope 11)
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • England: 200 runs in 80.5 overs (488 balls), Extras 14
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 97 balls (BA Stokes 21, OJ Pope 29, Ex 2)
  • Over 81.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - BA Stokes (Struck down)
  • End Of Day: England - 224/4 in 90.0 overs (BA Stokes 38, OJ Pope 39)