Result
2nd Test, Cape Town, Jan 2-6 2016, England tour of South Africa
(65 ov)
629/6d & 159/6
627/7d
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
England
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook (c)c Morris b Rabada2749784055.10
AD Hales c de Villiers b Morkel6014019010042.85
NRD Compton c Bavuma b Rabada451051615142.85
JE Root c †de Kock b Morris50791135063.29
JWA Taylor c †de Kock b Rabada013000.00
BA Stokes run out (de Villiers)2581983383011130.30
JM Bairstow not out15019128118278.53
MM Ali not out00300-
Extras(b 12, lb 6, nb 8, w 13)39
TOTAL(125.5 Ov, RR: 4.99, 582 Mts)629/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Sir Alastair Cook, 16.3 ov), 2-129 (Alex Hales, 43.5 ov), 3-167 (Nick Compton, 55.2 ov), 4-167 (James Taylor, 55.3 ov), 5-223 (Joe Root, 67.5 ov), 6-622 (Ben Stokes, 125.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Morkel29511413.9311
CH Morris28315015.3500
K Rabada29.5217535.8647
DL Piedt25511204.4800
S van Zyl1004304.3000
D Elgar401704.2500
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Elgar c Compton b Stokes44711076161.97
S van Zyl run out (Compton/†Bairstow)412111033.33
HM Amla (c) b Broad20147770727042.13
AB de Villiers c Anderson b Finn8821129812141.70
F du Plessis c Stokes b Anderson8621631711039.81
T Bavuma not out10214821216068.91
Q de Kock c Anderson b Broad510170050.00
CH Morris c Root b Finn6911117610062.16
K Rabada not out210150020.00
Extras(b 4, lb 9, w 13)26
TOTAL(211 Ov, RR: 2.97, 929 Mts)627/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Stiaan van Zyl, 2.3 ov), 2-85 (Dean Elgar, 24.5 ov), 3-268 (AB de Villiers, 93.3 ov), 4-439 (Hashim Amla, 163.6 ov), 5-439 (Faf du Plessis, 164.3 ov), 6-449 (Quinton de Kock, 167.3 ov), 7-616 (Chris Morris, 207.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson35127712.2000
SCJ Broad3489422.7620
MM Ali521415502.9800
ST Finn39513223.3820
JE Root2045402.7030
BA Stokes28410013.5740
AD Hales31200.6600
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AN Cook (c)c †de Kock b Rabada827351029.62
AD Hales c Morris b Morkel526440019.23
NRD Compton c du Plessis b Piedt15601072025.00
JE Root  b Morris29295050100.00
JWA Taylor c Bavuma b Piedt27841121132.14
BA Stokes c Morkel b Piedt2634484076.47
JM Bairstow not out3075922040.00
MM Ali not out1060840016.66
Extras(lb 4, nb 5)9
TOTAL(65 Ov, RR: 2.44, 281 Mts)159/6
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Sir Alastair Cook, 7.2 ov), 2-19 (Alex Hales, 8.6 ov), 3-55 (Joe Root, 17.1 ov), 4-85 (Nick Compton, 30.3 ov), 5-115 (Ben Stokes, 40.6 ov), 6-116 (James Taylor, 42.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Morkel1672611.6203
K Rabada1325714.3802
CH Morris1242412.0000
DL Piedt1883832.1100
D Elgar621001.6600
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Ben Stokes
Series resultEngland led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2197
Season2015/16
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days2,3,4,5,6 January 2016 (5-day match)
Test debut
Chris Morris
Umpires
Bruce Oxenford
Aleem Dar
TV Umpire
Rod Tucker
Reserve Umpire
Shaun George
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 02 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 317/5 (BA Stokes 74*, JM Bairstow 39*, 87 ov)
Sun, 03 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 141/2 (HM Amla 64*, AB de Villiers 25*, 43 ov)
Mon, 04 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 353/3 (HM Amla 157*, F du Plessis 51*, 130 ov)
Tue, 05 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 16/0 (AN Cook 8*, AD Hales 5*, 6 ov)
Wed, 06 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 159/6 (65 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Over 7.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - NRD Compton (Struck down)
  • England: 50 runs in 15.2 overs (97 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 55/3 in 17.1 overs (NRD Compton 8)
  • Lunch: England - 87/4 in 32.0 overs (JWA Taylor 23, BA Stokes 2)
  • England: 100 runs in 35.6 overs (221 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 122/6 in 45.0 overs (JM Bairstow 3, MM Ali 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 54.5 overs (334 balls), Extras 9
  • Tea: England - 155/6 in 59.0 overs (JM Bairstow 26, MM Ali 10)
  • Bad Light: England - 159/6 in 65.0 overs (JM Bairstow 30, MM Ali 10)
Day 4
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 242 balls (HM Amla 40, F du Plessis 57, Ex 3)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 384/3 in 144.0 overs (HM Amla 178, F du Plessis 61)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 149.1 overs (895 balls), Extras 11
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 149.2 overs (896 balls), Extras 11
  • 4th Wicket: 150 runs in 378 balls (HM Amla 67, F du Plessis 79, Ex 5)
  • HM Amla: 200 off 461 balls (27 x 4)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 428/3 in 160.0 overs (HM Amla 200, F du Plessis 81)
  • New ball taken at 160.1 overs
  • South Africa: 450 runs in 167.5 overs (1007 balls), Extras 17
  • Drinks: South Africa - 471/6 in 171.0 overs (T Bavuma 12, CH Morris 10)
  • South Africa: 500 runs in 175.3 overs (1053 balls), Extras 21
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 48 balls (T Bavuma 27, CH Morris 20, Ex 4)
  • T Bavuma: 50 off 52 balls (11 x 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 525/6 in 184.0 overs (T Bavuma 52, CH Morris 24)
  • Over 186.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - CH Morris (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 550 runs in 188.4 overs (1132 balls), Extras 21
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 127 balls (T Bavuma 64, CH Morris 33, Ex 4)
  • CH Morris: 50 off 86 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 592/6 in 202.0 overs (T Bavuma 87, CH Morris 56)
  • South Africa: 600 runs in 205.1 overs (1231 balls), Extras 25
  • 7th Wicket: 150 runs in 226 balls (T Bavuma 84, CH Morris 60, Ex 8)
  • T Bavuma: 100 off 141 balls (16 x 4)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 627/7 in 211.0 overs (T Bavuma 102, K Rabada 2)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 16/0 in 6.0 overs (AN Cook 8, AD Hales 5)
Day 3
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 44.2 overs (266 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 161/2 in 56.0 overs (HM Amla 72, AB de Villiers 37)
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 116 balls (8 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 246 balls (HM Amla 50, AB de Villiers 52, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 199/2 in 72.0 overs (HM Amla 91, AB de Villiers 56)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 72.1 overs (433 balls), Extras 4
  • HM Amla: 100 off 214 balls (16 x 4)
  • Reviews used before 80 overs: South Africa 2 (1 successful, 0 unsuccessful); England 2 (0 successful, 0 unsuccessful)
  • 3rd Wicket: 150 runs in 339 balls (HM Amla 76, AB de Villiers 72, Ex 2)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 86.2 overs (518 balls), Extras 6
  • Drinks: South Africa - 254/2 in 87.0 overs (HM Amla 119, AB de Villiers 81)
  • Over 88.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Upheld)
  • Tea: South Africa - 290/3 in 97.0 overs (HM Amla 132, F du Plessis 15)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 103.1 overs (619 balls), Extras 7
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (HM Amla 22, F du Plessis 26, Ex 2)
  • HM Amla: 150 off 310 balls (21 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 326/3 in 115.0 overs (HM Amla 152, F du Plessis 30)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 326/3 in 115.0 overs (HM Amla 152, F du Plessis 30)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 127.1 overs (763 balls), Extras 9
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 104 balls (6 x 4)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 353/3 in 130.0 overs (HM Amla 157, F du Plessis 51)
  • Day 3 Attendance - 17,558
Day 2
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 120 balls (BA Stokes 58, JM Bairstow 40, Ex 5)
  • England: 350 runs in 90.1 overs (545 balls), Extras 22
  • BA Stokes: 100 off 105 balls (16 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • JM Bairstow: 50 off 69 balls (7 x 4)
  • 6th Wicket: 150 runs in 148 balls (BA Stokes 95, JM Bairstow 50, Ex 5)
  • England: 400 runs in 97.6 overs (592 balls), Extras 23
  • Drinks: England - 420/5 in 100.0 overs (BA Stokes 146, JM Bairstow 65)
  • BA Stokes: 150 off 135 balls (22 x 4, 3 x 6)
  • 6th Wicket: 200 runs in 195 balls (BA Stokes 128, JM Bairstow 66, Ex 10)
  • England: 450 runs in 103.4 overs (627 balls), Extras 28
  • 6th Wicket: 250 runs in 225 balls (BA Stokes 157, JM Bairstow 81, Ex 13)
  • England: 500 runs in 108.6 overs (662 balls), Extras 32
  • BA Stokes: 200 off 163 balls (26 x 4, 7 x 6)
  • Lunch: England - 513/5 in 112.0 overs (BA Stokes 204, JM Bairstow 95)
  • 6th Wicket: 300 runs in 284 balls (BA Stokes 191, JM Bairstow 95, Ex 17)
  • JM Bairstow: 100 off 161 balls (12 x 4)
  • England: 550 runs in 120.1 overs (729 balls), Extras 34
  • Over 121.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - JM Bairstow (Struck down)
  • 6th Wicket: 350 runs in 329 balls (BA Stokes 218, JM Bairstow 111, Ex 22)
  • England: 600 runs in 123.4 overs (750 balls), Extras 39
  • Drinks: England - 610/5 in 125.0 overs (BA Stokes 246, JM Bairstow 143)
  • BA Stokes: 250 off 196 balls (30 x 4, 10 x 6)
  • Innings Break: England - 629/6 in 125.5 overs (JM Bairstow 150, MM Ali 0)
  • JM Bairstow: 150 off 191 balls (18 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Over 7.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - D Elgar (Upheld)
  • Tea: South Africa - 24/1 in 9.0 overs (D Elgar 8, HM Amla 10)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 14.3 overs (87 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 87 balls (D Elgar 28, HM Amla 25, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 90/2 in 26.0 overs (HM Amla 38, AB de Villiers 0)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 28.1 overs (169 balls), Extras 4
  • HM Amla: 50 off 110 balls (7 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 106 balls (HM Amla 26, AB de Villiers 25, Ex 1)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 141/2 in 43.0 overs (HM Amla 64, AB de Villiers 25)
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 49/0 in 14.0 overs (AN Cook 21, AD Hales 27)
  • England: 50 runs in 14.4 overs (89 balls), Extras 1
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 89 balls (AN Cook 24, AD Hales 27, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: England - 76/1 in 27.0 overs (AD Hales 38, NRD Compton 3)
  • AD Hales: 50 off 96 balls (9 x 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 30.3 overs (186 balls), Extras 9
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 91 balls (AD Hales 25, NRD Compton 16, Ex 10)
  • Drinks: England - 128/1 in 43.0 overs (AD Hales 60, NRD Compton 30)
  • England: 150 runs in 47.6 overs (292 balls), Extras 12
  • Tea: England - 167/3 in 55.2 overs (JE Root 23)
  • Over 61.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - BNJ Oxenford, Batsman - BA Stokes (Struck down)
  • England: 200 runs in 63.4 overs (386 balls), Extras 17
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 69 balls (JE Root 22, BA Stokes 23, Ex 5)
  • JE Root: 50 off 78 balls (5 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 224/5 in 69.0 overs (BA Stokes 25, JM Bairstow 0)
  • England: 250 runs in 75.2 overs (456 balls), Extras 21
  • Reviews used before 80 overs: England 2 (0 successful, 0 unsuccessful); South Africa 1 (0 successful, 1 unsuccessful)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (BA Stokes 22, JM Bairstow 26, Ex 4)
  • BA Stokes: 50 off 70 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • England: 300 runs in 82.5 overs (501 balls), Extras 21
  • End Of Day: England - 317/5 in 87.0 overs (BA Stokes 74, JM Bairstow 39)
  • Attendance - 20,195