2nd Test, Centurion, November 26 - 28, 2008, Bangladesh tour of South Africa

South Africa won by an innings and 48 runs

Player Of The Match
Player Of The Series
221 runs
Bangladesh 1st Innings
South Africa 1st Innings
Bangladesh 2nd Innings
Match Flow
Bangladesh 1st Innings 
c †Boucher b Morkel3167975046.26
c Smith b Ntini639610015.38
c McKenzie b Ntini6714419511046.52
c & b Morkel19130011.11
c Kallis b Ntini320300015.00
c Smith b Morkel1532562046.87
b Morkel30272960111.11
c de Villiers b Zondeki65861179275.58
c Kallis b Ntini12111720109.09
c †Boucher b Steyn47101057.14
not out 12859003.57
Extras(lb 3, nb 12)15
TOTAL76.2 Ov (RR: 3.27, 346 Mins)250
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Imrul Kayes, 14.4 ov), 2-54 (Tamim Iqbal, 22.2 ov), 3-57 (Mohammad Ashraful, 24.6 ov), 4-71 (Mehrab Hossain jnr, 32.2 ov), 5-122 (Raqibul Hasan, 44.3 ov), 6-159 (Shakib Al Hasan, 50.6 ov), 7-166 (Zunaed Siddique, 58.2 ov), 8-186 (Mashrafe Mortaza, 62.1 ov), 9-194 (Shahadat Hossain, 64.2 ov), 10-250 (Mushfiqur Rahim, 76.2 ov)
64.2 to Shahadat Hossain, gone! Another one down. Just one wicket to go. Fine little snick through to Boucher.. 194/9
14.4 to Imrul Kayes, And Ntini gets the first breakthrough, short and straightish, Kayes gets a outside edge and the ball goes straight to the safe hands off Smith.. 25/1
32.2 to Mehrab Hossain jnr, got him! Excellent delivery angling across the left-hander, so typical of Ntini. He was squared up, following the delivery and edging it straight to Kallis at second slip. 71/4
58.2 to Junaid Siddique, McKenie takes a great catch at gully after Siddique goes for one too many cut-shot. A good innings comes to an end.. 166/7
62.1 to Mashrafe Mortaza, and another one gone. Ntini just pitches it up a bit, the movement off the pitch does the rest and Kallis takes a good low-catch at second slip.. 186/8
76.2 to Mushfiqur Rahim, Rahim goes for the big pull-shot again, gets a bit of a top edge and De Villiers runs in from square leg and takes a good diving catch to finally end this innings.. 250/10
22.2 to Tamim Iqbal, gets the fine little snick through to Boucher. Well bowled.. 54/2
24.6 to Mohammad Ashraful, just chipped back to Morkel, just a bit too quick on that shot. Morkel makes no mistake this time and the goes the skipper of Bangladesh.. 57/3
44.3 to Raqibul Hasan, gone! Morkel gets his third, this time the edge flies straight to Smith at first slip and Boucher not diving in front of him again. Well bowled young lad.. 122/5
50.6 to Shakib Al Hasan, and the noball earlier in the over gives him the chance to save this over. Full again, but not that wide, Shakib goes for the cover drive and drags it onto his stumps. Morkel now has four wickets.. 159/6
South Africa 1st Innings 
lbw b Mahbubul Alam2745684060.00
c Raqibul Hasan b Mashrafe Mortaza0710000.00
c Imrul Kayes b Shakib Al Hasan7114018510050.71
b Shakib Al Hasan24721082033.33
not out 16222333323272.64
st †Mushfiqur Rahim b Shakib Al Hasan022000.00
c Raqibul Hasan b Shakib Al Hasan11719027416061.57
b Shakib Al Hasan012000.00
c †Mushfiqur Rahim b Shakib Al Hasan022000.00
c Mohammad Ashraful b Shahadat Hossain025000.00
b Shahadat Hossain11525006.66
Extras(lb 17, nb 8, w 2)27
TOTAL115.2 Ov (RR: 3.71, 511 Mins)429
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Neil McKenzie, 2.2 ov), 2-47 (Graeme Smith, 15.2 ov), 3-112 (Jacques Kallis, 40.2 ov), 4-134 (Hashim Amla, 44.4 ov), 5-134 (AB de Villiers, 44.6 ov), 6-405 (Mark Boucher, 108.3 ov), 7-405 (Morne Morkel, 108.4 ov), 8-405 (Monde Zondeki, 108.6 ov), 9-412 (Makhaya Ntini, 109.5 ov), 10-429 (Dale Steyn, 115.2 ov)
2.2 to ND McKenzie, gone! Bangladesh gets the early breakthrough. McKenzie gets a thick edge to backward point who makes a fumble but takes it the third time around.. 3/1
15.2 to GC Smith, the skipper walks. Old habbit of his, going across the line of the ball, the sheer amout of inswing jst caused him to miss and that was hitting middle at the top. Excellent ball but an old technical problem for Smith sticks out it's head again.. 47/2
40.2 to JH Kallis, straight through the gate and uproots off-stump. A struggling Kallis goes back to the cloaks.. 112/3
44.4 to HM Amla, Amla goes for the forward defence, ball hits the pads and goes on to flick the bat and the ball goes to short cover. Easy catch taken. Huge appeals from the Bangladeshi's, for LBW and the catch, but Amla takes a walk before the umpire even lifts a finger, so that must've been bat.. 134/4
44.6 to AB de Villiers, De Villiers goes down the track on his second ball and as if a replay from the first test he is stumped. Silly silly little boy. That was really very stupid from De Villiers.. 134/5
108.3 to MV Boucher, short and straight, Boucher pushes at the ball and is caught at short-cover. A very good fighting knock comes to an end.. 405/6
108.4 to M Morkel, first ball! Short and straightish, Morkel gets an inside edge onto his pads and the ball bounces into his off-stump.. 405/7
108.6 to M Zondeki, and gone! Unlucky for Shakib, just missing the hat-trick. Same delivery as the previous one, this time just a bit more bounce and the ball just flicks the gloves on the way through to the keeper. 3 wickets in four deliveries.. 405/8
109.5 to M Ntini, Ntini punches the ball with a whole lot of bottom-hand and scoops it up to Ashraful at mid-off. South Africa collapsing here.. 412/9
115.2 to DW Steyn, attempted pull, gets the inside edge and hits the stumps.. 429/10
Bangladesh 2nd Innings 
c McKenzie b Morkel2045672044.44
c Smith b Ntini512141041.66
c Amla b Kallis1621382076.19
run out (Steyn)2129373072.41
run out (Amla)0410000.00
run out (Prince)2862816045.16
c Ntini b Morkel25120040.00
b Ntini416330025.00
not out 23213840109.52
c de Villiers b Zondeki014000.00
c †Boucher b Zondeki1690016.66
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 2, w 1)11
TOTAL36.4 Ov (RR: 3.57, 175 Mins)131
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Imrul Kayes, 3.5 ov), 2-37 (Zunaed Siddique, 12.2 ov), 3-47 (Tamim Iqbal, 15.2 ov), 4-57 (Mehrab Hossain jnr, 17.2 ov), 5-68 (Mohammad Ashraful, 19.2 ov), 6-77 (Shakib Al Hasan, 21.5 ov), 7-95 (Mushfiqur Rahim, 29.1 ov), 8-126 (Raqibul Hasan, 33.6 ov), 9-127 (Shahadat Hossain, 34.4 ov), 10-131 (Mahbubul Alam, 36.4 ov)
3.5 to Imrul Kayes, short and just outside off, gets the edge straight to Smith at first slip and he makes no mistake. That will be lunch. Please join us again after lunch for the rest of the day's play.. 8/1
29.1 to Mushfiqur Rahim, what a ball! Just leaves the ball outside off and Ntini swings the ball enough to uproot off-stump. What a sight for a fast-bowler.. 95/7
12.2 to Junaid Siddique, and finally the intimidation pays off, another short and straight one, bouncy, hits the gloves and flies away to point, easy catch.. 37/2
15.2 to Tamim Iqbal, gone! Wat a catch! Shortish and wide and takes a swing at it, cuts it backward of point, McKenzie takes a dive to his right and grabs with one hand. Excellent catch there .. 47/3
21.5 to Shakib Al Hasan, quite a shocking delivery gets a wicket, short and very wide, takes a slash at it and goes out to the deep backward point fence where Ntini takes a good catch diving forward.. 77/6
34.4 to Shahadat Hossain, short and straight, just guides it to third slip actually. De Villiers makes no mistake.. 127/9
36.4 to Mahbubul Alam, and the fine little edge carrying through to Boucher ends it all. Game, set,match and series for that mater.. 131/10
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Wed, 26 Nov - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 20/1 (Graeme Smith 15*, Hashim Amla 5*, 7 ov)
Thu, 27 Nov - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 357/5 (Ashwell Prince 115*, Mark Boucher 102*, 97 ov)
Fri, 28 Nov - day 3 - Bangladesh 2nd innings 131 (36.4 ov) - end of match
Day 1
Day 2
Day 3
  • South Africa 6th wicket partnership Prince/Boucher: 250*, 465 minutes, 369 balls, 33x4, 1x6, Prince 131, Boucher 106, extras 13
  • South Africa Team 400: 472 minutes, 655 balls, 52x4, 2x6
  • South Africa Prince: 150*, 305 minutes, 204 balls, 21x4, 2x6
  • Bangladesh Team 50 (2nd innings): 76 minutes, 100 balls, 6x4, 0x6
  • Bangladesh Team 100 (2nd innings): 144 minutes, 182 balls, 13x4, 0x6
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossBangladesh, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
Player Of The Series
Series resultSouth Africa won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1895
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days26,27,28 November 2008 - day (5-day match)
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