result
1st ODI (D/N), Cape Town, Jan 9 1996, England tour of South Africa
(49.5/50 ov, target 212)205
South Africa won by 6 runs
player of the match
Shaun Pollock
South Africa
South Africa INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten lbw b Cork812112066.66
David Richardson c †Stewart b Martin1128470039.28
Brian McMillan c †Stewart b Martin49100044.44
Daryll Cullinan c †Stewart b Reeve1733443051.51
Jonty Rhodes c †Stewart b White1632430050.00
Hansie Cronje (c)run out (Thorpe)2444520054.54
Jacques Kallis c Thorpe b White3865753058.46
Shaun Pollock not out 66667560100.00
Craig Matthews c Reeve b Cork1019331052.63
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 6, w 4)17
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 4.22)211/8
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Gary Kirsten), 2-20 (Brian McMillan), 3-44 (David Richardson), 4-57 (Daryll Cullinan), 5-77 (Jonty Rhodes), 6-107 (Hansie Cronje), 7-152 (Jacques Kallis), 8-211 (Craig Matthews)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dominic Cork1005125.09---00
Peter Martin1013423.40---00
Darren Gough903904.33---00
Dermot Reeve914014.44---00
Craig White1013123.10---00
Neil Smith20904.50---00
England INNINGS (target: 212 runs from 50 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton (c) b Donald3556686062.50
Alec Stewart lbw b Donald2340592057.50
Graeme Hick lbw b Donald21183330116.66
Graham Thorpe c Matthews b McMillan62961452064.58
Neil Fairbrother c Adams b Pollock2840612070.00
Craig White c & b Pollock5760071.42
Dermot Reeve c †Richardson b Matthews2440050.00
Dominic Cork run out (Donald)712121058.33
Neil Smith c McMillan b Pollock36100050.00
Darren Gough  b Pollock318240016.66
Peter Martin not out 4670066.66
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 4)12
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 4.11)205
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Alec Stewart), 2-64 (Mike Atherton), 3-95 (Graeme Hick), 4-155 (Neil Fairbrother), 5-161 (Craig White), 6-166 (Dermot Reeve), 7-177 (Dominic Cork), 8-189 (Neil Smith), 9-199 (Graham Thorpe), 10-205 (Darren Gough)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Craig Matthews1013913.90---00
Shaun Pollock9.503443.45---00
Allan Donald1003833.80---00
Brian McMillan1003813.80---00
Paul Adams201809.00---00
Hansie Cronje501803.60---00
Jacques Kallis301404.66---00
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Season1995/96
Player Of The Match
Shaun Pollock
Shaun Pollock
Series resultSouth Africa led the 7-match series 1-0
Match numberODI no. 1033
Match daysdaynight (50-over match)
ODI debut
Jacques Kallis
Jacques Kallis
Neil Smith
Neil Smith
Paul Adams
Paul Adams
Shaun Pollock
Shaun Pollock
Umpires
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David Orchard
South Africa Image
Karl Liebenberg
TV Umpire
South Africa Image
Robert Brooks
Match Referee
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Cammie Smith
MATCH NOTES
  • Cronje run out trying for 3rd run. Sent back by Kallis and run out by Thorpe's throw from the boundary.
  • 8th wicket partnership is record for SA in ODI's.