result
2nd Test, Johannesburg, Nov 30 - Dec 4 1995, England tour of South Africa
332 & 346/9d
(165 ov, target 479)200 & 351/5
Match drawn
player of the match
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hudson c Stewart b Cork02727000.00
Gary Kirsten c †Russell b Malcolm11024135116045.64
Hansie Cronje (c)c †Russell b Cork3551756068.62
Daryll Cullinan c †Russell b Hick6912816010053.90
Jonty Rhodes c †Russell b Cork514210035.71
Brian McMillan lbw b Cork3570837050.00
David Richardson c †Russell b Malcolm031000.00
Shaun Pollock c Smith b Malcolm3345560073.33
Clive Eksteen c †Russell b Cork1338581034.21
Meyrick Pringle not out 10102820100.00
Allan Donald  b Malcolm035000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 14, nb 5, w 2)22
TOTAL(104 Ov, RR: 3.19)332
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Andrew Hudson), 2-74 (Hansie Cronje), 3-211 (Daryll Cullinan), 4-221 (Jonty Rhodes), 5-260 (Gary Kirsten), 6-260 (David Richardson), 7-278 (Brian McMillan), 8-314 (Shaun Pollock), 9-331 (Clive Eksteen), 10-332 (Allan Donald)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dominic Cork3278452.62---03
Devon Malcolm2256242.81---00
Angus Fraser2056903.45---01
Darren Gough1526404.26---21
Graeme Hick1513812.53---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton (c) b Donald914102064.28
Alec Stewart c Kirsten b Pringle451221618036.88
Mark Ramprakash  b Donald435531011.42
Graham Thorpe c Kirsten b Eksteen3453797064.15
Graeme Hick c & b Eksteen614171042.85
Robin Smith c & b McMillan521091418147.70
Jack Russell c Rhodes b Eksteen1223281052.17
Dominic Cork c Cullinan b Pollock838561021.05
Darren Gough c & b Pollock218210011.11
Angus Fraser lbw b Pollock01115000.00
Devon Malcolm not out 012000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 1, nb 21)28
TOTAL(68.3 Ov, RR: 2.91)200
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Mike Atherton), 2-45 (Mark Ramprakash), 3-109 (Graham Thorpe), 4-116 (Alec Stewart), 5-125 (Graeme Hick), 6-147 (Jack Russell), 7-178 (Dominic Cork), 8-193 (Darren Gough), 9-200 (Angus Fraser), 10-200 (Robin Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Allan Donald1534923.26---03
Meyrick Pringle1744612.70---07
Shaun Pollock1524432.93---08
Brian McMillan10.304214.00---03
Clive Eksteen1151231.09---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Hudson c †Russell b Fraser1735533048.57
Gary Kirsten c †Russell b Malcolm11923005.26
Hansie Cronje (c)c †Russell b Cork48931655051.61
Daryll Cullinan c Gough b Cork61889911069.31
Jonty Rhodes c †Russell b Fraser571341717042.53
Brian McMillan not out 1001682959359.52
David Richardson c Ramprakash b Malcolm2328423082.14
Shaun Pollock lbw b Cork523480021.73
Clive Eksteen c †Russell b Cork214160014.28
Meyrick Pringle c Hick b Fraser2970022.22
Allan Donald not out 923361039.13
Extras(b 5, lb 12, nb 3, w 1)21
TOTAL(104.3 Ov, RR: 3.31)346/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Gary Kirsten), 2-29 (Andrew Hudson), 3-116 (Daryll Cullinan), 4-145 (Hansie Cronje), 5-244 (Jonty Rhodes), 6-296 (David Richardson), 7-304 (Shaun Pollock), 8-311 (Clive Eksteen), 9-314 (Meyrick Pringle)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dominic Cork31.367842.47---01
Devon Malcolm1326525.00---00
Angus Fraser2968432.89---01
Darren Gough1224804.00---01
Graeme Hick1533502.33---00
Mark Ramprakash401904.75---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 479 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mike Atherton (c)not out 18549264329037.60
Alec Stewart  b McMillan3876893050.00
Mark Ramprakash  b McMillan021000.00
Graham Thorpe lbw b Pringle17841172020.23
Graeme Hick c †Richardson b Donald417171023.52
Robin Smith c Pollock b Donald441111308039.63
Jack Russell not out 292352743012.34
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 23)34
TOTAL(165 Ov, RR: 2.12)351/5
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Alec Stewart), 2-75 (Mark Ramprakash), 3-134 (Graham Thorpe), 4-145 (Graeme Hick), 5-232 (Robin Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Allan Donald3599522.71---01
Meyrick Pringle2355212.26---09
Shaun Pollock29116502.24---03
Brian McMillan2105022.38---09
Clive Eksteen52207601.46---00
Hansie Cronje31200.66---00
Gary Kirsten22000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Season1995/96
Player Of The Match
Jack Russell
Jack Russell
Mike Atherton
Mike Atherton
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1315
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Darrell Hair
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Karl Liebenberg
TV Umpire
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Rudi Koertzen
Match Referee
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Clive Lloyd
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 30 Nov - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 278/7 (Shaun Pollock 7*)
Fri, 01 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 5/0 (Andrew Hudson 5*, Gary Kirsten 0*)
Sat, 02 Dec - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 296/6 (Brian McMillan 76*, Shaun Pollock 0*)
Sun, 03 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 167/4 (Mike Atherton 82*, Robin Smith 11*)
Mon, 04 Dec - day 5 - England 2nd innings 351/5 (165 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Cullinan dropped by Russell at 51
  • Kirsten's maiden test 100
  • 3rd umpire consulted on run out at 240
  • Kirsten 110 241 balls 351min 16x4
Day 2
  • Stewart dropped by Pollock on 25
Day 3
  • Cullinan 50 in 77 balls, 90 mins
  • 7.5 overs lost to bad light at end of day
Day 4
  • Russell breaks test record for catches in game with 11
  • Stewart dropped by Cullinan on 37
Day 5
  • Atherton dropped on 99 by Kirsten
  • Atherton 100 in 215 balls, 384 mins, 15x4's
  • Atherton best Test score
  • Atherton highest score in a test at new Wanderers
  • Russell on 25* for 72 minutes
  • Atherton batted 10hr 43 min, Russell, 4 hrs 34 min