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RESULT
5th Test, Centurion, January 21 - 25, 2005, England tour of South Africa
247 & 296/6d
(T:185) 359 & 73/4

Match drawn

Player Of The Match
92 & 109
ab-de-villiers
Player Of The Series
656 runs
andrew-strauss
South Africa 1st Innings
England 1st Innings
South Africa 2nd Innings
England 2nd Innings
Match Details
South Africa 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
AB de Villiers lbw b Giles9216525815055.75
Herschelle Gibbs c †GO Jones b Flintoff1429403048.27
Jacques Rudolph c Key b Hoggard33831186039.75
Jacques Kallis  b Flintoff823331034.78
Graeme Smith (c)c Trescothick b Flintoff2549853051.02
Mark Boucher c Trescothick b SP Jones2558682043.10
Shaun Pollock  b Flintoff023000.00
Nicky Boje c Thorpe b SP Jones927621033.33
Andrew Hall c Strauss b SP Jones1119422057.89
Makhaya Ntini c Hoggard b SP Jones69121066.66
Andre Nel not out 18100012.50
Extras(lb 1, nb 19, w 3)23
TOTAL75.3 Ov (RR: 3.27, 368 Mts)247
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Herschelle Gibbs, 8.6 ov), 2-114 (Jacques Rudolph, 33.6 ov), 3-144 (Jacques Kallis, 40.1 ov), 4-187 (AB de Villiers, 53.3 ov), 5-200 (Graeme Smith, 58.4 ov), 6-200 (Shaun Pollock, 58.6 ov), 7-222 (Mark Boucher, 67.3 ov), 8-237 (Nicky Boje, 71.2 ov), 9-245 (Makhaya Ntini, 73.4 ov), 10-247 (Andrew Hall, 75.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matthew Hoggard1846413.559011006
33.6 to JA Rudolph, . 114/2
Steve Harmison1727904.647013010
Andrew Flintoff1964442.31995018
8.6 to HH Gibbs, . 27/1
40.1 to JH Kallis, . 144/3
58.4 to GC Smith, . 200/5
58.6 to SM Pollock, . 200/6
Simon Jones15.334743.03714005
67.3 to MV Boucher, . 222/7
71.2 to N Boje, . 237/8
73.4 to M Ntini, . 245/9
75.3 to AJ Hall, . 247/10
Ashley Giles611212.00271000
53.3 to AB de Villiers, . 187/4
England 1st Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick run out (Boje)2026294076.92
Andrew Strauss c †Boucher b Nel441241915135.48
Rob Key c †Boucher b Pollock18110012.50
Michael Vaughan (c)c Rudolph b Pollock045000.00
Graham Thorpe  b Nel8626933911031.97
Andrew Flintoff c †Boucher b Hall7714420612153.47
Geraint Jones c Smith b Nel5054815392.59
Ashley Giles  b Nel3964956160.93
Matthew Hoggard c Kallis b Nel12439004.16
Simon Jones not out 01730000.00
Steve Harmison lbw b Nel68111075.00
Extras(b 1, lb 22, nb 4, w 8)35
TOTAL123 Ov (RR: 2.91, 526 Mts)359
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Marcus Trescothick, 7.6 ov), 2-29 (Rob Key, 10.2 ov), 3-29 (Michael Vaughan, 10.6 ov), 4-114 (Andrew Strauss, 44.6 ov), 5-255 (Graham Thorpe, 94.4 ov), 6-257 (Andrew Flintoff, 95.4 ov), 7-335 (Geraint Jones, 112.3 ov), 8-351 (Ashley Giles, 116.4 ov), 9-352 (Matthew Hoggard, 120.4 ov), 10-359 (Steve Harmison, 122.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock21113021.421134000
10.2 to RWT Key, . 29/2
10.6 to MP Vaughan, . 29/3
Makhaya Ntini2889203.2813014120
Andre Nel2978162.791409121
44.6 to AJ Strauss, . 114/4
94.4 to GP Thorpe, . 255/5
112.3 to GO Jones, . 335/7
116.4 to AF Giles, . 351/8
120.4 to MJ Hoggard, . 352/9
122.6 to SJ Harmison, . 359/10
Andrew Hall1635813.627610102
95.4 to A Flintoff, . 257/6
Nicky Boje1975903.10936300
Jacques Kallis20502.5090000
Graeme Smith821101.37421001
South Africa 2nd Innings 
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
AB de Villiers c Hoggard b SP Jones10916927611164.49
Herschelle Gibbs c †GO Jones b Flintoff418241022.22
Andrew Hall  b Flintoff919261047.36
Jacques Kallis not out 13621727716162.67
Graeme Smith (c)c sub (PD Collingwood) b Harmison37180042.85
Jacques Rudolph  b Harmison28160025.00
Mark Boucher c Trescothick b Hoggard68160075.00
Extras(b 2, lb 14, nb 9, w 2)27
TOTAL73 Ov (RR: 4.05, 327 Mts)296/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Herschelle Gibbs, 5.4 ov), 2-29 (Andrew Hall, 11.2 ov), 3-256 (AB de Villiers, 64.1 ov), 4-267 (Graeme Smith, 67.4 ov), 5-277 (Jacques Rudolph, 69.6 ov), 6-296 (Mark Boucher, 72.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matthew Hoggard1425113.64595100
72.6 to MV Boucher, . 296/6
Andrew Flintoff1324623.53607013
5.4 to HH Gibbs, . 17/1
11.2 to AJ Hall, . 29/2
Ashley Giles1115004.54374100
Simon Jones1927413.89736014
64.1 to AB de Villiers, . 256/3
Steve Harmison1625923.68667001
67.4 to GC Smith, . 267/4
69.6 to JA Rudolph, . 277/5
England 2nd Innings (T: 185 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick  b Ntini743670016.27
Andrew Strauss c Kallis b Ntini026000.00
Rob Key lbw b Pollock934411026.47
Michael Vaughan (c)not out 26861303030.23
Graham Thorpe c Gibbs b Ntini856701014.28
Andrew Flintoff not out 1429413048.27
Extras(lb 7, nb 2)9
TOTAL41.2 Ov (RR: 1.76, 178 Mts)73/4
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Andrew Strauss, 1.2 ov), 2-16 (Rob Key, 11.1 ov), 3-20 (Marcus Trescothick, 14.6 ov), 4-45 (Graham Thorpe, 31.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andre Nel1252402.00643000
Makhaya Ntini1161231.09601000
1.2 to AJ Strauss, . 0/1
14.6 to ME Trescothick, . 20/3
31.4 to GP Thorpe, . 45/4
Shaun Pollock73911.28381001
11.1 to RWT Key, . 16/2
Graeme Smith31802.66141000
Andrew Hall5.22901.68302001
Nicky Boje11000.0060000
Jacques Kallis20402.00100000
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MATCH DETAILS
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossEngland, elected to field first
Series
Season2004/05
Player Of The Match
South Africa
AB de Villiers
Player Of The Series
England
Andrew Strauss
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 1736
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
Pakistan
Aleem Dar
West Indies
Steve Bucknor
TV Umpire
South Africa
Karl Hurter
Match Referee
West Indies
Clive Lloyd
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 21 Jan - day 1 - no play
Sat, 22 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 247/9 (Andrew Hall 11*, Andre Nel 1*, 75.1 ov)
Sun, 23 Jan - day 3 - England 1st innings 114/4 (Graham Thorpe 32*, Andrew Flintoff 0*, 46 ov)
Mon, 24 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 59/2 (AB de Villiers 20*, Jacques Kallis 19*, 19 ov)
Tue, 25 Jan - day 5 - England 2nd innings 73/4 (41.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
Day 5
  • 50 P/S (de Villiers 17, Kallis 29, Extras 4) 54 mins, 81 balls, 6x4, 1x6
  • South Africa 100 runs, 126 mins, 179 balls, 13x4, 1x6
  • Kallis 50 runs, 102 mins, 81 balls, 8x4, 1x6
  • 100 P/S (de Villiers 34.allis 60, Extras 8) 106 mins, 151 balls, 11x4, 2x6
  • de Villiers 50 runs, 167 mins, 100 balls, 5x4, 1x6
  • SA 150 runs, 171 mins, 238 balls, 17x4, 2x6
  • 150 P/S (de Villiers 58, Kallis 83, Extras 10) 156 mins, 225 balls, 14x4, 2x6
  • SA 200 runs, 225 mins, 320 balls, 19x4, 2x6
  • Kallis 100 runs, 193 mins, 164 balls, 12x4, 1x6
  • 200 P/S (de Villiers 83, Kallis 102, Extras 16) 196 mins, 282 balls, 19x4, 2x6
  • SA 250 runs, 271 mins, 386 balls, 25x4, 2x6
  • England 2nd Innings:
  • England 50 runs, 149 mins, 207 balls, 5x4
  • Man of the Match: AB de Villiers
  • Man of the Series: AJ Strauss