result
2nd Test, Cape Town, Jan 3 - 7 2020, ICC World Test Championship
269 & 391/8d
(137.4 ov, target 438)223 & 248
England won by 189 runs
player of the match
Ben Stokes
England
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Zak Crawley c †de Kock b Philander415120026.66
Dom Sibley c †de Kock b Rabada34761077044.73
Joe Denly  b Maharaj381301895029.23
Joe Root (c)c †de Kock b Nortje3549625071.42
Ben Stokes c Elgar b Nortje47771086161.03
Ollie Pope not out 611441997042.36
Jos Buttler c †de Kock b Pretorius29273741107.40
Sam Curran  b Pretorius913152069.23
Dom Bess c †de Kock b Philander015000.00
Stuart Broad  b Rabada1390033.33
James Anderson c van der Dussen b Rabada417540023.52
Extras(b 4, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)7
TOTAL(91.5 Ov, RR: 2.92, 399 Mts)269
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Zak Crawley, 2.6 ov), 2-63 (Dom Sibley, 24.5 ov), 3-105 (Joe Root, 40.5 ov), 4-127 (Joe Denly, 47.3 ov), 5-185 (Ben Stokes, 66.3 ov), 6-221 (Jos Buttler, 74.6 ov), 7-231 (Sam Curran, 78.6 ov), 8-231 (Dom Bess, 80.1 ov), 9-234 (Stuart Broad, 81.6 ov), 10-269 (James Anderson, 91.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Vernon Philander1634622.87768000
Kagiso Rabada19.536833.429210001
Anrich Nortje1825623.11796010
Keshav Maharaj2766812.511277200
Dwaine Pretorius1152622.36575000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dean Elgar c Root b Bess8818025510048.88
Pieter Malan c Root b Broad517291029.41
Zubayr Hamza c Stokes b Broad512141041.66
Faf du Plessis (c)c Stokes b Anderson11418007.14
Rassie van der Dussen c Stokes b Curran681872497036.36
Quinton de Kock c Anderson b Curran2026392076.92
Vernon Philander not out 1758790029.31
Dwaine Pretorius c Stokes b Anderson48181050.00
Keshav Maharaj c Sibley b Anderson416210025.00
Kagiso Rabada c †Buttler b Anderson011000.00
Anrich Nortje c Stokes b Anderson416201025.00
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 1)7
TOTAL(89 Ov, RR: 2.50, 373 Mts)223
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Pieter Malan, 7.1 ov), 2-38 (Zubayr Hamza, 9.5 ov), 3-40 (Faf du Plessis, 13.5 ov), 4-157 (Dean Elgar, 62.4 ov), 5-191 (Quinton de Kock, 71.2 ov), 6-200 (Rassie van der Dussen, 75.6 ov), 7-207 (Dwaine Pretorius, 80.4 ov), 8-215 (Keshav Maharaj, 84.4 ov), 9-215 (Kagiso Rabada, 84.5 ov), 10-223 (Anrich Nortje, 88.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson1964052.10924000
Stuart Broad1863822.11905001
Sam Curran1333923.00585000
Dom Bess2736212.291206000
Ben Stokes903403.77353000
Joe Root31401.33150000
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Zak Crawley c †de Kock b Rabada2535505071.42
Dom Sibley not out 13331149719142.76
Joe Denly c Pretorius b Nortje311111433027.92
Joe Root (c)c du Plessis b Pretorius61981547062.24
Dom Bess c †de Kock b Nortje089000.00
Ben Stokes c van der Dussen b Maharaj72477573153.19
Ollie Pope  b Rabada3880037.50
Jos Buttler c †de Kock b Nortje23182402127.77
Sam Curran c Zubayr Hamza b Maharaj1315172086.66
Stuart Broad not out 815191053.33
Extras(b 18, lb 3, w 1)22
TOTAL(111 Ov, RR: 3.52, 497 Mts)391/8d
Did not bat: James Anderson 
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Zak Crawley, 10.5 ov), 2-101 (Joe Denly, 43.5 ov), 3-217 (Joe Root, 77.4 ov), 4-218 (Dom Bess, 78.6 ov), 5-310 (Ben Stokes, 96.1 ov), 6-315 (Ollie Pope, 97.5 ov), 7-356 (Jos Buttler, 103.1 ov), 8-375 (Sam Curran, 106.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Kagiso Rabada2036923.458510000
Vernon Philander1472401.71723000
Anrich Nortje1826133.38743210
Dwaine Pretorius1645613.50759100
Keshav Maharaj43916023.7218319300
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 438 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Pieter Malan c Stokes b Curran842883693029.16
Dean Elgar c †Buttler b Denly34781162043.58
Zubayr Hamza c †Buttler b Anderson18591041030.50
Keshav Maharaj lbw b Anderson217240011.76
Faf du Plessis (c)c Denly b Bess1957793033.33
Rassie van der Dussen c Anderson b Broad171401942012.14
Quinton de Kock c Crawley b Denly501071297046.72
Vernon Philander c Pope b Stokes851712015.68
Dwaine Pretorius c Root b Stokes02230000.00
Anrich Nortje c Crawley b Stokes013000.00
Kagiso Rabada not out 311160027.27
Extras(b 4, lb 2, nb 5, w 2)13
TOTAL(137.4 Ov, RR: 1.80, 565 Mts)248
Fall of wickets: 1-71 (Dean Elgar, 28.6 ov), 2-123 (Zubayr Hamza, 54.2 ov), 3-129 (Keshav Maharaj, 58.5 ov), 4-164 (Faf du Plessis, 76.2 ov), 5-171 (Pieter Malan, 86.5 ov), 6-237 (Quinton de Kock, 120.4 ov), 7-237 (Rassie van der Dussen, 125.5 ov), 8-241 (Dwaine Pretorius, 133.3 ov), 9-241 (Anrich Nortje, 133.4 ov), 10-248 (Vernon Philander, 137.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson1892321.27962000
Stuart Broad2383711.601174000
Dom Bess33145711.721664000
Sam Curran1643712.31795011
Joe Denly1844222.33813000
Joe Root601101.83270000
Ben Stokes23.483531.471222014
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Test ChampionshipEngland tour of South Africa
Season2019/20
Player Of The Match
Ben Stokes
Ben Stokes
Series result4-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 2379
Match days3,4,5,6,7 January 2020 - day(5-day match)
Test debut
Pieter Malan
Pieter Malan
Umpires
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Kumar Dharmasena
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Paul Reiffel
TV Umpire
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Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
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Allahudien Paleker
Match Referee
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Andy Pycroft
PointsEngland 30, South Africa 0
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 03 Jan - day 1 -England 1st innings 262/9 (Ollie Pope 56*, James Anderson 3*, 89 ov)
Sat, 04 Jan - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 215/8 (Vernon Philander 13*, 84.4 ov)
Sun, 05 Jan - day 3 -England 2nd innings 218/4 (Dom Sibley 85*, 79 ov)
Mon, 06 Jan - day 4 -South Africa 2nd innings 126/2 (Pieter Malan 63*, Keshav Maharaj 2*, 56 ov)
Tue, 07 Jan - day 5 -South Africa 2nd innings 248/10 (137.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • England 1st innings
  • Drinks: England - 40/1 in 14.0 overs (DP Sibley 24, JL Denly 12)
  • England: 50 runs in 19.4 overs (118 balls), Extras 0
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 116 balls (DP Sibley 28, JL Denly 21, Ex 4)
  • Lunch: England - 67/2 in 28.0 overs (JL Denly 21, JE Root 4)
  • England: 100 runs in 37.6 overs (228 balls), Extras 4
  • England: 100 runs in 38.3 overs (231 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: England - 110/3 in 43.0 overs (JL Denly 31, BA Stokes 1)
  • Tea: England - 149/4 in 57.0 overs (BA Stokes 28, OJ Pope 5)
  • England: 150 runs in 57.5 overs (347 balls), Extras 5
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 104 balls (BA Stokes 30, OJ Pope 20, Ex 0)
  • Over 65.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - OJ Pope (Struck down - Umpires Call)
  • England: 200 runs in 69.1 overs (415 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 214/5 in 73.0 overs (OJ Pope 29, JC Buttler 22)
  • New ball taken after overs
  • England: 250 runs in 84.6 overs (510 balls), Extras 5
  • OJ Pope: 50 off 121 balls (6 x 4)
  • End Of Day: England - 262/9 in 89.0 overs (OJ Pope 56, JM Anderson 3)
Day 2
  • Innings Break: England - 269/10 in 91.5 overs (OJ Pope 61)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 38/2 in 9.5 overs (D Elgar 24)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 16.2 overs (98 balls), Extras 4
  • Over 19.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - HE van der Dussen (Upheld)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 60/3 in 22.0 overs (D Elgar 35, HE van der Dussen 10)
  • D Elgar: 50 off 79 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 83 balls (D Elgar 30, HE van der Dussen 19, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 31.3 overs (190 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 115/3 in 36.0 overs (D Elgar 61, HE van der Dussen 37)
  • 4th Wicket: 100 runs in 222 balls (D Elgar 52, HE van der Dussen 46, Ex 2)
  • Tea: South Africa - 141/3 in 52.0 overs (D Elgar 77, HE van der Dussen 46)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 55.5 overs (336 balls), Extras 7
  • HE van der Dussen: 50 off 131 balls (5 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 185/4 in 70.0 overs (HE van der Dussen 64, Q de Kock 15)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 75.5 overs (456 balls), Extras 7
  • New ball taken after 80 overs
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 215/8 in 84.4 overs (VD Philander 13)
Day 3
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 223/10 in 89.0 overs (VD Philander 17)
  • England 2nd innings
  • Drinks: England - 27/0 in 10.0 overs (Z Crawley 25, DP Sibley 2)
  • England: 50 runs in 16.1 overs (97 balls), Extras 0
  • Lunch: England - 52/1 in 19.0 overs (DP Sibley 18, JL Denly 9)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 134 balls (DP Sibley 30, JL Denly 20, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: England - 81/1 in 35.0 overs (DP Sibley 35, JL Denly 21)
  • England: 100 runs in 43.1 overs (259 balls), Extras 2
  • Tea: England - 109/2 in 47.0 overs (DP Sibley 44, JE Root 7)
  • DP Sibley: 50 off 140 balls (8 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 58.2 overs (350 balls), Extras 10
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 87 balls (DP Sibley 22, JE Root 21, Ex 8)
  • Drinks: England - 171/2 in 65.0 overs (DP Sibley 70, JE Root 35)
  • England: 200 runs in 73.2 overs (440 balls), Extras 14
  • JE Root: 50 off 81 balls (7 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 100 runs in 177 balls (DP Sibley 39, JE Root 51, Ex 12)
  • End Of Day: England - 218/4 in 79.0 overs (DP Sibley 85)
  • Over 78.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - DM Bess (Upheld)
Day 4
  • New ball taken after 85 overs
  • England: 250 runs in 87.3 overs (525 balls), Extras 16
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (DP Sibley 5, BA Stokes 45, Ex 0)
  • BA Stokes: 50 off 34 balls (5 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • DP Sibley: 100 off 269 balls (16 x 4)
  • Drinks: England - 292/4 in 94.0 overs (DP Sibley 104, BA Stokes 55)
  • England: 300 runs in 94.3 overs (567 balls), Extras 16
  • England: 350 runs in 101.5 overs (611 balls), Extras 18
  • Lunch: England - 375/7 in 106.0 overs (DP Sibley 125, SM Curran 13)
  • Innings Break: England - 391/8 in 111.0 overs (DP Sibley 133, SCJ Broad 8)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Over 1.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - PJ Malan (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 27/0 in 11.0 overs (PJ Malan 14, D Elgar 13)
  • Tea: South Africa - 46/0 in 22.0 overs (PJ Malan 23, D Elgar 21)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 22.5 overs (138 balls), Extras 2
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 138 balls (PJ Malan 24, D Elgar 24, Ex 2)
  • Over 28.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - D Elgar (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 40.6 overs (248 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: South Africa - 100/1 in 41.0 overs (PJ Malan 46, Zubayr Hamza 12)
  • PJ Malan: 50 off 144 balls (2 x 4)
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 138 balls (PJ Malan 28, Zubayr Hamza 17, Ex 6)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 126/2 in 56.0 overs (PJ Malan 63, KA Maharaj 2)
Day 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 146/3 in 69.0 overs (PJ Malan 71, F du Plessis 10)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 71.4 overs (435 balls), Extras 13
  • New ball taken after 80 overs
  • Lunch: South Africa - 170/4 in 83.0 overs (PJ Malan 83, HE van der Dussen 1)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 189/5 in 98.0 overs (HE van der Dussen 10, Q de Kock 9)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 102.3 overs (620 balls), Extras 13
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 162 balls (HE van der Dussen 16, Q de Kock 34, Ex 0)
  • Tea: South Africa - 225/5 in 115.0 overs (HE van der Dussen 17, Q de Kock 38)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 103 balls (7 x 4)
  • Over 120.6: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - VD Philander (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 241/7 in 131.0 overs (VD Philander 4, D Pretorius 0)