result
3rd Test, Johannesburg, Dec 8 - 12 2000, New Zealand tour of South Africa
(97 ov)261/3d
Match drawn
Player Of The Series
13 wkts
makhaya-ntini
20y
• Peter Robinson

Frustrating end to series

Like few other sports cricket has the ability to make itself look silly

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Scorecard summary
New Zealand200/10(93.5 overs)1st INNINGS
South Africa261/3(97 overs)1st INNINGS
end of over 971 run
SA: 261/3CRR: 2.69 
Jacques Kallis79 (219)
Daryll Cullinan31 (104)
Daryl Tuffey 21-4-63-0
Nathan Astle 25-15-28-0
96.6
Tuffey to Kallis, no run
96.5
Tuffey to Kallis, no run
96.4
Tuffey to Kallis, no run
96.3
Tuffey to Kallis, no run
96.2
Tuffey to Kallis, no run
96.1
1
Tuffey to Cullinan, 1 run
end of over 961 run
SA: 260/3CRR: 2.70 
Jacques Kallis79 (214)
Daryll Cullinan30 (103)
Nathan Astle 25-15-28-0
Daryl Tuffey 20-4-62-0
95.6
Astle to Kallis, no run
95.5
Astle to Kallis, no run
95.4
Astle to Kallis, no run
95.3
Astle to Kallis, no run
95.2
Astle to Kallis, no run
95.1
1
Astle to Cullinan, 1 run
end of over 952 runs
SA: 259/3CRR: 2.72 
Daryll Cullinan27 (102)
Jacques Kallis81 (209)
Daryl Tuffey 20-4-62-0
Mathew Sinclair 5-0-16-0
94.6
1
Tuffey to Cullinan, 1 run
94.5
Tuffey to Cullinan, no run
94.4
Tuffey to Cullinan, no run
94.3
Tuffey to Cullinan, no run
94.2
1
Tuffey to Kallis, 1 run
94.1
Tuffey to Kallis, no run
end of over 943 runs
SA: 257/3CRR: 2.73 
Daryll Cullinan26 (98)
Jacques Kallis80 (207)
Mathew Sinclair 5-0-16-0
Daryl Tuffey 19-4-60-0
93.6
Sinclair to Cullinan, no run
93.5
Sinclair to Cullinan, no run
Match details
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Season2000/01
Player Of The Series
Makhaya Ntini
Makhaya Ntini
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1522
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Hamish Marshall
Hamish Marshall
Mfuneko Ngam
Mfuneko Ngam
Umpires
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David Orchard
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George Sharp
TV Umpire
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Rudi Koertzen
Match Referee
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Naushad Ali