result
2nd Test, Wellington, Mar 15 - Mar 19, South Africa tour of New Zealand
268 & 171
(24.3 ov, target 81)359 & 83/2
South Africa won by 8 wickets
player of the match
Keshav Maharaj
South Africa
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Jeet Raval c Amla b Maharaj36831226043.37
Tom Latham c Elgar b Morkel818271044.44
Kane Williamson (c)lbw b Rabada210150020.00
Neil Broom c †de Kock b Rabada047000.00
Henry Nicholls  b Duminy11816124215073.29
James Neesham st †de Kock b Maharaj1518253083.33
BJ Watling c †de Kock b Duminy341321664025.76
Colin de Grandhomme c Amla b Duminy44800100.00
Tim Southee c Philander b Morkel2730402290.00
Jeetan Patel not out 17143511121.43
Neil Wagner lbw b Duminy2370066.67
Extras(lb 4, w 1)5
TOTAL(79.3 Ov, RR: 3.37, 349 Mts)268
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Tom Latham, 6.2 ov), 2-13 (Kane Williamson, 8.6 ov), 3-21 (Neil Broom, 10.4 ov), 4-73 (Jeet Raval, 25.4 ov), 5-101 (James Neesham, 31.4 ov), 6-217 (Henry Nicholls, 69.3 ov), 7-221 (Colin de Grandhomme, 71.1 ov), 8-222 (BJ Watling, 73.2 ov), 9-266 (Tim Southee, 78.3 ov), 10-268 (Neil Wagner, 79.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Morne Morkel1838224.567410000
Vernon Philander1572901.93764000
Kagiso Rabada1965923.119310010
Jean-Paul Duminy11.324744.09461300
Keshav Maharaj1644722.94707000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Stephen Cook c Neesham b Southee312180025.00
Dean Elgar c Neesham b de Grandhomme919221047.37
Kagiso Rabada  b Southee910182090.00
Hashim Amla c Nicholls b de Grandhomme2163914033.33
Jean-Paul Duminy c Nicholls b Wagner1621383076.19
Faf du Plessis (c)c †Watling b de Grandhomme2240651155.00
Temba Bavuma c Neesham b Wagner891602279055.63
Quinton de Kock c †Watling b Neesham9111815910377.12
Vernon Philander not out 37771305048.05
Keshav Maharaj c Williamson b Wagner15160020.00
Morne Morkel  b Patel4063737063.49
Extras(b 4, lb 5, w 12)21
TOTAL(98 Ov, RR: 3.66, 433 Mts)359
Fall of wickets: 1-12 (Stephen Cook, 4.4 ov), 2-12 (Dean Elgar, 5.3 ov), 3-26 (Kagiso Rabada, 8.5 ov), 4-59 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 17.1 ov), 5-79 (Hashim Amla, 24.4 ov), 6-94 (Faf du Plessis, 30.3 ov), 7-254 (Quinton de Kock, 69.1 ov), 8-290 (Temba Bavuma, 78.1 ov), 9-302 (Keshav Maharaj, 81.1 ov), 10-359 (Morne Morkel, 97.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Southee2779823.6311810110
Colin de Grandhomme2375232.261158000
Neil Wagner22110234.648913210
Jeetan Patel1415714.07587100
James Neesham1224113.42544020
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Tom Latham c Duminy b Morkel615201040.00
Jeet Raval st †de Kock b Maharaj8017425310045.98
Kane Williamson (c)c †de Kock b Morkel16120016.67
Neil Broom c †de Kock b Morkel2057763035.09
Henry Nicholls  b Maharaj721300033.33
James Neesham c du Plessis b Maharaj4541080.00
BJ Watling c Duminy b Maharaj29831363034.94
Colin de Grandhomme  b Maharaj068000.00
Tim Southee c Duminy b Maharaj4790057.14
Jeetan Patel c †de Kock b Rabada034000.00
Neil Wagner not out 43510133.33
Extras(b 10, lb 1, w 5)16
TOTAL(63.2 Ov, RR: 2.70, 281 Mts)171
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Tom Latham, 4.3 ov), 2-26 (Kane Williamson, 6.5 ov), 3-64 (Neil Broom, 24.4 ov), 4-86 (Henry Nicholls, 31.1 ov), 5-90 (James Neesham, 31.6 ov), 6-155 (Jeet Raval, 57.3 ov), 7-161 (Colin de Grandhomme, 59.3 ov), 8-167 (Tim Southee, 61.4 ov), 9-167 (Jeetan Patel, 62.3 ov), 10-171 (BJ Watling, 63.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Morne Morkel1105034.55457010
Vernon Philander1232802.33592000
Kagiso Rabada1753812.24835000
Keshav Maharaj20.274061.971015000
Jean-Paul Duminy31401.33140000
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 81 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Stephen Cook c Neesham b Southee1120200055.00
Dean Elgar c †Watling b Wagner1750751034.00
Hashim Amla not out 3861885062.30
Jean-Paul Duminy not out 1516332093.75
Extras(w 2)2
TOTAL(24.3 Ov, RR: 3.38, 112 Mts)83/2
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Stephen Cook, 4.6 ov), 2-48 (Dean Elgar, 17.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Southee621712.83281000
Colin de Grandhomme812002.50401000
Neil Wagner821812.25381000
James Neesham2.3028011.2075020
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Season2016/17
Player Of The Match
Keshav Maharaj
Keshav Maharaj
Series resultSouth Africa led the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTEST No. 2255
Hours of play (local time)11.00am start, Lunch 1.00-1.40pm, Tea 3.40-4.00pm, Close 6.00pm
Match days16,17,18 March 2017 - day match (5-day match)
Test debut
Neil Broom
Neil Broom
Umpires
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Kumar Dharmasena
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Rod Tucker
TV Umpire
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Bruce Oxenford
Match Referee
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David Boon
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 16 Mar - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 24/2 (Kagiso Rabada 8*, Hashim Amla 0*, 7 ov)
Fri, 17 Mar - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 349/9 (Vernon Philander 36*, Morne Morkel 31*, 95 ov)
Sat, 18 Mar - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 83/2 (24.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • New Zealand 1st innings
  • Over 8.6: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - KS Williamson (Struck down). Ball-tracking not available, New Zealand keeps the review.
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 32/3 in 12.0 overs (JA Raval 16, HM Nicholls 3)
  • Over 12.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - JA Raval (Struck down)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 16.1 overs (97 balls), Extras 3
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 87 balls (JA Raval 27, HM Nicholls 24, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 73/4 in 25.4 overs (HM Nicholls 24)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 29.6 overs (180 balls), Extras 4
  • HM Nicholls: 50 off 66 balls (7 x 4)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 124/5 in 40.0 overs (HM Nicholls 55, BJ Watling 4)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 52.3 overs (315 balls), Extras 4
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 125 balls (HM Nicholls 37, BJ Watling 14, Ex 0)
  • Tea: New Zealand - 160/5 in 55.0 overs (HM Nicholls 74, BJ Watling 21)
  • HM Nicholls: 100 off 150 balls (12 x 4)
  • New Zealand: 200 runs in 66.4 overs (400 balls), Extras 4
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 210 balls (HM Nicholls 70, BJ Watling 32, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 222/8 in 73.2 overs (TG Southee 0)
  • New Zealand: 250 runs in 77.2 overs (464 balls), Extras 5
  • Innings Break: New Zealand - 268/10 in 79.3 overs (JS Patel 17)
  • Over 79.3: Review by New Zealand (Batting), Umpire - RJ Tucker, Batsman - N Wagner (Struck down)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 24/2 in 7.0 overs (K Rabada 8, HM Amla 0)
Day 2
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 14.5 overs (89 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 68/4 in 21.0 overs (HM Amla 21, F du Plessis 3)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 31.6 overs (192 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: South Africa - 104/6 in 33.0 overs (T Bavuma 15, Q de Kock 2)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (T Bavuma 16, Q de Kock 27, Ex 7)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 42.5 overs (257 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: South Africa - 176/6 in 47.0 overs (T Bavuma 36, Q de Kock 46)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 55 balls (6 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 7th Wicket: 100 runs in 123 balls (T Bavuma 40, Q de Kock 53, Ex 7)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 53.4 overs (322 balls), Extras 14
  • T Bavuma: 50 off 88 balls (5 x 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 218/6 in 61.0 overs (T Bavuma 61, Q de Kock 63)
  • 7th Wicket: 150 runs in 221 balls (T Bavuma 58, Q de Kock 85, Ex 7)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 68.1 overs (409 balls), Extras 14
  • Drinks: South Africa - 290/8 in 78.1 overs (VD Philander 14)
  • Reviews remaining after 80 overs: South Africa 2 (0 successful, 0 unsuccessful); New Zealand 2 (0 successful, 0 unsuccessful)
  • New ball taken at 80.1 overs
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 80.6 overs (486 balls), Extras 16
  • Over 85.1: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - M Morkel (Struck down)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 349/9 in 95.0 overs (VD Philander 36, M Morkel 31)
Day 3
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 95.2 overs (572 balls), Extras 21
  • 10th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (VD Philander 11, M Morkel 35, Ex 5)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 359/10 in 98.0 overs (VD Philander 37)
  • New Zealand 2nd innings
  • Over 0.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - TWM Latham (Struck down)
  • Over 6.5: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - KS Williamson (Upheld)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 31/2 in 11.0 overs (JA Raval 15, NT Broom 2)
  • New Zealand: 50 runs in 17.6 overs (108 balls), Extras 7
  • Lunch: New Zealand - 55/2 in 23.0 overs (JA Raval 21, NT Broom 20)
  • New Zealand: 100 runs in 34.4 overs (208 balls), Extras 12
  • JA Raval: 50 off 98 balls (8 x 4)
  • Drinks: New Zealand - 105/5 in 36.0 overs (JA Raval 53, BJ Watling 2)
  • Tea: New Zealand - 139/5 in 50.0 overs (JA Raval 72, BJ Watling 14)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 118 balls (JA Raval 34, BJ Watling 14, Ex 3)
  • New Zealand: 150 runs in 55.2 overs (332 balls), Extras 16
  • Innings Break: New Zealand - 171/10 in 63.2 overs (N Wagner 4)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Over 1.4: Review by New Zealand (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - SC Cook (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 19.4 overs (118 balls), Extras 0