3rd Test, Manchester, Jul 2 - 6 1998, South Africa tour of England
(171 ov)(f/o) 183 & 369/9
Match drawn
player of the match
Jacques Kallis
South Africa
South Africa 1st INNINGS
Gary Kirsten c †Stewart b Fraser21052565024140.00
Gerhardus Liebenberg  b Gough1629333055.17
Jacques Kallis  b Gough13226635316049.62
Daryll Cullinan  b Giles752342988032.05
Hansie Cronje (c)not out 691051284165.71
Jonty Rhodes c Cork b Gough1223341052.17
Lance Klusener not out 1724511070.83
Extras(b 4, lb 10, nb 6, w 1)21
TOTAL(199.5 Ov, RR: 2.76)552/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Gerhardus Liebenberg, 8.6 ov), 2-263 (Jacques Kallis, 105.1 ov), 3-439 (Gary Kirsten, 169.2 ov), 4-457 (Daryll Cullinan, 178.3 ov), 5-490 (Jonty Rhodes, 187.4 ov)
Darren Gough37511633.13---16
Dominic Cork35.5710903.04---01
Angus Fraser35118712.48---00
Robert Croft511410302.01---00
Ashley Giles36710612.94---00
Mark Ramprakash501703.40---00
England 1st INNINGS
Nick Knight c †Boucher b Donald1117281064.70
Mike Atherton c †Boucher b Ntini411201587034.16
Nasser Hussain c †Boucher b Donald422310018.18
Alec Stewart (c)† b Kallis401121355035.71
Mark Ramprakash c †Boucher b Adams301001361030.00
Dominic Cork c Cronje b Adams634471017.64
Robert Croft  b Ntini1127281040.74
Graham Thorpe lbw b Adams067000.00
Ashley Giles not out 1638451042.10
Darren Gough c Donald b Adams618261033.33
Angus Fraser  b Kallis014000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 12, nb 1)18
TOTAL(82.1 Ov, RR: 2.22)183
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Nick Knight, 6.1 ov), 2-34 (Nasser Hussain, 14.3 ov), 3-94 (Mike Atherton, 40.2 ov), 4-108 (Alec Stewart, 49.6 ov), 5-136 (Dominic Cork, 61.1 ov), 6-155 (Robert Croft, 68.3 ov), 7-156 (Graham Thorpe, 69.6 ov), 8-161 (Mark Ramprakash, 73.5 ov), 9-179 (Darren Gough, 81.2 ov), 10-183 (Angus Fraser, 82.1 ov)
Allan Donald1332822.15---00
Lance Klusener1443702.64---01
Makhaya Ntini1672821.75---01
Paul Adams31106342.03---00
Jacques Kallis8.131021.22---00
Nick Knight c †Boucher b Donald12022005.00
Mike Atherton c Ntini b Kallis8928037113031.78
Nasser Hussain  b Kallis524281020.83
Alec Stewart (c)†c Klusener b Donald16431741824051.73
Mark Ramprakash lbw b Donald341491852022.81
Graham Thorpe  b Donald037000.00
Dominic Cork  b Adams1670016.66
Robert Croft not out 371251904029.60
Ashley Giles c sub (BM McMillan) b Donald11515006.66
Darren Gough c Kirsten b Donald1276750015.78
Angus Fraser not out 01322000.00
Extras(b 20, lb 2, nb 2, w 1)25
TOTAL(171 Ov, RR: 2.15)369/9
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Nick Knight, 4.6 ov), 2-11 (Nasser Hussain, 11.5 ov), 3-237 (Mike Atherton, 94.5 ov), 4-293 (Alec Stewart, 118.4 ov), 5-293 (Graham Thorpe, 120.1 ov), 6-296 (Dominic Cork, 121.5 ov), 7-323 (Mark Ramprakash, 141.2 ov), 8-329 (Ashley Giles, 145.1 ov), 9-367 (Darren Gough, 165.5 ov)
Allan Donald40148862.20---00
Jacques Kallis41197121.73---11
Makhaya Ntini29116702.31---01
Paul Adams51229011.76---00
Lance Klusener301505.00---00
Hansie Cronje631502.50---00
Daryll Cullinan10101.00---00
Old Trafford, Manchester
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Player Of The Match
Jacques Kallis
Jacques Kallis
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1420
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Ashley Giles
Ashley Giles
New Zealand Image
Doug Cowie
England Image
Peter Willey
TV Umpire
England Image
David Constant
Match Referee
Pakistan Image
Javed Burki
Thu, 02 Jul - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 237/1 (Gary Kirsten 98*, Jacques Kallis 117*, 97 ov)
Fri, 03 Jul - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 487/4 (Hansie Cronje 27*, Jonty Rhodes 12*, 187 ov)
Sat, 04 Jul - day 3 -England 1st innings 162/8 (Ashley Giles 1*, Darren Gough 0*, 75 ov)
Sun, 05 Jul - day 4 -England 2nd innings 211/2 (Mike Atherton 82*, Alec Stewart 115*, 81.2 ov)
Mon, 06 Jul - day 5 -England 2nd innings 369/9 (171 ov) - end of match
Day 1
  • SA 2nd wicket partnership equals the record for South Africa. Previously 212 by G Kirsten and DJ Cullinan vs India at Calcutta, 1996/97.
  • It is also a new record at Old Trafford. The previous record was 200 by IM Barrow and GA Headly for West Indies, 1933.
Day 2
  • South Africa set a new 2nd wicket partnership of 238 against England.
  • JH Kallis makes his highest test score, his previous best was 101.
  • G Kirsten makes his highest test score, his previous best of 133 was made at Calcutta in 1996, it is also the longest innings for a South African, the previous best was 9 hrs 35 mins by Jackie McGlew at Durban in 1958
  • Both Kallis and Kirsten have beaten the highest score by a South African at Old Trafford.
Day 3
  • South Africa make their highest score against England.
Day 5
  • Match finishes with the scores level