result
1st Test, The Oval, Jul 19 - 23 2012, South Africa tour of England
385 & 240
South Africa won by an innings and 12 runs
Player Of The Match
311*
hashim-amla
Day 5
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England limitations exposed
9yMark Nicholas at The Oval
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Kirsten focused on next hurdle
9yFirdose Moonda at The Oval
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Regularity brings rewards
9yFirdose Moonda at The Oval
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Losing at their own game
9yGeorge Dobell at The Oval
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The most comprehensive Test victory
9yS Rajesh
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Bowlers set tone for victory - Smith
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Crowds flock to final day
9yFirdose Moonda and George Dobell
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'We can take 20 wickets' - Strauss
9yDavid Hopps
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Steyn and Tahir complete innings victory
9yThe Report by Andrew McGlashan
Day 4
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The South African batting marathon - in stats
9yAlan Tyers
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Smith's creativity brings rewards
9yFirdose Moonda at The Oval
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Amla, Kallis lead run deluge
9yMadhusudhan Ramakrishnan
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The joy of Test-match batting
9yMark Nicholas
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The silent triumph of Hashim Amla
9yFirdose Moonda at The Oval
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England No. 1 status hanging by a thread
9yGeorge Dobell at The Oval
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Kallis dedicates great day to Boucher
9yGeorge Dobell and Firdose Moonda at The Oval
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South Africa surge after Amla's triple hundred
9yThe Report by Andrew McGlashan
Day 3
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Historic ton the fruit of Smith labours
9yFirdose Moonda at The Oval
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Blunted England facing pitch battle
9yGeorge Dobell at The Oval
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Smith and Amla a study in contrasts
9yFirdose Moonda at The Oval
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Remove Smith, but it's Kallis next
9yGeorge Dobell and Firdose Moonda at The Oval
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Amla and Smith produce epic hundreds
9yThe Report by Andrew McGlashan
Day 2
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The dark ages at The Oval
9yEwan Day-Collins
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England learn the hard reality
9yGeorge Dobell at The Oval
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Anti-hero Steyn disproves mantra
9yFirdose Moonda at The Oval
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South Africa awake to their task
9yMark Nicholas at The Oval
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Swings and missed run-outs
9yGeorge Dobell and Firdose Moonda at The Oval
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South Africa consolidate after bowlers fight back
9yThe Report by Andrew McGlashan
Day 1
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Sluggish South Africa lack innovation
9yFirdose Moonda at The Oval
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England - beauty in the eye of the beholder
9yGeorge Dobell at The Oval
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Smith's tribute and tactics
9yGeorge Dobell and Firdose Moonda at The Oval
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Cook hundred gives England control
9yThe Report by Andrew McGlashan
Others
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England v South Africa, 2012
8yHugh Chevallier
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Cricket, the England way
8yJarrod Kimber
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Time to offer Amla some cheesecake
8yJarrod Kimber
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We didn't play like No. 1 - Anderson
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The wristy joy of Amla
9yMark Nicholas
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South Africans rise up Test rankings after Oval victory
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Kallis, Steyn, and why the X-factor matters
9yRob Steen
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Let the battle for No. 1 commence
9yThe Preview by Alan Gardner
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A Test series that cricket needs
9yGeorge Dobell at The Oval
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Top in touching distance for Smith
9yFirdose Moonda
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Battle of the bowlers set to commence
9yGeorge Dobell and Firdose Moonda
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Onions doubtful for first Test
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