result
3rd Test, London, Aug 16 - 20 2012, South Africa tour of England
309 & 351
(82.5 ov, target 346)315 & 294
South Africa won by 51 runs
player of the match
Vernon Philander
South Africa
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith (c)c †Prior b Anderson1429371048.27
Alviro Petersen c †Prior b Finn2254884040.74
Hashim Amla  b Finn1330533043.33
Jacques Kallis c †Prior b Finn39140033.33
AB de Villiers c Cook b Anderson2747856057.44
Jacques Rudolph  b Swann421031465040.77
Jean-Paul Duminy c †Prior b Anderson611581676038.60
Vernon Philander st †Prior b Swann61931836065.59
Dale Steyn c Swann b Broad2647504055.31
Morne Morkel c †Prior b Finn2536324069.44
Imran Tahir not out 22200100.00
Extras(b 7, lb 5, w 1)13
TOTAL(101.2 Ov, RR: 3.04, 437 Mts)309
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Graeme Smith, 8.3 ov), 2-49 (Alviro Petersen, 18.3 ov), 3-50 (Hashim Amla, 18.6 ov), 4-54 (Jacques Kallis, 20.3 ov), 5-105 (AB de Villiers, 38.1 ov), 6-163 (Jacques Rudolph, 57.3 ov), 7-235 (Jean-Paul Duminy, 80.3 ov), 8-270 (Dale Steyn, 91.4 ov), 9-307 (Morne Morkel, 100.4 ov), 10-309 (Vernon Philander, 101.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson2957632.6213912000
Stuart Broad2446912.871068000
Steven Finn1827544.167912010
Graeme Swann24.266322.581096000
Jonathan Trott611402.33261000
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss (c) b Morkel2036452055.55
Alastair Cook c Kallis b Steyn740631017.50
Jonathan Trott lbw b Steyn810142080.00
Ian Bell c Petersen b Philander581572107036.94
James Taylor c Smith b Morkel1025352040.00
Jonny Bairstow  b Morkel9519631013048.46
Matt Prior c Kallis b Philander2758794046.55
Stuart Broad c Amla b Steyn1622382072.72
Graeme Swann not out 3753944069.81
James Anderson c Rudolph b Steyn1218260066.66
Steven Finn c Duminy b Morkel1034401029.41
Extras(lb 10, nb 4, w 1)15
TOTAL(107.3 Ov, RR: 2.93, 468 Mts)315
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Andrew Strauss, 10.4 ov), 2-38 (Jonathan Trott, 13.5 ov), 3-39 (Alastair Cook, 15.2 ov), 4-54 (James Taylor, 23.2 ov), 5-178 (Ian Bell, 61.5 ov), 6-221 (Matt Prior, 80.1 ov), 7-252 (Stuart Broad, 87.3 ov), 8-264 (Jonny Bairstow, 92.4 ov), 9-283 (James Anderson, 97.6 ov), 10-315 (Steven Finn, 107.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Morne Morkel28.368042.801389004
Vernon Philander2494822.001185000
Dale Steyn2949443.2413314000
Jacques Kallis1232902.41593010
Imran Tahir1435403.85567000
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alviro Petersen lbw b Broad2473893032.87
Graeme Smith (c)lbw b Swann23631023036.50
Hashim Amla  b Finn12120528710059.02
Jacques Kallis lbw b Finn3158915053.44
Dale Steyn c Taylor b Broad938651023.68
AB de Villiers c Strauss b Finn431001354043.00
Jacques Rudolph c †Prior b Finn1129421037.93
Jean-Paul Duminy not out 26931414027.95
Vernon Philander c Bairstow b Anderson3567815052.23
Morne Morkel st †Prior b Swann918251050.00
Imran Tahir  b Anderson1480025.00
Extras(b 6, lb 8, nb 2, w 2)18
TOTAL(124.2 Ov, RR: 2.82, 538 Mts)351
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Graeme Smith, 21.5 ov), 2-50 (Alviro Petersen, 24.3 ov), 3-131 (Jacques Kallis, 46.1 ov), 4-164 (Dale Steyn, 58.5 ov), 5-259 (Hashim Amla, 88.1 ov), 6-268 (AB de Villiers, 90.6 ov), 7-282 (Jacques Rudolph, 96.5 ov), 8-336 (Vernon Philander, 118.3 ov), 9-348 (Morne Morkel, 123.1 ov), 10-351 (Imran Tahir, 124.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson25.247322.881106011
Stuart Broad2128524.048311001
Graeme Swann47149422.0022811000
Steven Finn2757442.741278010
Jonathan Trott401102.75181000
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 346 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andrew Strauss (c)lbw b Philander110180010.00
Alastair Cook lbw b Philander33900100.00
Jonathan Trott c Kallis b Steyn631592137039.62
Ian Bell c Smith b Philander437640010.81
James Taylor run out (Amla/Steyn/†de Villiers)423340017.39
Jonny Bairstow  b Imran Tahir54476880114.89
Matt Prior c Smith b Philander731301698056.15
Stuart Broad c Amla b Kallis3742692188.09
Graeme Swann run out (Rudolph/Imran Tahir)41344152120.58
James Anderson not out 412280033.33
Steven Finn c Kallis b Philander011000.00
Extras(b 7, nb 1, w 2)10
TOTAL(82.5 Ov, RR: 3.54, 363 Mts)294
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Alastair Cook, 1.2 ov), 2-6 (Andrew Strauss, 3.5 ov), 3-34 (Ian Bell, 18.3 ov), 4-45 (James Taylor, 25.6 ov), 5-134 (Jonny Bairstow, 42.6 ov), 6-146 (Jonathan Trott, 51.1 ov), 7-208 (Stuart Broad, 67.4 ov), 8-282 (Graeme Swann, 78.4 ov), 9-294 (Matt Prior, 82.4 ov), 10-294 (Steven Finn, 82.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Morne Morkel1735803.41715021
Vernon Philander14.543052.02692000
Dale Steyn1646113.81739100
Jacques Kallis1125014.54456100
Imran Tahir2438813.66958100
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Season2012
Player Of The Match
Vernon Philander
Vernon Philander
Player Of The Series
Hashim Amla
Hashim Amla
Matt Prior
Matt Prior
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2053
Hours of play (local time)11am start, Lunch 13.00-13.40, Tea 15.40-16.00, Close 18.00
Match days16,17,18,19,20 August 2012 - day(5-day match)
Umpires
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Kumar Dharmasena
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Simon Taufel
TV Umpire
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Rod Tucker
Reserve Umpire
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Peter Hartley
Match Referee
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Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 16 Aug - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 262/7 (Vernon Philander 46*, Dale Steyn 21*, 87.4 ov)
Fri, 17 Aug - day 2 -England 1st innings 208/5 (Jonny Bairstow 72*, Matt Prior 22*, 72 ov)
Sat, 18 Aug - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 145/3 (Hashim Amla 57*, Dale Steyn 0*, 50 ov)
Sun, 19 Aug - day 4 -England 2nd innings 16/2 (Jonathan Trott 6*, Ian Bell 4*, 13 ov)
Mon, 20 Aug - day 5 -England 2nd innings 294/10 (82.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Over 8.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - GC Smith (Upheld)
  • Over 12.4: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - AN Petersen (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 27/1 in 13.0 overs (AN Petersen 12, HM Amla 1)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 18.4 overs (112 balls), Extras 0
  • Over 20.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - JH Kallis (Upheld)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 65/4 in 24.0 overs (AB de Villiers 5, JA Rudolph 7)
  • Rain: South Africa - 65/4 in 24.0 overs (AB de Villiers 5, JA Rudolph 7)
  • Over 34.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 35.2 overs (212 balls), Extras 5
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 92 balls (AB de Villiers 26, JA Rudolph 21, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 105/5 in 38.1 overs (JA Rudolph 21)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 52.5 overs (317 balls), Extras 5
  • Tea: South Africa - 151/5 in 55.0 overs (JA Rudolph 41, JP Duminy 26)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 110 balls (JA Rudolph 21, JP Duminy 31, Ex 0)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 69.2 overs (416 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: South Africa - 201/6 in 70.0 overs (JP Duminy 44, VD Philander 26)
  • JP Duminy: 50 off 124 balls, 135 mins (5 x 4)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 85 balls (JP Duminy 17, VD Philander 32, Ex 1)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 235/6 after 80.1 overs (JP Duminy 61, VD Philander 41)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 83.6 overs (504 balls), Extras 12
  • Bad Light: South Africa - 262/7 in 87.4 overs (VD Philander 46, DW Steyn 21)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 262/7 in 87.4 overs (VD Philander 46, DW Steyn 21)
Day 2
  • VD Philander: 50 off 75 balls, 146 mins (5 x 4)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 99.3 overs (597 balls), Extras 13
  • Drinks: South Africa - 307/9 in 100.4 overs (VD Philander 61)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 309/10 in 101.2 overs (Imran Tahir 2)
  • England 1st innings
  • Lunch: England - 29/1 in 10.4 overs (AN Cook 6)
  • Over 13.5: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - IJL Trott (Upheld)
  • England: 50 runs in 18.1 overs (110 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: England - 54/4 in 23.2 overs (IR Bell 3)
  • Over 30.5: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - SJA Taufel, Batsman - IR Bell (Struck down)
  • Tea: England - 94/4 in 38.0 overs (IR Bell 20, JM Bairstow 19)
  • England: 100 runs in 40.5 overs (248 balls), Extras 10
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 113 balls (IR Bell 23, JM Bairstow 26, Ex 4)
  • Drinks: England - 142/4 in 52.0 overs (IR Bell 42, JM Bairstow 44)
  • England: 150 runs in 53.3 overs (325 balls), Extras 11
  • JM Bairstow: 50 off 86 balls, 130 mins (8 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 100 runs in 187 balls (IR Bell 40, JM Bairstow 55, Ex 5)
  • IR Bell: 50 off 133 balls, 189 mins (6 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 69.6 overs (424 balls), Extras 11
  • End Of Day: England - 208/5 in 72.0 overs (JM Bairstow 72, MJ Prior 22)
Day 3
  • New Ball Taken: England 221/5 after 80.1 overs (JM Bairstow 80, MJ Prior 27)
  • Drinks: England - 243/6 in 86.0 overs (JM Bairstow 94, SCJ Broad 8)
  • England: 250 runs in 86.6 overs (526 balls), Extras 11
  • Over 91.6: Review by England (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - GP Swann (Upheld)
  • Lunch: England - 277/8 in 97.0 overs (GP Swann 14, JM Anderson 9)
  • England: 300 runs in 103.4 overs (626 balls), Extras 15
  • Innings Break: England - 315/10 in 107.3 overs (GP Swann 37)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Tea: South Africa - 33/0 in 15.0 overs (AN Petersen 20, GC Smith 13)
  • Over 17.5: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - GC Smith (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 24.1 overs (145 balls), Extras 0
  • Drinks: South Africa - 70/2 in 30.0 overs (HM Amla 11, JH Kallis 7)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 34.2 overs (207 balls), Extras 6
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 60 balls (HM Amla 24, JH Kallis 20, Ex 6)
  • Over 46.1: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - SJA Taufel, Batsman - JH Kallis (Struck down)
  • HM Amla: 50 off 95 balls, 122 mins (7 x 4)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 145/3 in 50.0 overs (HM Amla 57, DW Steyn 0)
Day 4
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 55.4 overs (336 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: South Africa - 183/4 in 63.0 overs (HM Amla 75, AB de Villiers 10)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 69.6 overs (422 balls), Extras 11
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 95 balls (HM Amla 26, AB de Villiers 24, Ex 0)
  • Rain: South Africa - 216/4 in 76.4 overs (HM Amla 94, AB de Villiers 24)
  • Lunch: South Africa - 216/4 in 76.4 overs (HM Amla 94, AB de Villiers 24)
  • Wet Ground: South Africa - 216/4 in 76.4 overs (HM Amla 94, AB de Villiers 24)
  • HM Amla: 100 off 182 balls, 245 mins (9 x 4)
  • New Ball Taken: South Africa 225/4 after 80.1 overs (HM Amla 101, AB de Villiers 26)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 86.3 overs (521 balls), Extras 11
  • Over 89.3: Review by England (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - AB de Villiers (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 268/6 in 91.0 overs (JA Rudolph 6)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 104.6 overs (632 balls), Extras 13
  • Tea: South Africa - 306/7 in 107.0 overs (JP Duminy 18, VD Philander 11)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 122 balls (JP Duminy 15, VD Philander 34, Ex 4)
  • Over 120.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - SJA Taufel, Batsman - M Morkel (Upheld)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 345/8 in 122.0 overs (JP Duminy 24, M Morkel 8)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 123.5 overs (745 balls), Extras 18
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 351/10 in 124.2 overs (JP Duminy 26)
  • England 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: England - 16/2 in 13.0 overs (IJL Trott 6, IR Bell 4)
Day 5
  • Drinks: England - 45/4 in 26.0 overs (IJL Trott 25)
  • England: 50 runs in 27.6 overs (168 balls), Extras 8
  • Over 33.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - SJA Taufel, Batsman - JM Bairstow (Struck down)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 52 balls (IJL Trott 15, JM Bairstow 36, Ex 0)
  • England: 100 runs in 35.2 overs (212 balls), Extras 8
  • IJL Trott: 50 off 126 balls, 166 mins (6 x 4)
  • Lunch: England - 120/4 in 40.0 overs (IJL Trott 57, JM Bairstow 43)
  • JM Bairstow: 50 off 41 balls, 58 mins (8 x 4)
  • England: 150 runs in 51.3 overs (309 balls), Extras 8
  • Drinks: England - 174/6 in 55.0 overs (MJ Prior 14, SCJ Broad 23)
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 74 balls (MJ Prior 15, SCJ Broad 35, Ex 0)
  • England: 200 runs in 65.4 overs (394 balls), Extras 8
  • Tea: England - 221/7 in 70.0 overs (MJ Prior 35, GP Swann 12)
  • England: 250 runs in 74.4 overs (448 balls), Extras 9
  • MJ Prior: 50 off 107 balls, 128 mins (5 x 4)
  • 8th Wicket: 50 runs in 49 balls (MJ Prior 17, GP Swann 35, Ex 1)
  • New Ball Taken: England 288/8 after 81.1 overs (MJ Prior 69, JM Anderson 2)