result
1st Test, Birmingham, Jul 24 - 28 2003, South Africa tour of England and Ireland
594/5d & 134/4d
(target 321)408 & 110/1
Match drawn
Player Of The Match
277 & 85
graeme-smith
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith (c)c Anderson b Giles27737354135074.26
Herschelle Gibbs c Butcher b Vaughan17923630529175.84
Gary Kirsten c †Stewart b Giles44951057046.31
Boeta Dippenaar c Butcher b Gough2262833035.48
Jacques Rudolph c Gough b Harmison1035381028.57
Mark Boucher not out 1534491044.11
Shaun Pollock not out 2439420161.53
Extras(b 8, lb 11, nb 4)23
TOTAL(145 Ov, RR: 4.09, 584 Mts)594/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-338 (Herschelle Gibbs, 74.5 ov), 2-438 (Gary Kirsten, 101.5 ov), 3-514 (Boeta Dippenaar, 122.4 ov), 4-552 (Jacques Rudolph, 132.2 ov), 5-556 (Graeme Smith, 133.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Anderson1629205.756416001
Darren Gough2568813.5211212102
Andrew Flintoff2569703.8810715001
Steve Harmison27210413.8511113000
Ashley Giles42215323.6416616100
Mark Butcher201507.5052000
Michael Vaughan802613.25332000
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick  b Ntini31861246036.04
Michael Vaughan c †Boucher b Pretorius15628641524154.54
Mark Butcher lbw b Ntini1350612026.00
Nasser Hussain (c)lbw b Pollock1760014.28
Anthony McGrath c Rudolph b Pretorius3469985049.27
Alec Stewart  b Pretorius38871317043.67
Andrew Flintoff lbw b Pretorius4057757170.17
Ashley Giles  b Pollock41831098049.39
Darren Gough c Rudolph b Ntini11829005.55
Steve Harmison  b Ntini021000.00
James Anderson not out 0412000.00
Extras(b 19, lb 6, nb 17, w 11)53
TOTAL(122.4 Ov, RR: 3.32, 534 Mts)408
Fall of wickets: 1-66 (Marcus Trescothick, 26.6 ov), 2-132 (Mark Butcher, 41.1 ov), 3-133 (Nasser Hussain, 42.2 ov), 4-222 (Anthony McGrath, 64.6 ov), 5-306 (Michael Vaughan, 94.4 ov), 6-311 (Alec Stewart, 96.4 ov), 7-374 (Andrew Flintoff, 112.5 ov), 8-398 (Darren Gough, 119.4 ov), 9-398 (Steve Harmison, 119.6 ov), 10-408 (Ashley Giles, 122.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock27.4105121.841497017
Makhaya Ntini28811444.0712920202
Charl Willoughby2074602.301026020
Dewald Pretorius25211544.6010816044
Robin Peterson2295702.5910910000
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith (c) b Giles8570100102121.42
Herschelle Gibbs  b Anderson921320042.85
Gary Kirsten c McGrath b Harmison11070010.00
Boeta Dippenaar not out 2846722060.86
Jacques Rudolph st †Stewart b Giles810120080.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 1)3
TOTAL(26 Ov, RR: 5.15, 113 Mts)134/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Herschelle Gibbs, 7.2 ov), 2-32 (Gary Kirsten, 8.5 ov), 3-114 (Graeme Smith, 23.1 ov), 4-134 (Jacques Rudolph, 25.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Steve Harmison603415.66224001
James Anderson1013713.70405000
Ashley Giles804525.62232100
Andrew Flintoff201608.0061100
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 321 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Marcus Trescothick not out 52941369055.31
Michael Vaughan c Pollock b Peterson2261891136.06
Nasser Hussain (c)not out 2349475046.93
Extras(b 8, lb 5)13
TOTAL(34 Ov, RR: 3.23, 136 Mts)110/1
Fall of wickets: 1-72 (Michael Vaughan, 21.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock73600.85370000
Makhaya Ntini403809.50127100
Robin Peterson1333312.53614000
Dewald Pretorius1062002.00524000
MATCH DETAILS
Edgbaston, Birmingham
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England and Ireland
Season2003
Player Of The Match
Graeme Smith
Graeme Smith
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 1651
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Daryl Harper
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
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Jeremy Lloyds
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 24 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 398/1 (Graeme Smith 178*, Gary Kirsten 26*, 91 ov)
Fri, 25 Jul - day 2 - no play
Sat, 26 Jul - day 3 - England 1st innings 25/0 (Marcus Trescothick 17*, Michael Vaughan 4*, 8 ov)
Sun, 27 Jul - day 4 - England 1st innings 374/7 (Ashley Giles 9*, 112.5 ov)
Mon, 28 Jul - day 5 - England 2nd innings 110/1 (34 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Scorers: DE Wainwright & RJ Orgill
  • 4th Umpire - JF Steele
Day 1
  • HH Gibbs 50 in 141 mins off 96 balls, 9x4
  • GC Smith 50 in 154 mins off 115 balls, 9x4
  • HH Gibbs 100 in 194 mins off 138 balls, 18x4, 1x6
  • GC Smith 100 in 224 mins off 161 balls, 16x4
  • 1st wicket partnership record for South Africa against England passing the 260 set by B Mitchell and IJ Siedle in Cape Town 1930/31
  • HH Gibbs 150 in 243 mins off 188 balls, 26x4, 1x6
  • GC Smith 150 in 321 mins off 231 balls, 21x4
Day 2
  • Play abandoned for the day at 3.15pm
Day 3
  • GC Smith 200 in 413 mins off 285 balls, 27x4
  • GC Smith 250 in 490 mins off 346 balls, 32x4
Day 4
  • MP Vaughan 50 in 168 mins off 108 balls, 9x4
  • MP Vaughan 100 in 262 mins off 169 balls, 15x4, 1x6
  • MP Vaughan 150 in 382 mins off 267 balls, 23x4, 1x6
Day 5
  • GC Smith 50 in 78 mins off 50 balls, 5x4, 1x6
  • ME Trescothick 50 in 98 mins off 73 balls, 9x4