result
3rd Test, Wellington, Mar 17 - 22 1999, South Africa tour of New Zealand
222 & 291
(8.1 ov, target 16)498/8d & 16/2
South Africa won by 8 wickets
player of the match
Steve Elworthy
South Africa
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Matt Horne c Cullinan b Pollock23235006.25
Bryan Young c Rhodes b Kallis1861862029.50
Roger Twose c †Boucher b Elworthy12781151015.38
Nathan Astle  b Elworthy2038514052.63
Gary Stead c Pollock b Elworthy6815321110044.44
Chris Harris c Rhodes b Pollock681852519036.75
Daniel Vettori c Kallis b Elworthy49131044.44
Adam Parore c Cullinan b Pollock527350018.51
Dion Nash (c)c Adams b Pollock219290010.52
Simon Doull c †Boucher b Pollock038000.00
Shayne O'Connor not out 214160014.28
Extras(lb 18, nb 3)21
TOTAL(102.3 Ov, RR: 2.16, 430 Mts)222
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Matt Horne, 8.6 ov), 2-32 (Bryan Young, 20.3 ov), 3-57 (Nathan Astle, 33.5 ov), 4-58 (Roger Twose, 35.4 ov), 5-203 (Gary Stead, 85.1 ov), 6-207 (Daniel Vettori, 87.4 ov), 7-218 (Adam Parore, 96.2 ov), 8-219 (Chris Harris, 96.4 ov), 9-219 (Simon Doull, 98.1 ov), 10-222 (Dion Nash, 102.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock28.3143351.15---03
Steve Elworthy27106642.44---00
Jacques Kallis2054412.20---00
Lance Klusener1573302.20---00
Paul Adams721201.71---00
Hansie Cronje531603.20---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten  b O'Connor40751057053.33
Herschelle Gibbs c O'Connor b Vettori12025031616048.00
Jacques Kallis c Horne b Nash1740483042.50
Daryll Cullinan c & b Astle15227232722155.88
Hansie Cronje (c)c Nash b Vettori7212718811056.69
Jonty Rhodes c Young b Vettori326380011.53
Shaun Pollock not out 431031476041.74
Mark Boucher  b Vettori849561016.32
Lance Klusener c †Parore b Nash1946613041.30
Steve Elworthy not out 38120037.50
Extras(b 10, lb 6, nb 5)21
TOTAL(165 Ov, RR: 3.01, 653 Mts)498/8d
Did not bat: Paul Adams 
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Gary Kirsten, 24.3 ov), 2-105 (Jacques Kallis, 36.5 ov), 3-258 (Herschelle Gibbs, 83.2 ov), 4-403 (Daryll Cullinan, 124.2 ov), 5-415 (Hansie Cronje, 129.3 ov), 6-420 (Jonty Rhodes, 133.1 ov), 7-440 (Mark Boucher, 147.4 ov), 8-489 (Lance Klusener, 162.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Simon Doull2447703.20---00
Shayne O'Connor2448913.70---02
Dion Nash2577623.04---02
Daniel Vettori541615342.83---00
Chris Harris2206603.00---01
Nathan Astle1682111.31---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bryan Young c †Boucher b Pollock214180014.28
Matt Horne lbw b Elworthy2736524075.00
Roger Twose c Pollock b Elworthy521291023.80
Nathan Astle  b Elworthy621442019043.05
Gary Stead lbw b Elworthy33941135035.10
Chris Harris  b Adams411241674133.06
Adam Parore c Rhodes b Adams1950743038.00
Dion Nash (c)c †Boucher b Adams2768964039.70
Daniel Vettori  b Pollock1646531034.78
Simon Doull not out 38334561115.15
Shayne O'Connor c Rhodes b Adams26100033.33
Extras(b 9, lb 7, nb 3)19
TOTAL(105.3 Ov, RR: 2.75, 434 Mts)291
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Bryan Young, 4.3 ov), 2-35 (Roger Twose, 11.2 ov), 3-35 (Matt Horne, 11.5 ov), 4-100 (Gary Stead, 39.5 ov), 5-152 (Nathan Astle, 60.6 ov), 6-196 (Adam Parore, 79.1 ov), 7-199 (Chris Harris, 81.1 ov), 8-233 (Daniel Vettori, 94.3 ov), 9-281 (Dion Nash, 103.3 ov), 10-291 (Shayne O'Connor, 105.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock2585422.16---01
Steve Elworthy2859343.32---01
Jacques Kallis1975002.63---00
Lance Klusener1171501.36---01
Paul Adams22.366342.80---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 16 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Gary Kirsten not out 1217301070.58
Herschelle Gibbs run out (Horne/Vettori/Harris)02219000.00
Jacques Kallis  b Vettori4771057.14
Daryll Cullinan not out 032000.00
Extras0
TOTAL(8.1 Ov, RR: 1.95, 30 Mts)16/2
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Herschelle Gibbs, 5.2 ov), 2-14 (Jacques Kallis, 7.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shayne O'Connor4.10902.16---00
Daniel Vettori40711.75---00
MATCH DETAILS
Basin Reserve, Wellington
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Season1998/99
Player Of The Match
Steve Elworthy
Steve Elworthy
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1452
Match daysday(5-day match)
Umpires
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Srinivas Venkataraghavan
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Steve Dunne
TV Umpire
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Billy Bowden
Match Referee
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Alan Smith
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 18 Mar - day 1 -New Zealand 1st innings 211/6 (Chris Harris 66*, Adam Parore 0*, 90 ov)
Fri, 19 Mar - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 235/2 (Herschelle Gibbs 115*, Daryll Cullinan 56*, 75 ov)
Sat, 20 Mar - day 3 -South Africa 1st innings 498/8 (Shaun Pollock 43*, Steve Elworthy 3*, 165 ov)
Sun, 21 Mar - day 4 -New Zealand 2nd innings 217/7 (Dion Nash 4*, Daniel Vettori 12*, 89 ov)
Mon, 22 Mar - day 5 -South Africa 2nd innings 16/2 (8.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • Lunch: New Zealand 50/2 (Twose 10*, Astle 15*; 29 overs)
  • Tea: New Zealand 113/4 (Stead 34*, Harris 15*; 57 overs)
Day 2
  • Lunch: South Africa 24/0 (Kirsten 11*, Gibbs 13*; 12 overs)
  • Tea: South Africa 123/2 (Gibbs 57*, Cullinan 7*; 42 overs)
Day 3
  • Lunch: South Africa 345/3 (Cullinan 115*, Cronje 43*; 106 overs)
  • Tea: South Africa 422/6 (Pollock 6*, Boucher 0*; 136 overs)
Day 4
  • Lunch: New Zealand 74/3 (Astle 18*, Stead 20*; 28 overs)
  • Tea: New Zealand 145/4 (Astle 55*, Harris 19*; 59 overs)
  • New Zealand 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (8th over - S Elworthy's 4th over, called by umpire RS Dunne)
  • South Africa 1st innings: 1x7 ball over (66th over - DL Vettori's 18th over, called by umpire RS Dunne)