3rd Test, Durban, Dec 26 - 29 1998, West Indies tour of South Africa
198 & 259
(48.4 ov, target 146)312 & 147/1
South Africa won by 9 wickets
player of the match
Jonty Rhodes
South Africa
West Indies 1st INNINGS
Philo Wallace c Cullinan b Kallis2149753042.85
Junior Murray lbw b Terbrugge2959820049.15
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c †Boucher b Kallis48190050.00
Brian Lara (c)c Cronje b Terbrugge51911248156.04
Carl Hooper c Cullinan b Kallis1039620025.64
Daren Ganga  b Pollock28941173029.78
Ridley Jacobs  b Cronje39711022254.92
Rawl Lewis c Cullinan b Cronje065000.00
Franklyn Rose c Kallis b Cronje6781085.71
Curtly Ambrose run out (Rhodes)045000.00
Courtney Walsh not out 0415000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 5)10
TOTAL(71.1 Ov, RR: 2.78)198
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Philo Wallace, 17.1 ov), 2-52 (Junior Murray, 18.3 ov), 3-57 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 21.2 ov), 4-105 (Carl Hooper, 35.3 ov), 5-133 (Brian Lara, 46.5 ov), 6-178 (Daren Ganga, 64.3 ov), 7-179 (Rawl Lewis, 65.4 ov), 8-185 (Franklyn Rose, 67.5 ov), 9-186 (Curtly Ambrose, 68.4 ov), 10-198 (Ridley Jacobs, 71.1 ov)
Allan Donald13.415504.02---00
Shaun Pollock23.284511.92---04
David Terbrugge1223923.25---01
Jacques Kallis1031831.80---00
Pat Symcox811702.12---00
Hansie Cronje4.101934.55---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
Gary Kirsten c Hooper b Rose26951232027.36
Herschelle Gibbs c Wallace b Rose3558804060.34
Jacques Kallis c †Jacobs b Rose1131542035.48
Daryll Cullinan run out (Rose)401031414038.83
Hansie Cronje (c) b Walsh3072872041.66
Jonty Rhodes c & b Walsh871291828267.44
Shaun Pollock c Hooper b Rose3068923044.11
Mark Boucher  b Rose032000.00
Pat Symcox  b Rose1214232085.71
Allan Donald  b Rose1323341056.52
David Terbrugge not out 25130040.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 13, w 1)26
TOTAL(98 Ov, RR: 3.18)312
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Herschelle Gibbs, 19.4 ov), 2-79 (Gary Kirsten, 29.3 ov), 3-80 (Jacques Kallis, 31.4 ov), 4-140 (Hansie Cronje, 54.3 ov), 5-182 (Daryll Cullinan, 64.2 ov), 6-262 (Shaun Pollock, 87.1 ov), 7-262 (Mark Boucher, 87.3 ov), 8-284 (Pat Symcox, 91.5 ov), 9-295 (Jonty Rhodes, 94.6 ov), 10-312 (Allan Donald, 97.6 ov)
Curtly Ambrose1716003.52---010
Courtney Walsh2966822.34---02
Franklyn Rose2868473.00---11
Rawl Lewis2027003.50---00
Carl Hooper401804.50---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
Philo Wallace c †Boucher b Donald11218008.33
Junior Murray c Gibbs b Kallis2941613070.73
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c & b Pollock7516923813044.37
Brian Lara (c)c Gibbs b Terbrugge7913918715056.83
Carl Hooper c †Boucher b Pollock29140022.22
Daren Ganga c Gibbs b Pollock521281023.80
Ridley Jacobs not out 1569981021.73
Rawl Lewis c †Boucher b Donald025000.00
Franklyn Rose c Gibbs b Pollock2227485081.48
Curtly Ambrose c Cronje b Pollock56101083.33
Courtney Walsh  b Donald38140037.50
Extras(lb 12, nb 9, w 2)23
TOTAL(82.2 Ov, RR: 3.14)259
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Philo Wallace, 4.2 ov), 2-41 (Junior Murray, 13.1 ov), 3-201 (Brian Lara, 58.4 ov), 4-201 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 59.3 ov), 5-204 (Carl Hooper, 61.4 ov), 6-213 (Daren Ganga, 65.3 ov), 7-214 (Rawl Lewis, 66.2 ov), 8-245 (Franklyn Rose, 77.2 ov), 9-252 (Curtly Ambrose, 79.2 ov), 10-259 (Courtney Walsh, 82.2 ov)
Allan Donald20.246233.04---00
Shaun Pollock2768353.07---09
David Terbrugge1342812.15---00
Jacques Kallis1013113.10---00
Pat Symcox1234303.58---20
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 146 runs)
Gary Kirsten not out 711521689046.71
Herschelle Gibbs lbw b Hooper49861174156.97
Jacques Kallis not out 2356503041.07
Extras(lb 1, nb 3)4
TOTAL(48.4 Ov, RR: 3.02)147/1
Fall of wickets: 1-97 (Herschelle Gibbs, 33.1 ov)
Franklyn Rose903103.44---00
Curtly Ambrose401604.00---03
Courtney Walsh41601.50---00
Carl Hooper1945012.63---00
Rawl Lewis12.404303.39---00
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa, elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Jonty Rhodes
Jonty Rhodes
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 1437
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Daren Ganga
Daren Ganga
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David Orchard
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Russell Tiffin
TV Umpire
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Cyril Mitchley
Match Referee
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Ranjan Madugalle
Sat, 26 Dec - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 46 (Gary Kirsten 15*, Herschelle Gibbs 26*, 16 ov)
Sun, 27 Dec - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 292/8 (Jonty Rhodes 85*, Allan Donald 1*, 93.2 ov)
Mon, 28 Dec - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 246/8 (Ridley Jacobs 12*, Curtly Ambrose 0*, 77.5 ov)
Tue, 29 Dec - day 4 -South Africa 2nd innings 147/1 (48.4 ov) - end of match
Day 1
  • Kirsten starts his record 48th consecutive Test for RSA
  • Lights switched on at 15:23
  • Donald leaves the field in over 56.4, Pollock completes the over
  • Cronje returns his best figures of 3/19
  • Kirsten becomes the 3rd South African and 101st Test player to score 3,000 Test runs
  • Paid attendance 11,600
Day 2
  • Lights switched on at 13:00
  • Play stopped at 16:30, 13 overs left in the day
  • Rose returns his best figures of 6/75
  • Paid attendance 12,200
Day 3
  • Lights switched on at 15:22
  • Play stopped at 16:50, 15 overs left in the day
  • Rose finishes with his career best 7/84
  • Chaderpaul goes past 2,000 Test runs
  • Donald becomes the 2nd fastest player to take 250 wickets
  • Gibbs equals the RSA record of 4 catches in an innings
  • Paid attendance 12,900
Day 4
  • Kallis scores his 1,000th test run
  • Walsh leaves the field on a stretcher with a suspected hamstring problem (18th over)
  • South Africa 2nd Innings 1x5 ball over (18th over, called by umpire Orchard)
  • Rose leaves the field in the 46th over
  • Laptop provided by Compaq (