5th Test, Centurion, Jan 15 - 18 1999, West Indies tour of South Africa
313 & 399/5d
(75.2 ov, target 569)144 & 217
South Africa won by 351 runs
player of the match
Hansie Cronje
South Africa
South Africa 1st INNINGS
Gary Kirsten c †Jacobs b Walsh022000.00
Herschelle Gibbs c Reifer b Walsh211230018.18
Jacques Kallis c Chanderpaul b Hooper831812727145.85
Daryll Cullinan c Wallace b McLean981420112.50
Hansie Cronje (c)c †Jacobs b Dillon2546605054.34
Jonty Rhodes c King b Dillon2432374075.00
Shaun Pollock c Lara b Walsh1317203076.47
Mark Boucher c Lara b Walsh10018320816054.64
Lance Klusener c †Jacobs b Walsh1236582033.33
Allan Donald not out 1236601033.33
Paul Adams c †Jacobs b Walsh724271029.16
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 19)26
TOTAL(92.5 Ov, RR: 3.37)313
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Gary Kirsten, 0.2 ov), 2-5 (Herschelle Gibbs, 4.3 ov), 3-18 (Daryll Cullinan, 7.1 ov), 4-65 (Hansie Cronje, 19.3 ov), 5-98 (Jonty Rhodes, 27.6 ov), 6-123 (Shaun Pollock, 32.2 ov), 7-215 (Jacques Kallis, 65.4 ov), 8-270 (Lance Klusener, 80.3 ov), 9-302 (Mark Boucher, 86.3 ov), 10-313 (Paul Adams, 92.5 ov)
Courtney Walsh24.568063.22---08
Nixon McLean1817113.94---06
Reon King1115004.54---05
Mervyn Dillon1726223.64---00
Carl Hooper1752711.58---00
Shivnarine Chanderpaul511603.20---00
West Indies 1st INNINGS
Philo Wallace  b Donald411131036.36
Daren Ganga c Kallis b Pollock067000.00
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c Donald b Klusener381141696033.33
Brian Lara (c)c Kallis b Donald687712014088.31
Carl Hooper  b Klusener817232047.05
Floyd Reifer c Rhodes b Pollock0712000.00
Ridley Jacobs not out 833531024.24
Nixon McLean c Cronje b Donald810162080.00
Mervyn Dillon c Adams b Donald038000.00
Reon King lbw b Donald023000.00
Courtney Walsh lbw b Kallis210180020.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 7)8
TOTAL(47.1 Ov, RR: 3.05)144
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Daren Ganga, 1.5 ov), 2-5 (Philo Wallace, 2.5 ov), 3-102 (Brian Lara, 30.1 ov), 4-122 (Carl Hooper, 34.5 ov), 5-125 (Floyd Reifer, 37.2 ov), 6-126 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 38.2 ov), 7-140 (Nixon McLean, 41.4 ov), 8-140 (Mervyn Dillon, 43.1 ov), 9-140 (Reon King, 43.3 ov), 10-144 (Courtney Walsh, 47.1 ov)
Allan Donald1344953.76---00
Shaun Pollock1424122.92---07
Lance Klusener1332722.07---00
Jacques Kallis7.112613.62---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
Gary Kirsten c Ganga b Hooper13430544815043.93
Herschelle Gibbs c Wallace b Hooper51991239051.51
Jacques Kallis c †Jacobs b Hooper27811071033.33
Daryll Cullinan c Ganga b Dillon47101057.14
Hansie Cronje (c)c Ganga b McLean581051217155.23
Jonty Rhodes not out 1039510486108.42
Shaun Pollock not out 313210023.07
Extras(b 3, lb 2, nb 13, w 1)19
TOTAL(115.2 Ov, RR: 3.45)399/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-82 (Herschelle Gibbs, 27.6 ov), 2-140 (Jacques Kallis, 55.6 ov), 3-149 (Daryll Cullinan, 58.5 ov), 4-256 (Hansie Cronje, 91.4 ov), 5-371 (Gary Kirsten, 111.1 ov)
Courtney Walsh7.34600.80---00
Nixon McLean23.338913.78---06
Reon King1718004.70---06
Mervyn Dillon2307913.43---01
Carl Hooper36.2411733.22---10
Shivnarine Chanderpaul812302.87---00
West Indies 2nd INNINGS (target: 569 runs)
Philo Wallace c †Boucher b Donald44310100.00
Daren Ganga c Rhodes b Pollock952751017.30
Shivnarine Chanderpaul c Cronje b Kallis43911227047.25
Brian Lara (c)lbw b Adams1471932019.71
Carl Hooper lbw b Klusener1033482030.30
Floyd Reifer c Kallis b Adams625330024.00
Ridley Jacobs c †Boucher b Kallis789211312184.78
Nixon McLean  b Adams3345545173.33
Mervyn Dillon  b Cullinan521151023.80
Reon King not out 22223009.09
Courtney Walsh  b Adams049000.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 8)13
TOTAL(75.2 Ov, RR: 2.88)217
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Philo Wallace, 0.4 ov), 2-46 (Daren Ganga, 17.3 ov), 3-68 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 29.5 ov), 4-86 (Brian Lara, 40.3 ov), 5-86 (Carl Hooper, 41.3 ov), 6-117 (Floyd Reifer, 48.5 ov), 7-198 (Nixon McLean, 63.1 ov), 8-209 (Mervyn Dillon, 68.3 ov), 9-216 (Ridley Jacobs, 72.6 ov), 10-217 (Courtney Walsh, 75.2 ov)
Allan Donald20814.00---00
Shaun Pollock1653812.37---06
Lance Klusener1645013.12---02
Paul Adams21.266443.00---00
Hansie Cronje53801.60---00
Jacques Kallis851221.50---00
Daryll Cullinan713214.57---00
SuperSport Park, Centurion
TossWest Indies, elected to field first
SeriesWest Indies tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Hansie Cronje
Hansie Cronje
Herschelle Gibbs
Herschelle Gibbs
Lance Klusener
Lance Klusener
Paul Adams
Paul Adams
Jacques Kallis
Jacques Kallis
Shaun Pollock
Shaun Pollock
Gary Kirsten
Gary Kirsten
Daryll Cullinan
Daryll Cullinan
Jonty Rhodes
Jonty Rhodes
Allan Donald
Allan Donald
Mark Boucher
Mark Boucher
Player Of The Series
Jacques Kallis
Jacques Kallis
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 5-0
Match numberTest no. 1441
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Reon King
Reon King
South Africa Image
Rudi Koertzen
India Image
Srinivas Venkataraghavan
TV Umpire
South Africa Image
David Orchard
Match Referee
Sri Lanka Image
Ranjan Madugalle
Fri, 15 Jan - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 311/9 (Allan Donald 11*, Paul Adams 6*, 90 ov)
Sat, 16 Jan - day 2 -South Africa 2nd innings 100/1 (Gary Kirsten 37*, Jacques Kallis 5*, 37 ov)
Sun, 17 Jan - day 3 -West Indies 2nd innings 18/1 (Daren Ganga 4*, Shivnarine Chanderpaul 8*, 10 ov)
Mon, 18 Jan - day 4 -West Indies 2nd innings 217/10 (75.2 ov) - end of match
Day 1
  • Gary Kirsten plays his 50th consecutive Test
  • Mark Boucher scores his maiden Test century
  • Courtney Walsh takes his 16th 5 wicket haul in an innings
  • Reifer drops Klusener (10) in the slips
  • Paid attendance 6,890
Day 2
  • Allan Donald takes his 17th 5 wicket haul in an innings
  • Courtney Walsh leaves the field with a suspected hamstring injury
  • Nixon McLean completes the over
  • Paid attendance 14,305
Day 3
  • Courtney Walsh is ruled out of the rest of the match with a strained hamstring - replaced by Raul Lewis on the field
  • Gary Kirsten scores his 8th Test century, 2nd with B. Mitchell and 1 behind A.D Nourse
  • Jacques Kallis joins some greats in scoring 450 runs and taking 15 wickets in a 5 match test series
  • Jonty Rhodes scores 2,000 Test runs and his 3rd Test century which is the fastest Test century in South African cricket off 95 balls
  • Paid attendance 17,500 (capacity crowd)
Day 4
  • Ridley Jacobs (78) scores his highest test score
  • Ridley Jacobs (317) passes Brian Lara (310) as the top West Indies scorer in the series
  • Largest defeat, by runs, of any West Indies team
  • The 1st time the West Indies have lost a 5 match series 5-0