result
3rd Test, Cape Town, Jan 2 - 6 2015, West Indies tour of South Africa
329 & 215
(37.4 ov, target 124)421 & 124/2
South Africa won by 8 wickets
player of the match
AB de Villiers
South Africa
West Indies 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kraigg Brathwaite c Elgar b Steyn735581020.00
Devon Smith  b Harmer47861198054.65
Leon Johnson lbw b Harmer54841099064.28
Marlon Samuels c du Plessis b van Zyl43701066061.42
Shivnarine Chanderpaul st †de Villiers b Harmer948721018.75
Jermaine Blackwood lbw b Steyn561131686049.55
Denesh Ramdin (c)†c & b Steyn531031136051.45
Jason Holder c van Zyl b Steyn2334524067.64
Jerome Taylor c Steyn b Morkel13121710108.33
Sulieman Benn c Bavuma b Morkel511191045.45
Shannon Gabriel not out 45151080.00
Extras(lb 5, nb 2, w 8)15
TOTAL(99.5 Ov, RR: 3.29, 424 Mts)329
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Kraigg Brathwaite, 13.2 ov), 2-80 (Devon Smith, 26.6 ov), 3-131 (Leon Johnson, 38.3 ov), 4-162 (Marlon Samuels, 51.1 ov), 5-172 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 56.1 ov), 6-266 (Denesh Ramdin, 85.2 ov), 7-299 (Jermaine Blackwood, 94.1 ov), 8-316 (Jason Holder, 96.3 ov), 9-319 (Jerome Taylor, 97.1 ov), 10-329 (Sulieman Benn, 99.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn2567843.121199030
Vernon Philander1927303.848312001
Morne Morkel19.518324.188112011
Simon Harmer2657132.7312010000
Stiaan van Zyl821311.62381000
Dean Elgar20603.0070000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Alviro Petersen run out (Blackwood)42851303149.41
Dean Elgar lbw b Holder830581026.66
Faf du Plessis st †Ramdin b Benn681221508055.73
Hashim Amla (c)c †Ramdin b Holder631501897042.00
AB de Villiers c Gabriel b Samuels14819432315176.28
Temba Bavuma  b Gabriel1541532036.58
Stiaan van Zyl lbw b Samuels3363913052.38
Vernon Philander run out (Holder/Benn)078000.00
Simon Harmer lbw b Taylor1048372020.83
Dale Steyn run out (Johnson)016000.00
Morne Morkel not out 45110080.00
Extras(lb 7, nb 10, w 13)30
TOTAL(122.4 Ov, RR: 3.43, 521 Mts)421
Fall of wickets: 1-48 (Dean Elgar, 11.5 ov), 2-104 (Alviro Petersen, 27.1 ov), 3-157 (Faf du Plessis, 49.1 ov), 4-254 (Hashim Amla, 75.1 ov), 5-288 (Temba Bavuma, 86.5 ov), 6-384 (Stiaan van Zyl, 108.2 ov), 7-385 (Vernon Philander, 109.4 ov), 8-404 (Simon Harmer, 119.5 ov), 9-408 (Dale Steyn, 120.4 ov), 10-421 (AB de Villiers, 122.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jerome Taylor2028014.00839011
Shannon Gabriel1726413.76703037
Jason Holder2448723.6210712012
Marlon Samuels16.406824.08688100
Sulieman Benn45911512.552029100
West Indies 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Kraigg Brathwaite  b Harmer1645641035.55
Devon Smith c †de Villiers b Morkel736501019.44
Leon Johnson c Amla b Morkel44761126057.89
Marlon Samuels c Elgar b Harmer741502259249.33
Shivnarine Chanderpaul run out (Bavuma)501132035044.24
Jermaine Blackwood  b Steyn1326352050.00
Denesh Ramdin (c)†c Harmer b Steyn015000.00
Jason Holder c Amla b Harmer216160012.50
Jerome Taylor c Elgar b Harmer023000.00
Sulieman Benn c †de Villiers b Steyn045000.00
Shannon Gabriel not out 21090020.00
Extras(b 4, lb 3)7
TOTAL(79.5 Ov, RR: 2.69, 355 Mts)215
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Devon Smith, 10.6 ov), 2-27 (Kraigg Brathwaite, 13.5 ov), 3-95 (Leon Johnson, 36.5 ov), 4-182 (Marlon Samuels, 64.5 ov), 5-202 (Jermaine Blackwood, 71.6 ov), 6-204 (Denesh Ramdin, 73.1 ov), 7-213 (Jason Holder, 76.3 ov), 8-213 (Jerome Taylor, 76.5 ov), 9-213 (Sulieman Benn, 77.4 ov), 10-215 (Shivnarine Chanderpaul, 79.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dale Steyn23.537533.1411011000
Vernon Philander1642701.68811000
Morne Morkel1471821.28742000
Simon Harmer2478243.411069200
Stiaan van Zyl20603.0091000
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 124 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Dean Elgar not out 601031487158.25
Alviro Petersen  b Benn0710000.00
Faf du Plessis c Blackwood b Benn1469772020.28
Hashim Amla (c)not out 3849626077.55
Extras(b 8, lb 2, nb 2)12
TOTAL(37.4 Ov, RR: 3.29, 148 Mts)124/2
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Alviro Petersen, 2.3 ov), 2-51 (Faf du Plessis, 22.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Jerome Taylor732002.85343000
Marlon Samuels3.402406.54114000
Sulieman Benn1782421.41891100
Jason Holder501903.80233000
Shannon Gabriel512705.40204002
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossWest Indies, elected to bat first
SeriesWest Indies tour of South Africa
Season2014/15
Player Of The Match
AB de Villiers
AB de Villiers
Player Of The Series
Hashim Amla
Hashim Amla
Series resultSouth Africa won the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 2154
Hours of play (local time)10am start, Lunch 12.30-13.10, Tea 15.10-15.30, Close 17.30
Match days2,3,4,5,6 January 2015 - day (5-day match)
Test debut
Simon Harmer
Simon Harmer
Umpires
Pakistan Image
Aleem Dar
Australia Image
Paul Reiffel
TV Umpire
New Zealand Image
Billy Bowden
Reserve Umpire
South Africa Image
Johan Cloete
Match Referee
Sri Lanka Image
Ranjan Madugalle
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 02 Jan - day 1 - West Indies 1st innings 276/6 (Jermaine Blackwood 45*, Jason Holder 5*, 90 ov)
Sat, 03 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 227/3 (Hashim Amla 55*, AB de Villiers 32*, 68.3 ov)
Sun, 04 Jan - day 3 - West Indies 2nd innings 88/2 (Leon Johnson 37*, Marlon Samuels 26*, 34 ov)
Mon, 05 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 9/1 (Dean Elgar 5*, 2.3 ov)
Tue, 06 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 124/2 (37.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 1
  • West Indies 1st innings
  • Drinks: West Indies - 30/1 in 13.2 overs (DS Smith 22)
  • Over 14.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - LR Johnson (Struck down)
  • West Indies: 50 runs in 18.2 overs (111 balls), Extras 2
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 76 balls (DS Smith 25, LR Johnson 24, Ex 1)
  • Lunch: West Indies - 80/2 in 27.0 overs (LR Johnson 24)
  • West Indies: 100 runs in 32.3 overs (196 balls), Extras 2
  • LR Johnson: 50 off 73 balls (8 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 65 balls (LR Johnson 30, MN Samuels 21, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: West Indies - 143/3 in 40.0 overs (MN Samuels 29, S Chanderpaul 4)
  • West Indies: 150 runs in 40.6 overs (247 balls), Extras 2
  • Tea: West Indies - 172/4 in 56.0 overs (S Chanderpaul 9, J Blackwood 7)
  • West Indies: 200 runs in 64.4 overs (389 balls), Extras 5
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 82 balls (J Blackwood 19, D Ramdin 27, Ex 5)
  • Drinks: West Indies - 239/5 in 76.0 overs (J Blackwood 31, D Ramdin 38)
  • Reviews used before 80th over: West Indies 2 (0 successful, 0 unsuccessful); South Africa 1 (0 successful, 1 unsuccessful)
  • West Indies: 250 runs in 80.3 overs (484 balls), Extras 10
  • D Ramdin: 50 off 90 balls (6 x 4)
  • End Of Day: West Indies - 276/6 in 90.0 overs (J Blackwood 45, JO Holder 5)
Day 2
  • J Blackwood: 50 off 108 balls (6 x 4)
  • Over 94.1: Review by West Indies (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - J Blackwood (Struck down)
  • West Indies: 300 runs in 94.2 overs (568 balls), Extras 14
  • Innings Break: West Indies - 329/10 in 99.5 overs (ST Gabriel 4)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • Lunch: South Africa - 48/1 in 11.5 overs (AN Petersen 26)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 11.6 overs (75 balls), Extras 14
  • 2nd Wicket: 50 runs in 75 balls (AN Petersen 13, F du Plessis 35, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 98/1 in 25.0 overs (AN Petersen 39, F du Plessis 35)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 25.1 overs (156 balls), Extras 16
  • F du Plessis: 50 off 81 balls (6 x 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 135/2 in 42.0 overs (F du Plessis 51, HM Amla 16)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 46.6 overs (287 balls), Extras 18
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 125 balls (F du Plessis 27, HM Amla 21, Ex 2)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 189/3 in 60.0 overs (HM Amla 40, AB de Villiers 10)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 61.6 overs (379 balls), Extras 21
  • HM Amla: 50 off 106 balls (7 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 84 balls (HM Amla 30, AB de Villiers 17, Ex 3)
  • Rain: South Africa - 227/3 in 68.3 overs (HM Amla 55, AB de Villiers 32)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 227/3 in 68.3 overs (HM Amla 55, AB de Villiers 32)
Day 3
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 73.5 overs (451 balls), Extras 23
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 70 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 277/4 in 83.0 overs (AB de Villiers 63, T Bavuma 10)
  • South Africa: 300 runs in 90.2 overs (551 balls), Extras 24
  • Lunch: South Africa - 313/5 in 95.0 overs (AB de Villiers 84, S van Zyl 8)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 73 balls (AB de Villiers 31, S van Zyl 18, Ex 1)
  • AB de Villiers: 100 off 144 balls (11 x 4)
  • Over 99.6: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - S van Zyl (Upheld)
  • South Africa: 350 runs in 100.4 overs (614 balls), Extras 25
  • Over 101.2: Review by West Indies (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - S van Zyl (Struck down)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 384/6 in 108.2 overs (AB de Villiers 125)
  • Over 108.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - S van Zyl (Struck down)
  • Over 117.2: Review by West Indies (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - SR Harmer (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 400 runs in 118.6 overs (724 balls), Extras 30
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 421/10 in 122.4 overs (M Morkel 4)
  • Tea: South Africa - 421/10 in 122.4 overs (M Morkel 4)
  • West Indies 2nd innings
  • Drinks: West Indies - 27/2 in 13.5 overs (LR Johnson 3)
  • Over 22.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - MN Samuels (Struck down)
  • West Indies: 50 runs in 23.6 overs (144 balls), Extras 2
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 115 balls (LR Johnson 26, MN Samuels 25, Ex 1)
  • End Of Day: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
Day 4
  • Rain: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • Lunch: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • Rain: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • Tea: West Indies - 88/2 in 34.0 overs (LR Johnson 37, MN Samuels 26)
  • West Indies: 100 runs in 39.2 overs (236 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: West Indies - 110/3 in 45.0 overs (MN Samuels 38, S Chanderpaul 3)
  • Over 48.2: Review by West Indies (Batting), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - S Chanderpaul (Upheld)
  • MN Samuels: 50 off 107 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 91 balls (MN Samuels 35, S Chanderpaul 16, Ex 1)
  • West Indies: 150 runs in 53.3 overs (321 balls), Extras 3
  • Drinks: West Indies - 154/3 in 55.0 overs (MN Samuels 66, S Chanderpaul 18)
  • Drinks: West Indies - 186/4 in 66.0 overs (S Chanderpaul 34, J Blackwood 4)
  • West Indies: 200 runs in 70.2 overs (422 balls), Extras 7
  • Over 73.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - Aleem Dar, Batsman - JO Holder (Struck down)
  • S Chanderpaul: 50 off 109 balls (5 x 4)
  • Innings Break: West Indies - 215/10 in 79.5 overs (ST Gabriel 2)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 9/1 in 2.3 overs (D Elgar 5)
Day 5
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 21.5 overs (131 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: South Africa - 51/2 in 22.5 overs (D Elgar 32)
  • Over 29.4: Review by West Indies (Bowling), Umpire - PR Reiffel, Batsman - HM Amla (Struck down)
  • D Elgar: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 34.6 overs (212 balls), Extras 12
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 78 balls (D Elgar 22, HM Amla 24, Ex 7)