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England vs Zimbabwe, 2nd Test at Chester-le-Street, , Jun 05 2003 - Full Scorecard

2nd Test, Chester-le-Street, June 05 - 07, 2003, Zimbabwe tour of England and Ireland
(f/o) 94 & 253

England won by an innings and 69 runs

England 1st Innings
Zimbabwe 1st Innings
Zimbabwe 2nd Innings (Following on)
Match Flow
England 1st Innings 
c †Taibu b Price431061474140.56
c Ervine b Streak2033655060.60
b Hondo471161477040.51
c †Taibu b Hondo1854822133.33
c Flower b Hondo45111080.00
lbw b Streak6813318711051.12
c †Taibu b Blignaut8118323710144.26
c Ervine b Streak50991408050.50
c Streak b Blignaut24142141171.42
c Vermeulen b Streak1128382039.28
not out 1217243070.58
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 25, w 7)38
TOTAL127.1 Ov (RR: 3.27, 554 Mins)416
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Michael Vaughan, 13.5 ov), 2-109 (Marcus Trescothick, 34.3 ov), 3-146 (Mark Butcher, 48.3 ov), 4-152 (Rob Key, 50.2 ov), 5-156 (Nasser Hussain, 50.6 ov), 6-305 (Alec Stewart, 95.1 ov), 7-324 (Anthony McGrath, 109.1 ov), 8-356 (Richard Johnson, 113.3 ov), 9-390 (Steve Harmison, 121.6 ov), 10-416 (Ashley Giles, 127.1 ov)
13.5 to MP Vaughan, lovely cricket! upright seam, ball moved away and a snick, a good catch at first slip by Ervine, Vaughan has to go, smiles all round. 49/1
95.1 to AJ Stewart, right on the stumps, slightly short of length and Stewart went back as ball also kept a bit low, no problems with that one. 305/6
121.6 to SJ Harmison, short of a good length, Harmison plays it and edges it to 2nd slip, Vermeulen makes no mistake this time and takes a comfortable catch at chest height. 390/9
127.1 to AF Giles, overpitched outside off, uppished shot to mid on, simple catch to Ervine, soft dismissal. 416/10
109.1 to A McGrath, good ball, fast and outside off stump, flashed at it for a thin edge and joy for the Zimbabweans. 324/7
113.3 to RL Johnson, one too many, did not use his feet and chipped it straight to Streak at mid on, a good cameo comes to an end. 356/8
48.3 to MA Butcher, GONE! short of length delivery, an inswinger, tries to cut too close to the body, an inside edge onto middle stump. 146/3
50.2 to RWT Key, short in length, pulls it upishly to GW Flower at square leg, Flower dives forward and picks it up inches above the ground, tv umpire called, after couple of replays Willey given him out. 152/4
50.6 to N Hussain, GONE! Caught behind, outside the off, a hint of outswing too, playing away from his body, thin edge and Taibu takes the easy catch. 156/5
34.3 to ME Trescothick, tries to sweep, ball hits the pads first and then off the gloves to keeper, very good catch taken by Taibu down the legside behind the stumps. 109/2
Zimbabwe 1st Innings 
lbw b Anderson614191042.85
lbw b Johnson036000.00
lbw b Johnson011000.00
c Trescothick b Anderson821302038.09
lbw b Johnson3167815046.26
c †Stewart b Johnson069000.00
lbw b Johnson0714000.00
lbw b Johnson44310100.00
c Anderson b Harmison13101130130.00
lbw b Harmison1740552042.50
not out 522341022.72
Extras(b 5, lb 3, nb 2)10
TOTAL32.1 Ov (RR: 2.92, 135 Mins)94
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Mark Vermeulen, 1.3 ov), 2-3 (Stuart Carlisle, 1.4 ov), 3-11 (Dion Ebrahim, 4.1 ov), 4-18 (Grant Flower, 8.6 ov), 5-23 (Sean Ervine, 11.3 ov), 6-31 (Travis Friend, 15.1 ov), 7-35 (Heath Streak, 15.5 ov), 8-48 (Andy Blignaut, 18.3 ov), 9-73 (Tatenda Taibu, 23.6 ov), 10-94 (Ray Price, 32.1 ov)
4.1 to DD Ebrahim, pitches up swings in, Ebrahim tries to defend on the front foot, big inner edge onto pads, huge appeal for lbw, umpire judged him out. 11/3
8.6 to GW Flower, fuller length ball outside off, Flower attempting to drive, big edge in the hand of Trescothick at first slip who takes a sharp catch. 18/4
1.3 to MA Vermeulen, inswinger, plays on the front foot, rapped on pads infront of middle and off stump, huge appeal for lbw, umpire raises his finger up and thats the first wicket for debutant. 3/1
1.4 to SV Carlisle, inswinging yorker, hits on boot infront of middle stump, out very first ball he faced. 3/2
11.3 to SM Ervine, lovely delivery, too good for Ervine, pitches on middle stump, shapes away, Ervine commits to play, big edge in the hand of Stewart. 23/5
15.1 to TJ Friend, pitches on off, swings in, hit on pads infront of middle stump, huge appeal for lbw, umpire raises the finger. 31/6
15.5 to HH Streak, pitches on off, swings in, Streak pads it away, huge appeal for lbw, umpire have a long look and given the decision in favour of the batsman, tv replay shows ball hit just outside the off stump. 35/7
23.6 to T Taibu, Gone! probably expecting another short one, ball was up and he went back and trapped in front. 73/9
18.3 to AM Blignaut, Surprise! short and it got him flicking without his eye on the ball, lofted awkwardly to fine leg where Anderson accepts an easy running catch. 48/8
32.1 to RW Price, all over! misses a straight one on middle and leg and ump Orchard has this one right and Englands end up with a 322 run first innings lead. 94/10
Zimbabwe 2nd Innings (Following on) 
lbw b Harmison551231556044.71
c McGrath b Anderson013000.00
c Key b Anderson2864835043.75
b Anderson1669902023.18
c Butcher b Giles1444561031.81
b Harmison3466824151.51
not out 6510714710060.74
run out (Harmison)323230013.04
c Hussain b Anderson1231292038.70
c †Stewart b Harmison627321022.22
b Harmison47111057.14
Extras(b 6, lb 10)16
TOTAL93.4 Ov (RR: 2.70, 360 Mins)253
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Mark Vermeulen, 0.6 ov), 2-65 (Stuart Carlisle, 22.6 ov), 3-102 (Dion Ebrahim, 40.1 ov), 4-113 (Grant Flower, 46.4 ov), 5-131 (Tatenda Taibu, 55.1 ov), 6-185 (Sean Ervine, 68.1 ov), 7-202 (Heath Streak, 74.4 ov), 8-223 (Andy Blignaut, 82.3 ov), 9-244 (Ray Price, 90.6 ov), 10-253 (Douglas Hondo, 93.4 ov)
0.6 to MA Vermeulen, a poor shot after he came forward and pushed it to gully for a pair. 5/1
22.6 to SV Carlisle, shortish, nipped in got bat and pad and looped to Key at short mid wicket, ump Hair nods him away as Key took it low diving in front. 65/2
46.4 to GW Flower, Wow! an inswinger, chopped on to middle stump. 113/4
82.3 to AM Blignaut, tries a turn to leg but gets a leading edge to mid off and Hussain does a great full length dive to hold it. 223/8
40.1 to DD Ebrahim, on the middle swings in, Ebrahim tires to defend it but misses the target, the ball hits the pads right in front of the stumps and the umpires finger goes up. 102/3
68.1 to SM Ervine, a soft one, dangled his bat outside off and got an inside edge onto the stumps. 185/6
90.6 to RW Price, Nasty ball! short and right into his chest an Price could o little but fend it into the air for Stewart to catch a dolly. 244/9
93.4 to DT Hondo, a straight full yorker and it just the right ball for an innings and 69 run win and the series too 2-0. 253/10
55.1 to T Taibu, ball hit the front pad then glanced the face of the bat on the way to Butcher at silly mid off. 131/5
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Thu, 05 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 298/5 (Alec Stewart 67*, Anthony McGrath 68*, 90 ov)
Fri, 06 Jun - day 2 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 41/1 (Dion Ebrahim 22*, Stuart Carlisle 19*, 15 ov)
Sat, 07 Jun - day 3 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 253 (93.4 ov) - end of match
  • Scorers: B Hunt & J B Wakefield
  • 4th Umpire - MJ Harris
  • AJ Stewart 50 in 123 mins off 99 balls, 8x4
  • A McGrath 50 in 137 mins off 101 balls, 6x4,1x6
  • AF Giles 50 in 135 mins off 98 balls, 8x4
  • DD Ebrahim 50 in 125 mins off 97 balls, 5x4
  • TJ Friend 50 in 107 mins off 80 balls, 8x4
Riverside Ground, Chester-le-Street
TossEngland, elected to bat first
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Player Of The Series
Series resultEngland won the 2-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 1647
Match daysday (5-day match)
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