result
1st Test, Cape Town, Mar 4 - 5 2005, Zimbabwe tour of South Africa
54 & 265
South Africa won by an innings and 21 runs
Player Of The Match
4/13, 54 & 1/40
jacques-kallis
Zimbabwe 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Stuart Matsikenyeri c de Villiers b Ntini1232523037.50
Barney Rogers c †Boucher b Pollock11218008.33
Dion Ebrahim  b Ntini316210018.75
Hamilton Masakadza lbw b Kallis638590015.78
Brendan Taylor c †Boucher b Ntini211200018.18
Tatenda Taibu (c)†c de Villiers b Kallis732421021.87
Elton Chigumbura c Smith b Kallis217200011.76
Heath Streak c †Boucher b Pollock918231050.00
Andy Blignaut c Boje b Kallis814232057.14
Graeme Cremer c Kallis b Pollock023000.00
Chris Mpofu not out 00200-
Extras(nb 4)4
TOTAL(31.2 Ov, RR: 1.72, 145 Mts)54
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Barney Rogers, 4.1 ov), 2-13 (Dion Ebrahim, 9.1 ov), 3-20 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 11.4 ov), 4-22 (Brendan Taylor, 15.3 ov), 5-33 (Hamilton Masakadza, 21.3 ov), 6-36 (Tatenda Taibu, 25.1 ov), 7-37 (Elton Chigumbura, 25.6 ov), 8-50 (Heath Streak, 30.4 ov), 9-50 (Graeme Cremer, 30.6 ov), 10-54 (Andy Blignaut, 31.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock84931.12461002
Makhaya Ntini1022332.30503000
Charl Langeveldt62901.50321002
Jacques Kallis7.231341.77392000
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Graeme Smith (c)c Masakadza b Cremer121107167172113.08
AB de Villiers c Blignaut b Cremer9811818220083.05
Jacques Rudolph not out 4950707198.00
Jacques Kallis c Blignaut b Cremer54254235216.00
Herschelle Gibbs not out 881410100.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 8, w 1)10
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 6.80, 238 Mts)340/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-217 (Graeme Smith, 34.5 ov), 2-234 (AB de Villiers, 37.5 ov), 3-328 (Jacques Kallis, 47.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Heath Streak1309006.925014104
Chris Mpofu1225304.415410000
Andy Blignaut604407.33236012
Elton Chigumbura805306.623111001
Graeme Cremer908639.55235701
Stuart Matsikenyeri10606.0041000
Brendan Taylor10707.0021000
Zimbabwe 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Stuart Matsikenyeri c Rudolph b Ntini1326322050.00
Barney Rogers c †Boucher b Ntini2845753062.22
Dion Ebrahim lbw b Langeveldt7215320210047.05
Hamilton Masakadza c Gibbs b Boje46781077058.97
Brendan Taylor c Langeveldt b Boje991620100.00
Tatenda Taibu (c)†c sub (WE September) b Langeveldt922222040.90
Elton Chigumbura  b Boje01111000.00
Heath Streak c Gibbs b Kallis1233451036.36
Andy Blignaut st †Boucher b Boje61588236105.17
Graeme Cremer run out (Pollock/†Boucher)29130022.22
Chris Mpofu not out 01023000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 7, nb 2, w 2)13
TOTAL(75.2 Ov, RR: 3.51, 316 Mts)265
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Stuart Matsikenyeri, 7.4 ov), 2-59 (Barney Rogers, 15.6 ov), 3-157 (Hamilton Masakadza, 44.6 ov), 4-173 (Brendan Taylor, 48.3 ov), 5-183 (Tatenda Taibu, 53.6 ov), 6-186 (Elton Chigumbura, 56.6 ov), 7-186 (Dion Ebrahim, 57.1 ov), 8-214 (Heath Streak, 67.3 ov), 9-247 (Graeme Cremer, 70.2 ov), 10-265 (Andy Blignaut, 75.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shaun Pollock511402.80232000
Makhaya Ntini1626824.25649000
Charl Langeveldt9.332722.84464002
Jacques Kallis17.374012.28906020
Nicky Boje26.2510644.021199600
Jacques Rudolph10101.0050000
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossZimbabwe, elected to bat first
SeriesZimbabwe tour of South Africa
Season2004/05
Player Of The Match
Jacques Kallis
Jacques Kallis
Series resultSouth Africa led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 1737
Match daysday (5-day match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
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Billy Doctrove
TV Umpire
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Brian Jerling
Match Referee
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Alan Hurst
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 04 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 340/3 (Jacques Rudolph 49*, Herschelle Gibbs 8*, 50 ov)
Sat, 05 Mar - day 2 - Zimbabwe 2nd innings 265 (75.2 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • 4th Umpire - LH Matroos
  • Zimbabwe Innings
  • M Ntini became the 46th bowler to take 200 Test Wickets and the 3rd South African
  • MV Boucher becames the 3rd wicketkeeper to claim 300 Test dismissals
  • T Taibu passed 1000 Test runs
  • 50 up in 138 mins off 186 balls including 6 fours
  • This is Zimbabwe's lowest Test Innings score
  • South African 1st Innings
  • 1st Wicket 50 Partnership in 50 mins off 63 balls including 8 fours (Smith 20, de Villiers 30)
  • 1st Wicket 100 partnership in 83 mins off 111 balls including 17
  • AB de Villiers 50 in 86 mins off 63 balls including 10 fours
  • GC Smith 50 in 87 mins off 52 balls including 8 fours
  • 1st Wicket 100 Partnership in 83 mins off 111 balls including 17 fours (Smith 48 de Villiers 49)
  • 1st Wicket 150 Partnership in 127 mins off 169 balls including 26 fours (Smith 77, de Villiers 69)
  • GC Smith 100 in 155 mins off 101 balls including 16 fours
  • 1st Wicket 200 Partnership in 159 mins off 205 balls including 33 fours and a six (Smith 115, de Villiers 78)
  • 250 up in 193 mins off 251 balls including 31 fours and 2 sixes
  • 3rd Wicket 50 Partnership in 20 mins off 28 balls including 4 fours and 4 sixes (Rudolph 19, Kallis 30)
  • 300 up in 208 mins off 270 balls including 44 fours and 7 sixes
  • JH Kallis passed 1000 Test runs at Newlands Cricket Ground
  • JH Kallis 50 in 36 mins off 24 balls including 3 fours and 5 sixes
  • JH Kallis claimed the record for the Fastest Test Fifty off only 24 balls beating the 26 ball fifty of IT Botham vs India at Dehli in 1981/82
  • South Africa broke the record for the biggest lead on a first days play in a Test match beating the record set by England of 233 at Lords in 1896
Day 2
  • Zimbabwe Second Innings
  • 50 up in 57 mins off 79 balls including 6 fours
  • 100 up in 126 mins off 175 balls including 13 fours
  • 3rd Wicket 50 Partnership in 59 mins off 90 balls including 8 fours (Ebrahim 31, Masakadza 18)
  • DD Ebrahim 50 in 140 mins off 114 balls including 7 fours
  • 150 up in 177 mins off 263 balls including 20 fours
  • 200 up in 270 mins off 397 balls including 28 fours
  • AM Blignaut 50 in 60 mins off 39 balls including 3 fours and 5 sixes
  • 250 up in 296 mins off 426 balls including 30 fours and 5 sixes
  • This is the 11th Shortest Test in terms of balls in History