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209 & 237
Series badge Won toss. Elected to batENG
499-9d
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Overs: 88.5 RR: 2.67 vs spin: 2.41
vs seam: 2.67
Overs: 152.0 RR: 3.28 vs spin: 3.15
vs seam: 3.19
Thu 16/01/20 South Africa v England, 3rd Test, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
ENGLAND WIN England won by an innings and 53 runs
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England - 1st Inns 499-9 (152.0; RR: 3.28)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
Z Crawley c van der Dussen b Nortje 44 137 5 0 32.12
DP Sibley c Elgar b Rabada 36 95 5 0 37.89
JL Denly lbw b Maharaj 25 100 3 0 25.00
JE Root b Rabada 27 46 4 0 58.70
BA Stokes c Elgar b Paterson 120 214 12 2 56.07
OJD Pope not out 135 226 18 1 59.73
JC Buttler c & b Maharaj 1 15 0 0 6.67
SM Curran c Elgar b Maharaj 44 50 6 1 88.00
DM Bess c Malan b Maharaj 1 10 0 0 10.00
MA Wood c Nortje b Maharaj 42 23 2 5 182.61
SCJ Broad  
Extras (2b, 14lb, 4w, 4nb) 24  
TOTAL 499-9 (152.0 overs; RR: 3.28)

Fall of wickets

70-1 (DP Sibley 30.6 ov), 103-2 (Z Crawley 48.5 ov), 134-3 (JL Denly 61.4 ov), 148-4 (JE Root 64.5 ov), 351-5 (BA Stokes 123.2 ov), 354-6 (JC Buttler 126.2 ov), 413-7 (SM Curran 139.4 ov), 426-8 (DM Bess 143.2 ov), 499-9 (MA Wood 151.6 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
VD Philander 16.0 5 41 0 2.56 0 0
D Paterson 24.0 3 62 1 2.58 1 0
K Rabada 28.0 6 97 2 3.46 2 4
AA Nortje 25.0 4 97 1 3.88 1 0
KA Maharaj 58.0 15 180 5 3.10 0 0
D Elgar 1.0 0 6 0 6.00 0 0

South Africa - 1st Inns 209 (86.4; RR: 2.41)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
D Elgar c Pope b Bess 35 74 6 0 47.30
PJ Malan c & b Bess 18 32 2 0 56.25
MZ Hamza c Pope b Bess 10 14 2 0 71.43
AA Nortje c Root b Stokes 18 136 2 0 13.24
F du Plessis c Pope b Bess 8 6 2 0 133.33
HE van der Dussen b Bess 24 41 3 0 58.54
Q de Kock b Curran 63 139 9 0 45.32
VD Philander b Broad 27 61 5 0 44.26
KA Maharaj b Broad 0 3 0 0 0.00
K Rabada c Wood b Broad 1 8 0 0 12.50
D Paterson not out 0 6 0 0 0.00
Extras (4b, 0lb, 1w, 0nb) 5  
TOTAL 209 all out (86.4 overs; RR: 2.41)

Fall of wickets

50-1 (PJ Malan 11.6 ov), 60-2 (MZ Hamza 17.3 ov), 63-3 (D Elgar 21.6 ov), 71-4 (F du Plessis 23.6 ov), 109-5 (HE van der Dussen 41.3 ov), 154-6 (AA Nortje 62.4 ov), 208-7 (VD Philander 82.6 ov), 208-8 (Q de Kock 83.5 ov), 208-9 (KA Maharaj 84.3 ov), 209-10 (K Rabada 86.4 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
SCJ Broad 13.4 6 30 3 2.31 0 0
SM Curran 11.0 2 32 1 2.91 0 0
DM Bess 31.0 12 51 5 1.65 0 0
MA Wood 11.0 4 31 0 2.82 1 0
JL Denly 4.0 1 10 0 2.50 0 0
JE Root 11.0 4 25 0 2.27 0 0
BA Stokes 5.0 1 26 1 5.20 0 0

South Africa - 2nd Inns 237 (88.5; RR: 2.67)

BATSMAN   R B 4 6 SR
PJ Malan lbw b Root 12 79 1 0 15.19
D Elgar b Wood 15 22 3 0 68.18
MZ Hamza c Buttler b Wood 2 12 0 0 16.67
F du Plessis c Pope b Root 36 123 6 1 29.27
HE van der Dussen c Pope b Root 10 36 1 1 27.78
Q de Kock c Wood b Root 3 26 0 0 11.54
VD Philander c Pope b Broad 13 47 2 0 27.66
KA Maharaj run out 71 106 10 3 66.98
K Rabada c Broad b Wood 16 24 2 1 66.67
AA Nortje b Bess 5 19 1 0 26.32
D Paterson not out 39 40 6 0 97.50
Extras (12b, 1lb, 1w, 1nb) 15  
TOTAL 237 all out (88.5 overs; RR: 2.67)

Fall of wickets

18-1 (D Elgar 8.1 ov), 22-2 (MZ Hamza 12.1 ov), 44-3 (PJ Malan 27.3 ov), 66-4 (HE van der Dussen 39.3 ov), 74-5 (Q de Kock 45.5 ov), 83-6 (F du Plessis 51.4 ov), 102-7 (VD Philander 62.3 ov), 128-8 (K Rabada 70.1 ov), 138-9 (AA Nortje 76.4 ov), 237-10 (KA Maharaj 88.5 ov)

BOWLERS O M R W Econ Wd NB
SCJ Broad 10.0 5 14 1 1.40 0 1
SM Curran 6.0 0 46 0 7.67 0 1
MA Wood 16.5 6 32 3 2.00 1 0
DM Bess 22.0 11 36 1 1.64 0 0
BA Stokes 5.0 2 9 0 1.80 0 0
JE Root 29.0 13 87 4 3.00 0 0

Match Info

Match

South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth, 3rd Test

Date

Thursday January 16, 2020

Toss

England won the toss and elected to bat

Time

9:00am GMT

Venue

St George's Park, Port Elizabeth

Umpires

South Africa Team

Playing XI

PJ Malan, D Elgar, MZ Hamza, F du Plessis, HE van der Dussen, Q de Kock, VD Philander, KA Maharaj, K Rabada, AA Nortje, KD Petersen, D Paterson

England Team

Playing XI

Z Crawley, DP Sibley, JL Denly, JE Root, BA Stokes, OJD Pope, JC Buttler, SM Curran, DM Bess, MA Wood, SCJ Broad