Dekh Pakistan
South Africa vs Pakistan - South Africa in Pakistan 1997/98 (3rd Test)
South Africa first innings:239 (all out, 68.4 overs)
Pakistan first innings:308 (all out, 89.4 overs)
South Africa second innings:214 (all out, 69 overs)
Pakistan second innings:92 (all out, 37.3 overs)
South Africa won by 53 runs

Match Information

Title
South Africa in Pakistan 1997/98 (3rd Test)
Venue
Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad on 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th October 1997 (5 -day match)
Balls Per Over
6
Toss
South Africa won the toss and decided to bat
Result
South Africa won by 53 runs
Umpires
RS Dunne, Mian Mohammad Aslam
TV Umpire
Mohammad Nazir
Referee
RS Madugalle
Close Of Play Day 1
Pakistan (1) 41/2 (Ijaz Ahmed 15*, Inzamam -ul -Haq 12*)
Close Of Play Day 2
South Africa (2) 21/2 (McMillan 2*, Symcox 0*)
Close Of Play Day 3
Pakistan (2) 4/0 (Ali Naqvi 4*, Aamer Sohail 0*)
Man Of The Match
PL Symcox

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
AM Bacher c sub (Mohammad Wasim) b Wasim Akram 11111 - -
G Kirsten not out 10020829815 -
BM McMillan c sub (Mohammad Wasim) b Wasim Akram 21219 - -
DJ Cullinan lbw b Waqar Younis 055 - -
*WJ Cronje lbw b Waqar Younis 917292 -
SM Pollock c Aamer Sohail b Mushtaq Ahmed 5913 - -
+DJ Richardson c Saqlain Mushtaq b Mushtaq Ahmed 819321 -
L Klusener c Ijaz Ahmed b Mushtaq Ahmed 1828304 -
PL Symcox b Wasim Akram 8194124102
AA Donald c Mushtaq Ahmed b Wasim Akram 2815 - -
PR Adams lbw b Azhar Mahmood 11114 - -
Extra(s) 12 (4 b, 3 lb, 5 nb)
Total 239 (all out, 68.4 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Wasim Akram166424 -
Waqar Younis101362 -
Mushtaq Ahmed223813 -
Azhar Mahmood10.42361 -
Saqlain Mushtaq10237 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Ali Naqvi b Donald 1125281 -
*Saeed Anwar lbw b Pollock 3512 - -
Ijaz Ahmed lbw b Adams 1633513 -
Inzamam -ul -Haq c McMillan b Cronje 96169225151
Azhar Mahmood b Klusener 19404621
Wasim Akram c Richardson b Klusener 249 - -
+Moin Khan b Cronje 80120154122
Aamer Sohail c Donald b Pollock 3876995 -
Saqlain Mushtaq c Bacher b Adams 625251 -
Waqar Younis c Cronje b Donald 34426041
Mushtaq Ahmed not out 027 - -
Extra(s) 3 (1 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)
Total 308 (all out, 89.4 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Donald17.417921
Pollock205642 -
Adams235692 -
Symcox9239 -
Klusener81302 -
McMillan7120 -
Cronje5362 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
AM Bacher lbw b Mushtaq Ahmed 1429372 -
G Kirsten c Mushtaq Ahmed b Wasim Akram 413201 -
BM McMillan c Moin Khan b Mushtaq Ahmed 2136692 -
PL Symcox lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq 5512017171
DJ Cullinan lbw b Mushtaq Ahmed 1530442 -
*WJ Cronje c Azhar Mahmood b Waqar Younis 2160792 -
SM Pollock not out 21711141 -
+DJ Richardson lbw b Waqar Younis 011 - -
L Klusener lbw b Saqlain Mushtaq 38354632
AA Donald b Saqlain Mushtaq 815202 -
PR Adams c and b Mushtaq Ahmed 0621 - -
Extra(s) 17 (3 b, 13 lb, 1 nb)
Total 214 (all out, 69 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Wasim Akram11461 -
Waqar Younis142432 -
Mushtaq Ahmed226574 -
Saqlain Mushtaq156363 -
Azhar Mahmood7216 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Ali Naqvi c Cullinan b Pollock 625501 -
Aamer Sohail c Bacher b Donald 1426272 -
*Saeed Anwar c Richardson b Pollock 01012 - -
Ijaz Ahmed lbw b Pollock 011 - -
Inzamam -ul -Haq c McMillan b Pollock 58121 -
Azhar Mahmood c Richardson b Klusener 63456 - -
+Moin Khan c Donald b Symcox 32791123 -
Wasim Akram c Kirsten b Symcox 934371 -
Saqlain Mushtaq c Bacher b Symcox 0910 - -
Waqar Younis b Pollock 024 - -
Mushtaq Ahmed not out 4341 -
Extra(s) 16 (4 b, 6 lb, 5 nb, 1 w)
Total 92 (all out, 37.3 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Adams5210 -
Symcox9.3583 -
Pollock111375 -
Donald611411
Klusener61131 -
The match was scheduled for five days but completed in four.
G Kirsten (1) passed 2000 runs in Test matches when he reached 40
PL Symcox (1) passed his previous highest score of 50 in Test matches
Saeed Anwar (1) passed 7000 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 2
Azhar Mahmood (1) passed 1500 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 1
Waqar Younis (1) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 26
SM Pollock (2) passed 500 runs in Test matches when he reached 21
AA Donald reached 950 wickets in First -Class matches when he dismissed Ali Naqvi, his 1st wicket in the Pakistan first innings
PL Symcox achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches in the Pakistan second innings (previous best was 3 -75)