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South Africa vs Pakistan - Pakistan in South Africa and Zimbabwe 1997/98 (1st Test)
South Africa first innings:364 (all out, 104.2 overs)
Pakistan first innings:329 (all out, 94.1 overs)
South Africa second innings:44 (no wicket, 49 minutes, 10.3 overs)
Match drawn

Match Information

Title
Pakistan in South Africa and Zimbabwe 1997/98 (1st Test)
Venue
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg on 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th February 998 (5 -day match)
Balls Per Over
6
Toss
Pakistan won the toss and decided to field
Result
Match drawn
Umpires
CJ Mitchley, P Willey
TV Umpire
DL Orchard
Referee
JR Reid
Close Of Play Day 1
South Africa (1) 296/8 (Boucher 50*, Symcox 77*; 84.2 overs)
Close Of Play Day 2
Pakistan (1) 106/4 (Ijaz Ahmed 33*, Moin Khan 5*; 28 overs)
Close Of Play Day 3
Pakistan (1) 329 all out
Close Of Play Day 4
No play
Man Of The Match
PL Symcox, Azhar Mahmood

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
AM Bacher lbw b Waqar Younis 46941339 -
*G Kirsten c Azhar Mahmood b Waqar Younis 31332 - -
JH Kallis c Mohammad Wasim b Shoaib Akhtar 1527553 -
DJ Cullinan b Waqar Younis 1642543 -
AC Hudson b Mushtaq Ahmed 33641055 -
HH Gibbs lbw b Mushtaq Ahmed 49121 -
SM Pollock c Mushtaq Ahmed b Azhar Mahmood 2143701 -
+MV Boucher c Mohammad Wasim b Saqlain Mushtaq 7816126591
L Klusener b Mushtaq Ahmed 62217 - -
PL Symcox c Shoaib Akhtar b Saqlain Mushtaq 10815722617 -
AA Donald not out 035 - -
Extra(s) 34 (2 b, 21 lb, 7 nb, 4 w)
Total 364 (all out, 104.2 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Waqar Younis234803 -
Shoaib Akhtar212841 -
Azhar Mahmood2015213
Mushtaq Ahmed275663 -
Saqlain Mushtaq12.2472 -
Aamer Sohail1121

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
Saeed Anwar c Cullinan b Donald 22533 - -
*Aamer Sohail c Boucher b Pollock 1225312 -
Ijaz Ahmed c Pollock b Donald 34661047 -
Mohammad Wasim c Boucher b Klusener 4444658 -
Inzamam -ul -Haq b Klusener 068 - -
+Moin Khan c Gibbs b Klusener 46931499 -
Azhar Mahmood c Donald b Pollock 136215304162
Saqlain Mushtaq c Boucher b Kallis 23952 - -
Mushtaq Ahmed c Kirsten b Kallis 1034352 -
Waqar Younis c Hudson b Klusener 1017451 -
Shoaib Akhtar not out 4936 - -
Extra(s) 29 (11 b, 7 lb, 8 nb, 3 w)
Total 329 (all out, 94.1 overs)
Fall of Wickets

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Donald234892 -
Pollock24.110552 -
Klusener246934 -
Kallis1875823
Symcox516 -

Batting

Name RunsBallsMins4s6sDotsS-Rate
*G Kirsten not out 2033494 -
AM Bacher not out 2029494 -
JH Kallis did not bat
DJ Cullinan did not bat
AC Hudson did not bat
HH Gibbs did not bat
SM Pollock did not bat
L Klusener did not bat
+MV Boucher did not bat
PL Symcox did not bat
AA Donald did not bat
Extra(s) 4 (4 lb)
Total 44 (no wicket, 49 minutes, 10.3 overs)

Bowling

NameOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Waqar Younis5.3118 -
Shoaib Akhtar522 -
Day 1 Lunch: South Africa (1) 75/2 (25 overs)
Day 1 Tea: South Africa (1) 160/7 (50 overs)
Day 2 Lunch: Pakistan (1) 1/0 (Aamer Sohail 0*, Saeed Anwar 0*; 3 overs)
Day 3 Lunch: Pakistan (1) 171/5 (Moin Khan 31*, Azhar Mahmood 29*; 47 overs)
Day 3 Tea: Pakistan (1) 265/8 (Azhar Mahmood 87*, Waqar Younis 1*; 81 overs)
PL Symcox (1) passed his previous highest score of 81 in Test matches
PL Symcox (1) made his first century in Test matches
PL Symcox (1) passed his previous highest score of 107 in First -Class matches
Moin Khan (1) passed 4500 runs in First -Class matches when he reached 15
Azhar Mahmood (1) passed his previous highest score of 128 in First -Class matches
Azhar Mahmood (1) passed his previous highest score of 128 in Test matches
Waqar Younis made his debut in South Africa in Test matches
Mushtaq Ahmed made his debut in South Africa in Test matches
Saqlain Mushtaq made his debut in South Africa in Test matches
MV Boucher made his debut in South Africa in Test matches
Azhar Mahmood made his debut in South Africa in Test matches
Mohammad Wasim made his debut in South Africa in Test matches
Shoaib Akhtar made his debut in South Africa in Test matches
Saqlain Mushtaq reached 200 wickets in First -Class matches when he dismissed PL Symcox, his 1st wicket in the South Africa first innings
Hudson dropped on 8, Pollock dropped on 10, Boucher dropped on 23
21 overs lost to bad light and rain during the day
Play called off at 14:30