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Test No. 2196

England tour of South Africa 2015-16

2015-16 season
South Africa vs England - 1st Test
26-30 December, 2015 (5-day match)

England led the 4-match series 1-0

Venue : Kingsmead, Durban
Toss : South Africa won the toss and elected to field first
Result : England won by 241 runs


England 1st innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Alastair Cook c Elgar b Steyn
11 
0
0.00 
»
Alex Hales c de Villiers b Steyn
10 
22 
0
45.45 
»
Nick Compton c de Villiers b Morkel
85 
236 
0
36.02 
»
Joe Root lbw b Piedt
24 
37 
1
64.86 
»
James Taylor c de Villiers b Steyn
70 
137 
1
51.09 
»
Ben Stokes c Duminy b Morkel
21 
34 
0
61.76 
»
Jonny Bairstow c Elgar b Abbott
41 
56 
0
73.21 
»
Moeen Ali c de Villiers b Morkel
0
0.00 
»
Chris Woakes lbw b Morkel
0
0.00 
»
Stuart Broad Not Out
32 
33 
0
96.97 
»
Steven Finn lbw b Steyn
12 
33 
0
36.36 
Extras B 1, LB 3, W 1, N 3
8
Total : (all out in 100.1 overs)
303
RR : 3.02

Fall of wickets : 1-3 (Cook, 2.5 ov), 2-12 (Hales, 6.5 ov), 3-49 (Root, 18.1 ov), 4-174 (Taylor, 63.3 ov), 5-196 (Stokes, 71.3 ov), 6-247 (Compton, 85.5 ov), 7-253 (Ali, 87.3 ov), 8-253 (Woakes, 87.4 ov), 9-267 (Bairstow, 90.4 ov), 10-303 (Finn, 100.1 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Dale Steyn
25
.1
70 
4
2.78
0
0
»
Kyle Abbott
24
66 
1
2.75
1
0
»
Morne Morkel
26
76 
4
2.92
2
1
»
Dane Piedt
16
63 
1
3.94
0
0
»
Stiaan van Zyl
2
0
1.00
0
0
»
Dean Elgar
7
22 
0
3.14
0
0

South Africa 1st innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Stiaan van Zyl b Broad
0
0.00 
»
Dean Elgar Not Out
118 
246 
1
47.97 
»
Hashim Amla c Bairstow b Broad
24 
0
29.17 
»
AB de Villiers c Bairstow b Broad
49 
79 
1
62.03 
»
Faf du Plessis b Ali
19 
0
10.53 
»
Temba Bavuma b Broad
10 
35 
0
28.57 
»
Jean-Paul Duminy c Stokes b Ali
15 
0
13.33 
»
Kyle Abbott c Taylor b Ali
0
0.00 
»
Dale Steyn c Woakes b Ali
17 
52 
0
32.69 
»
Dane Piedt c Bairstow b Finn
0
11.11 
»
Morne Morkel c Root b Finn
0
0.00 
Extras B 6, LB 1, W 1
8
Total : (all out in 81.4 overs)
214
RR : 2.62

Fall of wickets : 1-0 (van Zyl, 0.2 ov), 2-14 (Amla, 6.3 ov), 3-100 (de Villiers, 32.4 ov), 4-113 (du Plessis, 39.6 ov), 5-137 (Bavuma, 52.2 ov), 6-150 (Duminy, 57.3 ov), 7-156 (Abbott, 59.3 ov), 8-210 (Steyn, 77.6 ov), 9-214 (Piedt, 81.1 ov), 10-214 (Morkel, 81.4 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Stuart Broad
15
25 
4
1.67
0
0
»
Chris Woakes
14
28 
0
2.00
0
0
»
Moeen Ali
25
69 
4
2.76
0
0
»
Steven Finn
15
.4
49 
2
3.13
0
0
»
Ben Stokes
9
25 
0
2.78
0
1
»
Joe Root
3
11 
0
3.67
0
0

England 2nd innings
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Alastair Cook lbw b Piedt
27 
0
25.93 
»
Alex Hales c Abbott b Piedt
26 
84 
1
30.95 
»
Nick Compton c de Villiers b Morkel
49 
116 
0
42.24 
»
Joe Root c van Zyl b Abbott
73 
128 
1
57.03 
»
James Taylor st de Villiers b Piedt
42 
97 
0
43.30 
»
Ben Stokes c Elgar b Piedt
14 
0
35.71 
»
Jonny Bairstow c Duminy b van Zyl
79 
76 
3
103.95 
»
Moeen Ali lbw b Piedt
16 
27 
0
59.26 
»
Chris Woakes c Duminy b van Zyl
23 
38 
0
60.53 
»
Stuart Broad c de Villiers b van Zyl
0
0.00 
»
Steven Finn Not Out
0
0.00 
Extras B 3, LB 3
6
Total : (all out in 102.1 overs)
326
RR : 3.19

Fall of wickets : 1-13 (Cook, 9.2 ov), 2-48 (Hales, 25.3 ov), 3-119 (Compton, 48.6 ov), 4-192 (Root, 70.4 ov), 5-197 (Stokes, 73.6 ov), 6-224 (Taylor, 79.6 ov), 7-272 (Ali, 89.6 ov), 8-315 (Woakes, 100.2 ov), 9-315 (Broad, 100.4 ov), 10-326 (Bairstow, 102.1 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Dale Steyn
3
.5
10 
0
2.61
0
0
»
Morne Morkel
20
.3
38 
1
1.85
0
0
»
Kyle Abbott
21
.4
62 
1
2.86
0
0
»
Dane Piedt
36
153 
5
4.25
0
0
»
Dean Elgar
9
32 
0
3.56
0
0
»
Stiaan van Zyl
10
.1
20 
3
1.97
0
0
»
Jean-Paul Duminy
1
0
5.00
0
0

South Africa 2nd innings
(Target: 416 runs)
4s 
6s
SR 
»
Dean Elgar c Root b Finn
40 
71 
0
56.34 
»
Stiaan van Zyl b Stokes
33 
36 
0
91.67 
»
Hashim Amla c Bairstow b Finn
12 
23 
0
52.17 
»
AB de Villiers b Ali
37 
86 
0
43.02 
»
Faf du Plessis c Cook b Finn
66 
0
13.64 
»
Dale Steyn b Finn
21 
0
9.52 
»
Temba Bavuma st Bairstow b Ali
0
0.00 
»
Jean-Paul Duminy Not Out
26 
59 
0
44.07 
»
Kyle Abbott lbw b Ali
11 
0
18.18 
»
Dane Piedt c Taylor b Woakes
27 
0
0.00 
»
Morne Morkel lbw b Broad
20 
0
40.00 
Extras B 2, LB 3
5
Total : (all out in 71.0 overs)
174
RR : 2.45

Fall of wickets : 1-53 (van Zyl, 10.5 ov), 2-85 (Amla, 20.2 ov), 3-88 (Elgar, 22.4 ov), 4-136 (du Plessis, 46.3 ov), 5-136 (de Villiers, 47.3 ov), 6-136 (Bavuma, 49.3 ov), 7-138 (Steyn, 52.3 ov), 8-143 (Abbott, 55.3 ov), 9-155 (Piedt, 63.6 ov), 10-174 (Morkel, 70.6 ov)

Bowlers
O
M
R
W
RPO
NB
Wd
 
»
Stuart Broad
13
29 
1
2.23
0
0
»
Chris Woakes
10
25 
1
2.50
0
0
»
Steven Finn
15
42 
4
2.80
0
0
»
Ben Stokes
7
26 
1
3.71
0
0
»
Moeen Ali
26
47 
3
1.81
0
0

Match details
Debuts: AD Hales (England)
Man of the Match: MM Ali (England)
Umpires : Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and RJ Tucker (Australia)
Third Umpire: BNJ Oxenford (Australia)
Referee : RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
Reserve Umpire: JD Cloete (South Africa)
Close of Play
Day 1 : England 1st innings - 179/4 (NRD Compton 63*, BA Stokes 5*, 65.1 ov)
Day 2 : South Africa 1st innings - 137/4 (D Elgar 67*, T Bavuma 10*, 52 ov)
Day 3 : England 2nd innings - 172/3 (JE Root 60*, JWA Taylor 24*, 64 ov)
Day 4 : South Africa 2nd innings - 136/4 (AB de Villiers 37*, DW Steyn 0*, 47 ov)
Day 5 : South Africa 2nd innings 174 (JP Duminy 26*, 71 ov) - end of match
Teams:
South Africa AB de Villiers (wk), DW Steyn, DL Piedt, D Elgar, F du Plessis, HM Amla (Capt.), JP Duminy, KJ Abbott, M Morkel, S van Zyl, T Bavuma
England AN Cook (Capt.), AD Hales, BA Stokes, CR Woakes, WA Taylor, JE Root, JM Bairstow (wk), MM Ali, NRD Compton, ST Finn, SCJ Broad
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