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England vs South Africa ()

Status-Match Ended Venue - Edgbaston, Birmingham, Date - 01/01/1970, Toss won by -
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Squad details .

England

Alex Hales, Eoin Morgan, Michael Lumb, Ravi Bopara, Danny Briggs, Graeme Swann, Jade Dernbach, James Anderson, Steven Finn, Stuart Broad, Luke Wright, Samit Patel, Tim Bresnan, Craig Kieswetter, Jonathan Bairstow, Jos Buttler,

South Africa

Farhaan Behardien, Hashim Amla, JP Duminy, Richard Levi, Dale Steyn, Lonwabo Tsotsobe, Morne Morkel, Robin Peterson, Wayne Parnell, Albie Morkel, Faf du Plessis, Jacques Kallis, Johan Botha, Justin Ontong, AB de Villiers

Pitch report

Edgbaston, Birmingham

The overhead conditions will assist the seam bowlers, however the wicket is firm and hard and will be good for batting.
Weather

Chances of rain with hardly any clear conditions


  • 12 August, 2012
    Max:17
    Min:8
SWOT Analysis
EnglandSouth Africa
StrengthStrong bowling attackAll-round performance
WeaknessInexperienced batting line upMiddle-order inconsistency
OpportunitiesTo level series with a winTo seal series with a win
ThreatsHashim Amla and Dale SteynSteven Finn and Luke Wright
Head to head
  • Total match played: 50
  • Tied: 1
  • Drawn: 3
EnglandSouth Africa
Matches won2125
Home Wins1214
Away Wins67
Highest Innings Score323 on September 27, 2009354 on November 27, 2009
Lowest Innings Score103 on May 22, 199983 on August 26, 2008
Top Performers
EnglandSouth Africa
Highest Total Chased264 on June 28, 2003281 on October 25, 1998
Lowest Total Defended171 on March 06, 2011129 on January 19, 1996
Most Prolific BatsmanKevin Pietersen - 646 RunsJacques Kallis - 1054 Runs
Highest Individual Score116 by Kevin Pietersen On February 13, 2005150 by Hashim Amla On August 28, 2012
Most Successful BowlerDarren Gough - 51 WicketsShaun Pollock - 40 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis5/23 by Stuart Broad On August 26, 20085/18 by Andrew Hall On April 17, 2007