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South Africa vs England ()

Status-Play in Progress Venue - , Date - 01/01/1970, Toss won by -
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Squad details .

England

Thami Tsolekile, Alastair Cook, Andrew Strauss, Ian Bell, James Taylor, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Graeme Swann, Graham Onions, James Anderson, Steven Finn, Stuart Broad, Tim Bresnan, Matt Prior,

South Africa

Alviro Petersen, Graeme Smith, Hashim Amla, Jacques Rudolph, JP Duminy, Dale Steyn, Imran Tahir, Lonwabo Tsotsobe, Morne Morkel, Robin Peterson, Albie Morkel, Faf du Plessis, Jacques Kallis, Vernon Philander, AB de Villiers

Pitch report

Headingley, Leeds

The track is a bit greenish and may assist the pace bowlers.
Weather

The weather has been forecasted to be rainy.


  • August 2, 2012
    Max:18
    Min:10

  • August 3, 2012
    Max:17
    Min:11

  • August 4, 2012
    Max:17
    Min:12

  • August 5, 2012
    Max:16
    Min:12

  • August 6, 2012
    Max:16
    Min:11
SWOT Analysis
EnglandSouth Africa
StrengthOverall team balanceWinning momentum
WeaknessHole in their dominance-
OpportunitiesTo level the series 1-1To take an unassailable lead of 2-0
ThreatsDale Steyn and Hashim AmlaJames Anderson and Alastair Cook
Head to head
  • Total match played: 45
  • Tied: 1
  • Drawn: 2
EnglandSouth Africa
Matches won1923
Home Wins1014
Away Wins65
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, 2005141 by Graeme Smith On September 27, 2009
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