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South Africa vs New Zealand (TEST)

Status-Match Ended Venue - St George's Park, Port Elizabeth, Date - 11/01/2013, Toss won by - South Africa
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  • SA beat NZ by an innings and 193 runs
Squad details .

South Africa

Alviro Petersen, Dean Elgar, Graeme Smith, Hashim Amla, Jacques Rudolph, Dale Steyn, Morne Morkel, Robin Peterson, Faf du Plessis, Jacques Kallis, Rory Kleinveldt, Ryan McLaren, Vernon Philander, AB de Villiers,

New Zealand

Colin Munro, Daniel Flynn, Dean Brownlie, Kane Williamson, Martin Guptill, Bruce Martin, Chris Martin, Doug Bracewell, Jeetan Patel, Mitchell McClenaghan, Neil Wagner, Trent Boult, James Franklin, Bradley Watling, Brendon McCullum

Pitch report

St George's Park, Port Elizabeth

The wicket has a good covering of grass but it is not lively enough. The seamers will enjoy bowling with the new ball but the pitch is expected to get slow.

Partly cloudy

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SWOT Analysis
South AfricaNew Zealand
StrengthOverall depth in all departmentsInexperienced yet effective bowlers
WeaknessA prime spinner in their ranksLack of quality in batting
OpportunitiesTo take the series 2-0To level the series 1-1
ThreatsTrent Boult and Brendon McCullumVernon Philander and Hashim Amla
Head to head
  • Total match played: 39
  • Tied: 0
  • Drawn: 13
South AfricaNew Zealand
Matches won224
Home Wins151
Away Wins73
Highest Innings Score621 on February 27, 1999595 on March 18, 2004
Lowest Innings Score148 on December 24, 195345 on January 02, 2013
Top Performers
South AfricaNew Zealand
Highest Total Chased233 on March 26, 200450 on March 18, 2004
Lowest Total Defended226 on February 05, 1954275 on February 16, 1962
Most Prolific BatsmanJacques Kallis - 1535 RunsStephen Fleming - 1072 Runs
Highest Individual Score275 by Daryll Cullinan On February 27, 1999262 by Stephen Fleming On April 27, 2006
Most Successful BowlerDale Steyn - 50 WicketsChris Martin - 55 Wickets
Best Bowling Analysis8/53 by Goofy Lawrence On December 26, 19616/60 by John Reid Sr. On February 28, 1964