South Africa A v England XI
England in South Africa 1995/96
VenueKimberley Country Club, Kimberley on 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th November 1995 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSouth Africa A won the toss and decided to bat
ResultSouth Africa A won by 6 wickets
UmpiresRE Koertzen, DL Orchard
Close of play day 1South Africa A (1) 325/5 (Klusener 12*, Palframan 19*)
Close of play day 2England XI (1) 127/4 (Atherton 49*, Smith 31*)
Close of play day 3England XI (2) 136/4 (Hick 23*)

South Africa A first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJR Steync Thorpe b Gough1746622- 
AM Bacherc Watkinson b Gough116229307101 
JH Kallisb Hick9313618611- 
*JB Comminsc Russell b Fraser27811092- 
LJ Wilkinsonc Thorpe b Malcolm1633361- 
L Klusenerlbw b Gough611422014- 
+SJ Palframanc Hick b Watkinson30911263- 
N Bojec Stewart b Hick22403911 
SD Jackb Watkinson44455933 
R Telemachusnot out926391- 
PR Adamsdid not bat      
Extras(16 b, 6 lb, 11 nb, 2 w)35
Total(9 wickets, declared, 142 overs)470
Fall of wickets:
1-33 (Steyn), 2-214 (Kallis), 3-261 (Bacher), 4-290 (Commins), 5-294 (Wilkinson), 6-362 (Palframan), 7-395 (Boje), 8-418 (Klusener), 9-470 (Jack)
England XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Malcolm22   3881-6
Gough29   685322
Fraser25   3781-3
Watkinson42   81372--
Thorpe4   1150--
Hick14   3342--
Ramprakash6   1110--

England XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*MA Athertonlbw b Klusener531772296- 
AJ Stewartb Adams34751054- 
MR Ramprakashc Palframan b Kallis166-- 
GP Thorpec Klusener b Adams11016-- 
GA Hickc and b Adams042-- 
RA Smithc Palframan b Kallis4813313881 
+RC Russellnot out9313617818- 
M Watkinsonb Boje21222-- 
D Goughst Palframan b Boje2650684- 
ARC Fraserlbw b Kallis514121- 
DE Malcolmb Adams1323393- 
Extras(14 b, 9 lb, 9 w)32
Total(all out, 106.3 overs)308
Fall of wickets:
1-55 (Stewart), 2-58 (Ramprakash), 3-59 (Thorpe), 4-59 (Hick), 5-135 (Atherton), 6-179 (Smith), 7-197 (Watkinson), 8-245 (Gough), 9-262 (Fraser), 10-308 (Malcolm)
South Africa A bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jack10   43103-
Telemachus11   24103-
Klusener21   3671--
Kallis15   43233-
Boje21   7492--

England XI second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*MA Athertonlbw b Jack033-- 
AJ Stewartc Commins b Adams561021329- 
MR Ramprakashlbw b Adams421681821- 
GP Thorpest Palframan b Adams31112-- 
GA Hickc Wilkinson b Kallis439710051 
RA Smithc Palframan b Telemachus28941184- 
+RC Russellc Bacher b Boje40811145- 
M Watkinsonlbw b Adams2510-- 
D Goughc Palframan b Jack419341- 
ARC Fraserc Wilkinson b Adams1559731- 
DE Malcolmnot out48455126 
Extras(10 b, 7 lb, 2 nb, 9 w)28
Total(all out, 113.4 overs)309
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Atherton), 2-97 (Stewart), 3-101 (Thorpe), 4-136 (Ramprakash), 5-183 (Hick), 6-210 (Smith), 7-217 (Watkinson), 8-233 (Gough), 9-250 (Russell), 10-309 (Fraser)
South Africa A bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Jack8   038261
Telemachus7   2201--
Klusener15   2550-1
Kallis17   62513-
Boje28   12381--

South Africa A second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJR Steync Hick b Fraser1640682- 
AM Bacherc Russell b Fraser39931443- 
JH Kallisc Russell b Gough132-- 
*JB Comminsc and b Fraser54647971 
LJ Wilkinsonnot out1818322- 
L Klusenernot out1618232- 
+SJ Palframandid not bat      
N Bojedid not bat      
SD Jackdid not bat      
R Telemachusdid not bat      
PR Adamsdid not bat      
Extras(3 nb, 1 w)4
Total(4 wickets, 38.5 overs)148
Fall of wickets:
1-39 (Steyn), 2-40 (Kallis), 3-106 (Bacher), 4-115 (Commins)
England XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Fraser15   4493--
Malcolm7   027012
Gough8   0331-1
Hick1   070--

--> RA Smith (2) passed 19000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 18
--> GP Thorpe made his debut in South Africa in First-Class matches
--> SD Jack reached 200 wickets in First-Class matches when he dismissed D Gough, his 2nd wicket in the England XI second innings

Number of overs reduced to 99 as a result of rain.