Boland v England XI
England in South Africa 1995/96
VenueBoland Bank Park, Paarl on 7th, 8th, 9th December 1995 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEngland XI won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresM Bagus, R Brooks
Close of play day 1England XI (1) 263/8 (Russell 45*, Illingworth 7*)
Close of play day 2Boland (1) 129/4 (Kuiper 2*, Stelling 0*)

England XI first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RA Smithb Stelling3945564- 
*AJ Stewartb Stelling391191466- 
JP Crawleyst Germishuys b Drew641451- 
GP Thorpec Germishuys b Drew561051907- 
GA Hickb Henderson32685741 
+RC Russellnot out12929234571 
M Watkinsonc Stelling b Henderson2449561- 
D Goughb Willoughby312111- 
PJ Martinc Germishuys b DeFreitas31420-- 
RK Illingworthnot out571712374- 
MC Ilottdid not bat      
Extras(8 lb, 3 nb, 3 w)14
Total(8 wickets, declared, 152.5 overs)402
Fall of wickets:
1-54 (Smith), 2-74 (Crawley), 3-113 (Stewart), 4-160 (Thorpe), 5-180 (Hick), 6-217 (Watkinson), 7-224 (Gough), 8-233 (Martin)
Boland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
DeFreitas18   10211-1
Willoughby21   27811-
Stelling19   6472--
Henderson49   17882--
Drew39   41282-2
Jackson6   02501-

Boland first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BC Baguleyc Watkinson b Martin2154803- 
LD Ferreirab Illingworth35851134- 
TN Lazardst Russell b Illingworth3710511741 
KC Jacksonc Crawley b Watkinson29658811 
*AP Kuiperc Hick b Illingworth54250-- 
WF Stellingc Smith b Watkinson20861032- 
PAJ DeFreitasc Smith b Martin5410312352 
+LM Germishuysb Ilott741411- 
CW Hendersonc Russell b Ilott311111503- 
BJ Drewnot out3010213811 
CM Willoughbyb Ilott111720-- 
Extras(5 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)8
Total(all out, 135 overs)288
Fall of wickets:
1-46 (Baguley), 2-78 (Ferreira), 3-127 (Lazard), 4-129 (Jackson), 5-141 (Kuiper), 6-181 (Stelling), 7-198 (Germishuys), 8-216 (DeFreitas), 9-267 (Henderson), 10-288 (Willoughby, 135 ov)
England XI bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ilott22   8483-1
Illingworth50   16893--
Watkinson38   17822--

England XI second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JP Crawleynot out183550-- 
RA Smithc sub b Willoughby1612-- 
MC Ilottc Lazard b Henderson816211- 
GP Thorpenot out31817-- 
*AJ Stewartdid not bat      
GA Hickdid not bat      
+RC Russelldid not bat      
M Watkinsondid not bat      
D Goughdid not bat      
PJ Martindid not bat      
RK Illingworthdid not bat      
Extras(3 w)3
Total(2 wickets, 12.3 overs)33
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Smith), 2-27 (Ilott)
Boland bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Willoughby6   2712-
Henderson3   0811-

--> GA Hick (1) passed 25500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 24
--> RC Russell (1) passed his previous highest score of 128 in First-Class matches