South Africa v England
England in South Africa 1995/96 (2nd ODI)
VenueSpringbok Park, Bloemfontein on 11th January 1996 (50-over match) (day/night)
Balls per over6
TossSouth Africa won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEngland won by 5 wickets
UmpiresWA Diedricks, RE Koertzen
TV umpireDL Orchard
RefereeCW Smith
Man of the MatchMA Atherton

South Africa inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
AC Hudsonc Stewart b Hick64971195-65.98
RP Snellc Fairbrother b Hick6365834196.92
BM McMillanb Martin4454634-81.48
JH Kallisc Hick b Smith2935512182.86
*WJ Cronjeb Cork19181711105.56
JN Rhodesb Cork4612--66.67
G Kirstenc Fairbrother b Cork233--66.67
SM Pollockc Ramprakash b Smith557--100.00
+DJ Richardsonnot out131015--130.00
N Bojenot out278--28.57
AA Donalddid not bat      
Extras(6 b, 4 lb, 7 w)17
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)262
Fall of wickets:
1-116 (Snell), 2-164 (Hudson), 3-197 (McMillan), 4-226 (Cronje), 5-228 (Kallis), 6-236 (Kirsten), 7-237 (Rhodes), 8-248 (Pollock)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Cork10   04434-20.004.40
DeFreitas6   0300---5.00
White6   0370---6.17
Martin6   04311-36.007.17
Smith10   0462--30.004.60
Hick10   03822-30.003.80
Ramprakash2   0140---7.00

England inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
PAJ DeFreitasc Rhodes b Pollock1719242-89.47
*MA Athertonc Cronje b Pollock851101885-77.27
GA Hicklbw b Cronje55425491130.95
GP Thorpenot out72851655-84.71
MR Ramprakashrun out144--25.00
NH Fairbrotherc Rhodes b McMillan1216191-75.00
+AJ Stewartnot out1316261-81.25
C Whitedid not bat      
DG Corkdid not bat      
NMK Smithdid not bat      
PJ Martindid not bat      
Extras(4 lb, 1 nb, 5 w)10
Total(5 wickets, 48.2 overs)265
Fall of wickets:
1-37 (DeFreitas), 2-108 (Hick), 3-198 (Atherton), 4-200 (Ramprakash), 5-223 (Fairbrother)
South Africa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Snell6   03902--6.50
McMillan7   0461-142.006.57
Donald10   1440---4.40
Cronje7   0321--42.004.57
Kallis5   02701--5.40
Boje4   02501--6.25

--> RP Snell passed his previous highest score of 51 in ODI matches
--> RP Snell passed 1500 runs in List A matches when he reached 20
--> BM McMillan passed 500 runs in ODI matches when he reached 43
--> MA Atherton 50 in 76 balls
--> GA Hick 50 in 33 balls
--> PAJ DeFreitas made his debut in South Africa in ODI matches
--> MR Ramprakash made his debut in South Africa in ODI matches
--> N Boje made his debut in South Africa in ODI matches
--> GA Hick reached 150 wickets in List A matches when he dismissed AC Hudson, his 2nd wicket in the South Africa innings

Bad light stopped play after 23.4 overs- floodlights failed
50 minutes lost, no reduction of overs