Toss - Ireland
Match result - South Africa
Batsman scoring at the highest strike rate - Smith
Strike rate - 125
Most economical bowler - Morkel
Economy rate - 3.7
Total runs - 512
Total wickets in the match - 16
- As featured in The Independent.
"This is not the time for namby-pamby promising youngsters who might just do something; not the time for building for the future. Pragmatism rules and they don't come more pragmatic than Rogers."
- Victor Marks makes the case for stiff-legged and stiff-armed 35 year old left-handers in Ashes squads