• SA vs England: All the stats

    Two Tests down and two to go with the series delicately poised going into the final matches at the Wanderers and Centurion, traditional South African strongholds.

    Here we look at the vital statistics after the opening two games, resulting in a 1-0 lead for England.

    310 Ben Stokes (England, HS 258)
    300 Jonny Bairstow (England, HS 150no)
    220 Hashim Amla (SA, HS 201)
    202 Dean Elgar (SA, HS 118no)
    194 Nick Compton (England, HS 85)
    176 Joe Root (England, HS 73)
    174 AB de Villiers (SA, HS 88)
    139 James Taylor (England, HS 70)
    112 Temba Bavuma (SA, HS 102no)
    101 Alex Hales (England, HS 60)
    97 Faf du Plessis (SA, HS 86)
    69 Chris Morris (SA, HS 69)
    42 Alastair Cook (England, HS 27)

    150.00 Jonny Bairstow (England)
    101.00 Dean Elgar (SA)
    77.50 Ben Stokes (England)
    77.33 Hashim Amla (SA)
    69.00 Chris Morris (SA)
    58.00 AB de Villiers (SA)
    56.00 Temba Bavuma (SA)
    48.50 Nick Compton (England)
    44.00 Joe Root (England)
    34.75 James Taylor (England)

    258 Ben Stokes (England)
    201 Hashim Amla (SA)
    150no Jonny Bairstow (England)
    118no Dean Elgar (SA)
    102no Temba Bavuma (SA)

    9 Dane Piedt (SA, BB 5-153)
    8 Steve Finn (England, BB 4-42)
    7 Stuart Broad (England, BB 4-25)
    7 Morne Morkel (SA, BB 4-76)
    7 Moeen Ali (England, BB 4-69)
    4 Dale Steyn (SA, BB 4-70)
    4 Kagiso Rabada (SA, BB 3-175)
    3 Stiaan van Zyl (SA, BB 3-20)

    3 JP Duminy (SA), Joe Root (England), Dean Elgar (SA)
    2 James Anderson (England), Chris Morris (SA), Ben Stokes (England), James Taylor (England), Temba Bavuma (SA)

    7 AB de Villiers (SA, 6c, 1st)
    5 Jonny Bairstow (England, 4c, 1st)
    3 Quinton de Kock (3c)

    1st: 55 Alastair Cook and Alex Hales (England)
    2nd: 78 Dean Elgar and Hashim Amla (SA)
    3rd: 183 Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers (SA)
    4th: 171 Hashim Amla and Faf du Plessis (SA)
    5th: 56 Joe Root and Ben Stokes (England)
    6th: 399 Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow (England)
    7th: 167 Temba Bavuma and Chris Morris (SA)
    8th: 54 Dean Elgar and Dale Steyn (SA)
    9th: 14 Jonny Bairstow and Stuart Broad (England)
    10th: 36 Stuart Broad and Steve Finn (England)

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