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New Zealand cricket team in South Africa in 2012–13
New Zealand cricket team in South Africa in 2012–13
Flag of South Africa.svg
South Africa
Flag of New Zealand.svg
New Zealand
Dates 18 December 2012 – 25 January 2013
Captains Graeme Smith Brendon McCullum
Test series
Result South Africa won the 2-match series 2–0
Most runs HM Amla (176) DG Brownlie (172)
Most wickets DW Steyn (13) TA Boult
DAJ Bracewell (4)
One Day International series
Twenty20 International series
Result South Africa won the 3-match series 2–1
Most runs Henry Davids (143) Martin Guptill (125)
Most wickets Ryan McLaren (5) Doug Bracewell (5)

The New Zealand cricket team will tour South Africa from 18 December 2012 to 25 January 2013. The tour will consist of two test matches, three One Day Internationals, and three Twenty20 International matches. In their first innings of the First Test, New Zealand were dismissed for just 45 runs, their third lowest Test match total and the lowest total in Test cricket in 39 years. In the same match, South African cricketer Jacques Kallis became the fourth batsman to make 13,000 runs in Test cricket.

Squads

Tests ODIs T20Is
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand

Tour Match

T20I: South Africa XI v New Zealanders

18 December 2012
13:00
Scorecard
Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
140/8 (20 overs)
v Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
116/9 (20 overs)
New Zealanders won by 24 runs
City Oval, Pietermaritzburg
Umpires: Johan Cloete and Shaun George
Colin Munro 39 (27)
Kyle Abbott 4/16 (4 overs)
Vaughn van Jaarsveld 43 (43)
Mitchell McClenaghan 3/19 (4 overs)


First class: South Africa XI v New Zealanders

28–30 December 2012
Scorecard
Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
311/6d (89.1 overs)
v Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
359/7d (119 overs)
Match Drawn
Boland Bank Park, Paarl
Umpires: Shaun George and Adrian Holdstock
Brendon McCullum 65 (126)
Colin Ackermann 3/46 (21 overs)
Matthew Kleinveldt 78 (169)
Chris Martin 2/39 (19 overs)
117/2d (29 overs)
Martin Guptill 68* (79)
Petrus Jeftha 1/17 (6 overs)
  • New Zealanders won the toss and elected to bat first.

T20I Series

1st T20I

21 December 2012
20:00
Scorecard
Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
86 (18.2 overs)
v Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
87/2 (12.1 overs)
South Africa won by 8 wickets
Kingsmead, Durban
Umpires: Johan Cloete and Shaun George (both RSA)
Man of the Match: Rory Kleinveldt
Colin Munro 23 (18)
Rory Kleinveldt 3/18 (3.2 overs)
Faf du Plessis 38* (32)
Ronnie Hira 1/15 (3 overs)


2nd T20I

23 December 2012
20:00
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
165/5 (19 overs)
v Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
169/2 (19 overs)
New Zealand won by 8 wickets (D/L)
Buffalo Park, East London
Umpires: Shaun George and Adrian Holdstock
Man of the Match: Martin Guptill (NZ)
Faf du Plessis 63 (43)
Doug Bracewell 3/33 (3 overs)
Martin Guptill 101* (69)
Ryan McLaren 1/26 (4 overs)
  • Floodlight failure during South Africa's innings reduced the match to 19 overs per side. New Zealand's target was revised to 169 runs from 19 overs according to the Duckworth–Lewis method.


3rd T20I

26 December 2012
14:30
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
179/6 (20 overs)
v Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
146/9 (20 overs)
South Africa won by 33 runs
St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth
Umpires: Johan Cloete and Adrian Holdstock
Player of the match: Henry Davids
Henry Davids 68 (51)
Mitchell McClenaghan 2/24 (4 overs)
Brendon McCullum 25 (22)
Aaron Phangiso 3/25 (4 overs)
Ryan McLaren 3/25 (4 overs)
  • South Africa won the toss and elected to bat

Test Series

1st Test

2-6 January 2013
Scorecard
Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
45 (19.2 overs)
v Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
347/8d (95.2 overs)
South Africa won by an innings and 27 runs
Newlands Cricket Ground, Cape Town
Umpires: Ian Gould and Rod Tucker
Player of the match: Vernon Philander (SA)
Kane Williamson 13 (19)
Vernon Philander 5/7 (6 overs)
Alviro Petersen 106 (176)
Chris Martin 3/63 (19.2 overs)
275 (102.1 overs)
Dean Brownlie 109 (186)
Dale Steyn 3/67 (30 overs)
  • New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat
  • Dale Steyn takes 300 wickets in Tests.
  • Jacques Kallis reaches 13000 runs in Tests.

2nd Test

11–15 January 2013
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
525/8 dec (153.3 overs)
v Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
121 (44.4 overs)
South Africa won by an innings and 193 runs
St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth
Umpires: HDPK Dharmasena & IJ Gould
Player of the match: DW Steyn (South Africa)
F du Plessis 137 (252)
DAJ Bracewell 3/94 (34)
BJ Watling 63 (87)
DW Steyn 5-17 (13)
211 (86.4 overs)
BJ Watling 63 (117)
DW Steyn 3/48 (15.4)
  • South Africa won the toss and elected to bat
  • C Munro (New Zealand) made his test debut

ODI Series

1st ODI

19 January 2013
10:00
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
v Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
Boland Bank Park, Paarl


2nd ODI

22 January 2013
14:30
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
v Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
De Beers Diamond Oval, Kimberley


3rd ODI

25 January 2013
14:30
Scorecard
Flag of South Africa.svg South Africa
v Flag of New Zealand.svg New Zealand
Senwes Park, Potchefstroom


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International cricket in 2012–13 vte
September 12 ICC World Twenty20
October 12 New Zealand in Sri Lanka
November 12 South Africa in AustraliaWest Indies in BangladeshEngland in India
December 12 New Zealand in South AfricaSri Lanka in AustraliaPakistan in India
January 13 ACC Women's Championship
February 13 West Indies in AustraliaPakistan in South AfricaEngland in New ZealandAustralia in IndiaZimbabwe in the West Indies
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