Pat Symcox and Mark Boucher ‘s Heroic Record | Highest 9th-Wicket Partnership In Test cricket 1998

Highest 9th-wicket partnerships in Test cricket was between Pat Symcox and Mark Boucher of South Africa. in Test match against Pakistan at Johannesburg on February 14, 1998.

In that memorable match, Pat Symcox and Mark Boucher create a significant impact with the bat,Pat Symcox and Mark Boucher made a partnership of 195 runs for the 9th wicket, due to which South Africa scored 364 runs for 10 wickets in the first inning.

Pat Symcox made 108 with a strike rate of 68.170 which included 17 fours. And Mark Boucher made 78 with a strike rate of 48.447 which included 9 fours, 1 six.

South Africa First Inning Batting Score Board

Bowling Performance – South Africa First Innings

Waqar Younis23.048033.478
Shoaib Akhtar21.028414.000
Azhar Mahmood20.015212.600
Mushtaq Ahmed27.056632.444
Saqlain Mushtaq12.204723.811
Aamer Sohail1.0012012.00
The table provides details of Pakistani bowling performance against South Africa’s first innings

Match Details

South Africa made the record of Highest 9th-Wicket Partnership against Pakistan in this series. The first Test match of the series was played at The Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg.

Schedule: South Africa vs Pakistan 1st Test February 14, 1998
Result: The match was drawn.
Venue: Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
Player of the match:
Pat Simcox (South Africa)
Azhar Mahmood (Pakistan)
Player of the Series: Azhar Mahmood batted well throughout the series.

Toss decision: Pakistan won the toss and decided to field

Start date: Started on 14 February 1998.
Expiry date: Expired on 18 February 1998.

Fall of Wickets – Pakistan Second Innings

Fall of Wickets
1 /15Aamer Sohail (7.6)
2 /15Saeed Anwar (8.1)
3 /87Mohammad Wasim (22.2)
4 /91Inzamam-ul-Haq (24.2)
5 /112Ijaz Ahmed (29.6)
6 /219Moin Khan (56.3)
7 /230Saqlain Mushtaq (70.1)
8 /255Mushtaq Ahmed (78.6)
9 /296Waqar Younis (87.3)
10 /329Azhar Mahmood (94.1)
The table shows the fall of wickets in Pakistan’s second innings,

South Africa Third Innings

Gary Kirstennot out20334060.606
Adam Bachernot out20294068.966
The table provides details of the batsmen in South Africa’s third innings

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