Hashim Amla reached another milestone of scoring 8000 runs in test cricket. He reached this landmark in the second test against England at Trent Bridge . Amla scored 78 in the first innings before being dismissed by Broad. Amla became just the fourth South African batsman to surpass 8000 runs. Jacques Kallis (13206), Graeme Smith (9253) and AB de Villiers (8074) are the other three South Africans to have scored 8000 runs.