New Zealand in South Africa Test Series - 3rd Test

South Africa v New Zealand

New Zealand won by 72 runs

New Zealand 1st innings R M 4s 6s
SN McGregor b Burke 68 141 11 0
GT Dowling lbw b Lawrence 0 0 0
JT Sparling c Elgie b Burke 19 0
JR Reid* c Bromfield b McKinnon 92 135 10 0
PGZ Harris st †Waite b Bromfield 101 269 10 2
ME Chapple c †Waite b Burke 69 155 10 0
AE Dick c †Waite b Burke 4 0
GA Bartlett c †Waite b Burke 12 0
RC Motz b Burke 0 0 0
JC Alabaster c Farrer b Bromfield 1 0 0
FJ Cameron not out 2 0 0
Extras (lb 8, nb 9) 17
Total (all out; 157.5 overs) 385 (2.43 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-15 (Dowling), 2-59 (Sparling), 3-116 (McGregor), 4-209 (Reid), 5-357 (Chapple), 6-367 (Harris), 7-369 (Dick), 8-369 (Motz), 9-370 (Alabaster), 10-385 (Bartlett)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SF Burke 53.5 19 128 6 2.37
GB Lawrence 23 7 46 1 2.00
AH McKinnon 19 6 42 1 2.21
EJ Barlow 9 0 40 0 4.44
HD Bromfield 46 11 94 2 2.04
MK Elgie 7 2 18 0 2.57
South Africa 1st innings R M 4s 6s
DJ McGlew* c Bartlett b Motz 14 41 0
EJ Barlow c Harris b Alabaster 51 94 10 0
WS Farrer c †Dick b Alabaster 11 0
JHB Waite c Chapple b Cameron 33 0
RA McLean c †Dick b Cameron 20 0
KC Bland b Alabaster 32 75 1
MK Elgie c Chapple b Alabaster 6 0
SF Burke c †Dick b Cameron 0 0 0
GB Lawrence c Reid b Cameron 4 0
AH McKinnon not out 9 0
HD Bromfield lbw b Cameron 1 0 0
Extras (b 6, lb 2, nb 1) 9
Total (all out; 68.4 overs) 190 (2.76 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-36 (McGlew), 2-67 (Farrer), 3-85 (Barlow), 4-124 (McLean), 5-157 (Waite), 6-164 (Elgie), 7-165 (Burke), 8-173 (Lawrence), 9-185 (Bland), 10-190 (Bromfield)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RC Motz 11 2 30 1 2.72
FJ Cameron 24.4 10 48 5 1.94
JC Alabaster 21 4 61 4 2.90
GA Bartlett 5 1 17 0 3.40
JT Sparling 6 1 22 0 3.66
ME Chapple 1 0 3 0 3.00
New Zealand 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
SN McGregor run out 20 0
GT Dowling c Barlow b Burke 12 0
JT Sparling c †Waite b Burke 9 0
JR Reid* c Bromfield b Burke 14 0
PGZ Harris c Bland b Burke 30 0
ME Chapple b Burke 33 93 0
GA Bartlett st †Waite b McKinnon 29 56 0
AE Dick not out 50 92 6 0
RC Motz c Barlow b Bromfield 0 0 0
JC Alabaster st †Waite b McKinnon 4 0
FJ Cameron not out 10 42 0
Extras (b 1) 1
Total (9 wickets dec; 88.1 overs) 212 (2.40 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-28 (Dowling), 2-40 (McGregor), 3-44 (Sparling), 4-61 (Reid), 5-106 (Harris), 6-127 (Chapple), 7-158 (Bartlett), 8-159 (Motz), 9-163 (Alabaster)
Bowling O M R W Econ
SF Burke 27.1 10 68 5 2.50
AH McKinnon 17 7 32 2 1.88
EJ Barlow 20 2 53 0 2.65
HD Bromfield 24 3 58 1 2.41
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 408 runs) R M 4s 6s
DJ McGlew* c †Dick b Bartlett 63 190 9 0
EJ Barlow c Reid b Alabaster 16 0
WS Farrer c Dowling b Alabaster 20 0
JHB Waite lbw b Alabaster 21 55 0
RA McLean c Harris b Bartlett 113 174 18 1
KC Bland lbw b Reid 42 136 3 2
MK Elgie c Harris b Cameron 12 0
SF Burke c Motz b Sparling 12 0
GB Lawrence c Harris b Reid 0 0 0
AH McKinnon b Alabaster 4 0
HD Bromfield not out 0 15 0 0
Extras (b 14, lb 13, w 4, nb 1) 32
Total (all out; 142.2 overs) 335 (2.35 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 0-11* (McGlew, retired not out), 1-27 (Barlow), 2-54 (Farrer), 3-100 (Waite), 4-201 (McGlew), 5-273 (McLean), 6-315 (Elgie), 7-317 (Bland), 8-331 (Burke), 9-335 (McKinnon), 10-335 (Lawrence)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RC Motz 24 9 69 0 2.87
FJ Cameron 26 14 42 1 1.61
JC Alabaster 50 12 119 4 2.38
GA Bartlett 22 8 40 2 1.81
JT Sparling 6 3 12 1 2.00
JR Reid 14.2 8 21 2 1.46
Match details
Toss New Zealand, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 1-1
Test debuts SF Burke and WS Farrer (South Africa)
Umpires DV Collins and JE Warner
Close of play
Mon, 1 Jan - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 337/4 (PGZ Harris 91*, ME Chapple 58*)
Tue, 2 Jan - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 8/0 (SN McGregor 1*, GT Dowling 7*)
Wed, 3 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 54/2 (JHB Waite 5*)
Thu, 4 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 335 (142.2 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • DJ McGlew (2) retired hurt on 11* from 11/0 to 100/3
  • SF Burke (11-196) became the first bowler to take ten wickets in New Zealand v South Africa Tests.
  • NZ's 2nd ever Test victory, and the 1st away from home
 
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New Zealand won by 40 runs
South Africa v New Zealand at Johannesburg - Feb 2-5, 1962
South Africa won by an innings and 51 runs
South Africa v New Zealand at Cape Town - Jan 1-4, 1962
New Zealand won by 72 runs
South Africa v New Zealand at Johannesburg - Dec 26-29, 1961
Match drawn
South Africa v New Zealand at Durban - Dec 8-12, 1961
South Africa won by 30 runs
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