England tour of South Africa, Only Test: South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 19-22, 1892
England won by an innings and 189 runs
19,21,22 March 1892 (3-day match)
  South Africa 1st innings R 4s 6s
TW Routledge b Ferris 5 0
F Hearne b Pougher 24 0
CG Fichardt c & b Pougher 0 0 0
CH Mills b Ferris 4 0
EA Halliwell c JT Hearne b Ferris 8 0
CS Wimble c †Wood b Pougher 0 0 0
G Cripps b JT Hearne 18 0
WH Milton* c Martin b Ferris 21 0
CH Vintcent lbw b Ferris 6 0
DC Parkin b Ferris 6 0
JF du Toit not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 5) 5
  Total (all out; 58.2 overs) 97 (1.99 runs per 6 balls)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  JJ Ferris 29.2 11 54 6 2.20
  AD Pougher 21 8 26 3 1.48
  JT Hearne 8 2 12 1 1.80
  England 1st innings R 4s 6s
W Chatterton c du Toit b Mills 48 0
A Hearne lbw b Parkin 9 0
WL Murdoch c & b Parkin 12 0
GG Hearne c Milton b Parkin 0 0 0
VA Barton c Vintcent b Mills 23 1
WW Read* b du Toit 40 0
AD Pougher b Hearne 17 0
H Wood not out 134 0
JJ Ferris run out 16 0
JT Hearne c Fichardt b Milton 40 2
F Martin c Mills b Hearne 13 0
Extras (b 13, nb 4) 17
  Total (all out; 119.2 overs) 369 (3.70 runs per 6 balls)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  CH Vintcent 24 8 50 0 2.50
  DC Parkin 26 4 82 3 3.78
  CH Mills 28 7 83 2 3.55
  F Hearne 12.2 0 40 2 3.87
  JF du Toit 17 5 47 1 3.31
  WH Milton 9 2 27 1 3.60
  G Cripps 3 0 23 0 9.20
  South Africa 2nd innings R 4s 6s
TW Routledge c Pougher b Ferris 1 0 0
F Hearne b Ferris 23 0
CG Fichardt run out 10 0
CH Mills b Ferris 21 0
EA Halliwell b Ferris 0 0 0
CH Vintcent b Ferris 0 0 0
G Cripps b Ferris 3 0 0
WH Milton* c A Hearne b Ferris 16 0
DC Parkin c & b Martin 0 0 0
CS Wimble st †Murdoch b Martin 0 0 0
JF du Toit not out 2 0 0
Extras (b 7) 7
  Total (all out; 49.3 overs) 83 (2.00 runs per 6 balls)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
  JJ Ferris 25 16 37 7 1.77
  F Martin 24.3 9 39 2 1.90

Match details


Balls per over 5
Toss - South Africa, who chose to bat
Series - England won the one-off match
Test debuts - VA Barton, W Chatterton, A Hearne, GG Hearne, JT Hearne and AD Pougher (England); G Cripps, JF du Toit, CG Fichardt, EA Halliwell, CH Mills, DC Parkin, TW Routledge and CS Wimble (South Africa)
Umpires - J Leaney (England) and CN Thomas
Close of play
  • Sat, 19 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 110/5 (WW Read 15*)
  • Sun, 20 Mar - rest day
  • Mon, 21 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 48/5 (CH Mills 8*, G Cripps 0*)
  • Tue, 22 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 83 (49.3 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


General
    • For the first time England contested two Test series simultaneously, two days after WW Read's team played the Test Lord Sheffield side began their third match against Australia.
    • The Hearnes provided the second instance of three brothers playing in the same match, Alec and George Gibbons for England, and Frank for South Africa, John Thomas was their cousin.
    • JJ Ferris and WL Murdoch were making their debuts for England after appearing for Australia, Murdoch, the former Australia captain, kept wicket for England in the second innings.
    • F Hearne was making his debut for South Africa after playing twice for England.
    • Wood scored the first century by a wicket-keeper in Test matches; it was his only hundred in first-class cricket.
 
Print this page
x
   

MATCH CENTRE

4s

6s

dots

  • RHB

    LHB

  • RHB

    LHB

Partnerships