Australia in South Africa Test Series - 2nd Test

South Africa v Australia

Australia won by 8 wickets

Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
AR Morris c Watkins b Tayfield 42 0
J Moroney c Cheetham b Mann 87 0
KR Miller b Watkins 58 0
AL Hassett* c & b Mann 57 0
RN Harvey c †Wade b Mann 178 240 16 0
SJE Loxton b Tayfield 35 0
CL McCool not out 49 0
IWG Johnson c Watkins b Mann 0 0 0
RR Lindwall not out 8 1
Extras (b 8, lb 4) 12
Total (7 wickets dec; 126 overs) 526 (3.13 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat RA Saggers, WA Johnston
Fall of wickets 1-68 (Morris), 2-172 (Moroney), 3-215 (Miller), 4-276 (Hassett), 5-416 (Loxton), 6-502 (Harvey), 7-502 (Johnson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CN McCarthy 24 2 98 0 3.06
JC Watkins 12 2 59 1 3.68
NBF Mann 28 3 105 4 2.81
HJ Tayfield 37 4 141 2 2.85
VI Smith 25 0 111 0 3.33
South Africa 1st innings R 4s 6s
EAB Rowan lbw b McCool 67 0
OE Wynne c Johnson b Miller 13 0
JD Nel lbw b Johnson 38 0
AD Nourse* c Johnston b Miller 65 0
WW Wade c †Saggers b Loxton 4 0
JE Cheetham c McCool b Miller 3 0 0
JC Watkins st †Saggers b McCool 35 0
HJ Tayfield st †Saggers b McCool 15 0
NBF Mann b McCool 16 1
VI Smith not out 11 0
CN McCarthy st †Saggers b McCool 0 0 0
Extras (b 2, lb 8, w 1) 11
Total (all out; 75.4 overs) 278 (2.76 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-33 (Wynne), 2-92 (Rowan), 3-154 (Nel), 4-169 (Wade), 5-194 (Cheetham), 6-203 (Nourse), 7-241 (Tayfield), 8-250 (Watkins), 9-278 (Mann), 10-278 (McCarthy)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 12 2 33 0 2.06
WA Johnston 17 3 53 0 2.33
IWG Johnson 12 1 61 1 3.81
KR Miller 17 3 54 3 2.38
CL McCool 11.4 1 41 5 2.67
SJE Loxton 6 0 25 1 3.12
South Africa 2nd innings (following on) R M 4s 6s
EAB Rowan c Harvey b Johnston 3 0 0
OE Wynne c †Saggers b Johnston 10 0
JD Nel c McCool b Johnson 19 0
AD Nourse* lbw b McCool 114 270 0
WW Wade b Johnston 11 0
JE Cheetham c †Saggers b Lindwall 27 0
JC Watkins c †Saggers b Lindwall 9 0
HJ Tayfield b Lindwall 75 158 0
NBF Mann b Lindwall 46 0
VI Smith lbw b Lindwall 4 0
CN McCarthy not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 3, lb 10, nb 2) 15
Total (all out; 102.4 overs) 333 (2.43 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-5 (Rowan), 2-16 (Wynne), 3-61 (Nel), 4-80 (Wade), 5-141 (Cheetham), 6-159 (Watkins), 7-225 (Nourse), 8-327 (Mann), 9-332 (Tayfield), 10-333 (Smith)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 15.4 2 32 5 1.54
WA Johnston 24 2 70 3 2.18
IWG Johnson 24 5 91 1 2.84
KR Miller 11 0 43 0 2.93
CL McCool 21 3 71 1 2.53
SJE Loxton 4 1 6 0 1.12
RN Harvey 3 1 5 0 1.25
Australia 2nd innings (target: 86 runs) R 6s
AR Morris c & b Mann 24 0
J Moroney lbw b Mann 19 0
RN Harvey not out 23 0
KR Miller not out 16 0
Extras (b 5) 5
Total (2 wickets; 20 overs) 87 (3.26 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat AL Hassett*, SJE Loxton, CL McCool, IWG Johnson, RR Lindwall, RA Saggers, WA Johnston
Fall of wickets 1-37 (Morris), 2-44 (Moroney)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CN McCarthy 4 1 18 0 3.37
JC Watkins 2 0 10 0 3.75
NBF Mann 8 1 23 2 2.15
HJ Tayfield 6 1 31 0 3.87
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 2-0
Umpires RGA Ashman and DV Collins
Close of play
Sat, 31 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 312/4 (RN Harvey 55*, SJE Loxton 7*)
Sun, 1 Jan - rest day
Mon, 2 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 169/3 (AD Nourse 43*, WW Wade 4*)
Tue, 3 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 120/4 (AD Nourse 55*, JE Cheetham 16*)
Wed, 4 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 87/2 (20 ov) - end of match
 
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