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Mike Macaulay      

Full name Michael John Macaulay

Born April 19, 1939, Durban, Natal

Current age 75 years 281 days

Major teams South Africa, Eastern Province, North Eastern Transvaal, Orange Free State, Transvaal, Western Province

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium, Slow left-arm orthodox

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 2 0 33 21 16.50 0 0 1 0 0 0
First-class 69 91 23 888 59 13.05 0 2 45 0
List A 3 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 276 73 2 1/10 2/73 36.50 1.58 138.0 0 0 0
First-class 69 5357 234 7/49 22.89 16 4
List A 3 216 82 3 2/33 2/33 27.33 2.27 72.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth, Feb 12-17, 1965 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1957-1979
List A span 1977-1979
Profile

Primarily a left-arm seamer, Mike Macaulay was a journeyman cricketer who appeared for no fewer than five provinces - Transvaal, Western Province, Orange Free State, North Eastern Transvaal and Eastern Province. He appeared in only one Test, against England at Port Elizabeth in 1964-65, taking 2 for 73 and scoring 21 and 12. He toured England in 1965 but didn't play in any of the Tests, and was forced to retire at the end of the 1968-69 campaign after several seasons dogged by knee trouble. He made a remarkable comeback in 1977-78, aged 38, taking 42 wickets for Eastern Province.
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Country Fixtures Country Results
Pool A: KZ-Natal v Border at Durban - Jan 25
KZ-Natal 298/5 (49/50 ov)
Pool B: Easterns v Free State at Benoni - Jan 25
Easterns 158/5 (43.5/50 ov)
Pool A: North West v S West D at Potchefstroom - Jan 25
North West 63 S West D 43/0 (6.4/50 ov)
Pool A: W Province v Griq West at Cape Town - Jan 25
W Province 167/3 (37/46 ov)
4th ODI: South Africa v West Indies at Port Elizabeth - Jan 25
South Africa 161/4 (34.5/50 ov)
1st unofficial ODI: Sth Africa A v Eng Lions at Bloemfontein - Jan 25
Sth Africa A 153/7 (34.2/50 ov)
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