England tour of South Africa, 1898/99 / Scorecard

England in South Africa Test Series - 1st Test

South Africa v England

England won by 32 runs

England 1st innings R 4s 6s
F Mitchell b Graham 28 0
PF Warner c & b Llewellyn 21 0
JT Tyldesley run out 17 0
CEM Wilson b Middleton 8 0
WR Cuttell c Llewellyn b Graham 19 0
AE Trott run out 0 0 0
FW Milligan c Graham b Middleton 11 0
Lord Hawke* c †Bisset b Llewellyn 0 0 0
JH Board c Dower b Rowe 29 0
HR Bromley-Davenport c Graham b Rowe 4 0
S Haigh not out 2 0 0
Extras (b 4, lb 1, w 1) 6
Total (all out; 77.2 overs) 145 (2.24 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-51 (Warner), 2-53 (Mitchell), 3-77 (Wilson), 4-77 (Tyldesley), 5-81 (Trott), 6-96 (Milligan), 7-96 (Hawke), 8-138 (Cuttell), 9-138 (Board), 10-145 (Bromley-Davenport)
Bowling O M R W Econ
J Middleton 23 9 48 2 2.50
GA Rowe 18.2 6 34 2 2.21
R Graham 16 7 22 2 1.65
CB Llewellyn 20 6 35 2 2.10
South Africa 1st innings R 4s 6s
JH Sinclair run out 86 0
VM Tancred b Haigh 18 0
HH Francis lbw b Trott 7 0
RR Dower b Trott 0 0 0
M Bisset*† b Haigh 35 0
WRT Solomon c Tyldesley b Haigh 2 0 0
GH Shepstone b Cuttell 8 0
CB Llewellyn st †Board b Trott 38 0
R Graham c †Board b Cuttell 4 0
J Middleton c Mitchell b Trott 22 0
GA Rowe not out 13 0
Extras (b 5, lb 11, nb 2) 18
Total (all out; 84.1 overs) 251 (3.57 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-46 (Tancred), 2-55 (Francis), 3-59 (Dower), 4-114 (Bisset), 5-118 (Solomon), 6-143 (Shepstone), 7-169 (Sinclair), 8-183 (Graham), 9-224 (Llewellyn), 10-251 (Middleton)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AE Trott 30.1 13 61 4 2.42
S Haigh 30 5 101 3 4.04
WR Cuttell 17 5 42 2 2.96
FW Milligan 7 0 29 0 4.97
England 2nd innings R 4s 6s
F Mitchell lbw b Llewellyn 1 0 0
PF Warner not out 132 0
JT Tyldesley c Shepstone b Middleton 17 0
CEM Wilson b Middleton 18 0
WR Cuttell c Dower b Middleton 21 0
AE Trott c Solomon b Rowe 6 0
S Haigh c Shepstone b Rowe 1 0 0
FW Milligan st †Bisset b Llewellyn 8 0
Lord Hawke* b Llewellyn 5 0
JH Board c & b Middleton 17 0
HR Bromley-Davenport b Middleton 0 0 0
Extras (b 9, nb 2) 11
Total (all out; 104 overs) 237 (2.73 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Mitchell), 2-41 (Tyldesley), 3-104 (Wilson), 4-139 (Cuttell), 5-149 (Trott), 6-153 (Haigh), 7-171 (Milligan), 8-189 (Hawke), 9-233 (Board), 10-237 (Bromley-Davenport)
Bowling O M R W Econ
J Middleton 26 8 51 5 2.35
GA Rowe 28 12 40 2 1.71
R Graham 11 2 38 0 4.14
CB Llewellyn 36 11 89 3 2.96
GH Shepstone 3 1 8 0 3.20
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 132 runs) R 4s 6s
JH Sinclair c Cuttell b Haigh 4 0
VM Tancred c †Board b Haigh 7 0
HH Francis b Cuttell 29 0
RR Dower c Cuttell b Trott 9 0
M Bisset*† not out 21 0
CB Llewellyn b Trott 0 0 0
GH Shepstone lbw b Cuttell 0 0 0
WRT Solomon b Cuttell 2 0 0
J Middleton c Bromley-Davenport b Trott 14 0
R Graham c Tyldesley b Trott 0 0 0
GA Rowe b Trott 0 0 0
Extras (b 4, lb 5, nb 4) 13
Total (all out; 77.1 overs) 99 (1.53 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-13 (Sinclair), 2-21 (Tancred), 3-58 (Francis), 4-62 (Dower), 5-65 (Llewellyn), 6-66 (Shepstone), 7-78 (Solomon), 8-97 (Middleton), 9-99 (Graham), 10-99 (Rowe)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AE Trott 33.1 14 49 5 1.77
S Haigh 12 5 20 2 2.00
WR Cuttell 32 24 17 3 0.63
Match details
Balls per over 5
Toss England, who chose to bat
Series England led the 2-match series 1-0
Test debuts JH Board, WR Cuttell, S Haigh, FW Milligan, F Mitchell, JT Tyldesley, PF Warner and CEM Wilson (England); M Bisset, RR Dower, HH Francis, R Graham, WRT Solomon and VM Tancred (South Africa)
Umpires A Soames and A White (England)
Close of play
Tue, 14 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 86/3 (JH Sinclair 38*, M Bisset 21*)
Wed, 15 Feb - day 2 - England 2nd innings 171/7 (PF Warner 97*)
Thu, 16 Feb - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 99 (77.1 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • Warner was the first to carry his bat through a completed innings on debut for England.
  • AE Trott was making his debut for England after appearing in three Tests for Australia .
 
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