England 1st innings R 4s 6s
JB Hobbs c Quinn b McMillan 10 0
H Sutcliffe c Owen-Smith b Vincent 104 0
WR Hammond st †Cameron b Vincent 17 0
FE Woolley hit wicket b Vincent 46 1
RES Wyatt c Deane b Vincent 6 0
M Leyland b Vincent 16 0
AW Carr* c Morkel b McMillan 15 0
LEG Ames c Mitchell b McMillan 0 0 0
G Geary not out 12 0
AP Freeman c †Cameron b Quinn 15 0
EW Clark b Quinn 7 0
Extras (b 9, nb 1) 10
Total (all out; 101.3 overs) 258 (2.54 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-38 (Hobbs), 2-69 (Hammond), 3-140 (Woolley), 4-166 (Wyatt), 5-194 (Leyland), 6-217 (Sutcliffe), 7-221 (Ames), 8-222 (Carr), 9-239 (Freeman), 10-258 (Clark)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DPB Morkel 9 2 20 0 2.22
NA Quinn 15.3 4 30 2 1.93
CL Vincent 45 10 105 5 2.33
Q McMillan 28 7 78 3 2.78
HGO Owen-Smith 4 0 15 0 3.75
South Africa 1st innings R B 4s 6s SR
RH Catterall c Carr b Clark 0 6 0 0 0.00
IJ Siedle b Geary 14 0
B Mitchell b Geary 2 0 0
HW Taylor c †Ames b Clark 121 0
HG Deane* c Woolley b Wyatt 93 0
HB Cameron c Freeman b Geary 62 0
DPB Morkel c †Ames b Clark 81 0
HGO Owen-Smith b Woolley 26 0
Q McMillan not out 50 0
CL Vincent not out 24 0
Extras (b 4, lb 12, w 2, nb 1) 19
Total (8 wickets dec; 172 overs) 492 (2.86 runs per over)
Did not bat NA Quinn
Fall of wickets 1-0 (Catterall), 2-9 (Mitchell), 3-20 (Siedle), 4-234 (Deane), 5-246 (Taylor), 6-326 (Cameron), 7-397 (Owen-Smith), 8-439 (Morkel)
Bowling O M R W Econ
EW Clark 36 8 79 3 2.19
G Geary 49 15 121 3 2.46
AP Freeman 49 9 169 0 3.44
FE Woolley 13 4 25 1 1.92
M Leyland 9 4 25 0 2.77
RES Wyatt 16 4 54 1 3.37
England 2nd innings R 6s
JB Hobbs c Mitchell b Vincent 52 0
H Sutcliffe not out 109 0
WR Hammond not out 101 0
Extras (b 1, lb 1) 2
Total (1 wicket; 80 overs) 264 (3.30 runs per over)
Did not bat FE Woolley, RES Wyatt, M Leyland, AW Carr*, LEG Ames, G Geary, AP Freeman, EW Clark
Fall of wickets 1-77 (Hobbs)
Bowling O M R W Econ
DPB Morkel 16 6 43 0 2.68
NA Quinn 24 3 61 0 2.54
CL Vincent 15 3 42 1 2.80
Q McMillan 10 1 39 0 3.90
HGO Owen-Smith 8 0 42 0 5.25
B Mitchell 4 0 17 0 4.25
RH Catterall 3 0 18 0 6.00
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to field
Series England won the 5-match series 2-0
Test debuts LEG Ames and EW Clark (England)
Umpires W Bestwick and TW Oates
Close of play
Sat, 17 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 166/4 (H Sutcliffe 84*, M Leyland 0*)
Sun, 18 Aug - rest day
Mon, 19 Aug - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 283/5 (HB Cameron 31*, DPB Morkel 9*)
Tue, 20 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 264/1 (80 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
England v South Africa at The Oval - Aug 17-20, 1929
Match drawn
England v South Africa at Manchester - Jul 27-30, 1929
England won by an innings and 32 runs
England v South Africa at Leeds - Jul 13-16, 1929
England won by 5 wickets
England v South Africa at Lord's - Jun 29-Jul 2, 1929
Match drawn
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Aug 20, 1929

Jack Hobbs on his way to 52, England v South Africa, 5th Test, August 20, 1929

Jack Hobbs on his way to 52

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