Australia in South Africa Test Series - 2nd Test

South Africa v Australia

Australia won by an innings and 141 runs

Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
CC McDonald c †Waite b Fuller 99 263 0
JW Burke b Tayfield 189 578 15 0
RN Harvey c Goddard b Adcock 15 0
ID Craig* b Goddard 0 0 0
KD Mackay lbw b Tayfield 63 0
R Benaud c McGlew b Tayfield 33 0
AK Davidson c & b Tayfield 21 0
RB Simpson c Funston b Tayfield 3 0 0
ATW Grout run out 0 0 0
I Meckiff not out 11 0
LF Kline lbw b Fuller 5 0
Extras (b 1, lb 6, nb 3) 10
Total (all out; 152.2 overs) 449 (2.21 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-190 (McDonald), 2-215 (Harvey), 3-220 (Craig), 4-350 (Mackay), 5-399 (Burke), 6-408 (Benaud), 7-412 (Simpson), 8-412 (Grout), 9-434 (Davidson), 10-449 (Kline)
Bowling O M R W Econ
NAT Adcock 27 5 80 1 2.22
TL Goddard 29 9 57 1 1.47
ERH Fuller 34.2 3 125 2 2.73
HJ Tayfield 51 18 120 5 1.76
RJ Westcott 4 0 22 0 4.12
CB van Ryneveld 7 0 35 0 3.75
South Africa 1st innings R 4s 6s
DJ McGlew c Mackay b Davidson 30 0
TL Goddard lbw b Benaud 29 0
RJ Westcott c Simpson b Davidson 0 0 0
JHB Waite c Simpson b Kline 7 0
RA McLean c Harvey b Kline 38 0
WR Endean c Davidson b Burke 21 0
KJ Funston c & b Benaud 2 0 0
CB van Ryneveld* b Benaud 43 0
ERH Fuller c Harvey b Benaud 5 0
HJ Tayfield c Benaud b Kline 21 0
NAT Adcock not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 6, lb 5, w 1, nb 1) 13
Total (all out; 86.5 overs) 209 (1.80 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-61 (Goddard), 2-61 (McGlew), 3-70 (Westcott), 4-103 (Waite), 5-118 (McLean), 6-121 (Funston), 7-146 (Endean), 8-164 (Fuller), 9-209 (van Ryneveld), 10-209 (Tayfield)
Bowling O M R W Econ
I Meckiff 5.4 1 18 0 2.45
AK Davidson 18 5 31 2 1.29
R Benaud 35 6 95 4 2.03
LF Kline 19.1 5 29 3 1.13
JW Burke 9 2 23 1 1.91
South Africa 2nd innings (following on) R M B 4s 6s SR
DJ McGlew c McDonald b Davidson 0 0 0
TL Goddard not out 56 0
RJ Westcott c Davidson b Benaud 18 0
JHB Waite c Benaud b Davidson 8 0
RA McLean c Burke b Benaud 2 0 0
WR Endean b Benaud 5 0
KJ Funston b Benaud 8 0
CB van Ryneveld* c Burke b Benaud 1 0 0
ERH Fuller c Benaud b Kline 0 0 0
HJ Tayfield lbw b Kline 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
NAT Adcock c Simpson b Kline 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
Extras (lb 1) 1
Total (all out; 57.4 overs) 99 (1.29 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-0 (McGlew), 2-56 (Westcott), 3-69 (Waite), 4-74 (McLean), 5-80 (Endean), 6-88 (Funston), 7-98 (van Ryneveld), 8-99 (Fuller), 9-99 (Tayfield), 10-99 (Adcock)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AK Davidson 15 6 18 2 0.90
R Benaud 21 6 49 5 1.75
LF Kline 10.4 2 18 3 1.28
JW Burke 6 4 7 0 0.87
KD Mackay 5 3 6 0 0.90
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 1-0
Umpires DV Collins and VJ Costello
Close of play
Tue, 31 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 234/3 (JW Burke 114*, KD Mackay 3*)
Wed, 1 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 46/0 (DJ McGlew 25*, TL Goddard 20*)
Thu, 2 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 17/1 (TL Goddard 12*, RJ Westcott 5*)
Fri, 3 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 99 (57.4 ov) - end of match
Match notes
  • General
  • I Meckiff pulled a shoulder muscle and could not complete his sixth over
  • JW Burke batted for 578 mins for his 189. It was his highest Test score
  • LF Kline finished the South African 2nd innings with a Test Hat-trick (Fuller, Tayfield, Adcock). This was the thirteenth hat-trick in Test cricket (sixth for Australia).
  • TL Goddard carried his bat through the South African 2nd innings. This was the fifteenth occasion in Test cricket (third for South Africa).
 
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South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Feb 7-12, 1958
Australia won by 10 wickets
South Africa v Australia at Durban - Jan 24-29, 1958
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South Africa v Australia at Cape Town - Dec 31, 1957 - Jan 3, 1958
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South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Dec 23-28, 1957
Match drawn
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