England in South Africa Test Series - 1st Test

South Africa v England

South Africa won by 28 runs

South Africa 1st innings R M 4s 6s
IJ Siedle b Voce 13 64 2 0
SH Curnow lbw b Tate 13 25 2 0
B Mitchell c Hammond b Voce 6 21 0 0
RH Catterall b Voce 5 20 0 0
KG Viljoen c †Duckworth b Peebles 7 18 1 0
XC Balaskas lbw b Peebles 7 48 0 0
HB Cameron b Peebles 0 5 0 0
Q McMillan not out 45 70 7 0
EP Nupen* b Peebles 0 1 0 0
CL Vincent c Hammond b Voce 2 3 0 0
ES Newson b Tate 10 34 1 0
Extras (b 12, lb 5, nb 1) 18
Total (all out; 52.2 overs; 152 mins) 126 (2.40 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-19 (Curnow), 2-28 (Mitchell), 3-37 (Siedle), 4-42 (Catterall), 5-51 (Viljoen), 6-53 (Cameron), 7-78 (Balaskas), 8-78 (Nupen), 9-81 (Vincent), 10-126 (Newson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
MW Tate 12.2 4 20 2 1.62
W Voce 26 11 45 4 1.73 (1nb)
IAR Peebles 14 2 43 4 3.07
England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
RES Wyatt lbw b Nupen 8 42 0 0
M Leyland c †Cameron b Nupen 29 49 4 0
WR Hammond lbw b Nupen 49 125 5 0
EH Hendren c †Cameron b McMillan 8 4 1 0
MJL Turnbull st †Cameron b Vincent 28 44 3 1
APF Chapman* c Newson b Vincent 28 32 4 0
JC White c Curnow b Nupen 14 39 0 0
MW Tate c Mitchell b Vincent 8 25 1 0
IAR Peebles b Nupen 0 8 0 0
W Voce run out 8 11 1 0
G Duckworth not out 0 2 0 0
Extras (b 9, lb 3, w 1) 13
Total (all out; 68.1 overs; 204 mins) 193 (2.83 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-33 (Wyatt), 2-42 (Leyland), 3-51 (Hendren), 4-103 (Turnbull), 5-149 (Chapman), 6-176 (Hammond), 7-179 (White), 8-185 (Peebles), 9-193 (Tate), 10-193 (Voce)
Bowling O M R W Econ
ES Newson 8 2 11 0 1.37 (1w)
KG Viljoen 4 1 10 0 2.50
Q McMillan 9 0 47 1 5.22
EP Nupen 26.1 1 63 5 2.40
CL Vincent 21 8 49 3 2.33
South Africa 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
IJ Siedle lbw b Voce 35 46 7 0
SH Curnow run out 8 36 0 0
B Mitchell c †Duckworth b Hammond 72 140 7 0
RH Catterall c Hendren b Hammond 54 95 5 1
XC Balaskas lbw b Tate 3 26 0 0
KG Viljoen b Hammond 44 99 5 0
HB Cameron c †Duckworth b Voce 51 53 5 0
Q McMillan b Voce 14 16 0 1
EP Nupen* b Hammond 1 20 0 0
CL Vincent b Voce 1 10 0 0
ES Newson not out 0 2 0 0
Extras (b 16, lb 7) 23
Total (all out; 95.2 overs; 280 mins) 306 (3.20 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-34 (Curnow), 2-50 (Siedle), 3-172 (Catterall), 4-174 (Mitchell), 5-182 (Balaskas), 6-263 (Cameron), 7-291 (McMillan), 8-305 (Nupen), 9-306 (Viljoen), 10-306 (Vincent)
Bowling O M R W Econ
MW Tate 18 2 47 1 2.61
W Voce 27.2 8 59 4 2.15
IAR Peebles 7 0 41 0 5.85
WR Hammond 25 5 63 4 2.52
JC White 16 3 53 0 3.31
RES Wyatt 2 0 20 0 10.00
England 2nd innings (target: 240 runs) R M 4s 6s
RES Wyatt c McMillan b Catterall 5 20 0 0
M Leyland c & b Catterall 15 28 1 0
WR Hammond st †Cameron b Vincent 63 140 4 0
EH Hendren c Mitchell b Nupen 3 6 0 0
MJL Turnbull b Nupen 61 75 6 1
APF Chapman* c Mitchell b Nupen 11 22 1 0
JC White lbw b Nupen 2 6 0 0
MW Tate c Mitchell b Nupen 28 50 4 0
W Voce c Nupen b Vincent 0 5 0 0
G Duckworth lbw b Nupen 4 16 0 0
IAR Peebles not out 13 23 2 0
Extras (lb 6) 6
Total (all out; 67.3 overs; 202 mins) 211 (3.12 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-13 (Wyatt), 2-22 (Leyland), 3-30 (Hendren), 4-131 (Turnbull), 5-152 (Chapman), 6-154 (White), 7-164 (Hammond), 8-169 (Voce), 9-195 (Tate), 10-211 (Duckworth)
Bowling O M R W Econ
ES Newson 14 2 30 0 2.14
Q McMillan 4 0 25 0 6.25
EP Nupen 25.3 3 87 6 3.41
CL Vincent 17 1 44 2 2.58
RH Catterall 5 0 12 2 2.40
XC Balaskas 2 0 7 0 3.50
Match details
Toss England, who chose to field
Series South Africa led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debuts XC Balaskas, SH Curnow, ES Newson and KG Viljoen (South Africa)
Umpires WB Ryan and GB Treadwell
Close of play
Wed, 24 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 167/5 (WR Hammond 45*, JC White 8*)
Thu, 25 Dec - rest day
Fri, 26 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 303/7 (KG Viljoen 43*, EP Nupen 0*)
Sat, 27 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 211 (67.3 ov) - end of match
 
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South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 13-17, 1931
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South Africa v England at Durban - Jan 16-20, 1931
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South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 1-5, 1931
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South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 24-27, 1930
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