Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
AR Morris c †Fullerton b McCarthy 111 270 9 1
J Moroney c †Fullerton b Melle 118 330 13 0
KR Miller c †Fullerton b Melle 84 0
RR Lindwall b Melle 5 0
AL Hassett* b McCarthy 53 0
RN Harvey not out 56 0
SJE Loxton b Melle 6 0
CL McCool st †Fullerton b Tayfield 8 0
IWG Johnson c sub (JB Roothman) b Melle 3 0 0
RA Saggers not out 5 0
Extras (b 8, lb 7, nb 1) 16
Total (8 wickets dec; 127 overs) 465 (2.74 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat WA Johnston
Fall of wickets 1-214 (Morris), 2-265 (Moroney), 3-273 (Lindwall), 4-382 (Hassett), 5-392 (Miller), 6-418 (Loxton), 7-437 (McCool), 8-440 (Johnson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CN McCarthy 31 4 113 2 2.73
MG Melle 33 3 113 5 2.56
HJ Tayfield 31 4 103 1 2.49
NBF Mann 25 2 85 0 2.55
DW Begbie 7 0 35 0 3.75
South Africa 1st innings R 4s 6s
EAB Rowan b Lindwall 55 0
JD Nel run out 25 0
RG Draper c †Saggers b Johnston 15 0
AD Nourse* c †Saggers b Lindwall 5 0
DW Begbie c McCool b Miller 24 0
PL Winslow c & b Miller 19 0
GM Fullerton c Hassett b McCool 88 0
HJ Tayfield c Johnson b Miller 40 0
NBF Mann b Lindwall 52 0
MG Melle lbw b McCool 14 0
CN McCarthy not out 2 0 0
Extras (b 7, lb 5, nb 1) 13
Total (all out; 122 overs) 352 (2.16 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-84 (Rowan), 2-86 (Nel), 3-96 (Nourse), 4-115 (Draper), 5-145 (Winslow), 6-148 (Begbie), 7-213 (Tayfield), 8-307 (Mann), 9-345 (Fullerton), 10-352 (Melle)
Bowling O M R W Econ
RR Lindwall 26 3 82 3 2.36
WA Johnston 29 5 68 1 1.75
KR Miller 28 3 75 3 2.00
SJE Loxton 10 2 22 0 1.65
IWG Johnson 18 4 52 0 2.16
CL McCool 7 0 29 2 3.10
AL Hassett 1 0 5 0 3.75
RN Harvey 3 0 6 0 1.50
Australia 2nd innings R M 6s
AR Morris c Mann b McCarthy 19 0
J Moroney not out 101 225 0
RN Harvey b Melle 100 0
KR Miller not out 33 0
Extras (b 5, lb 1) 6
Total (2 wickets; 52 overs) 259 (3.73 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat RR Lindwall, AL Hassett*, SJE Loxton, CL McCool, IWG Johnson, RA Saggers, WA Johnston
Fall of wickets 1-28 (Morris), 2-198 (Harvey)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CN McCarthy 13 1 56 1 3.23
MG Melle 12 0 58 1 3.62
HJ Tayfield 14 2 88 0 4.71
NBF Mann 8 1 32 0 3.00
DW Begbie 3 0 19 0 4.75
EAB Rowan 1 1 0 0 0.00
AD Nourse 1 1 0 0 0.00
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series Australia led the 5-match series 3-0
Test debuts RG Draper, MG Melle and PL Winslow (South Africa)
Umpires DV Collins and DT Drew
Close of play
Fri, 10 Feb - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 266/2 (KR Miller 25*, RR Lindwall 0*)
Sat, 11 Feb - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 77/0 (EAB Rowan 55*, JD Nel 21*)
Sun, 12 Feb - rest day
Mon, 13 Feb - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 275/7 (GM Fullerton 45*, NBF Mann 35*)
Tue, 14 Feb - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 259/2 (52 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth - Mar 3-6, 1950
Australia won by an innings and 259 runs
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Feb 10-14, 1950
Match drawn
South Africa v Australia at Durban - Jan 20-24, 1950
Australia won by 5 wickets
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town - Dec 31, 1949 - Jan 4, 1950
Australia won by 8 wickets
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Dec 24-28, 1949
Australia won by an innings and 85 runs
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