South Africa tour of England, 1951 / Scorecard

South Africa in England Test Series - 1st Test

England v South Africa

South Africa won by 71 runs

South Africa 1st innings R M 4s 6s
EAB Rowan c †Evans b Brown 17 44 0
JHB Waite run out 76 275 8 0
DJ McGlew b Brown 40 105 0
AD Nourse* run out 208 555 25 0
JE Cheetham c Ikin b Bedser 31 0
GM Fullerton c Compton b Tattersall 54 7 0
CB van Ryneveld lbw b Bedser 32 0
AMB Rowan b Bedser 2 0 0
NBF Mann c Tattersall b Wardle 1 0 0
GWA Chubb not out 0 0 0
CN McCarthy not out 1 0 0
Extras (b 3, lb 17, nb 1) 21
Total (9 wickets dec; 240 overs) 483 (2.01 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-31 (EAB Rowan), 2-107 (McGlew), 3-189 (Waite), 4-273 (Cheetham), 5-394 (Fullerton), 6-465 (van Ryneveld), 7-467 (AMB Rowan), 8-476 (Mann), 9-482 (Nourse)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AV Bedser 63 18 122 3 1.93
TE Bailey 45 13 102 0 2.26
FR Brown 34 11 74 2 2.17
R Tattersall 47 20 80 1 1.70
JH Wardle 49 21 77 1 1.57
DCS Compton 2 0 7 0 3.50
England 1st innings R M 4s 6s
L Hutton c †Waite b AMB Rowan 63 6 0
JT Ikin c McCarthy b Chubb 1 5 0 0
RT Simpson c †Waite b McCarthy 137 270 21 0
DCS Compton c †Waite b McCarthy 112 320 11 0
W Watson lbw b McCarthy 57 7 1
FR Brown* c Fullerton b Chubb 29 0
TG Evans c sub b Chubb 5 0
JH Wardle c Fullerton b Chubb 5 0
TE Bailey c Fullerton b McCarthy 3 0 0
AV Bedser not out 0 0 0
Extras (b 4, lb 3) 7
Total (9 wickets dec; 163.2 overs) 419 (2.56 runs per over)
Did not bat R Tattersall
Fall of wickets 1-4 (Ikin), 2-148 (Hutton), 3-234 (Simpson), 4-375 (Watson), 5-382 (Compton), 6-395 (Evans), 7-410 (Wardle), 8-419 (Bailey), 9-419 (Brown)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CN McCarthy 48 10 104 4 2.16
GWA Chubb 46.2 12 146 4 3.15
AMB Rowan 46 10 101 1 2.19
NBF Mann 20 5 51 0 2.55
CB van Ryneveld 3 0 10 0 3.33
South Africa 2nd innings R 4s 6s
EAB Rowan c Ikin b Bedser 11 0
JHB Waite c Ikin b Tattersall 5 0
DJ McGlew st †Evans b Bedser 5 0
GM Fullerton c Brown b Tattersall 13 1
JE Cheetham b Bedser 28 0
CB van Ryneveld c Hutton b Bedser 22 0
AMB Rowan c †Evans b Bedser 5 0
NBF Mann b Tattersall 2 0 0
GWA Chubb not out 11 0
CN McCarthy b Bedser 5 0
AD Nourse* absent hurt -
Extras (b 4, lb 9, nb 1) 14
Total (all out; 51.4 overs) 121 (2.34 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-12 (EAB Rowan), 2-20 (Waite), 3-24 (McGlew), 4-52 (Fullerton), 5-87 (Cheetham), 6-98 (van Ryneveld), 7-103 (AMB Rowan), 8-106 (Mann), 9-121 (McCarthy)
Bowling O M R W Econ
AV Bedser 22.4 8 37 6 1.63
TE Bailey 2 0 10 0 5.00
R Tattersall 23 6 56 3 2.43
JH Wardle 4 3 4 0 1.00
England 2nd innings (target: 186 runs) R 4s 6s
L Hutton c & b AMB Rowan 11 0
JT Ikin b Mann 33 0
RT Simpson c & b AMB Rowan 7 0
DCS Compton lbw b AMB Rowan 5 0
W Watson lbw b Mann 5 0
TE Bailey c †Waite b Mann 11 0
FR Brown* c McCarthy b AMB Rowan 7 0
TG Evans c van Ryneveld b Mann 0 0 0
JH Wardle c sub b AMB Rowan 30 1
AV Bedser b McCarthy 0 0 0
R Tattersall not out 0 0 0
Extras (lb 5) 5
Total (all out; 65.2 overs) 114 (1.74 runs per over)
Fall of wickets 1-23 (Hutton), 2-41 (Simpson), 3-57 (Ikin), 4-63 (Compton), 5-67 (Watson), 6-80 (Brown), 7-83 (Evans), 8-84 (Bailey), 9-110 (Bedser), 10-114 (Wardle)
Bowling O M R W Econ
CN McCarthy 8 1 8 1 1.00
GWA Chubb 6 2 9 0 1.50
AMB Rowan 27.2 4 68 5 2.48
NBF Mann 24 16 24 4 1.00
Match details
Toss South Africa, who chose to bat
Series South Africa led the 5-match series 1-0
Test debuts W Watson (England); GWA Chubb, DJ McGlew, CB van Ryneveld and JHB Waite (South Africa)
Umpires HG Baldwin and F Chester
Close of play
Thu, 7 Jun - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 239/3 (AD Nourse 76*, JE Cheetham 13*)
Fri, 8 Jun - day 2 - England 1st innings 4/1 (L Hutton 3*)
Sat, 9 Jun - day 3 - England 1st innings 251/3 (DCS Compton 46*, W Watson 4*)
Sun, 10 Jun - rest day
Mon, 11 Jun - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 95/5 (CB van Ryneveld 20*, AMB Rowan 0*)
Tue, 12 Jun - day 5 - England 2nd innings 114 (65.2 ov) - end of match
 
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Jun 9, 1951

Jackie McGlew puts on his pads, first Test, England v South Africa, Trent Bridge, 9 June 1951

Jackie McGlew

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