South Africa tour of Australia, 1963/64 / Scorecard

Australia 1st innings R M 4s 6s
WM Lawry c RG Pollock b Barlow 43 99 7 0
RB Simpson c †Waite b PM Pollock 12 40 1 0
NC O'Neill c Barlow b PM Pollock 82 208 10 0
PJP Burge run out 13 22 1 0
BC Booth c Barlow b PM Pollock 169 330 19 0
R Benaud* lbw b Goddard 43 76 6 0
GD McKenzie c PM Pollock b Goddard 39 99 4 0
TR Veivers c Goddard b PM Pollock 14 54 1 0
ATW Grout c Seymour b PM Pollock 6 12 1 0
I Meckiff b PM Pollock 7 12 1 0
AN Connolly not out 1 3 0 0
Extras (b 1, lb 5) 6
Total (all out; 114.6 overs) 435 (2.84 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-39 (Simpson), 2-73 (Lawry), 3-88 (Burge), 4-208 (O'Neill), 5-310 (Benaud), 6-394 (McKenzie), 7-415 (Booth), 8-427 (Grout), 9-434 (Meckiff), 10-435 (Veivers)
Bowling O M R W Econ
PM Pollock 22.6 0 95 6 3.13
JT Partridge 25 3 87 0 2.61
TL Goddard 24 6 52 2 1.62
EJ Barlow 9 0 71 1 5.91
MA Seymour 11 0 39 0 2.65
DB Pithey 23 6 85 0 2.77
South Africa 1st innings R M 4s 6s
TL Goddard* c Meckiff b Benaud 52 94 7 0
EJ Barlow b Benaud 114 354 13 0
PR Carlstein c & b Benaud 0 7 0 0
RG Pollock b McKenzie 25 68 5 0
DT Lindsay lbw b Benaud 17 49 3 0
JHB Waite lbw b Connolly 66 272 4 0
PL van der Merwe b O'Neill 17 39 2 0
DB Pithey c Meckiff b Veivers 18 79 1 0
PM Pollock lbw b Benaud 8 37 0 0
MA Seymour b Simpson 10 31 1 0
JT Partridge not out 3 18 0 0
Extras (b 3, lb 5, nb 8) 16
Total (all out; 135.5 overs) 346 (1.91 runs per 6 balls)
Fall of wickets 1-74 (Goddard), 2-78 (Carlstein), 3-120 (RG Pollock), 4-157 (Lindsay), 5-239 (Barlow), 6-272 (van der Merwe), 7-321 (Pithey), 8-325 (Waite), 9-335 (PM Pollock), 10-346 (Seymour)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 23 1 88 1 2.86
I Meckiff 1 0 8 0 6.00
AN Connolly 19 4 46 1 1.81
TR Veivers 34 15 48 1 1.05
R Benaud 33 10 68 5 1.54
RB Simpson 18.5 5 52 1 2.09
NC O'Neill 7 0 20 1 2.14
Australia 2nd innings R M 4s 6s
WM Lawry not out 87 153 10 0
RB Simpson c sub b Partridge 34 100 2 0
NC O'Neill not out 19 52 2 0
Extras (lb 4) 4
Total (1 wicket dec; 35 overs) 144 (3.08 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat PJP Burge, BC Booth, R Benaud*, GD McKenzie, TR Veivers, ATW Grout, I Meckiff, AN Connolly
Fall of wickets 1-83 (Simpson)
Bowling O M R W Econ
PM Pollock 6 0 26 0 3.25
JT Partridge 17 1 50 1 2.20
TL Goddard 7 0 34 0 3.64
DB Pithey 5 0 30 0 4.50
South Africa 2nd innings (target: 234 runs) R M 4s 6s
TL Goddard* not out 8 27 1 0
EJ Barlow c Simpson b McKenzie 0 5 0 0
PR Carlstein not out 1 21 0 0
Extras (b 4) 4
Total (1 wicket; 6.3 overs) 13 (1.52 runs per 6 balls)
Did not bat RG Pollock, DT Lindsay, JHB Waite, PL van der Merwe, DB Pithey, PM Pollock, MA Seymour, JT Partridge
Fall of wickets 1-1 (Barlow)
Bowling O M R W Econ
GD McKenzie 3.3 1 3 1 0.66
AN Connolly 1 0 2 0 1.50
R Benaud 2 1 4 0 1.50
Match details
Balls per over 8
Toss Australia, who chose to bat
Series 5-match series level 0-0
Test debuts AN Connolly and TR Veivers (Australia); DT Lindsay, JT Partridge, DB Pithey, RG Pollock, MA Seymour and PL van der Merwe (South Africa)
Umpires CJ Egar and LP Rowan
Close of play
Fri, 6 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 337/5 (BC Booth 128*, GD McKenzie 14*)
Sat, 7 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 157/4 (EJ Barlow 56*)
Sun, 8 Dec - rest day
Mon, 9 Dec - day 3 - no play
Tue, 10 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 25/0 (WM Lawry 12*, RB Simpson 12*)
Wed, 11 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 13/1 (6.3 ov) - end of match
 
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Series Results
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Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Jan 24-29, 1964
South Africa won by 10 wickets
Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 10-15, 1964
Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Jan 1-6, 1964
Australia won by 8 wickets
Australia v South Africa at Brisbane - Dec 6-11, 1963
Match drawn
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Dec 7, 1963

A dejected Ian Meckiff walks along the pitch after being no-balled thrice in the over, Australia v South Africa, 1st Test, Brisbane, 2nd day, December 7, 1963

A dejected Ian Meckiff walks along the pitch after being no-balled thrice in the over

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Dec 6, 1963

Brian Booth drives a ball off Trevor Goddard during his innings of 169, Australia v South Africa, 1st Test, Brisbane, December 6, 1963

Brian Booth drives a ball off Trevor Goddard during his innings of 169

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