Result
1st Test, Australia tour of South Africa at Cape Town, Jan 22-27 1970
382 & 232
129.1 ov, target 451
164 & 280
South Africa won by 170 runs
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
BA Richards  b Connolly29871294033.33
TL Goddard c †Taber b Walters1643372037.20
A Bacher (c)lbw b Connolly571161148049.13
RG Pollock c Chappell b Walters491341367136.56
EJ Barlow c Chappell b Gleeson12732236011139.44
BL Irvine c Gleeson b Mallett421111223037.83
MJ Procter  b Mallett2268672032.35
D Gamsy not out3096892031.25
PM Pollock lbw b Mallett12013005.00
MA Seymour c Lawry b Mallett036000.00
GA Chevalier c Chappell b Mallett058000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 5, nb 2)9
TOTAL(167.1 Ov, RR: 2.28)382
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Trevor Goddard), 2-96 (Barry Richards), 3-111 (Ali Bacher), 4-187 (Graeme Pollock), 5-281 (Lee Irvine), 6-323 (Mike Procter), 7-363 (Eddie Barlow), 8-364 (Peter Pollock), 9-374 (Kelly Seymour), 10-382 (Grahame Chevalier)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie3087402.4600
AN Connolly29126222.1300
KD Walters811922.3700
JW Gleeson45179212.0400
AA Mallett55.11612652.2800
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KR Stackpole c Barlow b Procter1953711035.84
WM Lawry (c) b PM Pollock28160025.00
IM Chappell c Chevalier b PM Pollock042000.00
KD Walters c Irvine b PM Pollock731481874149.32
IR Redpath c Barlow b Procter046000.00
AP Sheahan c Barlow b Chevalier820292040.00
HB Taber lbw b Seymour1143412025.58
GD McKenzie c RG Pollock b PM Pollock528391017.85
AA Mallett c Goddard b Chevalier1942603045.23
JW Gleeson  b Goddard1749472034.69
AN Connolly not out012000.00
Extras(b 1, nb 9)10
TOTAL(66.4 Ov, RR: 2.46)164
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Bill Lawry), 2-5 (Ian Chappell), 3-38 (Keith Stackpole), 4-39 (Ian Redpath), 5-58 (Paul Sheahan), 6-92 (Brian Taber), 7-123 (Graham McKenzie), 8-134 (Doug Walters), 9-164 (Ashley Mallett), 10-164 (John Gleeson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Procter1243022.5000
PM Pollock1242041.6600
TL Goddard19.492911.4700
GA Chevalier1123222.9000
MA Seymour1122812.5400
EJ Barlow1015015.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
BA Richards c †Taber b Connolly3244605072.72
TL Goddard c Lawry b Mallett1757581029.82
A Bacher (c)lbw b Gleeson1636541044.44
RG Pollock c Walters b Connolly501301318038.46
EJ Barlow c †Taber b Gleeson1654512029.62
BL Irvine c Walters b Connolly1970713027.14
MJ Procter c †Taber b Connolly48941045051.06
D Gamsy c †Taber b Gleeson22328008.69
PM Pollock  b Gleeson2551552149.01
MA Seymour c Lawry b Connolly0107000.00
GA Chevalier not out078000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 2)7
TOTAL(96 Ov, RR: 2.41)232
Fall of wickets: 1-52 (Trevor Goddard), 2-52 (Barry Richards), 3-91 (Ali Bacher), 4-121 (Eddie Barlow), 5-147 (Graeme Pollock), 6-171 (Lee Irvine), 7-187 (Dennis Gamsy), 8-222 (Mike Procter), 9-226 (Peter Pollock), 10-232 (Kelly Seymour)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie802903.6200
AN Connolly26104751.8000
JW Gleeson30117042.3300
AA Mallett32107912.4600
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 451 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KR Stackpole c Barlow b Goddard29951153030.52
WM Lawry (c)lbw b Procter8317518312147.42
IM Chappell  b Chevalier1363722020.63
KD Walters c Irvine b Procter415151026.66
IR Redpath not out472162483021.75
AP Sheahan  b Seymour1647422034.04
HB Taber lbw b Procter1553531028.30
AA Mallett c PM Pollock b Procter59171055.55
GD McKenzie c RG Pollock b Chevalier1930494063.33
JW Gleeson  b Richards1021202047.61
AN Connolly  b Chevalier2558482043.10
Extras(b 7, lb 2, nb 5)14
TOTAL(129.1 Ov, RR: 2.16)280
Fall of wickets: 1-75 (Keith Stackpole), 2-130 (Bill Lawry), 3-131 (Ian Chappell), 4-136 (Doug Walters), 5-161 (Paul Sheahan), 6-188 (Brian Taber), 7-198 (Ashley Mallett), 8-228 (Graham McKenzie), 9-239 (John Gleeson), 10-280 (Alan Connolly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MJ Procter1744742.7600
PM Pollock18121901.0500
TL Goddard32126612.0600
GA Chevalier31.196832.1800
MA Seymour1964012.1000
EJ Barlow621402.3300
BA Richards611212.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa 1969/70
Series resultSouth Africa led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 670
Season1969/70
Match days22,23,24,26,27 January 1970 (5-day match)
debut
Barry Richards
Lee Irvine
Dennis Gamsy
Grahame Chevalier
Umpires
Gunther Goldman
Billy Wade
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 22 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 254/4 (EJ Barlow 66*, BL Irvine 31*)
Fri, 23 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 108/6 (KD Walters 58*, GD McKenzie 0*)
Sat, 24 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 179/6 (MJ Procter 23*, D Gamsy 0*)
Sun, 25 Jan - rest day
Mon, 26 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 181/5 (IR Redpath 19*, HB Taber 9*)
Tue, 27 Jan - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 280 (129.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 280 (129.1 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 181/5 (IR Redpath 19*, HB Taber 9*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 179/6 (MJ Procter 23*, D Gamsy 0*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 1st innings 108/6 (KD Walters 58*, GD McKenzie 0*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 254/4 (EJ Barlow 66*, BL Irvine 31*)
Day 0
  • rest day