Result
4th Test, Australia tour of South Africa at Port Elizabeth, Mar 5-10 1970
311 & 470/8d
90.3 ov, target 570
212 & 246
South Africa won by 323 runs
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
BA Richards c †Taber b Connolly8117821210045.50
EJ Barlow c McKenzie b Connolly731762059141.47
A Bacher (c)run out1734382050.00
RG Pollock c †Taber b Gleeson1640016.66
BL Irvine c Redpath b Gleeson2559683142.37
DT Lindsay c †Taber b Connolly431431744030.06
HR Lance  b Mayne2179912026.58
MJ Procter c †Taber b Connolly2649583053.06
PM Pollock not out417311023.52
PHJ Trimborn  b Connolly035000.00
AJ Traicos c †Taber b Connolly2950022.22
Extras(b 4, lb 3, nb 11)18
TOTAL(123.2 Ov, RR: 2.52)311
Fall of wickets: 1-157 (Eddie Barlow), 2-158 (Barry Richards), 3-159 (Graeme Pollock), 4-183 (Ali Bacher), 5-208 (Lee Irvine), 6-259 (Tiger Lance), 7-294 (Denis Lindsay), 8-305 (Mike Procter), 9-305 (Pat Trimborn), 10-311 (John Traicos)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie2776602.4400
LC Mayne2747112.6200
AN Connolly28.294761.6500
KD Walters911902.1100
JW Gleeson3299022.8100
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KR Stackpole c Barlow b Procter1527320055.55
WM Lawry (c)c †Lindsay b Lance1841653043.90
IR Redpath c Trimborn b Procter551141538048.24
IM Chappell c Procter b Trimborn1722311077.27
KD Walters c †Lindsay b Trimborn1340033.33
AP Sheahan c Procter b PM Pollock671371597148.90
HB Taber lbw b Barlow328250010.71
LC Mayne  b Procter13621011020.96
GD McKenzie c Barlow b PM Pollock027000.00
JW Gleeson c †Lindsay b PM Pollock815312053.33
AN Connolly not out215220013.33
Extras(lb 3, nb 9, w 1)13
TOTAL(76.1 Ov, RR: 2.78)212
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Keith Stackpole), 2-46 (Bill Lawry), 3-80 (Ian Chappell), 4-82 (Doug Walters), 5-152 (Ian Redpath), 6-177 (Brian Taber), 7-191 (Paul Sheahan), 8-195 (Graham McKenzie), 9-208 (John Gleeson), 10-212 (Laurie Mayne)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock1424633.2800
MJ Procter25.1113031.1900
EJ Barlow912713.0000
HR Lance813214.0000
PHJ Trimborn1714722.7600
AJ Traicos311705.6600
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
BA Richards c Chappell b Mayne12621223616359.43
EJ Barlow c Stackpole b Walters27871151031.03
A Bacher (c)hit wicket b McKenzie731702158042.94
RG Pollock  b Mayne423250017.39
BL Irvine c Gleeson b Mayne1021461789269.86
DT Lindsay  b Connolly605454101111.11
HR Lance run out1935302054.28
MJ Procter c Mayne b Gleeson2335283165.71
PM Pollock not out717241041.17
Extras(lb 9, nb 20)29
TOTAL(121.2 Ov, RR: 3.87)470/8d
Did not bat: PHJ Trimborn, AJ Traicos 
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Eddie Barlow), 2-199 (Barry Richards), 3-213 (Graeme Pollock), 4-279 (Ali Bacher), 5-367 (Denis Lindsay), 6-440 (Tiger Lance), 7-440 (Lee Irvine), 8-470 (Mike Procter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie2037213.6000
LC Mayne2968332.8600
AN Connolly36313013.6100
KD Walters521412.8000
JW Gleeson30.2514214.6800
IR Redpath11000.0000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 570 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
KR Stackpole  b Procter20182050111.11
WM Lawry (c)c †Lindsay b Barlow43871136149.42
IR Redpath c Barlow b Procter371111405033.33
IM Chappell c Trimborn b Barlow1424292058.33
KD Walters  b Procter231001162023.00
AP Sheahan c †Lindsay b Trimborn4664636071.87
HB Taber not out30951156031.57
LC Mayne c †Lindsay b Procter1252582023.07
GD McKenzie c †Lindsay b Procter29140022.22
JW Gleeson  b Procter011000.00
AN Connolly c Bacher b Trimborn33400100.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 14)16
TOTAL(90.3 Ov, RR: 2.71)246
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Keith Stackpole), 2-98 (Bill Lawry), 3-116 (Ian Chappell), 4-130 (Ian Redpath), 5-189 (Paul Sheahan), 6-207 (Doug Walters), 7-234 (Laurie Mayne), 8-243 (Graham McKenzie), 9-243 (John Gleeson), 10-246 (Alan Connolly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock1.10201.7100
MJ Procter24117363.0400
EJ Barlow1836623.6600
HR Lance1041801.8000
PHJ Trimborn20.244422.1600
AJ Traicos1452101.5000
BA Richards31602.0000
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa 1969/70
Series resultSouth Africa won the 4-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 673
Season1969/70
Match days5,6,7,9,10 March 1970 (5-day match)
Umpires
Albert Warner
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 05 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 249/5 (DT Lindsay 23*, HR Lance 17*)
Fri, 06 Mar - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 189/6 (AP Sheahan 66*, LC Mayne 2*)
Sat, 07 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 235/3 (A Bacher 52*, BL Irvine 9*)
Sun, 08 Mar - rest day
Mon, 09 Mar - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 134/4 (KD Walters 7*, AP Sheahan 4*)
Tue, 10 Mar - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 246 (90.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 246 (90.3 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 134/4 (KD Walters 7*, AP Sheahan 4*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 235/3 (A Bacher 52*, BL Irvine 9*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - Australia 1st innings 189/6 (AP Sheahan 66*, LC Mayne 2*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 249/5 (DT Lindsay 23*, HR Lance 17*)
Day 0
  • rest day