Result
1st Test, Australia tour of South Africa at Johannesburg, Dec 23-28 1966
199 & 620
117.5 ov, target 495
325 & 261
South Africa won by 233 runs
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
TL Goddard c †Taber b Hawke5--10-
EJ Barlow c †Taber b McKenzie13--30-
A Bacher c Cowper b McKenzie5---0-
RG Pollock c McKenzie b Renneberg5--10-
KC Bland lbw b McKenzie0--00-
HR Lance hit wicket b McKenzie441241374035.48
DT Lindsay c †Taber b Renneberg691011228068.31
PL van der Merwe (c)c †Taber b Simpson19---0-
R Dumbrill c Chappell b Simpson19---0-
PM Pollock c †Taber b McKenzie6---0-
AH McKinnon not out0--00-
Extras(b 11, w 3)14
TOTAL(66.5 Ov, RR: 2.97)199
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Trevor Goddard), 2-31 (Eddie Barlow), 3-31 (Ali Bacher), 4-35 (Colin Bland), 5-41 (Graeme Pollock), 6-151 (Denis Lindsay), 7-156 (Tiger Lance), 8-190 (Peter van der Merwe), 9-199 (Richard Dumbrill), 10-199 (Peter Pollock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie21.564652.1000
NJN Hawke812513.1200
DA Renneberg1635423.3700
IM Chappell201608.0000
TR Veivers911301.4400
RM Cowper602103.5000
RB Simpson411022.5000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
RB Simpson (c)c Goddard b PM Pollock65-14460-
WM Lawry c †Lindsay b Goddard98-25390-
IR Redpath c †Lindsay b Barlow41---0-
RM Cowper c †Lindsay b Barlow0--00-
KR Stackpole c †Lindsay b Barlow0--00-
IM Chappell c †Lindsay b Goddard37---0-
TR Veivers  b Lance18---0-
HB Taber c †Lindsay b McKinnon13-57-0-
GD McKenzie run out16---0-
NJN Hawke not out18---0-
DA Renneberg c Goddard b McKinnon9---0-
Extras(lb 5, nb 3, w 2)10
TOTAL(130.2 Ov, RR: 2.49)325
Fall of wickets: 1-118 (Bob Simpson), 2-204 (Bill Lawry), 3-207 (Ian Redpath), 4-207 (Bob Cowper), 5-218 (Keith Stackpole), 6-267 (Tom Veivers), 7-267 (Ian Chappell), 8-294 (Brian Taber), 9-299 (Graham McKenzie), 10-325 (David Renneberg)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock2567412.9600
R Dumbrill1835503.0500
TL Goddard26113921.5000
HR Lance1763512.0500
AH McKinnon27.297322.6700
EJ Barlow1733932.2900
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
TL Goddard c Simpson b Hawke13---0-
EJ Barlow c †Taber b Renneberg501271427039.37
A Bacher run out631171579053.84
RG Pollock  b Cowper90-114152-
KC Bland c Simpson b Chappell32---1-
HR Lance c Simpson b McKenzie70--101-
DT Lindsay c Chappell b Stackpole18222727325580.17
PL van der Merwe (c)c Chappell b Simpson76-199-0-
R Dumbrill c †Taber b Chappell29-34-0-
PM Pollock st †Taber b Simpson2--00-
AH McKinnon not out0--00-
Extras(b 7, lb 5, w 1)13
TOTAL(177.3 Ov, RR: 3.49)620
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Trevor Goddard), 2-87 (Eddie Barlow), 3-178 (Ali Bacher), 4-228 (Colin Bland), 5-268 (Graeme Pollock), 6-349 (Tiger Lance), 7-570 (Denis Lindsay), 8-614 (Peter van der Merwe), 9-620 (Richard Dumbrill), 10-620 (Peter Pollock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie39411813.0200
NJN Hawke14.214613.2000
DA Renneberg3289613.0000
IM Chappell2139124.3300
TR Veivers1835903.2700
RM Cowper1625613.5000
RB Simpson16.136624.0800
KR Stackpole2167513.5700
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 495 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
RB Simpson (c)run out48---0-
WM Lawry  b McKinnon27-90-0-
IR Redpath c van der Merwe b Barlow21---0-
RM Cowper c †Lindsay b Goddard1--00-
KR Stackpole  b Goddard9---0-
IM Chappell c †Lindsay b Dumbrill34-120-1-
TR Veivers  b Goddard55-16850-
HB Taber  b Goddard7---0-
GD McKenzie c sub (MJ Procter) b Goddard34--52-
NJN Hawke c sub (MJ Procter) b Goddard13---0-
DA Renneberg not out2--00-
Extras(lb 6, nb 2, w 2)10
TOTAL(117.5 Ov, RR: 2.21)261
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Bill Lawry), 2-97 (Bob Simpson), 3-98 (Bob Cowper), 4-110 (Ian Redpath), 5-112 (Keith Stackpole), 6-183 (Tom Veivers), 7-210 (Brian Taber), 8-212 (Ian Chappell), 9-248 (Neil Hawke), 10-261 (Graham McKenzie)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock1833301.8300
R Dumbrill1664312.6800
TL Goddard32.5145361.6100
HR Lance30602.0000
AH McKinnon30146412.1300
EJ Barlow1514713.1300
RG Pollock31501.6600
MATCH DETAILS
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa 1966/67
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 611
Season1966/67
Match days23,24,26,27,28 December 1966 (5-day match)
debut
Brian Taber
David Renneberg
Umpires
Hayward Kidson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 23 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 99/0 (RB Simpson 52*, WM Lawry 41*)
Sat, 24 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 4/0 (TL Goddard 3*, EJ Barlow 1*)
Sun, 25 Dec - rest day
Mon, 26 Dec - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 336/5 (HR Lance 66*, DT Lindsay 20*)
Tue, 27 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 97/1 (RB Simpson 48*, IR Redpath 17*)
Wed, 28 Dec - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 261 (117.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 261 (117.5 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 97/1 (RB Simpson 48*, IR Redpath 17*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 336/5 (HR Lance 66*, DT Lindsay 20*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 4/0 (TL Goddard 3*, EJ Barlow 1*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 99/0 (RB Simpson 52*, WM Lawry 41*)
Day 0
  • rest day