Result
5th Test, Australia tour of South Africa at Port Elizabeth, Feb 24-28 1967
173 & 278
(61.1 ov, target 176)
276 & 179/3
South Africa won by 7 wickets
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RB Simpson (c)c †Lindsay b PM Pollock12-20-0-
WM Lawry run out00300-
IM Chappell c Bacher b Procter11-49-0-
IR Redpath c du Preez b PM Pollock26-120-0-
RM Cowper c †Lindsay b Trimborn60---0-
KR Stackpole c RG Pollock b Goddard24-45-0-
JW Martin lbw b Goddard0--00-
GD Watson c Barlow b Goddard0--00-
GD McKenzie c Trimborn b du Preez14---0-
HB Taber c Bacher b Procter20---0-
DA Renneberg not out0--00-
Extras(nb 5, w 1)6
TOTAL(74.1 Ov, RR: 2.33)173
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Bill Lawry), 2-17 (Bob Simpson), 3-27 (Ian Chappell), 4-89 (Ian Redpath), 5-137 (Bob Cowper), 6-137 (Keith Stackpole), 7-137 (Johnny Martin), 8-137 (Graeme Watson), 9-173 (Graham McKenzie), 10-173 (Brian Taber)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock1725723.3500
MJ Procter15.133622.3700
PHJ Trimborn1843712.0500
TL Goddard1031331.3000
EJ Barlow42902.2500
HR Lance841501.8700
JH du Preez22010.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard c †Taber b McKenzie74---1-
EJ Barlow lbw b McKenzie46-20640-
A Bacher c †Taber b McKenzie3--00-
RG Pollock  b Cowper105-180131-
HR Lance c Renneberg b Simpson21---0-
DT Lindsay c Redpath b McKenzie1--00-
MJ Procter hit wicket b McKenzie011000.00
PL van der Merwe (c)lbw b Watson8---0-
PM Pollock c Lawry b Cowper13---0-
JH du Preez lbw b Cowper0--00-
PHJ Trimborn not out0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 3, w 1)5
TOTAL(116.3 Ov, RR: 2.36)276
Fall of wickets: 1-112 (Eddie Barlow), 2-124 (Ali Bacher), 3-125 (Trevor Goddard), 4-175 (Tiger Lance), 5-201 (Denis Lindsay), 6-201 (Mike Procter), 7-226 (Peter van der Merwe), 8-271 (Graeme Pollock), 9-271 (Jackie du Preez), 10-276 (Peter Pollock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie35136551.8500
DA Renneberg1964402.3100
GD Watson1835813.2200
RM Cowper19.392731.3800
JW Martin1716403.7600
RB Simpson821311.6200
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RB Simpson (c)lbw b Goddard35-102-0-
WM Lawry c Bacher b Barlow25---0-
IM Chappell lbw b Goddard15-38-0-
IR Redpath lbw b PM Pollock28-87-0-
RM Cowper  b Barlow54-165-0-
KR Stackpole c †Lindsay b Trimborn19-2140-
JW Martin c †Lindsay b Goddard20--40-
GD Watson  b PM Pollock9---0-
GD McKenzie c RG Pollock b Trimborn29-8210-
HB Taber c Goddard b Trimborn30---0-
DA Renneberg not out0--00-
Extras(lb 2, nb 11, w 1)14
TOTAL(105.1 Ov, RR: 2.64)278
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Bill Lawry), 2-74 (Ian Chappell), 3-79 (Bob Simpson), 4-144 (Ian Redpath), 5-166 (Keith Stackpole), 6-207 (Bob Cowper), 7-207 (Johnny Martin), 8-229 (Graeme Watson), 9-268 (Graham McKenzie), 10-278 (Brian Taber)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock1504222.8000
MJ Procter1635903.6800
PHJ Trimborn10.141231.1800
TL Goddard36126331.7500
EJ Barlow1535223.4600
HR Lance52701.4000
JH du Preez842903.6200
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 176 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard c †Taber b McKenzie59---0-
EJ Barlow c Chappell b McKenzie15---0-
A Bacher c Martin b Chappell40---0-
RG Pollock not out33---0-
HR Lance not out28---1-
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 2)4
TOTAL(61.1 Ov, RR: 2.92)179/3
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Eddie Barlow), 2-109 (Ali Bacher), 3-118 (Trevor Goddard)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie1753822.2300
DA Renneberg1213803.1600
GD Watson301003.3300
RM Cowper1242602.1600
JW Martin502505.0000
RB Simpson501002.0000
IM Chappell7.122813.9000
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 3-1
Match numberTest no. 617
Season1966/67
Match days24,25,27,28 February 1967 (5-day match)
Umpires
Hayward Kidson
James Draper
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 24 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 7/0 (TL Goddard 7*, EJ Barlow 0*)
Sat, 25 Feb - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 220/6 (RG Pollock 67*, PL van der Merwe 6*)
Sun, 26 Feb - rest day
Mon, 27 Feb - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 207/5 (RM Cowper 54*, JW Martin 20*)
Tue, 28 Feb - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 179/3 (61.1 ov) - end of match