Result
2nd Test, England tour of South Africa at Johannesburg, Dec 23-29 1964
531
(140 ov)
317 & 336/6 (f/o)
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Boycott c †Lindsay b PM Pollock4-1110-
RW Barber  b Seymour9711114710087.38
ER Dexter c †Lindsay b RG Pollock172-339280-
KF Barrington c RG Pollock b PM Pollock121-329161-
PH Parfitt c Goddard b Partridge52-19870-
MJK Smith (c)c McLean b Goddard25-6430-
JM Parks lbw b RG Pollock26-7220-
FJ Titmus  b PM Pollock2-1700-
DA Allen lbw b PM Pollock2-800-
NI Thomson not out27-3740-
JSE Price  b PM Pollock0-400-
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(166.3 Ov, RR: 3.18)531
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 2-146 (Bob Barber), 3-337 (Ted Dexter), 4-419 (Ken Barrington), 5-467 (Mike Smith), 6-477 (Peter Parfitt), 7-484 (Fred Titmus), 8-490 (David Allen), 9-526 (Jim Parks), 10-531 (John Price)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock38.31012953.3500
JT Partridge401010612.6500
TL Goddard3189012.9000
MA Seymour351010913.1100
EJ Barlow823304.1200
RG Pollock1115024.5400
KC Bland301103.6600
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c) b Titmus40-13060-
EJ Barlow c Price b Titmus71-179110-
AJ Pithey  b Allen85-272100-
RG Pollock c Smith b Titmus12-2030-
KC Bland c Thomson b Price29-9940-
RA McLean lbw b Barber12-3320-
GD Varnals  b Price21-7130-
DT Lindsay  b Thomson10-3610-
MA Seymour run out2-4600-
PM Pollock c Smith b Titmus20-7810-
JT Partridge not out13-6510-
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(159.5 Ov, RR: 1.98)317
Fall of wickets: 1-78 (Trevor Goddard), 2-139 (Eddie Barlow), 3-153 (Graeme Pollock), 4-211 (Colin Bland), 5-231 (Roy McLean), 6-271 (Tony Pithey), 7-271 (Derek Varnals), 8-282 (Denis Lindsay), 9-285 (Kelly Seymour), 10-317 (Peter Pollock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JSE Price32116622.0600
NI Thomson2384712.0400
FJ Titmus39.5157341.8300
ER Dexter401604.0000
DA Allen39194511.1500
KF Barrington402907.2500
RW Barber1413312.3500
PH Parfitt42601.5000
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)c Smith b Allen50-15650-
EJ Barlow c Smith b Allen15-10100-
AJ Pithey c Dexter b Allen6-4700-
RA McLean  b Titmus24-4211-
RG Pollock  b Allen55-14381-
KC Bland not out144-248172-
GD Varnals c †Parks b Dexter23-12020-
DT Lindsay not out4-1900-
Extras(b 4, lb 8, nb 3)15
TOTAL(f/o)336/6
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Eddie Barlow), 2-74 (Tony Pithey), 3-75 (Trevor Goddard), 4-109 (Roy McLean), 5-196 (Graeme Pollock), 6-320 (Derek Varnals)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JSE Price1534903.2600
NI Thomson1653602.2500
FJ Titmus451810112.2400
DA Allen49178741.7700
RW Barber201206.0000
ER Dexter803314.1200
G Boycott53300.6000
MATCH DETAILS
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 572
Season1964/65
Match days23,24,26,28,29 December 1964 (5-day match)
Umpires
Hayward Kidson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 23 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 329/2 (ER Dexter 167*, KF Barrington 59*)
Thu, 24 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 9/0 (TL Goddard 0*, EJ Barlow 9*)
Fri, 25 Dec - rest day
Sat, 26 Dec - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 261/5 (AJ Pithey 80*, GD Varnals 16*)
Sun, 27 Dec - rest day
Mon, 28 Dec - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 146/4 (RG Pollock 37*, KC Bland 10*)
Tue, 29 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 336/6 (140 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 336/6 (140 ov) - end of match
Day 4
  • day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 146/4 (RG Pollock 37*, KC Bland 10*)
Day 3
  • day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 261/5 (AJ Pithey 80*, GD Varnals 16*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 9/0 (TL Goddard 0*, EJ Barlow 9*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - England 1st innings 329/2 (ER Dexter 167*, KF Barrington 59*)