Result
5th Test, Port Elizabeth, Feb 12-17 1965, England tour of South Africa
502 & 178/4d
(19.2 ov, target 246)
435 & 29/1
Match drawn
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)c Boycott b Allen61-16150-
EJ Barlow c Parfitt b Boycott69-23770-
KC Bland c Parfitt b Titmus48-9331-
RG Pollock c & b Allen13723627218058.05
AJ Pithey c Barrington b Allen231221321018.85
JHB Waite run out6-1000-
PL van der Merwe c Barrington b Palmer66-19141-
PM Pollock c Titmus b Thomson1893891019.35
MJ Macaulay  b Titmus21-5510-
AH McKinnon run out27-3440-
HD Bromfield not out1-1000-
Extras(b 10, lb 11, nb 4)25
TOTAL(189.1 Ov, RR: 2.65)502
Fall of wickets: 1-114 (Trevor Goddard), 2-171 (Eddie Barlow), 3-185 (Colin Bland), 4-268 (Tony Pithey), 5-276 (John Waite), 6-389 (Graeme Pollock), 7-447 (Peter van der Merwe), 8-455 (Peter Pollock), 9-498 (Atholl McKinnon), 10-502 (Mike Macaulay)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NI Thomson47712812.7200
KE Palmer35611313.2200
G Boycott2676912.6500
FJ Titmus37.178722.3400
DA Allen44138031.8100
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Boycott c van der Merwe b Bromfield11739642312029.54
JT Murray lbw b Macaulay4-6300-
FJ Titmus  b PM Pollock12-3010-
ER Dexter run out40-9860-
KF Barrington c van der Merwe b Goddard72-21690-
NI Thomson c Barlow b McKinnon39-12450-
MJK Smith (c)c †Waite b Barlow26-10620-
PH Parfitt lbw b Barlow0-900-
JM Parks c †Waite b Barlow35-9540-
DA Allen not out38-12430-
KE Palmer lbw b Goddard10-3010-
Extras(b 7, lb 14, nb 19, w 2)42
TOTAL(207.5 Ov, RR: 2.09)435
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (John Murray), 2-52 (Fred Titmus), 3-115 (Ted Dexter), 4-272 (Ken Barrington), 5-277 (Sir Geoff Boycott), 6-346 (Mike Smith), 7-346 (Ian Thomson), 8-346 (Peter Parfitt), 9-410 (Jim Parks), 10-435 (Ken Palmer)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock2787112.6200
MJ Macaulay37136311.7000
TL Goddard35.5183420.9400
AH McKinnon46179912.1500
EJ Barlow2225532.5000
HD Bromfield33145711.7200
RG Pollock731402.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)c Boycott b Thomson13-4800-
EJ Barlow  b Titmus47-20220-
KC Bland c & b Thomson22-9120-
RG Pollock not out77779961100.00
MJ Macaulay c Titmus b Boycott12-3400-
AH McKinnon not out0-200-
Extras(b 1, lb 4, nb 2)7
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 2.96)178/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Trevor Goddard), 2-69 (Colin Bland), 3-124 (Eddie Barlow), 4-171 (Mike Macaulay)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NI Thomson2575522.2000
KE Palmer2817602.7100
FJ Titmus502715.4000
G Boycott201316.5000
England 2nd Innings (target: 246 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
G Boycott c †Waite b Macaulay7-5900-
JT Murray not out8-8410-
ER Dexter not out5-2500-
Extras(b 7, lb 2)9
TOTAL(19.2 Ov, RR: 1.5)29/1
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Sir Geoff Boycott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock5.21701.3100
MJ Macaulay941011.1100
TL Goddard53300.6000
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 578
Season1964/65
Match days12,13,15,16,17 February 1965 (5-day match)
Test debut
Mike Macaulay
Ken Palmer
Umpires
Hayward Kidson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 261/3 (RG Pollock 56*, AJ Pithey 22*)
Sat, 13 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 29/1 (G Boycott 23*, FJ Titmus 0*)
Sun, 14 Feb - rest day
Mon, 15 Feb - day 3 - England 1st innings 278/5 (NI Thomson 1*, MJK Smith 0*)
Tue, 16 Feb - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 62/1 (EJ Barlow 28*, KC Bland 19*)
Wed, 17 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 29/1 (19.2 ov) - end of match