Result
3rd Test, Auckland, Mar 13-17 1964, South Africa tour of New Zealand
371 & 200/5d
(101 ov, target 309)
263 & 191/8
Match drawn
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)c Sinclair b Cameron73-19171-
EJ Barlow c Shrimpton b Blair61-15790-
AJ Pithey c Bradburn b Blair13--20-
RG Pollock  b Reid30-5540-
KC Bland lbw b Cameron83-19070-
JHB Waite c †Dick b Cameron28-4740-
DT Lindsay  b Blair37---0-
WS Farrer lbw b Reid21---0-
DB Pithey c †Dick b Blair1--00-
PM Pollock c & b Reid2--00-
JT Partridge not out0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 16, nb 4)22
TOTAL(125.5 Ov, RR: 2.94)371
Fall of wickets: 1-115 (Eddie Barlow), 2-149 (Trevor Goddard), 3-158 (Tony Pithey), 4-202 (Graeme Pollock), 5-256 (John Waite), 6-339 (Denis Lindsay), 7-357 (Colin Bland), 8-362 (David Pithey), 9-371 (Peter Pollock), 10-371 (Buster Farrer)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RS Cunis2128003.8000
FJ Cameron39810732.7400
JR Reid29.5127732.5800
RW Blair3688542.3600
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SG Gedye c †Lindsay b Partridge18-47-0-
WP Bradburn  b Partridge2--00-
BW Sinclair c AJ Pithey b Barlow138-346220-
JR Reid (c)c †Lindsay b Partridge19-68-0-
SN McGregor hit wicket b PM Pollock62-30350-
MJF Shrimpton lbw b Barlow02-000.00
ME Chapple  b Partridge4-54-0-
AE Dick  b PM Pollock1--00-
RW Blair  b Partridge0--00-
RS Cunis lbw b Partridge0--00-
FJ Cameron not out0--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 8)19
TOTAL(131.3 Ov, RR: 2.0)263
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Wynne Bradburn), 2-34 (Graham Gedye), 3-76 (John Reid), 4-247 (Barry Sinclair), 5-247 (Mike Shrimpton), 6-260 (Murray Chapple), 7-262 (Noel McGregor), 8-263 (Bob Blair), 9-263 (Bob Cunis), 10-263 (Artie Dick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock28.3136022.1000
JT Partridge40108662.1500
TL Goddard26173201.2300
DB Pithey1233302.7500
EJ Barlow1252021.6600
KC Bland1361301.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)c McGregor b Blair33-119-0-
EJ Barlow  b Blair58-10690-
JHB Waite c Sinclair b Blair41-10140-
RG Pollock c Sinclair b Cunis23-6440-
KC Bland not out21---0-
DT Lindsay  b Cunis1--00-
WS Farrer not out5---0-
Extras(lb 17, nb 1)18
TOTAL(64.4 Ov, RR: 3.09)200/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-92 (Eddie Barlow), 2-105 (Trevor Goddard), 3-165 (Graeme Pollock), 4-187 (John Waite), 5-190 (Denis Lindsay)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RS Cunis17.404722.6600
FJ Cameron1313903.0000
JR Reid1323903.0000
RW Blair2125732.7100
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 309 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
SG Gedye  b Partridge55-13770-
WP Bradburn c †Lindsay b DB Pithey14-88-0-
BW Sinclair c Partridge b DB Pithey19--30-
JR Reid (c) b Goddard37-6440-
SN McGregor c Barlow b DB Pithey29---0-
MJF Shrimpton  b Goddard012000.00
ME Chapple lbw b Goddard20-5530-
AE Dick not out4-39-0-
RW Blair  b Goddard0--00-
RS Cunis not out4-12-0-
Extras(b 3, lb 2, nb 4)9
TOTAL(101 Ov, RR: 1.89)191/8
Did not bat: FJ Cameron 
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Wynne Bradburn), 2-89 (Graham Gedye), 3-95 (Barry Sinclair), 4-145 (John Reid), 5-145 (Mike Shrimpton), 6-180 (Murray Chapple), 7-182 (Noel McGregor), 8-185 (Bob Blair)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock1634202.6200
JT Partridge2484711.9500
TL Goddard1791841.0500
DB Pithey25134031.6000
EJ Barlow1681901.1800
RG Pollock301605.3300
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Series result3-match series drawn 0-0
Match numberTest no. 560
Season1963/64
Match days13,14,16,17 March 1964 (4-day match)
Test debut
Bob Cunis
Umpires
Tony Mackintosh
John Brown
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 327/5 (KC Bland 73*, DT Lindsay 29*)
Sat, 14 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 185/3 (BW Sinclair 104*, SN McGregor 34*)
Sun, 15 Mar - rest day
Mon, 16 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 163/2 (JHB Waite 37*, RG Pollock 23*)
Tue, 17 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 191/8 (101 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Final NZ v.RSA encounter before RSA was banished from test cricket.
  • RSA 1st innings, Bland/Lindsay sixth-wicket partnership of 83 is a record for RSA v.NZ
  • NZ 1st innings, Sinclair batted for 345 mins, hit 22 fours Sinclair/McGregor fourth wicket partnership of 171 is a record for NZ v. RSA
  • NZ needed 309 to win in 313 minutes and managed to avoid defeat when the last 13 minutes of play was lost to rain.