Result
1st Test, Brisbane, Dec 6-11 1963, South Africa tour of Australia
435 & 144/1d
(6.3 ov, target 234)
346 & 13/1
Match drawn
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Lawry c RG Pollock b Barlow43-9970-
RB Simpson c †Waite b PM Pollock12-4010-
NCL O'Neill c Barlow b PM Pollock82-208100-
PJP Burge run out13-2210-
BC Booth c Barlow b PM Pollock169-330190-
R Benaud (c)lbw b Goddard43-7660-
GD McKenzie c PM Pollock b Goddard39-9940-
TR Veivers c Goddard b PM Pollock14-5410-
ATW Grout c Seymour b PM Pollock6-1210-
I Meckiff  b PM Pollock7-1210-
AN Connolly not out1-300-
Extras(b 1, lb 5)6
TOTAL(114.6 Ov, RR: 2.84)435
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Bob Simpson), 2-73 (Bill Lawry), 3-88 (Peter Burge), 4-208 (Norm O'Neill), 5-310 (Richie Benaud), 6-394 (Graham McKenzie), 7-415 (Brian Booth), 8-427 (Wally Grout), 9-434 (Ian Meckiff), 10-435 (Tom Veivers)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock22.609563.1300
JT Partridge2538702.6100
TL Goddard2465221.6200
EJ Barlow907115.9100
MA Seymour1103902.6500
DB Pithey2368502.7700
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)c Meckiff b Benaud52-9470-
EJ Barlow  b Benaud114-354130-
PR Carlstein c & b Benaud0-700-
RG Pollock  b McKenzie25-6850-
DT Lindsay lbw b Benaud17-4930-
JHB Waite lbw b Connolly66-27240-
PL van der Merwe  b O'Neill17-3920-
DB Pithey c Meckiff b Veivers18-7910-
PM Pollock lbw b Benaud8-3700-
MA Seymour  b Simpson10-3110-
JT Partridge not out3-1800-
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 8)16
TOTAL(135.5 Ov, RR: 1.91)346
Fall of wickets: 1-74 (Trevor Goddard), 2-78 (Peter Carlstein), 3-120 (Graeme Pollock), 4-157 (Denis Lindsay), 5-239 (Eddie Barlow), 6-272 (Peter van der Merwe), 7-321 (David Pithey), 8-325 (John Waite), 9-335 (Peter Pollock), 10-346 (Kelly Seymour)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie2318812.8600
I Meckiff10806.0000
AN Connolly1944611.8100
TR Veivers34154811.0500
R Benaud33106851.5400
RB Simpson18.555212.0900
NCL O'Neill702012.1400
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WM Lawry not out87-153100-
RB Simpson c sub b Partridge34-10020-
NCL O'Neill not out19-5220-
Extras(lb 4)4
TOTAL(35 Ov, RR: 3.08)144/1d
Fall of wickets: 1-83 (Bob Simpson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock602603.2500
JT Partridge1715012.2000
TL Goddard703403.6400
DB Pithey503004.5000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 234 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)not out8-2710-
EJ Barlow c Simpson b McKenzie0-500-
PR Carlstein not out1-2100-
Extras(b 4)4
TOTAL(6.3 Ov, RR: 1.52)13/1
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Eddie Barlow)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie3.31310.6600
AN Connolly10201.5000
R Benaud21401.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 548
Season1963/64
Match days6,7,9,10,11 December 1963 (5-day match)
Test debut
Tom Veivers
Alan Connolly
Graeme Pollock
Denis Lindsay
Peter van der Merwe
David Pithey
Kelly Seymour
Joe Partridge
Umpires
Lou Rowan
Col Egar
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 06 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 337/5 (BC Booth 128*, GD McKenzie 14*)
Sat, 07 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 157/4 (EJ Barlow 56*)
Sun, 08 Dec - rest day
Mon, 09 Dec - day 3 - no play
Tue, 10 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 25/0 (WM Lawry 12*, RB Simpson 12*)
Wed, 11 Dec - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 13/1 (6.3 ov) - end of match