Result
3rd Test, Sydney, Jan 10-15 1964, South Africa tour of Australia
260 & 450/9d
(117 ov, target 409)
302 & 326/5
Match drawn
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RB Simpson (c)c Goddard b PM Pollock58971233059.79
WM Lawry  b Partridge2359622038.98
NCL O'Neill c Goddard b Halse3450075.00
PJP Burge  b Partridge3656686064.28
BC Booth  b Partridge751521835049.34
BK Shepherd c †Waite b PM Pollock021000.00
R Benaud c Bland b PM Pollock431021203042.15
GD McKenzie c Goddard b Partridge3670050.00
NJN Hawke c Goddard b PM Pollock211140018.18
ATW Grout c Partridge b PM Pollock1360033.33
AN Connolly not out31080030.00
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 1, w 1)13
TOTAL(62.6 Ov, RR: 3.1)260
Fall of wickets: 1-59 (Bill Lawry), 2-66 (Norm O'Neill), 3-108 (Bob Simpson), 4-128 (Peter Burge), 5-129 (Barry Shepherd), 6-229 (Richie Benaud), 7-238 (Graham McKenzie), 8-248 (Neil Hawke), 9-256 (Wally Grout), 10-260 (Brian Booth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock1828353.4500
JT Partridge19.628843.3400
TL Goddard1012401.8000
CG Halse1113612.4500
KC Bland20702.6200
EJ Barlow20903.3700
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)c Connolly b Benaud801741774045.97
EJ Barlow c †Grout b Connolly661100100.00
AJ Pithey c †Grout b Hawke930551030.00
RG Pollock c McKenzie b Connolly12223722119151.47
JHB Waite  b McKenzie825320032.00
PL van der Merwe  b McKenzie021000.00
KC Bland c McKenzie b Benaud511721802029.65
DB Pithey c Lawry b Benaud1047460021.27
PM Pollock c †Grout b Hawke1940011.11
JT Partridge  b McKenzie733420021.21
CG Halse not out1230050.00
Extras(b 3, lb 4)7
TOTAL(92.1 Ov, RR: 2.45)302
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Eddie Barlow), 2-58 (Tony Pithey), 3-137 (Trevor Goddard), 4-162 (John Waite), 5-162 (Peter van der Merwe), 6-244 (Graeme Pollock), 7-277 (David Pithey), 8-278 (Peter Pollock), 9-300 (Joe Partridge), 10-302 (Colin Bland)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie1927032.7600
AN Connolly1926622.6000
NJN Hawke1815622.3300
RB Simpson923202.6600
R Benaud24.145531.7000
NCL O'Neill301604.0000
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RB Simpson (c)lbw b Halse3147562065.95
WM Lawry c RG Pollock b Goddard891601924055.62
NCL O'Neill c Barlow b Partridge881411668062.41
PJP Burge c †Waite b PM Pollock1319261168.42
BC Booth  b Partridge1637471043.24
BK Shepherd c †Waite b Partridge1142540026.19
R Benaud c DB Pithey b PM Pollock901871895048.12
GD McKenzie c van der Merwe b Partridge761531836249.67
NJN Hawke not out619260031.57
ATW Grout c Bland b Partridge851110160.00
Extras(b 7, lb 9, nb 5, w 1)22
TOTAL(100.5 Ov, RR: 3.35)450/9d
Did not bat: AN Connolly 
Fall of wickets: 1-58 (Bob Simpson), 2-198 (Bill Lawry), 3-235 (Peter Burge), 4-235 (Norm O'Neill), 5-259 (Brian Booth), 6-264 (Barry Shepherd), 7-424 (Richie Benaud), 8-436 (Graham McKenzie), 9-450 (Wally Grout)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock24012924.0300
JT Partridge32.5412352.8200
TL Goddard1132011.3600
CG Halse1525812.9000
KC Bland10705.2500
EJ Barlow10503.7500
DB Pithey1618604.0300
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 409 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TL Goddard (c)lbw b Simpson842652652031.69
EJ Barlow c Simpson b Hawke3548495072.91
DB Pithey  b McKenzie746351015.21
RG Pollock c †Grout b Hawke421081015038.88
KC Bland c Benaud b O'Neill8521320210039.90
AJ Pithey not out532241643023.66
PL van der Merwe not out1332371040.62
Extras(b 2, lb 5)7
TOTAL(117 Ov, RR: 2.08)326/5
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Eddie Barlow), 2-67 (David Pithey), 3-141 (Graeme Pollock), 4-201 (Trevor Goddard), 5-291 (Colin Bland)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McKenzie1426113.2600
AN Connolly1304102.3600
NJN Hawke1954321.6900
RB Simpson2384811.5600
R Benaud3086101.5200
NCL O'Neill1615912.7600
BC Booth10302.2500
BK Shepherd10302.2500
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 550
Season1963/64
Match days10,11,13,14,15 January 1964 (5-day match)
Test debut
Clive Halse
Umpires
Lou Rowan
Col Egar
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 10 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 11/1 (TL Goddard 5*, AJ Pithey 0*)
Sat, 11 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 294/8 (KC Bland 49*, JT Partridge 5*)
Sun, 12 Jan - rest day
Mon, 13 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 243/4 (BC Booth 4*, BK Shepherd 4*)
Tue, 14 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 61/1 (TL Goddard 24*, DB Pithey 2*)
Wed, 15 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 326/5 (117 ov) - end of match