Result
2nd Test, New Zealand tour of South Africa at Johannesburg, Dec 26-29 1961
322 & 178/6d
68 ov, target 278
223 & 165/4
Match drawn
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
DJ McGlew (c)lbw b Motz5---0-
EJ Barlow c Reid b Motz47-11590-
JHB Waite c †Dick b Cameron101-206130-
RA McLean c Bartlett b Cameron2--00-
KC Bland c Barton b Cameron01-000.00
S O'Linn  b Cameron17-70-0-
MK Elgie  b Bartlett56-10480-
PM Pollock run out37---0-
GB Lawrence c Guy b Bartlett22---0-
KA Walter c Barton b Cameron10---0-
HD Bromfield not out11---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 9, nb 1, w 1)14
TOTAL(103.2 Ov, RR: 3.11)322
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Jackie McGlew), 2-99 (Eddie Barlow), 3-102 (Roy McLean), 4-102 (Colin Bland), 5-159 (Sid O'Linn), 6-188 (John Waite), 7-259 (Kim Elgie), 8-287 (Peter Pollock), 9-296 (Goofy Lawrence), 10-322 (Kenneth Walter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RC Motz2747022.5900
GA Bartlett2128223.9000
FJ Cameron36.298352.2800
JR Reid923303.6600
JC Alabaster1024004.0000
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
SN McGregor c Walter b Lawrence13---0-
GT Dowling run out74-24390-
PT Barton c †Waite b Lawrence10---0-
JR Reid (c)lbw b Lawrence39-8360-
JW Guy c †Waite b Lawrence9-39-0-
PGZ Harris c Elgie b Lawrence01-000.00
AE Dick  b Bromfield16---0-
GA Bartlett c †Waite b Lawrence31-8560-
RC Motz c †Waite b Lawrence3--00-
JC Alabaster c Barlow b Lawrence17---0-
FJ Cameron not out1--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 3)10
TOTAL(92.3 Ov, RR: 2.41)223
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Noel McGregor), 2-41 (Paul Barton), 3-107 (John Reid), 4-132 (John Guy), 5-132 (Zin Harris), 6-163 (Artie Dick), 7-167 (Graham Dowling), 8-187 (Dick Motz), 9-216 (Gary Bartlett), 10-223 (Jack Alabaster)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock2044902.4500
KA Walter2346202.6900
GB Lawrence30.3125381.7300
EJ Barlow301505.0000
HD Bromfield1663412.1200
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
DJ McGlew (c)run out38-9740-
EJ Barlow c †Dick b Motz45-8470-
MK Elgie  b Motz02-000.00
RA McLean c & b Motz45-7261-
KC Bland c McGregor b Motz24-58-1-
JHB Waite c †Dick b Bartlett4---0-
S O'Linn not out5---0-
PM Pollock not out1--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 4)16
TOTAL(43 Ov, RR: 4.13)178/6d
Did not bat: GB Lawrence, KA Walter, HD Bromfield 
Fall of wickets: 1-85 (Eddie Barlow), 2-85 (Kim Elgie), 3-92 (Jackie McGlew), 4-168 (Colin Bland), 5-169 (Roy McLean), 6-177 (John Waite)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RC Motz1726844.0000
GA Bartlett1314413.3800
FJ Cameron1315003.8400
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 278 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
SN McGregor c Bromfield b Walter11-51-0-
GT Dowling c †Waite b Pollock58---0-
PT Barton c †Waite b Lawrence11-66-0-
JR Reid (c)not out75-120111-
JW Guy  b Pollock0--00-
PGZ Harris not out9---0-
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(68 Ov, RR: 2.42)165/4
Did not bat: AE Dick, GA Bartlett, RC Motz, JC Alabaster, FJ Cameron 
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Noel McGregor), 2-49 (Paul Barton), 3-120 (Graham Dowling), 4-124 (John Guy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PM Pollock1461821.2800
KA Walter1853812.1100
GB Lawrence2244512.0400
EJ Barlow32501.6600
HD Bromfield703004.2800
MK Elgie402807.0000
MATCH DETAILS
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa 1961/62
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 517
Season1961/62
Match days26,27,28,29 December 1961 (4-day match)
debut
Graham Dowling
Umpires
William Anderson
Hayward Kidson
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 26 Dec - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 80/1 (EJ Barlow 40*, JHB Waite 32*)
Wed, 27 Dec - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 27/1 (GT Dowling 10*, PT Barton 4*)
Thu, 28 Dec - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 59/0 (DJ McGlew 25*, EJ Barlow 30*)
Fri, 29 Dec - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 165/4 (68 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 165/4 (68 ov) - end of match
Day 3
  • day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 59/0 (DJ McGlew 25*, EJ Barlow 30*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 27/1 (GT Dowling 10*, PT Barton 4*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 80/1 (EJ Barlow 40*, JHB Waite 32*)
Day 0
  • Waite (206 mins) fourth and last test century
  • Lawrence career best bowling, best figures in RSAvNZ tests