3rd Test, Cape Town, Jan 1-4 1962, New Zealand tour of South Africa
385 & 212/9d
(142.2 ov, target 408)
190 & 335
New Zealand won by 72 runs
New Zealand 1st Innings
SN McGregor  b Burke68-141110-
GT Dowling lbw b Lawrence0--00-
JT Sparling c Elgie b Burke19---0-
JR Reid (c)c Bromfield b McKinnon92-135100-
PGZ Harris st †Waite b Bromfield101-269102-
ME Chapple c †Waite b Burke69-155100-
AE Dick c †Waite b Burke4---0-
GA Bartlett c †Waite b Burke12---0-
RC Motz  b Burke0--00-
JC Alabaster c Farrer b Bromfield1--00-
FJ Cameron not out2--00-
Extras(lb 8, nb 9)17
TOTAL(157.5 Ov, RR: 2.43)385
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Graham Dowling), 2-59 (John Sparling), 3-116 (Noel McGregor), 4-209 (John Reid), 5-357 (Murray Chapple), 6-367 (Zin Harris), 7-369 (Artie Dick), 8-369 (Dick Motz), 9-370 (Jack Alabaster), 10-385 (Gary Bartlett)
SF Burke53.51912862.3700
GB Lawrence2374612.0000
AH McKinnon1964212.2100
EJ Barlow904004.4400
HD Bromfield46119422.0400
MK Elgie721802.5700
South Africa 1st Innings
DJ McGlew (c)c Bartlett b Motz14-41-0-
EJ Barlow c Harris b Alabaster51-94100-
WS Farrer c †Dick b Alabaster11---0-
JHB Waite c Chapple b Cameron33---0-
RA McLean c †Dick b Cameron20---0-
KC Bland  b Alabaster32-75-1-
MK Elgie c Chapple b Alabaster6---0-
SF Burke c †Dick b Cameron0--00-
GB Lawrence c Reid b Cameron4---0-
AH McKinnon not out9---0-
HD Bromfield lbw b Cameron1--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 2, nb 1)9
TOTAL(68.4 Ov, RR: 2.76)190
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Jackie McGlew), 2-67 (Buster Farrer), 3-85 (Eddie Barlow), 4-124 (Roy McLean), 5-157 (John Waite), 6-164 (Kim Elgie), 7-165 (Sydney Burke), 8-173 (Goofy Lawrence), 9-185 (Colin Bland), 10-190 (Harry Bromfield)
RC Motz1123012.7200
FJ Cameron24.4104851.9400
JC Alabaster2146142.9000
GA Bartlett511703.4000
JT Sparling612203.6600
ME Chapple10303.0000
New Zealand 2nd Innings
SN McGregor run out20---0-
GT Dowling c Barlow b Burke12---0-
JT Sparling c †Waite b Burke9---0-
JR Reid (c)c Bromfield b Burke14---0-
PGZ Harris c Bland b Burke30---0-
ME Chapple  b Burke33-93-0-
GA Bartlett st †Waite b McKinnon29-56-0-
AE Dick not out50-9260-
RC Motz c Barlow b Bromfield0--00-
JC Alabaster st †Waite b McKinnon4---0-
FJ Cameron not out10-42-0-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(88.1 Ov, RR: 2.4)212/9d
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Graham Dowling), 2-40 (Noel McGregor), 3-44 (John Sparling), 4-61 (John Reid), 5-106 (Zin Harris), 6-127 (Murray Chapple), 7-158 (Gary Bartlett), 8-159 (Dick Motz), 9-163 (Jack Alabaster)
SF Burke27.1106852.5000
AH McKinnon1773221.8800
EJ Barlow2025302.6500
HD Bromfield2435812.4100
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 408 runs)
DJ McGlew (c)c †Dick b Bartlett63-19090-
EJ Barlow c Reid b Alabaster16---0-
WS Farrer c Dowling b Alabaster20---0-
JHB Waite lbw b Alabaster21-55-0-
RA McLean c Harris b Bartlett113-174181-
KC Bland lbw b Reid42-13632-
MK Elgie c Harris b Cameron12---0-
SF Burke c Motz b Sparling12---0-
GB Lawrence c Harris b Reid0--00-
AH McKinnon  b Alabaster4---0-
HD Bromfield not out0-1500-
Extras(b 14, lb 13, nb 1, w 4)32
TOTAL(142.2 Ov, RR: 2.35)335
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Eddie Barlow), 2-54 (Buster Farrer), 3-100 (John Waite), 4-201 (Jackie McGlew), 5-273 (Roy McLean), 6-315 (Kim Elgie), 7-317 (Colin Bland), 8-331 (Sydney Burke), 9-335 (Atholl McKinnon), 10-335 (Goofy Lawrence)
RC Motz2496902.8700
FJ Cameron26144211.6100
JC Alabaster501211942.3800
GA Bartlett2284021.8100
JT Sparling631212.0000
JR Reid14.282121.4600
Newlands, Cape Town
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Series result5-match series level 1-1
Match numberTest no. 519
Match days1,2,3,4 January 1962 (4-day match)
Test debut
Buster Farrer
Sydney Burke
Dal Collins
John Warner
Mon, 01 Jan - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 337/4 (PGZ Harris 91*, ME Chapple 58*)
Tue, 02 Jan - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 8/0 (SN McGregor 1*, GT Dowling 7*)
Wed, 03 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 54/2 (JHB Waite 5*)
Thu, 04 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 335 (142.2 ov) - end of match
  • DJ McGlew (2) retired hurt on 11* from 11/0 to 100/3
  • SF Burke (11-196) became the first bowler to take ten wickets in New Zealand v South Africa Tests.
  • NZ's 2nd ever Test victory, and the 1st away from home