Result
3rd Test, England Women tour of South Africa at Durban, Dec 31 1960 - Jan 3 1961
19 ov, target 49
269/8d & 49/2
ENG Women won by 8 wickets
South Africa Women 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
B Lang c Rutherford b Sanders22-7320-
J Irwin c Rutherford b Ratcliffe20-11010-
P Hollett st †Westbrook b Ratcliffe6-3400-
SN Nefdt (c)c Sharpe b Sanders25-8000-
E Hurly lbw b Marshall29-5810-
B Cairncross c Ratcliffe b Sanders0-700-
Y van Mentz run out (Sharpe)3-1800-
JA Gove not out18-7100-
LG Ward c & b Ratcliffe1-2700-
JF McNaughton c Sanders b Ratcliffe15-1300-
P Klesser c & b Sanders4-2000-
Extras(b 3, w 5)8
TOTAL(102.4 Ov, RR: 1.47)151
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Beverly Lang), 2-50 (Pamela Hollett), 3-51 (Joy Irwin), 4-106 (Eileen Hurly), 5-107 (Barbara Cairncross), 6-110 (Sheila Nefdt), 7-113 (Yvonne van Mentz), 8-119 (Lorna Ward), 9-138 (Jean McNaughton), 10-151 (Patricia Klesser, 102.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ER Irwin22161200.5400
A Jago1972701.4200
EA Sanders27.494141.4810
OM Marshall16101010.6210
AB Ratcliffe1645043.1230
SM Plant20301.5000
England Women 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
OM Marshall run out (Cairncross)47-10220-
HM Sharpe (c)c Lang b McNaughton126-22570-
RE Westbrook c Gove b McNaughton15-4700-
AB Ratcliffe c Gove b McNaughton36-10610-
R Heyhoe-Flint  b McNaughton2-800-
SM Rutherford c Gove b McNaughton3-500-
EA Sanders c Ward b Gove14-2100-
SM Plant c Lang b McNaughton0-100-
A Jago not out1-200-
Extras(b 14, lb 7, nb 3, w 1)25
TOTAL(95.5 Ov, RR: 2.8)269/8d
Did not bat: BG Pont, ER Irwin 
Fall of wickets: 1-101 (Polly Marshall), 2-153 (Ruth Westbrook), 3-232 (Helen Sharpe), 4-240 (Rachael Heyhoe-Flint), 5-244 (Margaret Rutherford), 6-268 (Alison Ratcliffe), 7-268 (Sheila Plant), 8-269 (Anne Sanders, 95.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
LG Ward2647402.8412
B Lang1031301.3001
Y van Mentz912903.2200
JA Gove25.557012.7000
SN Nefdt301304.3300
JF McNaughton1933962.0500
J Irwin30602.0000
South Africa Women 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
B Lang c Pont b Rutherford6-2800-
J Irwin c †Westbrook b Sanders2-4500-
P Hollett lbw b Rutherford0-400-
SN Nefdt (c)run out (Sanders)68-20730-
E Hurly c Sanders b Ratcliffe11-3600-
B Cairncross  b Irwin20-13100-
Y van Mentz c †Westbrook b Irwin3-1300-
JA Gove  b Sanders17-7900-
LG Ward c Rutherford b Sanders6-5000-
JF McNaughton  b Marshall1-1200-
P Klesser not out0-200-
Extras(b 19, lb 8, nb 4, w 1)32
TOTAL(127.3 Ov, RR: 1.3)166
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Beverly Lang), 2-10 (Pamela Hollett), 3-14 (Joy Irwin), 4-35 (Eileen Hurly), 5-118 (Barbara Cairncross), 6-128 (Yvonne van Mentz), 7-134 (Sheila Nefdt), 8-155 (Lorna Ward), 9-166 (Jean McNaughton), 10-166 (Jennifer Gove, 127.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ER Irwin27143221.1810
EA Sanders28.3152830.9800
SM Rutherford27191320.4804
AB Ratcliffe1323112.3800
A Jago1681500.9300
SM Plant22000.0000
OM Marshall72610.8500
R Heyhoe-Flint72901.2800
England Women 2nd Innings (target: 49 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
OM Marshall c †Klesser b Gove15-3020-
HM Sharpe (c) b Gove2-1700-
RE Westbrook not out22-3000-
AB Ratcliffe not out8-1700-
Extras(b 2)2
TOTAL(19 Ov, RR: 2.57)49/2
Did not bat: R Heyhoe-Flint, SM Rutherford, EA Sanders, SM Plant, A Jago, BG Pont, ER Irwin 
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Helen Sharpe), 2-26 (Polly Marshall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
B Lang21100.5000
JF McNaughton511503.0000
JA Gove802222.7500
P Hollett41902.2500
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa Women , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland Women tour of South Africa 1960/61
Series resultEngland Women led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberWomen's Test no. 27
Season1960/61
Match days31 December 1960, 2,3 January 1961 (3-day match)
debut
Patricia Klesser
Ann Jago
Umpires
James Draper
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 31 Dec - day 1 - England Women 1st innings 69/0 (OM Marshall 32*, HM Sharpe 28*)
Sun, 01 Jan - rest day
Mon, 02 Jan - day 2 - South Africa Women 2nd innings 60/4 (SN Nefdt 25*, B Cairncross 4*)
Tue, 03 Jan - day 3 - England Women 2nd innings 49/2 (19 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 3
  • day 3 - England Women 2nd innings 49/2 (19 ov) - end of match
Day 2
  • day 2 - South Africa Women 2nd innings 60/4 (SN Nefdt 25*, B Cairncross 4*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - England Women 1st innings 69/0 (OM Marshall 32*, HM Sharpe 28*)
Day 0
  • Scorers: M North and JG Draper
  • England Women 1st innings
  • HM Sharpe 50 in 117 mins, 1x4
  • HM Sharpe 100 in 204 mins, 3x4
  • South Africa Women 2nd innings
  • SM Nefdt 50 in 165 mins, 1x4
  • rest day