Result
2nd Test, Cape Town, Dec 31 1957 - Jan 3 1958, Australia tour of South Africa
449
(f/o)
209 & 99 (57.4 ov)
Australia won by an innings and 141 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald c †Waite b Fuller99-263-0-
JW Burke  b Tayfield189-578150-
RN Harvey c Goddard b Adcock15---0-
ID Craig (c) b Goddard0--00-
KD Mackay lbw b Tayfield63---0-
R Benaud c McGlew b Tayfield33---0-
AK Davidson c & b Tayfield21---0-
RB Simpson c Funston b Tayfield3--00-
ATW Grout run out0--00-
I Meckiff not out11---0-
LF Kline lbw b Fuller5---0-
Extras(b 1, lb 6, nb 3)10
TOTAL(152.2 Ov, RR: 2.21)449
Fall of wickets: 1-190 (Colin McDonald), 2-215 (Neil Harvey), 3-220 (Ian Craig), 4-350 (Ken Mackay), 5-399 (Jim Burke), 6-408 (Richie Benaud), 7-412 (Bob Simpson), 8-412 (Wally Grout), 9-434 (Alan Davidson), 10-449 (Lindsay Kline)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NAT Adcock2758012.2200
TL Goddard2995711.4700
ERH Fuller34.2312522.7300
HJ Tayfield511812051.7600
RJ Westcott402204.1200
CB van Ryneveld703503.7500
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew c Mackay b Davidson30---0-
TL Goddard lbw b Benaud29---0-
RJ Westcott c Simpson b Davidson0--00-
JHB Waite c Simpson b Kline7---0-
RA McLean c Harvey b Kline38---0-
WR Endean c Davidson b Burke21---0-
KJ Funston c & b Benaud2--00-
CB van Ryneveld (c) b Benaud43---0-
ERH Fuller c Harvey b Benaud5---0-
HJ Tayfield c Benaud b Kline21---0-
NAT Adcock not out0--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 5, nb 1, w 1)13
TOTAL(86.5 Ov, RR: 1.8)209
Fall of wickets: 1-61 (Trevor Goddard), 2-61 (Jackie McGlew), 3-70 (Dick Westcott), 4-103 (John Waite), 5-118 (Roy McLean), 6-121 (Ken Funston), 7-146 (Russell Endean), 8-164 (Eddie Fuller), 9-209 (Clive van Ryneveld), 10-209 (Hugh Tayfield)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
I Meckiff5.411802.4500
AK Davidson1853121.2900
R Benaud3569542.0300
LF Kline19.152931.1300
JW Burke922311.9100
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew c McDonald b Davidson0--00-
TL Goddard not out56---0-
RJ Westcott c Davidson b Benaud18---0-
JHB Waite c Benaud b Davidson8---0-
RA McLean c Burke b Benaud2--00-
WR Endean  b Benaud5---0-
KJ Funston  b Benaud8---0-
CB van Ryneveld (c)c Burke b Benaud1--00-
ERH Fuller c Benaud b Kline0--00-
HJ Tayfield lbw b Kline011000.00
NAT Adcock c Simpson b Kline011000.00
Extras(lb 1)1
TOTAL(57.4 Ov, RR: 1.29)99
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jackie McGlew), 2-56 (Dick Westcott), 3-69 (John Waite), 4-74 (Roy McLean), 5-80 (Russell Endean), 6-88 (Ken Funston), 7-98 (Clive van Ryneveld), 8-99 (Eddie Fuller), 9-99 (Hugh Tayfield), 10-99 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson1561820.9000
R Benaud2164951.7500
LF Kline10.421831.2800
JW Burke64700.8700
KD Mackay53600.9000
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 445
Season1957/58
Match days31 December 1957, 1,2,3 January 1958 (5-day match)
Umpires
Dal Collins
Vincent Costello
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 31 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 234/3 (JW Burke 114*, KD Mackay 3*)
Wed, 01 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 46/0 (DJ McGlew 25*, TL Goddard 20*)
Thu, 02 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 17/1 (TL Goddard 12*, RJ Westcott 5*)
Fri, 03 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 99 (57.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • I Meckiff pulled a shoulder muscle and could not complete his sixth over
  • JW Burke batted for 578 mins for his 189. It was his highest Test score
  • LF Kline finished the South African 2nd innings with a Test Hat-trick (Fuller, Tayfield, Adcock). This was the thirteenth hat-trick in Test cricket (sixth for Australia).
  • TL Goddard carried his bat through the South African 2nd innings. This was the fifteenth occasion in Test cricket (third for South Africa).