Result
5th Test, Port Elizabeth, Feb 28 - Mar 4 1958, Australia tour of South Africa
214 & 144
(12.4 ov, target 68)
291 & 68/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew c Simpson b Davidson14---0-
TL Goddard c Harvey b Meckiff17---0-
WR Endean c McDonald b Davidson2--00-
JHB Waite c Harvey b Davidson17---0-
KJ Funston c †Grout b Davidson20---0-
CB van Ryneveld (c)c Burke b Kline26---0-
CGD Burger lbw b Kline3--00-
PR Carlstein c & b Kline32---0-
HJ Tayfield c Burke b Kline66---0-
PS Heine lbw b Benaud3--00-
NAT Adcock not out3--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 2)11
TOTAL(74.6 Ov, RR: 2.14)214
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Jackie McGlew), 2-30 (Russell Endean), 3-36 (Trevor Goddard), 4-57 (John Waite), 5-86 (Ken Funston), 6-96 (Chris Burger), 7-105 (Clive van Ryneveld), 8-191 (Peter Carlstein), 9-198 (Peter Heine), 10-214 (Hugh Tayfield)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson2064441.6500
I Meckiff1847613.1600
R Benaud1223412.1200
KD Mackay1131601.0900
LF Kline13.633341.8000
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald c †Waite b Adcock58-240-0-
JW Burke c Endean b Adcock8---0-
RN Harvey lbw b Heine15---0-
ID Craig (c)c Endean b Tayfield17---0-
R Benaud c & b Goddard43---0-
RB Simpson c Carlstein b Tayfield23---0-
KD Mackay not out77---1-
AK Davidson lbw b Heine4--10-
ATW Grout c Endean b Goddard25---0-
I Meckiff c †Waite b Heine8---0-
LF Kline c Goddard b Tayfield0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 7)13
TOTAL(107.3 Ov, RR: 2.03)291
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Jim Burke), 2-37 (Neil Harvey), 2-57* (Ian Craig, retired not out ), 3-124 (Richie Benaud), 4-145 (Colin McDonald), 5-194 (Bob Simpson), 6-199 (Alan Davidson), 7-239 (Wally Grout), 8-265 (Ian Craig), 9-278 (Ian Meckiff), 10-291 (Lindsay Kline)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PS Heine3036831.7000
NAT Adcock2418122.5300
TL Goddard2394821.5600
HJ Tayfield30.3128132.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WR Endean c Simpson b Davidson23---0-
TL Goddard lbw b Benaud33---0-
JHB Waite  b Davidson0--00-
KJ Funston c Simpson b Davidson4---0-
HJ Tayfield c †Grout b Davidson2--00-
CB van Ryneveld (c) b Benaud5---0-
DJ McGlew  b Benaud20---0-
CGD Burger not out37---1-
PR Carlstein lbw b Benaud1--00-
PS Heine lbw b Benaud15---0-
NAT Adcock  b Davidson0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 2)4
TOTAL(75.1 Ov, RR: 1.43)144
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Russell Endean), 2-55 (John Waite), 3-63 (Trevor Goddard), 4-63 (Ken Funston), 5-70 (Hugh Tayfield), 6-70 (Clive van Ryneveld), 7-97 (Jackie McGlew), 8-99 (Peter Carlstein), 9-131 (Peter Heine), 10-144 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AK Davidson26.183851.0900
I Meckiff1682000.9300
R Benaud33148251.8600
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 68 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CC McDonald c Tayfield b Adcock4---0-
ATW Grout not out35---0-
RN Harvey c & b Tayfield22---0-
R Benaud not out6---0-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(12.4 Ov, RR: 4.08)68/2
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Colin McDonald), 2-53 (Neil Harvey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PS Heine301203.0000
NAT Adcock401813.3700
TL Goddard10806.0000
HJ Tayfield412514.6800
CB van Ryneveld0.40406.0000
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 451
Season1957/58
Match days28 February, 1,3,4 March 1958 (5-day match)
Test debut
Peter Carlstein
Umpires
Wilhelm Marais
Vincent Costello
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 28 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 214
Sat, 01 Mar - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 208/6 (KD Mackay 40*, ATW Grout 2*)
Sun, 02 Mar - rest day
Mon, 03 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 68/4 (HJ Tayfield 0*, CB van Ryneveld 5*)
Tue, 04 Mar - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 68/2 (12.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • ID Craig (1) retired hurt on ?* from 57/2 to 239/7