Result
3rd Test, Durban, Jan 25-30 1957, England tour of South Africa
218 & 254
(58 ov, target 190)
283 & 142/6
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PE Richardson lbw b Adcock68-14140-
TE Bailey c Keith b Adcock80-39460-
DCS Compton  b Heine16-7210-
PBH May (c)c Goddard b Tayfield2-700-
MC Cowdrey lbw b Goddard6-5310-
DJ Insole  b van Ryneveld13-6410-
TG Evans st †Waite b van Ryneveld0-800-
JH Wardle  b Heine13-5110-
JC Laker not out0-2400-
PJ Loader c †Waite b Adcock1-600-
JB Statham  b Adcock6-1110-
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 2, w 5)13
TOTAL(94.3 Ov, RR: 1.73)218
Fall of wickets: 1-115 (Peter Richardson), 2-148 (Denis Compton), 3-151 (Peter May), 4-163 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-186 (Doug Insole), 6-186 (Godfrey Evans), 7-202 (Trevor Bailey), 8-210 (Johnny Wardle), 9-212 (Peter Loader), 10-218 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PS Heine1626523.0400
NAT Adcock15.333941.9000
TL Goddard25114211.2600
HJ Tayfield24172110.6500
CB van Ryneveld1443822.0300
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Pithey st †Evans b Wardle25-12440-
TL Goddard lbw b Statham69-25840-
HJ Keith c †Evans b Loader6-1810-
WR Endean c sub b Wardle5-910-
RA McLean c Insole b Bailey100-257140-
KJ Funston  b Wardle19-6320-
JHB Waite  b Statham12-6010-
CB van Ryneveld (c)c Cowdrey b Loader16-7100-
HJ Tayfield not out20-5710-
PS Heine  b Wardle6-2000-
NAT Adcock lbw b Wardle3-600-
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(96.2 Ov, RR: 2.2)283
Fall of wickets: 1-65 (Tony Pithey), 2-76 (Headley Keith), 3-81 (Russell Endean), 4-145 (Trevor Goddard), 5-199 (Ken Funston), 6-225 (John Waite), 7-241 (Roy McLean), 8-264 (Clive van Ryneveld), 9-279 (Peter Heine), 10-283 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham2245621.9000
PJ Loader2567922.3700
TE Bailey1733811.6700
JH Wardle20.266152.2500
JC Laker1214702.9300
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PE Richardson  b van Ryneveld32-9620-
TE Bailey c van Ryneveld b Tayfield18-16200-
DCS Compton c Keith b Tayfield19-6710-
DJ Insole not out110-36370-
PBH May (c)lbw b Tayfield2-300-
MC Cowdrey lbw b Heine24-12710-
TG Evans c †Waite b Tayfield10-2300-
JH Wardle c †Waite b Tayfield8-7310-
JC Laker c Goddard b Tayfield6-2600-
PJ Loader lbw b Tayfield3-2000-
JB Statham c van Ryneveld b Tayfield9-2010-
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 1)13
TOTAL(107.7 Ov, RR: 1.76)254
Fall of wickets: 1-45 (Peter Richardson), 1-48* (Trevor Bailey, retired not out ), 2-77 (Denis Compton), 3-79 (Peter May), 4-144 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-167 (Godfrey Evans), 6-192 (Trevor Bailey), 7-203 (Johnny Wardle), 8-220 (Jim Laker), 9-230 (Peter Loader), 10-254 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PS Heine2235811.9700
NAT Adcock2183901.3900
TL Goddard1352601.5000
HJ Tayfield37.7146981.3600
CB van Ryneveld1424912.6200
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 190 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AJ Pithey  b Statham0-200-
TL Goddard c Cowdrey b Wardle18-9910-
HJ Keith c sub b Laker22-8320-
WR Endean c & b Laker26-13300-
RA McLean  b Wardle4-710-
KJ Funston  b Loader44-11130-
CB van Ryneveld (c)not out14-3230-
JHB Waite not out1-2900-
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 2)13
TOTAL(58 Ov, RR: 1.83)142/6
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Tony Pithey), 2-39 (Headley Keith), 3-45 (Trevor Goddard), 4-49 (Roy McLean), 5-124 (Ken Funston), 6-124 (Russell Endean)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham1103212.1800
PJ Loader822111.9600
JH Wardle2074221.5700
JC Laker1872921.2000
DCS Compton10503.7500
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 436
Season1956/57
Match days25,26,28,29,30 January 1957 (5-day match)
Test debut
Tony Pithey
Umpires
Wilhelm Marais
Basil Malan
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 25 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 184/4 (TE Bailey 71*, DJ Insole 11*)
Sat, 26 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 140/3 (TL Goddard 67*, RA McLean 35*)
Sun, 27 Jan - rest day
Mon, 28 Jan - day 3 - England 2nd innings 48/1 (TE Bailey 13*, DCS Compton 1*)
Tue, 29 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 192/6 (DJ Insole 77*)
Wed, 30 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 142/6 (58 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • TE Bailey (2) retired hurt on 13* from 48/1 to 167/5