Result
5th Test, England tour of South Africa at Port Elizabeth, Mar 1-5 1957
164 & 134
58.3 ov, target 189
110 & 130
South Africa won by 58 runs
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AJ Pithey c †Evans b Bailey15-12510-
TL Goddard lbw b Bailey2-2000-
JHB Waite c †Evans b Loader3-2200-
KJ Funston  b Bailey3-1500-
WR Endean lbw b Tyson70-28840-
RA McLean c †Evans b Lock23-7630-
CB van Ryneveld (c)c Tyson b Loader24-19810-
CAR Duckworth lbw b Laker6-5400-
HJ Tayfield  b Loader4-1800-
PS Heine  b Tyson4-2400-
NAT Adcock not out0-800-
Extras(lb 1, nb 9)10
TOTAL(87 Ov, RR: 1.41)164
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Trevor Goddard), 2-15 (John Waite), 3-21 (Ken Funston), 4-41 (Tony Pithey), 5-78 (Roy McLean), 6-143 (Russell Endean), 7-155 (Clive van Ryneveld), 8-155 (Chris Duckworth), 9-163 (Hugh Tayfield), 10-164 (Peter Heine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PJ Loader2033531.3100
TE Bailey25122330.6900
FH Tyson1763821.6700
JC Laker1413711.9800
GAR Lock1152111.4300
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
PE Richardson lbw b Adcock0-1000-
TE Bailey  b Heine41-14340-
DCS Compton  b Adcock021000.00
PBH May (c)c Duckworth b Goddard24-10120-
DJ Insole lbw b Heine4-2000-
MC Cowdrey c †Waite b Adcock3-4200-
TG Evans  b Heine5-1600-
GAR Lock  b Adcock14-11000-
FH Tyson c & b Heine1-4800-
JC Laker  b Goddard6-2310-
PJ Loader not out0-1600-
Extras(b 8, lb 4)12
TOTAL(61.3 Ov, RR: 1.34)110
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Peter Richardson), 2-1 (Denis Compton), 3-55 (Peter May), 4-77 (Doug Insole), 5-78 (Trevor Bailey), 6-86 (Godfrey Evans), 7-89 (Colin Cowdrey), 8-97 (Frank Tyson), 9-110 (Jim Laker), 10-110 (Tony Lock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PS Heine1562241.1000
NAT Adcock11.342041.3100
HJ Tayfield2284301.4600
TL Goddard1381320.7500
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AJ Pithey  b Laker6-7800-
TL Goddard c †Evans b Tyson30-19300-
WR Endean  b Tyson1-100-
KJ Funston  b Lock24-9800-
CB van Ryneveld (c)lbw b Tyson13-7910-
RA McLean  b Bailey19-5430-
CAR Duckworth  b Tyson6-5500-
HJ Tayfield c †Evans b Tyson10-6600-
JHB Waite not out7-8400-
PS Heine c †Evans b Tyson4-1810-
NAT Adcock  b Bailey3-1800-
Extras(b 1, lb 7, nb 3)11
TOTAL(80.7 Ov, RR: 1.24)134
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Tony Pithey), 2-21 (Russell Endean), 2-64* (Trevor Goddard, retired not out ), 3-65 (Ken Funston), 4-98 (Roy McLean), 5-99 (Clive van Ryneveld), 6-105 (Trevor Goddard), 7-111 (Chris Duckworth), 8-123 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-129 (Peter Heine), 10-134 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PJ Loader43100.1800
TE Bailey24.753921.1700
FH Tyson2374061.3000
JC Laker1452611.3900
GAR Lock1561710.8500
England 2nd Innings (target: 189 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
PE Richardson  b Adcock3-2200-
TE Bailey c McLean b Tayfield18-10120-
PBH May (c)lbw b Goddard21-5111-
MC Cowdrey c van Ryneveld b Tayfield8-4400-
DJ Insole c Duckworth b Tayfield8-6000-
DCS Compton c Endean b Tayfield5-4900-
TG Evans c Endean b Heine21-3122-
GAR Lock c Goddard b Tayfield12-6120-
FH Tyson c Tayfield b Goddard23-3611-
JC Laker not out3-700-
PJ Loader c McLean b Tayfield0-200-
Extras(b 5, lb 3)8
TOTAL(58.3 Ov, RR: 1.67)130
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Peter Richardson), 2-41 (Peter May), 3-53 (Trevor Bailey), 4-57 (Colin Cowdrey), 5-71 (Denis Compton), 6-72 (Doug Insole), 7-99 (Godfrey Evans), 8-127 (Tony Lock), 9-129 (Frank Tyson), 10-130 (Peter Loader)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PS Heine1132211.5000
NAT Adcock721011.0700
HJ Tayfield24.367862.4000
TL Goddard1681220.5600
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa 1956/57
Series result5-match series drawn 2-2
Match numberTest no. 438
Season1956/57
Match days1,2,4,5 March 1957 (5-day match)
Umpires
Wilhelm Marais
Vincent Costello
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 138/5 (WR Endean 68*, CB van Ryneveld 17*)
Sat, 02 Mar - day 2 - England 1st innings 110/9 (GAR Lock 14*, PJ Loader 0*)
Sun, 03 Mar - rest day
Mon, 04 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 122/7 (HJ Tayfield 9*, JHB Waite 4*)
Tue, 05 Mar - day 4 - England 2nd innings 130 (58.3 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • day 4 - England 2nd innings 130 (58.3 ov) - end of match
Day 3
  • day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 122/7 (HJ Tayfield 9*, JHB Waite 4*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - England 1st innings 110/9 (GAR Lock 14*, PJ Loader 0*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 138/5 (WR Endean 68*, CB van Ryneveld 17*)
Day 0
  • TL Goddard (2) retired hurt on 27* from 64/2 to 99/5
  • rest day