Result
1st Test, Nottingham, Jun 9-13 1955, South Africa tour of England
334
(f/o)
181 & 148 (96.3 ov)
England won by an innings and 5 runs
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Kenyon lbw b Goddard87-234100-
TW Graveney c †Waite b Adcock42-13540-
PBH May (c)c McGlew b Smith83-24280-
DCS Compton lbw b Adcock27-10100-
KF Barrington c †Waite b Fuller053000.00
TE Bailey lbw b Goddard49-19440-
TG Evans c Goddard b Fuller12-7320-
JH Wardle lbw b Tayfield2-1400-
FH Tyson c McLean b Tayfield0-1400-
JB Statham c †Waite b Fuller20-5600-
R Appleyard not out012000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 6)12
TOTAL(168.4 Ov, RR: 1.98)334
Fall of wickets: 1-91 (Tom Graveney), 2-166 (Don Kenyon), 3-228 (Denis Compton), 4-233 (Ken Barrington), 5-252 (Peter May), 6-285 (Godfrey Evans), 7-294 (Johnny Wardle), 8-298 (Frank Tyson), 9-334 (Brian Statham), 10-334 (Trevor Bailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NAT Adcock3697422.0500
TL Goddard36.4186121.6600
ERH Fuller2955932.0300
HJ Tayfield37116621.7800
VI Smith3096212.0600
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew c †Evans b Wardle68-30850-
TL Goddard lbw b Statham12-3300-
JHB Waite run out0-300-
WR Endean lbw b Tyson0-800-
RA McLean  b Tyson13-3510-
PL Winslow c May b Appleyard2-3000-
JE Cheetham (c)c Graveney b Wardle54-20870-
HJ Tayfield c Bailey b Appleyard11-5010-
ERH Fuller  b Wardle15-3111-
VI Smith c May b Wardle0-2500-
NAT Adcock not out1-1700-
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 2)5
TOTAL(114 Ov, RR: 1.58)181
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Trevor Goddard), 2-17 (John Waite), 3-19 (Russell Endean), 4-35 (Roy McLean), 5-55 (Paul Winslow), 6-149 (Jackie McGlew), 7-156 (Jack Cheetham), 8-174 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-180 (Eddie Fuller), 10-181 (Ian Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham2554711.8800
FH Tyson2455122.1200
TE Bailey52801.6000
R Appleyard2894621.6400
JH Wardle32232440.7500
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew c May b Bailey51-25040-
TL Goddard run out32-18530-
JHB Waite c Compton b Tyson3-1800-
WR Endean c Graveney b Bailey6-3300-
RA McLean c Graveney b Tyson16-3630-
JE Cheetham (c) b Tyson5-3000-
PL Winslow  b Tyson3-1800-
HJ Tayfield  b Tyson0-800-
ERH Fuller c †Evans b Wardle6-1800-
VI Smith not out2-2700-
NAT Adcock  b Tyson6-1510-
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 2, w 4)18
TOTAL(96.3 Ov, RR: 1.53)148
Fall of wickets: 1-73 (Trevor Goddard), 2-83 (John Waite), 3-101 (Russell Endean), 4-108 (Jackie McGlew), 5-131 (Roy McLean), 6-132 (Jack Cheetham), 7-132 (Hugh Tayfield), 8-135 (Paul Winslow), 9-141 (Eddie Fuller), 10-148 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham1041601.6000
FH Tyson21.372861.3000
TE Bailey1782121.2300
R Appleyard1943201.6800
JH Wardle29173311.1300
MATCH DETAILS
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 407
Season1955
Match days9,10,11,13 June 1955 (5-day match)
Test debut
Ken Barrington
Trevor Goddard
Umpires
Frank Lee
Tom Bartley
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 09 Jun - day 1 - England 1st innings 244/4 (PBH May 81*, TE Bailey 1*)
Fri, 10 Jun - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 83/5 (DJ McGlew 38*, JE Cheetham 17*)
Sat, 11 Jun - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 46/0 (DJ McGlew 24*, TL Goddard 21*)
Sun, 12 Jun - rest day
Mon, 13 Jun - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 148 (96.3 ov) - end of match