Result
4th Test, Leeds, Jul 21-26 1955, South Africa tour of England
171 & 500
(142.1 ov, target 481)
191 & 256
South Africa won by 224 runs
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew (c)c †McIntyre b Loader23-75-0-
TL Goddard  b Loader9-10510-
HJ Keith c †McIntyre b Loader0-1000-
PNF Mansell  b Bailey0-900-
RA McLean c May b Loader41-105-0-
JHB Waite run out2--00-
PL Winslow  b Statham8--10-
WR Endean  b Statham41-110-0-
HJ Tayfield not out25---0-
PS Heine  b Lock14---0-
NAT Adcock lbw b Statham0--00-
Extras(lb 4, nb 4)8
TOTAL(70.2 Ov, RR: 2.43)171
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Jackie McGlew), 2-33 (Headley Keith), 3-34 (Percy Mansell), 4-34 (Trevor Goddard), 5-38 (John Waite), 6-63 (Paul Winslow), 7-98 (Roy McLean), 8-154 (Russell Endean), 9-170 (Peter Heine), 10-171 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham20.273531.7200
PJ Loader1975242.7300
TE Bailey1672311.4300
JH Wardle913303.6600
GAR Lock612013.3300
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TE Bailey lbw b Heine9-3010-
FA Lowson lbw b Goddard5-55-0-
PBH May (c) b Tayfield47-145-0-
GAR Lock lbw b Goddard17-50-0-
DCS Compton c Mansell b Tayfield61-80-0-
TW Graveney lbw b Heine10---0-
DJ Insole lbw b Heine3-6500-
AJW McIntyre lbw b Heine3-2000-
JH Wardle c Goddard b Tayfield24--22-
JB Statham  b Tayfield4-810-
PJ Loader not out0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 2, w 1)8
TOTAL(89.5 Ov, RR: 2.12)191
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Trevor Bailey), 2-23 (Frank Lowson), 3-53 (Tony Lock), 4-117 (Peter May), 5-152 (Tom Graveney), 6-152 (Denis Compton), 7-161 (Arthur McIntyre), 8-186 (Johnny Wardle), 9-191 (Brian Statham), 10-191 (Doug Insole)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PS Heine29.5117042.3400
NAT Adcock43401.0000
TL Goddard25123921.5600
HJ Tayfield31147042.2500
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew (c)c May b Wardle133-400130-
TL Goddard c †McIntyre b Wardle74-26070-
HJ Keith  b Wardle73-201110-
RA McLean c Lowson b Wardle3--00-
PL Winslow c Lock b Statham19---0-
WR Endean not out116-245160-
JHB Waite c †McIntyre b Lock32-10050-
PNF Mansell lbw b Bailey1--00-
HJ Tayfield lbw b Statham14-34-0-
PS Heine  b Bailey10---0-
NAT Adcock  b Bailey6---0-
Extras(b 8, lb 6, nb 4, w 1)19
TOTAL(208.5 Ov, RR: 2.39)500
Fall of wickets: 1-176 (Trevor Goddard), 2-265 (Jackie McGlew), 3-269 (Roy McLean), 4-303 (Headley Keith), 5-311 (Paul Winslow), 6-387 (John Waite), 7-400 (Percy Mansell), 8-439 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-468 (Peter Heine), 10-500 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JB Statham401012923.2200
PJ Loader2996702.3100
TE Bailey40.5119732.3700
JH Wardle572210041.7500
GAR Lock42138812.0900
England 2nd Innings (target: 481 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TW Graveney c McLean b Tayfield36-82-0-
FA Lowson  b Goddard0-1000-
PBH May (c)lbw b Tayfield97-210130-
DJ Insole c Keith b Goddard47-135-0-
DCS Compton c †Waite b Goddard26---0-
TE Bailey c & b Tayfield8-12510-
AJW McIntyre c Heine b Tayfield4-1010-
JH Wardle c Heine b Tayfield21---1-
GAR Lock c Mansell b Goddard7-40-0-
JB Statham hit wicket b Goddard3-3000-
PJ Loader not out00100-
Extras(b 1, lb 6)7
TOTAL(142.1 Ov, RR: 1.8)256
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Frank Lowson), 2-59 (Tom Graveney), 3-160 (Doug Insole), 4-204 (Peter May), 5-210 (Denis Compton), 6-215 (Arthur McIntyre), 7-239 (Johnny Wardle), 8-246 (Tony Lock), 9-256 (Brian Statham), 10-256 (Trevor Bailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
PS Heine1423302.3500
TL Goddard62376951.1100
HJ Tayfield47.1159451.9900
PNF Mansell1925302.7800
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Series result5-match series level 2-2
Match numberTest no. 411
Season1955
Match days21,22,23,25,26 July 1955 (5-day match)
Umpires
Tom Bartley
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 21 Jul - day 1 - England 1st innings 25/2 (PBH May 7*, GAR Lock 2*)
Fri, 22 Jul - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 107/0 (DJ McGlew 59*, TL Goddard 46*)
Sat, 23 Jul - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 341/5 (WR Endean 17*, JHB Waite 8*)
Sun, 24 Jul - rest day
Mon, 25 Jul - day 4 - England 2nd innings 115/2 (PBH May 47*, DJ Insole 30*)
Tue, 26 Jul - day 5 - England 2nd innings 256 (142.1 ov) - end of match