Result
3rd Test, New Zealand tour of South Africa at Cape Town, Jan 1-5 1954
505
(54 ov)
326 & 159/3 (f/o)
Match drawn
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
GO Rabone (c)lbw b van Ryneveld56-23850-
ME Chapple c †Waite b van Ryneveld76-19850-
MB Poore c McGlew b Adcock44-16820-
B Sutcliffe c †Waite b Ironside66-17650-
JR Reid  b Murray135-196182-
JEF Beck run out99-22491-
FLH Mooney  b Ironside4-4500-
AR MacGibbon c McGlew b Ironside8-1310-
EW Dempster c Endean b Ironside0-2100-
IB Leggat c McGlew b Tayfield0-100-
W Bell not out0-400-
Extras(b 14, lb 3)17
TOTAL(165.3 Ov, RR: 2.29)505
Fall of wickets: 1-126 (Murray Chapple), 2-145 (Geoff Rabone), 3-239 (Matt Poore), 4-271 (Bert Sutcliffe), 5-447 (John Reid), 6-472 (Frank Mooney), 7-490 (Tony MacGibbon), 8-505 (John Beck), 9-505 (Ian Leggat), 10-505 (Eric Dempster)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NAT Adcock29310512.7100
DEJ Ironside46.31611741.8900
ARA Murray3489312.0500
HJ Tayfield33108011.8100
CB van Ryneveld2319323.0300
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew c Sutcliffe b MacGibbon86-27370-
JHB Waite lbw b MacGibbon8---0-
RJ Westcott c Leggat b MacGibbon2--00-
WR Endean c Sutcliffe b MacGibbon33---0-
RA McLean c †Mooney b Rabone9---0-
CB van Ryneveld c †Mooney b Rabone23---0-
JE Cheetham (c) b Rabone89-18292-
ARA Murray lbw b Rabone6---0-
HJ Tayfield c Leggat b Rabone34-106-0-
DEJ Ironside c MacGibbon b Rabone10---0-
NAT Adcock not out8---0-
Extras(b 6, lb 6, nb 6)18
TOTAL(127.7 Ov, RR: 1.91)326
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (John Waite), 2-23 (Dick Westcott), 3-82 (Russell Endean), 4-101 (Roy McLean), 5-172 (Jackie McGlew), 6-180 (Clive van Ryneveld), 7-204 (Anton Murray), 8-299 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-313 (Jack Cheetham), 10-326 (David Ironside)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AR MacGibbon33137141.6100
JR Reid2074801.8000
IB Leggat30601.5000
W Bell1857703.2000
GO Rabone38.7106861.3100
EW Dempster831901.7800
B Sutcliffe511301.9500
MB Poore20602.2500
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew c Chapple b Poore28-90-0-
JHB Waite st †Mooney b Rabone16---0-
RJ Westcott  b Dempster62-111100-
WR Endean not out34---0-
RA McLean not out18---0-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(f/o)159/3
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (John Waite), 2-57 (Jackie McGlew), 3-139 (Dick Westcott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AR MacGibbon841501.4000
JR Reid41801.5000
W Bell622202.7500
GO Rabone1061611.2000
EW Dempster602413.0000
B Sutcliffe703303.5300
MB Poore1213912.4300
ME Chapple10100.7500
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 379
Season1953/54
Match days1,2,4,5 January 1954 (4-day match)
Test debut
Dick Westcott
Ian Leggat
Bill Bell
Umpires
Dal Collins
Stanley Collins
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 01 Jan - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 212/2 (MB Poore 31*, B Sutcliffe 37*)
Sat, 02 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 5/0 (DJ McGlew 1*, JHB Waite 3*)
Sun, 03 Jan - rest day
Mon, 04 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 206/7 (JE Cheetham 25*, HJ Tayfield 2*)
Tue, 05 Jan - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 159/3 (54 ov) - end of match