Result
4th Test, Johannesburg, Jan 29 - Feb 2 1954, New Zealand tour of South Africa
(6.2 ov, target 25)
243 & 25/1
(f/o)
79 & 188
South Africa won by 9 wickets
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew lbw b MacGibbon61-16530-
RJ Westcott c Chapple b Overton43-205-0-
JC Watkins c †Mooney b MacGibbon6---0-
WR Endean c Sutcliffe b Overton7---0-
RA McLean c Sutcliffe b Overton0--00-
CB van Ryneveld c †Mooney b Blair11---0-
JE Cheetham (c)run out29---0-
JHB Waite run out52---0-
HJ Tayfield c Reid b Blair19---0-
DEJ Ironside not out3--00-
NAT Adcock  b Blair0--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 4, nb 4)12
TOTAL(98 Ov, RR: 1.85)243
Fall of wickets: 1-104 (Jackie McGlew), 2-112 (John Watkins), 3-122 (Dick Westcott), 4-122 (Roy McLean), 5-125 (Russell Endean), 6-139 (Clive van Ryneveld), 7-174 (Jack Cheetham), 8-228 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-243 (John Waite), 10-243 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RW Blair1944231.6500
JR Reid2136702.3900
AR MacGibbon2665721.6400
GWF Overton32106531.5200
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FLH Mooney run out23-86-0-
ME Chapple c †Waite b Ironside4---0-
MB Poore c & b Tayfield18---0-
B Sutcliffe (c)c McLean b Tayfield03-000.00
JR Reid c †Waite b Tayfield0--00-
LSM Miller  b Tayfield0--00-
JEF Beck  b Tayfield0--00-
EW Dempster not out21-76-0-
AR MacGibbon st †Waite b Ironside10---0-
RW Blair  b Tayfield1--00-
GWF Overton  b Adcock0--00-
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(46.3 Ov, RR: 1.27)79
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Murray Chapple), 2-34 (Frank Mooney), 3-34 (Bert Sutcliffe), 4-34 (John Reid), 5-40 (Lawrie Miller), 6-40 (John Beck), 7-46 (Matt Poore), 8-69 (Tony MacGibbon), 9-76 (Bob Blair), 10-79 (Guy Overton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NAT Adcock11.312711.7800
DEJ Ironside1452021.0700
JC Watkins711701.8200
HJ Tayfield1471360.6900
New Zealand 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FLH Mooney  b Adcock2--00-
EW Dempster c †Waite b Watkins47-124-0-
MB Poore c Endean b Adcock0--00-
ME Chapple c sub b Watkins42-14331-
JR Reid c Ironside b Tayfield26-12900-
B Sutcliffe (c) b Adcock23---0-
LSM Miller c †Waite b Tayfield0-300-
JEF Beck  b Adcock21---0-
AR MacGibbon  b Adcock8---0-
RW Blair not out5---0-
GWF Overton c van Ryneveld b Ironside1--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 6, nb 2)13
TOTAL(92.2 Ov, RR: 1.52)188
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Frank Mooney), 2-8 (Matt Poore), 3-79 (Eric Dempster), 4-113 (Murray Chapple), 5-139 (John Reid), 6-141 (Lawrie Miller), 7-168 (Bert Sutcliffe), 8-182 (Tony MacGibbon), 9-183 (John Beck), 10-188 (Guy Overton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NAT Adcock2684551.2900
DEJ Ironside23.265011.6100
JC Watkins1241320.8100
HJ Tayfield29124821.2400
CB van Ryneveld201907.1200
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 25 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew not out6-30-0-
RJ Westcott lbw b MacGibbon1--00-
JE Cheetham (c)not out16--30-
Extras(nb 2)2
TOTAL(6.2 Ov, RR: 3.0)25/1
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Dick Westcott)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RW Blair30601.5000
AR MacGibbon301614.0000
LSM Miller0.20103.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
TossNew Zealand , elected to field first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 381
Season1953/54
Match days29,30 January, 1,2 February 1954 (4-day match)
Umpires
Basil Malan
David Drew
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 29 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 200/7 (JHB Waite 24*, HJ Tayfield 10*)
Sat, 30 Jan - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 8/1 (EW Dempster 5*, MB Poore 0*)
Sun, 31 Jan - rest day
Mon, 01 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 148/6 (B Sutcliffe 13*, JEF Beck 6*)
Tue, 02 Feb - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 25/1 (6.2 ov) - end of match