Result
5th Test, Port Elizabeth, Feb 5-9 1954, New Zealand tour of South Africa
226 & 222
(47.3 ov, target 212)
237 & 215/5
South Africa won by 5 wickets
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FLH Mooney c Tayfield b Murray24---0-
ME Chapple c †Waite b Watkins18---0-
MB Poore c †Waite b Adcock41-150-0-
B Sutcliffe (c)c †Waite b Watkins38-142-0-
JR Reid  b Adcock19---0-
LSM Miller c Endean b Adcock0--00-
JEF Beck  b Adcock48-8770-
EW Dempster c & b Watkins16-18-0-
AR MacGibbon  b Watkins7---0-
RW Blair c Murray b Tayfield8---0-
W Bell not out0--00-
Extras(lb 1, nb 5, w 1)7
TOTAL(92.3 Ov, RR: 1.83)226
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Murray Chapple), 2-64 (Frank Mooney), 3-99 (Matt Poore), 4-141 (John Reid), 5-146 (Lawrie Miller), 6-146 (Bert Sutcliffe), 7-176 (Eric Dempster), 8-188 (Tony MacGibbon), 9-226 (John Beck), 10-226 (Bob Blair)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NAT Adcock1918643.3900
JC Watkins1663441.5900
HJ Tayfield29.3153510.8900
CB van Ryneveld711501.6000
ARA Murray2144911.7500
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew  b Bell27---0-
RJ Westcott lbw b Reid29-129-0-
JE Cheetham (c)c Sutcliffe b MacGibbon42-149-0-
KJ Funston lbw b Reid10---0-
WR Endean c Reid b MacGibbon32---1-
JC Watkins  b Reid13---0-
CB van Ryneveld lbw b Blair40-94-0-
JHB Waite not out20---0-
HJ Tayfield c Sutcliffe b Blair2--00-
ARA Murray lbw b Reid7---0-
NAT Adcock  b MacGibbon5---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 1, nb 6)10
TOTAL(98.1 Ov, RR: 1.81)237
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Jackie McGlew), 2-69 (Dick Westcott), 3-89 (Ken Funston), 4-140 (Jack Cheetham), 5-146 (Russell Endean), 6-173 (John Watkins), 7-207 (Clive van Ryneveld), 8-209 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-224 (Anton Murray), 10-237 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RW Blair1643921.8200
AR MacGibbon22.125531.8600
JR Reid32165141.1900
W Bell2868212.1900
New Zealand 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
FLH Mooney c van Ryneveld b Adcock9---0-
ME Chapple lbw b Murray8---0-
MB Poore c †Waite b van Ryneveld18---0-
B Sutcliffe (c)c & b van Ryneveld52-12442-
JR Reid run out73-13580-
JEF Beck  b Tayfield12---0-
EW Dempster st †Waite b van Ryneveld1--00-
AR MacGibbon c Adcock b Watkins14---0-
LSM Miller c †Waite b Adcock2--00-
RW Blair st †Waite b van Ryneveld8---0-
W Bell not out21-34-0-
Extras(lb 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(87.6 Ov, RR: 1.89)222
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Frank Mooney), 2-17 (Murray Chapple), 3-77 (Matt Poore), 4-122 (Bert Sutcliffe), 5-161 (John Beck), 6-166 (Eric Dempster), 7-181 (John Reid), 8-189 (Lawrie Miller), 9-193 (Tony MacGibbon), 10-222 (Bob Blair)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
NAT Adcock1914521.7700
JC Watkins1462111.1200
HJ Tayfield1755112.2500
CB van Ryneveld20.616742.4200
ARA Murray1773411.5000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 212 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew run out38---0-
RJ Westcott  b MacGibbon11-54-0-
KJ Funston c †Mooney b MacGibbon0--00-
WR Endean c & b Bell87-94140-
JC Watkins  b Reid45-79-0-
CB van Ryneveld not out10---0-
JE Cheetham (c)not out13---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 2)11
TOTAL(47.3 Ov, RR: 3.4)215/5
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Dick Westcott), 2-46 (Ken Funston), 3-81 (Jackie McGlew), 4-188 (John Watkins), 5-198 (Russell Endean)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RW Blair701501.6000
AR MacGibbon1004423.3000
JR Reid1526413.2000
W Bell9.305414.3200
EW Dempster502704.0500
FLH Mooney11000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossNew Zealand , elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 382
Season1953/54
Match days5,6,8,9 February 1954 (4-day match)
Umpires
Frederick Payne
Dal Collins
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 05 Feb - day 1 - New Zealand 1st innings 218/8 (JEF Beck 42*, RW Blair 6*)
Sat, 06 Feb - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 194/6 (CB van Ryneveld 30*, JHB Waite 6*)
Sun, 07 Feb - rest day
Mon, 08 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 141/4 (JR Reid 42*, JEF Beck 10*)
Tue, 09 Feb - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 215/5 (47.3 ov) - end of match