Result
2nd Test, Auckland, Mar 13-17 1953, South Africa tour of New Zealand
377 & 200/5d
(19.3 ov, target 333)
245 & 31/2
Match drawn
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew c Chapple b Dempster18-65-0-
JHB Waite c †Mooney b Blair72-21460-
JC Watkins c Reid b Blair30---0-
KJ Funston c Dempster b Poore13---0-
WR Endean st †Mooney b Rabone116-27590-
JE Cheetham (c)run out54-16060-
RA McLean c Reid b Rabone0-500-
ARA Murray  b Reid6-46-0-
PNF Mansell not out30-67-0-
HJ Tayfield  b Rabone9---0-
ERH Fuller c †Mooney b Poore17-31-0-
Extras(b 7, lb 2, nb 3)12
TOTAL(162 Ov, RR: 2.32)377
Fall of wickets: 1-39 (Jackie McGlew), 2-78 (John Watkins), 3-124 (Ken Funston), 4-139 (John Waite), 5-269 (Jack Cheetham), 6-274 (Roy McLean), 7-308 (Anton Murray), 8-330 (Russell Endean), 9-340 (Hugh Tayfield), 10-377 (Eddie Fuller)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RW Blair3066422.1300
AR MacGibbon2867202.5700
JR Reid2235512.5000
EW Dempster3998412.1500
GO Rabone2446232.5800
MB Poore1982821.4700
New Zealand 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe c †Waite b Tayfield45-12051-
ME Chapple c Cheetham b Tayfield22---0-
GO Rabone run out29-215-0-
MB Poore  b Mansell45-15380-
WM Wallace (c)c Mansell b Tayfield23---0-
LSM Miller c †Waite b Murray44-144-0-
FLH Mooney c Endean b Tayfield2--00-
JR Reid c †Waite b Watkins7---0-
AR MacGibbon c Murray b Watkins2--00-
EW Dempster c Funston b Tayfield14-66-0-
RW Blair not out0--00-
Extras(b 7, lb 5)12
TOTAL(171.2 Ov, RR: 1.42)245
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Murray Chapple), 2-70 (Bert Sutcliffe), 3-141 (Matt Poore), 4-152 (Geoff Rabone), 5-175 (Merv Wallace), 6-185 (Frank Mooney), 7-203 (John Reid), 8-207 (Tony MacGibbon), 9-245 (Lawrie Miller), 10-245 (Eric Dempster)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ERH Fuller37136001.6200
JC Watkins38205121.3400
ARA Murray31162910.9300
HJ Tayfield46.2196251.3300
PNF Mansell1892911.6100
JE Cheetham10202.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
DJ McGlew  b Reid50-16940-
JHB Waite  b Poore26---0-
JC Watkins c Sutcliffe b Poore12---0-
RA McLean c Rabone b MacGibbon20---0-
KJ Funston  b Rabone17---0-
WR Endean not out47--70-
JE Cheetham (c)not out10---0-
Extras(b 6, lb 6, nb 2, w 4)18
TOTAL(78 Ov, RR: 2.56)200/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (John Waite), 2-80 (John Watkins), 3-116 (Roy McLean), 4-124 (Jackie McGlew), 5-173 (Ken Funston)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RW Blair1132602.3600
AR MacGibbon1661711.0600
JR Reid1352111.6100
EW Dempster1342902.2300
GO Rabone1744612.7000
MB Poore814325.3700
New Zealand 2nd Innings (target: 333 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
B Sutcliffe run out10---0-
ME Chapple c McGlew b Watkins7---0-
GO Rabone not out6---0-
MB Poore not out8---0-
Extras0
TOTAL(19.3 Ov, RR: 1.58)31/2
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Murray Chapple), 2-20 (Bert Sutcliffe)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
ERH Fuller811401.7500
JC Watkins831211.5000
HJ Tayfield2.30502.0000
PNF Mansell11000.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Eden Park, Auckland
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Series resultSouth Africa won the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 370
Season1952/53
Match days13,14,16,17 March 1953 (4-day match)
Test debut
Murray Chapple
Matt Poore
Eric Dempster
Umpires
Clyde Harris
Terry Pearce
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 230/4 (WR Endean 50*, JE Cheetham 38*)
Sat, 14 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 74/2 (GO Rabone 6*, MB Poore 1*)
Sun, 15 Mar - rest day
Mon, 16 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 1st innings 245
Tue, 17 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 31/2 (19.3 ov) - end of match