Result
4th Test, Leeds, Jul 26-31 1951, South Africa tour of England
(49 ov)
538 & 87/0
505
Match drawn
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EAB Rowan c Bedser b Brown236-550280-
JHB Waite lbw b Bedser13---0-
CB van Ryneveld c & b Hilton83---0-
AD Nourse (c)lbw b Brown13---0-
JE Cheetham  b Bedser7---0-
RA McLean run out67-108111-
PNF Mansell c Tattersall b Hilton90--190-
AMB Rowan  b Brown9---0-
NBF Mann  b Tattersall2--00-
GWA Chubb c Lowson b Hilton11---0-
CN McCarthy not out0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 6)7
TOTAL(235.3 Ov, RR: 2.28)538
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (John Waite), 2-238 (Clive van Ryneveld), 3-267 (Dudley Nourse), 4-286 (Jack Cheetham), 5-394 (Roy McLean), 6-480 (Eric Rowan), 7-498 (Athol Rowan), 8-505 (Tufty Mann), 9-538 (Geoff Chubb), 10-538 (Percy Mansell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser581411321.9400
TE Bailey1744802.8200
FR Brown381010732.8100
R Tattersall60238311.3800
MJ Hilton61.31817632.8600
DCS Compton10404.0000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
L Hutton  b van Ryneveld100-300-0-
FA Lowson c Mansell b AMB Rowan58---0-
PBH May  b AMB Rowan138-380-0-
DCS Compton lbw b AMB Rowan25---0-
W Watson  b Chubb32---0-
TE Bailey  b Mann95---0-
FR Brown (c)c EAB Rowan b AMB Rowan2--00-
AV Bedser  b Mann8---0-
DV Brennan  b Mann16---0-
R Tattersall c EAB Rowan b AMB Rowan4---0-
MJ Hilton not out9---1-
Extras(b 10, lb 7, nb 1)18
TOTAL(224.5 Ov, RR: 2.24)505
Fall of wickets: 1-99 (Frank Lowson), 2-228 (Sir Leonard Hutton), 3-266 (Denis Compton), 4-345 (Willie Watson), 5-387 (Peter May), 6-391 (Freddie Brown), 7-400 (Sir Alec Bedser), 8-432 (Don Brennan), 9-445 (Roy Tattersall), 10-505 (Trevor Bailey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CN McCarthy41108101.9700
GWA Chubb43129912.3000
AMB Rowan681717452.5500
NBF Mann60.5239631.5700
PNF Mansell401102.7500
CB van Ryneveld802613.2500
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EAB Rowan not out60-120-0-
JHB Waite not out25-120-0-
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(49 Ov, RR: 1.77)87/0
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AV Bedser41501.2500
TE Bailey10808.0000
FR Brown1122602.3600
R Tattersall1691300.8100
MJ Hilton1051701.7000
DCS Compton711602.2800
MATCH DETAILS
Headingley, Leeds
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 337
Season1951
Match days26,27,28,30,31 July 1951 (5-day match)
Test debut
Frank Lowson
Peter May
Don Brennan
Percy Mansell
Umpires
Dai Davies
Harry Elliott
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 26 Jul - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 282/3 (EAB Rowan 160*, JE Cheetham 7*)
Fri, 27 Jul - day 2 - England 1st innings 37/0 (L Hutton 9*, FA Lowson 27*)
Sat, 28 Jul - day 3 - England 1st innings 325/3 (PBH May 110*, W Watson 21*)
Sun, 29 Jul - rest day
Mon, 30 Jul - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 87/0 (EAB Rowan 60*, JHB Waite 25*, 49 ov)
Tue, 31 Jul - day 5 - no play