Result
2nd Test, Australia tour of South Africa at Cape Town, Dec 31 1949 - Jan 4 1950
20 ov, target 86
526/7d & 87/2
f/o
278 & 333
Australia won by 8 wickets
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AR Morris c Watkins b Tayfield42---0-
J Moroney c Cheetham b Mann87---0-
KR Miller  b Watkins58---0-
AL Hassett (c)c & b Mann57---0-
RN Harvey c †Wade b Mann178-240160-
SJE Loxton  b Tayfield35---0-
CL McCool not out49---0-
IWG Johnson c Watkins b Mann0--00-
RR Lindwall not out8---1-
Extras(b 8, lb 4)12
TOTAL(126 Ov, RR: 3.13)526/7d
Did not bat: RA Saggers, WA Johnston 
Fall of wickets: 1-68 (Arthur Morris), 2-172 (Jack Moroney), 3-215 (Keith Miller), 4-276 (Lindsay Hassett), 5-416 (Sam Loxton), 6-502 (Neil Harvey), 7-502 (Ian Johnson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CN McCarthy2429803.0600
JC Watkins1225913.6800
NBF Mann28310542.8100
HJ Tayfield37414122.8500
VI Smith25011103.3300
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
EAB Rowan lbw b McCool67---0-
OE Wynne c Johnson b Miller13---0-
JD Nel lbw b Johnson38---0-
AD Nourse (c)c Johnston b Miller65---0-
WW Wade c †Saggers b Loxton4---0-
JE Cheetham c McCool b Miller3--00-
JC Watkins st †Saggers b McCool35---0-
HJ Tayfield st †Saggers b McCool15---0-
NBF Mann  b McCool16---1-
VI Smith not out11---0-
CN McCarthy st †Saggers b McCool0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 8, w 1)11
TOTAL(75.4 Ov, RR: 2.76)278
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Owen Wynne), 2-92 (Eric Rowan), 3-154 (Jack Nel), 4-169 (Billy Wade), 5-194 (Jack Cheetham), 6-203 (Dudley Nourse), 7-241 (Hugh Tayfield), 8-250 (John Watkins), 9-278 (Tufty Mann), 10-278 (Cuan McCarthy)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1223302.0600
WA Johnston1735302.3300
IWG Johnson1216113.8100
KR Miller1735432.3800
CL McCool11.414152.6700
SJE Loxton602513.1200
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
EAB Rowan c Harvey b Johnston3--00-
OE Wynne c †Saggers b Johnston10---0-
JD Nel c McCool b Johnson19---0-
AD Nourse (c)lbw b McCool114-270-0-
WW Wade  b Johnston11---0-
JE Cheetham c †Saggers b Lindwall27---0-
JC Watkins c †Saggers b Lindwall9---0-
HJ Tayfield  b Lindwall75-158-0-
NBF Mann  b Lindwall46---0-
VI Smith lbw b Lindwall4---0-
CN McCarthy not out0--00-
Extras(b 3, lb 10, nb 2)15
TOTAL(f/o)333
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Eric Rowan), 2-16 (Owen Wynne), 3-61 (Jack Nel), 4-80 (Billy Wade), 5-141 (Jack Cheetham), 6-159 (John Watkins), 7-225 (Dudley Nourse), 8-327 (Tufty Mann), 9-332 (Hugh Tayfield), 10-333 (Ian Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall15.423251.5400
WA Johnston2427032.1800
IWG Johnson2459112.8400
KR Miller1104302.9300
CL McCool2137112.5300
SJE Loxton41601.1200
RN Harvey31501.2500
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 86 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AR Morris c & b Mann24---0-
J Moroney lbw b Mann19---0-
RN Harvey not out23---0-
KR Miller not out16---0-
Extras(b 5)5
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 3.26)87/2
Did not bat: AL Hassett, SJE Loxton, CL McCool, IWG Johnson, RR Lindwall, RA Saggers, WA Johnston 
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Arthur Morris), 2-44 (Jack Moroney)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CN McCarthy411803.3700
JC Watkins201003.7500
NBF Mann812322.1500
HJ Tayfield613103.8700
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa 1949/50
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 319
Season1949/50
Match days31 December 1949, 2,3,4 January 1950 (4-day match)
Umpires
Richard Ashman
Dal Collins
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 31 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 312/4 (RN Harvey 55*, SJE Loxton 7*)
Sun, 01 Jan - rest day
Mon, 02 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 169/3 (AD Nourse 43*, WW Wade 4*)
Tue, 03 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 120/4 (AD Nourse 55*, JE Cheetham 16*)
Wed, 04 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 87/2 (20 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 4
  • day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 87/2 (20 ov) - end of match
Day 3
  • day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 120/4 (AD Nourse 55*, JE Cheetham 16*)
Day 2
  • day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 169/3 (AD Nourse 43*, WW Wade 4*)
Day 1
  • day 1 - Australia 1st innings 312/4 (RN Harvey 55*, SJE Loxton 7*)
Day 0
  • rest day