Result
3rd Test, Durban, Jan 20-24 1950, Australia tour of South Africa
311 & 99
(123.6 ov, target 336)
75 & 336/5
Australia won by 5 wickets
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EAB Rowan c Johnston b Miller143---0-
OE Wynne  b Johnston18---0-
JD Nel c & b Johnson14---0-
AD Nourse (c)c †Saggers b Johnston66---0-
WW Wade  b Lindwall24---0-
NBF Mann  b Johnston9---0-
JE Cheetham c Hassett b Johnston4---0-
JC Watkins  b Lindwall5---0-
HJ Tayfield run out15---0-
VI Smith  b Lindwall1--00-
CN McCarthy not out0--00-
Extras(b 3, lb 7, nb 2)12
TOTAL(109.2 Ov, RR: 2.13)311
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Owen Wynne), 2-75 (Jack Nel), 3-242 (Dudley Nourse), 4-264 (Eric Rowan), 5-283 (Tufty Mann), 6-289 (Jack Cheetham), 7-293 (Billy Wade), 8-304 (John Watkins), 9-308 (Ian Smith), 10-311 (Hugh Tayfield)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall1934731.8500
KR Miller2457312.2800
CL McCool1333502.0100
WA Johnston31.257541.8000
SJE Loxton613103.8700
IWG Johnson1653811.7800
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AR Morris c Smith b Tayfield25---0-
J Moroney  b Tayfield10---0-
IWG Johnson lbw b Tayfield2--00-
KR Miller  b Tayfield2--00-
AL Hassett (c)lbw b Tayfield2--00-
RA Saggers c Cheetham b Mann2--00-
CL McCool lbw b Mann1--00-
RR Lindwall  b Mann7---0-
RN Harvey c & b Tayfield2--00-
SJE Loxton c Cheetham b Tayfield16---0-
WA Johnston not out2--00-
Extras(b 3, lb 1)4
TOTAL(28.4 Ov, RR: 1.97)75
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Jack Moroney), 2-35 (Ian Johnson), 3-37 (Keith Miller), 4-39 (Lindsay Hassett), 5-42 (Arthur Morris), 6-45 (Colin McCool), 7-46 (Ron Saggers), 8-53 (Neil Harvey), 9-63 (Ray Lindwall), 10-75 (Sam Loxton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CN McCarthy62801.0000
JC Watkins41901.6800
NBF Mann1013132.3200
HJ Tayfield8.412372.0200
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EAB Rowan c †Saggers b Lindwall4---0-
OE Wynne  b Johnson29---0-
JD Nel lbw b Johnston20---0-
AD Nourse (c)c McCool b Johnson27---0-
WW Wade  b Johnston0--00-
JE Cheetham c Hassett b Johnson1--00-
JC Watkins st †Saggers b Johnson2--00-
HJ Tayfield  b Johnston3--00-
NBF Mann lbw b Johnson0--00-
VI Smith  b Johnston4---0-
CN McCarthy not out2--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 1)7
TOTAL(46.2 Ov, RR: 1.6)99
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Eric Rowan), 2-51 (Owen Wynne), 3-85 (Jack Nel), 4-85 (Billy Wade), 5-88 (Jack Cheetham), 6-90 (John Watkins), 7-93 (Dudley Nourse), 8-93 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-93 (Tufty Mann), 10-99 (Ian Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RR Lindwall41711.3100
KR Miller701201.2800
WA Johnston18.263941.6000
IWG Johnson1723451.5000
Australia 2nd Innings (target: 336 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AR Morris hit wicket b Tayfield44---0-
J Moroney lbw b Tayfield10---0-
KR Miller lbw b Mann10---0-
AL Hassett (c)lbw b Mann11---0-
RN Harvey not out151-328-0-
SJE Loxton  b Mann54---0-
CL McCool not out39---0-
Extras(b 7, lb 9, nb 1)17
TOTAL(123.6 Ov, RR: 2.03)336/5
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Jack Moroney), 2-33 (Keith Miller), 3-59 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-95 (Arthur Morris), 5-230 (Sam Loxton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CN McCarthy1233202.0000
JC Watkins621001.2500
NBF Mann51.61310131.4600
HJ Tayfield49514422.2000
VI Smith503204.8000
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 320
Season1949/50
Match days20,21,23,24 January 1950 (4-day match)
Umpires
Basil Malan
Jack Hart-Davis
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 20 Jan - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 240/2 (EAB Rowan 133*, AD Nourse 64*)
Sat, 21 Jan - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 75
Sun, 22 Jan - rest day
Mon, 23 Jan - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 80/3 (AR Morris 35*, RN Harvey 12*)
Tue, 24 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 336/5 (123.6 ov) - end of match