Result
5th Test, Port Elizabeth, Mar 3-6 1950, Australia tour of South Africa
549/7d
(f/o)
158 & 132 (48.2 ov)
Australia won by an innings and 259 runs
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AR Morris c Winslow b Melle157--151-
J Moroney c Nourse b Melle7---0-
KR Miller c Nourse b Tayfield22---1-
RN Harvey  b Begbie116--140-
AL Hassett (c)c McCarthy b Mann167--141-
SJE Loxton c Rowan b Mann43---0-
CL McCool c †Fullerton b Tayfield6---0-
IWG Johnson not out26---0-
RA Saggers not out4---0-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(117 Ov, RR: 3.51)549/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Jack Moroney), 2-49 (Keith Miller), 3-236 (Neil Harvey), 4-350 (Arthur Morris), 5-449 (Sam Loxton), 6-485 (Colin McCool), 7-545 (Lindsay Hassett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
CN McCarthy29312103.1200
MG Melle23213224.3000
HJ Tayfield25110323.0900
NBF Mann36415423.2000
DW Begbie403817.1200
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EAB Rowan  b Johnson40---0-
JD Nel  b Miller0--00-
RG Draper c Johnston b Miller7---0-
AD Nourse (c)c McCool b Miller37---0-
DW Begbie c †Saggers b Noblet1--00-
PL Winslow lbw b Noblet0--00-
GM Fullerton st †Saggers b McCool18---0-
HJ Tayfield st †Saggers b McCool6---0-
MG Melle  b Miller1--00-
NBF Mann  b Noblet41---1-
CN McCarthy not out1--00-
Extras(b 5, nb 1)6
TOTAL(50.1 Ov, RR: 2.36)158
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Jack Nel), 2-19 (Ronald Draper), 3-71 (Eric Rowan), 4-84 (Denis Begbie), 5-84 (Paul Winslow), 6-95 (Dudley Nourse), 7-104 (Hugh Tayfield), 8-113 (Michael Melle), 9-117 (George Fullerton), 10-158 (Tufty Mann)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KR Miller1434242.2500
WA Johnston301203.0000
G Noblet17.172130.9100
IWG Johnson1114813.2700
CL McCool512924.3500
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
EAB Rowan c McCool b Miller0--00-
JD Nel lbw b Johnston5---0-
RG Draper  b Johnston3--00-
AD Nourse (c) b Johnson55---0-
DW Begbie  b Johnston5---0-
GM Fullerton c †Saggers b Loxton24---0-
PL Winslow st †Saggers b Johnson11---0-
HJ Tayfield st †Saggers b McCool7---0-
NBF Mann lbw b Johnson6---0-
MG Melle c Harvey b McCool6---0-
CN McCarthy not out4---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 3)6
TOTAL(48.2 Ov, RR: 2.05)132
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Eric Rowan), 2-3 (Ronald Draper), 3-12 (Jack Nel), 4-24 (Denis Begbie), 5-63 (George Fullerton), 6-88 (Paul Winslow), 7-113 (Hugh Tayfield), 8-115 (Dudley Nourse), 9-126 (Tufty Mann), 10-132 (Michael Melle)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
KR Miller802412.2500
WA Johnston611031.2500
G Noblet921601.3300
IWG Johnson712132.2500
CL McCool14.224822.5200
SJE Loxton42711.3100
MATCH DETAILS
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 322
Season1949/50
Match days3,4,6 March 1950 (4-day match)
Test debut
Geff Noblet
Umpires
Basil Malan
Dal Collins
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 03 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 380/4 (AL Hassett 68*, SJE Loxton 9*)
Sat, 04 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 104/7 (GM Fullerton 9*, MG Melle 0*)
Sun, 05 Mar - rest day
Mon, 06 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 132 (48.2 ov) - end of match