Result
5th Test, Durban, Feb 28 - Mar 3 1936, Australia tour of South Africa
(113.1 ov)
222 & 227
455
Australia won by an innings and 6 runs
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
IJ Siedle c Fingleton b Grimmett36---0-
HF Wade (c)c Richardson b Grimmett26---0-
B Mitchell c & b Grimmett10---0-
AD Nourse lbw b Grimmett50---0-
KG Viljoen c Chipperfield b McCormick56---0-
RL Harvey c †Oldfield b McCormick28---0-
ACB Langton st †Oldfield b Grimmett1--00-
XC Balaskas st †Oldfield b Grimmett2--00-
RJ Crisp  b Grimmett01-000.00
EA van der Merwe not out7---0-
EQ Davies  b McCormick0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 5)6
TOTAL(109.1 Ov, RR: 2.03)222
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Herby Wade), 2-57 (Bruce Mitchell), 3-124 (Jack Siedle), 4-125 (Dudley Nourse), 5-178 (Robert Harvey), 6-183 (Chud Langton), 7-199 (Xen Balaskas), 8-199 (Bob Crisp), 9-220 (Ken Viljoen), 10-222 (Eric Davies)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL McCormick20.183731.8300
SJ McCabe702002.8500
CV Grimmett451810072.2200
WJ O'Reilly37155901.5900
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JHW Fingleton  b Crisp118---1-
WA Brown c Langton b Mitchell84---0-
SJ McCabe c & b Mitchell1--00-
LPJ O'Brien c †van der Merwe b Balaskas48---0-
LS Darling lbw b Mitchell62---0-
AG Chipperfield c Balaskas b Mitchell18---0-
VY Richardson (c) b Crisp45---0-
WAS Oldfield c Crisp b Langton29---0-
CV Grimmett c Siedle b Mitchell14---0-
WJ O'Reilly c Siedle b Langton13---1-
EL McCormick not out0--00-
Extras(b 19, lb 3, nb 1)23
TOTAL(146.5 Ov, RR: 3.09)455
Fall of wickets: 1-162 (Bill Brown), 2-164 (Stan McCabe), 3-240 (Jack Fingleton), 4-316 (Leo O'Brien), 5-338 (Len Darling), 6-361 (Arthur Chipperfield), 7-423 (Vic Richardson), 8-433 (Bert Oldfield), 9-451 (Bill O'Reilly), 10-455 (Clarrie Grimmett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EQ Davies1805403.0000
RJ Crisp1926523.4200
ACB Langton3396922.0900
XC Balaskas51415713.0700
B Mitchell25.528753.3600
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
IJ Siedle c Brown b Grimmett46---0-
HF Wade (c) b O'Reilly25---0-
B Mitchell not out72---0-
AD Nourse  b O'Reilly41---0-
KG Viljoen lbw b Grimmett25---0-
RL Harvey c Richardson b Grimmett1--00-
ACB Langton  b Grimmett3--00-
XC Balaskas c Richardson b Grimmett0--00-
EA van der Merwe c Richardson b Grimmett0--00-
EQ Davies c Richardson b O'Reilly2--00-
RJ Crisp c Richardson b O'Reilly01-000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 7)12
TOTAL(113.1 Ov, RR: 2.0)227
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Herby Wade), 2-73 (Jack Siedle), 3-146 (Dudley Nourse), 4-196 (Ken Viljoen), 5-206 (Robert Harvey), 6-212 (Chud Langton), 7-216 (Xen Balaskas), 8-220 (Edward van der Merwe), 9-227 (Eric Davies), 10-227 (Bob Crisp)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EL McCormick1516404.2600
SJ McCabe201105.5000
CV Grimmett48237361.5200
WJ O'Reilly40.1184741.1700
AG Chipperfield812002.5000
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 251
Season1935/36
Match days28,29 February, 2,3 March 1936 (4-day match)
Umpires
Walter Routledge
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 28 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 199/8 (KG Viljoen 42*, EA van der Merwe 0*)
Sat, 29 Feb - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 239/2 (JHW Fingleton 117*, LPJ O'Brien 23*)
Sun, 01 Mar - rest day
Mon, 02 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 110/2 (B Mitchell 16*, AD Nourse 20*)
Tue, 03 Mar - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 227 (113.1 ov) - end of match