Result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 17-20 1935, South Africa tour of England
(73 ov)
476 & 287/6
534/6d
Match drawn
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
IJ Siedle c †Ames b Robins35---0-
B Mitchell c †Ames b Read128-280110-
EAB Rowan lbw b Robins0--00-
AD Nourse c Wyatt b Bowes32---0-
KG Viljoen c Clay b Read60-170-0-
HB Cameron c Mitchell b Read8---0-
HF Wade (c)c Hammond b Bowes0--00-
EL Dalton c Robins b Read117-140180-
CL Vincent  b Robins5---0-
ACB Langton not out73---0-
RJ Crisp c †Ames b Bowes0--00-
Extras(b 6, lb 10, nb 2)18
TOTAL(145.4 Ov, RR: 3.26)476
Fall of wickets: 1-116 (Jack Siedle), 2-116 (Eric Rowan), 3-164 (Dudley Nourse), 4-234 (Bruce Mitchell), 5-248 (Jock Cameron), 6-254 (Herby Wade), 7-312 (Ken Viljoen), 8-333 (Cyril Vincent), 9-470 (Eric Dalton), 10-476 (Bob Crisp)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HD Read351313643.8800
MS Nichols2337903.4300
WE Bowes40.4711232.7500
WR Hammond922502.7700
JC Clay1413002.1400
RWV Robins2237333.3100
RES Wyatt20301.5000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AH Bakewell c †Cameron b Langton20---0-
A Mitchell  b Crisp40-90-0-
RES Wyatt (c)c †Cameron b Vincent37---0-
WR Hammond st †Cameron b Vincent65---0-
M Leyland st †Cameron b Mitchell161-250171-
LEG Ames not out148-210142-
MS Nichols c Siedle b Langton30---0-
RWV Robins not out10---0-
Extras(b 5, lb 16, nb 2)23
TOTAL(132 Ov, RR: 4.04)534/6d
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Fred Bakewell), 2-98 (Bob Wyatt), 3-98 (Arthur Mitchell), 4-249 (Wally Hammond), 5-428 (Maurice Leyland), 6-506 (Stan Nichols)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
RJ Crisp28011314.0300
ACB Langton38512423.2600
EL Dalton1615003.1200
CL Vincent42518824.4700
B Mitchell803614.5000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
IJ Siedle  b Bowes36---0-
B Mitchell  b Read9---0-
EAB Rowan  b Bowes7---0-
AD Nourse  b Read34---0-
KG Viljoen st †Ames b Robins45---0-
HB Cameron st †Ames b Robins42---0-
HF Wade (c)not out40---0-
EL Dalton not out57---0-
Extras(b 6, lb 9, nb 2)17
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 3.93)287/6
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-23 (Eric Rowan), 3-67 (Jack Siedle), 4-112 (Dudley Nourse), 5-178 (Jock Cameron), 6-193 (Ken Viljoen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
HD Read1016426.4000
MS Nichols512004.0000
WE Bowes1324023.0700
JC Clay1864502.5000
RWV Robins1716123.5800
RES Wyatt302508.3300
M Leyland721502.1400
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossEngland , elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 246
Season1935
Match days17,19,20 August 1935 (3-day match)
Test debut
Johnnie Clay
Hopper Read
Umpires
Joe Hardstaff
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 17 Aug - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 297/6 (KG Viljoen 60*, EL Dalton 21*)
Sun, 18 Aug - rest day
Mon, 19 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 313/4 (M Leyland 119*, LEG Ames 25*)
Tue, 20 Aug - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 287/6 (73 ov) - end of match