Result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 17-20 1929, South Africa tour of England
(80 ov)
258 & 264/1
492/8d
Match drawn
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c Quinn b McMillan10---0-
H Sutcliffe c Owen-Smith b Vincent104---0-
WR Hammond st †Cameron b Vincent17---0-
FE Woolley hit wicket b Vincent46---1-
RES Wyatt c Deane b Vincent6---0-
M Leyland  b Vincent16---0-
AW Carr (c)c Morkel b McMillan15---0-
LEG Ames c Mitchell b McMillan0--00-
G Geary not out12---0-
AP Freeman c †Cameron b Quinn15---0-
EW Clark  b Quinn7---0-
Extras(b 9, nb 1)10
TOTAL(101.3 Ov, RR: 2.54)258
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 2-69 (Wally Hammond), 3-140 (Frank Woolley), 4-166 (Bob Wyatt), 5-194 (Maurice Leyland), 6-217 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 7-221 (Les Ames), 8-222 (Arthur Carr), 9-239 (Tich Freeman), 10-258 (Nobby Clark)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DPB Morkel922002.2200
NA Quinn15.343021.9300
CL Vincent451010552.3300
Q McMillan2877832.7800
HGO Owen-Smith401503.7500
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
RH Catterall c Carr b Clark06-000.00
IJ Siedle  b Geary14---0-
B Mitchell  b Geary2--00-
HW Taylor c †Ames b Clark121---0-
HG Deane (c)c Woolley b Wyatt93---0-
HB Cameron c Freeman b Geary62---0-
DPB Morkel c †Ames b Clark81---0-
HGO Owen-Smith  b Woolley26---0-
Q McMillan not out50---0-
CL Vincent not out24---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 12, nb 1, w 2)19
TOTAL(172 Ov, RR: 2.86)492/8d
Did not bat: NA Quinn 
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bob Catterall), 2-9 (Bruce Mitchell), 3-20 (Jack Siedle), 4-234 (Nummy Deane), 5-246 (Herbie Taylor), 6-326 (Jock Cameron), 7-397 (Tuppy Owen-Smith), 8-439 (Denys Morkel)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
EW Clark3687932.1900
G Geary491512132.4600
AP Freeman49916903.4400
FE Woolley1342511.9200
M Leyland942502.7700
RES Wyatt1645413.3700
England 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c Mitchell b Vincent52---0-
H Sutcliffe not out109---0-
WR Hammond not out101---0-
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(80 Ov, RR: 3.3)264/1
Fall of wickets: 1-77 (Sir Jack Hobbs)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DPB Morkel1664302.6800
NA Quinn2436102.5400
CL Vincent1534212.8000
Q McMillan1013903.9000
HGO Owen-Smith804205.2500
B Mitchell401704.2500
RH Catterall301806.0000
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossSouth Africa , elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 185
Season1929
Match days17,19,20 August 1929 (3-day match)
Test debut
Les Ames
Nobby Clark
Umpires
Thomas Oates
Billy Bestwick
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 17 Aug - day 1 - England 1st innings 166/4 (H Sutcliffe 84*, M Leyland 0*)
Sun, 18 Aug - rest day
Mon, 19 Aug - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 283/5 (HB Cameron 31*, DPB Morkel 9*)
Tue, 20 Aug - day 3 - England 2nd innings 264/1 (80 ov) - end of match