Result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 16-19 1924, South Africa tour of England
342
(131 ov)
421/8
Match drawn
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JMM Commaille  b Tate3--00-
GAL Hearne run out4---0-
MJ Susskind c Woolley b Hearne65-220-0-
AW Nourse c Sutcliffe b Woolley37-100-0-
HW Taylor (c)c & b Tyldesley11-45-0-
RH Catterall c sub b Tate95-125-0-
HG Deane c †Strudwick b Hearne30---0-
JM Blanckenberg not out46---0-
TA Ward lbw b Tate5---0-
SJ Pegler  b Tyldesley25---0-
CP Carter c Sandham b Hearne4---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 9, nb 3, w 1)17
TOTAL(124 Ov, RR: 2.75)342
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (George Hearne), 2-7 (Mick Commaille), 3-86 (Dave Nourse), 4-108 (Herbie Taylor), 5-181 (Fred Susskind), 6-259 (Bob Catterall), 7-259 (Nummy Deane), 8-268 (Tommy Ward), 9-337 (Sid Pegler), 10-342 (Claude Carter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AER Gilligan1654402.7500
MW Tate29106432.2000
H Howell2056903.4500
RK Tyldesley2263621.6300
JW Hearne2339033.9100
FE Woolley1442211.5700
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
JB Hobbs c †Ward b Pegler30-75-0-
H Sutcliffe c †Ward b Nourse5---0-
JW Hearne c Susskind b Pegler35---0-
FE Woolley  b Carter51-70-0-
A Sandham c †Ward b Nourse46---0-
EH Hendren c Nourse b Carter142-180142-
MW Tate  b Carter50---1-
AER Gilligan (c)c Nourse b Pegler36---0-
RK Tyldesley not out1--00-
H Strudwick not out2--00-
Extras(b 8, lb 13, nb 2)23
TOTAL(131 Ov, RR: 3.21)421/8
Did not bat: H Howell 
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 2-72 (Sir Jack Hobbs), 3-79 ('Young Jack' Hearne), 4-137 (Frank Woolley), 5-238 (Andy Sandham), 6-328 (Maurice Tate), 7-402 (Arthur Gilligan), 8-418 (Patsy Hendren)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
AW Nourse2436322.6200
JM Blanckenberg36212203.3800
CP Carter2328533.6900
SJ Pegler481412832.6600
MATCH DETAILS
Kennington Oval, London
TossSouth Africa , elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 157
Season1924
Match days16,18,19 August 1924 (3-day match)
Umpires
Harry Butt
Frank Chester
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 16 Aug - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 342
Sun, 17 Aug - rest day
Mon, 18 Aug - day 2 - England 1st innings 332/6 (EH Hendren 92*, AER Gilligan 4*)
Tue, 19 Aug - day 3 - England 1st innings 421/8 (131 ov) - end of match