5th Test, Durban, Feb 16-22 1923, England tour of South Africa
281 & 241
(117.1 ov, target 344)
179 & 234
England won by 109 runs
England 1st Innings
CAG Russell c Catterall b Blanckenberg140--110-
A Sandham c †Ward b Snooke1--00-
FE Woolley c & b Meintjes2--00-
CP Mead lbw b Francois66---0-
AW Carr lbw b Conyngham14---0-
PGH Fender  b Hall1--00-
FT Mann (c) b Nourse8---0-
AS Kennedy c Nourse b Snooke14---0-
GG Macaulay lbw b Snooke0--00-
G Brown not out15---0-
AER Gilligan c Taylor b Hall4---0-
Extras(b 12, lb 3, nb 1)16
TOTAL(126.5 Ov, RR: 2.21)281
Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Andy Sandham), 2-17 (Frank Woolley), 3-156 (Phil Mead), 4-191 (Arthur Carr), 5-194 (Percy Fender), 6-224 (Frank Mann), 7-253 (Alex Kennedy), 8-253 (George Macaulay), 9-268 (Jack Russell), 10-281 (Arthur Gilligan)
DJ Meintjes1313312.5300
SJ Snooke1231731.4100
DP Conyngham31106312.0300
JM Blanckenberg2456512.7000
AE Hall24.593121.2400
CM Francois1113313.0000
AW Nourse1142312.0900
South Africa 1st Innings
RH Catterall  b Macaulay17---0-
HW Taylor (c)c Russell b Gilligan3--00-
TA Ward c Macaulay b Gilligan1--00-
AW Nourse c Mann b Fender44---0-
SJ Snooke c Woolley b Kennedy4---0-
CM Francois c Fender b Gilligan43---0-
LE Tapscott c †Brown b Macaulay2--00-
DJ Meintjes run out19---0-
JM Blanckenberg c Mead b Kennedy21---0-
DP Conyngham not out3--00-
AE Hall c Fender b Macaulay0--00-
Extras(b 14, lb 2, nb 6)22
TOTAL(85 Ov, RR: 2.1)179
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Herbie Taylor), 2-13 (Tommy Ward), 3-41 (Bob Catterall), 4-58 (Tip Snooke), 5-97 (Dave Nourse), 6-107 (Doodles Tapscott), 7-135 (Cyril Francois), 8-169 (Jimmy Blanckenberg), 9-178 (Doug Meintjes), 10-179 (Alf Hall)
AER Gilligan2373531.5200
AS Kennedy2594621.8400
GG Macaulay2054232.1000
PGH Fender1132512.2700
FE Woolley63901.5000
England 2nd Innings
G Brown lbw b Snooke1--00-
AS Kennedy c Taylor b Hall1--00-
FE Woolley c Nourse b Snooke8---0-
A Sandham  b Francois40-130-0-
CP Mead c Conyngham b Meintjes5---0-
CAG Russell c Francois b Blanckenberg111-270-0-
AW Carr  b Blanckenberg5---0-
PGH Fender  b Blanckenberg0--00-
FT Mann (c)lbw b Conyngham15---0-
GG Macaulay  b Hall1--00-
AER Gilligan not out39-80-0-
Extras(b 13, lb 1, nb 1)15
TOTAL(130.4 Ov, RR: 1.84)241
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (George Brown), 2-10 (Alex Kennedy), 3-14 (Frank Woolley), 4-26 (Phil Mead), 5-102 (Andy Sandham), 6-111 (Arthur Carr), 7-111 (Percy Fender), 8-148 (Frank Mann), 9-149 (George Macaulay), 10-241 (Jack Russell)
DJ Meintjes921311.4400
SJ Snooke2364121.7800
DP Conyngham30124011.3300
JM Blanckenberg25.475031.9400
AE Hall27105522.0300
CM Francois821511.8700
AW Nourse621001.6600
LE Tapscott21201.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 344 runs)
RH Catterall c Macaulay b Gilligan22---0-
DJ Meintjes lbw b Kennedy21---0-
TA Ward  b Macaulay10---0-
HW Taylor (c)c Fender b Kennedy102-270-1-
AW Nourse c †Brown b Kennedy25---0-
CM Francois  b Gilligan18---0-
SJ Snooke lbw b Kennedy1--00-
LE Tapscott  b Macaulay6---0-
JM Blanckenberg  b Gilligan9---0-
DP Conyngham not out3--00-
AE Hall c Woolley b Kennedy0--00-
Extras(b 11, lb 3, nb 3)17
TOTAL(117.1 Ov, RR: 1.99)234
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Bob Catterall), 2-48 (Doug Meintjes), 3-64 (Tommy Ward), 4-122 (Dave Nourse), 5-149 (Cyril Francois), 6-150 (Tip Snooke), 7-175 (Doodles Tapscott), 8-204 (Jimmy Blanckenberg), 9-232 (Herbie Taylor), 10-234 (Alf Hall)
AER Gilligan36107832.1600
AS Kennedy49.1197651.5400
GG Macaulay1863922.1600
PGH Fender1132101.9000
FE Woolley32301.0000
Kingsmead, Durban
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Series resultEngland won the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 152
Match days16,17,19,20,21,22 February 1923 (timeless match)
Test debut
Conky Conyngham
Fri, 16 Feb - day 1 - England 261/8 (CAG Russell 136*, G Brown 3*)
Sat, 17 Feb - day 2 - England 0/0 (G Brown 0*, AS Kennedy 0*)
Sun, 18 Feb - rest day
Mon, 19 Feb - day 3 - England 201/9 (CAG Russell 90*, AER Gilligan 20*)
Tue, 20 Feb - day 4 - South Africa 111/3 (HW Taylor 28*, AW Nourse 17*)
Wed, 21 Feb - day 5 - South Africa 203/7 (HW Taylor 76*, JM Blanckenberg 9*)
Thu, 22 Feb - day 6 - South Africa 234 (117.1 ov) - end of match