2nd Test, Johannesburg, Mar 2-4 1896, England tour of South Africa
151 & 134 (43.2 ov)
England won by an innings and 197 runs
England 1st Innings
Sir TC O'Brien  b Rowe0--00-
GA Lohmann c Hearne b Sinclair2--00-
TW Hayward c Routledge b Rowe122---0-
CB Fry c & b Rowe64---0-
AJL Hill  b Sinclair65---0-
SMJ Woods c Rowe b Sinclair32---0-
Lord Hawke (c)lbw b Sinclair4---0-
CW Wright  b Frank71---0-
HR Bromley-Davenport c Johnson b Rowe84---0-
C Heseltine lbw b Rowe0--00-
HR Butt not out8---0-
Extras(b 22, lb 4, nb 3, w 1)30
TOTAL(157.3 Ov, RR: 3.67)482
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Sir Tim O'Brien), 2-8 (George Lohmann), 3-127 (C.B. Fry), 4-249 (Tom Hayward), 5-291 (Arthur Hill), 6-304 (Sammy Woods), 7-307 (Lord Hawke), 8-461 (Hugh Bromley-Davenport), 9-461 (Christopher Heseltine), 10-482 (Charles Wright)
GA Rowe49911552.8100
JH Sinclair35611844.0400
WHB Frank11.335215.3700
CB Llewellyn1437106.0800
CL Johnson28125702.4400
GH Shepstone2083902.3400
South Africa 1st Innings
TW Routledge  b Woods14---0-
JH Sinclair c & b Lohmann40---0-
RM Poore  b Lohmann20---0-
F Hearne c †Butt b Lohmann0--00-
EA Halliwell (c) †c O'Brien b Lohmann13---0-
CL Johnson  b Lohmann3--00-
GH Shepstone  b Lohmann21---0-
FW Smith  b Lohmann4---0-
WHB Frank c & b Lohmann5---0-
CB Llewellyn c Heseltine b Lohmann24---0-
GA Rowe not out0--00-
Extras(nb 5, w 2)7
TOTAL(46.2 Ov, RR: 3.9)151
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Tommy Routledge), 2-70 (Robert Poore), 3-70 (Frank Hearne), 4-77 (Jimmy Sinclair), 5-85 (Clement Johnson), 6-101 (Barberton Halliwell), 7-105 (Fred Smith), 8-111 (Billy Frank), 9-142 (George Shepstone), 10-151 (Charlie Llewellyn)
C Heseltine902903.8600
SMJ Woods2027414.4400
GA Lohmann14.262892.3300
HR Bromley-Davenport301305.2000
South Africa 2nd Innings (following on)
TW Routledge c sub (HF Mosenthal) b Heseltine0--00-
JH Sinclair c sub (HF Mosenthal) b Woods29---0-
RM Poore  b Heseltine10---0-
F Hearne c Heseltine b Lohmann16---0-
EA Halliwell (c) †c Hawke b Heseltine41---0-
CL Johnson run out7---0-
GH Shepstone c Fry b Lohmann9---0-
FW Smith not out11---0-
WHB Frank c Hill b Lohmann2--00-
CB Llewellyn c Lohmann b Heseltine4---0-
GA Rowe  b Heseltine0--00-
Extras(lb 3, nb 2)5
TOTAL(43.2 Ov, RR: 3.7)134
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Tommy Routledge), 2-23 (Robert Poore), 3-48 (Frank Hearne), 4-63 (Jimmy Sinclair), 5-83 (Clement Johnson), 6-116 (Barberton Halliwell), 7-118 (George Shepstone), 8-124 (Billy Frank), 9-134 (Charlie Llewellyn), 10-134 (George Rowe)
C Heseltine16.233852.7800
SMJ Woods612715.4000
GA Lohmann1744333.0300
TW Hayward412106.3000
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Series resultEngland led the 3-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 48
Match days2,3,4 March 1896 (3-day match)
Test debut
Clement Johnson
George Shepstone
Billy Frank
Charlie Llewellyn
George Rowe
Christopher Heseltine
George Allsop
Audley Miller
Balls per over5
Mon, 02 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 355/7 (CW Wright 30*, HR Bromley-Davenport 19*)
Tue, 03 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 63/3 (JH Sinclair 29*, EA Halliwell 4*)
Wed, 04 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 134 (43.2 ov) - end of match
  • Lohmann became the first bowler to take 9 wickets in an innings, also taking his hundredth Test wicket in the match.
  • Umpire Miller had played in the previous Test.
  • Lord Hawke's team arrived at the ground to find the the club buildings filled with injured survivors from a dynamite explosion nearby.