Result
1st Test, Port Elizabeth, Mar 12-13 1889, England tour of South Africa
84 & 129
(21.1 ov, target 66)
148 & 67/2
England won by 8 wickets
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Rose-Innes  b Briggs0--00-
AB Tancred  b Smith29--30-
P Hutchinson  b Briggs011000.00
CH Vintcent c Abel b Briggs3--00-
AE Ochse c Abel b Briggs4--00-
WH Milton c Abel b Fothergill1--00-
OR Dunell (c)not out26--30-
RB Stewart lbw b Smith4--00-
FW Smith  b Smith7--10-
CE Finlason  b Smith0--00-
GA Kempis c Hearne b Smith0--00-
Extras(b 8, w 2)10
TOTAL(75.2 Ov, RR: 1.66)84
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Albert Rose-Innes), 2-0 (Philip Hutchinson), 3-10 (Charles Vintcent), 4-16 (Arthur Ochse), 5-17 (William Milton), 6-58 (Bernard Tancred), 7-66 (Robert Stewart), 8-78 (Fred Smith), 9-82 (Charlie Finlason), 10-84 (Gus Kempis)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Briggs37213941.5800
AJ Fothergill24151510.9300
CA Smith13.261952.1100
G Ulyett10101.5000
England 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
R Abel c Milton b Rose-Innes46--50-
G Ulyett  b Kempis4--00-
JM Read c Dunell b Kempis1--00-
F Hearne c Stewart b Rose-Innes27--20-
H Wood c Hutchinson b Rose-Innes3--00-
MP Bowden run out0--00-
J Briggs c †Smith b Rose-Innes0--00-
CA Smith (c)c Stewart b Kempis3--00-
BAF Grieve not out14--20-
Hon.CJ Coventry c †Smith b Rose-Innes12--20-
AJ Fothergill c Tancred b Milton32--31-
Extras(b 5, w 1)6
TOTAL(66.2 Ov, RR: 3.33)148
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (George Ulyett), 2-14 (Maurice Read), 3-65 (Frank Hearne), 4-75 (Henry Wood), 5-75 (Monty Bowden), 6-77 (Johnny Briggs), 7-85 (Sir Aubrey Smith), 8-87 (Bobby Abel), 9-103 (The Hon. Charles Coventry), 10-148 (Arnold Fothergill)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GA Kempis31145332.5600
CE Finlason30703.5000
CH Vintcent1243404.2500
A Rose-Innes1854353.5800
WH Milton2.21513.0000
South Africa 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
A Rose-Innes  b Smith13--10-
AB Tancred c & b Briggs29--10-
AE Ochse lbw b Fothergill8--10-
CH Vintcent c & b Ulyett4--10-
P Hutchinson  b Smith11--10-
OR Dunell (c)c & b Ulyett11--00-
WH Milton c †Bowden b Briggs19--20-
RB Stewart c Ulyett b Fothergill9--00-
FW Smith  b Fothergill12--00-
CE Finlason  b Fothergill6--10-
GA Kempis not out0--00-
Extras(b 7)7
TOTAL(90.1 Ov, RR: 2.14)129
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Albert Rose-Innes), 2-42 (Arthur Ochse), 3-51 (Charles Vintcent), 4-67 (Bernard Tancred), 5-67 (Philip Hutchinson), 6-88 (William Milton), 7-110 (Owen Dunell), 8-116 (Robert Stewart), 9-126 (Charlie Finlason), 10-129 (Fred Smith)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
J Briggs27143421.8800
AJ Fothergill18.1111941.5600
CA Smith25104222.5200
G Ulyett2092722.0200
England 2nd Innings (target: 66 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
R Abel not out23--20-
G Ulyett  b Vintcent22--31-
JM Read  b Kempis3--00-
BAF Grieve not out12--20-
Extras(b 7)7
TOTAL(21.1 Ov, RR: 4.72)67/2
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (George Ulyett), 2-35 (Maurice Read)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GA Kempis1132313.1300
CH Vintcent8.122113.8100
A Rose-Innes2016012.0000
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 12 Mar - day 1 - England 1st innings 148
Wed, 13 Mar - day 2 - England 2nd innings 67/2 (21.1 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • South Africa's introduction to Test cricket ended in a comprehensive defeat by Major Warton's touring team.
  • The match, played on matting, finished just before 3.30pm on the second day.
  • Webster stood for umpire Dearne on the second day.