result
2nd Test, Johannesburg, Dec 24 - 28 1935, Australia tour of South Africa
157 & 491
(76 ov, target 399)250 & 274/2
Match drawn
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Mitchell c †Oldfield b McCormick8---0-
Jack Siedle c Chipperfield b McCormick22---0-
Eric Rowan lbw b Grimmett38-120-0-
Dudley Nourse  b McCormick0--00-
Dooley Briscoe  b O'Reilly15---0-
Herby Wade (c) b O'Reilly0--00-
Chud Langton c Fingleton b O'Reilly7---0-
Nipper Nicholson st †Oldfield b Grimmett27---0-
Bob Crisp  b Grimmett8---0-
Jack Robertson  b O'Reilly17---0-
Ernest Bock not out 9---0-
Extras(lb 6)6
TOTAL(63.2 Ov, RR: 2.47)157
Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-46 (Jack Siedle), 3-50 (Dudley Nourse), 4-68 (Dooley Briscoe), 5-70 (Herby Wade), 6-78 (Chud Langton), 7-112 (Eric Rowan), 8-126 (Bob Crisp), 9-139 (Nipper Nicholson), 10-157 (Jack Robertson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ernie McCormick1653632.25---00
Bill O'Reilly20.295442.65---00
Clarrie Grimmett1552931.93---00
Stan McCabe621101.83---00
Chuck Fleetwood-Smith622103.50---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Fingleton c & b Langton62---0-
Bill Brown c Crisp b Robertson51---0-
Stan McCabe c Robertson b Langton34---0-
Len Darling run out 42---0-
Vic Richardson (c) b Langton2--00-
Arthur Chipperfield c Rowan b Langton0--00-
Bert Oldfield c Briscoe b Mitchell40---0-
Clarrie Grimmett  b Mitchell7---0-
Bill O'Reilly  b Mitchell0--00-
Ernie McCormick  b Mitchell4---0-
Chuck Fleetwood-Smith not out 5---0-
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(81.3 Ov, RR: 3.06)250
Fall of wickets: 1-105 (Bill Brown), 2-127 (Jack Fingleton), 3-168 (Stan McCabe), 4-170 (Vic Richardson), 5-174 (Arthur Chipperfield), 6-209 (Len Darling), 7-241 (Bert Oldfield), 8-241 (Clarrie Grimmett), 9-242 (Bill O'Reilly), 10-250 (Ernie McCormick)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Crisp1514903.26---00
Chud Langton3268542.65---00
Bruce Mitchell7.302643.46---00
Ernest Bock1424903.50---00
Jack Robertson1303812.92---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herby Wade (c)lbw b Grimmett30---0-
Jack Siedle  b Grimmett34---0-
Eric Rowan lbw b Grimmett13---0-
Bruce Mitchell c †Oldfield b McCabe45---0-
Dudley Nourse c McCormick b McCabe231-289360-
Dooley Briscoe  b McCormick16---0-
Nipper Nicholson lbw b Fleetwood-Smith29---1-
Chud Langton  b McCormick16---1-
Bob Crisp  b O'Reilly35---0-
Jack Robertson  b McCormick3--00-
Ernest Bock not out 2--00-
Extras(b 13, lb 19, nb 5)37
TOTAL(149.3 Ov, RR: 3.28)491
Fall of wickets: 1-50 (Herby Wade), 2-89 (Jack Siedle), 3-90 (Eric Rowan), 4-219 (Bruce Mitchell), 5-291 (Dooley Briscoe), 6-397 (Nipper Nicholson), 7-440 (Dudley Nourse), 8-454 (Chud Langton), 9-466 (Jack Robertson), 10-491 (Bob Crisp)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ernie McCormick26312934.96---00
Bill O'Reilly35.3159112.56---00
Clarrie Grimmett582811131.91---00
Stan McCabe913023.33---00
Chuck Fleetwood-Smith2159314.42---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 399 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Fingleton  b Mitchell40---0-
Bill Brown c †Nicholson b Crisp6---0-
Stan McCabe not out 189---0-
Len Darling not out 37---0-
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(76 Ov, RR: 3.60)274/2
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Bill Brown), 2-194 (Jack Fingleton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Crisp1736213.64---00
Chud Langton2265402.45---00
Bruce Mitchell1517314.86---00
Ernest Bock904204.66---00
Jack Robertson1334103.15---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Season1935/36
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 248
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Dooley Briscoe
Dooley Briscoe
Ernest Bock
Ernest Bock
Umpires
South Africa Image
JC Collings
South Africa Image
Richard Ashman
CLOSE OF PLAY
Tue, 24 Dec - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 168/3 (Len Darling 19*)
Wed, 25 Dec - rest day
Thu, 26 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 254/4 (Dudley Nourse 98*, Dooley Briscoe 10*)
Fri, 27 Dec - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 85/1 (Jack Fingleton 20*, Stan McCabe 59*)
Sat, 28 Dec - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 274/2 (76 ov) - end of match