result
5th Test, Durban, Feb 28 - Mar 3 1936, Australia tour of South Africa
222 & 227
Australia won by an innings and 6 runs
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Siedle c Fingleton b Grimmett36---0-
Herby Wade (c)c Richardson b Grimmett26---0-
Bruce Mitchell c & b Grimmett10---0-
Dudley Nourse lbw b Grimmett50---0-
Ken Viljoen c Chipperfield b McCormick56---0-
Robert Harvey c †Oldfield b McCormick28---0-
Chud Langton st †Oldfield b Grimmett1--00-
Xen Balaskas st †Oldfield b Grimmett2--00-
Bob Crisp  b Grimmett01-000.00
Edward van der Merwe not out 7---0-
Eric Davies  b McCormick0--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 5)6
TOTAL(109.1 Ov, RR: 2.03)222
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Herby Wade), 2-57 (Bruce Mitchell), 3-124 (Jack Siedle), 4-125 (Dudley Nourse), 5-178 (Robert Harvey), 6-183 (Chud Langton), 7-199 (Xen Balaskas), 8-199 (Bob Crisp), 9-220 (Ken Viljoen), 10-222 (Eric Davies)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ernie McCormick20.183731.83---00
Stan McCabe702002.85---00
Clarrie Grimmett451810072.22---00
Bill O'Reilly37155901.59---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Fingleton  b Crisp118---1-
Bill Brown c Langton b Mitchell84---0-
Stan McCabe c & b Mitchell1--00-
Leo O'Brien c †van der Merwe b Balaskas48---0-
Len Darling lbw b Mitchell62---0-
Arthur Chipperfield c Balaskas b Mitchell18---0-
Vic Richardson (c) b Crisp45---0-
Bert Oldfield c Crisp b Langton29---0-
Clarrie Grimmett c Siedle b Mitchell14---0-
Bill O'Reilly c Siedle b Langton13---1-
Ernie McCormick not out 0--00-
Extras(b 19, lb 3, nb 1)23
TOTAL(146.5 Ov, RR: 3.09)455
Fall of wickets: 1-162 (Bill Brown), 2-164 (Stan McCabe), 3-240 (Jack Fingleton), 4-316 (Leo O'Brien), 5-338 (Len Darling), 6-361 (Arthur Chipperfield), 7-423 (Vic Richardson), 8-433 (Bert Oldfield), 9-451 (Bill O'Reilly), 10-455 (Clarrie Grimmett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Eric Davies1805403.00---00
Bob Crisp1926523.42---00
Chud Langton3396922.09---00
Xen Balaskas51415713.07---00
Bruce Mitchell25.528753.36---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Siedle c Brown b Grimmett46---0-
Herby Wade (c) b O'Reilly25---0-
Bruce Mitchell not out 72---0-
Dudley Nourse  b O'Reilly41---0-
Ken Viljoen lbw b Grimmett25---0-
Robert Harvey c Richardson b Grimmett1--00-
Chud Langton  b Grimmett3--00-
Xen Balaskas c Richardson b Grimmett0--00-
Edward van der Merwe c Richardson b Grimmett0--00-
Eric Davies c Richardson b O'Reilly2--00-
Bob Crisp c Richardson b O'Reilly01-000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 7)12
TOTAL(113.1 Ov, RR: 2.00)227
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Herby Wade), 2-73 (Jack Siedle), 3-146 (Dudley Nourse), 4-196 (Ken Viljoen), 5-206 (Robert Harvey), 6-212 (Chud Langton), 7-216 (Xen Balaskas), 8-220 (Edward van der Merwe), 9-227 (Eric Davies), 10-227 (Bob Crisp)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ernie McCormick1516404.26---00
Stan McCabe201105.50---00
Clarrie Grimmett48237361.52---00
Bill O'Reilly40.1184741.17---00
Arthur Chipperfield812002.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Season1935/36
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 251
Match daysday (4-day match)
Umpires
South Africa Image
JC Collings
South Africa Image
Walter Routledge
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 28 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 199/8 (Ken Viljoen 42*, Edward van der Merwe 0*)
Sat, 29 Feb - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 239/2 (Jack Fingleton 117*, Leo O'Brien 23*)
Sun, 01 Mar - rest day
Mon, 02 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 110/2 (Bruce Mitchell 16*, Dudley Nourse 20*)
Tue, 03 Mar - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 227 (113.1 ov) - end of match