result
5th Test, Port Elizabeth, Mar 3 - 6 1950, Australia tour of South Africa
549/7d
(48.2 ov)(f/o) 158 & 132
Australia won by an innings and 259 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Arthur Morris c Winslow b Melle157--151-
Jack Moroney c Nourse b Melle7---0-
Keith Miller c Nourse b Tayfield22---1-
Neil Harvey  b Begbie116--140-
Lindsay Hassett (c)c McCarthy b Mann167--141-
Sam Loxton c Rowan b Mann43---0-
Colin McCool c †Fullerton b Tayfield6---0-
Ian Johnson not out 26---0-
Ron Saggers not out 4---0-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(117 Ov, RR: 3.51)549/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Jack Moroney), 2-49 (Keith Miller), 3-236 (Neil Harvey), 4-350 (Arthur Morris), 5-449 (Sam Loxton), 6-485 (Colin McCool), 7-545 (Lindsay Hassett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Cuan McCarthy29312103.12---00
Michael Melle23213224.30---00
Hugh Tayfield25110323.09---00
Tufty Mann36415423.20---00
Denis Begbie403817.12---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Eric Rowan  b Johnson40---0-
Jack Nel  b Miller0--00-
Ronald Draper c Johnston b Miller7---0-
Dudley Nourse (c)c McCool b Miller37---0-
Denis Begbie c †Saggers b Noblet1--00-
Paul Winslow lbw b Noblet0--00-
George Fullerton st †Saggers b McCool18---0-
Hugh Tayfield st †Saggers b McCool6---0-
Michael Melle  b Miller1--00-
Tufty Mann  b Noblet41---1-
Cuan McCarthy not out 1--00-
Extras(b 5, nb 1)6
TOTAL(50.1 Ov, RR: 2.36)158
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Jack Nel), 2-19 (Ronald Draper), 3-71 (Eric Rowan), 4-84 (Denis Begbie), 5-84 (Paul Winslow), 6-95 (Dudley Nourse), 7-104 (Hugh Tayfield), 8-113 (Michael Melle), 9-117 (George Fullerton), 10-158 (Tufty Mann)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller1434242.25---00
Bill Johnston301203.00---00
Geff Noblet17.172130.91---00
Ian Johnson1114813.27---00
Colin McCool512924.34---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Eric Rowan c McCool b Miller0--00-
Jack Nel lbw b Johnston5---0-
Ronald Draper  b Johnston3--00-
Dudley Nourse (c) b Johnson55---0-
Denis Begbie  b Johnston5---0-
George Fullerton c †Saggers b Loxton24---0-
Paul Winslow st †Saggers b Johnson11---0-
Hugh Tayfield st †Saggers b McCool7---0-
Tufty Mann lbw b Johnson6---0-
Michael Melle c Harvey b McCool6---0-
Cuan McCarthy not out 4---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 3)6
TOTAL(48.2 Ov, RR: 2.05)132
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Eric Rowan), 2-3 (Ronald Draper), 3-12 (Jack Nel), 4-24 (Denis Begbie), 5-63 (George Fullerton), 6-88 (Paul Winslow), 7-113 (Hugh Tayfield), 8-115 (Dudley Nourse), 9-126 (Tufty Mann), 10-132 (Michael Melle)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Keith Miller802412.25---00
Bill Johnston611031.25---00
Geff Noblet921601.33---00
Ian Johnson712132.25---00
Colin McCool14.224822.52---00
Sam Loxton42711.31---00
MATCH DETAILS
Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Season1949/50
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 322
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Geff Noblet
Geff Noblet
Umpires
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Basil Malan
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Dal Collins
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 03 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 380/4 (Lindsay Hassett 68*, Sam Loxton 9*)
Sat, 04 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 104/7 (George Fullerton 9*, Michael Melle 0*)
Sun, 05 Mar - rest day
Mon, 06 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 132 (48.2 ov) - end of match