result
1st Test, Johannesburg, Dec 23 - 28 1957, Australia tour of South Africa
470/9d & 201
(73 ov, target 304)368 & 162/3
Match drawn
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew (c)c Simpson b Meckiff108--1210.00
Trevor Goddard  b Meckiff90--1010.00
Jack Nel  b Meckiff4---00.00
John Waite c Burge b Benaud115---00.00
Russell Endean lbw b Meckiff50---00.00
Roy McLean  b Meckiff50---00.00
Ken Funston lbw b Mackay12---00.00
Hugh Tayfield  b Davidson18---10.00
Peter Heine  b Mackay7---00.00
Ian Smith not out 2--000.00
Extras(b 8, lb 4, nb 1, w 1)14
TOTAL(130.6 Ov, RR: 3.59)470/9d
Did not bat: Neil Adcock 
Fall of wickets: 1-176 (Trevor Goddard), 2-182 (Jack Nel), 3-237 (Jackie McGlew), 4-341 (Russell Endean), 5-412 (John Waite), 6-436 (Roy McLean), 7-461 (Ken Funston), 8-465 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-470 (Peter Heine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson32411512.69---00
Ian Meckiff31312553.02---00
Ken Mackay20.635421.95---00
Richie Benaud27711513.19---00
Lindsay Kline2064701.76---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald c Tayfield b Smith75-210-10.00
Jim Burke c †Waite b Heine16---00.00
Ken Mackay c †Waite b Heine3--000.00
Ian Craig (c) b Heine14---00.00
Peter Burge c †Waite b Heine0--000.00
Bob Simpson lbw b Tayfield60---00.00
Richie Benaud c Heine b Adcock122--2000.00
Alan Davidson c sub b Heine24---00.00
Wally Grout c Endean b Tayfield21---00.00
Ian Meckiff c Smith b Heine11---00.00
Lindsay Kline not out 6---00.00
Extras(b 4, lb 11, nb 1)16
TOTAL(91.2 Ov, RR: 4.03)368
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Jim Burke), 2-40 (Ken Mackay), 3-56 (Ian Craig), 4-62 (Peter Burge), 5-151 (Colin McDonald), 6-177 (Bob Simpson), 7-244 (Alan Davidson), 8-313 (Wally Grout), 9-355 (Richie Benaud), 10-368 (Ian Meckiff)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Heine14.235863.05---00
Neil Adcock23310613.45---00
Trevor Goddard1655702.67---00
Hugh Tayfield29910122.61---00
Ian Smith923012.50---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew (c)c Simpson b Meckiff6---00.00
Trevor Goddard c †Grout b Davidson5---00.00
Jack Nel c †Grout b Davidson7---00.00
John Waite c †Grout b Burke59---00.00
Roy McLean c †Grout b Davidson0--000.00
Russell Endean c Meckiff b Davidson77---00.00
Ken Funston  b Meckiff27---00.00
Hugh Tayfield c †Grout b Meckiff3--000.00
Peter Heine c †Grout b Davidson2--000.00
Ian Smith not out 1--000.00
Neil Adcock c Simpson b Davidson0--000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 7, nb 1, w 1)14
TOTAL(78.4 Ov, RR: 2.56)201
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Trevor Goddard), 2-19 (Jackie McGlew), 3-19 (Jack Nel), 4-19 (Roy McLean), 5-148 (John Waite), 6-193 (Russell Endean), 7-196 (Hugh Tayfield), 8-199 (Ken Funston), 9-199 (Peter Heine), 10-201 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson17.443461.45---00
Ian Meckiff2635231.50---00
Ken Mackay1112901.97---00
Richie Benaud201505.62---00
Lindsay Kline821801.68---00
Jim Burke1433912.08---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 304 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald st †Waite b Smith25---00.00
Jim Burke retired hurt 10---00.00
Ken Mackay not out 65-225-00.00
Ian Craig (c) b Tayfield17---00.00
Peter Burge  b Tayfield14---00.00
Bob Simpson not out 23-55-00.00
Extras(b 6, lb 2)8
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 2.21)162/3
Fall of wickets: 0-17* (Jim Burke, retired hurt), 1-44 (Colin McDonald), 2-85 (Ian Craig), 3-118 (Peter Burge)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Heine821701.59---00
Neil Adcock301102.75---00
Trevor Goddard1262401.50---00
Hugh Tayfield33127021.59---00
Ian Smith1682511.17---00
Jackie McGlew10705.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Season1957/58
Series result5-match series level 0-0
Match numberTest no. 444
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Bob Simpson
Bob Simpson
Ian Meckiff
Ian Meckiff
Lindsay Kline
Lindsay Kline
Wally Grout
Wally Grout
Umpires
South Africa Image
South Africa Image
James McMenamin
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Mon, 23 Dec - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 222/2 (Jackie McGlew 100*, John Waite 19*, null ov)
Tue, 24 Dec - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 15 (Colin McDonald 10*, Jim Burke 5*, null ov)
Wed, 25 Dec - rest day
Thu, 26 Dec - day 3 -Australia 1st innings 307/7 (Richie Benaud 80*, Wally Grout 21*, null ov)
Fri, 27 Dec - day 4 -South Africa 2nd innings 176/5 (Russell Endean 68*, Ken Funston 18*, null ov)
Sat, 28 Dec - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 162/3 (73 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • JW Burke retired hurt at 17/0