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
BATTING 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
BATTING 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
BATTING 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)
BATTING 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
A Birkett
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 15/0 (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