result
5th Test, Port Elizabeth, Feb 28 - Mar 4 1958, Australia tour of South Africa
214 & 144
(12.4 ov, target 68)291 & 68/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew c Simpson b Davidson14---0-
Trevor Goddard c Harvey b Meckiff17---0-
Russell Endean c McDonald b Davidson2--00-
John Waite c Harvey b Davidson17---0-
Ken Funston c †Grout b Davidson20---0-
Clive van Ryneveld (c)c Burke b Kline26---0-
Chris Burger lbw b Kline3--00-
Peter Carlstein c & b Kline32---0-
Hugh Tayfield c Burke b Kline66---0-
Peter Heine lbw b Benaud3--00-
Neil Adcock not out 3--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 5, nb 2)11
TOTAL(74.6 Ov, RR: 2.14)214
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Jackie McGlew), 2-30 (Russell Endean), 3-36 (Trevor Goddard), 4-57 (John Waite), 5-86 (Ken Funston), 6-96 (Chris Burger), 7-105 (Clive van Ryneveld), 8-191 (Peter Carlstein), 9-198 (Peter Heine), 10-214 (Hugh Tayfield)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson2064441.65---00
Ian Meckiff1847613.16---00
Richie Benaud1223412.12---00
Ken Mackay1131601.09---00
Lindsay Kline13.633341.80---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald c †Waite b Adcock58-240-0-
Jim Burke c Endean b Adcock8---0-
Neil Harvey lbw b Heine15---0-
Ian Craig (c)c Endean b Tayfield17---0-
Richie Benaud c & b Goddard43---0-
Bob Simpson c Carlstein b Tayfield23---0-
Ken Mackay not out 77---1-
Alan Davidson lbw b Heine4--10-
Wally Grout c Endean b Goddard25---0-
Ian Meckiff c †Waite b Heine8---0-
Lindsay Kline c Goddard b Tayfield0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 4, nb 7)13
TOTAL(107.3 Ov, RR: 2.03)291
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Jim Burke), 2-37 (Neil Harvey), 2-57, 3-124 (Richie Benaud), 4-145 (Colin McDonald), 5-194 (Bob Simpson), 6-199 (Alan Davidson), 7-239 (Wally Grout), 8-265 (Ian Craig), 9-278 (Ian Meckiff), 10-291 (Lindsay Kline)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Heine3036831.70---00
Neil Adcock2418122.53---00
Trevor Goddard2394821.56---00
Hugh Tayfield30.3128132.00---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Russell Endean c Simpson b Davidson23---0-
Trevor Goddard lbw b Benaud33---0-
John Waite  b Davidson0--00-
Ken Funston c Simpson b Davidson4---0-
Hugh Tayfield c †Grout b Davidson2--00-
Clive van Ryneveld (c) b Benaud5---0-
Jackie McGlew  b Benaud20---0-
Chris Burger not out 37---1-
Peter Carlstein lbw b Benaud1--00-
Peter Heine lbw b Benaud15---0-
Neil Adcock  b Davidson0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 2)4
TOTAL(75.1 Ov, RR: 1.43)144
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (Russell Endean), 2-55 (John Waite), 3-63 (Trevor Goddard), 4-63 (Ken Funston), 5-70 (Hugh Tayfield), 6-70 (Clive van Ryneveld), 7-97 (Jackie McGlew), 8-99 (Peter Carlstein), 9-131 (Peter Heine), 10-144 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Alan Davidson26.183851.09---00
Ian Meckiff1682000.93---00
Richie Benaud33148251.86---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 68 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald c Tayfield b Adcock4---0-
Wally Grout not out 35---0-
Neil Harvey c & b Tayfield22---0-
Richie Benaud not out 6---0-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(12.4 Ov, RR: 4.08)68/2
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Colin McDonald), 2-53 (Neil Harvey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Heine301203.00---00
Neil Adcock401813.37---00
Trevor Goddard10806.00---00
Hugh Tayfield412514.68---00
Clive van Ryneveld0.40406.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Season1957/58
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 3-0
Match numberTest no. 451
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Peter Carlstein
Peter Carlstein
Umpires
South Africa Image
Vincent Costello
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Wilhelm Marais
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 28 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 214
Sat, 01 Mar - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 208/6 (Ken Mackay 40*, Wally Grout 2*)
Sun, 02 Mar - rest day
Mon, 03 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 68/4 (Hugh Tayfield 0*, Clive van Ryneveld 5*)
Tue, 04 Mar - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 68/2 (12.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • ID Craig (1) retired hurt on ?* from 57/2 to 239/7