result
1st Test, Johannesburg, Dec 24 - 27 1930, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of South Africa
126 & 306
(67.3 ov, target 240)193 & 211
South Africa won by 28 runs
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Siedle  b Voce13-64200.00
Syd Curnow lbw b Tate13-25200.00
Bruce Mitchell c Hammond b Voce6-21000.00
Bob Catterall  b Voce5-20000.00
Ken Viljoen c †Duckworth b Peebles7-18100.00
Xen Balaskas lbw b Peebles7-48000.00
Jock Cameron  b Peebles0-5000.00
Quintin McMillan not out 45-70700.00
Buster Nupen (c) b Peebles0-1000.00
Cyril Vincent c Hammond b Voce2-3000.00
Bob Newson  b Tate10-34100.00
Extras(b 12, lb 5, nb 1)18
TOTAL(52.2 Ov, RR: 2.40, 152 Mts)126
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Syd Curnow), 2-28 (Bruce Mitchell), 3-37 (Jack Siedle), 4-42 (Bob Catterall), 5-51 (Ken Viljoen), 6-53 (Jock Cameron), 7-78 (Xen Balaskas), 8-78 (Buster Nupen), 9-81 (Cyril Vincent), 10-126 (Bob Newson)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Maurice Tate12.242021.62---00
Bill Voce26114541.73---01
Ian Peebles1424343.07---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Wyatt lbw b Nupen8-42000.00
Maurice Leyland c †Cameron b Nupen29-49400.00
Wally Hammond lbw b Nupen49-125500.00
Patsy Hendren c †Cameron b McMillan8-4100.00
Maurice Turnbull st †Cameron b Vincent28-44310.00
Percy Chapman (c)c Newson b Vincent28-32400.00
Jack White c Curnow b Nupen14-39000.00
Maurice Tate c Mitchell b Vincent8-25100.00
Ian Peebles  b Nupen0-8000.00
Bill Voce run out 8-11100.00
George Duckworth not out 0-2000.00
Extras(b 9, lb 3, w 1)13
TOTAL(68.1 Ov, RR: 2.83, 204 Mts)193
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Bob Wyatt), 2-42 (Maurice Leyland), 3-51 (Patsy Hendren), 4-103 (Maurice Turnbull), 5-149 (Percy Chapman), 6-176 (Wally Hammond), 7-179 (Jack White), 8-185 (Ian Peebles), 9-193 (Maurice Tate), 10-193 (Bill Voce)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Newson821101.37---10
Ken Viljoen411002.50---00
Quintin McMillan904715.22---00
Buster Nupen26.116352.40---00
Cyril Vincent2184932.33---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Siedle lbw b Voce35-46700.00
Syd Curnow run out 8-36000.00
Bruce Mitchell c †Duckworth b Hammond72-140700.00
Bob Catterall c Hendren b Hammond54-95510.00
Xen Balaskas lbw b Tate3-26000.00
Ken Viljoen  b Hammond44-99500.00
Jock Cameron c †Duckworth b Voce51-53500.00
Quintin McMillan  b Voce14-16010.00
Buster Nupen (c) b Hammond1-20000.00
Cyril Vincent  b Voce1-10000.00
Bob Newson not out 0-2000.00
Extras(b 16, lb 7)23
TOTAL(95.2 Ov, RR: 3.20, 280 Mts)306
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Syd Curnow), 2-50 (Jack Siedle), 3-172 (Bob Catterall), 4-174 (Bruce Mitchell), 5-182 (Xen Balaskas), 6-263 (Jock Cameron), 7-291 (Quintin McMillan), 8-305 (Buster Nupen), 9-306 (Ken Viljoen), 10-306 (Cyril Vincent)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Maurice Tate1824712.61---00
Bill Voce27.285942.15---00
Ian Peebles704105.85---00
Wally Hammond2556342.52---00
Jack White1635303.31---00
Bob Wyatt2020010.00---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 240 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Wyatt c McMillan b Catterall5-20000.00
Maurice Leyland c & b Catterall15-28100.00
Wally Hammond st †Cameron b Vincent63-140400.00
Patsy Hendren c Mitchell b Nupen3-6000.00
Maurice Turnbull  b Nupen61-75610.00
Percy Chapman (c)c Mitchell b Nupen11-22100.00
Jack White lbw b Nupen2-6000.00
Maurice Tate c Mitchell b Nupen28-50400.00
Bill Voce c Nupen b Vincent0-5000.00
George Duckworth lbw b Nupen4-16000.00
Ian Peebles not out 13-23200.00
Extras(lb 6)6
TOTAL(67.3 Ov, RR: 3.12, 202 Mts)211
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Bob Wyatt), 2-22 (Maurice Leyland), 3-30 (Patsy Hendren), 4-131 (Maurice Turnbull), 5-152 (Percy Chapman), 6-154 (Jack White), 7-164 (Wally Hammond), 8-169 (Bill Voce), 9-195 (Maurice Tate), 10-211 (George Duckworth)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Newson1423002.14---00
Quintin McMillan402506.25---00
Buster Nupen25.338763.41---00
Cyril Vincent1714422.58---00
Bob Catterall501222.40---00
Xen Balaskas20703.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of South Africa
Season1930/31
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 200
Match daysday(4-day match)
Test debut
Bob Newson
Bob Newson
Ken Viljoen
Ken Viljoen
Syd Curnow
Syd Curnow
Xen Balaskas
Xen Balaskas
Umpires
South Africa Image
Geoffrey Treadwell
South Africa Image
WB Ryan
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 24 Dec - day 1 -England 1st innings 167/5 (Wally Hammond 45*, Jack White 8*)
Thu, 25 Dec - rest day
Fri, 26 Dec - day 2 -South Africa 2nd innings 303/7 (Ken Viljoen 43*, Buster Nupen 0*)
Sat, 27 Dec - day 3 -England 2nd innings 211 (67.3 ov) - end of match