result
5th Test, Durban, Feb 21 - 25 1931, England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of South Africa
252 & 219/7d
(14.1 ov, target 242)230 & 72/4
Match drawn
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Siedle c & b White57-21210-
Bruce Mitchell  b Hammond73-20340-
Jim Christy  b Peebles16-3410-
Herbie Taylor c & b Peebles16-3420-
Ken Viljoen c Hammond b Tate16-6900-
Jock Cameron (c)† b Voce4-610-
Eric Dalton c †Farrimond b Hammond31-7410-
Quintin McMillan not out 29-6430-
Cyril Vincent c Chapman b Peebles6-3000-
Sandy Bell  b Voce0-700-
John Cochran  b Peebles4-310-
Extras0
TOTAL(130.4 Ov, RR: 1.92, 352 Mts)252
Fall of wickets: 1-127 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-131 (Jack Siedle), 3-157 (Herbie Taylor), 4-163 (Jim Christy), 5-168 (Jock Cameron), 6-203 (Ken Viljoen), 7-221 (Eric Dalton), 8-242 (Cyril Vincent), 9-243 (Sandy Bell), 10-252 (John Cochran)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Maurice Tate2263511.59---00
Wally Hammond1963621.89---00
Bill Voce27105121.88---00
Ian Peebles27.436742.42---00
Jack White3596311.80---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Wyatt c †Cameron b Bell24-9010-
Wally Hammond c Mitchell b Vincent29-8700-
Maurice Leyland lbw b Bell8-3800-
Patsy Hendren c McMillan b Vincent30-5621-
Maurice Turnbull  b McMillan6-2800-
Bill Farrimond c Taylor b Vincent35-8720-
Percy Chapman (c)c McMillan b Vincent24-2020-
Maurice Tate  b Vincent50-9750-
Bill Voce c Bell b McMillan0-700-
Jack White c & b Vincent10-4610-
Ian Peebles not out 2-1500-
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 3)12
TOTAL(101.2 Ov, RR: 2.26, 287 Mts)230
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Wally Hammond), 2-56 (Bob Wyatt), 3-87 (Maurice Leyland), 4-101 (Patsy Hendren), 5-101 (Maurice Turnbull), 6-126 (Percy Chapman), 7-188 (Bill Farrimond), 8-188 (Bill Voce), 9-223 (Maurice Tate), 10-230 (Jack White)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sandy Bell3046322.10---00
John Cochran2354702.04---00
Cyril Vincent31.295161.62---00
Quintin McMillan1735723.35---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jack Siedle c Chapman b White30-8800-
Bruce Mitchell c Hammond b Voce21-6310-
Jim Christy st †Farrimond b Peebles37-8221-
Herbie Taylor lbw b Peebles14-3900-
Ken Viljoen c Chapman b Voce18-5620-
Eric Dalton st †Farrimond b Peebles11-1820-
Jock Cameron (c)†not out 41-6230-
Quintin McMillan c Chapman b Wyatt28-6511-
Cyril Vincent not out 5-810-
Extras(b 8, lb 3, nb 3)14
TOTAL(82 Ov, RR: 2.67, 237 Mts)219/7d
Fall of wickets: 1-43 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-64 (Jack Siedle), 3-91 (Herbie Taylor), 4-110 (Jim Christy), 5-126 (Eric Dalton), 6-143 (Ken Viljoen), 7-208 (Quintin McMillan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Maurice Tate921701.88---00
Wally Hammond502805.60---00
Bill Voce2214622.09---00
Ian Peebles2547132.84---00
Jack White1763712.17---00
Bob Wyatt42611.50---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 242 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Wyatt c Mitchell b Christy1-400-
Wally Hammond c Vincent b Bell28-1941-
Bill Farrimond c †Cameron b Taylor9-2020-
Maurice Turnbull c & b Siedle7-2500-
Maurice Tate not out 24-1903-
Extras(b 2, lb 1)3
TOTAL(14.1 Ov, RR: 5.08, 47 Mts)72/4
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Bob Wyatt), 2-31 (Wally Hammond), 3-40 (Bill Farrimond), 4-72 (Maurice Turnbull)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sandy Bell301414.66---00
Jim Christy411714.25---00
Herbie Taylor301314.33---00
Jack Siedle3.11712.21---00
Bruce Mitchell1018018.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossEngland, elected to field first
SeriesEngland [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of South Africa
Season1930/31
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 207
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
John Cochran
John Cochran
Umpires
South Africa Image
Albert King
South Africa Image
JC Collings
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 21 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 32/0 (Jack Siedle 23*, Bruce Mitchell 9*)
Sun, 22 Feb - rest day
Mon, 23 Feb - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 252
Tue, 24 Feb - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 3/0 (Jack Siedle 0*, Bruce Mitchell 2*)
Wed, 25 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 72/4 (14.1 ov) - end of match