result
1st Test, Johannesburg, Dec 23 - 28 1922, England tour of South Africa
148 & 420
(100 ov, target 387)182 & 218
South Africa won by 168 runs
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Catterall c & b Kennedy39---0-
George Hearne  b Jupp28---0-
Herbie Taylor (c)c †Brown b Fender21---0-
Dave Nourse c †Brown b Kennedy14---0-
William Ling  b Kennedy0--00-
William Brann lbw b Kennedy1--00-
Cyril Francois c Fender b Jupp19---0-
Jimmy Blanckenberg lbw b Jupp1--00-
Buster Nupen c Kennedy b Jupp0--00-
Tommy Ward not out 13---0-
Izak Buys run out 0--00-
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 5)12
TOTAL(55.4 Ov, RR: 2.65)148
Fall of wickets: 1-55 (George Hearne), 2-92 (Herbie Taylor), 3-97 (Bob Catterall), 4-97 (William Ling), 5-111 (William Brann), 6-120 (Dave Nourse), 7-121 (Jimmy Blanckenberg), 8-121 (Buster Nupen), 9-145 (Cyril Francois), 10-148 (Izak Buys)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Arthur Gilligan712303.28---00
Alex Kennedy20.453741.79---00
Vallance Jupp2165942.80---00
Percy Fender711712.42---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andy Sandham  b Blanckenberg26---0-
Frank Mann (c)c Francois b Nupen4---0-
Frank Woolley lbw b Francois26---0-
Arthur Carr  b Francois27---0-
Phil Mead  b Blanckenberg1--00-
Percy Fender c Brann b Blanckenberg0--00-
Vallance Jupp c & b Blanckenberg1--00-
Greville Stevens  b Francois11---0-
George Brown  b Blanckenberg22---0-
Alex Kennedy not out 41---0-
Arthur Gilligan  b Blanckenberg18---0-
Extras(b 3, lb 1, w 1)5
TOTAL(56.5 Ov, RR: 3.2)182
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Frank Mann), 2-45 (Andy Sandham), 3-79 (Frank Woolley), 4-84 (Phil Mead), 5-84 (Percy Fender), 6-85 (Vallance Jupp), 7-93 (Arthur Carr), 8-100 (Greville Stevens), 9-152 (George Brown), 10-182 (Arthur Gilligan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Izak Buys712002.85---00
Buster Nupen1735813.41---00
Jimmy Blanckenberg22.557663.32---00
Cyril Francois1012332.29---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bob Catterall c Woolley b Gilligan17---0-
George Hearne c Kennedy b Gilligan27---0-
Herbie Taylor (c)c Gilligan b Kennedy176-310250-
Dave Nourse c Fender b Jupp20---0-
William Ling  b Kennedy38---1-
William Brann c Fender b Gilligan50---0-
Tommy Ward  b Jupp10---0-
Cyril Francois c Mann b Jupp9---0-
Jimmy Blanckenberg  b Kennedy30---1-
Buster Nupen st †Brown b Kennedy23---0-
Izak Buys not out 4---0-
Extras(b 14, lb 1, w 1)16
TOTAL(124.3 Ov, RR: 3.37)420
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Bob Catterall), 2-52 (George Hearne), 3-91 (Dave Nourse), 4-202 (William Ling), 5-300 (William Brann), 6-326 (Tommy Ward), 7-352 (Cyril Francois), 8-380 (Herbie Taylor), 9-393 (Jimmy Blanckenberg), 10-420 (Buster Nupen)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Arthur Gilligan2036933.45---00
Alex Kennedy41.3913243.18---00
Vallance Jupp3178732.80---00
Percy Fender1206405.33---00
Frank Woolley1643302.06---00
Greville Stevens401904.75---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 387 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Andy Sandham lbw b Blanckenberg25---0-
Phil Mead  b Nupen49---0-
Arthur Carr c Taylor b Nupen27---0-
Frank Woolley c Nupen b Francois15---0-
Alex Kennedy c Blanckenberg b Nupen0--00-
Frank Mann (c)not out 28---0-
Percy Fender run out 9---0-
George Brown  b Blanckenberg1--00-
Vallance Jupp st †Ward b Blanckenberg33---0-
Greville Stevens c Nourse b Nupen2--00-
Arthur Gilligan  b Nupen7---0-
Extras(b 14, lb 6, nb 2)22
TOTAL(100 Ov, RR: 2.18)218
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Andy Sandham), 2-99 (Phil Mead), 3-114 (Arthur Carr), 4-114 (Alex Kennedy), 5-124 (Frank Woolley), 6-147 (Percy Fender), 7-161 (George Brown), 8-207 (Vallance Jupp), 9-210 (Greville Stevens), 10-218 (Arthur Gilligan)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Izak Buys1733201.88---00
Buster Nupen30115351.76---00
Jimmy Blanckenberg2435932.45---00
Cyril Francois2995211.79---00
MATCH DETAILS
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Season1922/23
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 148
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Alex Kennedy
Alex Kennedy
Arthur Carr
Arthur Carr
Arthur Gilligan
Arthur Gilligan
Bob Catterall
Bob Catterall
Cyril Francois
Cyril Francois
Frank Mann
Frank Mann
George Hearne
George Hearne
Greville Stevens
Greville Stevens
Izak Buys
Izak Buys
William Brann
William Brann
Umpires
South Africa Image
AG Laver
South Africa Image
FW Grey
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 23 Dec - day 1 - England 1st innings 132/8 (George Brown 13*, Alex Kennedy 19*)
Sun, 24 Dec - rest day
Mon, 25 Dec - rest day
Tue, 26 Dec - day 2 - South Africa 2nd innings 270/4 (Herbie Taylor 121*, William Brann 35*)
Wed, 27 Dec - day 3 - England 2nd innings 123/4 (Frank Woolley 15*, Frank Mann 0*)
Thu, 28 Dec - day 4 - England 2nd innings 218 (100 ov) - end of match