result
1st Test, Johannesburg, Dec 24 - 27 1927, England tour of South Africa
196 & 170
(21 ov, target 54)313 & 57/0
England won by 10 wickets
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herbie Taylor c & b Stevens31---00.00
Jacobus Duminy  b Geary0--000.00
Mick Commaille lbw b Stevens23---00.00
Bob Catterall c & b Geary86-130-00.00
Nummy Deane (c) b Geary7---00.00
Denys Morkel lbw b Geary2--000.00
Shunter Coen  b Geary7---00.00
Jock Cameron lbw b Stevens20---00.00
Buster Nupen  b Geary6---00.00
Cyril Vincent not out 2--000.00
Henry Promnitz  b Geary4---00.00
Extras(lb 6, nb 2)8
TOTAL(78.3 Ov, RR: 2.49)196
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Jacobus Duminy), 2-53 (Herbie Taylor), 3-58 (Mick Commaille), 4-89 (Nummy Deane), 5-93 (Denys Morkel), 6-120 (Shunter Coen), 7-170 (Jock Cameron), 8-185 (Buster Nupen), 9-190 (Bob Catterall), 10-196 (Henry Promnitz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Geary27.377072.54---00
Wally Hammond822102.62---00
Greville Stevens1935833.05---00
Ian Peebles1252201.83---00
Bob Wyatt41601.50---00
Ewart Astill841101.37---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Percy Holmes lbw b Morkel0--000.00
Herbert Sutcliffe c Vincent b Promnitz102---00.00
Ernest Tyldesley lbw b Duminy122---00.00
Wally Hammond c Promnitz b Vincent51---10.00
Bob Wyatt lbw b Promnitz0--000.00
Greville Stevens c Nupen b Promnitz0--000.00
Geoffrey Legge c & b Nupen0--000.00
Ewart Astill c †Cameron b Promnitz7---00.00
Rony Stanyforth (c)†c †Cameron b Promnitz1--000.00
George Geary lbw b Vincent3--000.00
Ian Peebles not out 2--000.00
Extras(b 11, lb 10, nb 3, w 1)25
TOTAL(137.3 Ov, RR: 2.27)313
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Percy Holmes), 2-230 (Ernest Tyldesley), 3-252 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 4-252 (Bob Wyatt), 5-254 (Greville Stevens), 6-263 (Geoffrey Legge), 7-280 (Ewart Astill), 8-292 (Rony Stanyforth), 9-308 (George Geary), 10-313 (Wally Hammond)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Denys Morkel1433812.71---00
Buster Nupen491211112.26---00
Cyril Vincent31.355721.80---00
Henry Promnitz37145851.56---00
Shunter Coen20703.50---00
Jacobus Duminy401714.25---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mick Commaille c †Stanyforth b Geary4---00.00
Jacobus Duminy  b Hammond4---00.00
Herbie Taylor  b Hammond3--000.00
Bob Catterall  b Hammond1--000.00
Nummy Deane (c) b Geary5---00.00
Jock Cameron lbw b Geary5---00.00
Denys Morkel lbw b Geary29---00.00
Buster Nupen  b Geary1--000.00
Cyril Vincent lbw b Hammond53---00.00
Shunter Coen not out 41---00.00
Henry Promnitz  b Hammond5---00.00
Extras(b 5, lb 13, nb 1)19
TOTAL(69.2 Ov, RR: 2.45)170
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Jacobus Duminy), 2-10 (Mick Commaille), 3-11 (Bob Catterall), 4-20 (Herbie Taylor), 5-20 (Nummy Deane), 6-26 (Jock Cameron), 7-38 (Buster Nupen), 8-78 (Denys Morkel), 9-158 (Cyril Vincent), 10-170 (Henry Promnitz)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Geary2796052.22---00
Wally Hammond21.293651.68---00
Greville Stevens831301.62---00
Ian Peebles712503.57---00
Ewart Astill601702.83---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 54 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Percy Holmes not out 15---00.00
Herbert Sutcliffe not out 41---00.00
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(21 Ov, RR: 2.71)57
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Buster Nupen1112902.63---00
Henry Promnitz611402.33---00
Jacobus Duminy401303.25---00
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 24 Dec - day 1 -England 1st innings 9/1 (Herbert Sutcliffe 9*, Ernest Tyldesley 0*, null ov)
Sun, 25 Dec - rest day
Mon, 26 Dec - day 2 -South Africa 2nd innings 8/0 (Mick Commaille 4*, Jacobus Duminy 4*, null ov)
Tue, 27 Dec - day 3 -England 2nd innings 57/0 (21 ov) - end of match