result
3rd Test, Durban, Jan 21 - 25 1928, England tour of South Africa
246 & 464/8d
(42.2 ov, target 281)430 & 132/2
Match drawn
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herbie Taylor  b Wyatt7---0-
Jack Siedle lbw b Staples11---0-
Jock Cameron  b Peebles21---0-
John Nicolson c Astill b Staples39---0-
Bob Catterall  b Staples14---0-
Denys Morkel  b Peebles14---0-
Nummy Deane (c)st †Stanyforth b Wyatt77---1-
Cyril Vincent c Stevens b Peebles2--00-
Buster Nupen lbw b Wyatt51---0-
Arthur Ochse  b Freeman4---0-
George Finlay-Bissett not out 1--00-
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 3)5
TOTAL(104.3 Ov, RR: 2.35)246
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Herbie Taylor), 2-22 (Jack Siedle), 3-55 (Jock Cameron), 4-93 (Bob Catterall), 5-98 (John Nicolson), 6-135 (Denys Morkel), 7-146 (Cyril Vincent), 8-241 (Buster Nupen), 9-242 (Nummy Deane), 10-246 (Arthur Ochse)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wally Hammond1635403.37---00
Bob Wyatt1310430.30---00
Tich Freeman16.334412.66---00
Sam Staples36175031.38---00
Ian Peebles1636934.31---00
Greville Stevens401203.00---00
Ewart Astill31802.66---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Percy Holmes c Catterall b Nupen70---0-
Herbert Sutcliffe  b Vincent25---0-
Ernest Tyldesley c Siedle b Vincent78---0-
Wally Hammond  b Vincent90---1-
Bob Wyatt lbw b Vincent0--00-
Greville Stevens  b Vincent69---0-
Ewart Astill c Ochse b Vincent40---0-
Rony Stanyforth (c)†c Vincent b Nupen0--00-
Sam Staples  b Nupen11---0-
Ian Peebles not out 18---0-
Tich Freeman  b Nupen3--00-
Extras(b 15, lb 9, nb 2)26
TOTAL(139.3 Ov, RR: 3.08)430
Fall of wickets: 1-67 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 2-131 (Percy Holmes), 3-258 (Ernest Tyldesley), 4-260 (Bob Wyatt), 5-303 (Wally Hammond), 6-365 (Ewart Astill), 7-365 (Rony Stanyforth), 8-379 (Sam Staples), 9-421 (Greville Stevens), 10-430 (Tich Freeman)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Finlay-Bissett3048902.96---00
Arthur Ochse1114504.09---00
Cyril Vincent451013162.91---00
Buster Nupen44.399442.11---00
Denys Morkel301705.66---00
John Nicolson20502.50---00
Bob Catterall201507.50---00
Herbie Taylor20804.00---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Herbie Taylor c Astill b Peebles60---0-
Jack Siedle st †Stanyforth b Freeman10---0-
Jock Cameron c †Stanyforth b Freeman9---0-
John Nicolson c Hammond b Astill78---0-
Bob Catterall  b Staples76---1-
Denys Morkel  b Freeman42---0-
Nummy Deane (c)lbw b Astill73---0-
Buster Nupen  b Staples69---1-
Cyril Vincent not out 8---1-
Arthur Ochse not out 4---0-
Extras(b 22, lb 12, nb 1)35
TOTAL(157 Ov, RR: 2.95)464/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-30 (Jack Siedle), 2-50 (Jock Cameron), 3-118 (Herbie Taylor), 4-225 (Bob Catterall), 5-284 (Denys Morkel), 6-307 (John Nicolson), 7-430 (Buster Nupen), 8-454 (Nummy Deane)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Wally Hammond1623702.31---00
Bob Wyatt1563102.06---00
Tich Freeman33312233.69---00
Sam Staples47911122.36---00
Ian Peebles1122912.63---00
Greville Stevens1105805.27---00
Ewart Astill2464121.70---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 281 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Percy Holmes c Catterall b Vincent56---0-
Herbert Sutcliffe c Morkel b Nupen8---0-
Ernest Tyldesley not out 62---0-
Wally Hammond not out 1--00-
Extras(b 5)5
TOTAL(42.2 Ov, RR: 3.11)132/2
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Herbert Sutcliffe), 2-127 (Percy Holmes)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
George Finlay-Bissett1124103.72---00
Cyril Vincent1303112.38---00
Buster Nupen10.222912.80---00
Denys Morkel802603.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Season1927/28
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 170
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Arthur Ochse
Arthur Ochse
Jack Siedle
Jack Siedle
John Nicolson
John Nicolson
Sam Staples
Sam Staples
Umpires
South Africa Image
AG Laver
South Africa Image
C Saunders
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 21 Jan - day 1 - England 1st innings 42/0 (Percy Holmes 23*, Herbert Sutcliffe 17*)
Sun, 22 Jan - rest day
Mon, 23 Jan - day 2 - England 1st innings 381/8 (Greville Stevens 42*, Ian Peebles 0*)
Tue, 24 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 279/4 (John Nicolson 66*, Denys Morkel 39*)
Wed, 25 Jan - day 4 - England 2nd innings 132/2 (42.2 ov) - end of match