result
3rd Test, Durban, Jan 20 - 24 1939, England tour of South Africa
469/4d
(114.2 ov)(f/o) 103 & 353
England won by an innings and 13 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Leonard Hutton lbw b Gordon31-40-00.00
Paul Gibb c †Wade b Davies38-144200.00
Eddie Paynter c Melville b Langton243-3342400.00
Wally Hammond (c)c Mitchell b Gordon120-1781600.00
Les Ames not out 27-50-00.00
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 1)10
TOTAL(88.5 Ov, RR: 5.29)469/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Leonard Hutton), 2-153 (Paul Gibb), 3-395 (Wally Hammond), 4-469 (Eddie Paynter)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Eric Davies15010615.30---00
Chud Langton23.5010713.40---00
Norman Gordon29012723.28---00
Bruce Mitchell804504.22---00
Eric Dalton1307404.27---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Mitchell c †Ames b Edrich30-80-00.00
Pieter van der Bijl run out 28---00.00
Eric Rowan lbw b Wright4---00.00
Dudley Nourse c Hammond b Farnes0--000.00
Ken Viljoen c Hammond b Wright2-40000.00
Eric Dalton  b Wilkinson12---00.00
Billy Wade c Hammond b Farnes14---00.00
Alan Melville (c)not out 5---00.00
Chud Langton c Hutton b Farnes011000.00
Norman Gordon  b Farnes1--000.00
Eric Davies lbw b Wilkinson2--000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 3, w 1)5
TOTAL(45.5 Ov, RR: 2.25)103
Fall of wickets: 1-60 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-61 (Pieter van der Bijl), 3-65 (Dudley Nourse), 4-65 (Eric Rowan), 5-79 (Eric Dalton), 6-87 (Ken Viljoen), 7-98 (Billy Wade), 8-98 (Chud Langton), 9-100 (Norman Gordon), 10-103 (Eric Davies)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ken Farnes1312941.67---00
Wally Hammond21200.75---00
Doug Wright1213722.31---00
Hedley Verity84900.84---00
Bill Edrich40911.69---00
Len Wilkinson6.521221.36---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Mitchell c †Ames b Farnes109-1901400.00
Pieter van der Bijl  b Verity13---00.00
Eric Rowan c †Ames b Hammond67-208000.00
Dudley Nourse c †Ames b Edrich27---00.00
Ken Viljoen c Hammond b Farnes61-105900.00
Alan Melville (c) b Wilkinson10-44-00.00
Eric Dalton c Hammond b Verity8---00.00
Billy Wade lbw b Farnes28---00.00
Chud Langton  b Wilkinson12---00.00
Norman Gordon c Edrich b Verity0--000.00
Eric Davies not out 2--000.00
Extras(b 7, lb 9)16
TOTAL(114.2 Ov, RR: 3.08)353
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Pieter van der Bijl), 2-165 (Bruce Mitchell), 3-223 (Eric Rowan), 4-247 (Dudley Nourse), 5-282 (Alan Melville), 6-306 (Ken Viljoen), 7-308 (Eric Dalton), 8-345 (Chud Langton), 9-346 (Norman Gordon), 10-353 (Billy Wade)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ken Farnes28.288032.12---00
Wally Hammond301112.75---00
Doug Wright1525602.80---00
Hedley Verity35107131.52---00
Bill Edrich721611.71---00
Len Wilkinson26410322.97---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Season1938/39
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 269
Match daysday match (4-day match)
Umpires
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George Sickler
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Richard Ashman
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 20 Jan - day 1 -England 1st innings 373/2 (Eddie Paynter 197*, Wally Hammond 99*, null ov)
Sat, 21 Jan - day 2 -South Africa 2nd innings 73/1 (Bruce Mitchell 53*, Eric Rowan 7*, null ov)
Sun, 22 Jan - rest day
Mon, 23 Jan - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 353/10 (114.2 ov) - end of match