result
4th Test, Johannesburg, Feb 15 - 20 1957, England tour of South Africa
340 & 142
(78 ov, target 232)251 & 214
South Africa won by 17 runs
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tony Pithey c Wardle b Bailey10-3500-
Trevor Goddard  b Bailey67-25160-
John Waite c †Evans b Statham61-19070-
Ken Funston c †Evans b Bailey20-5640-
Roy McLean run out 93-274131-
Chris Duckworth c Wardle b Loader13-8720-
Russell Endean  b Statham13-1710-
Clive van Ryneveld (c)c Cowdrey b Laker36-13220-
Hugh Tayfield c Bailey b Wardle10-2000-
Peter Heine not out 1-1200-
Neil Adcock lbw b Wardle6-410-
Extras(lb 8, nb 1, w 1)10
TOTAL(101.6 Ov, RR: 2.50)340
Fall of wickets: 1-22 (Tony Pithey), 2-134 (John Waite), 3-151 (Trevor Goddard), 4-172 (Ken Funston), 5-238 (Chris Duckworth), 6-251 (Russell Endean), 7-309 (Roy McLean), 8-328 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-333 (Clive van Ryneveld), 10-340 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham2358122.64---00
Peter Loader2337812.54---00
Trevor Bailey2135431.92---00
Johnny Wardle19.646822.58---00
Jim Laker1534912.45---00
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson c Tayfield b Heine11-6900-
Trevor Bailey c †Waite b Adcock13-10210-
Doug Insole run out 47-19230-
Peter May (c) b Adcock61-18971-
Denis Compton c Pithey b Heine42-20540-
Colin Cowdrey c Goddard b Tayfield8-4800-
Godfrey Evans c Endean b Tayfield7-2910-
Johnny Wardle c Goddard b Tayfield16-1312-
Jim Laker lbw b Tayfield17-6700-
Peter Loader c Endean b Goddard13-6210-
Brian Statham not out 12-5010-
Extras(lb 1, nb 3)4
TOTAL(114.2 Ov, RR: 1.64)251
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Peter Richardson), 2-40 (Trevor Bailey), 3-131 (Doug Insole), 4-135 (Peter May), 5-152 (Colin Cowdrey), 6-160 (Godfrey Evans), 7-176 (Johnny Wardle), 8-213 (Jim Laker), 9-227 (Denis Compton), 10-251 (Peter Loader)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Neil Adcock2155221.85---00
Peter Heine2365421.76---00
Trevor Goddard25.2152210.65---00
Hugh Tayfield37157941.60---00
Clive van Ryneveld804003.75---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tony Pithey  b Laker18-14510-
Trevor Goddard c †Evans b Bailey49-19320-
Ken Funston run out 23-6311-
Roy McLean c Cowdrey b Statham0107000.00
Russell Endean c Insole b Bailey2-1500-
Chris Duckworth  b Wardle3-4300-
John Waite c Cowdrey b Statham17-7710-
Clive van Ryneveld (c)c & b Statham12-3810-
Hugh Tayfield not out 12-1620-
Peter Heine c Insole b Wardle0-200-
Neil Adcock run out 1-800-
Extras(b 4, lb 1)5
TOTAL(60 Ov, RR: 1.77)142
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Tony Pithey), 2-91 (Trevor Goddard), 3-94 (Roy McLean), 4-95 (Ken Funston), 5-97 (Russell Endean), 6-104 (Chris Duckworth), 7-129 (Clive van Ryneveld), 8-130 (John Waite), 9-131 (Peter Heine), 10-142 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham1313732.13---00
Peter Loader1333301.90---00
Trevor Bailey1341220.69---00
Johnny Wardle1442921.55---00
Jim Laker712612.78---00
England 2nd INNINGS (target: 232 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Peter Richardson  b Tayfield39-10460-
Trevor Bailey c Endean b Tayfield1-3200-
Doug Insole c Tayfield b Goddard68-17370-
Colin Cowdrey c & b Tayfield55-20041-
Peter May (c)c Endean b Tayfield088000.00
Denis Compton c Goddard b Tayfield1-2300-
Johnny Wardle c †Waite b Tayfield22-3610-
Godfrey Evans  b Tayfield8-2110-
Jim Laker c Duckworth b Tayfield5-1600-
Peter Loader c sub b Tayfield7-2400-
Brian Statham not out 4-900-
Extras(b 1, lb 3)4
TOTAL(78 Ov, RR: 2.05)214
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Trevor Bailey), 2-65 (Peter Richardson), 3-147 (Doug Insole), 4-148 (Peter May), 5-156 (Denis Compton), 6-186 (Johnny Wardle), 7-196 (Godfrey Evans), 8-199 (Colin Cowdrey), 9-208 (Jim Laker), 10-214 (Peter Loader)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Neil Adcock812202.06---00
Peter Heine812101.96---00
Trevor Goddard2555411.62---00
Hugh Tayfield371111392.29---00
MATCH DETAILS
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Season1956/57
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 437
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Chris Duckworth
Chris Duckworth
Umpires
South Africa Image
Basil Malan
South Africa Image
James McMenamin
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 15 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 234/4 (Roy McLean 56*, Chris Duckworth 13*)
Sat, 16 Feb - day 2 - England 1st innings 87/2 (Doug Insole 30*, Peter May 30*)
Sun, 17 Feb - rest day
Mon, 18 Feb - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 0/0 (Tony Pithey 0*, Trevor Goddard 0*)
Tue, 19 Feb - day 4 - England 2nd innings 19/1 (Peter Richardson 11*, Doug Insole 6*)
Wed, 20 Feb - day 5 - England 2nd innings 214 (78 ov) - end of match