result
3rd Test, Durban, Dec 31 1960 - Jan 3 1961, England Women tour of South Africa
(target 49)269/8d & 49/2
ENG Women won by 8 wickets
South Africa Women 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Beverly Lang c Rutherford b Sanders22-7320-
Joy Irwin c Rutherford b Ratcliffe20-11010-
Pamela Hollett st †Westbrook b Ratcliffe6-3400-
Sheila Nefdt (c)c Sharpe b Sanders25-8000-
Eileen Hurly lbw b Marshall29-5810-
Barbara Cairncross c Ratcliffe b Sanders0-700-
Yvonne van Mentz run out (Sharpe)3-1800-
Jennifer Gove not out 18-7100-
Lorna Ward c & b Ratcliffe1-2700-
Jean McNaughton c Sanders b Ratcliffe15-1300-
Patricia Klesser c & b Sanders4-2000-
Extras(b 3, w 5)8
TOTAL(102.4 Ov, RR: 1.47)151
Fall of wickets: 1-38 (Beverly Lang), 2-50 (Pamela Hollett), 3-51 (Joy Irwin), 4-106 (Eileen Hurly), 5-107 (Barbara Cairncross), 6-110 (Sheila Nefdt), 7-113 (Yvonne van Mentz), 8-119 (Lorna Ward), 9-138 (Jean McNaughton), 10-151 (Patricia Klesser, 102.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Esme Irwin22161200.54---00
Ann Jago1972701.42---00
Anne Sanders27.494141.48---10
Polly Marshall16101010.62---10
Alison Ratcliffe1645043.12---30
Sheila Plant20301.50---00
England Women 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Polly Marshall run out (Cairncross)47-10220-
Helen Sharpe (c)c Lang b McNaughton126-22570-
Ruth Westbrook c Gove b McNaughton15-4700-
Alison Ratcliffe c Gove b McNaughton36-10610-
Rachael Heyhoe-Flint  b McNaughton2-800-
Margaret Rutherford c Gove b McNaughton3-500-
Anne Sanders c Ward b Gove14-2100-
Sheila Plant c Lang b McNaughton0-100-
Ann Jago not out 1-200-
Extras(b 14, lb 7, nb 3, w 1)25
TOTAL(95.5 Ov, RR: 2.80)269/8d
Fall of wickets: 1-101 (Polly Marshall), 2-153 (Ruth Westbrook), 3-232 (Helen Sharpe), 4-240 (Rachael Heyhoe-Flint), 5-244 (Margaret Rutherford), 6-268 (Alison Ratcliffe), 7-268 (Sheila Plant), 8-269 (Anne Sanders, 95.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lorna Ward2647402.84---12
Beverly Lang1031301.30---01
Yvonne van Mentz912903.22---00
Jennifer Gove25.557012.70---00
Sheila Nefdt301304.33---00
Jean McNaughton1933962.05---00
Joy Irwin30602.00---00
South Africa Women 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Beverly Lang c Pont b Rutherford6-2800-
Joy Irwin c †Westbrook b Sanders2-4500-
Pamela Hollett lbw b Rutherford0-400-
Sheila Nefdt (c)run out (Sanders)68-20730-
Eileen Hurly c Sanders b Ratcliffe11-3600-
Barbara Cairncross  b Irwin20-13100-
Yvonne van Mentz c †Westbrook b Irwin3-1300-
Jennifer Gove  b Sanders17-7900-
Lorna Ward c Rutherford b Sanders6-5000-
Jean McNaughton  b Marshall1-1200-
Patricia Klesser not out 0-200-
Extras(b 19, lb 8, nb 4, w 1)32
TOTAL(127.3 Ov, RR: 1.30)166
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Beverly Lang), 2-10 (Pamela Hollett), 3-14 (Joy Irwin), 4-35 (Eileen Hurly), 5-118 (Barbara Cairncross), 6-128 (Yvonne van Mentz), 7-134 (Sheila Nefdt), 8-155 (Lorna Ward), 9-166 (Jean McNaughton), 10-166 (Jennifer Gove, 127.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Esme Irwin27143221.18---10
Anne Sanders28.3152830.98---00
Margaret Rutherford27191320.48---04
Alison Ratcliffe1323112.38---00
Ann Jago1681500.93---00
Sheila Plant22000.00---00
Polly Marshall72610.85---00
Rachael Heyhoe-Flint72901.28---00
England Women 2nd INNINGS (target: 49 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Polly Marshall c †Klesser b Gove15-3020-
Helen Sharpe (c) b Gove2-1700-
Ruth Westbrook not out 22-3000-
Alison Ratcliffe not out 8-1700-
Extras(b 2)2
TOTAL(19 Ov, RR: 2.57)49/2
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Helen Sharpe), 2-26 (Polly Marshall)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Beverly Lang21100.50---00
Jean McNaughton511503.00---00
Jennifer Gove802222.75---00
Pamela Hollett41902.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossSouth Africa Women, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland Women tour of South Africa
Season1960/61
Series resultEngland Women led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberWTEST no. 27
Match daysday (3-day match)
WTEST debut
Ann Jago
Ann Jago
Patricia Klesser
Patricia Klesser
Umpires
South Africa Image
James Draper
South Africa Image
P A'Bear
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 31 Dec - day 1 - ENG Women 1st innings 69/0 (Polly Marshall 32*, Helen Sharpe 28*)
Sun, 01 Jan - rest day
Mon, 02 Jan - day 2 - SA Women 2nd innings 60/4 (Sheila Nefdt 25*, Barbara Cairncross 4*)
Tue, 03 Jan - day 3 - ENG Women 2nd innings 49/2 (19 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Scorers: M North and JG Draper
  • England Women 1st innings
  • HM Sharpe 50 in 117 mins, 1x4
  • HM Sharpe 100 in 204 mins, 3x4
  • South Africa Women 2nd innings
  • SM Nefdt 50 in 165 mins, 1x4