result
4th Test, Cape Town, Jan 13 - 16 1961, England Women tour of South Africa
223 & 236/4d
(target 194)266/8d & 126/4
Match drawn
England Women 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Polly Marshall c McNaughton b Lang56-19320-
Helen Sharpe (c) b van Mentz4-3400-
Ruth Westbrook  b Gove87-16770-
Alison Ratcliffe  b Payne32-8220-
Rachael Heyhoe-Flint c McNaughton b Payne18-3120-
Anne Sanders  b Ward1-3700-
Margaret Rutherford  b Ward0-500-
Sheila Plant  b Ward6-3400-
Mollie Hunt  b Ward0-400-
Ann Jago  b Ward6-2400-
Esme Irwin not out 2-900-
Extras(b 10, lb 1)11
TOTAL(108.3 Ov, RR: 2.05)223
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Helen Sharpe), 2-134 (Polly Marshall), 3-166 (Ruth Westbrook), 4-189 (Alison Ratcliffe), 5-192 (Anne Sanders), 6-196 (Margaret Rutherford), 7-210 (Rachael Heyhoe-Flint), 8-211 (Mollie Hunt), 9-218 (Sheila Plant), 10-223 (Ann Jago, 108.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lorna Ward14.321851.24---00
Beverly Lang30123111.03---00
Yvonne van Mentz1543212.13---00
Jean McNaughton832703.37---00
Jennifer Gove1323412.61---00
Audrey Jackson711702.42---00
Maureen Payne1423122.21---00
Sheila Nefdt712203.14---00
South Africa Women 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Beverly Lang c Ratcliffe b Rutherford28-7030-
Pamela Hollett lbw b Rutherford4-3010-
Jennifer Gove  b Sanders34-14630-
Sheila Nefdt (c)c & b Sanders0-2000-
Eileen Hurly  b Ratcliffe15-3210-
Yvonne van Mentz not out 105-22870-
Lorna Ward st †Westbrook b Jago5-2200-
Audrey Jackson lbw b Plant24-9620-
Jean McNaughton run out (†Westbrook)28-3230-
Dulcie Wood not out 3-1200-
Extras(b 12, lb 2, nb 1, w 5)20
TOTAL(137 Ov, RR: 1.94)266/8d
Did not bat: Maureen Payne 
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Pamela Hollett), 2-49 (Beverly Lang), 3-49 (Sheila Nefdt), 4-77 (Eileen Hurly), 5-120 (Jennifer Gove), 6-129 (Lorna Ward), 7-203 (Audrey Jackson), 8-252 (Jean McNaughton)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Esme Irwin32106101.90---10
Margaret Rutherford27115121.88---11
Polly Marshall17121600.94---00
Anne Sanders31123821.22---00
Sheila Plant1022812.80---00
Alison Ratcliffe1023513.50---10
Ann Jago1021711.70---00
England Women 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Polly Marshall c & b Gove63-15220-
Helen Sharpe (c)lbw b Jackson70-15660-
Ruth Westbrook not out 42-8610-
Alison Ratcliffe c Lang b Gove4-2600-
Rachael Heyhoe-Flint c Lang b Gove0-100-
Anne Sanders not out 29-5320-
Extras(b 22, lb 6)28
TOTAL(88 Ov, RR: 2.68, 240 Mts)236/4d
Fall of wickets: 1-147 (Polly Marshall), 2-147 (Helen Sharpe), 3-172 (Alison Ratcliffe), 4-172 (Rachael Heyhoe-Flint)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Lorna Ward1854402.44---00
Audrey Jackson621312.16---00
Maureen Payne1534402.93---00
Beverly Lang1662601.62---00
Jennifer Gove2255732.59---00
Yvonne van Mentz611702.83---00
Jean McNaughton51701.40---00
South Africa Women 2nd INNINGS (target: 194 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Beverly Lang c Sanders b Ratcliffe58-7270-
Sheila Nefdt (c)c & b Sanders11-3400-
Jennifer Gove  b Ratcliffe21-3230-
Eileen Hurly c Jago b Ratcliffe12-1900-
Yvonne van Mentz not out 21-1720-
Jean McNaughton not out 1-200-
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(37 Ov, RR: 3.40, 90 Mts)126/4
Fall of wickets: 1-34 (Sheila Nefdt), 2-82 (Jennifer Gove), 3-91 (Beverly Lang), 4-119 (Eileen Hurly)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Esme Irwin601803.00---00
Anne Sanders1232211.83---00
Mollie Hunt1305103.92---00
Alison Ratcliffe603335.50---00
MATCH DETAILS
Newlands, Cape Town
TossEngland Women, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland Women tour of South Africa
Season1960/61
Series resultEngland Women won the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 28
Match daysday (3-day match)
WTEST debut
Dulcie Wood
Dulcie Wood
Umpires
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Dal Collins
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Neville Howell
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 13 Jan - day 1 - SA Women 1st innings 10/0 (Beverly Lang 9*, Pamela Hollett 0*)
Sat, 14 Jan - day 2 - SA Women 1st innings 266/8 (Yvonne van Mentz 105*, Dulcie Wood 3*)
Sun, 15 Jan - rest day
Mon, 16 Jan - day 3 - SA Women 2nd innings 126/4 (37 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • Scorers: Hunt and Kath Smith
  • England Women 1st innings:
  • Marshall 50 in 135 mins 2x4
  • Westbrook 50 in 100 mins 4x4
  • South Africa Women 1st innings:
  • van Mentz 50 in 138 mins 4x4; 100 in 220 mins 7x4
  • England Women 2nd innings:
  • Marshall 50 in 118 mins 1x4
  • Sharpe 50 in 111 mins 4x4
  • South Africa Women 2nd innings:
  • Lang 50 in 65 mins 6x4