result
5th Test, Port Elizabeth, Feb 5 - 9 1954, New Zealand tour of South Africa
226 & 222
(47.3 ov, target 212)237 & 215/5
South Africa won by 5 wickets
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Frank Mooney c Tayfield b Murray24---00.00
Murray Chapple c †Waite b Watkins18---00.00
Matt Poore c †Waite b Adcock41-150-00.00
Bert Sutcliffe (c)c †Waite b Watkins38-142-00.00
John Reid  b Adcock19---00.00
Lawrie Miller c Endean b Adcock0--000.00
John Beck  b Adcock48-87700.00
Eric Dempster c & b Watkins16-18-00.00
Tony MacGibbon  b Watkins7---00.00
Bob Blair c Murray b Tayfield8---00.00
Bill Bell not out 0--000.00
Extras(lb 1, nb 5, w 1)7
TOTAL(92.3 Ov, RR: 2.44)226
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Murray Chapple), 2-64 (Frank Mooney), 3-99 (Matt Poore), 4-141 (John Reid), 5-146 (Lawrie Miller), 6-146 (Bert Sutcliffe), 7-176 (Eric Dempster), 8-188 (Tony MacGibbon), 9-226 (John Beck), 10-226 (Bob Blair)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Neil Adcock1918643.39---00
John Watkins1663441.59---00
Hugh Tayfield29.3153510.89---00
Clive van Ryneveld711501.60---00
Anton Murray2144911.75---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew  b Bell27---00.00
Dick Westcott lbw b Reid29-129-00.00
Jack Cheetham (c)c Sutcliffe b MacGibbon42-149-00.00
Ken Funston lbw b Reid10---00.00
Russell Endean c Reid b MacGibbon32---10.00
John Watkins  b Reid13---00.00
Clive van Ryneveld lbw b Blair40-94-00.00
John Waite not out 20---00.00
Hugh Tayfield c Sutcliffe b Blair2--000.00
Anton Murray lbw b Reid7---00.00
Neil Adcock  b MacGibbon5---00.00
Extras(b 3, lb 1, nb 6)10
TOTAL(98.1 Ov, RR: 2.41)237
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (Jackie McGlew), 2-69 (Dick Westcott), 3-89 (Ken Funston), 4-140 (Jack Cheetham), 5-146 (Russell Endean), 6-173 (John Watkins), 7-207 (Clive van Ryneveld), 8-209 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-224 (Anton Murray), 10-237 (Neil Adcock)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Blair1643921.82---00
Tony MacGibbon22.125531.86---00
John Reid32165141.19---00
Bill Bell2868212.19---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Frank Mooney c van Ryneveld b Adcock9---00.00
Murray Chapple lbw b Murray8---00.00
Matt Poore c †Waite b van Ryneveld18---00.00
Bert Sutcliffe (c)c & b van Ryneveld52-124420.00
John Reid run out 73-135800.00
John Beck  b Tayfield12---00.00
Eric Dempster st †Waite b van Ryneveld1--000.00
Tony MacGibbon c Adcock b Watkins14---00.00
Lawrie Miller c †Waite b Adcock2--000.00
Bob Blair st †Waite b van Ryneveld8---00.00
Bill Bell not out 21-34-00.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 1)4
TOTAL(87.6 Ov, RR: 2.52)222
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Frank Mooney), 2-17 (Murray Chapple), 3-77 (Matt Poore), 4-122 (Bert Sutcliffe), 5-161 (John Beck), 6-166 (Eric Dempster), 7-181 (John Reid), 8-189 (Lawrie Miller), 9-193 (Tony MacGibbon), 10-222 (Bob Blair)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Neil Adcock1914521.77---00
John Watkins1462111.12---00
Hugh Tayfield1755112.25---00
Clive van Ryneveld20.616742.42---00
Anton Murray1773411.50---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 212 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew run out 38---00.00
Dick Westcott  b MacGibbon11-54-00.00
Ken Funston c †Mooney b MacGibbon0--000.00
Russell Endean c & b Bell87-941400.00
John Watkins  b Reid45-79-00.00
Clive van Ryneveld not out 10---00.00
Jack Cheetham (c)not out 13---00.00
Extras(b 5, lb 4, nb 2)11
TOTAL(47.3 Ov, RR: 4.53)215/5
Fall of wickets: 1-44 (Dick Westcott), 2-46 (Ken Funston), 3-81 (Jackie McGlew), 4-188 (John Watkins), 5-198 (Russell Endean)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bob Blair701501.60---00
Tony MacGibbon1004423.30---00
John Reid1526413.20---00
Bill Bell9.305414.32---00
Eric Dempster502704.05---00
Frank Mooney11000.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Season1953/54
Series resultSouth Africa won the 5-match series 4-0
Match numberTest no. 382
Match daysday(4-day match)
Umpires
South Africa Image
Dal Collins
South Africa Image
Frederick Payne
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 05 Feb - day 1 -New Zealand 1st innings 218/8 (John Beck 42*, Bob Blair 6*)
Sat, 06 Feb - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 194/6 (Clive van Ryneveld 30*, John Waite 6*)
Sun, 07 Feb - rest day
Mon, 08 Feb - day 3 -New Zealand 2nd innings 141/4 (John Reid 42*, John Beck 10*)
Tue, 09 Feb - day 4 -South Africa 2nd innings 215/5 (47.3 ov) - end of match