4th Test, Johannesburg, Feb 2 - 5 1962, New Zealand tour of South Africa
(88.2 ov)164 & 249
South Africa won by an innings and 51 runs
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
Noel McGregor c †Waite b Lance21---0-
Graham Dowling lbw b Lawrence14---0-
Paul Barton  b Adcock22---0-
John Reid (c)c Bland b Lawrence60-84100-
Zin Harris c Lawrence b Adcock4---0-
Murray Chapple c Lawrence b Lance11---0-
Artie Dick  b Lawrence16---0-
Gary Bartlett c †Waite b Lawrence01-000.00
Jack Alabaster c Bromfield b Lance2--00-
Dick Motz not out 10---0-
Frank Cameron lbw b Lawrence2--00-
Extras(lb 1, nb 1)2
TOTAL(53.1 Ov, RR: 3.08)164
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Graham Dowling), 2-40 (Noel McGregor), 3-76 (Paul Barton), 4-94 (Zin Harris), 5-130 (John Reid), 6-150 (Murray Chapple), 7-150 (Artie Dick), 8-150 (Gary Bartlett), 9-157 (Jack Alabaster), 10-164 (Frank Cameron)
Peter Heine1224503.75---00
Neil Adcock1042322.29---00
Goofy Lawrence16.135253.21---00
Tiger Lance1363032.30---00
Harry Bromfield201206.00---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
Jackie McGlew (c)run out 120-302101-
Eddie Barlow c †Dick b Reid67-150-2-
John Waite c †Dick b Alabaster9-65-0-
Roy McLean lbw b Motz78-86150-
Buster Farrer c Bartlett b Alabaster40-6780-
Colin Bland lbw b Reid28---0-
Tiger Lance c †Dick b Reid7---0-
Goofy Lawrence c Harris b Motz39-5560-
Peter Heine c †Dick b Alabaster31--33-
Neil Adcock  b Motz17---0-
Harry Bromfield not out 4---0-
Extras(b 1, lb 11, nb 7, w 5)24
TOTAL(124.2 Ov, RR: 3.73)464
Fall of wickets: 1-134 (Eddie Barlow), 2-170 (John Waite), 3-282 (Jackie McGlew), 4-282 (Roy McLean), 5-351 (Colin Bland), 6-363 (Tiger Lance), 7-367 (Buster Farrer), 8-422 (Peter Heine), 9-445 (Neil Adcock), 10-464 (Goofy Lawrence)
Dick Motz26.228633.26---00
Frank Cameron3068402.80---00
Gary Bartlett1815703.16---00
Jack Alabaster31414334.61---00
John Reid1635533.43---00
Murray Chapple301505.00---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
Noel McGregor c McLean b Heine0--00-
Graham Dowling  b Adcock0--00-
Zin Harris  b Adcock46-9470-
Murray Chapple lbw b Lawrence9---0-
John Reid (c)c McGlew b Heine142-259212-
Artie Dick c McLean b Lawrence1--00-
Paul Barton c †Waite b Lance9---0-
Gary Bartlett c †Waite b Lawrence33-15560-
Jack Alabaster c †Waite b Lawrence3--00-
Dick Motz lbw b Adcock0--00-
Frank Cameron not out 0--00-
Extras(lb 2, nb 4)6
TOTAL(88.2 Ov, RR: 2.81)249
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Noel McGregor), 2-23 (Graham Dowling), 3-38 (Murray Chapple), 4-70 (Zin Harris), 5-84 (Artie Dick), 6-138 (Paul Barton), 7-222 (John Reid), 8-244 (Jack Alabaster), 9-245 (Dick Motz), 10-249 (Gary Bartlett)
Peter Heine2457823.25---00
Neil Adcock24124031.66---00
Goofy Lawrence22.2105742.55---00
Tiger Lance1305013.84---00
Harry Bromfield521803.60---00
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesNew Zealand tour of South Africa
Series resultSouth Africa led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 523
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Tiger Lance
Tiger Lance
South Africa Image
G Parry
South Africa Image
Hayward Kidson
Fri, 02 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 134/1 (Jackie McGlew 62*)
Sat, 03 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 51/3 (Zin Harris 33*, John Reid 6*)
Sun, 04 Feb - rest day
Mon, 05 Feb - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 249 (88.2 ov) - end of match
  • Bland took a sensational two-handed catch to dismiss Reid in NZ 1st innings.
  • McGlew's seventh (and last) test century
  • Reid (259 mins, 2 sixes, 21 fours) scored 142 out of 184 runs
  • Adcock finished the match with exactly 100 test wickets
  • Waite broke the world record for the most wicketkeeping dismissals in a series (24 dismissals, with one match still to go)