result
1st Test, Brisbane, Nov 27 - Dec 3 1931, South Africa tour of Australia
(60.1 ov)(f/o) 170 & 117
Australia won by an innings and 163 runs
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Woodfull (c)lbw b Vincent76-178800.00
Bill Ponsford c Mitchell b Bell19-40300.00
Donald Bradman lbw b Vincent226-2772200.00
Alan Kippax c †Cameron b Vincent1-10000.00
Stan McCabe c Vincent b Morkel27-50200.00
Jack Nitschke c †Cameron b Bell6-23000.00
Ron Oxenham  b Bell1-3000.00
Bert Oldfield not out 56-117510.00
Clarrie Grimmett  b Bell14-30-00.00
Tim Wall lbw b Quinn14-35-00.00
Bert Ironmonger  b Quinn2-3000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 1, nb 1, w 1)8
TOTAL(137.3 Ov, RR: 3.27)450
Fall of wickets: 1-32 (Bill Ponsford), 2-195 (Bill Woodfull), 3-211 (Alan Kippax), 4-292 (Stan McCabe), 5-316 (Jack Nitschke), 6-320 (Ron Oxenham), 7-380 (Donald Bradman), 8-407 (Clarrie Grimmett), 9-446 (Tim Wall), 10-450 (Bert Ironmonger)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sandy Bell42512042.85---00
Denys Morkel1315714.38---00
Neville Quinn38.3611322.93---00
Cyril Vincent34010032.94---00
Quintin McMillan1005205.20---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Christy  b Wall24-96200.00
Syd Curnow  b Ironmonger11-45200.00
Bruce Mitchell run out 58-291600.00
Jock Cameron (c)†st †Oldfield b Grimmett4-10000.00
Herbie Taylor  b Wall41-100500.00
Eric Dalton c & b Ironmonger11-37100.00
Quintin McMillan c Oxenham b Ironmonger0-2000.00
Denys Morkel c McCabe b Ironmonger3-63000.00
Cyril Vincent c Nitschke b Grimmett10-40000.00
Neville Quinn c sub b Ironmonger1-25000.00
Sandy Bell not out 1-6000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 4)6
TOTAL(138.1 Ov, RR: 1.23)170
Fall of wickets: 1-25 (Syd Curnow), 2-44 (Jim Christy), 3-49 (Jock Cameron), 4-129 (Herbie Taylor), 5-140 (Eric Dalton), 6-140 (Quintin McMillan), 7-152 (Denys Morkel), 8-157 (Bruce Mitchell), 9-169 (Neville Quinn), 10-170 (Cyril Vincent)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Wall28143921.39---00
Stan McCabe1141601.45---00
Clarrie Grimmett41.1214921.19---00
Bert Ironmonger47294250.89---00
Ron Oxenham1151801.63---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (FOLLOWING ON)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Christy c McCabe b Ironmonger15-20110.00
Syd Curnow  b Grimmett8-71100.00
Bruce Mitchell  b Wall0-8000.00
Jock Cameron (c)† b Ironmonger21-72-10.00
Herbie Taylor c Oxenham b Ironmonger47-83700.00
Eric Dalton  b Wall6-30-00.00
Denys Morkel  b Wall5-22-00.00
Quintin McMillan c Nitschke b Wall011000.00
Cyril Vincent c sub b Wall1-10000.00
Neville Quinn c McCabe b Ironmonger011000.00
Sandy Bell not out 0-2000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 5, nb 3)14
TOTAL(60.1 Ov, RR: 1.94)117
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Jim Christy), 2-19 (Bruce Mitchell), 3-34 (Syd Curnow), 4-78 (Jock Cameron), 5-97 (Eric Dalton), 6-111 (Denys Morkel), 7-111 (Quintin McMillan), 8-117 (Herbie Taylor), 9-117 (Neville Quinn), 10-117 (Cyril Vincent)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Wall15.171450.92---00
Bert Ironmonger30164441.46---00
Clarrie Grimmett1534513.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season1931/32
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 212
Match daysday(0-day match)
Test debut
Jack Nitschke
Jack Nitschke
Umpires
Australia Image
George Borwick
Australia Image
George Hele
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 27 Nov - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 341/6 (Donald Bradman 200*, Bert Oldfield 3*, null ov)
Sat, 28 Nov - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 126/3 (Bruce Mitchell 45*, Herbie Taylor 38*, null ov)
Sun, 29 Nov - rest day
Mon, 30 Nov - day 3 -South Africa 1st innings 126/3 (Bruce Mitchell 45*, Herbie Taylor 38*, null ov)
Tue, 01 Dec - day 4 -South Africa 1st innings 126/3 (Bruce Mitchell 45*, Herbie Taylor 38*, null ov)
Wed, 02 Dec - day 5 -South Africa 1st innings 152/6 (Bruce Mitchell 53*, Denys Morkel 3*, null ov)
Thu, 03 Dec - day 6 -South Africa 2nd innings 117/10 (60.1 ov) - end of match