result
2nd Test, Sydney, Dec 18 - 21 1931, South Africa tour of Australia
(73.3 ov)153 & 161
Australia won by an innings and 155 runs
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Christy c Nitschke b Grimmett14-44100.00
Bruce Mitchell  b McCabe1-10000.00
Denys Morkel st †Oldfield b Grimmett20-41300.00
Jock Cameron (c)† b Wall11-40200.00
Herbie Taylor c Lee b Grimmett7-20000.00
Ken Viljoen  b Ironmonger37-90300.00
Eric Dalton  b Grimmett21-29100.00
Cyril Vincent not out 31-84500.00
Lennox Brown  b McCabe2-10000.00
Neville Quinn lbw b McCabe5-18000.00
Sandy Bell  b McCabe0-3000.00
Extras(lb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL(73 Ov, RR: 2.09)153
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-31 (Jim Christy), 3-36 (Denys Morkel), 4-54 (Herbie Taylor), 5-62 (Jock Cameron), 6-91 (Eric Dalton), 7-136 (Ken Viljoen), 8-143 (Lennox Brown), 9-153 (Neville Quinn), 10-153 (Sandy Bell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Wall1844612.55---00
Stan McCabe1251341.08---00
Clarrie Grimmett24122841.16---00
Bert Ironmonger1213813.16---00
Perker Lee712403.42---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Woodfull (c)c Mitchell b Vincent58-152500.00
Bill Ponsford  b Quinn5-7000.00
Keith Rigg  b Bell127-2401200.00
Donald Bradman c Viljoen b Morkel112-1551000.00
Stan McCabe c Christy b Vincent79-122700.00
Jack Nitschke  b Bell47-73300.00
Perker Lee c †Cameron b Brown0-2000.00
Bert Oldfield c †Cameron b Bell8-21000.00
Clarrie Grimmett not out 9-31100.00
Tim Wall c Morkel b Bell6-13100.00
Bert Ironmonger c †Cameron b Bell0-1000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 12, w 1)18
TOTAL(154.5 Ov, RR: 3.02)469
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Bill Ponsford), 2-143 (Bill Woodfull), 3-254 (Keith Rigg), 4-347 (Donald Bradman), 5-432 (Stan McCabe), 6-433 (Perker Lee), 7-444 (Jack Nitschke), 8-457 (Bert Oldfield), 9-469 (Tim Wall), 10-469 (Bert Ironmonger)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sandy Bell46.5614052.98---00
Neville Quinn42109512.26---00
Lennox Brown29310013.44---00
Cyril Vincent2457523.12---00
Denys Morkel1223312.75---00
Bruce Mitchell10808.00---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Christy c Woodfull b Ironmonger41-32700.00
Bruce Mitchell c †Oldfield b Wall24-67100.00
Denys Morkel lbw b Grimmett17-55100.00
Jock Cameron (c)† b Wall0-1000.00
Herbie Taylor c Grimmett b Ironmonger6-22000.00
Ken Viljoen  b Grimmett0-10000.00
Eric Dalton c Bradman b Ironmonger14-38100.00
Cyril Vincent c Ponsford b Grimmett35-95300.00
Lennox Brown c Wall b Lee8-36000.00
Neville Quinn st †Oldfield b Grimmett1-32000.00
Sandy Bell not out 1-5000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 8, nb 1)14
TOTAL(73.3 Ov, RR: 2.19)161
Fall of wickets: 1-70 (Jim Christy), 2-89 (Bruce Mitchell), 3-89 (Jock Cameron), 4-100 (Denys Morkel), 5-100 (Herbie Taylor), 6-100 (Ken Viljoen), 7-122 (Eric Dalton), 8-144 (Lennox Brown), 9-160 (Cyril Vincent), 10-161 (Neville Quinn)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Tim Wall1853121.72---00
Stan McCabe302508.33---00
Clarrie Grimmett20.374442.14---00
Bert Ironmonger19102231.15---00
Perker Lee1342511.92---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sydney Cricket Ground
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season1931/32
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 213
Match daysday(0-day match)
Test debut
Lennox Brown
Lennox Brown
Perker Lee
Perker Lee
Umpires
Australia Image
George Borwick
Australia Image
George Hele
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 18 Dec - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 78/1 (Bill Woodfull 36*, Keith Rigg 35*, null ov)
Sat, 19 Dec - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 444/7 (Bert Oldfield 4*, null ov)
Sun, 20 Dec - rest day
Mon, 21 Dec - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 161/10 (73.3 ov) - end of match