result
5th Test, Melbourne, Feb 12 - 15 1932, South Africa tour of Australia
(31.3 ov)36 & 45
Australia won by an innings and 72 runs
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bruce Mitchell c Rigg b McCabe2-11000.00
Syd Curnow c †Oldfield b Nash3-36000.00
Jim Christy c Grimmett b Nash4-34000.00
Herbie Taylor c Kippax b Nash0-7000.00
Ken Viljoen c sub b Ironmonger1-15000.00
Jock Cameron (c)†c McCabe b Nash11-37100.00
Denys Morkel c Nash b Ironmonger1-8000.00
Cyril Vincent c Nash b Ironmonger1-8000.00
Quintin McMillan st †Oldfield b Ironmonger011000.00
Neville Quinn not out 5-6000.00
Sandy Bell st †Oldfield b Ironmonger0-4000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 3)8
TOTAL(23.2 Ov, RR: 1.54)36
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Bruce Mitchell), 2-16 (Syd Curnow), 3-16 (Herbie Taylor), 4-17 (Jim Christy), 5-19 (Ken Viljoen), 6-25 (Denys Morkel), 7-31 (Cyril Vincent), 8-31 (Quintin McMillan), 9-33 (Jock Cameron), 10-36 (Sandy Bell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Laurie Nash1261841.50---00
Stan McCabe41411.00---00
Bert Ironmonger7.25650.81---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Bill Woodfull (c) b Bell011000.00
Jack Fingleton c Vincent b Bell40-77100.00
Keith Rigg c Vincent b Quinn22-46100.00
Alan Kippax c Curnow b McMillan42-84200.00
Stan McCabe c †Cameron b Bell011000.00
Laurie Nash  b Quinn13-30100.00
Bert Oldfield c Curnow b McMillan11-19-00.00
Clarrie Grimmett c †Cameron b Quinn9-24-00.00
Bill O'Reilly c Curnow b McMillan13-12-00.00
Bert Ironmonger not out 0-8000.00
Donald Bradman absent hurt-----0.00
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(54.3 Ov, RR: 2.80)153
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Bill Woodfull), 2-51 (Keith Rigg), 3-75 (Jack Fingleton), 4-75 (Stan McCabe), 5-112 (Laurie Nash), 6-125 (Alan Kippax), 7-131 (Bert Oldfield), 8-148 (Bill O'Reilly), 9-153 (Clarrie Grimmett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Sandy Bell1605233.25---00
Neville Quinn19.342931.48---00
Cyril Vincent1124003.63---00
Quintin McMillan802933.62---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jim Christy c & b Nash011000.00
Syd Curnow c Fingleton b Ironmonger16-70300.00
Sandy Bell c McCabe b O'Reilly6-45000.00
Bruce Mitchell c †Oldfield b Ironmonger4-13000.00
Jock Cameron (c)†c McCabe b O'Reilly0-12000.00
Denys Morkel c Rigg b Ironmonger032000.00
Herbie Taylor c Bradman b Ironmonger2-5000.00
Ken Viljoen c †Oldfield b O'Reilly0-6000.00
Cyril Vincent not out 8-20100.00
Quintin McMillan c †Oldfield b Ironmonger0-9000.00
Neville Quinn c Fingleton b Ironmonger5-10000.00
Extras(b 3, lb 1)4
TOTAL(31.3 Ov, RR: 1.42)45
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jim Christy), 2-12 (Sandy Bell), 3-25 (Bruce Mitchell), 4-30 (Syd Curnow), 5-30 (Denys Morkel), 6-30 (Jock Cameron), 7-32 (Herbie Taylor), 8-32 (Ken Viljoen), 9-33 (Quintin McMillan), 10-45 (Neville Quinn)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Laurie Nash74410.57---00
Bert Ironmonger15.371861.16---00
Bill O'Reilly951932.11---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSouth Africa, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season1931/32
Series resultAustralia won the 5-match series 5-0
Match numberTest no. 216
Match daysday(0-day match)
Test debut
Jack Fingleton
Jack Fingleton
Laurie Nash
Laurie Nash
Umpires
Australia Image
George Borwick
Australia Image
George Hele
CLOSE OF PLAY
Fri, 12 Feb - day 1 -South Africa 2nd innings 5/1 (Syd Curnow 1*, Sandy Bell 4*, null ov)
Sat, 13 Feb - day 2 -South Africa 2nd innings 5/1 (Syd Curnow 1*, Sandy Bell 4*, null ov)
Sun, 14 Feb - rest day
Mon, 15 Feb - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 45/10 (31.3 ov) - end of match