result
4th Test, Adelaide, Jan 24 - 29 1953, South Africa tour of Australia
530 & 233/3d
(72 ov, target 377)387 & 177/6
Match drawn
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald st †Waite b Tayfield154-315161-
Arthur Morris c Endean b Fuller1-1800-
Lindsay Hassett (c)c McGlew b Mansell163-359150-
Neil Harvey c Tayfield b Fuller84-144100-
Keith Miller c †Waite b Tayfield9-3500-
Graeme Hole c & b Mansell59-10750-
Richie Benaud  b Melle6-1010-
Doug Ring c McLean b Tayfield28-2240-
Ray Lindwall lbw b Tayfield2-1500-
Gil Langley not out 5-2400-
Bill Johnston run out 11-1220-
Extras(b 1, lb 7)8
TOTAL(135 Ov, RR: 2.94)530
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Arthur Morris), 2-277 (Colin McDonald), 3-356 (Lindsay Hassett), 4-387 (Keith Miller), 5-439 (Neil Harvey), 6-448 (Richie Benaud), 7-494 (Doug Ring), 8-505 (Ray Lindwall), 9-517 (Graeme Hole), 10-530 (Bill Johnston)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Michael Melle26110513.02---00
Eddie Fuller25211923.57---00
Hugh Tayfield44614242.42---00
Percy Mansell32111322.64---00
Jackie McGlew20903.37---00
John Watkins613404.25---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew c Hole b Johnston26-11340-
Russell Endean c †Langley b Benaud56-17640-
Roy McLean c Hassett b Ring11-3710-
John Waite c Hole b Benaud44-15120-
Ken Funston c & b Benaud92-21870-
John Watkins  b Benaud76-199100-
Jack Cheetham (c) b Johnston6-2710-
Percy Mansell c Hole b Johnston33-5670-
Hugh Tayfield  b Johnston16-3410-
Eddie Fuller c & b Johnston0-1700-
Michael Melle not out 9-710-
Extras(b 12, lb 4, nb 2)18
TOTAL(141.4 Ov, RR: 2.05)387
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Jackie McGlew), 2-79 (Roy McLean), 3-100 (Russell Endean), 4-208 (John Waite), 5-270 (Ken Funston), 6-296 (Jack Cheetham), 7-350 (Percy Mansell), 8-374 (John Watkins), 9-378 (Hugh Tayfield), 10-387 (Eddie Fuller)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Ray Lindwall1304702.71---00
Bill Johnston49.31711051.67---00
Keith Miller2.11100.35---00
Doug Ring3088812.20---00
Richie Benaud44911842.01---00
Graeme Hole31501.25---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Colin McDonald  b Mansell15-4520-
Arthur Morris c Endean b Melle77-16480-
Neil Harvey c Endean b Watkins116-125130-
Graeme Hole not out 6-2310-
Richie Benaud not out 18-1520-
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(47 Ov, RR: 3.71)233/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Colin McDonald), 2-199 (Arthur Morris), 3-209 (Neil Harvey)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Michael Melle1015013.75---00
Eddie Fuller301203.00---00
Hugh Tayfield1416503.48---00
Percy Mansell704014.28---00
Jackie McGlew10705.25---00
John Watkins1215813.62---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 377 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew c †Langley b Johnston54-11460-
John Waite  b Hole20-10000-
Roy McLean c Hole b Benaud17-3630-
Russell Endean  b Harvey17-12510-
Ken Funston lbw b Johnston17-4300-
John Watkins  b Morris21-4230-
Jack Cheetham (c)not out 13-2910-
Percy Mansell not out 2-1300-
Extras(b 16)16
TOTAL(72 Ov, RR: 1.84)177/6
Fall of wickets: 1-81 (John Waite), 2-95 (Jackie McGlew), 3-109 (Roy McLean), 4-127 (Ken Funston), 5-158 (John Watkins), 6-166 (Russell Endean)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Bill Johnston2446722.09---00
Doug Ring1132501.70---00
Richie Benaud1452811.50---00
Graeme Hole941711.41---00
Neil Harvey72910.96---00
Arthur Morris501111.65---00
Lindsay Hassett10100.75---00
Colin McDonald10302.25---00
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season1952/53
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 364
Match daysday (5-day match)
Test debut
Eddie Fuller
Eddie Fuller
Umpires
Australia Image
Mel McInnes
Australia Image
Ronald Wright
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 24 Jan - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 182/1 (Colin McDonald 107*, Lindsay Hassett 71*)
Sun, 25 Jan - rest day
Mon, 26 Jan - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 4/0 (Jackie McGlew 4*, Russell Endean 0*)
Tue, 27 Jan - day 3 - South Africa 1st innings 224/4 (Ken Funston 71*, John Watkins 4*)
Wed, 28 Jan - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 144/1 (Arthur Morris 58*, Neil Harvey 70*)
Thu, 29 Jan - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 177/6 (72 ov) - end of match