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
Colin McDonald st †Waite b Tayfield154-3151610.00
Arthur Morris c Endean b Fuller1-18000.00
Lindsay Hassett (c)c McGlew b Mansell163-3591500.00
Neil Harvey c Tayfield b Fuller84-1441000.00
Keith Miller c †Waite b Tayfield9-35000.00
Graeme Hole c & b Mansell59-107500.00
Richie Benaud  b Melle6-10100.00
Doug Ring c McLean b Tayfield28-22400.00
Ray Lindwall lbw b Tayfield2-15000.00
Gil Langley not out 5-24000.00
Bill Johnston run out 11-12200.00
Extras(b 1, lb 7)8
TOTAL(135 Ov, RR: 3.92)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)
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
Jackie McGlew c Hole b Johnston26-113400.00
Russell Endean c †Langley b Benaud56-176400.00
Roy McLean c Hassett b Ring11-37100.00
John Waite c Hole b Benaud44-151200.00
Ken Funston c & b Benaud92-218700.00
John Watkins  b Benaud76-1991000.00
Jack Cheetham (c) b Johnston6-27100.00
Percy Mansell c Hole b Johnston33-56700.00
Hugh Tayfield  b Johnston16-34100.00
Eddie Fuller c & b Johnston0-17000.00
Michael Melle not out 9-7100.00
Extras(b 12, lb 4, nb 2)18
TOTAL(141.4 Ov, RR: 2.73)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)
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
Colin McDonald  b Mansell15-45200.00
Arthur Morris c Endean b Melle77-164800.00
Neil Harvey c Endean b Watkins116-1251300.00
Graeme Hole not out 6-23100.00
Richie Benaud not out 18-15200.00
Extras(b 1)1
TOTAL(47 Ov, RR: 4.95)233/3d
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Colin McDonald), 2-199 (Arthur Morris), 3-209 (Neil Harvey)
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)
Jackie McGlew c †Langley b Johnston54-114600.00
John Waite  b Hole20-100000.00
Roy McLean c Hole b Benaud17-36300.00
Russell Endean  b Harvey17-125100.00
Ken Funston lbw b Johnston17-43000.00
John Watkins  b Morris21-42300.00
Jack Cheetham (c)not out 13-29100.00
Percy Mansell not out 2-13000.00
Extras(b 16)16
TOTAL(72 Ov, RR: 2.45)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)
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
Adelaide Oval
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 2-1
Match numberTest no. 364
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Eddie Fuller
Eddie Fuller
Australia Image
Mel McInnes
Australia Image
Ronald Wright
Balls per over8
Sat, 24 Jan - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 182/1 (Colin McDonald 107*, Lindsay Hassett 71*, null ov)
Sun, 25 Jan - rest day
Mon, 26 Jan - day 2 -South Africa 1st innings 4/0 (Jackie McGlew 4*, Russell Endean 0*, null ov)
Tue, 27 Jan - day 3 -South Africa 1st innings 224/4 (Ken Funston 71*, John Watkins 4*, null ov)
Wed, 28 Jan - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 144/1 (Arthur Morris 58*, Neil Harvey 70*, null ov)
Thu, 29 Jan - day 5 -South Africa 2nd innings 177/6 (72 ov) - end of match