result
5th Test, Melbourne, Feb 6 - 12 1953, South Africa tour of Australia
520 & 209
(95.5 ov, target 295)435 & 297/4
South Africa won by 6 wickets
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Scorecard summary
Australia520/10(133.4 overs)1st INNINGS
South Africa435/10(143.1 overs)1st INNINGS
Australia209/10(84.2 overs)2nd INNINGS
South Africa297/4(95.5 overs)2nd INNINGS
Match details
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season1952/53
Series result5-match series drawn 2-2
Match numberTest no. 365
Match daysday(6-day match)
Test debut
Headley Keith
Headley Keith
Ian Craig
Ian Craig
Ron Archer
Ron Archer
Umpires
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Mel McInnes
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Ronald Wright
Balls per over8