result
2nd Test, Melbourne, Jan 1 - 6 1964, South Africa tour of Australia
274 & 306
(37.1 ov, target 134)447 & 136/2
Australia won by 8 wickets
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Trevor Goddard (c)c †Grout b McKenzie1718212094.44
Eddie Barlow c Connolly b McKenzie10925227311043.25
Tony Pithey lbw b Connolly2153633039.62
Graeme Pollock c Simpson b McKenzie1638420042.10
John Waite c †Grout b Hawke1421221066.66
Peter van der Merwe st †Grout b Martin1456721025.00
Colin Bland run out 50104955048.07
David Pithey c †Grout b McKenzie011000.00
Peter Pollock c Simpson b Martin1428470050.00
Kelly Seymour not out 735260020.00
Joe Partridge run out 918241050.00
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(78 Ov, RR: 3.51)274
Fall of wickets: 1-26 (Trevor Goddard), 2-74 (Tony Pithey), 3-100 (Graeme Pollock), 4-129 (John Waite), 5-179 (Peter van der Merwe), 6-201 (Eddie Barlow), 7-201 (David Pithey), 8-256 (Colin Bland), 9-256 (Peter Pollock), 10-274 (Joe Partridge)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie1918243.23---00
Neil Hawke2027712.88---00
Alan Connolly1826212.58---00
Johnny Martin1634422.06---00
Tom Veivers51600.90---00
Australia 1st INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Bill Lawry c sub b Partridge15725532919061.56
Ian Redpath  b Partridge9725424714038.18
Bob Simpson (c) b PM Pollock064000.00
Peter Burge c Bland b PM Pollock233743-362.16
Barry Shepherd c DB Pithey b Barlow9622221210043.24
Wally Grout c †Waite b PM Pollock317190017.64
Tom Veivers c †Waite b Partridge1946601041.30
Graham McKenzie c Partridge b Seymour217240011.76
Neil Hawke  b Barlow2486993027.90
Johnny Martin c DB Pithey b Partridge17141720121.42
Alan Connolly not out 015000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 6)9
TOTAL(118.3 Ov, RR: 3.77)447
Fall of wickets: 1-219 (Ian Redpath), 2-222 (Bob Simpson), 3-270 (Peter Burge), 4-291 (Bill Lawry), 5-301 (Wally Grout), 6-340 (Tom Veivers), 7-357 (Graham McKenzie), 8-413 (Barry Shepherd), 9-439 (Johnny Martin), 10-447 (Neil Hawke)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Pollock20.519833.56---00
Joe Partridge34410842.38---00
Colin Bland1123502.38---00
Trevor Goddard2127002.50---00
David Pithey512003.00---00
Kelly Seymour1925612.21---00
Eddie Barlow7.605124.93---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Trevor Goddard (c)lbw b Hawke835420022.85
Eddie Barlow run out 541041085051.92
Tony Pithey c †Grout b Connolly762712497028.04
Graeme Pollock c Martin b Connolly2660033.33
John Waite  b McKenzie771832004042.07
Peter van der Merwe c †Grout b Martin3167754046.26
Colin Bland c & b Martin2265651033.84
David Pithey c Martin b Hawke415171026.66
Peter Pollock  b Hawke022000.00
Kelly Seymour not out 1124312045.83
Joe Partridge  b McKenzie1238370031.57
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 2, w 2)9
TOTAL(101 Ov, RR: 3.02)306
Fall of wickets: 1-35 (Trevor Goddard), 2-83 (Eddie Barlow), 3-85 (Graeme Pollock), 4-213 (Tony Pithey), 5-233 (John Waite), 6-273 (Peter van der Merwe), 7-282 (Colin Bland), 8-282 (David Pithey), 9-282 (Peter Pollock), 10-306 (Joe Partridge)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham McKenzie2518122.43---00
Neil Hawke1915332.09---00
Alan Connolly1824922.04---00
Johnny Martin2748322.30---00
Bob Simpson1223101.93---00
Australia 2nd INNINGS (target: 134 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Bill Lawry  b Partridge2039493051.28
Ian Redpath c van der Merwe b Barlow257186-035.21
Bob Simpson (c)not out 551041145052.88
Peter Burge not out 2685764030.58
Extras(b 5, lb 2, nb 2, w 1)10
TOTAL(37.1 Ov, RR: 3.66)136/2
Fall of wickets: 1-33 (Bill Lawry), 2-75 (Ian Redpath)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Joe Partridge1714912.16---00
Colin Bland20602.25---00
Trevor Goddard11000.00---00
David Pithey601802.25---00
Eddie Barlow1104913.34---00
Peter van der Merwe0.104024.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAustralia, elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of Australia
Season1963/64
Series resultAustralia led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 549
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Ian Redpath
Ian Redpath
Umpires
Australia Image
Col Egar
Australia Image
Lou Rowan
Balls per over8
CLOSE OF PLAY
Wed, 01 Jan - day 1 -Australia 1st innings 4 (Bill Lawry 4*, Ian Redpath 0*, null ov)
Thu, 02 Jan - day 2 -Australia 1st innings 308/5 (Barry Shepherd 19*, Tom Veivers 3*, null ov)
Fri, 03 Jan - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 127/3 (Tony Pithey 42*, John Waite 19*, null ov)
Sat, 04 Jan - day 4 -Australia 2nd innings 92/2 (Bob Simpson 32*, Peter Burge 7*, null ov)
Sun, 05 Jan - rest day
Mon, 06 Jan - day 5 -Australia 2nd innings 136/2 (37.1 ov) - end of match