result
2nd Test, London, Jun 23 - 27 1955, South Africa tour of England
133 & 353
(57.4 ov, target 183)304 & 111
England won by 71 runs
England 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Don Kenyon  b Adcock1-25000.00
Tom Graveney c †Waite b Heine15-60-00.00
Peter May (c)c Tayfield b Heine0-6000.00
Denis Compton c Keith b Heine20---00.00
Ken Barrington  b Heine34-97500.00
Trevor Bailey lbw b Goddard13-60-00.00
Godfrey Evans c †Waite b Heine20---00.00
Fred Titmus lbw b Goddard4---00.00
Johnny Wardle c Tayfield b Goddard20--120.00
Brian Statham c McLean b Goddard0--000.00
Fred Trueman not out 2--000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 2)4
TOTAL(54.2 Ov, RR: 2.44)133
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Don Kenyon), 2-8 (Peter May), 3-30 (Tom Graveney), 4-45 (Denis Compton), 5-82 (Trevor Bailey), 6-98 (Ken Barrington), 7-111 (Godfrey Evans), 8-111 (Fred Titmus), 9-111 (Brian Statham), 10-133 (Johnny Wardle)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Heine2576052.40---00
Neil Adcock831011.25---00
Trevor Goddard21.285942.76---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew c †Evans b Statham011000.00
Trevor Goddard c †Evans b Trueman04-000.00
Jack Cheetham (c)lbw b Bailey13-75-00.00
Russell Endean lbw b Wardle48-110-00.00
Roy McLean  b Statham142-2132110.00
John Waite c †Evans b Trueman8---00.00
Headley Keith c Titmus b Wardle57-200800.00
Percy Mansell c Graveney b Wardle2--000.00
Hugh Tayfield  b Titmus21---00.00
Peter Heine st †Evans b Wardle2--000.00
Neil Adcock not out 00-000.00
Extras(b 6, lb 1, nb 4)11
TOTAL(102 Ov, RR: 2.98)304
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jackie McGlew), 2-7 (Trevor Goddard), 3-51 (Jack Cheetham), 4-101 (Russell Endean), 5-138 (John Waite), 6-247 (Roy McLean), 7-259 (Percy Mansell), 8-302 (Hugh Tayfield), 9-304 (Headley Keith), 10-304 (Peter Heine)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham2794921.81---00
Fred Trueman1627324.56---00
Trevor Bailey1625613.50---00
Johnny Wardle29106542.24---00
Fred Titmus1435013.57---00
England 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Don Kenyon lbw b Goddard2--000.00
Tom Graveney c Heine b Goddard60-200500.00
Peter May (c)hit wicket b Heine112-2701800.00
Denis Compton c Mansell b Goddard69-1481100.00
Ken Barrington c McLean b Tayfield18---00.00
Trevor Bailey c Adcock b Tayfield22---00.00
Godfrey Evans c & b Tayfield14-20-00.00
Johnny Wardle c Heine b Tayfield4--100.00
Fred Titmus c †Waite b Adcock16--100.00
Brian Statham  b Tayfield11---00.00
Fred Trueman not out 6---00.00
Extras(b 15, lb 2, nb 2)19
TOTAL(149.5 Ov, RR: 2.35)353
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Don Kenyon), 2-141 (Tom Graveney), 3-237 (Peter May), 4-277 (Ken Barrington), 5-285 (Denis Compton), 6-302 (Godfrey Evans), 7-306 (Johnny Wardle), 8-336 (Fred Titmus), 9-336 (Trevor Bailey), 10-353 (Brian Statham)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Peter Heine2958713.00---00
Neil Adcock2556412.56---00
Trevor Goddard55239631.74---00
Hugh Tayfield38.5128052.06---00
Percy Mansell20703.50---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS (target: 183 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Jackie McGlew lbw b Statham021000.00
Trevor Goddard c †Evans b Statham10-30-00.00
Jack Cheetham (c)retired hurt 3--000.00
Hugh Tayfield c †Evans b Statham3-55000.00
Russell Endean c †Evans b Statham28-90-00.00
Roy McLean  b Statham8---00.00
Headley Keith c Graveney b Statham5---00.00
John Waite lbw b Statham9---00.00
Percy Mansell c Kenyon b Wardle16---00.00
Peter Heine c Kenyon b Wardle14---00.00
Neil Adcock not out 00-000.00
Extras(b 11, lb 3, nb 1)15
TOTAL(57.4 Ov, RR: 1.92)111
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Jackie McGlew), 2-17 (Trevor Goddard), 2-17* (Jack Cheetham, retired hurt), 3-40 (Hugh Tayfield), 4-54 (Roy McLean), 5-63 (Russell Endean), 6-75 (John Waite), 7-78 (Headley Keith), 8-111 (Peter Heine), 9-111 (Percy Mansell)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Brian Statham29123971.34---00
Fred Trueman1923902.05---00
Johnny Wardle9.441821.86---00
MATCH DETAILS
Lord's, London
TossEngland, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of England
Season1955
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 2-0
Match numberTest no. 409
Match daysday(5-day match)
Test debut
Fred Titmus
Fred Titmus
Peter Heine
Peter Heine
Umpires
England Image
Frank Chester
England Image
Laurie Gray
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 23 Jun - day 1 -South Africa 1st innings 142/5 (Roy McLean 62*, Headley Keith 0*, null ov)
Fri, 24 Jun - day 2 -England 2nd innings 108/1 (Tom Graveney 53*, Peter May 50*, null ov)
Sat, 25 Jun - day 3 -South Africa 2nd innings 17/2 (Jack Cheetham 3*, Hugh Tayfield 0*, null ov)
Sun, 26 Jun - rest day
Mon, 27 Jun - day 4 -South Africa 2nd innings 111/9 (57.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • JE Cheetham retired hurt at 17/2