1st Test, Christchurch, Feb 27 - Mar 1 1932, South Africa tour of New Zealand
South Africa won by an innings and 12 runs
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
Stewie Dempster  b McMillan8---0-
Jack Kerr  b Bell0--00-
Roger Blunt run out 23---0-
'Dad' Weir c Mitchell b Vincent46---0-
Alby Roberts st †Cameron b Mitchell54---0-
Curly Page (c)c Taylor b McMillan22---0-
Ted Badcock c Dalton b Bell64-8033-
Ken James c †Cameron b McMillan3--00-
Ian Cromb c Morkel b McMillan25---0-
Don Cleverley not out 10---0-
Jack Newman c Balaskas b Mitchell19---0-
Extras(b 4, lb 13, nb 2)19
TOTAL(114.4 Ov, RR: 2.55)293
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Jack Kerr), 2-26 (Stewie Dempster), 3-38 (Roger Blunt), 4-128 ('Dad' Weir), 5-149 (Alby Roberts), 6-189 (Curly Page), 7-198 (Ken James), 8-251 (Ted Badcock), 9-265 (Ian Cromb), 10-293 (Jack Newman)
Sandy Bell3286422.00---00
Neville Quinn2974601.58---00
Quintin McMillan1926143.21---00
Cyril Vincent2375712.47---00
Bruce Mitchell7.403124.04---00
Xen Balaskas401503.75---00
South Africa 1st INNINGS
Jim Christy run out 103-132-0-
Bruce Mitchell c †James b Cromb113-190-0-
Herbie Taylor  b Badcock9---0-
Jock Cameron (c)†c †James b Badcock47-47-0-
Xen Balaskas run out 5---0-
Eric Dalton c Page b Newman82---0-
Denys Morkel  b Newman51-50-2-
Cyril Vincent c Page b Blunt3--00-
Quintin McMillan c Badcock b Blunt6---0-
Neville Quinn run out 3--00-
Sandy Bell not out 2--00-
Extras(b 14, lb 10, nb 3)27
TOTAL(136.5 Ov, RR: 3.29)451
Fall of wickets: 1-196 (Jim Christy), 2-227 (Herbie Taylor), 3-249 (Bruce Mitchell), 4-262 (Xen Balaskas), 5-299 (Jock Cameron), 6-376 (Denys Morkel), 7-395 (Cyril Vincent), 8-423 (Quintin McMillan), 9-432 (Neville Quinn), 10-451 (Eric Dalton)
Don Cleverley2227903.59---00
Ted Badcock3888822.31---00
Jack Newman28.547622.63---00
Roger Blunt1606023.75---00
Ian Cromb2649413.61---00
Curly Page602704.50---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS
Stewie Dempster  b Quinn12---0-
Jack Kerr c Vincent b Bell3--00-
Roger Blunt c Mitchell b Vincent17---0-
'Dad' Weir not out 74-135-0-
Alby Roberts c & b McMillan17---0-
Curly Page (c)st †Cameron b McMillan0--00-
Ted Badcock st †Cameron b McMillan5---0-
Ian Cromb c Vincent b McMillan0--00-
Ken James lbw b Quinn0--00-
Don Cleverley  b Quinn7---0-
Jack Newman lbw b McMillan4---0-
Extras(b 1, lb 5, nb 1)7
TOTAL(61.5 Ov, RR: 2.36)146
Fall of wickets: 1-16 (Stewie Dempster), 2-16 (Jack Kerr), 3-41 (Roger Blunt), 4-70 (Alby Roberts), 5-70 (Curly Page), 6-76 (Ted Badcock), 7-94 (Ian Cromb), 8-103 (Ken James), 9-117 (Don Cleverley), 10-146 (Jack Newman)
Sandy Bell931111.22---00
Neville Quinn1561731.13---00
Quintin McMillan20.546653.16---00
Cyril Vincent1433312.35---00
Bruce Mitchell10606.00---00
Denys Morkel20603.00---00
Lancaster Park, Christchurch
TossNew Zealand, elected to bat first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Series resultSouth Africa led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 217
Match daysday (3-day match)
Test debut
Don Cleverley
Don Cleverley
Jack Newman
Jack Newman
New Zealand Image
JT Forrester
New Zealand Image
William Butler
Sat, 27 Feb - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 29/0 (Jim Christy 14*, Bruce Mitchell 13*)
Sun, 28 Feb - rest day
Mon, 29 Feb - day 2 - New Zealand 2nd innings 16/0 (Stewie Dempster 12*, Jack Kerr 3*)
Tue, 01 Mar - day 3 - New Zealand 2nd innings 146 (61.5 ov) - end of match
  • New Zealand's first test versus South Africa