3rd Test, Auckland, Mar 13 - 17 1964, South Africa tour of New Zealand
371 & 200/5d
(101 ov, target 309)263 & 191/8
Match drawn
South Africa 1st INNINGS
Trevor Goddard (c)c Sinclair b Cameron73-19171-
Eddie Barlow c Shrimpton b Blair61-15790-
Tony Pithey c Bradburn b Blair13--20-
Graeme Pollock  b Reid30-5540-
Colin Bland lbw b Cameron83-19070-
John Waite c †Dick b Cameron28-4740-
Denis Lindsay  b Blair37---0-
Buster Farrer lbw b Reid21---0-
David Pithey c †Dick b Blair1--00-
Peter Pollock c & b Reid2--00-
Joe Partridge not out 0--00-
Extras(b 2, lb 16, nb 4)22
TOTAL(125.5 Ov, RR: 2.94)371
Fall of wickets: 1-115 (Eddie Barlow), 2-149 (Trevor Goddard), 3-158 (Tony Pithey), 4-202 (Graeme Pollock), 5-256 (John Waite), 6-339 (Denis Lindsay), 7-357 (Colin Bland), 8-362 (David Pithey), 9-371 (Peter Pollock), 10-371 (Buster Farrer)
Bob Cunis2128003.80---00
Frank Cameron39810732.74---00
John Reid29.5127732.58---00
Bob Blair3688542.36---00
New Zealand 1st INNINGS
Graham Gedye c †Lindsay b Partridge18-47-0-
Wynne Bradburn  b Partridge2--00-
Barry Sinclair c AJ Pithey b Barlow138-346220-
John Reid (c)c †Lindsay b Partridge19-68-0-
Noel McGregor hit wicket b PM Pollock62-30350-
Mike Shrimpton lbw b Barlow02-000.00
Murray Chapple  b Partridge4-54-0-
Artie Dick  b PM Pollock1--00-
Bob Blair  b Partridge0--00-
Bob Cunis lbw b Partridge0--00-
Frank Cameron not out 0--00-
Extras(b 4, lb 7, nb 8)19
TOTAL(131.3 Ov, RR: 2.00)263
Fall of wickets: 1-7 (Wynne Bradburn), 2-34 (Graham Gedye), 3-76 (John Reid), 4-247 (Barry Sinclair), 5-247 (Mike Shrimpton), 6-260 (Murray Chapple), 7-262 (Noel McGregor), 8-263 (Bob Blair), 9-263 (Bob Cunis), 10-263 (Artie Dick)
Peter Pollock28.3136022.10---00
Joe Partridge40108662.15---00
Trevor Goddard26173201.23---00
David Pithey1233302.75---00
Eddie Barlow1252021.66---00
Colin Bland1361301.00---00
South Africa 2nd INNINGS
Trevor Goddard (c)c McGregor b Blair33-119-0-
Eddie Barlow  b Blair58-10690-
John Waite c Sinclair b Blair41-10140-
Graeme Pollock c Sinclair b Cunis23-6440-
Colin Bland not out 21---0-
Denis Lindsay  b Cunis1--00-
Buster Farrer not out 5---0-
Extras(lb 17, nb 1)18
TOTAL(64.4 Ov, RR: 3.09)200/5d
Fall of wickets: 1-92 (Eddie Barlow), 2-105 (Trevor Goddard), 3-165 (Graeme Pollock), 4-187 (John Waite), 5-190 (Denis Lindsay)
Bob Cunis17.404722.66---00
Frank Cameron1313903.00---00
John Reid1323903.00---00
Bob Blair2125732.71---00
New Zealand 2nd INNINGS (target: 309 runs)
Graham Gedye  b Partridge55-13770-
Wynne Bradburn c †Lindsay b DB Pithey14-88-0-
Barry Sinclair c Partridge b DB Pithey19--30-
John Reid (c) b Goddard37-6440-
Noel McGregor c Barlow b DB Pithey29---0-
Mike Shrimpton  b Goddard012000.00
Murray Chapple lbw b Goddard20-5530-
Artie Dick not out 4-39-0-
Bob Blair  b Goddard0--00-
Bob Cunis not out 4-12-0-
Extras(b 3, lb 2, nb 4)9
TOTAL(101 Ov, RR: 1.89)191/8
Did not bat: Frank Cameron 
Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Wynne Bradburn), 2-89 (Graham Gedye), 3-95 (Barry Sinclair), 4-145 (John Reid), 5-145 (Mike Shrimpton), 6-180 (Murray Chapple), 7-182 (Noel McGregor), 8-185 (Bob Blair)
Peter Pollock1634202.62---00
Joe Partridge2484711.95---00
Trevor Goddard1791841.05---00
David Pithey25134031.60---00
Eddie Barlow1681901.18---00
Graeme Pollock301605.33---00
Eden Park, Auckland
TossNew Zealand, elected to field first
SeriesSouth Africa tour of New Zealand
Series result3-match series drawn 0-0
Match numberTest no. 560
Match daysday (4-day match)
Test debut
Bob Cunis
Bob Cunis
New Zealand Image
John Brown
New Zealand Image
Tony Mackintosh
Fri, 13 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 327/5 (Colin Bland 73*, Denis Lindsay 29*)
Sat, 14 Mar - day 2 - New Zealand 1st innings 185/3 (Barry Sinclair 104*, Noel McGregor 34*)
Sun, 15 Mar - rest day
Mon, 16 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 163/2 (John Waite 37*, Graeme Pollock 23*)
Tue, 17 Mar - day 4 - New Zealand 2nd innings 191/8 (101 ov) - end of match
  • Final NZ v.RSA encounter before RSA was banished from test cricket.
  • RSA 1st innings, Bland/Lindsay sixth-wicket partnership of 83 is a record for RSA v.NZ
  • NZ 1st innings, Sinclair batted for 345 mins, hit 22 fours Sinclair/McGregor fourth wicket partnership of 171 is a record for NZ v. RSA
  • NZ needed 309 to win in 313 minutes and managed to avoid defeat when the last 13 minutes of play was lost to rain.