1957-1958 South Africa v Australia - 1st Test - Johannesburg Standard Scorecard   
Match Date: 23rd December, 1957  
Venue: Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
Toss: South Africa  
Result: Match drawn
Player of Match: No Award

South Africa 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
D J McGlew* c Simpson b Meckiff 108          22.98%
T L Goddard b Meckiff 90          19.15%
J D Nel b Meckiff 4          0.85%
J H B Waite c Burge b Benaud 115          24.47%
W R Endean lbw b Meckiff 50          10.64%
R A McLean b Meckiff 50          10.64%
K J Funston lbw b Mackay 12          2.55%
H J Tayfield b Davidson 18          3.83%
P S Heine b Mackay 7          1.49%
V I Smith not out 2          0.43%
N A T Adcock              
Extras (b 8, lb 4, w 1, nb 1) 14  
Total 9 wickets declared   (130.6 overs @ 3.59 rpo) 470  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-176  Goddard   2-182  Nel   3-237  McGlew   4-341  Endean   
5-412  Waite   6-436  McLean   7-461  Funston   8-465  Tayfield   
9-470  Heine   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A K Davidson 32.0 4 115 1 3.59  10.00%
I Meckiff 31.0 3 125 5 4.03  50.00%
K D Mackay 20.6 3 54 2 2.57  20.00%
R Benaud 27.0 7 115 1 4.26  10.00%
L F Kline 20.0 6 47 0 2.35
 
Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
C C McDonald c Tayfield b Smith 75          20.38%
J W Burke c †Waite b Heine 16          4.35%
K D Mackay c †Waite b Heine 3          0.82%
I D Craig* b Heine 14          3.80%
P J P Burge c †Waite b Heine 0        
R B Simpson lbw b Tayfield 60          16.30%
R Benaud c Heine b Adcock 122          33.15%
A K Davidson c sub b Heine 24          6.52%
A T W Grout c Endean b Tayfield 21          5.71%
I Meckiff c Smith b Heine 11          2.99%
L F Kline not out 6          1.63%
Extras (b 4, lb 11, nb 1) 16  
Total All Out   (91.2 overs @ 4.03 rpo) 368  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-34  Burke   2-40  Mackay   3-56  Craig   4-62  Burge   
5-151  McDonald   6-177  Simpson   7-244  Davidson   8-313  Grout   
9-355  Benaud   10-368  Meckiff   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
P S Heine 14.2 3 58 6 4.05  60.00%
N A T Adcock 23.0 3 106 1 4.61  10.00%
T L Goddard 16.0 5 57 0 3.56
H J Tayfield 29.0 9 101 2 3.48  20.00%
V I Smith 9.0 2 30 1 3.33  10.00%
 
South Africa 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
D J McGlew* c Simpson b Meckiff 6          2.99%
T L Goddard c †Grout b Davidson 5          2.49%
J D Nel c †Grout b Davidson 7          3.48%
J H B Waite c †Grout b Burke 59          29.35%
R A McLean c †Grout b Davidson 0        
W R Endean c Meckiff b Davidson 77          38.31%
K J Funston b Meckiff 27          13.43%
H J Tayfield c †Grout b Meckiff 3          1.49%
P S Heine c †Grout b Davidson 2          1.00%
V I Smith not out 1          0.50%
N A T Adcock c Simpson b Davidson 0        
Extras (b 5, lb 7, w 1, nb 1) 14  
Total All Out   (78.4 overs @ 2.56 rpo) 201  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-6  Goddard   2-19  McGlew   3-19  Nel   4-19  McLean   
5-148  Waite   6-193  Endean   7-196  Tayfield   8-199  Funston   
9-199  Heine   10-201  Adcock   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A K Davidson 17.4 4 34 6 1.92  60.00%
I Meckiff 26.0 3 52 3 2.00  30.00%
K D Mackay 11.0 1 29 0 2.64
R Benaud 2.0 0 15 0 7.50
L F Kline 8.0 2 18 0 2.25
J W Burke 14.0 3 39 1 2.79  10.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings (target 304) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
C C McDonald st †Waite b Smith 25          15.43%
J W Burke retired hurt 10          6.17%
K D Mackay not out 65          40.12%
I D Craig* b Tayfield 17          10.49%
P J P Burge b Tayfield 14          8.64%
R B Simpson not out 23          14.20%
R Benaud              
A K Davidson              
A T W Grout              
I Meckiff              
L F Kline              
Extras (b 6, lb 2) 8  
Total 3 wickets   (73.0 overs @ 2.22 rpo) 162  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-44  McDonald   2-85  Craig   3-118  Burge   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
P S Heine 8.0 2 17 0 2.13
N A T Adcock 3.0 0 11 0 3.67
T L Goddard 12.0 6 24 0 2.00
H J Tayfield 33.0 12 70 2 2.12  20.00%
V I Smith 16.0 8 25 1 1.56  10.00%
D J McGlew 1.0 0 7 0 7.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 222/2 (DJ McGlew 100*, JHB Waite 19*)
Day 2 - Australia 1st innings 15/0 (CC McDonald 10*, JW Burke 5*)
Day 3 - Australia 1st innings 307/7 (R Benaud 80*, ATW Grout 21*)
Day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 176/5 (WR Endean 68*, KJ Funston 18*)
Day 5 - Australia 2nd Innings 162/3, 73.0 overs - end of match
 
Match Notes
Australia 2nd innings - J W Burke retired hurt/ill at 17/0