South Africa v England
Marylebone Cricket Club in South Africa 1927/28 (5th Test)
VenueKingsmead, Durban on 4th, 6th, 7th, 8th February 1928 (4-day match)
Balls per over6
TossSouth Africa won the toss and decided to field
ResultSouth Africa won by 8 wickets
UmpiresAG Laver, GB Treadwell
Close of play day 1No play
Close of play day 2South Africa (1) 6/0 (Taylor 3*, Coen 2*)
Close of play day 3England (2) 30/1 (Sutcliffe 10*, Tyldesley 14*)

England first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
P Holmesc Cameron b Bissett0  -- 
H Sutcliffec Cameron b Vincent51     
GE Tyldesleyc Morkel b Vincent100     
WR Hammondc Catterall b Nupen66     
RES Wyattc Catterall b Bissett22     
*GTS Stevensc Taylor b Vincent13     
EW Dawsonlbw b Nupen14     
WE Astilllbw b Nupen1  -- 
SJ Staplesb Nupen2  -- 
+H Elliottc Catterall b Nupen1  -- 
AP Freemannot out0  -- 
Extras(4 b, 4 lb, 4 nb)12
Total(all out, 102.5 overs)282
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Holmes), 2-132 (Sutcliffe), 3-177 (Tyldesley), 4-240 (Wyatt), 5-262 (Hammond), 6-264 (Stevens), 7-265 (Astill), 8-269 (Staples), 9-282 (Elliott), 10-282 (Dawson, 102.5 ov)
South Africa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bissett16   1612--
Hall18   0480--
Vincent31   4633--
Morkel2   030--
Nicolson2   0120--

South Africa first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HW Taylorlbw b Staples36     
SK Coenb Astill28     
DPB Morkelc Hammond b Staples2  -- 
JFW Nicolsonb Astill21     
RH Catterallc Holmes b Astill119   2 
+HB Cameronc Holmes b Freeman53   2 
*HG Deaneb Staples23     
EP Nupennot out19     
CL Vincentnot out19     
GF Bissettdid not bat      
AE Halldid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 9 lb, 2 nb)12
Total(7 wickets, declared, 113 overs)332
Fall of wickets:
1-57 (Coen), 2-60 (Morkel), 3-87 (Taylor), 4-95 (Nicolson), 5-230 (Cameron), 6-278 (Deane), 7-296 (Catterall)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hammond12   2410--
Staples44   13963--
Wyatt3   0160--
Freeman16   2571--
Astill36   10993--
Stevens2   0110--

England second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
P Holmeslbw b Bissett0  -- 
H Sutcliffelbw b Nupen23     
GE Tyldesleyc Deane b Bissett21     
WR Hammondc Vincent b Bissett3  -- 
RES Wyattnot out20     
*GTS Stevensc Deane b Bissett18   1 
EW Dawsonc Vincent b Bissett9     
WE Astillc Coen b Bissett0  -- 
SJ Staplesb Bissett7     
+H Elliottb Vincent3  -- 
AP Freemanc Hall b Vincent1  -- 
Extras(10 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)13
Total(all out, 55 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-0 (Holmes), 2-40 (Tyldesley), 3-43 (Hammond), 4-70 (Sutcliffe), 5-89 (Stevens), 6-90 (Dawson), 7-90 (Astill), 8-103 (Staples), 9-114 (Elliott), 10-118 (Freeman, 55 ov)
South Africa bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Bissett19   5297--
Hall10   3180--
Nupen9   2141--
Vincent17   3442--

South Africa second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HW Taylorc Wyatt b Staples29     
SK Coennot out25     
EP Nupenc Freeman b Hammond10     
RH Catterallnot out2  -- 
DPB Morkeldid not bat      
JFW Nicolsondid not bat      
+HB Camerondid not bat      
*HG Deanedid not bat      
CL Vincentdid not bat      
GF Bissettdid not bat      
AE Halldid not bat      
Extras(2 lb, 1 w)3
Total(2 wickets, 23.2 overs)69
Fall of wickets:
1-51 (Taylor), 2-66 (Nupen)
England bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hammond10   2251--
Staples11   3301--
Astill2   090--

--> GE Tyldesley (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 57
--> EW Dawson made his debut in Test matches
--> H Elliott made his debut in Test matches
--> HW Taylor (2) passed 8500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 5
--> GF Bissett achieved his best innings bowling analysis in first-class matches when he dismissed SJ Staples in the England second innings (previous best was 6-87)
--> GF Bissett achieved his best innings bowling analysis in Test matches when he dismissed WE Astill in the England second innings (previous best was 5-37)
--> RES Wyatt retired hurt in the England second innings having scored 4 (team score 49/3) - he returned when the score was 89/5





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