South v South Africans
South Africa in British Isles 1947
VenueCentral Recreation Ground, Hastings on 3rd, 4th, 5th September 1947 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossToss not known
ResultSouth Africans won by 9 wickets
UmpiresF Chester, A Skelding
Close of play day 1South Africans (1) 431/7 (Dawson 112*, Plimsoll 1*)
Close of play day 2South (1) 341/9 (Wright 1*, Goddard 1*)

South Africans first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
B Mitchellc Valentine b Goddard145      
*A Melvillec Griffith b Perks14      
KG Viljoenlbw b Compton50      
AD Noursec Edrich b Bailey27      
OC Dawsonnot out166  221  
GM Fullertonb Wright46      
NBF Mannb Goddard20      
AMB Rowanrun out1      
JB Plimsollb Perks14      
+JD Lindsaynot out6      
VI Smithdid not bat      
Extras(12 b, 1 lb, 6 nb, 2 w)21
Total(8 wickets, declared, 125 overs)510
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-162, 3-204, 4-271, 5-381, 6-405, 7-409, 8-446
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Perks20   8512--
Bailey20   1841--
Compton22   0971--
Goddard35   71362--
Wright22   2901--
Robins6   0310--

South first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonc Melville b Rowan55      
WJ Edrichlbw b Rowan64      
DCS Comptonst Lindsay b Mann101 10813-  
BH Valentineb Rowan9      
TE Baileyb Rowan18      
HT Bartlettc Viljoen b Mann46      
*RWV Robinsc Nourse b Rowan33      
+SC Griffithc Lindsay b Mann1      
RTD Perksc and b Mann0      
DVP Wrightnot out1      
TWJ Goddardnot out1      
Extras(9 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)12
Total(9 wickets, declared, 96 overs)341
Fall of wickets:
1-81, 2-196, 3-226, 4-232, 5-301, 6-305, 7-336, 8-336, 9-336
South Africans bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Plimsoll20   4570--
Dawson10   0400--
Mann35   6974--
Rowan28   41085--
Smith3   0270--

South second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
JDB Robertsonb Mann12      
WJ Edrichlbw b Rowan54      
DCS Comptonb Rowan30      
BH Valentinest Lindsay b Mann33      
TE Baileyb Rowan6      
HT Bartlettc Lindsay b Mann19      
*RWV Robinsc Lindsay b Mann14      
+SC Griffithb Rowan11      
RTD Perksc Dawson b Rowan4      
DVP Wrightlbw b Mann1      
TWJ Goddardnot out0      
Extras(6 b, 8 lb, 1 nb)15
Total(all out, 67.2 overs)199
Fall of wickets:
1-32, 2-92, 3-97, 4-139, 5-159, 6-159, 7-185, 8-191, 9-197, 10-199 (67.2 ov)
South Africans bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Plimsoll6   0150--
Dawson9   2150--
Mann28   11715--

South Africans second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+JD Lindsayb Goddard5      
GM Fullertonnot out22      
OC Dawsonnot out0      
B Mitchelldid not bat      
*A Melvilledid not bat      
KG Viljoendid not bat      
AD Noursedid not bat      
NBF Manndid not bat      
AMB Rowandid not bat      
JB Plimsolldid not bat      
VI Smithdid not bat      
Extras(4 lb)4
Total(1 wicket, 5.5 overs)31
Fall of wickets:
1-19 (Lindsay)
South bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goddard3   0131--

--> B Mitchell (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 131
--> OC Dawson (1) passed his previous highest score of 129 in first-class matches
--> OC Dawson (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches for the season when he reached 164
--> GM Fullerton (1) passed 1000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 12
--> DCS Compton (1) passed 16000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 45
--> AMB Rowan reached 150 wickets in first-class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the South first innings
--> AMB Rowan reached 100 wickets in first-class matches for the season when taking his 3rd wicket in the South second innings





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