Orange Free State v North Eastern Transvaal
First-Class matches in South Africa 1945/46
VenueRamblers Cricket Club Ground, Bloemfontein on 31st December 1945, 1st January 1946 (2-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNorth Eastern Transvaal won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresW Bate, Maclennan
Close of play day 1Orange Free State (1) 238 all out

Orange Free State first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Kaplanc Douglas b Wiles14     
HF Wrightb Wiles25     
HF Emslieb Wiles10     
RC le Sueurlbw b Davies11     
MN Starlingc Jordaan b Seyfried55     
*JC Newtonb Dowling42     
LTD Tuckettc Jordaan b Davies29     
RG Walkerleyc Bromham b Seyfried1     
+D Ellisc Lindsay b Davies12     
HD Beaumontnot out4     
KA Walkerb Wiles24     
Total(all out, 78 overs)238
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-55, 3-60, 4-77, 5-159, 6-173, 7-184, 8-200, 9-213, 10-238 (78 ov)
North Eastern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davies15   3343--
Seyfried13   2462--
Douglas8   2190--
Wiles18   4424--
Dowling22   2801--
Jordaan2   060--

North Eastern Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GP Fenwicklbw b Tuckett25     
HB Jordaanlbw b Wright1     
TH Woolleyc Beaumont b Wright0     
RC Hicksb Emslie20     
DF Dowlingb Walker43     
*CG Bromhamc and b Walker14     
+JD Lindsayrun out2     
BAL Wilesnot out14     
FA Seyfriedb Tuckett7     
EQ Daviesb Tuckett0     
WH Douglasc Tuckett b Walker13     
Extras(13 b, 4 lb)17
Total(all out, 54 overs)156
Fall of wickets:
1-12, 2-12, 3-49, 4-64, 5-110, 6-117, 7-118, 8-127, 9-127, 10-156 (54 ov)
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tuckett15   1413--
Wright12   3272--
Beaumont2   070--
Emslie3   221--
Walker11   2273--
le Sueur3   0120--
Starling8   0230--

Orange Free State second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CJ Kaplanb Davies6     
HF Wrightb Davies26     
HF Emsliec sub b Seyfried7     
RC le Sueurst Lindsay b Wiles8     
MN Starlingc and b Wiles5     
*JC Newtonst Lindsay b Seyfried27     
LTD Tuckettnot out13     
RG Walkerleylbw b Douglas5     
+D Ellisb Douglas16     
HD Beaumontdid not bat      
KA Walkerdid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 5 lb)12
Total(8 wickets, declared, 35 overs)125
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-44, 3-48, 4-60, 5-88, 6-96, 7-104, 8-125 (35 ov)
North Eastern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davies12   0322--
Seyfried12   0432--
Douglas2   0132--
Wiles9   0252--

North Eastern Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GP Fenwickrun out25     
HB Jordaanb Tuckett9     
+JD Lindsaylbw b Tuckett15     
DF Dowlingb Beaumont15     
BAL Wilesst Ellis b le Sueur3     
RC Hickslbw b Emslie30     
TH Woolleynot out18     
*CG Bromhamnot out7     
FA Seyfrieddid not bat      
EQ Daviesdid not bat      
WH Douglasdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 5 lb)6
Total(6 wickets, 44 overs)128
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-46, 3-70, 4-70, 5-90, 6-128
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tuckett12   2372--
Wright10   4240--
Beaumont5   0121--
Emslie3   061--
Walker6   0180--
le Sueur5   0191--
Starling3   060--

--> HF Emslie made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> GP Fenwick made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> EQ Davies made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> MN Starling (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in First-Class matches
--> GP Fenwick (1) passed his previous highest score of 23 in First-Class matches
--> D Ellis (2) equalled his previous highest score of 16 in First-Class matches
--> GP Fenwick (2) equalled his previous highest score of 25 in First-Class matches
--> BAL Wiles achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Orange Free State first innings (previous best was 2-74)
--> LTD Tuckett reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the North Eastern Transvaal first innings