Griqualand West v Natal
Currie Cup 1946/47
VenueDe Beers Stadium, Kimberley on 16th, 18th, 19th November 1946 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultNatal won by 10 wickets
PointsGriqualand West 0; Natal 5
Close of play day 1Griqualand West (1) 33/3 (Nicholson 4*, McNamara 7*)
Close of play day 2Griqualand West (2) 63/2 (Dunn 15*, Cartwright 28*)

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DV Dyerc Cartwright b Waddington34     
DS Turnerlbw b Robinson3     
SH Martinc van der Westhuizen b Searle19     
*AD Nourseb Waddington192     
EL Daltonc Dunn b Waddington0     
OC Dawsonb Searle2     
LW Paynb Waddington6     
+RJ Williamsnot out117     
JH Raynerb Searle0     
LA Markhamb Searle5     
HJ Tayfieldb Waddington9     
Total(all out, 98.1 overs)393
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-41, 3-122, 4-122, 5-124, 6-146, 7-325, 8-333, 9-345, 10-393 (98.1 ov)
Griqualand West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robinson10   2441--
Dunn8   2300--
Searle30   41064--
Oats4   0360--
McNamara4   0280--

Griqualand West first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
FW Whelanc Dyer b Martin6     
A Dunnb Martin6     
*F Nicholsonc Dalton b Markham9     
NL Cartwrightlbw b Martin0     
LE McNamarac Tayfield b Dalton119     
+WH van der Westhuizenc Williams b Tayfield5     
DH Buckleyc Williams b Markham25     
JE Waddingtonc Tayfield b Martin12     
RW Searlec Payn b Tayfield5     
F Oatsnot out3     
JW Robinsonb Martin0     
Extras(13 b, 4 lb)17
Total(all out, 87.5 overs)207
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-12, 3-12, 4-53, 5-98, 6-173, 7-192, 8-203, 9-203, 10-207 (87.5 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Rayner7   2190--
Payn24   13260--
Dalton9   1311--
Markham12   4372--
Tayfield16   3452--

Griqualand West second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
A Dunnc Williams b Rayner69     
FW Whelanb Markham4     
*F Nicholsonst Williams b Markham16     
NL Cartwrightlbw b Rayner28     
LE McNamarab Rayner0     
DH Buckleyb Martin17     
+WH van der Westhuizenc Markham b Rayner7     
JE Waddingtonc Nourse b Markham6     
RW Searlenot out27     
F Oatsb Rayner20     
JW Robinsonb Rayner0     
Total(all out, 96.5 overs)200
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-27, 3-63, 4-63, 5-88, 6-113, 7-132, 8-192, 9-200, 10-200 (96.5 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Martin17   10181--
Payn9   2270--
Dalton15   5400--
Markham25   5553--
Tayfield15   9160--

Natal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DV Dyernot out7     
DS Turnernot out8     
SH Martindid not bat      
*AD Noursedid not bat      
EL Daltondid not bat      
OC Dawsondid not bat      
LW Payndid not bat      
+RJ Williamsdid not bat      
JH Raynerdid not bat      
LA Markhamdid not bat      
HJ Tayfielddid not bat      
Total(no wicket, 2 overs)15
Griqualand West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Waddington1   020--
Nicholson1   0130--

--> JH Rayner made his debut in First-Class matches
--> LA Markham made his debut in First-Class matches
--> F Oats made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AD Nourse (1) passed 6500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 180
--> RJ Williams (1) passed his previous highest score of 90 in First-Class matches
--> RJ Williams (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> LE McNamara (1) passed his previous highest score of 82 in First-Class matches
--> LE McNamara (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> RW Searle achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Natal first innings (previous best was 3-82)
--> JH Rayner achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Griqualand West second innings