Transvaal v Eastern Province
Currie Cup 1946/47
VenueEllis Park, Johannesburg on 14th, 16th, 17th December 1946 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossEastern Province won the toss and decided to field
ResultTransvaal won by 157 runs
PointsTransvaal 5; Eastern Province 0
Close of play day 1Transvaal (1) 153/5 (Begbie 31*, AMB Rowan 17*)
Close of play day 2Transvaal (2) 33/3 (Mitchell 2*)

Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EAB Rowanb Mann19     
OE Wynneb Thwaits12     
+GM Fullertonc Draper b Thwaits6     
*B Mitchellst Draper b Mann0     
TA Harrisst Draper b Mann25     
DW Begbiec Pringle b Mann50     
AMB Rowanc Young b Mann19     
WR Endeannot out48     
OW Grinakerc Thwaits b Thysse34     
N Gordonb Thysse7     
WW Ralphb Mann1     
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)11
Total(all out, 147.6 overs)232
Fall of wickets:
1-33, 2-37, 3-40, 4-40, 5-115, 6-127, 7-140, 8-211, 9-227, 10-232 (147.6 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Young22   5520--
Thysse10   3252--
Thwaits37   14542--
Hird6   350--
Reynolds5   0160--

Eastern Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Hicksb Gordon5     
+RG Draperb AMB Rowan12     
HV Felthamc Harris b Ralph7     
SA Thwaitsb AMB Rowan8     
EB Nortonb Begbie9     
GD Pringleb AMB Rowan13     
JO Youngc Grinaker b AMB Rowan0     
*SF Hirdc and b Begbie13     
OGR Reynoldsc Harris b AMB Rowan7     
DJ Thysseb Begbie5     
NBF Mannnot out19     
Extras(12 b, 4 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)18
Total(all out, 43.2 overs)116
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-26, 3-33, 4-56, 5-65, 6-68, 7-76, 8-91, 9-99, 10-116 (43.2 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gordon8   2161--
Ralph8   1121--
AMB Rowan18   2425--

Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
EAB Rowanc Draper b Mann18     
OE Wynnerun out6     
+GM Fullertonc Young b Hird7     
*B Mitchellb Mann2     
TA Harrisst Draper b Mann18     
OW Grinakerc Feltham b Thwaits11     
DW Begbiec Thysse b Reynolds35     
AMB Rowanc Hicks b Thwaits0     
WR Endeannot out26     
N Gordonb Thwaits6     
WW Ralphnot out1     
Extras(9 b, 2 nb)11
Total(9 wickets, declared, 51 overs)141
Fall of wickets:
1-24, 2-27, 3-33, 4-35, 5-62, 6-77, 7-84, 8-116, 9-129
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Young3   050--
Thysse3   0140--
Thwaits11   5203--
Mann18   6543--
Hird11   5151--
Reynolds5   0221--

Eastern Province second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+RG Draperc Mitchell b Begbie31     
AW Hicksc Mitchell b Gordon5     
HV Felthamlbw b Gordon0     
EB Nortonb AMB Rowan8     
SA Thwaitsb Begbie5     
GD Pringleb AMB Rowan5     
JO Youngb AMB Rowan22     
*SF Hirdc Begbie b AMB Rowan11     
OGR Reynoldsc Grinaker b AMB Rowan1     
NBF Mannnot out2     
DJ Thyssec EAB Rowan b AMB Rowan0     
Extras(7 b, 3 lb)10
Total(all out, 35.3 overs)100
Fall of wickets:
1-14, 2-18, 3-37, 4-53, 5-54, 6-64, 7-86, 8-97, 9-100, 10-100 (35.3 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gordon10   3202--
Ralph4   0150--
AMB Rowan13.32276--
Begbie8   1282--

--> WW Ralph made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AW Hicks made his debut in First-Class matches
--> GD Pringle made his debut in First-Class matches
--> DJ Thysse made his debut in First-Class matches
--> EAB Rowan (1) passed 6000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 9
--> NBF Mann (1) passed his previous highest score of 15 in First-Class matches
--> OW Grinaker made his debut for Transvaal in First-Class matches
--> NBF Mann made his debut for Eastern Province in First-Class matches
--> NBF Mann achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Transvaal first innings (previous best was 3-15)
--> NBF Mann achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Transvaal first innings
--> AMB Rowan achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Eastern Province first innings (previous best was 5-59)
--> AMB Rowan achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Eastern Province second innings (previous best was 5-42)