Border v Eastern Province
Currie Cup 1946/47
VenueJan Smuts Ground, East London on 8th, 10th, 11th March 1947 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultEastern Province won by 7 runs
PointsBorder 0; Eastern Province 5
Close of play day 1Border (1) 12/0 (White 4*, Reid 8*)
Close of play day 2Border (2) 8/3 (Phillips 3*, Reid 1*)

Eastern Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Hickslbw b Wienand1     
RG Draperb Wienand17     
HV Felthamb Wienand22     
JO Youngc Curnick b Hubbard38     
HG Emslieb Wienand12     
SA Thwaitsc White b Wienand0     
JM Leibbrandtc White b Wienand0     
*SF Hirdb Hubbard8     
JW Wellsnot out7     
+DG Riemerc Curnick b Wienand3     
OGR Reynoldsb Wienand4     
Extras(8 b, 4 lb)12
Total(all out, 57 overs)124
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-39, 3-44, 4-80, 5-80, 6-84, 7-97, 8-112, 9-114, 10-124 (57 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beesly14   2230--
Wienand17   5388--
Woods13   3180--
Reid3   150--
Hubbard10   0282--

Border first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CD Whitec Riemer b Young21     
SC Reidc Hicks b Hird14     
AJ Curnickc Riemer b Reynolds3     
RR Phillipsc Riemer b Hird46     
HVL Whitfieldlbw b Hird17     
GV Wienandb Leibbrandt3     
PS Hubbardrun out0     
*GGL Mandylbw b Thwaits9     
R Beeslyb Hird0     
+N Kirstenc Leibbrandt b Reynolds8     
DAC Woodsnot out3     
Extras(1 b, 8 lb, 2 nb)11
Total(all out, 71 overs)135
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-34, 3-65, 4-95, 5-110, 6-110, 7-110, 8-110, 9-130, 10-135 (71 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Young12   1251--
Leibbrandt19   6241--
Hird24   12234--
Thwaits8   1181--
Reynolds6   0202--
Wells2   0140--

Eastern Province second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AW Hicksc White b Wienand2     
RG Draperc Reid b Wienand0     
HV Felthamb Woods6     
JO Youngb Wienand1     
HG Emslieb Beesly5     
SA Thwaitsc White b Beesly1     
JM Leibbrandtc Phillips b Woods2     
*SF Hirdc Curnick b Woods0     
JW Wellsc Phillips b Woods0     
+DG Riemerc Phillips b Wienand26     
OGR Reynoldsnot out1     
Extras(7 b, 1 lb)8
Total(all out, 28 overs)52
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-3, 3-11, 4-11, 5-29, 6-33, 7-51, 8-51, 9-51, 10-52 (28 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beesly10   5102--
Wienand12   5204--
Woods6   1144--

Border second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CD Whitec Emslie b Hird0     
SC Reidc and b Hird1     
AJ Curnickc Feltham b Hird2     
+N Kirstenb Thwaits0     
RR Phillipsb Hird5     
HVL Whitfieldc Riemer b Thwaits3     
GV Wienandc Hicks b Thwaits14     
*GGL Mandyrun out2     
PS Hubbardc Riemer b Thwaits0     
DAC Woodsc Hicks b Hird2     
R Beeslynot out0     
Extras(3 b, 2 lb)5
Total(all out, 19.5 overs)34
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-4, 3-4, 4-8, 5-10, 6-14, 7-21, 8-21, 9-32, 10-34 (19.5 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Hird10   2165--

--> N Kirsten made his debut in First-Class matches
--> JW Wells made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> PS Hubbard made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> SF Hird (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 6
--> DG Riemer (2) equalled his previous highest score of 26 in First-Class matches
--> GV Wienand achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Eastern Province first innings (previous best was 4-32)
--> GV Wienand achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Eastern Province first innings
--> DAC Woods achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Eastern Province second innings (previous best was 3-92)