Natal v Orange Free State
Currie Cup 1950/51
VenueKingsmead, Durban on 18th, 20th, 21st November 1950 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNatal won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNatal won by an innings and 157 runs
PointsNatal 6; Orange Free State 0
UmpiresPH Goulding, J Wood
Close of play day 1Natal (1) 521/7 (Payn 21*; 98.7 overs)
Close of play day 2Orange Free State (2) 136/6 (Jackson 2*, Riemer 5*)

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ McGlewc Tuckett b Jackson52     
I de Gersignyc Riemer b Tuckett5     
JC Watkinsc Riemer b Jackson169 22014- 
*AD Nourseb Wright121 2098- 
RA McLeanc and b Liddle72 936- 
DF Dowlingc Tuckett b Liddle38     
+RJ Williamsc Kirby b Liddle34     
LW Paynnot out21     
HJ Keithdid not bat      
HJ Tayfielddid not bat      
LA Markhamdid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, declared, 330 minutes, 98.7 overs)521
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-93, 3-300, 4-411, 5-431, 6-480, 7-521 (98.7 ov)
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tuckett20   1921--
Hawkins18   2790--
Wright21   11021--
Jackson8   0502--
Hanson7   0310--
Foley3   0120--

Orange Free State first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*HF Wrightb Keith0     
SL Hansonc de Gersigny b Tayfield11     
IEF Kirbyrun out25     
RC le Sueurc McGlew b Payn23     
TMH van der Spuyrun out3     
GFK Jacksonlbw b Watkins23     
LTD Tuckettc Williams b Keith26     
+DG Riemerb Keith2     
JR Liddlec de Gersigny b Watkins1     
EH Hawkinsnot out0     
CJP Foleyabsent hurt
Total(all out, 59.1 overs)118
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-28, 3-51, 4-56, 5-64, 6-106, 7-113, 8-114, 9-118 (59.1 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watkins9   3172--
Markham9   1330--
Tayfield14   6151--
Payn14   4281--
Dowling1   010--

Orange Free State second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
LTD Tuckettb Watkins3     
SL Hansonc Dowling b Keith3     
IEF Kirbylbw b Dowling11     
RC le Sueurc Nourse b Keith53     
TMH van der Spuyc Williams b Tayfield41     
*HF Wrightb Tayfield8     
GFK Jacksonb Payn47     
+DG Riemernot out61     
JR Liddlec McLean b Payn0     
EH Hawkinsc Payn b de Gersigny9     
CJP Foleyabsent hurt
Total(all out, 93.6 overs)246
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-10, 3-24, 4-109, 5-126, 6-129, 7-216, 8-218, 9-246 (93.6 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watkins12   4161--
Keith15   7232--
Markham9   0390--
Tayfield22   7382--
Payn14   1532--
Dowling18   5531--
de Gersigny3.60141--

--> SL Hanson made his debut in First-Class matches
--> CJP Foley made his debut in First-Class matches
--> JC Watkins (1) passed his previous highest score of 71 in First-Class matches
--> JC Watkins (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> JC Watkins (1) 100 in 167 minutes
--> AD Nourse (1) 100 in 194 minutes
--> RA McLean (1) passed his previous highest score of 67 in First-Class matches
--> DG Riemer (2) passed his previous highest score of 49 in First-Class matches
--> HJ Keith achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Orange Free State first innings (previous best was 2-31)