Natal v Western Province
Currie Cup 1950/51
VenueKingsmead, Durban on 15th, 16th, 18th December 1950 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsNatal 3; Western Province 1
UmpiresDT Drew, JV Hart-Davis
Close of play day 1Western Province (1) 1/0 (Nel 1*, Westcott 0*)
Close of play day 2Western Province (1) 34/1 (Nel 14*, Thwaits 3*)

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ McGlewb Thwaits17     
I de Gersignyb Thwaits22     
JC Watkinsb Thwaits22     
*AD Noursec Reid b Thwaits114 2077- 
RA McLeanrun out49     
DF Dowlingc Hanley b Thwaits3     
HJ Keithb van Ryneveld26     
HJ Tayfieldnot out58     
+RJ Williamsc Reid b van Ryneveld0     
LA Markhamst Reid b van Ryneveld0     
CN McCarthyst Reid b van Ryneveld5     
Extras(5 b, 7 lb, 1 nb)13
Total(all out, 102 overs)329
Fall of wickets:
1-38, 2-41, 3-72, 4-193, 5-199, 6-254, 7-280, 8-295, 9-295, 10-329 (102 ov)
Western Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Witte28   5600--
Innes4   0150--
Thwaits39   12925--
van Ryneveld19   2984--
Hanley12   2510--

Western Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Nelc Keith b Dowling49     
RJ Westcottc Williams b Tayfield14     
SA Thwaitsc Watkins b Keith32     
*JE Cheethamlbw b Dowling11     
TB Reddickc McLean b Tayfield44     
CB van Ryneveldrun out1     
GAS Innesc Williams b McCarthy15     
AW Marshallc Keith b Markham11     
+ABJ Reidnot out17     
MA Hanleyc Tayfield b Markham0     
EV Wittec Tayfield b Markham4     
Extras(2 b, 6 lb, 3 nb)11
Total(all out, 103.3 overs)209
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-101, 3-113, 4-114, 5-118, 6-148, 7-185, 8-190, 9-200, 10-209 (103.3 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCarthy16   5271--
Watkins7   3100--
Keith28   13481--
Tayfield24   13272--
Dowling12   4332--

Natal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ McGlewnot out11     
I de Gersignyb Witte39     
JC Watkinsdid not bat      
*AD Noursedid not bat      
RA McLeandid not bat      
DF Dowlingdid not bat      
HJ Keithdid not bat      
HJ Tayfielddid not bat      
+RJ Williamsdid not bat      
LA Markhamdid not bat      
CN McCarthydid not bat      
Extras(1 nb)1
Total(1 wicket, declared, 13.3 overs)51
Fall of wickets:
1-51 (de Gersigny, 13.3 ov)
Western Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thwaits3   0100--
Marshall3   0170--
Westcott1   030--

Western Province second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JD Nelnot out21     
RJ Westcottnot out26     
SA Thwaitsdid not bat      
*JE Cheethamdid not bat      
TB Reddickdid not bat      
CB van Rynevelddid not bat      
GAS Innesdid not bat      
AW Marshalldid not bat      
+ABJ Reiddid not bat      
MA Hanleydid not bat      
EV Wittedid not bat      
Extras(3 b)3
Total(no wicket, 22 overs)50
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCarthy3   300--
Watkins3   240--
Keith3   150--
Markham4   170--
Dowling3   190--
de Gersigny2   090--
McLean2   0100--
McGlew2   030--

--> TB Reddick made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> JC Watkins (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 12
--> HJ Tayfield (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 24
--> HJ Tayfield reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Western Province first innings
--> LA Markham reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Western Province first innings