Griqualand West v Natal
Currie Cup 1950/51
VenueDe Beers Stadium, Kimberley on 29th, 30th December 1950, 1st January 1951 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossGriqualand West won the toss and decided to bat
ResultNatal won by an innings and 80 runs
PointsGriqualand West 0; Natal 6
Close of play day 1Griqualand West (1) 92/6 (Buckley 26*, Waddington 5*)
Close of play day 2Natal (1) 348/7 (Dowling 88*, Williams 23*; 88 overs)

Griqualand West first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Draperc McGlew b Keith0     
LB Huttonst Williams b Smith5     
CD Helfrichlbw b Tayfield47     
DF Marriottc Tayfield b Smith8     
F Oatsst Williams b Smith0     
LE McNamarac Williams b Smith0     
DH Buckleyc Nourse b Smith43     
*JE Waddingtonc Tayfield b Smith17     
+JP Charltonnot out4     
JG Sievewrightb Tayfield11     
JW Robinsonc de Gersigny b Tayfield3     
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(all out, 63.6 overs)141
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-5, 3-17, 4-17, 5-17, 6-85, 7-121, 8-124, 9-135, 10-141 (63.6 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watkins3   130--
Keith9   4131--
Smith21   6496--
Dowling3   0180--
Markham5   290--

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
DJ McGlewlbw b Waddington59     
I de Gersignyc Robinson b Oats5     
JC Watkinsb Robinson3     
*AD Nourselbw b Robinson53     
RA McLeanc Charlton b Oats44     
DF Dowlingnot out88 1359- 
HJ Keithb Sievewright63     
HJ Tayfieldc McNamara b Sievewright0     
+RJ Williamsnot out23     
VI Smithdid not bat      
LA Markhamdid not bat      
Total(7 wickets, declared, 88 overs)348
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-11, 3-90, 4-170, 5-170, 6-298, 7-298
Griqualand West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Robinson19   4502--
Oats13   2692--
Waddington34   9831--
Sievewright12   0722--
McNamara6   0430--
Helfrich3   0170--
Buckley1   040--

Griqualand West second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Draperc Watkins b Keith5     
LB Huttonc Keith b Watkins4     
F Oatsc Keith b Watkins4     
DF Marriottb Watkins3     
CD Helfrichc Dowling b Tayfield52     
LE McNamarab Watkins0     
DH Buckleylbw b Tayfield17     
*JE Waddingtonc and b Smith3     
+JP Charltonnot out11     
JG Sievewrightb Tayfield14     
JW Robinsonc Watkins b Markham11     
Extras(3 b)3
Total(all out, 41.6 overs)127
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-11, 3-14, 4-25, 5-29, 6-85, 7-86, 8-96, 9-110, 10-127 (41.6 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watkins11   3264--
Keith8   1231--
Smith11   0491--
Tayfield10   0193--

--> JG Sievewright made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> LA Markham made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> HJ Keith (1) passed his previous highest score of 26 in First-Class matches
--> JG Sievewright (2) passed his previous highest score of 11 in First-Class matches
--> JC Watkins achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Griqualand West second innings (previous best was 2-17)