Border v North Eastern Transvaal
Currie Cup 1951/52 (Section B)
VenueJan Smuts Ground, East London on 30th November, 1st December 1951 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultBorder won by 7 wickets
PointsBorder 6; North Eastern Transvaal 0
UmpiresRJ Capstick, AL Haiden
Close of play day 1North Eastern Transvaal (2) 23/4 (Woolley 3*, Paton 2*)

North Eastern Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+H Ralphsc Dawson b Beesly8     
SP de Vigneb Dawson1     
PC Daviesc Hayes b Chalmers9     
TH Woolleyc Hayes b Beesly6     
*HE Pattersonc Hayes b Chalmers9     
HV Patonc Fuller b Chalmers1     
JW Blewettc Fenner b Whitfield12     
BAL Wilesc CH Kirton b Whitfield20     
LD Vlokc Hayes b Whitfield31     
PS Heinest Hayes b Whitfield0     
FJD Stokes-Wallernot out6     
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(all out, 51.2 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-16, 3-22, 4-30, 5-33, 6-34, 7-62, 8-69, 9-69, 10-105 (51.2 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beesly16   7202--
Dawson12   3221--
Chalmers15   6323--
Hicks3   0120--

Border first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GC Fullerc Woolley b Heine8     
CH Kirtonc Ralphs b Stokes-Waller21     
OC Dawsonc and b Vlok12     
KN Kirtonrun out36     
HVL Whitfieldb Wiles5     
WM Taintonb Paton0     
AW Hicksb Paton14     
D Fennerc Paton b Wiles7     
*+AV Hayesb Blewett29     
R Beeslyc Woolley b Patterson39     
WR Chalmersnot out0     
Total(all out, 35.2 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-35, 3-45, 4-66, 5-69, 6-87, 7-98, 8-111, 9-176, 10-177 (35.2 ov)
North Eastern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Heine4   1201--
Vlok5   0271--
Wiles2   0222--
Paton15   3512--
Stokes-Waller7   0451--
Blewett1   041--

North Eastern Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+H Ralphsc Hicks b Dawson11     
SP de Vigneb Dawson0     
PC Daviesc CH Kirton b Dawson2     
TH Woolleyb Beesly3     
*HE Pattersonb Whitfield4     
HV Patonc CH Kirton b Chalmers40     
JW Blewettlbw b Beesly49     
BAL Wilesst Hayes b Chalmers29     
LD Vlokc Hayes b Whitfield14     
PS Heinenot out4     
FJD Stokes-Wallerc Hicks b Chalmers1     
Total(all out, 51.5 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-11, 3-14, 4-21, 5-26, 6-93, 7-128, 8-146, 9-159, 10-160 (51.5 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Beesly9   4192--
Dawson9   3233--
Hicks3   1100--
Whitfield12   0652--

Border second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GC Fullerlbw b Stokes-Waller20     
CH Kirtonst Ralphs b Stokes-Waller10     
OC Dawsonlbw b Stokes-Waller6     
KN Kirtonnot out12     
HVL Whitfieldnot out40     
WM Taintondid not bat      
AW Hicksdid not bat      
D Fennerdid not bat      
*+AV Hayesdid not bat      
R Beeslydid not bat      
WR Chalmersdid not bat      
Extras(2 lb)2
Total(3 wickets, 18 overs)90
Fall of wickets:
1-28, 2-35, 3-40
North Eastern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Heine3   0130--
Vlok2   1130--
Paton7   0300--
Stokes-Waller6   2323--

--> The match was scheduled for three days but completed in two.
--> WR Chalmers made his debut in First-Class matches
--> LD Vlok (1) passed his previous highest score of 23 in First-Class matches
--> R Beesly (1) passed his previous highest score of 20 in First-Class matches
--> JW Blewett (2) passed his previous highest score of 37 in First-Class matches
--> HVL Whitfield achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the North Eastern Transvaal first innings (previous best was 3-76)