Natal v Transvaal
Currie Cup 1951/52 (Section A)
VenueKingsmead, Durban on 15th, 17th, 18th December 1951 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsNatal 3; Transvaal 1
Close of play day 1Transvaal (1) 22/1 (Rowan 9*, Crews 7*)
Close of play day 2Natal (2) 48/1 (McGlew 15*, Keith 6*)

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DJ McGlewc C Tayfield b Nickel15     
I de Gersignyb Muller19     
HJ Keithb A Tayfield45 198   
PH Holmanrun out0     
RA McLeanc Winslow b A Tayfield60     
JC Watkinsc Kidd b A Tayfield68     
AL Uptonc and b Stewart46     
HJ Tayfieldlbw b A Tayfield8     
+JM Kaplanc Kidd b A Tayfield5     
NE Markhamc Rowan b A Tayfield18     
VI Smithnot out0     
Extras(9 b, 1 lb, 6 nb)16
Total(all out, 101.5 overs)300
Fall of wickets:
1-37, 2-37, 3-37, 4-133, 5-194, 6-243, 7-255, 8-265, 9-297, 10-300 (101.5 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nickel16   9361--
Muller18   1641--
A Tayfield34   9756--
C Tayfield7   0370--
Bruorton8   1210--

Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EAB Rowanc Kaplan b Markham19     
RC Wittec Kaplan b Watkins2     
BH Crewsb Markham14     
PL Winslowc and b Keith50     
DR Bruortonc Upton b Keith88 210   
C Tayfieldc McLean b Keith35     
A Nickelb Upton0     
A Tayfieldb Markham40     
+WDB Kiddlbw b Keith5     
DAC Stewartlbw b Tayfield1     
HSJ Mullernot out6     
Extras(11 b, 2 lb, 7 nb)20
Total(all out, 112 overs)280
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-35, 3-44, 4-116, 5-206, 6-207, 7-232, 8-250, 9-259, 10-280 (112 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Markham19   3453--
Watkins15   2421--
Keith34   14494--
Smith8   1170--
Tayfield26   8741--
Upton10   0331--

Natal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DJ McGlewrun out47     
I de Gersignyc Witte b Muller25     
HJ Keithc Winslow b Stewart10     
PH Holmanc Kidd b A Tayfield18     
RA McLeanc Witte b A Tayfield37     
JC Watkinsb A Tayfield0     
AL Uptonb A Tayfield54     
HJ Tayfieldc Stewart b Bruorton55     
+JM Kaplannot out4     
NE Markhamb Stewart9     
VI Smithdid not bat      
Extras(8 b, 3 lb, 1 nb)12
Total(9 wickets, declared, 95.7 overs)271
Fall of wickets:
1-36, 2-75, 3-94, 4-128, 5-128, 6-145, 7-256, 8-258, 9-271 (95.7 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Nickel9   1210--
Muller21   3551--
A Tayfield24   7554--
C Tayfield5   1140--
Bruorton18   3571--
Crews2   160--

Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RC Witteb Keith21     
BH Crewsb Keith8     
PL Winslowc Kaplan b Keith8     
DR Bruortonnot out20     
C Tayfieldc de Gersigny b Tayfield73     
A Nickelnot out1     
*EAB Rowandid not bat      
A Tayfielddid not bat      
+WDB Kidddid not bat      
DAC Stewartdid not bat      
HSJ Mullerdid not bat      
Total(4 wickets, 44 overs)133
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-34, 3-52, 4-128
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Markham3   0100--
Watkins6   1150--
Keith15   5503--
Smith1   090--
Tayfield16   5381--
Upton2   050--
McLean1   040--

--> PH Holman made his debut in First-Class matches
--> DR Bruorton made his debut in First-Class matches
--> A Nickel made his debut in First-Class matches
--> WDB Kidd made his debut in First-Class matches
--> HSJ Muller made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AL Upton (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> PL Winslow (1) passed his previous highest score of 46 in First-Class matches
--> I de Gersigny (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 10
--> AL Upton (2) passed his previous highest score of 46 in First-Class matches
--> HJ Tayfield (2) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 41
--> C Tayfield (2) passed his previous highest score of 35 in First-Class matches
--> A Tayfield achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Natal first innings (previous best was 6-105)
--> HJ Tayfield reached 150 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Transvaal first innings