Border v Rhodesia
Currie Cup 1951/52 (Section B)
VenueJan Smuts Ground, East London on 24th, 26th, 27th December 1951 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultBorder won by 143 runs
PointsBorder 6; Rhodesia 0
Close of play day 1Rhodesia (1) 103/6 (Rees 13*, Davies 14*)
Close of play day 2Border (2) 217/6 (CH Kirton 56*, Tainton 13*)

Border first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+HS Laceyc Harris b Mansell44     
CH Kirtonc Baldwin b Mansell19     
OC Dawsonc Rees b Buchanan96     
KN Kirtonlbw b Mansell53     
D Fennerc and b Mansell41     
HVL Whitfieldb Buchanan2     
*AW Hicksc Harris b Buchanan3     
WM Taintonc Davies b Mansell10     
S Knottrun out46     
CF Kuhnc Lewis b Mansell11     
WR Chalmersnot out0     
Total(all out, 87.6 overs)333
Fall of wickets:
1-61, 2-70, 3-208, 4-216, 5-218, 6-222, 7-254, 8-305, 9-329, 10-333 (87.6 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wooler14   1530--
Buchanan30   6973--
Anderson15   0840--

Rhodesia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JHA Wallacec Knott b Chalmers16     
JMS Baldwinc Fenner b Knott8     
JB Roothmanc Fenner b Chalmers18     
DJ Lewisrun out24     
*DW Reesc Fenner b Hicks40     
PNF Mansellst Lacey b Whitfield8     
+C Harrislbw b Chalmers0     
MW Daviesb Chalmers61     
CRD Woolerc and b Chalmers24     
PH Andersonc Hicks b Whitfield4     
JM Buchanannot out1     
Total(all out, 73 overs)211
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-26, 3-52, 4-67, 5-74, 6-74, 7-165, 8-190, 9-199, 10-211 (73 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knott8   0311--
Dawson8   0190--
Chalmers25   9475--
Whitfield17   1742--
Tainton3   090--
Hicks8   1151--
Kuhn4   190--

Border second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+HS Laceyc Harris b Mansell1     
CH Kirtonc Anderson b Mansell71 360   
OC Dawsonc Harris b Wooler47     
KN Kirtonc Harris b Mansell14     
D Fennerb Mansell1     
HVL Whitfieldc Anderson b Mansell23     
*AW Hicksb Buchanan47     
WM Taintonst Harris b Mansell24     
S Knottb Wooler0     
CF Kuhnc Harris b Mansell11     
WR Chalmersnot out0     
Total(all out, 93.7 overs)257
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-72, 3-95, 4-97, 5-131, 6-196, 7-234, 8-235, 9-256, 10-257 (93.7 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wooler29   10672--
Buchanan19   6361--
Anderson8   2220--

Rhodesia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JHA Wallaceb Chalmers9     
JMS Baldwinst Lacey b Whitfield20     
JB Roothmanc and b Whitfield33     
DJ Lewisc KN Kirton b Whitfield58     
*DW Reeslbw b Hicks13     
PNF Mansellc Lacey b Chalmers51     
+C Harrisc KN Kirton b Whitfield11     
MW Daviesrun out12     
CRD Woolernot out23     
PH Andersonst Lacey b Chalmers0     
JM Buchananc KN Kirton b Chalmers0     
Total(all out, 70.2 overs)236
Fall of wickets:
1-29, 2-31, 3-104, 4-123, 5-147, 6-179, 7-212, 8-216, 9-222, 10-236 (70.2 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knott5   1170--
Dawson3   230--
Whitfield28   31104--
Tainton1   020--
Hicks6   0211--
Kuhn2   060--

--> S Knott made his debut in First-Class matches
--> CF Kuhn made his debut in First-Class matches
--> OC Dawson (1) passed 2500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 30
--> D Fenner (1) passed his previous highest score of 37 in First-Class matches
--> JHA Wallace (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 10
--> MW Davies (1) passed his previous highest score of 16 in First-Class matches
--> DJ Lewis (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 53
--> WR Chalmers achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Rhodesia first innings (previous best was 3-32)
--> WR Chalmers achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Rhodesia first innings