Border v Orange Free State
Currie Cup 1951/52 (Section B)
VenueJan Smuts Ground, East London on 31st December 1951, 1st, 2nd January 1952 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossToss not known
ResultMatch drawn
PointsBorder 1; Orange Free State 3
Close of play day 1Border (1) 47/2 (Fuller 23*, KN Kirton 9*)
Close of play day 2No play

Orange Free State first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Kochc Fuller b Knott5     
SL Hansonc Phillips b Knott26     
IEF Kirbyc Hayes b Hicks10     
RC le Sueurlbw b Phillips52     
KJ Funstonrun out111 20511- 
EL Johnstonest Hayes b Chalmers58     
JR Liddlec CH Kirton b Chalmers14     
*LTD Tuckettc Whitfield b Phillips0     
+DG Riemernot out8     
EL Calderc Hayes b Dawson14     
KL Gibbsrun out0     
Total(all out, 96 overs)306
Fall of wickets:
1-18, 2-35, 3-47, 4-136, 5-254, 6-277, 7-277, 8-284, 9-306, 10-306 (96 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knott26   3452--
Hicks14   4451--
Chalmers21   3672--
Whitfield14   0700--
Dawson13   3301--
Phillips8   0412--

Border first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CH Kirtonlbw b Gibbs3     
GC Fullerst Riemer b Liddle24     
OC Dawsonc Riemer b Gibbs12     
KN Kirtonc Kirby b Tuckett15     
RR Phillipsc Hanson b Liddle17     
D Fennerst Riemer b Liddle64     
S Knottb Gibbs29     
HVL Whitfieldc Hanson b Tuckett0     
AW Hicksc Kirby b Liddle0     
*+AV Hayesc le Sueur b Tuckett0     
WR Chalmersnot out4     
Total(all out, 68.2 overs)169
Fall of wickets:
1-10, 2-24, 3-49, 4-61, 5-61, 6-62, 7-81, 8-135, 9-144, 10-169 (68.2 ov)
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Tuckett28   10553--
Gibbs19   4643--

Orange Free State second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LB Kochc Fuller b Knott4     
SL Hansonrun out5     
IEF Kirbyc and b Phillips74 8410- 
RC le Sueurc Fenner b Whitfield8     
KJ Funstonb Phillips33     
EL Johnstonenot out7     
JR Liddlenot out5     
*LTD Tuckettdid not bat      
+DG Riemerdid not bat      
EL Calderdid not bat      
KL Gibbsdid not bat      
Total(5 wickets, 35 overs)142
Fall of wickets:
1-5, 2-9, 3-42, 4-125, 5-128
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knott9   1261--
Chalmers9   2260--
Whitfield8   0411--
Dawson4   1110--
Phillips5   0322--

--> KJ Funston (1) equalled his previous highest score of 111 in First-Class matches
--> KJ Funston (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 93
--> EL Johnstone (1) passed his previous highest score of 24 in First-Class matches
--> D Fenner (1) passed his previous highest score of 41 in First-Class matches