Rhodesia v North Eastern Transvaal
Currie Cup 1952/53 (Section B)
VenueQueens Sports Club, Bulawayo on 29th, 30th November, 1st December 1952 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossNorth Eastern Transvaal won the toss and decided to bat
ResultRhodesia won by 9 wickets
PointsRhodesia 6; North Eastern Transvaal 0
UmpiresH Fox, B Williams
Close of play day 1North Eastern Transvaal (1) ?/9
Close of play day 2Rhodesia (2) 22/1 (Chapman 8*, Roothman 9*)

North Eastern Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PC Daviesc Wallace b Partridge132     
PC Urenc Harris b Johnson34     
TH Woolleyrun out21     
SB Spiesc Harris b Carew54     
JW Blewettrun out0     
BAL Wilesb Lawrence17     
+RD Smithlbw b Lawrence5     
*MB Hofmeyrnot out20     
PS Heinec Lewis b Partridge7     
DJ Drakest Harris b Partridge0     
RA Hallb Lawrence5     
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 9 nb, 1 w)16
Total(all out, 109.5 overs)311
Fall of wickets:
1-62, 2-114, 3-250, 4-250, 5-271, 6-275, 7-278, 8-293, 9-296, 10-311 (109.5 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Partridge32   6793--
Carew18   3631--
Johnson30   11601--
Lewis4   0280--
Pretorius2   130--
Chapman3   0170--

Rhodesia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JHA Wallacec Hofmeyr b Wiles90     
TA Chapmanb Heine15     
JB Roothmanc Spies b Heine3     
DJ Lewisc Uren b Blewett10     
CJ Pretoriusb Blewett1     
+C Harrisc Davies b Wiles35     
BJ Carewb Blewett45     
*DW Reesc Smith b Wiles59     
JT Partridgeb Wiles0     
GB Lawrencerun out4     
PE Johnsonnot out10     
Extras(6 b, 1 lb, 2 nb)9
Total(all out, 68.2 overs)281
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-58, 5-?, 6-162, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-281 (68.2 ov)
North Eastern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Heine20   1822--
Hall6   0190--
Wiles22   3924--
Drake8   1310--

North Eastern Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PC Davieslbw b Johnson9     
PC Urenlbw b Partridge0     
TH Woolleylbw b Partridge0     
SB Spiesb Partridge2     
*MB Hofmeyrc Harris b Lawrence1     
JW Blewettc Harris b Lawrence1     
BAL Wileslbw b Partridge3     
+RD Smithc Wallace b Johnson18     
PS Heinest Harris b Carew12     
RA Hallnot out0     
DJ Drakeb Carew4     
Total(all out, 22.5 overs)50
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-1, 3-3, 4-4, 5-6, 6-11, 7-27, 8-40, 9-46, 10-50 (22.5 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Partridge10   3154--
Lawrence7   2112--
Johnson4   1192--

Rhodesia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JHA Wallacec Smith b Heine5     
TA Chapmannot out46     
JB Roothmannot out31     
DJ Lewisdid not bat      
CJ Pretoriusdid not bat      
+C Harrisdid not bat      
BJ Carewdid not bat      
*DW Reesdid not bat      
JT Partridgedid not bat      
GB Lawrencedid not bat      
PE Johnsondid not bat      
Extras(3 nb)3
Total(1 wicket, 16.3 overs)85
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Wallace)
North Eastern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Heine5   1221--
Hall2   0130--
Wiles4   0240--
Blewett2   0110--

--> PC Uren made his debut in First-Class matches
--> DJ Drake made his debut in First-Class matches
--> RA Hall made his debut in First-Class matches
--> GB Lawrence made his debut in First-Class matches
--> RA Hall made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> CJ Pretorius made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> PC Davies (1) passed his previous highest score of 80 in First-Class matches
--> PC Davies (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> SB Spies (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> JHA Wallace (1) passed 1000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 48
--> BAL Wiles reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 4th wicket in the Rhodesia first innings