Griqualand West v Transvaal
Currie Cup 1952/53 (Section B)
VenueDe Beers Stadium, Kimberley on 10th, 12th, 13th January 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossTransvaal won the toss and decided to field
ResultTransvaal won by 6 wickets
PointsGriqualand West 0; Transvaal 6
UmpiresCB Haberfeld, WEH Vincent
Close of play day 1Transvaal (1) 238/7 (Pinkerton 21*, Clark 6*)
Close of play day 2Griqualand West (2) 294 all out

Griqualand West first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Draperc Stein b Adcock17     
RL Gloakc Gibb b Adcock4     
K Helfrichc Clark b Ironside1     
*CD Helfrichc Gibb b Adcock103     
LB Huttonst Gibb b Clark21     
WE Brunest Gibb b Clark8     
F Oatsb Adcock7     
JE Waddingtonb Adcock43     
D Leec Taylor b Ironside6     
+DG Riemerc Winslow b Adcock11     
JW Robinsonnot out3     
Total(all out, 61.4 overs)233
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-22, 3-24, 4-79, 5-89, 6-136, 7-206, 8-215, 9-227, 10-233 (61.4 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Ironside15   4492--
Taylor3   0190--
Pinkerton6   2180--
Clark16   1632--
Charnas5   290--

Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EAB Rowanb Waddington102     
AI Taylorc Oats b CD Helfrich14     
GH Steinlbw b Waddington33     
SR Kimberb Waddington40     
+PJM Gibblbw b Waddington13     
PL Winslowc Gloak b Waddington7     
AD Pinkertonst Riemer b Lee82     
M Charnaslbw b Waddington0     
DA Clarkst Riemer b Lee79     
NAT Adcockb Waddington1     
DEJ Ironsidenot out2     
Total(all out, 65.4 overs)381
Fall of wickets:
1-31, 2-118, 3-128, 4-177, 5-204, 6-229, 7-229, 8-376, 9-377, 10-381 (65.4 ov)
Griqualand West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Oats2   0140--
Robinson14   01370--
CD Helfrich6   0441--
Lee14   2622--
K Helfrich2   0150--

Griqualand West second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Draperc Gibb b Adcock22     
RL Gloaklbw b Ironside35     
K Helfrichb Adcock0     
LB Huttonb Adcock3     
*CD Helfrichc Winslow b Ironside41     
WE Brunec Winslow b Clark1     
F Oatsc Gibb b Adcock12     
JE Waddingtonc Winslow b Clark72     
D Leerun out51     
+DG Riemerb Clark26     
JW Robinsonnot out3     
Total(all out, 88 overs)294
Fall of wickets:
1-?, 2-?, 3-?, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-134, 8-258, 9-?, 10-294 (88 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Adcock13   0394--
Ironside26   3802--
Taylor9   1200--
Pinkerton5   1160--
Clark16   1783--
Charnas19   9330--

Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EAB Rowanc Riemer b Lee55     
AI Taylorc Riemer b Waddington0     
PL Winslowlbw b Waddington29     
GH Steinnot out38     
SR Kimberc Waddington b Lee0     
AD Pinkertonnot out27     
+PJM Gibbdid not bat      
M Charnasdid not bat      
DA Clarkdid not bat      
NAT Adcockdid not bat      
DEJ Ironsidedid not bat      
Total(4 wickets, 31 overs)150
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-65, 3-85, 4-97
Griqualand West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
CD Helfrich3   1130--
Waddington15   3652--
Lee10   1532--
Gloak1   070--
Draper1   060--
Brune1   050--

--> GH Stein made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AD Pinkerton (1) passed his previous highest score of 76 in First-Class matches
--> DA Clark (1) passed his previous highest score of 27 in First-Class matches
--> JE Waddington (2) passed his previous highest score of 48 in First-Class matches
--> PL Winslow (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 23
--> NAT Adcock achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Griqualand West first innings (previous best was 2-10)
--> NAT Adcock achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Griqualand West first innings
--> JE Waddington reached 250 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 7th wicket in the Transvaal first innings