Border v Griqualand West
Currie Cup 1952/53 (Section B)
VenueJan Smuts Ground, East London on 6th, 7th, 9th February 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossGriqualand West won the toss and decided to bat
ResultBorder won by 8 wickets
PointsBorder 6; Griqualand West 0
UmpiresRD Fourie, D Mann
Close of play day 1Border (1) 247/6 (Kirton 23*, Snyman 1*)
Close of play day 2Griqualand West (2) 161/2

Griqualand West first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Draperb Woods24     
LB Huttonb Knott32     
RA Evanslbw b Snyman14     
TJ Healec Lacey b Hicks26     
LH Druryc Hayes b Knott17     
*JE Waddingtonc Lacey b Hicks4     
OL Wadhamb Knott14     
D Leeb Wienand10     
+DG Riemernot out14     
WE Bruneb Knott4     
F Oatsc Hayes b Woods7     
Extras(9 b, 8 lb)17
Total(all out, 75.6 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-43, 2-65, 3-79, 4-117, 5-124, 6-133, 7-155, 8-155, 9-160, 10-183 (75.6 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Knott24   0544--
Dawson10   4190--
Snyman11   2381--
Wienand10   2201--
Hicks6   342--
Phillips1   040--

Border first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HS Laceyb Waddington44     
*AW Hicksrun out1     
OC Dawsonst Riemer b Lee49     
RR Phillipsc Draper b Heale30     
D Fennerc Heale b Oats51     
GV Wienandb Oats37     
CH Kirtonb Waddington36     
CE Snymanb Waddington5     
+AV Hayesc and b Waddington6     
S Knottrun out4     
DAC Woodsnot out1     
Extras(11 b, 1 lb)12
Total(all out, 58 overs)276
Fall of wickets:
1-13, 2-57, 3-120, 4-131, 5-205, 6-244, 7-262, 8-265, 9-272, 10-276 (58 ov)
Griqualand West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Waddington29   31134--
Oats15   2722--
Draper1   0140--
Lee9   1381--
Heale4   0271--

Griqualand West second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
RG Draperc Hicks b Knott93     
LB Huttonb Knott5     
RA Evansc Hicks b Knott50     
TJ Healec Phillips b Snyman31     
F Oatsb Wienand40     
+DG Riemerlbw b Knott20     
LH Druryc Woods b Wienand12     
*JE Waddingtonc Snyman b Knott17     
WE Bruneb Wienand3     
D Leec Hayes b Knott2     
OL Wadhamnot out4     
Extras(1 b, 4 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(all out, 113.1 overs)283
Fall of wickets:
1-9, 2-137, 3-165, 4-206, 5-230, 6-244, 7-270, 8-276, 9-276, 10-283 (113.1 ov)
Border bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Dawson13   0340--
Snyman17   5561--
Woods26   8610--
Wienand20   6413--
Hicks1   0110--
Phillips3   1120--
Fenner5   0120--

Border second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
HS Laceynot out102     
*AW Hicksc Draper b Lee17     
OC Dawsonb Waddington18     
RR Phillipsnot out51     
D Fennerdid not bat      
GV Wienanddid not bat      
CH Kirtondid not bat      
CE Snymandid not bat      
+AV Hayesdid not bat      
S Knottdid not bat      
DAC Woodsdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 2 lb)3
Total(2 wickets, 37.5 overs)191
Fall of wickets:
1-48, 2-76
Griqualand West bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Waddington18   3671--
Oats6   0330--
Lee10   1371--
Drury1   0110--
Brune1   0160--

--> RA Evans made his debut in First-Class matches
--> OL Wadham made his debut in First-Class matches
--> OL Wadham made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> F Oats made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> HS Lacey (2) equalled his previous highest score of 102 in First-Class matches
--> JE Waddington reached 50 wickets in First-Class matches for the season when taking his 2nd wicket in the Border first innings