Rhodesia v Transvaal
Currie Cup 1952/53 (Section B)
VenueSalisbury Sports Club, Salisbury on 7th, 8th, 9th March 1953 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossTransvaal won the toss and decided to field
ResultTransvaal won by 10 wickets
PointsRhodesia 0; Transvaal 6
UmpiresF Stanley, B Williams
Close of play day 1Transvaal (1) 120/6
Close of play day 2Rhodesia (2) 166/6 (Lewis 92*, McBride ?*)

Rhodesia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JHA Wallacec Harris b Nickel18     
DPK Dellc Gibb b Nickel5     
AJ Pitheyc Maile b Nickel20     
DJ Lewislbw b Adcock6     
+C Harrisc Gibb b Adcock6     
BJ Carewc Pinkerton b Nickel0     
*DW Reesc Gibb b Adcock4     
BJ McBridec Charnas b Nickel7     
GB Lawrencec sub b Nickel1     
JT Partridgec Stein b Nickel0     
JM Buchanannot out0     
Extras(1 nb)1
Total(all out, 38 overs)68
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-25, 3-40, 4-45, 5-54, 6-57, 7-60, 8-64, 9-68, 10-68 (38 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Adcock13   6153--
Nickel19   9437--
Pinkerton6   290--

Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EAB Rowanb Partridge9     
AI Taylorb Partridge98     
GH Steinc Dell b Partridge0     
JBR Mailelbw b Partridge4     
JH Wardc Lewis b Partridge5     
AD Pinkertonst Harris b Buchanan20     
+PJM Gibblbw b Partridge1     
LR Harrisnot out54     
A Nickelc Harris b Buchanan6     
M Charnasc Pithey b Lawrence15     
NAT Adcockc Harris b Lawrence4     
Extras(5 lb, 1 nb)6
Total(all out, 62.1 overs)222
Fall of wickets:
1-20, 2-?, 3-30, 4-?, 5-?, 6-?, 7-?, 8-?, 9-?, 10-222 (62.1 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Partridge25   4876--
McBride10   0480--
Buchanan15   4402--

Rhodesia second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
JHA Wallaceb Adcock0     
DPK Dellrun out8     
AJ Pitheyc Ward b Adcock10     
DJ Lewisc Taylor b Adcock92     
*DW Reesc Maile b Nickel6     
+C Harrisc Gibb b Nickel1     
BJ Carewc Rowan b Charnas33     
BJ McBrideb Adcock6     
GB Lawrencec Adcock b Nickel1     
JT Partridgec Gibb b Adcock1     
JM Buchanannot out5     
Extras(7 b, 2 lb, 1 nb)10
Total(all out, 68 overs)173
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-16, 3-20, 4-27, 5-33, 6-138, 7-166, 8-167, 9-167, 10-173 (68 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Adcock19   5395--
Nickel19   5443--
Pinkerton6   0280--
Taylor1   070--
Charnas15   4351--
Maile8   5100--

Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
GH Steinnot out16     
M Charnasnot out7     
*EAB Rowandid not bat      
AI Taylordid not bat      
JBR Mailedid not bat      
JH Warddid not bat      
AD Pinkertondid not bat      
+PJM Gibbdid not bat      
LR Harrisdid not bat      
A Nickeldid not bat      
NAT Adcockdid not bat      
Total(no wicket, 5.4 overs)23
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wallace3   0130--
Rees1   060--

--> DPK Dell made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> DW Rees made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> AJ Pithey (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in First-Class matches
--> AD Pinkerton (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 12
--> LR Harris (1) passed his previous highest score of 17 in First-Class matches
--> M Charnas (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in First-Class matches
--> A Nickel achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Rhodesia first innings (previous best was 1-13)
--> A Nickel achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Rhodesia first innings