Transvaal v Orange Free State
Currie Cup 1954/55 (Section A)
VenueEllis Park, Johannesburg on 17th, 18th, 20th December 1954 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossTransvaal won the toss and decided to bat
ResultTransvaal won by an innings and 126 runs
PointsTransvaal 6; Orange Free State 0
UmpiresWN Eksteen, DR Wilken
Close of play day 1Orange Free State (1) 17/3 (Johnstone 2*, Hoffman 4*)
Close of play day 2Orange Free State (2) 121/6 (Hansen 33*, Littleford 2*)

Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AI Taylorc Schonegevel b Littleford60     
WR Endeanc Schonegevel b Hansen235 228342 
*KJ Funstonc Johnstone b Littleford4     
C Tayfieldc Richardson b Littleford102     
PL Winslowc Heine b Liddle44     
+JHB Waiteb Heine8     
A Tayfieldc Richardson b Littleford0     
JC Kerbyrun out8     
M Charnasc and b Littleford6     
DEJ Ironsidenot out3     
NAT Adcockb Heine1     
Extras(4 b, 1 lb, 2 nb, 2 w)9
Total(all out, 91 overs)480
Fall of wickets:
1-235, 2-247, 3-338, 4-435, 5-459, 6-459, 7-467, 8-474, 9-477, 10-480 (91 ov)
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Heine24   31202--
Littleford21   2775--
Gallow14   0790--
Liddle10   0701--
Hanson2   0220--
Hansen20   11031--

Orange Free State first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*SL Hansonc Waite b Adcock10     
LB Kochb Adcock0     
+EL Johnstonelbw b Adcock6     
C Richardsonc A Tayfield b Adcock0     
EB Hoffmanc Winslow b Kerby31     
DJ Schonegevelb Kerby24     
ETE Hansenb Adcock19     
PS Heinec Waite b Adcock10     
AFA Gallowc Winslow b A Tayfield5     
JR Liddleb Kerby19     
I Littlefordnot out6     
Extras(3 b, 6 lb, 7 nb)16
Total(all out, 64.6 overs)146
Fall of wickets:
1-1, 2-10, 3-11, 4-24, 5-72, 6-94, 7-114, 8-119, 9-123, 10-146 (64.6 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Adcock18   5416--
Ironside14   8170--
Charnas1   020--
C Tayfield4   240--
Taylor7   1140--
A Tayfield6   281--

Orange Free State second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*SL Hansonb Adcock2     
LB Kochlbw b Taylor33     
+EL Johnstonelbw b Kerby13     
C Richardsonlbw b Ironside3     
EB Hoffmanrun out1     
DJ Schonegevelc Kerby b Taylor28     
ETE Hansenc A Tayfield b Ironside48     
I Littlefordc Adcock b A Tayfield36     
PS Heineb Adcock29     
JR Liddlenot out1     
AFA Gallowb A Tayfield1     
Extras(6 b, 5 lb, 2 nb)13
Total(all out, 84.1 overs)208
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-27, 3-32, 4-45, 5-61, 6-115, 7-164, 8-201, 9-207, 10-208 (84.1 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Adcock19   4512--
Ironside23   5422--
Kerby10   2281--
Charnas9   580--
C Tayfield4   150--
Taylor11   0322--
A Tayfield7.10272--
Waite1   020--

--> Day 1 Lunch: Transvaal (1) ?/2 (Endean 197*, C Tayfield ?*)
--> DJ Schonegevel made his debut in First-Class matches
--> I Littleford made his debut in First-Class matches
--> AFA Gallow made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> WR Endean (1) passed his previous highest score of 181 in First-Class matches
--> C Tayfield (1) passed his previous highest score of 92 in First-Class matches
--> C Tayfield (1) made his first century in First-Class matches
--> I Littleford achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Transvaal first innings
--> DEJ Ironside reached 100 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Orange Free State second innings