Rhodesia v Orange Free State
Currie Cup 1955/56 (Section B)
VenueSalisbury Sports Club, Salisbury on 3rd, 4th, 5th December 1955 (3-day match)
Balls per over8
TossRhodesia won the toss and decided to bat
ResultRhodesia won by an innings and 89 runs
PointsRhodesia 6; Orange Free State 0
UmpiresJH Maddocks, F Stanley
Close of play day 1Rhodesia (1) ?/?
Close of play day 2Orange Free State (2) 2/0 (Perry 0*, McLachlan 0*)

Rhodesia first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
D O'Connell-Joneslbw b Fairbairn121     
JMS Baldwinc Kirby b Fairbairn30     
CAR Duckworthb Hanson59     
*DJ Lewislbw b Thole103     
PNF Mansellc Jackson b Thole5     
MW Daviesrun out105     
RW Coventryc Wessels b Hanson94     
CB Kempst Kirby b Hanson23     
+DB Arnottrun out0     
GB Lawrencec Jackson b Hanson1     
MD Slavennot out0     
Extras(6 b, 4 lb)10
Total(all out, 109.1 overs)551
Fall of wickets:
1-64, 2-178, 3-223, 4-228, 5-395, 6-498, 7-530, 8-541, 9-546, 10-551 (109.1 ov)
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thole30   31552--
Perry8   0430--
Fairbairn28   31212--
Jackson7   0490--
Schonegevel3   1200--
Wessels6   2250--
le Sueur2   0160--

Orange Free State first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*SL Hansonc O'Connell-Jones b Slaven29     
A McLachlanlbw b Coventry1     
+IEF Kirbyrun out43     
RC le Sueurc Baldwin b Mansell151  211 
DJ Schonegevelst Arnott b Mansell10     
C Richardsonb Lawrence8     
GFK Jacksonc Coventry b Mansell19     
N Wesselsst Arnott b Kemp5     
D Perryc Mansell b Lawrence21     
DD Fairbairnnot out6     
LF Tholeb Mansell6     
Extras(19 b, 2 lb, 1 nb, 2 w)24
Total(all out, 85 overs)323
Fall of wickets:
1-11, 2-58, 3-90, 4-120, 5-141, 6-198, 7-207, 8-301, 9-305, 10-323 (85 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lawrence23   7502--
Coventry8   0431--
Lewis1   060--
Slaven13   2491--
Mansell32   71124--
Kemp8   0391--

Orange Free State second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
D Perryc sub b Slaven9     
A McLachlanlbw b Mansell0     
+IEF Kirbyb Lawrence18     
*SL Hansonlbw b Mansell2     
RC le Sueurc Kemp b Slaven24     
GFK Jacksonlbw b Kemp19     
DJ Schonegevellbw b Kemp13     
C Richardsonb Slaven18     
N Wesselsc Baldwin b Mansell23     
DD Fairbairnb Slaven6     
LF Tholenot out2     
Extras(3 b, 1 lb, 1 nb)5
Total(all out, 50.1 overs)139
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-21, 3-27, 4-56, 5-65, 6-81, 7-96, 8-123, 9-131, 10-139 (50.1 ov)
Rhodesia bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Lawrence8   4231--
Mansell15   7233--
Kemp10   3362--

--> Day 1 Lunch: Rhodesia (1) ?/? (O'Connell-Jones ?*, [unknown] ?*)
--> A McLachlan made his debut in First-Class matches
--> N Wessels made his debut in First-Class matches
--> D Perry made his debut in First-Class matches
--> D O'Connell-Jones (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 79
--> RW Coventry (1) passed his previous highest score of 63 in First-Class matches
--> CB Kemp (1) passed his previous highest score of 14 in First-Class matches
--> SL Hanson achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Rhodesia first innings (previous best was 2-43)
--> MD Slaven achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Orange Free State second innings (previous best was 4-97)