Eastern Province v Western Province
Currie Cup 1965/66 (Section A)
VenueSt George's Park, Port Elizabeth on 17th, 18th, 20th December 1965 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEastern Province won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
PointsEastern Province 3; Western Province 1
UmpiresD Blanckenberg, RH Stead
Close of play day 1Eastern Province (1) 74/2 (Barlow 32*, RG Pollock 22*)
Close of play day 2Western Province (1) 136/7 (Steyn 41*, Drummer 22*)

Eastern Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EJ Barlowc and b Steyn87     
CG Rushmerec Bruyns b Cole0     
NW Mallettc Muzzell b Drummer13     
RG Pollockc Bruyns b Cole23     
AL Wilmotc Bruyns b Steyn30     
CA Ulyatec Weinstein b Steyn8     
AL Biggsc Weinstein b Steyn21     
DV Gradwellb Bromfield17     
AR Hectorc Catt b Bromfield3     
PM Pollockc Hodgson b Bromfield10     
+JP Hartynot out2     
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 2 nb)10
Total(all out, 93 overs)224
Fall of wickets:
1-2, 2-22, 3-75, 4-139, 5-160, 6-169, 7-200, 8-210, 9-216, 10-224 (93 ov)
Western Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Drummer25   8561--
Cole23   9432--
Bromfield23   7593--
Steyn22   6564--

Western Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
K Tattersallc Barlow b PM Pollock1     
LJ Weinsteinlbw b Hector6     
A Bruynslbw b Barlow9     
*PL van der Merwelbw b Hector14     
DGM Hodgsonc Harty b PM Pollock14     
RK Muzzellb Ulyate6     
+AW Cattb PM Pollock4     
RS Steynrun out44     
FTM Drummernot out44     
HD Bromfieldc Biggs b Barlow5     
JM Colec Biggs b Barlow2     
Extras(5 b, 3 lb, 6 nb)14
Total(all out, 83 overs)163
Fall of wickets:
1-3, 2-9, 3-25, 4-31, 5-46, 6-57, 7-58, 8-136, 9-158, 10-163 (83 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
PM Pollock22   7303--
Hector22   6482--
Barlow14   3213--
Ulyate10   4101--
Biggs9   3260--
Mallett3   160--
RG Pollock3   280--

Eastern Province second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*EJ Barlowc and b Bromfield64     
CG Rushmerec Catt b Drummer10     
NW Mallettc Catt b Bromfield46     
RG Pollocknot out39     
CA Ulyatenot out4     
AL Wilmotdid not bat      
AL Biggsdid not bat      
DV Gradwelldid not bat      
AR Hectordid not bat      
PM Pollockdid not bat      
+JP Hartydid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 3 nb)4
Total(3 wickets, declared, 56 overs)167
Fall of wickets:
1-25, 2-122, 3-151
Western Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Drummer22   9531--
Cole20   8460--
Bromfield9   0422--
Steyn5   0220--

Western Province second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
LJ Weinsteinc Harty b PM Pollock30     
K Tattersallc Harty b Barlow27     
A Bruynsnot out50     
*PL van der Merwec Gradwell b Hector27     
DGM Hodgsonnot out2     
RK Muzzelldid not bat      
+AW Cattdid not bat      
RS Steyndid not bat      
FTM Drummerdid not bat      
HD Bromfielddid not bat      
JM Coledid not bat      
Extras(3 lb, 3 nb, 3 w)9
Total(3 wickets, 47 overs)145
Fall of wickets:
1-55, 2-72, 3-136
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
PM Pollock10   3201--
Hector12   2381--
Barlow6   1171--
Ulyate8   1210--
Biggs5   1180--
RG Pollock6   1220--

--> DV Gradwell made his debut in First-Class matches
--> CG Rushmere made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> DGM Hodgson made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> AL Biggs (1) passed his previous highest score of 15 in First-Class matches
--> RS Steyn (1) passed his previous highest score of 33 in First-Class matches
--> FTM Drummer (1) passed his previous highest score of 32 in First-Class matches
--> A Bruyns (2) passed his previous highest score of 22 in First-Class matches
--> A Bruyns made his debut for Western Province in First-Class matches
--> RS Steyn made his debut for Western Province in First-Class matches
--> K Tattersall made his debut for Western Province in First-Class matches
--> PM Pollock reached 250 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 2nd wicket in the Western Province first innings