Transvaal v Natal
Currie Cup 1965/66 (Section A)
VenueNew Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg on 27th, 28th, 29th December 1965 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossTransvaal won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsTransvaal 1; Natal 3
UmpiresLM Baxter, HC Kidson
Close of play day 1Natal (1) 323/5 (Versfeld 103*, Procter 58*)
Close of play day 2Transvaal (1) 119/4 (Lance 6*, Tillim 0*)

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DJ McGlewc Lance b Mackay-Coghill391281463- 
TL Goddardc Ritchie b Dumbrill196693-- 
BA Richardsc Mackay-Coghill b Dumbrill610151- 
BJ Versfeldc Mackay-Coghill b Dumbrill12830138313- 
RA McLeanc Clark b Watson3682815- 
BL Irvinelbw b Ritchie4910112441 
MJ Procterrun out72106104102 
+D Gamsyb Watson113438-- 
NS Crookesc Mackay-Coghill b Watson42121- 
MG Parsonsnot out41017-- 
PHJ Trimbornc Waite b Dumbrill157-- 
Extras(1 b, 2 lb, 11 nb, 2 w)16
Total(all out, 515 minutes, 139.5 overs)385
Fall of wickets:
1-45 (Goddard), 2-57 (Richards), 3-79 (McGlew), 4-141 (McLean), 5-249 (Irvine), 6-347 (Procter), 7-374 (Versfeld), 8-374 (Gamsy), 9-382 (Crookes), 10-385 (Trimborn, 139.5 ov)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Mackay-Coghill31   78611-
Watson17   2653-10
McKinnon17   5430--
Lance20   10260-3
Tillim9   0320--
Ritchie12   3391--

Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Clarkc Richards b Parsons2341473- 
GG Ritchieb Procter331561783- 
*A Bacherc Gamsy b Goddard3455555- 
RC Whitelbw b Goddard2190842- 
HR Lancerun out (Irvine->Gamsy)16825029022- 
+JHB Waiteb Parsons044-- 
AF Tillimb Procter132847-- 
R Dumbrillb Procter032-- 
D Mackay-Coghillnot out581191507- 
GLG Watsonc McGlew b Procter011-- 
AH McKinnonrun out1030431- 
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 11 nb)18
Total(all out, 456 minutes, 127 overs)378
Fall of wickets:
1-36 (Clark), 2-87 (Bacher), 3-118 (White), 4-119 (Waite), 5-153 (Tillim), 6-153 (Dumbrill), 7-157 (Ritchie), 8-174 (Watson), 9-204 (McKinnon), 10-378 (Lance, 127 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Trimborn31   8930-4
Procter22   1904-10
Goddard46   18952-1
Parsons25   7642--
Crookes3   0180--

Natal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TL Goddardlbw b Tillim33951001- 
BL Irvinec Clark b Watson579811951 
BA Richardsnot out2948524- 
BJ Versfeldnot out51333381 
*DJ McGlewdid not bat      
RA McLeandid not bat      
MJ Procterdid not bat      
+D Gamsydid not bat      
NS Crookesdid not bat      
MG Parsonsdid not bat      
PHJ Trimborndid not bat      
Extras(7 b, 5 lb, 2 nb)14
Total(2 wickets, declared, 153 minutes, 45 overs)184
Fall of wickets:
1-95 (Goddard), 2-113 (Irvine)
Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson12   1351-4
Dumbrill4   140--
Ritchie10   0400--
McKinnon10   1470--
Tillim9   1441--

--> RA McLean made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> BL Irvine (1) passed his previous highest score of 48 in First-Class matches
--> MJ Procter (1) passed his previous highest score of 69 in First-Class matches
--> HR Lance (1) passed his previous highest score of 128 in First-Class matches
--> BL Irvine (2) passed his previous highest score of 49 in First-Class matches
--> MJ Procter achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches when he dismissed R Dumbrill in the Transvaal first innings (previous best was 1-21)
--> GG Ritchie retired hurt in the Transvaal first innings having scored 30 (team had lost 2 wickets) - he returned when the score was 153/6
--> D Mackay-Coghill retired hurt in the Transvaal first innings having scored 7 (team score 174/7) - he returned when the score was 204/9