Rhodesia B v Western Province B
President's Cup 1978/79
VenueQueens Sports Club, Bulawayo on 24th, 25th, 26th November 1978 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossWestern Province B won the toss and decided to bat
ResultWestern Province B won by 151 runs
PointsRhodesia B 5 (Bowling 5); Western Province B 20 (Batting 5, Bowling 5)
UmpiresGG MacFarlane, L Mulligan
Close of play day 1Rhodesia B (1) 87/6 (Brown 37*, Jonker 8*)
Close of play day 2Rhodesia B (2) 41/1 (Dunk 18*, Bentley 0*)

Western Province B first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+PM Thompsonrun out1     
E Muntinghb Jonker8     
NP Danielsc Brown b Bentley73     
SD Brucelbw b Jonker8     
AJ Pycroftc Gibb b Bentley7     
AP Kuiperc Brown b Bentley95     
*MH Bowditchst DL Houghton b Bentley13     
J Duringc DL Houghton b Jonker4     
MB Minnaarc DL Houghton b Jonker4     
O Henrynot out33     
ES Gordonst DL Houghton b Allan20 49   
Extras(3 b, 11 lb, 3 nb, 1 w)18
Total(all out, 74.2 overs)284
Fall of wickets:
1-6, 2-10, 3-24, 4-39, 5-184, 6-215, 7-223, 8-223, 9-227, 10-284 (74.2 ov)
Rhodesia B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Streak7   2160--
Jonker22   3844--
Bentley25   9804--
WJ Houghton10   0420--
Parker3   0130--
Fletcher5   0210--

Rhodesia B first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Dunklbw b Gordon5     
MH Gibbb Kuiper0     
+DL Houghtonlbw b Kuiper1     
RD Brownb Gordon41     
PJ Allanb Gordon1     
RM Bentleyc Henry b Gordon8     
AWR Fletcherb Henry12     
CB Jonkerc Bowditch b Gordon12     
*EF Parkernot out25     
WJ Houghtonrun out22     
DH Streakc During b Minnaar0     
Extras(16 b, 2 lb, 1 w)19
Total(all out, 51.3 overs)146
Fall of wickets:
1-4, 2-12, 3-24, 4-30, 5-57, 6-75, 7-91, 8-94, 9-146, 10-146 (51.3 ov)
Western Province B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Gordon15   4425--
Kuiper10   0352--
During12   1210--
Henry11   5181--

Western Province B second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
+PM Thompsonc WJ Houghton b Bentley39     
E Muntinghc DL Houghton b Jonker40     
NP Danielsc Gibb b Jonker45     
SD Brucest DL Houghton b Allan83     
AJ Pycroftc WJ Houghton b Jonker21     
AP Kuipernot out22     
*MH Bowditchdid not bat      
J Duringdid not bat      
MB Minnaardid not bat      
O Henrydid not bat      
ES Gordondid not bat      
Extras(7 lb, 7 nb, 3 w)17
Total(5 wickets, declared, 62.4 overs)267
Fall of wickets:
1-60, 2-114, 3-182, 4-229, 5-267 (62.4 ov)
Rhodesia B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Streak9   1360--
Bentley9   3281--
WJ Houghton2   0170--
Allan23   5881--

Rhodesia B second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
TW Dunkc Thompson b Gordon20     
MH Gibbc During b Kuiper14     
RM Bentleyc Bruce b Henry9     
RD Brownc Muntingh b Henry8     
PJ Allanb Henry5     
+DL Houghtonb Gordon72  13- 
*EF Parkerc Henry b Minnaar16     
AWR Fletcherb Minnaar0     
WJ Houghtonc Thompson b Gordon65  13- 
CB Jonkernot out11     
DH Streakb Gordon14     
Extras(13 b, 5 lb, 1 nb, 1 w)20
Total(all out, 96.4 overs)254
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-43, 3-55, 4-65, 5-66, 6-103, 7-103, 8-219, 9-234, 10-254 (96.4 ov)
Western Province B bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Kuiper13   2401--
During6   1180--
Henry32   15563--
Minnaar29   11742--
Daniels6   2150--

--> E Muntingh made his debut in First-Class matches
--> ES Gordon made his debut in First-Class matches
--> MH Gibb made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> AWR Fletcher made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> NP Daniels (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 25
--> AP Kuiper (1) passed his previous highest score of 32 in First-Class matches
--> SD Bruce (2) 50 in 56 minutes
--> DL Houghton (2) passed his previous highest score of 40 in First-Class matches
--> WJ Houghton (2) passed his previous highest score of 22 in First-Class matches
--> CB Jonker achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches in the Western Province B first innings (previous best was 3-71)
--> ES Gordon achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Rhodesia B first innings