Eastern Province v Northern Transvaal
SAB Currie Cup 1981/82
VenueSt George's Park, Port Elizabeth on 13th, 14th, 15th November 1981 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEastern Province won the toss and decided to field
ResultNorthern Transvaal won by 30 runs
PointsEastern Province 7 (Batting 2, Bowling 5); Northern Transvaal 15 (Batting 1, Bowling 4)
UmpiresCMP Coetzee, JW Peacock
Close of play day 1Eastern Province (1) 66/4 (Richardson 19*, Fensham 14*; 37 overs)
Close of play day 2Northern Transvaal (2) 60/5 (du Preez 23*, de Vaal 4*; 26 overs)

Northern Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Whitfieldc Richardson b Watson03750-- 
A Barrowc Ogilvie b Carse622331- 
VF du Preezlbw b Carse053-- 
CS Stirkc Fensham b Carse12847-- 
*NG Featherstonec Richardson b Ogilvie1431562- 
RC Ontongrun out (Whyte)751401699- 
PD de Vaallbw b Watson1542591- 
AM Ferreirac Richardson b Carse42141-- 
CM Oldc Fensham b Carse2031521- 
+B McBridenot out0818-- 
FE Joubertlbw b Carse610111- 
Extras(13 lb, 18 nb, 5 w)36
Total(all out, 274 minutes, 58.5 overs)177
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Barrow), 2-14 (du Preez), 3-15 (Whitfield), 4-30 (Stirk), 5-40 (Featherstone), 6-79 (de Vaal), 7-122 (Ferreira), 8-168 (Ontong), 9-171 (Old), 10-177 (Joubert, 58.5 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson16   1011218
van Vuuren11   3300--
Ogilvie14   2501--

Eastern Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KW Gradwelllbw b Old21923-- 
TG Shawlbw b Ontong74260-- 
RLS Armitagec Stirk b Old133-- 
RJD Whytec Featherstone b Ontong83041-- 
+DJ Richardsonc Whitfield b Ferreira471471771- 
RG Fenshamc McBride b Joubert371561911- 
*DJ Brickettc de Vaal b Ferreira521271- 
WK Watsonc Stirk b Old27697411 
JD Ogilvielbw b Ontong2136464- 
MK van Vuurenc Whitfield b Old25132631 
JA Carsenot out003-- 
Extras(2 b, 16 lb, 18 nb)36
Total(all out, 340 minutes, 85.5 overs)216
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Gradwell), 2-4 (Armitage), 3-20 (Shaw), 4-25 (Whyte), 5-123 (Richardson), 6-133 (Fensham), 7-133 (Brickett), 8-174 (Ogilvie), 9-204 (Watson), 10-216 (van Vuuren, 85.5 ov)
Northern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Joubert21   8371-7
Ferreira26   9432--
Ontong19   4463-12

Northern Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Whitfieldb Watson31924-- 
A Barrowc Brickett b Carse75161- 
VF du Preezc Richardson b Carse701592269- 
CS Stirklbw b van Vuuren53142-- 
*NG Featherstonelbw b Ogilvie711141- 
RC Ontongc Richardson b van Vuuren41618-- 
PD de Vaalc Richardson b Watson19891171- 
AM Ferreirac Carse b van Vuuren4054836- 
CM Oldc Richardson b Carse79101- 
+B McBridec Ogilvie b Watson144-- 
FE Joubertnot out921431- 
Extras(2 b, 4 lb, 5 nb)11
Total(all out, 303 minutes, 68.4 overs)183
Fall of wickets:
1-8 (Barrow), 2-12 (Whitfield), 3-36 (Stirk), 4-45 (Featherstone), 5-56 (Ontong), 6-109 (de Vaal), 7-135 (du Preez), 8-143 (Old), 9-144 (McBride), 10-183 (Ferreira, 68.4 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson22   11273--
Carse18   4673-6
Ogilvie13   3421--
van Vuuren11.41293--
Armitage4   270--

Eastern Province second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
KW Gradwellrun out (du Preez)2612-- 
TG Shawc Stirk b Old22834-- 
RLS Armitagelbw b Joubert42841-- 
RJD Whytelbw b Old2810-- 
+DJ Richardsonlbw b Ontong1839542- 
RG Fenshamb Old01112-- 
*DJ Brickettc Stirk b Old622371- 
WK Watsonc and b Ontong24891091- 
JD Ogilviec Featherstone b Ferreira1739591- 
MK van Vuurenb Ferreira109102- 
JA Carsenot out1635332- 
Extras(11 lb, 2 nb)13
Total(all out, 205 minutes, 51.5 overs)114
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Gradwell), 2-8 (Shaw), 3-12 (Whyte), 4-14 (Armitage), 5-18 (Fensham), 6-41 (Brickett), 7-43 (Richardson), 8-84 (Ogilvie), 9-96 (van Vuuren), 10-114 (Watson, 51.5 ov)
Northern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Old17   5294--
Joubert10   6151-2
Ferreira10   5212--
de Vaal6   3100--

--> KW Gradwell made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> RC Ontong (1) 50 in 108 balls, 126 minutes with 6 fours
--> RC Ontong (1) passed 5500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 2
--> VF du Preez (2) 50 in 113 balls, 167 minutes with 7 fours
--> JA Carse achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches when he dismissed AM Ferreira in the Northern Transvaal first innings (previous best was 3-77)
--> JA Carse achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Northern Transvaal first innings