Northern Transvaal v Natal
SAB Currie Cup 1981/82
VenueBerea Park, Pretoria on 8th, 9th, 10th March 1982 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossNatal won the toss and decided to field
ResultNatal won by 6 wickets
PointsNorthern Transvaal 7 (Batting 2, Bowling 5); Natal 14 (Bowling 4)
UmpiresGS Hawkins, OR Schoof
Close of play day 1Natal (1) 22/2 (Bentley 4*, Clift 6*)
Close of play day 2Natal (2) 6/0 (Clift 6*, Wilkins 0*)

Northern Transvaal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Whitfieldlbw b van der Bijl3099136-- 
KE Jenningsc Cooper b van der Bijl261231822- 
*VF du Preezlbw b van der Bijl1845681- 
PJA Visagieb Clift51315-- 
CS Stirklbw b van der Bijl2755683- 
AM Ferreirac Smith b Clift29163341 
RC Ontongc Wilkins b Daniels4510912721 
+GD Tullisc Wilkins b Hodkinson2153781- 
HW Raathnot out61932-- 
AH Wilkinsc Clift b van der Bijl265-- 
THD Wheelwrightc Daniels b van der Bijl243-- 
Extras(10 lb)10
Total(all out, 377 minutes, 90 overs)221
Fall of wickets:
1-40 (du Preez), 2-45 (Visagie), 3-89 (Stirk), 4-92 (Jennings), 5-125 (Ferreira), 6-169 (Whitfield), 7-204 (Ontong), 8-216 (Tullis), 9-219 (Wilkins), 10-221 (Wheelwright, 90 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
van der Bijl29   8646--
Hodkinson15   3291--
Cooper12   1440--
Clift18   6352--
Procter12   4360--
Daniels4   131--

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BA Richardsc Stirk b Wheelwright59121- 
CP Wilkinsb Wilkins61519-- 
RM Bentleyc Tullis b Wheelwright42528-- 
PB Cliftc Wheelwright b Ontong351001193- 
D Bestallc Stirk b Wheelwright351061252- 
*MJ Procterb Ontong914162- 
NP Danielsnot out204560-1 
+AJS Smithc Tullis b Ferreira1010161- 
VAP van der Bijlc Tullis b Ferreira346-- 
KR Cooperb Wheelwright1712193- 
EJ Hodkinsonc Tullis b Wheelwright011-- 
Extras(3 lb, 1 nb)4
Total(all out, 213 minutes, 57.5 overs)148
Fall of wickets:
1-11 (Richards), 2-13 (Wilkins), 3-25 (Bentley), 4-86 (Clift), 5-98 (Procter), 6-100 (Bestall), 7-117 (Smith), 8-127 (van der Bijl), 9-148 (Cooper), 10-148 (Hodkinson, 57.5 ov)
Northern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wilkins13   5271--
Ferreira17   5312--
Ontong11   1392-1

Northern Transvaal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
BJ Whitfieldlbw b van der Bijl83357-- 
KE Jenningsb van der Bijl1312-- 
*VF du Preezc Richards b van der Bijl1641562- 
PJA Visagiec Clift b van der Bijl054-- 
CS Stirklbw b van der Bijl31891144- 
AM Ferreirab van der Bijl069-- 
RC Ontongb Clift2055692- 
+GD Tullisb van der Bijl2242531- 
HW Raathc Wilkins b Daniels11311-- 
AH Wilkinsb van der Bijl21026-- 
THD Wheelwrightnot out1613-- 
Extras(2 b, 6 lb)8
Total(all out, 216 minutes, 51 overs)110
Fall of wickets:
1-5 (Jennings), 2-26 (Whitfield), 3-26 (Visagie), 4-27 (du Preez), 5-27 (Ferreira), 6-73 (Ontong), 7-94 (Stirk), 8-99 (Raath), 9-105 (Tullis), 10-110 (Wilkins, 51 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
van der Bijl21   6478--
Hodkinson6   1140--
Clift11   2221--
Daniels13   6191--

Natal second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PB Cliftc Tullis b Wheelwright91381- 
CP Wilkinsc Tullis b Raath33871185- 
RM Bentleyc Raath b Wheelwright51315-- 
D Bestallnot out802192469- 
BA Richardsb du Preez321201312- 
*MJ Procternot out1711163- 
NP Danielsdid not bat      
+AJS Smithdid not bat      
VAP van der Bijldid not bat      
KR Cooperdid not bat      
EJ Hodkinsondid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 8 lb, 1 w)10
Total(4 wickets, 267 minutes, 78.1 overs)186
Fall of wickets:
1-10 (Clift), 2-15 (Bentley), 3-96 (Wilkins), 4-164 (Richards)
Northern Transvaal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Wheelwright13   4342--
Wilkins15   4460--
Ferreira26   12340--
Ontong6   3170--
du Preez6   1141--

--> GD Tullis made his debut in First-Class matches
--> D Bestall (1) passed 3500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 18
--> NP Daniels (1) passed 1500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 2
--> AH Wilkins made his debut in South Africa in First-Class matches
--> THD Wheelwright achieved his best innings bowling analysis in First-Class matches when he dismissed EJ Hodkinson in the Natal first innings (previous best was 4-35)
--> THD Wheelwright achieved his first five wickets in an innings in First-Class matches in the Natal first innings
--> BJ Whitfield retired hurt in the Northern Transvaal first innings (team had lost 0 wickets) - he returned when the score was 89/3