Natal v Australians
Australia in South Africa 1957/58
VenueCity Oval, Pietermaritzburg on 17th, 18th, 20th, 21st January 1958 (4-day match)
Balls per over8
TossAustralians won the toss and decided to bat
ResultMatch drawn
UmpiresJG Draper, DR Fell
Close of play day 1Australians (1) 308/5 (Benaud 57*, Davidson 57*)
Close of play day 2Natal (1) 78/1 (McGlew 26*, Koch 41*)
Close of play day 3Natal (1) 288 all out

Australians first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
CC McDonaldc Elgie b Smith16     
LE Favellc Elgie b Smith20     
RN Harveyc Goddard b Dodds98     
RB Simpsonlbw b Dodds1     
PJP Burgec Dodds b Goddard53     
R Benaudc and b McGlew187     
AK Davidsonc Watkins b Dodds121     
*ID Craigc and b Watkins15     
+ATW Groutrun out66     
LF Klinenot out2     
RA Gauntrun out0     
Extras(9 lb, 1 nb)10
Total(all out, 119.5 overs)589
Fall of wickets:
1-27, 2-55, 3-56, 4-171, 5-201, 6-445, 7-468, 8-569, 9-587, 10-589 (119.5 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Goddard36   41221--
Watkins35   51601--
Dodds25   11503--
McGlew5   0431--

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*DJ McGlewc Davidson b Benaud71     
TL Goddardc Benaud b Gaunt11     
LB Kochc Grout b Kline76     
MK Elgierun out0     
RA McLeanrun out38     
CGD Burgerlbw b Gaunt52     
C Wesleyc and b Benaud4     
JC Watkinsc Simpson b Benaud0     
+DP Maraisc Favell b Benaud7     
PM Doddsc and b Benaud14     
VI Smithnot out10     
Extras(1 b, 1 lb, 3 nb)5
Total(all out, 87.3 overs)288
Fall of wickets:
1-16, 2-138, 3-140, 4-190, 5-205, 6-219, 7-219, 8-241, 9-269, 10-288 (87.3 ov)
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davidson16   2500--
Gaunt20   1742--
Kline19   4631--
Harvey8   1250--

Natal second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*DJ McGlewc Burge b Harvey44     
TL Goddardnot out131     
LB Kochc and b Simpson1     
CGD Burgerlbw b Davidson37     
RA McLeanb Davidson0     
C Wesleyc Grout b Davidson0     
MK Elgielbw b Benaud4     
JC Watkinsnot out2     
+DP Maraisdid not bat      
PM Doddsdid not bat      
VI Smithdid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 4 lb)5
Total(6 wickets, 73 overs)224
Fall of wickets:
1-121, 2-122, 3-202, 4-202, 5-202, 6-217
Australians bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Davidson8   2253--
Gaunt16   4460--
Benaud11   4171--
Harvey17   4601--
Simpson21   2711--

--> MK Elgie made his debut in First-Class matches
--> JC Watkins made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> VI Smith made his last appearance in First-Class matches
--> R Benaud (1) passed his previous highest score of 167 in First-Class matches
--> AK Davidson (1) passed his previous highest score of 104 in First-Class matches
--> RA McLean (1) passed 6000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 6
--> CGD Burger (1) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 49
--> AK Davidson reached 350 wickets in First-Class matches when taking his 1st wicket in the Natal second innings





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