Natal v Eastern Province
Castle Currie Cup 1976/77 (Section A)
VenueKingsmead, Durban on 5th, 6th, 7th February 1977 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossEastern Province won the toss and decided to field
ResultMatch drawn
PointsNatal 12 (Batting 7, Bowling 5); Eastern Province 1 (Bowling 1)
UmpiresLN Hornby, DD Schoof
Close of play day 1Eastern Province (1) ?/2 (Bezuidenhout ?*, [unknown] ?*)
Close of play day 2Eastern Province (1) 153 all out

Natal first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
A Jonesc Watson b Carrick77     
A Barrowc Reid b Brickett18     
BS Grovesrun out52     
HR Fotheringhamnot out148     
D Bestallc Reid b Watson64     
MJ Procterc Stephenson b Cowley18     
+AJS Smithrun out5     
MB Madsendid not bat      
*VAP van der Bijldid not bat      
PP Henwooddid not bat      
AR Lilleydid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 5 lb, 10 nb)17
Total(6 wickets, declared, 93.5 overs)399
Fall of wickets:
1-43, 2-135, 3-167, 4-340, 5-391, 6-399 (93.5 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Watson17   3761--
Wilkins27   2850--
Brickett19   0881--
Elliott4   0190--
Carrick23   2961--

Eastern Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
SJ Bezuidenhoutc Procter b van der Bijl18     
*CP Wilkinsb Procter40     
P Carrickb Procter1     
GS Cowleyc Barrow b Procter9     
KS McEwanb van der Bijl37     
RG Pollockc Smith b van der Bijl1     
KP Reidc Barrow b van der Bijl5     
DJ Brickettc Smith b Procter18     
+JW Stephensonc Madsen b Lilley3     
D Elliottnot out5     
WK Watsonc Smith b Procter8     
Extras(4 lb, 4 nb)8
Total(all out, 46.1 overs)153
Fall of wickets:
1-55, 2-57, 3-66, 4-78, 5-79, 6-89, 7-130, 8-136, 9-138, 10-153 (46.1 ov)
Natal bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
van der Bijl16   2694--
Lilley12   2271--

--> There was no play on the final day.
--> BS Groves (1) passed 3000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 41
--> HR Fotheringham (1) passed his previous highest score of 108 in first-class matches
--> D Bestall (1) passed 2000 runs in first-class matches when he reached 16
--> D Elliott made his debut in first-class matches





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