Canterbury v South Africans
South Africa in Australia and New Zealand 1963/64
VenueLancaster Park, Christchurch on 6th, 7th, 8th March 1964 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossCanterbury won the toss and decided to field
ResultSouth Africans won by an innings and 48 runs
UmpiresFR Goodall, LC Johnston
Close of play day 1South Africans (1) 189/4 (RG Pollock 32*, Bland 12*)
Close of play day 2Canterbury (2) 50/4 (Hastings 3*, Gallop 1*)

South Africans first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*TL Goddardc Hastings b Kiddey26     
EJ Barlowb Kiddey82     
AJ Pitheylbw b Motz24     
PL van der Merwerun out6     
RG Pollockb Motz40     
KC Blandrun out18     
+DT Lindsaynot out35     
WS Farrerb Andrews14     
DB Pitheyb Andrews5     
PM Pollockc Hartland b Andrews0     
CG Halserun out11     
Extras(5 b, 1 lb, 12 nb, 2 w)20
Total(all out, 116.2 overs)281
Fall of wickets:
1-67, 2-133, 3-144, 4-152, 5-207, 6-211, 7-240, 8-249, 9-253, 10-281 (116.2 ov)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Motz25   4722--
Andrews36   15663--
Kiddey33   15682--
Irving22   4550--

Canterbury first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
*GT Dowlingc Lindsay b PM Pollock0     
IR Hartlandc DB Pithey b Goddard23     
BG Hadleerun out10     
K Thomsonc Lindsay b Halse0     
BF Hastingsc Goddard b Barlow0     
DL Gallopc Lindsay b Goddard2     
RC Motzc and b Barlow4     
+JT Wardlbw b Goddard3     
JWF Kiddeyc AJ Pithey b Goddard2     
BC Irvingnot out2     
B Andrewsc Goddard b PM Pollock16     
Extras(1 b, 6 lb, 4 nb)11
Total(all out, 31.3 overs)73
Fall of wickets:
1-7, 2-27, 3-35, 4-43, 5-45, 6-45, 7-52, 8-52, 9-56, 10-73 (31.3 ov)
South Africans bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
PM Pollock9.33272--
Halse9   1171--
Goddard7   3114--
Barlow6   272--

Canterbury second innings (following on)RunsBallsMins4s6s
*GT Dowlingrun out5     
IR Hartlandc van der Merwe b Barlow26     
BG Hadleec Lindsay b Goddard3     
K Thomsonlbw b Goddard1     
BF Hastingsb DB Pithey35     
DL Gallopc Halse b DB Pithey27     
RC Motzc Lindsay b Goddard17     
+JT Wardc RG Pollock b Halse20     
JWF Kiddeyc Farrer b Goddard10     
BC Irvinglbw b Goddard1     
B Andrewsnot out0     
Extras(6 b, 3 lb, 1 nb, 5 w)15
Total(all out, 73.4 overs)160
Fall of wickets:
1-35, 2-43, 3-45, 4-47, 5-106, 6-111, 7-139, 8-155, 9-155, 10-160 (73.4 ov)
South Africans bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
PM Pollock5   0210--
Halse18   6331--
Barlow7   1191--
Bland4   250--
DB Pithey12   4312--
RG Pollock5   1130--

--> EJ Barlow (1) passed 3500 runs in first-class matches when he reached 39
--> B Andrews (1) passed his previous highest score of 10 in first-class matches
--> RG Pollock made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches
--> CG Halse made his debut in New Zealand in first-class matches