1931-1932 Australia v South Africa - 3rd Test - Melbourne Full Scorecard   
Match Date: 31st December, 1931 Series Batting & Bowling Analysis
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Toss: Australia Partnerships
Result: Australia won by 169 runs
Player of Match: No Award

Australia 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
W M Woodfull* c †Cameron b Bell 7          3.54%
W H Ponsford b Bell 7          3.54%
D G Bradman c †Cameron b Quinn 2          1.01%
A F Kippax c Bell b Quinn 52          26.26%
S J McCabe c Morkel b Bell 22          11.11%
K E Rigg c Mitchell b Bell 68          34.34%
E L A'Beckett c Mitchell b Quinn 6          3.03%
W A S Oldfield c Vincent b Quinn 0        
C V Grimmett c Morkel b Bell 9          4.55%
T W Wall not out 6          3.03%
H Ironmonger run out 12          6.06%
Extras (b 1, lb 4, w 1, nb 1) 7  
Total All Out   (77.1 overs @ 2.57 rpo) 198  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-11  Ponsford   2-16  Bradman   3-25  Woodfull   4-74  McCabe   
5-135  Kippax   6-143  A'Beckett   7-143  Oldfield   8-173  Rigg   
9-179  Grimmett   10-198  Ironmonger   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A J Bell 26.1 9 69 5 2.64  50.00%
N A Quinn 31.0 13 42 4 1.35  40.00%
D P B Morkel 3.0 0 12 0 4.00
C L Vincent 12.0 1 32 0 2.67
Q McMillan 2.0 0 22 0 11.00
J A J Christy 3.0 0 14 0 4.67
 
South Africa 1st Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S H Curnow b Grimmett 47          13.13%
B Mitchell c McCabe b Wall 17          4.75%
J A J Christy c McCabe b Ironmonger 16          4.47%
H W Taylor lbw b Grimmett 11          3.07%
D P B Morkel lbw b Ironmonger 33          9.22%
H B Cameron*† st †Oldfield b Ironmonger 39          10.89%
K G Viljoen c Wall b McCabe 111          31.01%
C L Vincent c †Oldfield b Wall 16          4.47%
Q McMillan c †Oldfield b Wall 29          8.10%
N A Quinn b McCabe 11          3.07%
A J Bell not out 10          2.79%
Extras (b 3, lb 13, nb 2) 18  
Total All Out   (188.3 overs @ 1.90 rpo) 358  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-39  Mitchell   2-79  Christy   3-89  Curnow   4-108  Taylor   
5-163  Morkel   6-183  Cameron   7-225  Vincent   8-329  Viljoen   
9-336  McMillan   10-358  Quinn   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
T W Wall 37.0 5 98 3 2.65  30.00%
E L A'Beckett 18.0 5 29 0 1.61
C V Grimmett 63.0 23 100 2 1.59  20.00%
H Ironmonger 49.0 26 72 3 1.47  30.00%
S J McCabe 21.3 4 41 2 1.91  20.00%
 
Australia 2nd Innings R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
W M Woodfull* c Mitchell b McMillan 161          29.06%
W H Ponsford c Mitchell b Bell 34          6.14%
D G Bradman lbw b Vincent 167          30.14%
A F Kippax c Curnow b McMillan 67          12.09%
S J McCabe c Mitchell b McMillan 71          12.82%
K E Rigg c Mitchell b Vincent 1          0.18%
E L A'Beckett b Vincent 4          0.72%
W A S Oldfield lbw b McMillan 0        
C V Grimmett not out 16          2.89%
T W Wall b Vincent 12          2.17%
H Ironmonger b Quinn 0        
Extras (b 17, lb 3, nb 1) 21  
Total All Out   (166.0 overs @ 3.34 rpo) 554  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-54  Ponsford   2-328  Bradman   3-408  Woodfull   4-519  Kippax   
5-521  McCabe   6-521  Rigg   7-524  Oldfield   8-530  A'Beckett   
9-550  Wall   10-554  Ironmonger   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
A J Bell 36.0 6 101 1 2.81  10.00%
N A Quinn 36.4 6 113 1 3.08  10.00%
D P B Morkel 4.0 0 15 0 3.75
C L Vincent 55.0 16 154 4 2.80  40.00%
Q McMillan 33.0 3 150 4 4.55  40.00%
 
South Africa 2nd Innings (target 395) R BF 4s 6s SR      % of Total
S H Curnow b Grimmett 9          4.00%
B Mitchell c & b Grimmett 46          20.44%
J A J Christy c †Oldfield b Ironmonger 63          28.00%
H W Taylor b Grimmett 38          16.89%
D P B Morkel b Ironmonger 4          1.78%
H B Cameron*† lbw b Ironmonger 13          5.78%
K G Viljoen b Ironmonger 2          0.89%
C L Vincent c Ponsford b Grimmett 34          15.11%
Q McMillan c Wall b Grimmett 1          0.44%
N A Quinn not out 0        
A J Bell b Grimmett 0        
Extras (b 8, lb 6, nb 1) 15  
Total All Out   (115.0 overs @ 1.96 rpo) 225  
 
Fall of Wickets
1-18  Curnow   2-120  Christy   3-133  Mitchell   4-138  Morkel   
5-178  Cameron   6-186  Viljoen   7-188  Taylor   8-208  McMillan   
9-225  Vincent   10-225  Bell   
 
Bowling O M R W ER      % of Wickets
T W Wall 13.0 3 35 0 2.69
E L A'Beckett 3.0 1 6 0 2.00
C V Grimmett 46.0 14 92 6 2.00  60.00%
H Ironmonger 42.0 18 54 4 1.29  40.00%
S J McCabe 10.0 1 21 0 2.10
D G Bradman 1.0 0 2 0 2.00
 
End of Day Status (Rest days excluded)
Day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 46/1 (SH Curnow 22*, JAJ Christy 3*)
Day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 268/7 (KG Viljoen 65*, Q McMillan 10*)
Day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 206/1 (WM Woodfull 73*, DG Bradman 97*)
Day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 554/9 (CV Grimmett 16*, H Ironmonger 0*)
Day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 198/7 (CL Vincent 10*, Q McMillan 1*)
Day 6 - South Africa 2nd Innings 225, 115.0 overs - end of match