Orange Free State v Eastern Province
Castle Currie Cup 1987/88 (Southern Section)
VenueUniversity of Orange Free State Ground, Bloemfontein on 17th, 18th, 19th December 1987 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossOrange Free State won the toss and decided to field
ResultOrange Free State won by 6 wickets
PointsOrange Free State 23 (Batting 5, Bowling 3); Eastern Province 5 (Batting 3, Bowling 2)
UmpiresRE Koertzen, SB Lambson
Close of play day 1Eastern Province (1) 248/6 (Callaghan 57*, Shaw 9*)
Close of play day 2Orange Free State (1) 456/4 (Lamb 256*, Strydom 105*)
Man of the MatchAJ Lamb

Eastern Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AV Snymanb Donald18     
PG Ammlbw b Clarke10     
MW Rushmerec East b Player18     
*KC Wesselsc East b Player10118021615- 
KS McEwanc Lamb b Clarke1     
+DJ Richardsonc Wilkinson b Player1     
DJ Callaghanc Storie b Donald70     
TG Shawnot out15     
JG Thomasnot out1     
PA Raymentdid not bat      
RJ McCurdydid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 11 lb, 6 nb, 14 w)33
Total(7 wickets, declared, 78 overs)268
Fall of wickets:
1-26, 2-34, 3-101, 4-112, 5-124, 6-223, 7-267
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke20   2632--
Donald15   1612--
van Zyl13   2310--
Player20   3733--
Wilkinson9   1270--
Kallicharran1   100--

Orange Free State first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJR Steync Richardson b McCurdy3     
LJ Wilkinsonc McEwan b McCurdy22     
AC Storielbw b Thomas8     
AI Kallicharranlbw b McCurdy37     
AJ Lambc Rushmere b Callaghan294294394335 
*JJ Strydomc Rayment b McCurdy107  8- 
+RJ Eastc Shaw b Callaghan11     
ST Clarkec Rushmere b Rayment3     
CJPG van Zylnot out4     
BT Playerdid not bat      
AA Donalddid not bat      
Extras(1 b, 14 lb, 5 nb, 8 w)28
Total(8 wickets, declared, 124 overs)517
Fall of wickets:
1-8, 2-25, 3-48, 4-119, 5-474, 6-510, 7-511, 8-517 (124 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCurdy29   51094--
Thomas26   3811--
Rayment34   41491--
Shaw25   21180--
Callaghan10   0452--

Eastern Province second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AV Snymanc Strydom b van Zyl12     
PG Ammrun out60     
MW Rushmererun out0     
*KC Wesselsc Lamb b Donald13020323822- 
KS McEwanc Kallicharran b Clarke10     
+DJ Richardsonc Wilkinson b van Zyl6     
DJ Callaghanc East b Kallicharran6     
TG Shawb Donald9     
JG Thomasc Lamb b Clarke12     
PA Raymentc East b van Zyl2     
RJ McCurdynot out0     
Extras(1 b, 12 lb, 9 nb, 11 w)33
Total(all out, 94 overs)280
Fall of wickets:
1-34, 2-34, 3-154, 4-197, 5-220, 6-244, 7-261, 8-263, 9-280, 10-280 (94 ov)
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Clarke19   8252--
Donald22   6632--
van Zyl17   6473--
Wilkinson19   3680--
Kallicharran13   0401--
Strydom4   0240--

Orange Free State second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
AI Kallicharranlbw b Thomas01 -- 
AJ Lambc sub b McCurdy8     
*JJ Strydomc McCurdy b Thomas17     
LJ Wilkinsonrun out1     
PJR Steynnot out0     
ST Clarkenot out6  -1 
AC Storiedid not bat      
+RJ Eastdid not bat      
CJPG van Zyldid not bat      
BT Playerdid not bat      
AA Donalddid not bat      
Extras(1 lb)1
Total(4 wickets, 4 overs)33
Fall of wickets:
1-0, 2-19, 3-25, 4-26
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomas2   0182--
McCurdy2   0141--

--> AJ Lamb (1) passed his previous highest score of 178 in First-Class matches
--> AJ Lamb (1) passed 20000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 285
--> JJ Strydom (1) passed 2000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 16
--> KC Wessels (2) passed 15500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 7
--> AC Storie made his debut in South Africa in First-Class matches