Orange Free State v Eastern Province
Castle Currie Cup 1988/89 (Section Two)
VenueUniversity of Orange Free State Ground, Bloemfontein on 17th, 19th, 20th December 1988 (3-day match)
Balls per over6
TossOrange Free State won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEastern Province won by 10 wickets
PointsOrange Free State 6 (Batting 2, Bowling 4); Eastern Province 24 (Batting 4, Bowling 5)
UmpiresJW Peacock, RL Symcox
Close of play day 1Eastern Province (1) 108/2 (Rushmere 36*, Wessels 37*)
Close of play day 2Eastern Province (1) 334 all out
Man of the MatchMW Rushmere

Orange Free State first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJR Steync Richardson b McCurdy21315-- 
WJ Cronjec Richardson b Matthews43849-- 
AA Metcalfec Callaghan b Thomas123047-- 
LJ Wilkinsonc Richardson b Shaw31911014- 
*JJ Strydomc Birrell b Shaw136273-- 
CJ van Heerdenc Richardson b Thomas1022321- 
+RJ Eastc Richardson b McCurdy3360733- 
GJ Parsonsb Thomas71281- 
CJPG van Zylc Richardson b Matthews1041571- 
DJ Ferrantnot out2151641- 
AA Donaldc Richardson b McCurdy2142512- 
Extras(5 b, 8 lb, 1 w)14
Total(all out, 288 minutes, 76.5 overs)178
Fall of wickets:
1-2 (Steyn), 2-16 (Cronje), 3-20 (Metcalfe), 4-63 (Strydom), 5-76 (Wilkinson), 6-85 (van Heerden), 7-92 (Parsons), 8-135 (East), 9-139 (van Zyl), 10-178 (Donald, 76.5 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Thomas19   5493--
Matthews12   5142--
Callaghan9   42001-
Shaw17   4382--

Eastern Province first inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PG Ammc Cronje b Donald2132313- 
MW Rushmerec Wilkinson b van Zyl117271321111 
AV Birrellc East b van Zyl044-- 
*KC Wesselsc Wilkinson b van Zyl42941115- 
KS McEwanc Cronje b Ferrant65113135111 
DJ Callaghanc Ferrant b Donald93239-- 
+DJ Richardsonb Donald2754751- 
TG Shawc East b Donald421211- 
JG Thomasb van Zyl611121- 
RJ McCurdyb van Zyl1513143- 
BA Matthewsnot out515211- 
Extras(1 b, 9 lb, 6 nb, 7 w)23
Total(all out, 398 minutes, 108.4 overs)334
Fall of wickets:
1-24 (Amm), 2-26 (Birrell), 3-119 (Wessels), 4-245 (McEwan), 5-274 (Rushmere), 6-276 (Callaghan), 7-291 (Shaw), 8-300 (Thomas), 9-320 (McCurdy), 10-334 (Richardson, 108.4 ov)
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
van Zyl33   3955--
Parsons18   2500--
van Heerden13   2280-2
Ferrant11   3521--
Wilkinson2   0140--

Orange Free State second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
PJR Steynlbw b McCurdy21214-- 
WJ Cronjec Shaw b McCurdy42432-- 
AA Metcalfec Richardson b Thomas154-- 
LJ Wilkinsonc Richardson b McCurdy354-- 
CJ van Heerdenlbw b Shaw6819822571 
+RJ Eastc Richardson b McCurdy914152- 
GJ Parsonsb Thomas105165-- 
CJPG van Zylc Shaw b Thomas1343481- 
DJ Ferrantc Rushmere b Callaghan3565815- 
AA Donaldc Wessels b Shaw92324-- 
*JJ Strydomnot out717191- 
Extras(10 lb, 2 nb, 1 w)13
Total(all out, 275 minutes, 76 overs)174
Fall of wickets:
1-6 (Steyn), 2-7 (Metcalfe), 3-10 (Wilkinson), 4-11 (Cronje), 5-21 (East), 6-48 (Parsons), 7-88 (van Zyl), 8-154 (Ferrant), 9-158 (van Heerden), 10-174 (Donald, 76 ov)
Eastern Province bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
McCurdy16   5394-2
Thomas22   44831-
Matthews8   650--
Shaw21   8452--
Callaghan8   0221--
Wessels1   050--

Eastern Province second inningsRunsBallsMins4s6s
MW Rushmerenot out73029-- 
PG Ammnot out82629-- 
AV Birrelldid not bat      
*KC Wesselsdid not bat      
KS McEwandid not bat      
DJ Callaghandid not bat      
+DJ Richardsondid not bat      
TG Shawdid not bat      
JG Thomasdid not bat      
RJ McCurdydid not bat      
BA Matthewsdid not bat      
Extras(2 b, 1 lb, 1 w)4
Total(no wicket, 29 minutes, 9 overs)19
Orange Free State bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-Balls
Donald5   2901-
van Zyl4   170-1

--> MW Rushmere (1) 50 in 161 balls, 188 minutes with 5 fours
--> MW Rushmere (1) 100 in 247 balls, 291 minutes with 9 fours and 1 six
--> KS McEwan (1) 50 in 92 balls, 112 minutes with 8 fours and 1 six
--> KS McEwan (1) passed 25000 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 18
--> CJ van Heerden (2) 50 in 146 balls, 168 minutes with 5 fours and 1 six
--> DJ Ferrant (2) passed 500 runs in First-Class matches when he reached 26
--> AA Metcalfe made his debut in South Africa in First-Class matches