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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
W.A.C.A. GROUND, PERTH
DECEMBER 16, 2005
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 41.5 | Scoring Rate: 3.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 53% 40 30 34 652
South Africa 44% 33 26 33 216

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 258 10 452
2 South Africa 296 10 488
3 Australia 528 8 880
4 South Africa 287 5 756

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 SOUTH AFRICA AUSTRALIA 1912-02-23 1933-02-10 1953-06-11 1964-01-10 1974-03-08 1982-09-22 1991-12-26 1997-10-06 2001-09-07 2005-11-03

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA PTS SOUTH AFRICA PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
4 6 41.5 1408 1330 0.51 0.49
4 5 40.4 1391 1273 0.52 0.48
4 4 38.1 1320 1120 0.54 0.46
4 3 38.4 1285 1097 0.54 0.46
4 2 37.9 1241 1033 0.55 0.45
4 1 38.5 1210 1024 0.54 0.46
3 9 38.6 1172 992 0.54 0.46
3 8 35.9 1068 942 0.53 0.47
3 7 37.0 1072 924 0.54 0.46
3 6 35.8 993 869 0.53 0.47
3 5 34.8 922 818 0.53 0.47
3 4 30.8 750 726 0.51 0.49
3 3 29.7 684 682 0.5 0.5
3 2 29.1 635 645 0.5 0.5
3 1 28.1 576 606 0.49 0.51
2 10 27.7 535 573 0.48 0.52
2 9 28.5 514 568 0.48 0.52
2 8 30.0 498 582 0.46 0.54
2 7 30.7 473 571 0.45 0.55
2 6 27.8 425 465 0.48 0.52
2 5 28.3 400 450 0.47 0.53
2 4 28.8 373 433 0.46 0.54
2 3 30.2 349 437 0.44 0.56
2 2 32.1 322 448 0.42 0.58
2 1 31.0 289 393 0.42 0.58
1 10 25.8 258 258 0.5 0.5
1 9 28.7 258 258 0.5 0.5
1 8 30.4 243 243 0.5 0.5
1 7 30.0 210 210 0.5 0.5
1 6 33.2 199 199 0.5 0.5
1 5 37.0 185 185 0.5 0.5
1 4 45.0 180 180 0.5 0.5
1 3 39.0 117 117 0.5 0.5
1 2 55.5 111 111 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
SK Warne Australia 456 175 6 72.5
B Lee Australia 320 176 6 50.6
M Ntini South Africa 318 177 6 76.3
CK Langeveldt South Africa 288 217 4 25.1
A Nel South Africa 272 133 4 38.6
SM Pollock South Africa 330 144 3 24.3
NW Bracken Australia 186 83 2 6.9
GD McGrath Australia 252 98 1 2.0
JM Kemp South Africa 84 71 1 1.4
JA Rudolph South Africa 40 29 0 0.0
A Symonds Australia 18 6 0 0.0
BJ Hodge Australia 12 8 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
BJ Hodge Australia 244 1 428 31 21.7
RT Ponting (c) Australia 124 2 213 16 2.1
JA Rudolph South Africa 110 1 311 19 2.2
JL Langer Australia 84 2 203 11 0.6
MEK Hussey Australia 81 2 172 10 0.2
AB de Villiers South Africa 80 2 166 14 0.7
MV Boucher † South Africa 75 1 116 13 0.6
GC Smith (c) South Africa 64 2 130 11 0.2
JM Kemp South Africa 62 2 195 11 0.2
HH Gibbs South Africa 54 2 147 9 0.1
B Lee Australia 51 1 82 6 0.4
AC Gilchrist † Australia 50 2 71 6 0.2
A Symonds Australia 38 2 78 5 0.1
AG Prince South Africa 36 2 124 6 0.1
SM Pollock South Africa 34 1 35 6 0.1
SK Warne Australia 29 2 37 4 0.1
NW Bracken Australia 24 1 35 3 0.0
ML Hayden Australia 20 2 35 3 0.0
M Ntini South Africa 12 1 10 2 0.1
A Nel South Africa 4 0 20 1 0.0
GD McGrath Australia 0 1 1 0 0.0
CK Langeveldt South Africa 0 1 1 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 71 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 57 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous Australia v South Africa test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

AUSTRALIA SOUTH AFRICA STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
March 15, 2002
Kingsmead, Durban
83 15
March 08, 2002
Newlands, Cape Town
81 17
February 22, 2002
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
71 26
January 02, 2002
Sydney Cricket Ground
69 27
December 26, 2001
Melbourne Cricket Ground
57 39
December 14, 2001
Adelaide Oval
66 30
January 30, 1998
Adelaide Oval
52 44
January 02, 1998
Sydney Cricket Ground
73 24
December 26, 1997
Melbourne Cricket Ground
62 34