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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
EDGBASTON, BIRMINGHAM
JULY 30, 2008
Result: SOUTH AFRICA
Runs Per Wicket: 34.0 | Scoring Rate: 3.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Basil D'Oliveira Trophy (South Africa in England)


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 47% 36 33 34 302
South Africa 50% 34 31 34 378

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 231 10 462
2 South Africa 314 10 542
3 England 363 10 590
4 South Africa 283 5 480

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 ENGLAND 1912-07-29 1934-07-20 1953-01-24 1962-11-30 1972-07-13 1982-02-17 1992-06-04 1998-08-06 2003-10-29 2008-07-18

MATCH PROGRESS

ENGLAND 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 34.0 1104 1278 0.46 0.54
4 5 30.8 1056 1102 0.49 0.51
4 4 29.4 1006 996 0.5 0.5
4 3 30.0 984 998 0.5 0.5
4 2 30.8 964 1008 0.49 0.51
4 1 31.4 939 1007 0.48 0.52
3 10 30.3 897 919 0.49 0.51
3 9 31.3 907 909 0.5 0.5
3 8 32.4 917 897 0.51 0.49
3 7 31.2 840 844 0.5 0.5
3 6 29.5 747 785 0.49 0.51
3 5 30.6 756 772 0.49 0.51
3 4 27.0 605 693 0.47 0.53
3 3 26.7 568 662 0.46 0.54
3 2 26.5 535 633 0.46 0.54
3 1 26.7 513 607 0.46 0.54
2 10 27.2 504 586 0.46 0.54
2 9 27.8 482 576 0.46 0.54
2 8 29.1 464 584 0.44 0.56
2 7 29.1 435 555 0.44 0.56
2 6 29.3 407 531 0.43 0.57
2 5 30.5 383 531 0.42 0.58
2 4 26.1 336 396 0.46 0.54
2 3 26.8 311 385 0.45 0.55
2 2 27.1 285 365 0.44 0.56
2 1 22.5 254 242 0.51 0.49
1 10 23.1 231 231 0.5 0.5
1 9 25.6 230 230 0.5 0.5
1 8 26.9 215 215 0.5 0.5
1 7 30.3 212 212 0.5 0.5
1 6 28.8 173 173 0.5 0.5
1 5 31.6 158 158 0.5 0.5
1 4 34.0 136 136 0.5 0.5
1 3 24.7 74 74 0.5 0.5
1 2 34.0 68 68 0.5 0.5
1 1 68.0 68 68 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
A Flintoff England 300 161 6 66.6
JM Anderson England 236 132 4 28.4
A Nel South Africa 222 126 4 28.7
M Ntini South Africa 222 128 4 28.2
JH Kallis South Africa 210 90 4 37.9
M Morkel South Africa 206 147 4 22.8
RJ Sidebottom England 210 107 3 17.5
MS Panesar England 240 116 2 8.2
PL Harris South Africa 192 85 2 9.2
KP Pietersen England 24 16 0 0.0
PD Collingwood England 12 12 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
GC Smith (c) South Africa 161 1 267 27 7.6
PD Collingwood England 139 2 217 23 5.1
KP Pietersen England 98 2 145 16 1.2
ND McKenzie South Africa 94 2 183 16 1.2
AN Cook England 85 2 137 14 1.5
MV Boucher † South Africa 85 1 134 14 0.9
IR Bell England 70 2 125 12 0.6
JH Kallis South Africa 69 2 121 12 0.4
AJ Strauss England 45 2 132 8 0.1
TR Ambrose † England 41 2 139 7 0.1
AG Prince South Africa 41 2 118 7 0.1
A Flintoff England 38 1 82 6 0.4
AB de Villiers South Africa 32 2 74 5 0.0
RJ Sidebottom England 24 2 52 4 0.0
PL Harris South Africa 19 1 54 3 0.0
M Morkel South Africa 18 1 33 3 0.0
MP Vaughan (c) England 17 2 19 3 0.0
HM Amla South Africa 15 2 40 3 0.0
JM Anderson England 2 2 10 0 0.0
MS Panesar England 1 1 1 0 0.0
A Nel South Africa 0 1 4 0 0.0
M Ntini South Africa 0 0 2 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 130 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 79 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

ENGLAND 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 ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
July 18, 2008
Headingley, Leeds
38 58
July 10, 2008
Lord's, London
43 53
January 21, 2005
SuperSport Park, Centurion
41 55
January 13, 2005
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
44 53
January 02, 2005
Newlands, Cape Town
47 50
December 26, 2004
Kingsmead, Durban
54 43
December 17, 2004
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
36 60
September 04, 2003
Kennington Oval, London
9 89
August 21, 2003
Headingley, Leeds
34 62