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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
JANUARY 03, 2009
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 38.3 | Scoring Rate: 3.0
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 34% 35 34 33 312
South Africa 62% 38 30 37 432

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 445 10 818
2 South Africa 327 10 725
3 Australia 257 4 405
4 South Africa 272 10 686

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 1912-07-29 1935-12-14 1955-05-14 1965-05-14 1977-12-16 1986-02-21 1994-11-25 1999-11-26 2004-08-11

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 10 39.4 1451 1151 0.56 0.44
4 9 40.2 1425 1147 0.55 0.45
4 8 39.7 1377 1085 0.56 0.44
4 7 40.6 1352 1086 0.55 0.45
4 6 41.4 1323 1079 0.55 0.45
4 5 42.7 1300 1090 0.54 0.46
4 4 42.2 1250 1028 0.55 0.45
4 3 43.1 1219 1021 0.54 0.46
4 2 43.9 1185 1009 0.54 0.46
4 1 43.0 1132 930 0.55 0.45
3 4 44.7 1105 953 0.54 0.46
3 3 43.3 1016 890 0.53 0.47
3 2 43.1 967 845 0.53 0.47
3 1 41.7 882 786 0.53 0.47
2 9 40.6 811 733 0.53 0.47
2 8 42.3 783 739 0.51 0.49
2 7 44.4 756 754 0.5 0.5
2 6 47.1 727 779 0.48 0.52
2 5 42.5 658 618 0.52 0.48
2 4 43.6 620 602 0.51 0.49
2 3 46.6 585 627 0.48 0.52
2 2 48.0 541 611 0.47 0.53
2 1 47.4 492 550 0.47 0.53
1 10 44.5 445 445 0.5 0.5
1 9 48.9 440 440 0.5 0.5
1 8 47.6 381 381 0.5 0.5
1 7 54.1 379 379 0.5 0.5
1 6 39.5 237 237 0.5 0.5
1 5 32.4 162 162 0.5 0.5
1 4 32.5 130 130 0.5 0.5
1 3 36.3 109 109 0.5 0.5
1 2 31.5 63 63 0.5 0.5
1 1 62.0 62 62 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
PM Siddle Australia 329 113 8 150.3
MG Johnson Australia 308 118 4 33.7
PL Harris South Africa 299 147 4 32.7
DW Steyn South Africa 240 155 4 24.9
M Morkel South Africa 234 127 3 16.7
AB McDonald Australia 210 73 3 20.9
DE Bollinger Australia 264 131 2 6.5
NM Hauritz Australia 288 115 1 2.0
M Ntini South Africa 246 168 1 1.5
JH Kallis South Africa 180 67 1 2.7
JP Duminy South Africa 24 14 1 1.7
MJ Clarke Australia 12 2 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
MJ Clarke Australia 179 2 305 25 4.9
HM Amla South Africa 110 2 246 18 2.5
SM Katich Australia 108 2 188 15 0.9
MV Boucher † South Africa 93 2 195 16 2.1
MEK Hussey Australia 75 1 193 11 0.5
ML Hayden Australia 70 2 141 10 0.3
AB de Villiers South Africa 67 2 196 11 0.7
MG Johnson Australia 64 1 124 9 0.2
RT Ponting (c) Australia 53 2 58 8 0.4
ND McKenzie South Africa 50 2 180 8 0.1
NM Hauritz Australia 41 1 48 6 0.3
JH Kallis South Africa 41 2 68 7 0.1
M Morkel South Africa 40 2 136 7 0.0
BJ Haddin † Australia 38 1 79 5 0.1
DW Steyn South Africa 34 2 75 6 0.0
GC Smith (c) South Africa 33 1 48 6 0.1
JP Duminy South Africa 29 2 144 5 0.0
M Ntini South Africa 28 0 76 5 0.1
PM Siddle Australia 23 1 36 3 0.0
AB McDonald Australia 15 1 54 2 0.0
PL Harris South Africa 8 2 54 1 0.0
DE Bollinger Australia 0 0 5 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 79 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 64 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.
December 26, 2008
Melbourne Cricket Ground
51 45
December 17, 2008
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
53 42
March 31, 2006
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
73 24
March 24, 2006
Kingsmead, Durban
73 24
March 16, 2006
Newlands, Cape Town
59 38
January 02, 2006
Sydney Cricket Ground
65 32
December 26, 2005
Melbourne Cricket Ground
60 37
December 16, 2005
W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
53 44
March 15, 2002
Kingsmead, Durban
83 15