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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
NEWLANDS, CAPE TOWN
DECEMBER 31, 1927
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 25.9 | Scoring Rate: 2.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 49% 29 39 29 16
South Africa 46% 22 30 30 114

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 133 10 355
2 South Africa 250 10 606
3 England 428 10 953
4 South Africa 224 10 607

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 1890-08-11 1896-03-21 1899-08-14 1904-03-05 1908-01-01 1910-12-31 1912-08-05 1921-07-02 1924-08-16

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 10 25.9 1078 992 0.52 0.48
4 9 26.2 1058 984 0.52 0.48
4 8 26.8 1043 991 0.51 0.49
4 7 27.2 1024 992 0.51 0.49
4 6 27.8 1006 996 0.5 0.5
4 5 27.9 980 974 0.5 0.5
4 4 28.6 961 983 0.49 0.51
4 3 29.0 938 978 0.49 0.51
4 2 29.3 912 962 0.49 0.51
4 1 29.9 890 962 0.48 0.52
3 10 27.0 831 791 0.51 0.49
3 9 27.5 823 773 0.52 0.48
3 8 26.5 758 728 0.51 0.49
3 7 27.1 754 712 0.51 0.49
3 6 28.1 762 700 0.52 0.48
3 5 28.4 743 675 0.52 0.48
3 4 27.7 692 638 0.52 0.48
3 3 28.7 698 624 0.53 0.47
3 2 28.0 646 586 0.52 0.48
3 1 24.9 522 524 0.5 0.5
2 10 19.1 324 442 0.42 0.58
2 9 18.6 301 407 0.42 0.58
2 8 19.1 286 402 0.42 0.58
2 7 19.4 269 391 0.41 0.59
2 6 17.9 240 332 0.42 0.58
2 5 18.2 224 322 0.41 0.59
2 4 18.6 208 314 0.4 0.6
2 3 17.8 187 277 0.4 0.6
2 2 17.1 167 243 0.41 0.59
2 1 15.0 148 182 0.45 0.55
1 10 13.3 133 133 0.5 0.5
1 9 13.7 123 123 0.5 0.5
1 8 13.2 106 106 0.5 0.5
1 7 15.1 106 106 0.5 0.5
1 6 16.2 97 97 0.5 0.5
1 5 13.2 66 66 0.5 0.5
1 4 14.8 59 59 0.5 0.5
1 3 16.7 50 50 0.5 0.5
1 2 7.0 14 14 0.5 0.5
1 1 14.0 14 14 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
GF Bissett South Africa 293 136 8 85.7
CL Vincent South Africa 331 115 7 87.7
AP Freeman England 306 124 7 52.0
WR Hammond England 282 103 5 29.4
WE Astill England 222 80 4 19.1
HLE Promnitz South Africa 270 89 3 17.0
EP Nupen South Africa 234 100 1 1.5
DPB Morkel South Africa 180 80 1 1.4
IAR Peebles England 157 53 1 1.3
GTS Stevens England 90 43 1 0.9
G Geary England 138 50 0 0.0
RES Wyatt England 18 5 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
HW Taylor South Africa 139 2 0 29 5.1
H Sutcliffe England 128 2 0 23 2.4
P Holmes England 97 2 0 17 1.0
RES Wyatt England 93 2 0 17 4.0
GE Tyldesley England 87 2 0 16 1.2
JMM Commaille South Africa 60 2 0 13 0.1
DPB Morkel South Africa 59 2 0 12 1.2
WR Hammond England 57 2 0 10 0.5
HG Deane (c) South Africa 45 2 0 9 0.3
EP Nupen South Africa 40 1 0 8 0.5
HB Cameron † South Africa 38 2 0 8 0.1
WE Astill England 34 2 0 6 0.2
CL Vincent South Africa 24 2 0 5 0.0
RH Catterall South Africa 19 2 0 4 0.0
AW Palm South Africa 15 2 0 3 0.0
GF Bissett South Africa 14 1 0 3 0.0
IAR Peebles England 9 1 0 2 0.0
AP Freeman England 7 1 0 1 0.0
RT Stanyforth (c) † England 5 2 0 1 0.0
HLE Promnitz South Africa 5 2 0 1 0.0
GTS Stevens England 2 2 0 0 0.0
G Geary England 1 2 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 39 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 24 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

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MATCH ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
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83 14
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94 4
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76 19
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50 45
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33 61
February 09, 1923
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
60 34
January 18, 1923
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60 32
January 01, 1923
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69 26