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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 18, 1931
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 26.1 | Scoring Rate: 2.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 16% 23 36 25 86
Australia 81% 32 26 35 126

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 153 10 438
2 Australia 469 10 929
3 South Africa 161 10 441

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 AUSTRALIA SOUTH AFRICA 1892-03-24 1898-02-26 1902-10-18 1908-02-21 1911-12-15 1914-01-01 1922-12-23 1926-07-10 1929-07-27

MATCH PROGRESS

SOUTH AFRICA PTS AUSTRALIA 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
3 10 26.1 575 991 0.37 0.63
3 9 27.0 583 981 0.37 0.63
3 8 27.4 571 961 0.37 0.63
3 7 27.6 551 937 0.37 0.63
3 6 27.8 531 913 0.37 0.63
3 5 28.9 542 902 0.38 0.62
3 4 30.1 554 890 0.38 0.62
3 3 30.9 551 871 0.39 0.61
3 2 32.3 565 857 0.4 0.6
3 1 33.0 553 831 0.4 0.6
2 10 31.1 464 780 0.37 0.63
2 9 32.7 448 796 0.36 0.64
2 8 33.9 424 796 0.35 0.65
2 7 35.1 399 795 0.33 0.67
2 6 36.6 373 799 0.32 0.68
2 5 39.0 348 822 0.3 0.7
2 4 35.7 296 704 0.3 0.7
2 3 31.3 247 567 0.3 0.7
2 2 24.7 202 390 0.34 0.66
2 1 14.5 167 151 0.53 0.47
1 10 15.3 153 153 0.5 0.5
1 9 17.0 153 153 0.5 0.5
1 8 17.9 143 143 0.5 0.5
1 7 19.4 136 136 0.5 0.5
1 6 15.2 91 91 0.5 0.5
1 5 12.4 62 62 0.5 0.5
1 4 13.5 54 54 0.5 0.5
1 3 12.0 36 36 0.5 0.5
1 2 15.5 31 31 0.5 0.5
1 1 6.0 6 6 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
CV Grimmett Australia 267 72 8 97.5
AJ Bell South Africa 281 140 5 40.5
H Ironmonger Australia 186 60 4 20.4
SJ McCabe Australia 90 38 4 15.6
TW Wall Australia 216 77 3 10.4
CL Vincent South Africa 144 75 2 6.2
NA Quinn South Africa 252 95 1 2.1
LS Brown South Africa 174 100 1 1.4
PK Lee Australia 120 49 1 1.0
DPB Morkel South Africa 72 33 1 1.8
B Mitchell South Africa 6 8 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
KE Rigg Australia 127 1 0 27 1.0
DG Bradman Australia 112 1 0 24 0.9
SJ McCabe Australia 79 1 0 17 0.3
CL Vincent South Africa 66 1 0 21 3.8
WM Woodfull (c) Australia 58 1 0 12 0.1
JAJ Christy South Africa 55 2 0 18 0.4
HC Nitschke Australia 47 1 0 10 0.2
DPB Morkel South Africa 37 2 0 12 0.8
KG Viljoen South Africa 37 2 0 12 0.4
EL Dalton South Africa 35 2 0 11 0.3
B Mitchell South Africa 25 2 0 8 0.0
HW Taylor South Africa 13 2 0 4 0.0
HB Cameron (c) † South Africa 11 2 0 4 0.0
LS Brown South Africa 10 2 0 3 0.0
CV Grimmett Australia 9 0 0 2 0.0
WAS Oldfield † Australia 8 1 0 2 0.0
TW Wall Australia 6 1 0 1 0.0
NA Quinn South Africa 6 2 0 2 0.0
WH Ponsford Australia 5 1 0 1 0.0
AJ Bell South Africa 1 1 0 0 0.0
H Ironmonger Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0
PK Lee Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced Australia in 15 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 3 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

SOUTH AFRICA AUSTRALIA 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 SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
November 27, 1931
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
23 75
November 26, 1921
Newlands, Cape Town
33 63
November 12, 1921
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
23 73
November 05, 1921
Lord's, Durban
35 62
March 03, 1911
Sydney Cricket Ground
12 85
February 17, 1911
Melbourne Cricket Ground
33 62
January 07, 1911
Adelaide Oval
26 70
December 31, 1910
Melbourne Cricket Ground
33 62
December 09, 1910
Sydney Cricket Ground
69 28