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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
OLD WANDERERS, JOHANNESBURG
DECEMBER 24, 1938
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 48.4 | Scoring Rate: 3.3
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 78% 32 28 36 288
South Africa 20% 25 37 27 236

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 422 10 682
2 South Africa 390 10 811
3 England 291 4 371
4 South Africa 108 1 306

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 1894-12-29 1902-01-17 1907-07-29 1912-01-12 1921-07-02 1926-07-24 1930-02-14 1932-12-02 1935-07-13

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 2 48.4 1246 1176 0.51 0.49
4 1 46.8 1228 1112 0.52 0.48
3 4 46.0 1173 1033 0.53 0.47
3 3 47.5 1178 1008 0.54 0.46
3 2 46.3 1091 945 0.54 0.46
3 1 40.5 865 835 0.51 0.49
2 10 40.6 828 796 0.51 0.49
2 9 42.1 801 799 0.5 0.5
2 8 39.1 734 672 0.52 0.48
2 7 41.4 711 695 0.51 0.49
2 6 37.2 645 545 0.54 0.46
2 5 38.8 616 548 0.53 0.47
2 4 41.6 588 576 0.51 0.49
2 3 44.8 556 608 0.48 0.52
2 2 38.8 500 432 0.54 0.46
2 1 42.2 464 464 0.5 0.5
1 10 42.2 422 422 0.5 0.5
1 9 46.1 415 415 0.5 0.5
1 8 48.6 389 389 0.5 0.5
1 7 54.0 378 378 0.5 0.5
1 6 49.0 294 294 0.5 0.5
1 5 58.4 292 292 0.5 0.5
1 4 69.5 278 278 0.5 0.5
1 3 78.0 234 234 0.5 0.5
1 2 94.0 188 188 0.5 0.5
1 1 4.0 4 4 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
N Gordon South Africa 286 162 7 93.7
H Verity England 361 78 4 41.3
TWJ Goddard England 228 85 3 13.5
B Mitchell South Africa 198 133 3 14.5
EL Dalton South Africa 101 71 3 13.9
LL Wilkinson England 180 111 2 3.6
EQ Davies South Africa 198 169 1 1.3
K Farnes England 180 104 1 1.0
WR Hammond (c) England 96 40 1 1.3
ACB Langton South Africa 258 138 0 0.0
WJ Edrich England 72 51 0 0.0
GE Bond South Africa 12 16 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
E Paynter England 217 2 0 30 1.8
PA Gibb England 199 2 0 28 4.2
B Mitchell South Africa 121 1 0 24 4.8
EL Dalton South Africa 102 1 0 20 1.5
BH Valentine England 97 1 0 14 4.2
AD Nourse South Africa 90 1 0 18 0.8
WR Hammond (c) England 82 2 0 12 0.4
ACB Langton South Africa 64 0 0 13 0.8
KG Viljoen South Africa 50 1 0 10 0.1
LEG Ames † England 45 1 0 6 0.3
PGV van der Bijl South Africa 42 2 0 8 0.1
H Verity England 26 1 0 4 0.0
WJ Edrich England 14 2 4 2 0.0
NWD Yardley England 7 1 0 1 0.0
LL Wilkinson England 2 1 0 0 0.0
K Farnes England 0 1 0 0 0.0
GE Bond South Africa 0 1 1 0 0.0
EQ Davies South Africa 0 1 0 0 0.0
N Gordon South Africa 0 1 1 0 0.0
A Melville (c) South Africa 0 1 0 0 0.0
WW Wade † South Africa 0 1 1 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 58 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 42 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

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WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
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88 10
July 13, 1935
Headingley, Leeds
68 28
June 29, 1935
Lord's, London
81 17
June 15, 1935
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
86 12
February 21, 1931
Kingsmead, Durban
72 25
February 13, 1931
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
58 38
January 16, 1931
Kingsmead, Durban
61 35
January 01, 1931
Newlands, Cape Town
75 22