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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
KINGSMEAD, DURBAN
JANUARY 20, 1939
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 38.5 | Scoring Rate: 3.7
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 73% 42 38 42 62
South Africa 24% 29 40 34 108

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 469 4 533
2 South Africa 103 10 275
3 South Africa 353 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 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 1938-12-31

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
3 10 38.5 1240 610 0.67 0.33
3 9 39.9 1227 609 0.67 0.33
3 8 41.7 1219 615 0.66 0.34
3 7 41.9 1181 579 0.67 0.33
3 6 43.9 1171 585 0.67 0.33
3 5 44.9 1143 565 0.67 0.33
3 4 45.5 1106 532 0.68 0.32
3 3 46.8 1077 513 0.68 0.32
3 2 46.1 1022 452 0.69 0.31
3 1 41.2 922 314 0.75 0.25
2 10 40.9 878 266 0.77 0.23
2 9 43.8 863 275 0.76 0.24
2 8 47.2 847 287 0.75 0.25
2 7 51.5 830 304 0.73 0.27
2 6 55.6 803 309 0.72 0.28
2 5 60.9 773 323 0.71 0.29
2 4 66.8 736 332 0.69 0.31
2 3 76.3 698 370 0.65 0.35
2 2 88.3 646 414 0.61 0.39
2 1 105.8 575 483 0.54 0.46
1 4 117.2 469 469 0.5 0.5
1 3 131.7 395 395 0.5 0.5
1 2 76.5 153 153 0.5 0.5
1 1 38.0 38 38 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
K Farnes England 248 109 7 76.7
LL Wilkinson England 197 115 4 18.9
H Verity England 258 80 3 20.0
N Gordon South Africa 174 127 2 10.1
DVP Wright England 162 93 2 4.8
WJ Edrich England 66 25 2 7.3
ACB Langton South Africa 143 107 1 2.5
EQ Davies South Africa 90 106 1 1.6
WR Hammond (c) England 30 13 1 1.6
EL Dalton South Africa 78 74 0 0.0
B Mitchell South Africa 48 45 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
E Paynter England 243 1 0 52 8.1
B Mitchell South Africa 139 2 0 30 1.8
WR Hammond (c) England 120 1 0 26 0.8
EAB Rowan South Africa 71 2 0 16 0.6
KG Viljoen South Africa 63 2 0 14 1.4
WW Wade † South Africa 42 2 0 9 0.7
PGV van der Bijl South Africa 41 2 0 9 0.1
PA Gibb England 38 1 0 8 0.0
L Hutton England 31 1 0 7 0.2
LEG Ames † England 27 0 0 6 0.0
AD Nourse South Africa 27 2 0 6 0.0
EL Dalton South Africa 20 2 0 4 0.0
A Melville (c) South Africa 15 1 0 3 0.0
ACB Langton South Africa 12 2 1 3 0.0
EQ Davies South Africa 4 1 0 1 0.0
N Gordon South Africa 1 2 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 60 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 44 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.
December 31, 1938
Newlands, Cape Town
94 5
December 24, 1938
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
78 20
August 17, 1935
Kennington Oval, London
80 18
July 27, 1935
Old Trafford, Manchester
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