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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
OLD WANDERERS, JOHANNESBURG
FEBRUARY 18, 1939
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 34.9 | Scoring Rate: 3.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 86% 46 30 44 76
South Africa 12% 28 39 30 138

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 215 10 386
2 South Africa 349 8 611
3 England 203 4 360

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 5 34.9 697 837 0.45 0.55
3 4 32.2 618 800 0.44 0.56
3 3 31.8 572 762 0.43 0.57
3 2 32.8 568 742 0.43 0.57
3 1 33.1 543 713 0.43 0.57
2 8 31.3 466 662 0.41 0.59
2 7 32.6 444 666 0.4 0.6
2 6 32.9 412 640 0.39 0.61
2 5 33.9 385 633 0.38 0.62
2 4 35.4 356 634 0.36 0.64
2 3 33.8 316 562 0.36 0.64
2 2 26.9 269 377 0.42 0.58
2 1 29.4 244 402 0.38 0.62
1 10 21.5 215 215 0.5 0.5
1 9 22.8 205 205 0.5 0.5
1 8 25.1 201 201 0.5 0.5
1 7 28.1 197 197 0.5 0.5
1 6 31.2 187 187 0.5 0.5
1 5 37.4 187 187 0.5 0.5
1 4 39.8 159 159 0.5 0.5
1 3 33.0 99 99 0.5 0.5
1 2 48.0 96 96 0.5 0.5
1 1 18.0 18 18 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
N Gordon South Africa 222 105 5 68.1
ACB Langton South Africa 188 107 5 56.6
H Verity England 227 127 3 12.9
K Farnes England 156 64 2 7.8
B Mitchell South Africa 144 79 2 9.4
ES Newson South Africa 144 75 2 9.9
TWJ Goddard England 108 65 1 1.3
LL Wilkinson England 54 45 1 1.0
WR Hammond (c) England 42 19 1 1.8
EL Dalton South Africa 48 43 0 0.0
WJ Edrich England 24 11 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
L Hutton England 124 2 0 30 4.6
EAB Rowan South Africa 85 1 0 24 2.0
A Melville (c) South Africa 67 1 0 19 0.7
B Mitchell South Africa 63 1 0 18 0.5
WR Hammond (c) England 62 1 0 15 0.6
E Paynter England 55 2 0 13 0.2
PA Gibb England 54 2 0 13 0.3
LEG Ames † England 51 2 0 12 0.2
AD Nourse South Africa 38 1 0 11 0.3
BH Valentine England 36 1 0 9 0.1
PGV van der Bijl South Africa 31 1 0 9 0.0
EL Dalton South Africa 20 0 0 6 0.1
ES Newson South Africa 16 1 0 5 0.0
TWJ Goddard England 8 1 0 2 0.0
H Verity England 8 1 0 2 0.0
WJ Edrich England 6 1 0 1 0.0
ACB Langton South Africa 6 1 0 2 0.0
KG Viljoen South Africa 5 1 0 1 0.0
K Farnes England 4 1 0 1 0.0
LL Wilkinson England 1 0 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 61 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 45 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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WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
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