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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
KINGSMEAD, DURBAN
MARCH 03, 1939
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 56.6 | Scoring Rate: 2.9
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 26% 31 37 33 136
England 72% 41 33 40 136

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 530 10 1218
2 England 316 10 708
3 South Africa 481 10 853
4 England 654 5 1310

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 ENGLAND SOUTH AFRICA 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

SOUTH AFRICA PTS ENGLAND 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 6 56.6 1860 2102 0.47 0.53
4 5 56.5 1858 2096 0.47 0.53
4 4 57.0 1809 2067 0.47 0.53
4 3 53.8 1710 1838 0.48 0.52
4 2 52.7 1643 1727 0.49 0.51
4 1 45.3 1510 1300 0.54 0.46
3 10 44.2 1453 1201 0.55 0.45
3 9 45.1 1443 1173 0.55 0.45
3 8 46.3 1443 1149 0.56 0.44
3 7 47.4 1438 1122 0.56 0.44
3 6 47.2 1384 1072 0.56 0.44
3 5 47.7 1353 1031 0.57 0.43
3 4 45.3 1225 951 0.56 0.44
3 3 45.1 1172 902 0.57 0.43
3 2 47.1 1192 882 0.57 0.43
3 1 49.4 1215 859 0.59 0.41
2 10 42.3 953 739 0.56 0.44
2 9 43.9 926 744 0.55 0.45
2 8 44.8 888 724 0.55 0.45
2 7 45.6 849 701 0.55 0.45
2 6 47.4 815 703 0.54 0.46
2 5 46.7 764 638 0.54 0.46
2 4 49.9 730 668 0.52 0.48
2 3 50.4 681 629 0.52 0.48
2 2 49.5 629 559 0.53 0.47
2 1 49.0 579 499 0.54 0.46
1 10 53.0 530 530 0.5 0.5
1 9 58.1 523 523 0.5 0.5
1 8 65.2 522 522 0.5 0.5
1 7 67.9 475 475 0.5 0.5
1 6 61.3 368 368 0.5 0.5
1 5 55.6 278 278 0.5 0.5
1 4 68.5 274 274 0.5 0.5
1 3 78.7 236 236 0.5 0.5
1 2 109.5 219 219 0.5 0.5
1 1 131.0 131 131 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
RTD Perks England 438 199 6 60.0
EL Dalton South Africa 240 159 6 53.5
DVP Wright England 414 288 5 27.2
K Farnes England 409 182 5 42.5
H Verity England 576 184 4 37.9
ACB Langton South Africa 546 203 4 42.4
ES Newson South Africa 414 149 2 11.0
N Gordon South Africa 554 256 1 2.1
B Mitchell South Africa 264 153 1 1.7
WR Hammond (c) England 138 64 0 0.0
WJ Edrich England 90 47 0 0.0
L Hutton England 6 10 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
PGV van der Bijl South Africa 222 2 0 22 6.7
WJ Edrich England 220 2 0 23 2.0
A Melville (c) South Africa 181 2 0 18 2.5
WR Hammond (c) England 164 2 0 17 1.3
E Paynter England 137 2 0 14 0.8
AD Nourse South Africa 128 2 0 13 1.6
PA Gibb England 124 2 0 13 0.2
RE Grieveson † South Africa 114 2 0 11 1.3
LEG Ames † England 101 1 0 10 1.5
B Mitchell South Africa 100 2 0 10 0.3
L Hutton England 93 2 0 10 0.5
EL Dalton South Africa 78 2 0 8 0.3
KG Viljoen South Africa 74 2 0 7 0.1
ACB Langton South Africa 33 2 0 3 0.1
EAB Rowan South Africa 33 2 0 3 0.0
BH Valentine England 30 1 0 3 0.0
DVP Wright England 26 1 0 3 0.0
K Farnes England 20 1 0 2 0.0
N Gordon South Africa 7 0 0 1 0.0
ES Newson South Africa 4 2 0 0 0.0
H Verity England 3 1 0 0 0.0
RTD Perks England 2 0 0 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced England in 62 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 14 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

SOUTH AFRICA ENGLAND 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.
ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
February 18, 1939
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
12 86
January 20, 1939
Kingsmead, Durban
24 73
December 31, 1938
Newlands, Cape Town
5 94
December 24, 1938
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
20 78
August 17, 1935
Kennington Oval, London
18 80
July 27, 1935
Old Trafford, Manchester
10 88
July 13, 1935
Headingley, Leeds
28 68
June 29, 1935
Lord's, London
17 81
June 15, 1935
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
12 86