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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
LORD'S, LONDON
JUNE 21, 1947
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 41.4 | Scoring Rate: 2.3
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in England Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 43% 34 36 36 128
South Africa 54% 36 37 37 14

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 554 8 1290
2 South Africa 327 10 854
3 South Africa 252 10 764
4 England 26 0 73

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 1895-02-01 1902-06-12 1908-02-21 1912-07-29 1923-02-16 1928-12-29 1931-07-29 1934-07-20 1937-08-14

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 1 41.4 1408 910 0.61 0.39
3 10 40.5 1363 903 0.6 0.4
3 9 42.0 1351 915 0.6 0.4
3 8 43.0 1327 907 0.59 0.41
3 7 44.2 1305 905 0.59 0.41
3 6 45.1 1275 889 0.59 0.41
3 5 46.7 1254 892 0.58 0.42
3 4 48.8 1237 909 0.58 0.42
3 3 47.7 1174 828 0.59 0.41
3 2 45.5 1099 719 0.6 0.4
3 1 47.2 1073 721 0.6 0.4
2 10 48.9 1043 719 0.59 0.41
2 9 50.8 1011 715 0.59 0.41
2 8 53.9 985 739 0.57 0.43
2 7 57.1 953 759 0.56 0.44
2 6 61.0 920 788 0.54 0.46
2 5 64.9 879 809 0.52 0.48
2 4 65.3 815 753 0.52 0.48
2 3 70.5 766 786 0.49 0.51
2 2 65.8 686 630 0.52 0.48
2 1 72.1 626 672 0.48 0.52
1 8 69.2 554 554 0.5 0.5
1 7 79.1 554 554 0.5 0.5
1 6 90.2 541 541 0.5 0.5
1 5 105.2 526 526 0.5 0.5
1 4 128.8 515 515 0.5 0.5
1 3 155.3 466 466 0.5 0.5
1 2 48.0 96 96 0.5 0.5
1 1 75.0 75 75 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DVP Wright England 428 175 10 157.5
L Tuckett South Africa 300 119 5 45.6
DCS Compton England 312 78 4 41.2
WJ Edrich England 132 53 3 14.4
WE Hollies England 288 84 2 8.8
AMB Rowan South Africa 390 174 1 1.6
NBF Mann South Africa 337 115 1 2.1
OC Dawson South Africa 234 87 1 1.9
GH Pope England 218 85 1 1.7
AV Bedser England 240 96 0 0.0
VI Smith South Africa 102 73 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DCS Compton England 208 1 0 36 2.0
WJ Edrich England 189 1 0 33 1.6
B Mitchell South Africa 126 2 0 22 1.8
A Melville (c) South Africa 125 2 0 22 1.7
AD Nourse South Africa 119 2 0 21 0.8
C Washbrook England 78 1 0 13 0.5
OC Dawson South Africa 69 2 0 12 0.6
AMB Rowan South Africa 46 1 0 8 1.1
CJ Barnett England 33 1 0 6 0.1
TA Harris South Africa 33 2 0 6 0.0
L Hutton England 31 1 121 5 0.0
TG Evans † England 16 1 0 3 0.0
L Tuckett South Africa 14 2 0 2 0.0
JD Lindsay † South Africa 12 1 0 2 0.0
VI Smith South Africa 11 2 0 2 0.0
NBF Mann South Africa 9 2 0 2 0.0
GH Pope England 8 0 0 1 0.0
KG Viljoen South Africa 7 2 0 1 0.0
NWD Yardley (c) England 5 1 0 1 0.0
AV Bedser England 0 1 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 64 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 47 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.
June 07, 1947
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
58 39
March 03, 1939
Kingsmead, Durban
72 26
February 18, 1939
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
86 12
January 20, 1939
Kingsmead, Durban
73 24
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