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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
OLD TRAFFORD, MANCHESTER
JULY 05, 1947
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 36.8 | Scoring Rate: 2.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in England Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 27% 32 47 35 98
England 70% 36 37 42 164

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 339 10 997
2 England 478 10 909
3 South Africa 267 10 508
4 England 130 3 221

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 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

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 4 36.8 1084 1344 0.45 0.55
4 3 36.0 1074 1300 0.45 0.55
4 2 36.4 1042 1286 0.45 0.55
4 1 37.0 1013 1281 0.44 0.56
3 10 36.1 967 1201 0.45 0.55
3 9 36.6 949 1173 0.45 0.55
3 8 37.9 962 1160 0.45 0.55
3 7 38.9 960 1138 0.46 0.54
3 6 40.2 969 1121 0.46 0.54
3 5 41.7 981 1103 0.47 0.53
3 4 43.1 987 1081 0.48 0.52
3 3 39.7 832 994 0.46 0.54
3 2 39.0 771 947 0.45 0.55
3 1 39.5 746 912 0.45 0.55
2 10 40.9 748 886 0.46 0.54
2 9 42.6 723 897 0.45 0.55
2 8 44.7 697 913 0.43 0.57
2 7 45.8 659 897 0.42 0.58
2 6 47.1 622 886 0.41 0.59
2 5 46.8 573 831 0.41 0.59
2 4 44.9 518 738 0.41 0.59
2 3 47.3 481 749 0.39 0.61
2 2 32.2 404 370 0.52 0.48
2 1 34.5 373 385 0.49 0.51
1 10 33.9 339 339 0.5 0.5
1 9 36.3 327 327 0.5 0.5
1 8 37.2 298 298 0.5 0.5
1 7 41.0 287 287 0.5 0.5
1 6 43.3 260 260 0.5 0.5
1 5 43.0 215 215 0.5 0.5
1 4 53.5 214 214 0.5 0.5
1 3 54.3 163 163 0.5 0.5
1 2 62.5 125 125 0.5 0.5
1 1 32.0 32 32 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
WJ Edrich England 347 172 8 83.2
L Tuckett South Africa 330 174 4 29.4
C Gladwin England 396 86 3 26.7
NBF Mann South Africa 294 104 3 24.6
JB Plimsoll South Africa 237 143 3 14.4
DVP Wright England 114 62 3 10.7
WE Hollies England 222 91 2 6.3
K Cranston England 204 64 2 8.2
OC Dawson South Africa 143 82 2 6.8
DCS Compton England 144 85 1 1.1
AMB Rowan South Africa 126 76 1 1.6
CJ Barnett England 78 23 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WJ Edrich England 213 1 0 35 8.9
AD Nourse South Africa 138 2 0 23 2.8
KG Viljoen South Africa 125 2 0 21 2.7
DCS Compton England 121 2 0 20 0.5
B Mitchell South Africa 86 2 0 14 0.5
A Melville (c) South Africa 76 2 0 13 0.8
C Washbrook England 69 2 0 11 0.3
DV Dyer South Africa 63 2 0 10 0.2
NWD Yardley (c) England 41 1 0 7 0.1
L Hutton England 36 2 0 6 0.0
L Tuckett South Africa 30 2 0 5 0.1
TG Evans † England 27 1 0 4 0.0
CJ Barnett England 24 1 0 4 0.0
K Cranston England 23 1 0 4 0.0
NBF Mann South Africa 17 2 0 3 0.0
C Gladwin England 16 1 0 3 0.0
JB Plimsoll South Africa 16 1 0 3 0.0
AMB Rowan South Africa 13 2 0 2 0.0
OC Dawson South Africa 10 2 0 2 0.0
JD Lindsay † South Africa 9 1 0 1 0.0
WE Hollies England 5 1 0 1 0.0
DVP Wright England 4 0 0 1 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced England in 65 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 15 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.
June 21, 1947
Lord's, London
54 43
June 07, 1947
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
39 58
March 03, 1939
Kingsmead, Durban
26 72
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