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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
HEADINGLEY, LEEDS
JULY 26, 1947
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 26.8 | Scoring Rate: 2.1
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in England Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 26% 29 44 34 42
England 71% 36 38 41 178

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 175 10 583
2 England 317 7 924
3 South Africa 184 10 480
4 England 47 0 94

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 1 26.8 546 900 0.38 0.62
3 10 25.0 534 818 0.4 0.6
3 9 26.0 541 811 0.4 0.6
3 8 27.0 548 804 0.41 0.59
3 7 28.2 556 796 0.41 0.59
3 6 28.2 528 768 0.41 0.59
3 5 28.7 515 747 0.41 0.59
3 4 29.6 512 732 0.41 0.59
3 3 27.6 427 675 0.39 0.61
3 2 26.7 378 638 0.37 0.63
3 1 27.7 375 621 0.38 0.62
2 8 28.9 378 606 0.38 0.62
2 7 28.9 377 605 0.38 0.62
2 6 30.1 355 607 0.37 0.63
2 5 30.9 330 598 0.36 0.64
2 4 30.6 297 559 0.35 0.65
2 3 32.0 271 561 0.33 0.67
2 2 32.8 240 546 0.31 0.69
2 1 28.7 204 428 0.32 0.68
1 10 17.5 175 175 0.5 0.5
1 9 19.4 175 175 0.5 0.5
1 8 19.8 158 158 0.5 0.5
1 7 18.7 131 131 0.5 0.5
1 6 21.7 130 130 0.5 0.5
1 5 25.0 125 125 0.5 0.5
1 4 30.2 121 121 0.5 0.5
1 3 37.7 113 113 0.5 0.5
1 2 11.5 23 23 0.5 0.5
1 1 1.0 1 1 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
HJ Butler England 312 66 7 113.4
K Cranston England 109 36 5 37.1
NBF Mann South Africa 322 85 4 39.0
WJ Edrich England 186 81 4 18.0
JA Young England 216 85 2 5.0
DVP Wright England 204 55 2 7.3
AMB Rowan South Africa 276 89 1 2.0
VI Smith South Africa 216 82 1 1.7
L Tuckett South Africa 144 60 0 0.0
OC Dawson South Africa 48 25 0 0.0
DCS Compton England 36 19 0 0.0
B Mitchell South Africa 12 5 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
L Hutton England 132 1 0 36 1.1
AD Nourse South Africa 108 2 0 30 3.2
C Washbrook England 90 1 0 25 0.5
B Mitchell South Africa 58 2 0 16 0.2
WJ Edrich England 43 1 0 12 0.1
NWD Yardley (c) England 36 1 0 10 0.2
KG Viljoen South Africa 34 2 0 9 0.1
DCS Compton England 30 1 0 8 0.1
A Melville (c) South Africa 30 2 0 8 0.1
NBF Mann South Africa 29 2 2 8 0.2
GM Fullerton † South Africa 26 2 0 7 0.1
OC Dawson South Africa 22 2 0 6 0.1
AMB Rowan South Africa 21 1 0 6 0.3
DV Dyer South Africa 11 2 0 3 0.0
CJ Barnett England 6 1 0 2 0.0
TG Evans † England 6 0 0 2 0.0
K Cranston England 3 1 0 1 0.0
L Tuckett South Africa 3 2 2 1 0.0
VI Smith South Africa 0 1 1 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced England in 66 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.
July 05, 1947
Old Trafford, Manchester
27 70
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