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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
KINGSMEAD, DURBAN
DECEMBER 16, 1948
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 20.0 | Scoring Rate: 2.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 38% 27 44 35 135
England 58% 29 42 38 176

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 161 10 323
2 England 253 10 598
3 South Africa 219 10 537
4 England 128 8 168

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 1895-03-01 1902-07-24 1909-07-01 1913-12-13 1924-08-16 1929-07-27 1932-02-27 1935-07-13 1939-03-03 1948-12-16

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 9 20.0 740 782 0.49 0.51
4 8 19.7 735 763 0.49 0.51
4 7 20.2 724 772 0.48 0.52
4 6 19.5 692 714 0.49 0.51
4 5 19.9 679 715 0.49 0.51
4 4 20.5 667 727 0.48 0.52
4 3 20.8 650 720 0.47 0.53
4 2 21.3 636 728 0.47 0.53
4 1 21.2 613 703 0.47 0.53
3 10 21.1 591 675 0.47 0.53
3 9 21.8 598 668 0.47 0.53
3 8 22.2 591 653 0.48 0.52
3 7 22.7 587 639 0.48 0.52
3 6 22.8 568 618 0.48 0.52
3 5 23.5 570 606 0.48 0.52
3 4 21.0 460 546 0.46 0.54
3 3 20.9 437 525 0.45 0.55
3 2 19.8 381 491 0.44 0.56
3 1 20.8 391 481 0.45 0.55
2 10 20.7 368 460 0.44 0.56
2 9 21.8 357 471 0.43 0.57
2 8 22.7 342 474 0.42 0.58
2 7 22.5 318 446 0.42 0.58
2 6 23.3 301 445 0.4 0.6
2 5 24.9 285 461 0.38 0.62
2 4 23.8 256 410 0.38 0.62
2 3 23.6 232 382 0.38 0.62
2 2 22.1 205 325 0.39 0.61
2 1 22.3 183 307 0.37 0.63
1 10 16.1 161 161 0.5 0.5
1 9 17.8 160 160 0.5 0.5
1 8 19.0 152 152 0.5 0.5
1 7 21.4 150 150 0.5 0.5
1 6 24.7 148 148 0.5 0.5
1 5 19.8 99 99 0.5 0.5
1 4 20.0 80 80 0.5 0.5
1 3 23.0 69 69 0.5 0.5
1 2 9.0 18 18 0.5 0.5
1 1 9.0 9 9 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
NBF Mann South Africa 238 72 7 116.8
AV Bedser England 191 90 6 45.6
CN McCarthy South Africa 126 63 6 51.9
DVP Wright England 210 101 5 31.0
AMB Rowan South Africa 288 123 4 27.0
RO Jenkins England 219 114 4 18.3
C Gladwin England 114 36 3 17.0
DCS Compton England 108 16 1 4.0
L Tuckett South Africa 96 74 1 0.9
AJ Watkins England 18 11 0 0.0
OC Dawson South Africa 18 16 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DCS Compton England 100 2 345 26 5.2
L Hutton England 88 2 243 23 1.0
DW Begbie South Africa 85 2 155 22 0.6
WW Wade † South Africa 71 2 232 19 1.0
AD Nourse (c) South Africa 69 2 108 18 0.8
C Washbrook England 60 2 119 16 0.2
B Mitchell South Africa 46 2 158 12 0.3
FG Mann (c) England 32 2 67 8 0.1
RO Jenkins England 27 2 98 7 0.0
OC Dawson South Africa 27 2 90 7 0.0
EAB Rowan South Africa 23 2 77 6 0.1
AMB Rowan South Africa 20 1 124 5 0.1
NBF Mann South Africa 14 2 29 4 0.0
AJ Watkins England 13 2 63 3 0.0
AV Bedser England 12 1 37 3 0.0
OE Wynne South Africa 9 2 81 2 0.0
C Gladwin England 7 0 11 2 0.0
RT Simpson England 5 2 28 1 0.0
TG Evans † England 4 2 6 1 0.0
L Tuckett South Africa 4 1 82 1 0.0
DVP Wright England 0 1 1 0 0.0
CN McCarthy South Africa 0 2 11 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced England in 68 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.
August 16, 1947
Kennington Oval, London
4 95
July 26, 1947
Headingley, Leeds
26 71
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