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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
ELLIS PARK, JOHANNESBURG
DECEMBER 27, 1948
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 54.2 | Scoring Rate: 3.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 46% 26 35 29 120
South Africa 49% 24 32 30 69

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 608 10 899
2 South Africa 315 10 628
3 South Africa 270 2 546

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 1895-03-01 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

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
3 3 54.2 1259 1127 0.53 0.47
3 2 46.9 1170 892 0.57 0.43
3 1 44.7 1099 777 0.59 0.41
2 10 46.1 1070 776 0.58 0.42
2 9 48.5 1044 798 0.57 0.43
2 8 48.9 1000 762 0.57 0.43
2 7 49.6 955 731 0.57 0.43
2 6 51.8 918 738 0.55 0.45
2 5 54.1 879 745 0.54 0.46
2 4 57.1 836 762 0.52 0.48
2 3 54.2 770 638 0.55 0.45
2 2 52.1 712 538 0.57 0.43
2 1 56.4 664 576 0.54 0.46
1 10 60.8 608 608 0.5 0.5
1 9 66.9 602 602 0.5 0.5
1 8 72.0 576 576 0.5 0.5
1 7 81.4 570 570 0.5 0.5
1 6 91.7 550 550 0.5 0.5
1 5 109.8 549 549 0.5 0.5
1 4 135.0 540 540 0.5 0.5
1 3 172.0 516 516 0.5 0.5
1 2 183.0 366 366 0.5 0.5
1 1 359.0 359 359 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DVP Wright England 240 139 4 16.5
RO Jenkins England 244 142 3 9.2
NBF Mann South Africa 180 107 3 13.3
CN McCarthy South Africa 156 102 3 12.1
AV Bedser England 234 93 2 6.0
AMB Rowan South Africa 246 155 1 1.4
C Gladwin England 216 66 1 2.0
DCS Compton England 138 65 1 1.3
B Mitchell South Africa 108 79 1 1.2
AJ Watkins England 102 53 1 1.2
OC Dawson South Africa 101 59 1 1.5
L Tuckett South Africa 72 55 0 0.0
DW Begbie South Africa 36 38 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
C Washbrook England 195 1 0 32 2.2
EAB Rowan South Africa 164 1 0 28 3.7
L Hutton England 158 1 0 26 1.0
B Mitchell South Africa 126 2 0 22 1.3
DCS Compton England 114 1 0 19 1.3
AD Nourse (c) South Africa 88 1 0 15 0.2
WW Wade † South Africa 85 1 0 15 1.3
JF Crapp England 56 1 0 9 0.1
L Tuckett South Africa 38 1 0 6 0.1
C Gladwin England 23 1 0 4 0.1
NBF Mann South Africa 23 1 0 4 0.0
TG Evans † England 18 1 0 3 0.1
AV Bedser England 12 1 0 2 0.0
OC Dawson South Africa 12 1 0 2 0.0
AMB Rowan South Africa 8 1 0 1 0.0
OE Wynne South Africa 8 2 0 1 0.0
FG Mann (c) England 7 1 0 1 0.0
AJ Watkins England 7 1 0 1 0.0
DW Begbie South Africa 5 1 0 1 0.0
RO Jenkins England 4 1 0 1 0.0
DVP Wright England 1 0 0 0 0.0
CN McCarthy South Africa 1 0 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 69 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 51 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.
December 16, 1948
Kingsmead, Durban
58 38
August 16, 1947
Kennington Oval, London
95 4
July 26, 1947
Headingley, Leeds
71 26
July 05, 1947
Old Trafford, Manchester
70 27
June 21, 1947
Lord's, London
43 54
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