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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
ELLIS PARK, JOHANNESBURG
FEBRUARY 12, 1949
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 36.1 | Scoring Rate: 3.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 67% 39 39 40 48
South Africa 29% 29 39 35 97

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 379 10 637
2 South Africa 257 9 510
3 England 253 7 470
4 South Africa 194 4 390

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
4 5 36.1 1101 1065 0.51 0.49
4 4 35.7 1096 1046 0.51 0.49
4 3 35.5 1058 1000 0.51 0.49
4 2 36.6 1035 1015 0.5 0.5
4 1 33.8 970 854 0.53 0.47
3 7 34.2 940 838 0.53 0.47
3 6 34.9 930 816 0.53 0.47
3 5 35.8 923 793 0.54 0.46
3 4 36.5 912 768 0.54 0.46
3 3 37.4 901 743 0.55 0.45
3 2 37.5 867 707 0.55 0.45
3 1 35.6 777 649 0.54 0.46
2 10 33.5 680 592 0.53 0.47
2 9 32.4 670 560 0.54 0.46
2 8 31.7 633 509 0.55 0.45
2 7 31.8 601 479 0.56 0.44
2 6 33.4 580 490 0.54 0.46
2 5 34.4 551 481 0.53 0.47
2 4 36.0 523 485 0.52 0.48
2 3 30.6 471 325 0.59 0.41
2 2 31.9 443 323 0.58 0.42
2 1 34.8 414 352 0.54 0.46
1 10 37.9 379 379 0.5 0.5
1 9 38.4 346 346 0.5 0.5
1 8 39.5 316 316 0.5 0.5
1 7 41.0 287 287 0.5 0.5
1 6 47.0 282 282 0.5 0.5
1 5 42.6 213 213 0.5 0.5
1 4 45.0 180 180 0.5 0.5
1 3 57.3 172 172 0.5 0.5
1 2 61.5 123 123 0.5 0.5
1 1 3.0 3 3 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
CN McCarthy South Africa 291 164 7 96.8
AMB Rowan South Africa 342 139 5 68.5
AV Bedser England 246 135 3 11.9
C Gladwin England 240 82 3 19.1
L Tuckett South Africa 234 152 3 15.4
JA Young England 204 66 2 9.0
AJ Watkins England 30 25 2 3.5
RO Jenkins England 102 65 1 1.1
LA Markham South Africa 78 72 1 1.2
B Mitchell South Africa 60 28 1 2.4
NBF Mann South Africa 102 46 0 0.0
DCS Compton England 78 54 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
AD Nourse (c) South Africa 130 1 0 29 6.9
C Washbrook England 128 2 0 20 2.0
L Hutton England 125 2 0 20 3.2
AJ Watkins England 121 2 0 19 4.2
EAB Rowan South Africa 92 1 0 20 2.2
WW Wade † South Africa 81 2 0 18 0.5
KG Viljoen South Africa 63 2 0 14 0.3
JF Crapp England 56 2 0 9 0.1
DCS Compton England 49 2 0 8 0.1
FG Mann (c) England 33 2 0 5 0.0
C Gladwin England 26 1 0 4 0.0
RO Jenkins England 25 1 0 4 0.0
AV Bedser England 20 2 0 3 0.0
LA Markham South Africa 20 1 0 4 0.0
NBF Mann South Africa 14 1 0 3 0.0
AMB Rowan South Africa 12 1 0 3 0.0
JA Young England 10 0 0 2 0.0
SC Griffith † England 8 1 0 1 0.0
B Mitchell South Africa 8 2 0 2 0.0
TA Harris South Africa 7 1 0 2 0.0
L Tuckett South Africa 0 1 0 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 71 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 53 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.
January 01, 1949
Newlands, Cape Town
50 46
December 27, 1948
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
46 49
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