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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
ELLIS PARK, JOHANNESBURG
DECEMBER 24, 1949
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 24.7 | Scoring Rate: 3.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Australia in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 93% 38 25 40 104
South Africa 6% 23 39 24 2911

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 413 10 682
2 South Africa 137 10 338
3 South Africa 191 10 391

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 AUSTRALIA 1895-01-11 1902-07-03 1909-06-14 1912-07-08 1921-11-12 1927-12-31 1931-01-16 1935-06-29 1939-03-03 1948-12-16

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA 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 10 24.7 907 575 0.61 0.39
3 9 25.4 895 577 0.61 0.39
3 8 26.2 885 583 0.6 0.4
3 7 25.6 849 535 0.61 0.39
3 6 26.6 839 545 0.61 0.39
3 5 27.6 828 554 0.6 0.4
3 4 28.5 811 555 0.59 0.41
3 3 28.8 788 538 0.59 0.41
3 2 28.7 757 505 0.6 0.4
3 1 28.6 727 473 0.61 0.39
2 10 27.5 688 412 0.63 0.37
2 9 28.7 672 420 0.62 0.38
2 8 29.7 651 419 0.61 0.39
2 7 31.5 633 437 0.59 0.41
2 6 32.8 610 440 0.58 0.42
2 5 33.0 578 412 0.58 0.42
2 4 32.9 544 376 0.59 0.41
2 3 34.8 518 388 0.57 0.43
2 2 37.1 487 403 0.55 0.45
2 1 38.8 452 402 0.53 0.47
1 10 41.3 413 413 0.5 0.5
1 9 45.3 408 408 0.5 0.5
1 8 46.5 372 372 0.5 0.5
1 7 45.7 320 320 0.5 0.5
1 6 47.2 283 283 0.5 0.5
1 5 40.0 200 200 0.5 0.5
1 4 40.8 163 163 0.5 0.5
1 3 23.7 71 71 0.5 0.5
1 2 1.0 2 2 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
WA Johnston Australia 193 65 8 98.3
IWG Johnson Australia 194 91 6 39.7
KR Miller Australia 156 67 5 30.1
HJ Tayfield South Africa 168 93 3 18.7
NBF Mann South Africa 172 92 2 8.6
CN McCarthy South Africa 150 90 2 7.7
JC Watkins South Africa 114 56 2 9.4
CL McCool Australia 54 15 1 1.9
RR Lindwall Australia 108 47 0 0.0
VI Smith South Africa 78 70 0 0.0
SJE Loxton Australia 24 13 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
AL Hassett (c) Australia 112 1 0 27 2.0
SJE Loxton Australia 101 1 0 24 2.3
EAB Rowan South Africa 92 2 0 28 6.8
IWG Johnson Australia 66 1 0 16 0.8
JE Cheetham South Africa 45 2 0 14 1.2
AD Nourse (c) South Africa 36 2 0 11 0.2
JC Watkins South Africa 36 2 0 11 1.1
OE Wynne South Africa 36 2 0 11 0.1
RN Harvey Australia 34 1 0 8 0.0
CL McCool Australia 31 1 0 8 0.0
RR Lindwall Australia 21 1 0 5 0.0
KR Miller Australia 21 1 0 5 0.0
JD Nel South Africa 18 2 0 5 0.0
RA Saggers † Australia 14 1 0 3 0.0
NBF Mann South Africa 13 2 0 4 0.0
WW Wade † South Africa 13 2 0 4 0.0
HJ Tayfield South Africa 6 2 0 2 0.0
VI Smith South Africa 2 1 0 1 0.0
WA Johnston Australia 1 0 0 0 0.0
CN McCarthy South Africa 1 1 0 0 0.0
J Moroney Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0
AR Morris Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 24 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 22 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous Australia v South Africa test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

AUSTRALIA 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

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WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
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70 27
January 01, 1936
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58 38
December 24, 1935
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79 18
December 14, 1935
Kingsmead, Durban
64 32
February 12, 1932
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January 29, 1932
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87 12
December 31, 1931
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December 18, 1931
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