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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
NEWLANDS, CAPE TOWN
DECEMBER 31, 1949
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 42.2 | Scoring Rate: 3.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Australia in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 99% 37 23 39 86
South Africa 1% 17 41 20 14

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 526 7 756
2 South Africa 278 10 454
3 South Africa 333 10 616
4 Australia 87 2 120

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 1895-02-01 1902-08-11 1909-08-09 1912-08-12 1923-02-09 1928-12-29 1932-01-29 1936-02-28 1947-07-05

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
4 3 42.2 1457 991 0.6 0.4
4 2 40.7 1384 978 0.59 0.41
4 1 41.9 1402 946 0.6 0.4
3 10 42.1 1368 906 0.6 0.4
3 9 43.7 1356 916 0.6 0.4
3 8 45.2 1340 922 0.59 0.41
3 7 42.9 1255 803 0.61 0.39
3 6 41.9 1196 730 0.62 0.38
3 5 43.0 1170 720 0.62 0.38
3 4 42.1 1115 653 0.63 0.37
3 3 43.2 1088 642 0.63 0.37
3 2 43.2 1044 596 0.64 0.36
3 1 44.9 1020 598 0.63 0.37
2 10 47.3 999 609 0.62 0.38
2 9 50.2 978 630 0.61 0.39
2 8 51.7 940 612 0.61 0.39
2 7 54.8 910 624 0.59 0.41
2 6 56.1 862 596 0.59 0.41
2 5 60.0 826 614 0.57 0.43
2 4 63.2 779 611 0.56 0.44
2 3 68.0 730 630 0.54 0.46
2 2 68.7 663 573 0.54 0.46
2 1 69.9 596 522 0.53 0.47
1 8 75.1 526 526 0.5 0.5
1 7 71.7 502 502 0.5 0.5
1 6 83.7 502 502 0.5 0.5
1 5 83.2 416 416 0.5 0.5
1 4 69.0 276 276 0.5 0.5
1 3 71.7 215 215 0.5 0.5
1 2 86.0 172 172 0.5 0.5
1 1 68.0 68 68 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
NBF Mann South Africa 216 128 6 78.6
CL McCool Australia 196 112 6 30.6
RR Lindwall Australia 166 65 5 31.0
WA Johnston Australia 246 123 3 8.7
KR Miller Australia 168 97 3 7.6
HJ Tayfield South Africa 258 172 2 7.8
IWG Johnson Australia 216 152 2 2.8
JC Watkins South Africa 84 69 1 1.6
SJE Loxton Australia 60 31 1 0.9
CN McCarthy South Africa 168 116 0 0.0
VI Smith South Africa 150 111 0 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 18 5 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
RN Harvey Australia 201 1 0 33 7.1
AD Nourse (c) South Africa 179 2 0 29 20.3
J Moroney Australia 106 2 0 17 0.9
HJ Tayfield South Africa 90 2 0 15 0.9
KR Miller Australia 74 1 0 12 0.1
EAB Rowan South Africa 70 2 0 11 0.9
AR Morris Australia 66 2 0 11 0.3
NBF Mann South Africa 62 2 0 10 0.2
AL Hassett (c) Australia 57 1 0 9 0.2
JD Nel South Africa 57 2 0 9 0.2
CL McCool Australia 49 0 0 8 0.2
JC Watkins South Africa 44 2 0 7 0.4
SJE Loxton Australia 35 1 0 6 0.0
JE Cheetham South Africa 30 2 0 5 0.0
OE Wynne South Africa 23 2 0 4 0.0
VI Smith South Africa 15 1 0 2 0.0
WW Wade † South Africa 15 2 0 2 0.0
RR Lindwall Australia 8 0 0 1 0.0
IWG Johnson Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0
CN McCarthy South Africa 0 1 0 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 25 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 23 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

MATCH AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
December 24, 1949
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
93 6
February 28, 1936
Kingsmead, Durban
83 14
February 15, 1936
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
70 27
January 01, 1936
Newlands, Cape Town
58 38
December 24, 1935
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
79 18
December 14, 1935
Kingsmead, Durban
64 32
February 12, 1932
Melbourne Cricket Ground
94 5
January 29, 1932
Adelaide Oval
87 12
December 31, 1931
Melbourne Cricket Ground
93 6