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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
ELLIS PARK, JOHANNESBURG
FEBRUARY 10, 1950
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 53.8 | Scoring Rate: 3.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Australia in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 95% 41 23 40 114
South Africa 4% 23 36 23 156

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 465 8 762
2 South Africa 352 10 732
3 Australia 259 2 312

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
3 3 53.8 1262 890 0.59 0.41
3 2 50.8 1170 860 0.58 0.42
3 1 44.5 938 752 0.55 0.45
2 10 45.4 919 715 0.56 0.44
2 9 47.6 894 726 0.55 0.45
2 8 48.2 851 693 0.55 0.45
2 7 45.2 781 575 0.58 0.42
2 6 43.8 728 498 0.59 0.41
2 5 46.9 700 520 0.57 0.43
2 4 48.3 658 502 0.57 0.43
2 3 51.0 618 504 0.55 0.45
2 2 55.1 575 527 0.52 0.48
2 1 61.0 526 572 0.48 0.52
1 9 58.1 465 465 0.5 0.5
1 8 55.0 440 440 0.5 0.5
1 7 62.4 437 437 0.5 0.5
1 6 69.7 418 418 0.5 0.5
1 5 78.4 392 392 0.5 0.5
1 4 95.5 382 382 0.5 0.5
1 3 91.0 273 273 0.5 0.5
1 2 132.5 265 265 0.5 0.5
1 1 214.0 214 214 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
MG Melle South Africa 270 171 6 78.6
CN McCarthy South Africa 264 169 3 19.4
KR Miller Australia 168 75 3 11.1
RR Lindwall Australia 156 82 3 9.5
CL McCool Australia 42 29 2 3.2
HJ Tayfield South Africa 270 191 1 2.0
WA Johnston Australia 174 68 1 1.4
NBF Mann South Africa 198 117 0 0.0
IWG Johnson Australia 108 52 0 0.0
SJE Loxton Australia 60 22 0 0.0
DW Begbie South Africa 60 54 0 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 18 6 0 0.0
AL Hassett (c) Australia 6 5 0 0.0
AD Nourse (c) South Africa 6 0 0 0.0
EAB Rowan South Africa 6 0 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
J Moroney Australia 219 1 0 30 4.0
RN Harvey Australia 156 1 0 22 6.0
AR Morris Australia 130 2 0 18 0.8
KR Miller Australia 117 1 0 16 1.5
GM Fullerton † South Africa 88 1 0 25 2.3
EAB Rowan South Africa 55 1 0 16 0.7
AL Hassett (c) Australia 53 1 0 7 0.1
NBF Mann South Africa 52 1 0 15 0.4
HJ Tayfield South Africa 40 1 0 11 0.3
JD Nel South Africa 25 1 0 7 0.0
DW Begbie South Africa 24 1 0 7 0.1
PL Winslow South Africa 19 1 0 5 0.1
RG Draper South Africa 15 1 0 4 0.1
MG Melle South Africa 14 1 0 4 0.0
CL McCool Australia 8 1 0 1 0.0
SJE Loxton Australia 6 1 0 1 0.0
RR Lindwall Australia 5 1 0 1 0.0
RA Saggers † Australia 5 0 0 1 0.0
AD Nourse (c) South Africa 5 1 0 1 0.0
IWG Johnson Australia 3 1 0 0 0.0
CN McCarthy South Africa 2 0 0 1 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 27 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 25 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.
January 20, 1950
Kingsmead, Durban
99 0
December 31, 1949
Newlands, Cape Town
99 1
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