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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
JANUARY 09, 1953
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 28.3 | Scoring Rate: 3.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 7% 25 38 25 52
Australia 91% 34 23 37 170

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 173 10 380
2 Australia 443 10 788
3 South Africa 232 10 420

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 AUSTRALIA SOUTH AFRICA 1896-06-22 1903-12-11 1910-12-09 1920-12-31 1925-02-13 1930-08-16 1935-06-15 1946-11-29 1949-12-24

MATCH PROGRESS

SOUTH AFRICA PTS AUSTRALIA 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 9 29.2 697 999 0.41 0.59
3 8 30.3 708 988 0.42 0.58
3 7 31.4 719 977 0.42 0.58
3 6 30.1 641 925 0.41 0.59
3 5 31.3 653 913 0.42 0.58
3 4 28.5 526 842 0.38 0.62
3 3 29.4 527 825 0.39 0.61
3 2 28.5 468 784 0.37 0.63
3 1 29.8 480 770 0.38 0.62
2 10 30.8 481 751 0.39 0.61
2 9 31.5 456 740 0.38 0.62
2 8 30.7 418 686 0.38 0.62
2 7 32.2 398 696 0.36 0.64
2 6 32.7 369 677 0.35 0.65
2 5 34.5 345 689 0.33 0.67
2 4 35.9 317 689 0.31 0.69
2 3 25.8 250 420 0.37 0.63
2 2 18.5 210 234 0.47 0.53
2 1 19.4 192 234 0.45 0.55
1 10 17.3 173 173 0.5 0.5
1 9 19.1 172 172 0.5 0.5
1 8 19.5 156 156 0.5 0.5
1 7 20.6 144 144 0.5 0.5
1 6 23.7 142 142 0.5 0.5
1 5 23.0 115 115 0.5 0.5
1 4 20.8 83 83 0.5 0.5
1 3 27.7 83 83 0.5 0.5
1 2 32.5 65 65 0.5 0.5
1 1 54.0 54 54 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
RR Lindwall Australia 206 112 8 74.5
KR Miller Australia 210 81 5 41.0
ARA Murray South Africa 308 169 4 27.9
HJ Tayfield South Africa 228 94 3 20.9
WA Johnston Australia 198 97 2 5.2
R Benaud Australia 30 21 2 3.6
DT Ring Australia 144 77 1 1.2
MG Melle South Africa 138 98 1 1.3
JC Watkins South Africa 72 16 1 4.3
PNF Mansell South Africa 42 46 0 0.0
GB Hole Australia 12 11 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
RN Harvey Australia 190 1 0 43 12.1
WR Endean South Africa 89 2 0 22 3.9
KJ Funston South Africa 72 2 0 18 2.2
CC McDonald Australia 67 1 0 15 0.4
RA McLean South Africa 65 2 2 16 0.9
JC Watkins South Africa 65 2 0 16 3.9
DT Ring Australia 58 1 0 13 1.4
KR Miller Australia 55 1 0 12 0.1
DJ McGlew South Africa 33 2 0 8 0.1
JHB Waite † South Africa 32 2 0 8 0.1
ARA Murray South Africa 21 2 0 5 0.0
GRA Langley † Australia 20 1 0 5 0.0
AR Morris Australia 18 1 0 4 0.0
JE Cheetham (c) South Africa 10 2 0 2 0.0
PNF Mansell South Africa 8 2 0 2 0.0
WA Johnston Australia 7 0 0 2 0.0
GB Hole Australia 5 1 0 1 0.0
HJ Tayfield South Africa 3 0 0 1 0.0
AL Hassett (c) Australia 2 1 0 0 0.0
RR Lindwall Australia 1 1 0 0 0.0
MG Melle South Africa 1 1 0 0 0.0
R Benaud Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced Australia in 31 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 3 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

SOUTH AFRICA AUSTRALIA 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 SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
December 24, 1952
Melbourne Cricket Ground
3 97
December 05, 1952
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
2 97
March 03, 1950
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
5 94
February 10, 1950
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
4 95
January 20, 1950
Kingsmead, Durban
0 99
December 31, 1949
Newlands, Cape Town
1 99
December 24, 1949
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
6 93
February 28, 1936
Kingsmead, Durban
14 83
February 15, 1936
Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
27 70