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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v NEW ZEALAND
ELLIS PARK, JOHANNESBURG
DECEMBER 24, 1953
Result: SOUTH AFRICA
Runs Per Wicket: 17.6 | Scoring Rate: 3.0
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
New Zealand in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 87% 33 30 38 90
New Zealand 12% 20 40 25 42

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 271 10 480
2 New Zealand 187 10 320
3 South Africa 148 10 319
4 New Zealand 100 10 287

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 NEW ZEALAND SOUTH AFRICA 1911-03-03 1914-02-14 1924-06-14 1929-06-15 1931-11-27 1935-07-27 1939-02-18 1949-02-12 1951-06-21 1953-02-06

MATCH PROGRESS

SOUTH AFRICA PTS NEW ZEALAND 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 10 17.6 772 640 0.55 0.45
4 9 17.8 758 632 0.55 0.45
4 8 18.2 746 634 0.54 0.46
4 7 18.4 732 632 0.54 0.46
4 6 18.9 722 642 0.53 0.47
4 5 19.5 711 651 0.52 0.48
4 4 20.0 699 663 0.51 0.49
4 3 20.1 681 647 0.51 0.49
4 2 20.1 660 628 0.51 0.49
4 1 20.7 646 636 0.5 0.5
3 10 20.2 621 591 0.51 0.49
3 9 20.6 615 577 0.52 0.48
3 8 20.7 600 560 0.52 0.48
3 7 21.1 594 546 0.52 0.48
3 6 20.2 540 510 0.51 0.49
3 5 20.1 516 488 0.51 0.49
3 4 20.6 514 476 0.52 0.48
3 3 21.0 505 459 0.52 0.48
3 2 21.4 498 444 0.53 0.47
3 1 22.3 505 433 0.54 0.46
2 10 22.9 500 416 0.55 0.45
2 9 22.4 472 378 0.56 0.44
2 8 23.2 456 378 0.55 0.45
2 7 24.1 439 379 0.54 0.46
2 6 22.0 403 301 0.57 0.43
2 5 21.9 380 276 0.58 0.42
2 4 21.9 358 254 0.59 0.41
2 3 22.6 339 249 0.58 0.42
2 2 23.3 318 242 0.57 0.43
2 1 25.1 296 256 0.54 0.46
1 10 27.1 271 271 0.5 0.5
1 9 30.1 271 271 0.5 0.5
1 8 30.5 244 244 0.5 0.5
1 7 34.9 244 244 0.5 0.5
1 6 37.7 226 226 0.5 0.5
1 5 33.6 168 168 0.5 0.5
1 4 25.0 100 100 0.5 0.5
1 3 14.3 43 43 0.5 0.5
1 2 18.5 37 37 0.5 0.5
1 1 13.0 13 13 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DEJ Ironside South Africa 239 88 8 82.2
NAT Adcock South Africa 198 87 8 68.9
AR MacGibbon New Zealand 252 123 7 86.9
JR Reid New Zealand 204 97 6 65.5
GWF Overton New Zealand 193 101 4 26.5
RW Blair New Zealand 132 64 2 7.1
ARA Murray South Africa 120 40 2 5.7
HJ Tayfield South Africa 50 53 1 0.4
GO Rabone (c) New Zealand 18 16 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WR Endean South Africa 94 2 0 22 2.4
B Sutcliffe New Zealand 90 1 0 31 9.4
CB van Ryneveld South Africa 82 2 0 20 0.7
RA McLean South Africa 63 2 0 15 0.2
HJ Tayfield South Africa 54 1 0 13 1.7
FLH Mooney † New Zealand 45 2 0 16 0.3
ME Chapple New Zealand 30 2 0 10 0.2
DEJ Ironside South Africa 24 1 0 6 0.1
JEF Beck New Zealand 23 2 0 8 0.2
GO Rabone (c) New Zealand 23 2 0 8 0.1
JE Cheetham (c) South Africa 21 2 0 5 0.0
DJ McGlew South Africa 21 2 0 5 0.0
ARA Murray South Africa 20 2 0 5 0.0
MB Poore New Zealand 16 2 0 6 0.1
LSM Miller New Zealand 14 2 0 5 0.0
AR MacGibbon New Zealand 11 1 0 4 0.0
KJ Funston South Africa 11 2 0 3 0.0
RW Blair New Zealand 10 2 0 3 0.0
NAT Adcock South Africa 6 2 0 1 0.0
JHB Waite † South Africa 5 2 1 1 0.0
JR Reid New Zealand 4 2 0 1 0.0
GWF Overton New Zealand 2 2 0 1 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v NEW ZEALAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced New Zealand in 5 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 4 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

SOUTH AFRICA NEW ZEALAND 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.
NEW ZEALAND
WIN EXP.
December 11, 1953
Kingsmead, Durban
78 20
March 13, 1953
Eden Park, Auckland
74 23
March 06, 1953
Basin Reserve, Wellington
62 35
March 04, 1932
Basin Reserve, Wellington
41 55
February 27, 1932
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
40 56