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TEST MATCH

NEW ZEALAND v SOUTH AFRICA
ST GEORGE'S PARK, PORT ELIZABETH
FEBRUARY 05, 1954
Result: SOUTH AFRICA
Runs Per Wicket: 25.7 | Scoring Rate: 2.8
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
New Zealand in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
New Zealand 8% 20 47 23 70
South Africa 91% 29 25 39 120

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 New Zealand 226 10 555
2 South Africa 237 10 589
3 New Zealand 222 10 528
4 South Africa 215 5 285

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 NEW ZEALAND 1912-05-27 1921-11-05 1924-07-26 1929-08-17 1932-02-27 1936-02-28 1948-12-16 1951-03-24 1953-01-24

MATCH PROGRESS

NEW ZEALAND 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 6 25.7 834 966 0.46 0.54
4 5 25.2 826 940 0.47 0.53
4 4 25.7 807 939 0.46 0.54
4 3 23.2 750 782 0.49 0.51
4 2 22.8 722 740 0.49 0.51
4 1 23.5 707 751 0.48 0.52
3 10 22.8 676 694 0.49 0.51
3 9 22.6 645 667 0.49 0.51
3 8 23.3 648 656 0.5 0.5
3 7 23.9 646 642 0.5 0.5
3 6 24.2 634 624 0.5 0.5
3 5 25.0 637 611 0.51 0.49
3 4 24.4 592 578 0.51 0.49
3 3 23.5 538 542 0.5 0.5
3 2 21.8 461 499 0.48 0.52
3 1 22.7 466 486 0.49 0.51
2 10 23.1 458 468 0.49 0.51
2 9 23.7 439 461 0.49 0.51
2 8 24.2 419 451 0.48 0.52
2 7 25.5 404 462 0.47 0.53
2 6 24.9 376 422 0.47 0.53
2 5 24.8 350 394 0.47 0.53
2 4 26.1 331 401 0.45 0.55
2 3 24.2 299 331 0.47 0.53
2 2 24.6 275 315 0.47 0.53
2 1 24.2 250 282 0.47 0.53
1 10 22.6 226 226 0.5 0.5
1 9 25.1 226 226 0.5 0.5
1 8 23.5 188 188 0.5 0.5
1 7 25.1 176 176 0.5 0.5
1 6 24.3 146 146 0.5 0.5
1 5 29.2 146 146 0.5 0.5
1 4 35.2 141 141 0.5 0.5
1 3 33.0 99 99 0.5 0.5
1 2 32.0 64 64 0.5 0.5
1 1 24.0 24 24 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
NAT Adcock South Africa 228 131 6 25.9
JR Reid New Zealand 282 115 5 46.0
AR MacGibbon New Zealand 193 99 5 36.5
JC Watkins South Africa 180 55 5 33.8
CB van Ryneveld South Africa 168 82 4 13.6
HJ Tayfield South Africa 279 86 2 5.4
ARA Murray South Africa 228 83 2 4.5
W Bell New Zealand 225 136 2 5.0
RW Blair New Zealand 138 54 2 7.7
EW Dempster New Zealand 30 27 0 0.0
FLH Mooney † New Zealand 6 0 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WR Endean South Africa 119 2 0 26 2.6
JR Reid New Zealand 92 2 0 21 3.9
B Sutcliffe (c) New Zealand 90 2 0 20 2.7
DJ McGlew South Africa 65 2 0 14 0.5
JEF Beck New Zealand 60 2 0 13 1.0
MB Poore New Zealand 59 2 0 13 0.5
JC Watkins South Africa 58 2 0 13 0.1
JE Cheetham (c) South Africa 55 1 0 12 0.3
CB van Ryneveld South Africa 50 1 0 11 0.3
RJ Westcott South Africa 40 2 0 9 0.0
FLH Mooney † New Zealand 33 2 0 7 0.1
ME Chapple New Zealand 26 2 0 6 0.1
W Bell New Zealand 21 0 0 5 0.2
AR MacGibbon New Zealand 21 2 0 5 0.1
JHB Waite † South Africa 20 0 0 4 0.0
EW Dempster New Zealand 17 2 0 4 0.0
RW Blair New Zealand 16 2 0 4 0.0
KJ Funston South Africa 10 2 0 2 0.0
ARA Murray South Africa 7 1 0 2 0.0
NAT Adcock South Africa 5 1 0 1 0.0
LSM Miller New Zealand 2 2 0 0 0.0
HJ Tayfield South Africa 2 1 0 0 0.0

NEW ZEALAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

New Zealand faced South Africa in 8 test matches before this game. Of these, New Zealand had the stronger team in 2 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

NEW ZEALAND 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 NEW ZEALAND
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
January 29, 1954
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
7 92
January 01, 1954
Newlands, Cape Town
2 97
December 24, 1953
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
12 87
December 11, 1953
Kingsmead, Durban
20 78
March 13, 1953
Eden Park, Auckland
23 74
March 06, 1953
Basin Reserve, Wellington
35 62
March 04, 1932
Basin Reserve, Wellington
55 41
February 27, 1932
AMI Stadium, Christchurch
56 40