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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
LORD'S, LONDON
JUNE 23, 1955
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 22.5 | Scoring Rate: 2.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in England Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 62% 28 27 32 218
South Africa 34% 28 34 28 130

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 133 10 326
2 South Africa 304 10 612
3 England 353 10 899
4 South Africa 111 10 346

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 ENGLAND 1897-12-13 1906-03-10 1912-07-08 1924-12-19 1930-04-03 1934-02-10 1938-08-20 1949-01-01 1952-06-19 1955-03-11

MATCH PROGRESS

ENGLAND 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 9 23.1 925 877 0.51 0.49
4 8 23.7 913 889 0.51 0.49
4 7 23.5 885 851 0.51 0.49
4 6 24.0 870 860 0.5 0.5
4 5 24.4 852 854 0.5 0.5
4 4 24.8 834 854 0.49 0.51
4 3 25.2 813 847 0.49 0.51
4 2 25.2 789 825 0.49 0.51
4 1 25.5 766 814 0.49 0.51
3 10 26.3 749 831 0.47 0.53
3 9 26.7 736 810 0.48 0.52
3 8 27.6 745 801 0.48 0.52
3 7 27.5 714 772 0.48 0.52
3 6 28.4 719 759 0.49 0.51
3 5 28.9 707 737 0.49 0.51
3 4 29.8 708 720 0.5 0.5
3 3 29.3 663 685 0.49 0.51
3 2 26.3 537 619 0.46 0.54
3 1 21.2 354 538 0.4 0.6
2 10 21.9 352 522 0.4 0.6
2 9 23.0 340 534 0.39 0.61
2 8 24.2 326 544 0.38 0.62
2 7 23.1 294 490 0.38 0.62
2 6 23.8 276 484 0.36 0.64
2 5 18.1 223 319 0.41 0.59
2 4 16.7 200 268 0.43 0.57
2 3 14.2 175 193 0.48 0.52
2 2 11.7 156 124 0.56 0.44
2 1 12.1 145 121 0.55 0.45
1 10 13.3 133 133 0.5 0.5
1 9 12.3 111 111 0.5 0.5
1 8 13.9 111 111 0.5 0.5
1 7 15.9 111 111 0.5 0.5
1 6 16.3 98 98 0.5 0.5
1 5 16.4 82 82 0.5 0.5
1 4 11.2 45 45 0.5 0.5
1 3 10.0 30 30 0.5 0.5
1 2 4.0 8 8 0.5 0.5
1 1 7.0 7 7 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
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JB Statham England 336 88 9 187.6
TL Goddard South Africa 458 155 7 80.4
PS Heine South Africa 324 147 6 44.1
JH Wardle England 232 83 6 61.0
HJ Tayfield South Africa 233 80 5 40.4
FS Trueman England 210 112 2 4.5
NAT Adcock South Africa 198 74 2 5.9
TE Bailey England 96 56 1 1.0
FJ Titmus England 84 50 1 1.0
PNF Mansell South Africa 12 7 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
RA McLean South Africa 150 2 0 36 10.0
PBH May (c) England 112 2 0 23 0.7
DCS Compton England 89 2 0 18 1.4
WR Endean South Africa 76 2 0 18 1.8
TW Graveney England 75 2 0 15 0.8
HJ Keith South Africa 62 2 0 15 0.8
KF Barrington England 52 2 0 11 0.3
TE Bailey England 35 2 0 7 0.2
TG Evans † England 34 2 0 7 0.2
JH Wardle England 24 2 0 5 0.8
HJ Tayfield South Africa 24 2 0 6 0.0
FJ Titmus England 20 2 0 4 0.0
PNF Mansell South Africa 18 2 0 4 0.0
JHB Waite † South Africa 17 2 0 4 0.0
JE Cheetham (c) South Africa 16 1 0 4 0.0
PS Heine South Africa 16 2 0 4 0.0
JB Statham England 11 2 0 2 0.0
TL Goddard South Africa 10 2 4 2 0.0
FS Trueman England 8 0 0 2 0.0
D Kenyon England 3 2 0 1 0.0
DJ McGlew South Africa 0 2 3 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 79 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 61 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

ENGLAND 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 ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
June 09, 1955
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
72 25
August 16, 1951
Kennington Oval, London
65 32
July 26, 1951
Headingley, Leeds
60 37
July 05, 1951
Old Trafford, Manchester
78 18
June 21, 1951
Lord's, London
65 31
June 07, 1951
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
72 25
March 05, 1949
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
62 34
February 12, 1949
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
67 29
January 01, 1949
Newlands, Cape Town
50 46