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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
HEADINGLEY, LEEDS
JULY 21, 1955
Result: SOUTH AFRICA
Runs Per Wicket: 27.9 | Scoring Rate: 2.2
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in England Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 58% 27 28 28 112
England 37% 24 28 26 192

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 171 10 422
2 England 191 10 539
3 South Africa 500 10 1253
4 England 256 10 853

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 ENGLAND SOUTH AFRICA 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

SOUTH AFRICA PTS ENGLAND 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 27.9 1230 1006 0.55 0.45
4 9 28.7 1216 1020 0.54 0.46
4 8 29.2 1196 1020 0.54 0.46
4 7 29.8 1177 1025 0.53 0.47
4 6 29.9 1150 1004 0.53 0.47
4 5 30.6 1130 1014 0.53 0.47
4 4 31.4 1110 1022 0.52 0.48
4 3 31.0 1074 970 0.53 0.47
4 2 28.8 1016 826 0.55 0.45
4 1 27.9 978 752 0.57 0.43
3 10 28.7 958 766 0.56 0.44
3 9 28.6 925 735 0.56 0.44
3 8 28.6 896 706 0.56 0.44
3 7 28.2 853 671 0.56 0.44
3 6 28.8 846 652 0.56 0.44
3 5 26.9 751 595 0.56 0.44
3 4 27.7 751 579 0.56 0.44
3 3 27.4 714 548 0.57 0.43
3 2 28.5 721 533 0.57 0.43
3 1 25.6 603 473 0.56 0.44
2 10 18.1 352 372 0.49 0.51
2 9 19.1 342 382 0.47 0.53
2 8 19.8 330 384 0.46 0.54
2 7 19.5 308 356 0.46 0.54
2 6 20.2 292 354 0.45 0.55
2 5 21.5 279 367 0.43 0.57
2 4 20.6 253 323 0.44 0.56
2 3 17.2 223 225 0.5 0.5
2 2 16.2 203 185 0.52 0.48
2 1 16.9 188 184 0.51 0.49
1 10 17.1 171 171 0.5 0.5
1 9 18.9 170 170 0.5 0.5
1 8 19.2 154 154 0.5 0.5
1 7 14.0 98 98 0.5 0.5
1 6 10.5 63 63 0.5 0.5
1 5 7.6 38 38 0.5 0.5
1 4 8.5 34 34 0.5 0.5
1 3 11.3 34 34 0.5 0.5
1 2 16.5 33 33 0.5 0.5
1 1 33.0 33 33 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
HJ Tayfield South Africa 469 164 9 89.3
TL Goddard South Africa 522 108 7 91.3
JB Statham England 362 164 5 29.8
JH Wardle England 396 133 4 25.8
TE Bailey England 341 120 4 24.6
PJ Loader England 288 119 4 20.9
PS Heine South Africa 263 103 4 15.7
GAR Lock England 288 108 2 5.8
PNF Mansell South Africa 114 53 0 0.0
NAT Adcock South Africa 24 4 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WR Endean South Africa 157 1 0 23 11.0
DJ McGlew (c) South Africa 156 2 0 23 1.4
PBH May (c) England 144 2 0 32 6.0
DCS Compton England 87 2 0 19 2.5
TL Goddard South Africa 83 2 0 12 0.7
HJ Keith South Africa 73 2 0 11 0.8
DJ Insole England 50 2 0 11 0.4
TW Graveney England 46 2 0 10 0.2
JH Wardle England 45 2 0 10 1.8
RA McLean South Africa 44 2 0 7 0.6
HJ Tayfield South Africa 39 1 0 6 0.1
JHB Waite † South Africa 34 2 0 5 0.0
PL Winslow South Africa 27 2 0 4 0.0
GAR Lock England 24 2 0 5 0.1
PS Heine South Africa 24 2 0 4 0.0
TE Bailey England 17 2 0 4 0.0
AJW McIntyre † England 7 2 0 2 0.0
JB Statham England 7 2 0 2 0.0
NAT Adcock South Africa 6 2 0 1 0.0
FA Lowson England 5 2 0 1 0.0
PNF Mansell South Africa 1 2 0 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced England in 81 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 17 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

SOUTH AFRICA ENGLAND 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.
ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
July 07, 1955
Old Trafford, Manchester
38 57
June 23, 1955
Lord's, London
34 62
June 09, 1955
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
25 72
August 16, 1951
Kennington Oval, London
32 65
July 26, 1951
Headingley, Leeds
37 60
July 05, 1951
Old Trafford, Manchester
18 78
June 21, 1951
Lord's, London
31 65
June 07, 1951
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
25 72
March 05, 1949
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
34 62