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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
NEWLANDS, CAPE TOWN
JANUARY 01, 1957
Result: ENGLAND
Runs Per Wicket: 24.1 | Scoring Rate: 2.5
Match Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series, 1956/57


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 56% 31 26 28 264
South Africa 38% 26 24 26 124

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 369 10 812
2 South Africa 205 10 600
3 England 220 6 383
4 South Africa 72 10 301

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 1898-01-01 1906-03-30 1912-08-05 1925-02-27 1930-08-16 1935-01-08 1939-07-22 1949-12-31 1953-03-13 1956-07-26

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 Inns 2nd Inns 3rd Inns 4th Inns

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 24.1 1070 662 0.62 0.38
4 9 24.7 1059 671 0.61 0.39
4 8 25.3 1045 677 0.61 0.39
4 7 26.1 1033 689 0.6 0.4
4 6 26.9 1020 702 0.59 0.41
4 5 27.8 1006 716 0.58 0.42
4 4 28.3 986 714 0.58 0.42
4 3 28.8 964 708 0.58 0.42
4 2 29.4 941 703 0.57 0.43
4 1 30.2 921 709 0.57 0.43
3 6 30.5 894 694 0.56 0.44
3 5 31.3 890 674 0.57 0.43
3 4 32.1 886 654 0.58 0.42
3 3 29.7 775 591 0.57 0.43
3 2 29.5 738 558 0.57 0.43
3 1 30.9 752 544 0.58 0.42
2 10 28.7 656 492 0.57 0.43
2 9 29.5 634 486 0.57 0.43
2 8 31.1 618 502 0.55 0.45
2 7 32.2 594 500 0.54 0.46
2 6 30.9 555 435 0.56 0.44
2 5 31.9 529 429 0.55 0.45
2 4 30.9 492 372 0.57 0.43
2 3 32.1 465 369 0.56 0.44
2 2 34.0 437 379 0.54 0.46
2 1 35.6 405 379 0.52 0.48
1 10 36.9 369 369 0.5 0.5
1 9 38.4 346 346 0.5 0.5
1 8 41.9 335 335 0.5 0.5
1 7 47.7 334 334 0.5 0.5
1 6 54.3 326 326 0.5 0.5
1 5 46.6 233 233 0.5 0.5
1 4 45.8 183 183 0.5 0.5
1 3 38.7 116 116 0.5 0.5
1 2 44.0 88 88 0.5 0.5
1 1 76.0 76 76 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
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JH Wardle England 258 89 12 160.4
HJ Tayfield South Africa 390 163 6 63.7
TL Goddard South Africa 335 136 4 29.1
JC Laker England 253 72 3 12.2
PS Heine South Africa 240 145 3 11.0
NAT Adcock South Africa 152 62 3 16.3
PJ Loader England 168 44 2 5.9
JB Statham England 144 50 1 1.1
TE Bailey England 66 13 0 0.0
JC Watkins South Africa 60 46 0 0.0
CB van Ryneveld South Africa 18 16 0 0.0
DCS Compton England 12 3 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BOWLER TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
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MC Cowdrey England 162 2 0 28 9.7
DCS Compton England 122 2 0 21 5.6
PE Richardson England 89 2 0 15 0.8
RA McLean South Africa 64 2 0 23 3.0
TG Evans † England 63 2 0 11 0.4
TE Bailey England 62 2 0 11 0.3
JHB Waite † South Africa 51 2 0 18 1.3
TL Goddard South Africa 44 2 0 16 1.0
DJ Insole England 32 1 0 5 0.1
CB van Ryneveld South Africa 25 1 0 9 0.3
PBH May (c) England 23 2 0 4 0.0
DJ McGlew (c) South Africa 21 2 0 8 0.1
WR Endean South Africa 20 2 0 7 0.0
HJ Keith South Africa 18 2 0 6 0.1
NAT Adcock South Africa 12 2 0 4 0.1
PJ Loader England 10 1 0 2 0.1
HJ Tayfield South Africa 9 2 0 3 0.0
JC Watkins South Africa 7 1 0 3 0.0
JH Wardle England 3 1 0 1 0.0
JB Statham England 2 0 0 0 0.0
JC Laker England 0 1 0 0 0.0
PS Heine South Africa 0 2 3 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 84 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 64 matches according to the formbook expectation. have always been the stronger team 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.
December 24, 1956
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
65 30
August 13, 1955
Kennington Oval, London
29 67
July 21, 1955
Headingley, Leeds
37 58
July 07, 1955
Old Trafford, Manchester
57 38
June 23, 1955
Lord's, London
62 34
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