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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
KINGSMEAD, DURBAN
JANUARY 25, 1957
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 24.9 | Scoring Rate: 2.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 70% 31 25 29 278
South Africa 25% 23 25 24 138

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 218 10 567
2 South Africa 283 10 578
3 England 254 10 649
4 South Africa 142 6 348

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 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 7 24.9 871 923 0.49 0.51
4 6 24.4 863 895 0.49 0.51
4 5 25.1 849 909 0.48 0.52
4 4 23.6 803 805 0.5 0.5
4 3 24.2 787 813 0.49 0.51
4 2 24.8 770 818 0.48 0.52
4 1 24.4 740 770 0.49 0.51
3 10 25.2 724 786 0.48 0.52
3 9 25.2 700 762 0.48 0.52
3 8 25.8 696 746 0.48 0.52
3 7 26.1 682 726 0.48 0.52
3 6 26.7 677 709 0.49 0.51
3 5 26.7 652 684 0.49 0.51
3 4 26.9 631 659 0.49 0.51
3 3 25.2 549 611 0.47 0.53
3 2 26.3 558 598 0.48 0.52
3 1 26.0 523 569 0.48 0.52
2 10 25.1 468 534 0.47 0.53
2 9 26.2 453 541 0.46 0.54
2 8 26.8 432 532 0.45 0.55
2 7 27.0 407 511 0.44 0.56
2 6 27.7 384 502 0.43 0.57
2 5 27.8 357 477 0.43 0.57
2 4 25.9 322 404 0.44 0.56
2 3 23.0 287 311 0.48 0.52
2 2 24.5 267 321 0.45 0.55
2 1 25.7 244 322 0.43 0.57
1 10 21.8 218 218 0.5 0.5
1 9 23.6 212 212 0.5 0.5
1 8 26.2 210 210 0.5 0.5
1 7 28.9 202 202 0.5 0.5
1 6 31.0 186 186 0.5 0.5
1 5 37.2 186 186 0.5 0.5
1 4 40.8 163 163 0.5 0.5
1 3 50.3 151 151 0.5 0.5
1 2 74.0 148 148 0.5 0.5
1 1 115.0 115 115 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
HJ Tayfield South Africa 373 90 9 202.0
JH Wardle England 242 103 7 60.8
NAT Adcock South Africa 219 78 4 27.0
PS Heine South Africa 228 123 3 10.0
PJ Loader England 198 100 3 9.4
JB Statham England 198 88 3 10.7
CB van Ryneveld (c) South Africa 168 87 3 10.5
JC Laker England 180 76 2 5.0
TL Goddard South Africa 228 68 1 2.0
TE Bailey England 102 38 1 1.4
DCS Compton England 6 5 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
DJ Insole England 123 1 0 26 13.4
RA McLean South Africa 104 2 0 24 5.3
PE Richardson England 100 2 0 21 1.4
TE Bailey England 98 2 0 21 3.2
TL Goddard South Africa 87 2 0 20 3.0
KJ Funston South Africa 63 2 0 15 0.4
DCS Compton England 35 2 0 7 0.1
WR Endean South Africa 31 2 0 7 0.1
MC Cowdrey England 30 2 0 6 0.0
CB van Ryneveld (c) South Africa 30 1 0 7 0.2
HJ Keith South Africa 28 2 0 7 0.1
AJ Pithey South Africa 25 2 0 6 0.0
JH Wardle England 21 2 0 4 0.1
HJ Tayfield South Africa 20 0 0 5 0.1
JB Statham England 15 2 0 3 0.0
JHB Waite † South Africa 13 1 0 3 0.0
TG Evans † England 10 2 0 2 0.0
JC Laker England 6 1 0 1 0.0
PS Heine South Africa 6 1 0 1 0.0
PJ Loader England 4 2 0 1 0.0
PBH May (c) England 4 2 0 1 0.0
NAT Adcock South Africa 3 1 0 1 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 85 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 65 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.
January 01, 1957
Newlands, Cape Town
56 38
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