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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
THE WANDERERS STADIUM, JOHANNESBURG
FEBRUARY 15, 1957
Result: SOUTH AFRICA
Runs Per Wicket: 23.7 | Scoring Rate: 2.7
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 25% 22 25 24 152
England 71% 31 26 29 292

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 340 10 612
2 England 251 10 686
3 South Africa 142 10 360
4 England 214 10 468

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 1898-01-14 1907-07-29 1913-12-13 1926-07-24 1931-02-21 1935-07-13 1947-01-01 1950-12-01 1954-01-15

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 23.7 956 938 0.5 0.5
4 9 24.1 940 942 0.5 0.5
4 8 24.5 923 941 0.5 0.5
4 7 25.1 909 949 0.49 0.51
4 6 25.5 890 948 0.48 0.52
4 5 25.4 863 915 0.49 0.51
4 4 25.9 845 917 0.48 0.52
4 3 26.7 829 931 0.47 0.53
4 2 24.9 781 815 0.49 0.51
4 1 24.0 746 740 0.5 0.5
3 10 24.4 726 740 0.5 0.5
3 9 24.9 720 724 0.5 0.5
3 8 25.8 728 714 0.5 0.5
3 7 26.7 736 704 0.51 0.49
3 6 26.7 711 679 0.51 0.49
3 5 27.5 712 664 0.52 0.48
3 4 28.6 721 651 0.53 0.47
3 3 29.8 732 638 0.53 0.47
3 2 31.0 741 623 0.54 0.46
3 1 31.1 713 593 0.55 0.45
2 10 29.6 636 546 0.54 0.46
2 9 29.8 609 525 0.54 0.46
2 8 30.7 586 520 0.53 0.47
2 7 30.4 552 480 0.54 0.46
2 6 31.2 528 472 0.53 0.47
2 5 32.8 504 480 0.51 0.49
2 4 33.9 476 474 0.5 0.5
2 3 36.2 449 493 0.48 0.52
2 2 31.7 403 357 0.53 0.47
2 1 33.2 373 357 0.51 0.49
1 10 34.0 340 340 0.5 0.5
1 9 37.0 333 333 0.5 0.5
1 8 41.0 328 328 0.5 0.5
1 7 44.1 309 309 0.5 0.5
1 6 41.8 251 251 0.5 0.5
1 5 47.6 238 238 0.5 0.5
1 4 43.0 172 172 0.5 0.5
1 3 50.3 151 151 0.5 0.5
1 2 67.0 134 134 0.5 0.5
1 1 22.0 22 22 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
HJ Tayfield South Africa 444 192 13 244.1
JB Statham England 216 118 5 25.0
TE Bailey England 204 66 5 42.2
JH Wardle England 204 97 4 18.4
TL Goddard South Africa 302 76 2 9.9
PS Heine South Africa 186 75 2 6.2
NAT Adcock South Africa 174 74 2 5.9
JC Laker England 132 75 2 3.8
PJ Loader England 216 111 1 1.1
CB van Ryneveld (c) South Africa 48 40 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
TL Goddard South Africa 116 2 0 24 3.0
DJ Insole England 115 2 0 25 2.0
RA McLean South Africa 93 2 10 19 2.8
JHB Waite † South Africa 78 2 0 16 1.1
MC Cowdrey England 63 2 0 14 1.2
PBH May (c) England 61 2 8 13 0.6
PE Richardson England 50 2 0 11 0.3
CB van Ryneveld (c) South Africa 48 2 0 10 0.3
DCS Compton England 43 2 0 9 0.6
KJ Funston South Africa 43 2 0 9 0.7
JH Wardle England 38 2 0 8 0.6
AJ Pithey South Africa 28 2 0 6 0.0
JC Laker England 22 2 0 5 0.0
HJ Tayfield South Africa 22 1 0 5 0.3
PJ Loader England 20 2 0 4 0.0
JB Statham England 16 0 0 3 0.1
CAR Duckworth South Africa 16 2 0 3 0.0
TG Evans † England 15 2 0 3 0.1
WR Endean South Africa 15 2 0 3 0.3
TE Bailey England 14 2 0 3 0.0
NAT Adcock South Africa 7 2 0 1 0.0
PS Heine South Africa 1 1 0 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced England in 86 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 18 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.
January 25, 1957
Kingsmead, Durban
25 70
January 01, 1957
Newlands, Cape Town
38 56
December 24, 1956
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
30 65
August 13, 1955
Kennington Oval, London
67 29
July 21, 1955
Headingley, Leeds
58 37
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