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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
NEWLANDS, CAPE TOWN
DECEMBER 31, 1957
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 25.2 | Scoring Rate: 2.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Australia in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 54% 34 31 31 68
South Africa 41% 28 26 30 148

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 449 10 914
2 South Africa 209 10 521
3 South Africa 99 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 AUSTRALIA 1898-01-01 1905-07-24 1912-06-24 1923-02-16 1929-08-17 1934-08-18 1947-01-31 1951-01-05 1954-02-05 1957-03-01

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA 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
3 10 25.2 954 560 0.63 0.37
3 9 26.1 945 569 0.62 0.38
3 8 27.0 936 578 0.62 0.38
3 7 28.0 925 587 0.61 0.39
3 6 28.7 908 584 0.61 0.39
3 5 29.5 892 584 0.6 0.4
3 4 30.5 876 588 0.6 0.4
3 3 31.6 860 594 0.59 0.41
3 2 32.5 838 590 0.59 0.41
3 1 31.3 794 522 0.6 0.4
2 10 32.9 778 538 0.59 0.41
2 9 34.6 761 555 0.58 0.42
2 8 34.1 721 505 0.59 0.41
2 7 35.0 694 496 0.58 0.42
2 6 35.6 663 477 0.58 0.42
2 5 37.8 638 496 0.56 0.44
2 4 39.4 607 497 0.55 0.45
2 3 39.9 569 469 0.55 0.45
2 2 42.5 534 486 0.52 0.48
2 1 46.4 495 525 0.49 0.51
1 10 44.9 449 449 0.5 0.5
1 9 48.2 434 434 0.5 0.5
1 8 51.5 412 412 0.5 0.5
1 7 58.9 412 412 0.5 0.5
1 6 68.0 408 408 0.5 0.5
1 5 79.8 399 399 0.5 0.5
1 4 87.5 350 350 0.5 0.5
1 3 73.3 220 220 0.5 0.5
1 2 107.5 215 215 0.5 0.5
1 1 190.0 190 190 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
R Benaud Australia 336 144 9 94.0
LF Kline Australia 179 47 6 68.2
HJ Tayfield South Africa 306 120 5 53.2
AK Davidson Australia 198 49 4 32.2
ERH Fuller South Africa 206 125 2 5.5
TL Goddard South Africa 174 57 1 2.5
NAT Adcock South Africa 162 80 1 1.7
JW Burke Australia 90 30 1 1.5
CB van Ryneveld (c) South Africa 42 35 0 0.0
I Meckiff Australia 34 18 0 0.0
KD Mackay Australia 30 6 0 0.0
RJ Westcott South Africa 24 22 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
JW Burke Australia 189 1 0 42 11.0
CC McDonald Australia 99 1 0 22 0.9
TL Goddard South Africa 85 1 0 28 8.6
KD Mackay Australia 63 1 0 14 0.3
CB van Ryneveld (c) South Africa 44 2 0 14 0.3
RA McLean South Africa 40 2 0 13 0.5
R Benaud Australia 33 1 0 7 0.1
DJ McGlew South Africa 30 2 0 10 0.1
WR Endean South Africa 26 2 0 8 0.2
AK Davidson Australia 21 1 0 5 0.2
HJ Tayfield South Africa 21 2 1 7 0.0
RJ Westcott South Africa 18 2 0 6 0.0
RN Harvey Australia 15 1 0 3 0.0
JHB Waite † South Africa 15 2 0 5 0.0
I Meckiff Australia 11 0 0 2 0.0
KJ Funston South Africa 10 2 0 3 0.1
LF Kline Australia 5 1 0 1 0.0
ERH Fuller South Africa 5 2 0 2 0.0
RB Simpson Australia 3 1 0 1 0.0
ID Craig (c) Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0
ATW Grout † Australia 0 1 0 0 0.0
NAT Adcock South Africa 0 1 1 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 35 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 32 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

AUSTRALIA 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 AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
December 23, 1957
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
35 61
February 06, 1953
Melbourne Cricket Ground
96 3
January 24, 1953
Adelaide Oval
91 7
January 09, 1953
Sydney Cricket Ground
91 7
December 24, 1952
Melbourne Cricket Ground
97 3
December 05, 1952
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
97 2
March 03, 1950
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
94 5
February 10, 1950
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
95 4
January 20, 1950
Kingsmead, Durban
99 0