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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
JANUARY 01, 1964
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 36.3 | Scoring Rate: 3.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 22% 24 54 33 38
Australia 75% 27 41 41 180

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 274 10 468
2 Australia 447 10 711
3 South Africa 306 10 606
4 Australia 136 2 223

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 AUSTRALIA SOUTH AFRICA 1899-06-15 1909-07-26 1921-02-11 1928-11-30 1934-06-08 1947-02-28 1951-07-26 1955-06-11 1960-01-01

MATCH PROGRESS

SOUTH AFRICA PTS AUSTRALIA 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 3 36.3 1016 1310 0.44 0.56
4 2 34.4 993 1211 0.45 0.55
4 1 34.2 956 1164 0.45 0.55
3 10 34.2 922 1132 0.45 0.55
3 9 34.6 902 1104 0.45 0.55
3 8 35.8 914 1092 0.46 0.54
3 7 37.1 927 1079 0.46 0.54
3 6 38.2 929 1059 0.47 0.53
3 5 38.2 889 1019 0.47 0.53
3 4 38.9 876 992 0.47 0.53
3 3 35.0 709 903 0.44 0.56
3 2 36.5 722 886 0.45 0.55
3 1 36.0 669 843 0.44 0.56
2 10 36.0 634 808 0.44 0.56
2 9 37.5 612 814 0.43 0.57
2 8 38.2 579 795 0.42 0.58
2 7 37.1 534 728 0.42 0.58
2 6 38.4 504 724 0.41 0.59
2 5 38.3 466 684 0.4 0.6
2 4 40.4 435 695 0.39 0.61
2 3 41.8 400 688 0.37 0.63
2 2 41.3 357 635 0.36 0.64
2 1 44.8 319 667 0.32 0.68
1 10 27.4 274 274 0.5 0.5
1 9 28.4 256 256 0.5 0.5
1 8 32.0 256 256 0.5 0.5
1 7 28.7 201 201 0.5 0.5
1 6 33.5 201 201 0.5 0.5
1 5 35.8 179 179 0.5 0.5
1 4 32.2 129 129 0.5 0.5
1 3 33.3 100 100 0.5 0.5
1 2 37.0 74 74 0.5 0.5
1 1 26.0 26 26 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
GD McKenzie Australia 264 163 6 37.8
JT Partridge South Africa 306 157 5 41.1
JW Martin Australia 258 127 4 21.1
NJN Hawke Australia 234 130 4 18.7
AN Connolly Australia 216 111 3 11.3
PM Pollock South Africa 125 98 3 9.7
EJ Barlow South Africa 114 100 3 8.6
MA Seymour South Africa 114 56 1 1.7
TL Goddard (c) South Africa 132 70 0 0.0
KC Bland South Africa 78 41 0 0.0
RB Simpson (c) Australia 72 31 0 0.0
DB Pithey South Africa 66 38 0 0.0
TR Veivers Australia 30 6 0 0.0
PL van der Merwe South Africa 1 4 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
WM Lawry Australia 177 2 294 30 3.6
EJ Barlow South Africa 163 2 356 28 9.0
IR Redpath Australia 122 2 325 21 0.3
AJ Pithey South Africa 97 2 324 17 0.6
BK Shepherd Australia 96 1 222 16 2.4
JHB Waite † South Africa 91 2 204 16 0.4
KC Bland South Africa 72 2 169 12 0.9
RB Simpson (c) Australia 55 1 110 9 0.1
PJP Burge Australia 49 1 122 8 0.1
PL van der Merwe South Africa 45 2 123 8 0.1
TL Goddard (c) South Africa 25 2 53 4 0.0
NJN Hawke Australia 24 1 86 4 0.0
JT Partridge South Africa 21 2 56 4 0.0
TR Veivers Australia 19 1 46 3 0.0
RG Pollock South Africa 18 2 44 3 0.0
MA Seymour South Africa 18 0 59 3 0.0
JW Martin Australia 17 1 14 3 0.0
PM Pollock South Africa 14 2 30 2 0.0
DB Pithey South Africa 4 2 16 1 0.0
ATW Grout † Australia 3 1 17 1 0.0
GD McKenzie Australia 2 1 17 0 0.0
AN Connolly Australia 0 0 1 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced Australia in 40 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 4 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

SOUTH AFRICA AUSTRALIA 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.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
December 06, 1963
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
38 58
February 28, 1958
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
34 61
February 07, 1958
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
46 50
January 24, 1958
Kingsmead, Durban
41 56
December 31, 1957
Newlands, Cape Town
41 54
December 23, 1957
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
61 35
February 06, 1953
Melbourne Cricket Ground
3 96
January 24, 1953
Adelaide Oval
7 91
January 09, 1953
Sydney Cricket Ground
7 91