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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
KENNINGTON OVAL, LONDON
AUGUST 26, 1965
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 32.6 | Scoring Rate: 2.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in England Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 38% 28 29 27 96
England 57% 28 26 29 320

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 208 10 578
2 England 202 10 589
3 South Africa 392 10 799
4 England 308 4 626

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 1901-12-13 1911-02-17 1925-01-16 1931-11-27 1937-01-29 1949-06-25 1953-12-24 1958-06-19 1962-07-26

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 5 32.6 1057 1163 0.48 0.52
4 4 31.8 1045 1117 0.48 0.52
4 3 28.7 973 919 0.51 0.49
4 2 29.4 952 928 0.51 0.49
4 1 27.1 898 784 0.53 0.47
3 10 26.7 867 737 0.54 0.46
3 9 26.9 848 714 0.54 0.46
3 8 27.8 852 702 0.55 0.45
3 7 27.9 830 676 0.55 0.45
3 6 25.8 726 614 0.54 0.46
3 5 26.8 736 604 0.55 0.45
3 4 23.9 611 537 0.53 0.47
3 3 23.2 563 503 0.53 0.47
3 2 21.4 483 459 0.51 0.49
3 1 20.9 445 431 0.51 0.49
2 10 20.5 413 407 0.5 0.5
2 9 21.5 401 415 0.49 0.51
2 8 22.6 388 424 0.48 0.52
2 7 23.9 375 437 0.46 0.54
2 6 21.9 339 361 0.48 0.52
2 5 23.3 324 374 0.46 0.54
2 4 23.8 303 363 0.46 0.54
2 3 21.8 274 294 0.48 0.52
2 2 20.8 250 250 0.5 0.5
2 1 19.0 227 191 0.54 0.46
1 10 20.8 208 208 0.5 0.5
1 9 23.0 207 207 0.5 0.5
1 8 24.6 197 197 0.5 0.5
1 7 28.0 196 196 0.5 0.5
1 6 26.0 156 156 0.5 0.5
1 5 21.8 109 109 0.5 0.5
1 4 21.5 86 86 0.5 0.5
1 3 20.0 60 60 0.5 0.5
1 2 11.5 23 23 0.5 0.5
1 1 21.0 21 21 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
K Higgs England 391 143 8 106.7
PM Pollock South Africa 345 136 7 73.0
JB Statham England 320 145 7 66.0
AH McKinnon South Africa 348 120 4 27.3
JT Botten South Africa 306 129 3 12.5
FJ Titmus England 318 131 2 5.9
DJ Brown England 270 126 2 5.2
EJ Barlow South Africa 102 49 0 0.0
R Dumbrill South Africa 90 41 0 0.0
RW Barber England 78 44 0 0.0
HR Lance South Africa 24 17 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
KC Bland South Africa 166 2 0 28 11.5
MC Cowdrey England 136 1 0 27 5.5
HR Lance South Africa 122 2 0 20 6.1
A Bacher South Africa 98 2 0 16 2.3
KF Barrington England 91 2 0 18 0.6
PH Parfitt England 70 2 0 14 0.3
WE Russell England 70 2 0 14 0.3
RW Barber England 62 2 0 12 0.6
R Dumbrill South Africa 50 2 0 8 0.1
RG Pollock South Africa 46 2 0 8 0.1
JM Parks † England 42 1 0 8 0.4
EJ Barlow South Africa 36 2 0 6 0.2
DT Lindsay † South Africa 21 2 0 4 0.0
PL van der Merwe (c) South Africa 20 2 0 3 0.0
MJK Smith (c) England 17 1 0 3 0.0
AH McKinnon South Africa 14 1 0 2 0.0
PM Pollock South Africa 12 1 0 2 0.0
JT Botten South Africa 4 2 0 1 0.0
K Higgs England 2 1 0 0 0.0
FJ Titmus England 2 0 0 0 0.0
DJ Brown England 0 1 0 0 0.0
JB Statham England 0 1 0 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced England in 100 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 21 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.
August 05, 1965
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
47 48
July 22, 1965
Lord's, London
39 58
February 12, 1965
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
62 35
January 22, 1965
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
59 38
January 01, 1965
Newlands, Cape Town
45 51
December 23, 1964
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
24 72
December 04, 1964
Kingsmead, Durban
52 44
August 18, 1960
Kennington Oval, London
24 72
July 21, 1960
Old Trafford, Manchester
18 80