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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
MELBOURNE CRICKET GROUND
DECEMBER 26, 1993
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 60.0 | Scoring Rate: 2.6
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 50% 35 29 33 240
South Africa 46% 34 29 32 64

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 342 7 695
2 South Africa 258 3 690

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 1908-01-10 1925-01-16 1936-12-18 1953-01-24 1960-06-23 1967-02-03 1975-12-26 1981-11-27 1988-10-07

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
2 4 60.0 522 678 0.43 0.56
2 3 49.9 492 506 0.49 0.51
2 2 55.4 453 545 0.45 0.55
2 1 48.9 391 391 0.5 0.5
1 7 48.9 342 342 0.5 0.5
1 6 54.5 327 327 0.5 0.5
1 5 60.0 300 300 0.5 0.5
1 4 74.0 296 296 0.5 0.5
1 3 42.3 127 127 0.5 0.5
1 2 29.0 58 58 0.5 0.5
1 1 57.0 57 57 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
CR Matthews South Africa 144 68 3 16.4
PL Symcox South Africa 101 49 2 7.1
PS de Villiers South Africa 192 83 1 2.0
SK Warne Australia 186 63 1 1.9
AA Donald South Africa 180 108 1 1.4
CJ McDermott Australia 138 60 1 1.5
ME Waugh Australia 72 20 1 2.3
TBA May Australia 168 58 0 0.0
PR Reiffel Australia 126 55 0 0.0
WJ Cronje South Africa 78 25 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
MA Taylor Australia 170 1 349 50 17.3
ME Waugh Australia 84 1 144 25 0.7
WJ Cronje South Africa 71 1 141 28 1.3
AC Hudson South Africa 64 0 201 25 0.4
KC Wessels (c) South Africa 63 0 172 24 0.9
JN Rhodes South Africa 35 0 124 14 0.1
MJ Slater Australia 32 1 89 9 0.1
DC Boon Australia 25 1 79 7 0.0
G Kirsten South Africa 16 1 59 6 0.0
DR Martyn Australia 8 1 17 2 0.0
IA Healy † Australia 7 0 8 2 0.0
AR Border (c) Australia 2 1 12 1 0.0
SK Warne Australia 0 1 2 0 0.0
DJ Cullinan South Africa 0 1 1 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 53 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 41 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.
March 05, 1970
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
12 85
February 19, 1970
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
14 84
February 05, 1970
Kingsmead, Durban
24 72
January 22, 1970
Newlands, Cape Town
48 48
February 24, 1967
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
7 91
February 03, 1967
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
9 89
January 20, 1967
Kingsmead, Durban
39 58
December 31, 1966
Newlands, Cape Town
23 74
December 23, 1966
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
29 67