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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
ST GEORGE'S PARK, PORT ELIZABETH
DECEMBER 26, 1995
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 32.6 | Scoring Rate: 2.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 58% 32 33 34 204
England 38% 29 34 31 222

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 428 10 959
2 England 263 10 724
3 South Africa 162 9 393
4 England 189 3 552

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 1908-02-21 1928-12-29 1937-08-14 1953-01-24 1960-06-23 1966-08-04 1974-08-08 1982-02-17 1989-08-24 1995-10-13

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 4 32.6 1013 1071 0.49 0.51
4 3 31.9 1004 1036 0.49 0.51
4 2 32.6 981 1039 0.49 0.51
4 1 31.2 934 940 0.5 0.5
3 10 29.4 884 822 0.52 0.48
3 9 29.3 881 821 0.52 0.48
3 8 29.9 873 801 0.52 0.48
3 7 30.6 869 783 0.53 0.47
3 6 29.2 789 731 0.52 0.48
3 5 30.4 801 719 0.53 0.47
3 4 31.5 808 704 0.53 0.47
3 3 32.7 815 687 0.54 0.46
3 2 32.2 768 650 0.54 0.46
3 1 33.2 766 628 0.55 0.45
2 10 34.5 774 608 0.56 0.44
2 9 36.4 755 627 0.55 0.45
2 8 38.1 733 639 0.53 0.47
2 7 36.9 687 569 0.55 0.45
2 6 39.2 663 591 0.53 0.47
2 5 39.7 627 565 0.53 0.47
2 4 42.2 597 585 0.5 0.5
2 3 39.7 547 485 0.53 0.47
2 2 39.8 508 448 0.53 0.47
2 1 39.5 468 402 0.54 0.46
1 10 42.8 428 428 0.5 0.5
1 9 47.3 426 426 0.5 0.5
1 8 51.0 408 408 0.5 0.5
1 7 54.1 379 379 0.5 0.5
1 6 54.3 326 326 0.5 0.5
1 5 50.2 251 251 0.5 0.5
1 4 51.8 207 207 0.5 0.5
1 3 29.7 89 89 0.5 0.5
1 2 42.5 85 85 0.5 0.5
1 1 57.0 57 57 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
DG Cork England 419 176 7 81.5
RK Illingworth England 371 150 6 62.2
PR Adams South Africa 390 126 4 25.4
PJ Martin England 300 118 4 28.4
AA Donald South Africa 268 109 4 20.2
SM Pollock South Africa 192 73 3 12.2
CR Matthews South Africa 234 71 1 1.7
MC Ilott England 178 82 1 1.5
BM McMillan South Africa 174 46 1 1.9
GA Hick England 72 32 0 0.0
JER Gallian England 12 6 0 0.0
G Kirsten South Africa 12 1 0 0.0
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 6 0 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
G Kirsten South Africa 120 2 304 20 6.7
MA Atherton (c) England 106 2 374 23 1.7
DJ Cullinan South Africa 105 2 240 18 1.1
AJ Stewart England 85 2 263 19 0.9
DJ Richardson † South Africa 84 2 194 14 0.8
GA Hick England 73 1 181 16 0.9
SM Pollock South Africa 55 2 118 9 0.1
BM McMillan South Africa 50 2 131 8 0.1
JN Rhodes South Africa 49 2 127 8 0.1
JER Gallian England 42 2 182 9 0.1
GP Thorpe England 39 1 68 9 0.1
AC Hudson South Africa 35 2 91 6 0.1
RC Russell † England 30 1 114 7 0.1
RK Illingworth England 28 1 91 6 0.0
AA Donald South Africa 24 0 46 4 0.2
CR Matthews South Africa 20 2 65 3 0.0
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 10 2 45 2 0.0
PJ Martin England 4 1 6 1 0.0
RA Smith England 2 1 9 0 0.0
DG Cork England 1 1 3 0 0.0
MC Ilott England 0 0 2 0 0.0
PR Adams South Africa 0 1 5 0 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v ENGLAND
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced England in 106 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 25 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.
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Kingsmead, Durban
68 28
November 30, 1995
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
40 56
August 18, 1994
Kennington Oval, London
54 42
August 04, 1994
Headingley, Leeds
56 39
July 21, 1994
Lord's, London
47 48
August 26, 1965
Kennington Oval, London
38 57
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