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TEST MATCH

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
NEWLANDS, CAPE TOWN
JANUARY 02, 1996
Result: SOUTH AFRICA
Runs Per Wicket: 20.8 | Scoring Rate: 2.5
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
England in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
England 54% 32 32 32 292
South Africa 42% 29 32 31 214

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 England 153 10 409
2 South Africa 244 10 606
3 England 157 10 377
4 South Africa 70 0 94

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 ENGLAND 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

ENGLAND 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
4 1 20.8 518 730 0.42 0.58
3 10 18.5 495 613 0.45 0.55
3 9 18.9 492 602 0.45 0.55
3 8 19.2 485 589 0.45 0.55
3 7 19.9 492 582 0.46 0.54
3 6 20.7 500 574 0.47 0.53
3 5 21.4 505 565 0.47 0.53
3 4 19.3 412 514 0.44 0.56
3 3 18.2 357 481 0.43 0.57
3 2 19.0 365 473 0.44 0.56
3 1 19.7 366 460 0.44 0.56
2 10 19.9 352 442 0.44 0.56
2 9 17.1 306 342 0.47 0.53
2 8 17.6 293 339 0.46 0.54
2 7 18.1 279 335 0.46 0.54
2 6 18.6 264 330 0.45 0.55
2 5 18.5 246 310 0.44 0.56
2 4 19.9 232 324 0.42 0.58
2 3 17.8 207 257 0.45 0.55
2 2 14.3 182 162 0.53 0.47
2 1 14.0 167 141 0.54 0.46
1 10 15.3 153 153 0.5 0.5
1 9 16.8 151 151 0.5 0.5
1 8 18.4 147 147 0.5 0.5
1 7 20.1 141 141 0.5 0.5
1 6 19.2 115 115 0.5 0.5
1 5 20.6 103 103 0.5 0.5
1 4 15.0 60 60 0.5 0.5
1 3 19.3 58 58 0.5 0.5
1 2 12.0 24 24 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
AA Donald South Africa 204 95 7 66.4
SM Pollock South Africa 179 58 7 95.4
PR Adams South Africa 253 105 4 24.3
DG Cork England 174 83 3 12.3
PJ Martin England 168 40 3 24.6
M Watkinson England 114 59 2 5.0
ARC Fraser England 102 34 1 2.0
BM McMillan South Africa 102 38 1 1.7
DE Malcolm England 132 68 0 0.0
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 24 0 0 0.0
JH Kallis South Africa 24 2 0 0.0
GA Hick England 10 7 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
RA Smith England 79 2 215 25 3.4
GP Thorpe England 79 2 169 25 2.0
G Kirsten South Africa 64 1 147 20 0.6
DJ Cullinan South Africa 62 1 134 20 0.5
DJ Richardson † South Africa 54 0 98 17 1.4
GA Hick England 38 2 82 12 0.2
PR Adams South Africa 29 1 38 9 0.1
AC Hudson South Africa 27 1 49 9 0.0
DG Cork England 24 2 42 8 0.1
AJ Stewart England 20 2 90 6 0.1
JN Rhodes South Africa 16 1 70 5 0.0
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 12 1 33 4 0.0
RC Russell † England 11 2 61 4 0.0
M Watkinson England 11 2 13 4 0.1
BM McMillan South Africa 11 1 29 4 0.0
MA Atherton (c) England 10 2 36 3 0.0
PJ Martin England 9 2 41 3 0.0
JH Kallis South Africa 7 1 65 2 0.0
ARC Fraser England 6 1 32 2 0.0
SM Pollock South Africa 4 1 24 1 0.0
AA Donald South Africa 3 1 12 1 0.0
DE Malcolm England 1 1 14 0 0.0

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

England faced South Africa in 107 test matches before this game. Of these, England had the stronger team in 78 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

ENGLAND 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 ENGLAND
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
December 26, 1995
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
38 58
December 14, 1995
Kingsmead, Durban
28 68
November 30, 1995
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
56 40
August 18, 1994
Kennington Oval, London
42 54
August 04, 1994
Headingley, Leeds
39 56
July 21, 1994
Lord's, London
48 47
August 26, 1965
Kennington Oval, London
57 38
August 05, 1965
Trent Bridge, Nottingham
48 47
July 22, 1965
Lord's, London
58 39