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TEST MATCH

INDIA v SOUTH AFRICA
THE WANDERERS STADIUM, JOHANNESBURG
JANUARY 16, 1997
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 34.0 | Scoring Rate: 3.1
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
India in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
India 13% 25 36 25 102
South Africa 84% 31 24 34 230

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 India 410 10 903
2 South Africa 321 10 535
3 India 266 8 498
4 South Africa 228 8 408

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 INDIA 1931-01-01 1951-08-16 1956-01-06 1962-01-10 1968-01-19 1976-11-10 1981-12-09 1986-09-26 1993-03-13

MATCH PROGRESS

INDIA 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 9 35.0 1306 1144 0.53 0.47
4 8 34.8 1303 1135 0.53 0.47
4 7 32.1 1222 962 0.56 0.44
4 6 32.6 1197 953 0.56 0.44
4 5 33.5 1179 967 0.55 0.45
4 4 34.5 1158 978 0.54 0.46
4 3 34.9 1129 963 0.54 0.46
4 2 34.5 1090 912 0.54 0.46
4 1 35.8 1069 933 0.53 0.47
3 9 36.9 1045 949 0.52 0.48
3 8 36.9 1044 948 0.52 0.48
3 7 38.3 1058 934 0.53 0.47
3 6 39.5 1061 913 0.54 0.46
3 5 40.2 1048 884 0.54 0.46
3 4 41.9 1061 865 0.55 0.45
3 3 38.9 923 787 0.54 0.46
3 2 40.0 919 761 0.55 0.45
3 1 41.0 910 732 0.55 0.45
2 10 38.5 795 667 0.54 0.46
2 9 40.4 774 682 0.53 0.47
2 8 41.9 746 680 0.52 0.48
2 7 43.4 714 676 0.51 0.49
2 6 44.6 678 660 0.51 0.49
2 5 39.8 609 505 0.55 0.45
2 4 42.2 579 519 0.53 0.47
2 3 40.2 531 435 0.55 0.45
2 2 43.1 496 452 0.52 0.48
2 1 44.6 455 437 0.51 0.49
1 9 45.6 410 410 0.5 0.5
1 8 51.0 408 408 0.5 0.5
1 7 57.6 403 403 0.5 0.5
1 6 54.5 327 327 0.5 0.5
1 5 53.2 266 266 0.5 0.5
1 4 61.2 245 245 0.5 0.5
1 3 33.3 100 100 0.5 0.5
1 2 23.0 46 46 0.5 0.5
1 1 25.0 25 25 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
J Srinath India 295 193 7 67.6
AA Donald South Africa 301 126 6 51.9
A Kumble India 288 103 4 40.4
PR Adams South Africa 270 168 4 15.5
BKV Prasad India 210 142 4 21.4
L Klusener South Africa 240 116 3 11.2
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 147 63 3 12.7
SC Ganguly India 84 36 2 8.4
SM Pollock South Africa 246 83 1 1.8
BM McMillan South Africa 191 98 0 0.0
D Ganesh India 54 34 0 0.0
SR Tendulkar (c) India 12 18 0 0.0
AM Bacher South Africa 6 4 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
R Dravid India 229 2 508 34 29.1
DJ Cullinan South Africa 155 1 246 28 9.2
SC Ganguly India 133 2 231 20 1.2
SM Pollock South Africa 79 2 162 14 0.6
NR Mongia † India 71 2 193 11 0.3
L Klusener South Africa 71 1 115 13 0.6
V Rathour India 57 2 180 8 0.1
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 49 2 78 9 0.1
BM McMillan South Africa 49 2 88 9 0.1
J Srinath India 45 2 76 7 0.1
SR Tendulkar (c) India 44 2 66 7 0.2
AM Bacher South Africa 36 2 52 7 0.1
A Kumble India 35 2 97 5 0.1
G Kirsten South Africa 30 2 58 5 0.1
AC Hudson South Africa 21 2 50 4 0.0
M Azharuddin India 20 2 26 3 0.1
DJ Richardson † South Africa 20 2 74 4 0.0
AA Donald South Africa 4 1 30 1 0.0
BKV Prasad India 3 0 12 0 0.0
PR Adams South Africa 2 1 8 0 0.0
D Ganesh India 1 1 23 0 0.0
VVS Laxman India 0 0 4 0 0.0

INDIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

India faced South Africa in 9 test matches before this game. Of these, India had the stronger team in 2 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

INDIA 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

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