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TEST MATCH

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
THE WANDERERS STADIUM, JOHANNESBURG
FEBRUARY 28, 1997
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 37.9 | Scoring Rate: 3.0
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
Australia in South Africa Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
South Africa 43% 29 27 30 244
Australia 52% 33 28 31 218

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 South Africa 302 10 550
2 Australia 628 8 1162
3 South Africa 130 10 414

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 AUSTRALIA SOUTH AFRICA 1909-06-14 1927-12-31 1939-03-03 1954-12-31 1962-12-29 1970-03-05 1979-01-06 1985-06-13 1992-08-28 1997-01-16

MATCH PROGRESS

SOUTH AFRICA PTS AUSTRALIA 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
3 10 37.9 735 1385 0.35 0.65
3 9 39.3 746 1374 0.35 0.65
3 8 40.8 758 1362 0.36 0.64
3 7 42.3 769 1347 0.36 0.64
3 6 44.0 781 1333 0.37 0.63
3 5 45.1 771 1305 0.37 0.63
3 4 46.4 763 1277 0.37 0.63
3 3 46.5 720 1232 0.37 0.63
3 2 48.5 731 1211 0.38 0.62
3 1 50.8 745 1187 0.39 0.61
2 8 51.7 715 1145 0.38 0.62
2 7 53.8 679 1151 0.37 0.63
2 6 54.9 632 1126 0.36 0.64
2 5 57.4 589 1133 0.34 0.66
2 4 34.0 438 514 0.46 0.54
2 3 36.2 411 531 0.44 0.56
2 2 35.8 374 486 0.43 0.57
2 1 30.5 332 338 0.5 0.5
1 10 30.2 302 302 0.5 0.5
1 9 28.1 253 253 0.5 0.5
1 8 24.4 195 195 0.5 0.5
1 7 26.1 183 183 0.5 0.5
1 6 27.5 165 165 0.5 0.5
1 5 23.0 115 115 0.5 0.5
1 4 19.5 78 78 0.5 0.5
1 3 8.3 25 25 0.5 0.5
1 2 7.5 15 15 0.5 0.5
1 1 0.0 0 0 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
SK Warne Australia 334 111 6 70.4
MG Bevan Australia 192 96 6 46.8
GD McGrath Australia 216 94 4 23.9
AA Donald South Africa 210 136 2 5.5
SM Pollock South Africa 192 105 2 6.5
JN Gillespie Australia 168 90 2 4.9
PR Adams South Africa 312 163 1 1.7
L Klusener South Africa 222 122 1 1.6
JH Kallis South Africa 126 54 1 2.1
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 100 32 1 2.8
SR Waugh Australia 24 4 1 3.9
GS Blewett Australia 24 23 0 0.0
ME Waugh Australia 6 4 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
GS Blewett Australia 214 1 421 34 3.1
SR Waugh Australia 160 1 366 25 1.1
WJ Cronje (c) South Africa 98 2 193 23 2.7
MTG Elliott Australia 85 1 113 14 1.3
DJ Richardson † South Africa 74 1 92 17 2.1
SM Pollock South Africa 49 1 75 11 2.1
JH Kallis South Africa 45 2 185 10 0.5
ML Hayden Australia 40 1 115 6 0.0
MG Bevan Australia 37 0 58 6 0.3
AC Hudson South Africa 31 2 66 7 0.2
JN Rhodes South Africa 30 2 81 7 0.1
DJ Cullinan South Africa 27 2 83 6 0.0
ME Waugh Australia 26 1 34 4 0.1
AA Donald South Africa 21 2 49 5 0.0
G Kirsten South Africa 17 2 83 4 0.0
MA Taylor (c) Australia 16 1 35 3 0.0
PR Adams South Africa 15 2 35 3 0.0
IA Healy † Australia 11 1 22 2 0.0
SK Warne Australia 9 1 9 1 0.0
L Klusener South Africa 9 2 26 2 0.0

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

South Africa faced Australia in 59 test matches before this game. Of these, South Africa had the stronger team in 13 matches according to the formbook expectation.

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

SOUTH AFRICA AUSTRALIA 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.
AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
March 25, 1994
Kingsmead, Durban
35 62
March 17, 1994
Newlands, Cape Town
42 54
March 04, 1994
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
40 57
January 28, 1994
Adelaide Oval
49 47
January 02, 1994
Sydney Cricket Ground
47 49
December 26, 1993
Melbourne Cricket Ground
46 50
March 05, 1970
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
85 12
February 19, 1970
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
84 14
February 05, 1970
Kingsmead, Durban
72 24