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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
SYDNEY CRICKET GROUND
JANUARY 02, 2002
Result: AUSTRALIA
Runs Per Wicket: 40.5 | Scoring Rate: 3.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 69% 37 26 33 388
South Africa 27% 29 29 28 396

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 554 10 866
2 South Africa 154 10 374
3 South Africa 452 10 851
4 Australia 54 0 61

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 1910-12-31 1930-12-24 1950-02-10 1959-12-12 1968-07-11 1978-03-31 1985-08-15 1993-07-01 1998-03-18 2001-11-16

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
4 1 40.5 1417 1011 0.58 0.42
3 10 38.7 1327 993 0.57 0.43
3 9 38.3 1282 940 0.58 0.42
3 8 39.3 1262 940 0.57 0.43
3 7 40.7 1247 953 0.57 0.43
3 6 41.5 1219 941 0.56 0.44
3 5 42.6 1192 936 0.56 0.44
3 4 41.2 1132 848 0.57 0.43
3 3 40.0 1073 765 0.58 0.42
3 2 39.7 1031 717 0.59 0.41
3 1 34.5 934 516 0.64 0.36
2 10 35.4 908 508 0.64 0.36
2 9 36.9 887 517 0.63 0.37
2 8 37.5 854 496 0.63 0.37
2 7 39.1 828 502 0.62 0.38
2 6 40.8 798 506 0.61 0.39
2 5 43.1 770 524 0.59 0.41
2 4 45.1 734 528 0.58 0.42
2 3 46.9 695 525 0.57 0.43
2 2 49.8 654 540 0.55 0.45
2 1 53.7 608 574 0.51 0.49
1 10 55.4 554 554 0.5 0.5
1 9 60.2 542 542 0.5 0.5
1 8 62.8 502 502 0.5 0.5
1 7 62.7 439 439 0.5 0.5
1 6 59.3 356 356 0.5 0.5
1 5 61.6 308 308 0.5 0.5
1 4 75.5 302 302 0.5 0.5
1 3 84.3 253 253 0.5 0.5
1 2 123.5 247 247 0.5 0.5
1 1 219.0 219 219 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
SCG MacGill Australia 392 174 7 79.2
SK Warne Australia 371 179 6 53.5
GD McGrath Australia 270 130 4 23.8
N Boje South Africa 165 78 4 41.1
SM Pollock (c) South Africa 240 120 3 21.8
B Lee Australia 150 75 2 5.7
AA Donald South Africa 204 131 1 1.9
JH Kallis South Africa 132 129 1 1.2
CW Henderson South Africa 174 126 0 0.0
ME Waugh Australia 36 14 0 0.0
JL Ontong South Africa 12 10 0 0.0
RT Ponting Australia 6 11 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
G Kirsten South Africa 171 2 398 28 6.7
JL Langer Australia 156 1 241 26 2.9
ML Hayden Australia 126 1 230 21 0.8
DR Martyn Australia 117 1 166 19 3.4
HH Dippenaar South Africa 77 2 130 13 0.4
SM Pollock (c) South Africa 67 1 100 11 2.9
MV Boucher † South Africa 62 2 99 10 2.1
ND McKenzie South Africa 58 2 122 10 0.2
HH Gibbs South Africa 42 2 111 7 0.3
JL Ontong South Africa 41 2 92 7 0.1
JH Kallis South Africa 38 2 81 6 0.2
SK Warne Australia 37 1 46 6 0.1
AC Gilchrist † Australia 34 1 50 6 0.2
SR Waugh (c) Australia 30 1 64 5 0.1
B Lee Australia 29 1 62 5 0.0
SCG MacGill Australia 20 1 23 3 0.0
ME Waugh Australia 19 1 34 3 0.0
RT Ponting Australia 14 1 19 2 0.0
CW Henderson South Africa 11 2 51 2 0.0
N Boje South Africa 8 2 15 1 0.0
AA Donald South Africa 4 1 30 1 0.0
GD McGrath Australia 1 0 2 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 67 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 53 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.
December 26, 2001
Melbourne Cricket Ground
57 39
December 14, 2001
Adelaide Oval
66 30
January 30, 1998
Adelaide Oval
52 44
January 02, 1998
Sydney Cricket Ground
73 24
December 26, 1997
Melbourne Cricket Ground
62 34
March 21, 1997
SuperSport Park, Centurion
74 23
March 14, 1997
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
74 23
February 28, 1997
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
52 43
March 25, 1994
Kingsmead, Durban
62 35