South Africa tour of England, 1947 / Career averages

Career averages for matches completed by Aug 20, 1947
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
DCS Compton 1937-1947 22 35 6 1864 208 64.27 8 8 1
WH Copson 1939-1947 3 1 0 6 6 6.00 0 0 0
K Cranston 1947-1947 3 4 0 71 45 17.75 0 0 1
TG Evans 1946-1947 11 16 5 320 74 29.09 0 1 1
C Gladwin 1947-1947 2 2 1 67 51* 67.00 0 1 0
R Howorth 1947-1947 1 2 1 68 45* 68.00 0 0 0
L Hutton 1937-1947 26 45 5 2229 364 55.72 7 7 2
JDB Robertson 1947-1947 1 2 0 34 30 17.00 0 0 0
C Washbrook 1937-1947 15 28 4 924 112 38.50 1 6 1
DVP Wright 1938-1947 21 22 8 173 33 12.35 0 0 4
NWD Yardley 1938-1947 12 19 2 554 99 32.58 0 4 1
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
DCS Compton 1937-1947 22 20 920 441 7 2/32 4/78 63.00 2.87 131.4 0 0 13 0
WH Copson 1939-1947 3 6 762 297 15 5/85 9/152 19.80 2.33 50.8 1 0 1 0
K Cranston 1947-1947 3 5 493 186 11 4/12 5/36 16.90 2.26 44.8 0 0 1 0
TG Evans 1946-1947 11 - - - - - - - - - - - 21 4
C Gladwin 1947-1947 2 4 588 158 3 2/58 3/86 52.66 1.61 196.0 0 0 1 0
R Howorth 1947-1947 1 2 456 149 6 3/64 6/149 24.83 1.96 76.0 0 0 2 0
L Hutton 1937-1947 26 8 152 127 2 1/4 1/11 63.50 5.01 76.0 0 0 15 0
JDB Robertson 1947-1947 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
C Washbrook 1937-1947 15 - - - - - - - - - - - 4 0
DVP Wright 1938-1947 21 38 5546 2851 73 7/105 10/175 39.05 3.08 75.9 4 1 7 0
NWD Yardley 1938-1947 12 11 972 409 11 3/67 5/117 37.18 2.52 88.3 0 0 10 0
South Africa batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
OC Dawson 1947-1947 5 9 0 204 55 22.66 0 1 1
DV Dyer 1947-1947 3 6 0 96 62 16.00 0 1 0
GM Fullerton 1947-1947 2 4 0 46 14 11.50 0 0 0
NBF Mann 1947-1947 5 9 0 109 36 12.11 0 0 1
A Melville 1938-1947 10 17 2 855 189 57.00 4 3 2
B Mitchell 1929-1947 37 70 8 2996 189* 48.32 7 18 3
AD Nourse 1935-1947 19 35 4 1718 231 55.41 5 9 2
AMB Rowan 1947-1947 5 8 3 114 38* 22.80 0 0 3
VI Smith 1947-1947 4 6 1 12 11 2.40 0 0 3
L Tuckett 1947-1947 5 9 2 87 40* 12.42 0 0 2
KG Viljoen 1930-1947 25 47 2 1300 124 28.88 2 8 4
South Africa bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
OC Dawson 1947-1947 5 10 953 425 8 2/57 3/92 53.12 2.67 119.1 0 0 4 0
DV Dyer 1947-1947 3 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
GM Fullerton 1947-1947 2 - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1
NBF Mann 1947-1947 5 10 1979 603 15 4/68 6/195 40.20 1.82 131.9 0 0 0 0
A Melville 1938-1947 10 - - - - - - - - - - - 7 0
B Mitchell 1929-1947 37 33 2157 1204 24 5/87 5/87 50.16 3.34 89.8 1 0 48 0
AD Nourse 1935-1947 19 - - - - - - - - - - - 7 0
AMB Rowan 1947-1947 5 8 1526 671 12 3/92 6/187 55.91 2.63 127.1 0 0 2 0
VI Smith 1947-1947 4 6 931 439 9 4/143 7/189 48.77 2.82 103.4 0 0 1 0
L Tuckett 1947-1947 5 10 1512 664 15 5/68 6/195 44.26 2.63 100.8 2 0 6 0
KG Viljoen 1930-1947 25 2 48 23 0 - - - 2.87 - 0 0 5 0
Series Results
England v South Africa at The Oval - Aug 16-20, 1947
Match drawn
England v South Africa at Leeds - Jul 26-29, 1947
England won by 10 wickets
England v South Africa at Manchester - Jul 5-9, 1947
England won by 7 wickets
England v South Africa at Lord's - Jun 21-25, 1947
England won by 10 wickets
England v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 7-11, 1947
Match drawn
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Aug 20, 1947

Cameras capture the action, England v South Africa, 5th Test, The Oval, 4th day, August 20, 1947

Cameras capture the action at The Oval

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Aug 19, 1947

Denis Compton hits out during his quick hundred, England v South Africa, 5th Test, The Oval, 3rd day, August 19, 1947

Denis Compton hits out during his quick hundred

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