England tour of South Africa, 1956/57 / Career averages

England in South Africa Test Series - 1st Test

South Africa v England

England won by 131 runs

Career averages for matches completed by Dec 29, 1956
South Africa batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
NAT Adcock 1953-1956 10 13 5 49 17 6.12 0 0 3
WR Endean 1951-1956 19 35 4 1240 162* 40.00 3 5 3
TL Goddard 1955-1956 6 12 0 289 74 24.08 0 2 1
PS Heine 1955-1956 5 9 2 104 22* 14.85 0 0 0
HJ Keith 1953-1956 6 12 1 272 73 24.72 0 2 3
RA McLean 1951-1956 20 36 2 1007 142 29.61 2 5 5
HJ Tayfield 1949-1956 23 36 6 568 75 18.93 0 1 2
AI Taylor 1956-1956 1 2 0 18 12 9.00 0 0 0
CB van Ryneveld 1951-1956 11 18 2 477 83 29.81 0 3 1
JHB Waite 1951-1956 22 40 3 1004 113 27.13 1 6 6
JC Watkins 1949-1956 14 25 0 605 92 24.20 0 3 1
South Africa bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
NAT Adcock 1953-1956 10 17 2401 806 41 5/43 8/87 19.65 2.01 58.5 2 0 2 0
WR Endean 1951-1956 19 - - - - - - - - - - - 27 0
TL Goddard 1955-1956 6 11 2235 593 29 5/31 7/108 20.44 1.59 77.0 2 0 10 0
PS Heine 1955-1956 5 10 1599 624 26 5/60 8/157 24.00 2.34 61.5 2 0 6 0
HJ Keith 1953-1956 6 2 108 63 0 - - - 3.50 - 0 0 6 0
RA McLean 1951-1956 20 - - - - - - - - - - - 9 0
HJ Tayfield 1949-1956 23 39 8254 2746 107 7/23 13/165 25.66 1.99 77.1 9 1 15 0
AI Taylor 1956-1956 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 0 0
CB van Ryneveld 1951-1956 11 11 998 411 12 4/67 4/82 34.25 2.47 83.1 0 0 11 0
JHB Waite 1951-1956 22 - - - - - - - - - - - 51 10
JC Watkins 1949-1956 14 26 2725 770 29 4/22 6/88 26.55 1.69 93.9 0 0 12 0
England batting averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 0
TE Bailey 1949-1956 44 65 12 1813 134* 34.20 1 8 4
DCS Compton 1937-1956 74 123 15 5602 278 51.87 17 26 9
MC Cowdrey 1954-1956 14 24 1 743 102 32.30 1 6 3
TG Evans 1946-1956 72 106 12 1996 104 21.23 2 5 13
DJ Insole 1950-1956 4 7 0 106 47 15.14 0 0 1
JC Laker 1948-1956 30 43 9 532 63 15.64 0 2 5
PBH May 1951-1956 35 57 4 2473 138 46.66 6 14 4
PE Richardson 1956-1956 6 10 0 491 117 49.10 2 2 0
JB Statham 1951-1956 32 40 9 242 27 7.80 0 0 9
FH Tyson 1954-1956 12 17 2 152 37* 10.13 0 0 2
JH Wardle 1948-1956 24 35 8 580 66 21.48 0 2 5
England bowling averages - Test matches
Player Span Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10 Ct St
TE Bailey 1949-1956 44 71 7119 3048 98 7/34 8/53 31.10 2.56 72.6 4 0 23 0
DCS Compton 1937-1956 74 64 2686 1402 25 5/70 5/77 56.08 3.13 107.4 1 0 49 0
MC Cowdrey 1954-1956 14 - - - - - - - - - - - 11 0
TG Evans 1946-1956 72 - - - - - - - - - - - 129 42
DJ Insole 1950-1956 4 - - - - - - - - - - - 5 0
JC Laker 1948-1956 30 55 7764 2876 134 10/53 19/90 21.46 2.22 57.9 7 3 8 0
PBH May 1951-1956 35 - - - - - - - - - - - 24 0
PE Richardson 1956-1956 6 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
JB Statham 1951-1956 32 57 6394 2409 101 7/39 9/88 23.85 2.26 63.3 2 0 13 0
FH Tyson 1954-1956 12 21 2412 1044 59 7/27 10/130 17.69 2.59 40.8 3 1 3 0
JH Wardle 1948-1956 24 45 5531 1738 78 7/56 8/130 22.28 1.88 70.9 2 0 9 0
Series Results
South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth - Mar 1-5, 1957
South Africa won by 58 runs
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 15-20, 1957
South Africa won by 17 runs
South Africa v England at Durban - Jan 25-30, 1957
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 1-5, 1957
England won by 312 runs
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 24-29, 1956
England won by 131 runs
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