Bangladesh tour of South Africa 2021-22 Test Series – 2nd Test

Bangladesh tour of South Africa 2021-22 Test Series

South Africa vs Bangladesh Test series 2021-22

2nd Test:

Second and last Test of the 2 match series between South Africa and Bangladesh is going to be played at the St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth starting from April 8th 2022.

Bangladesh tour of South Africa 2021-22 Test Series – 1st Test

South Africa vs Bangladesh History:

Overall:

Series:

This is going to be the seventh bilateral series between the teams, The host won all the 6 series. Whereas the opponent is still looking for the first win.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 6 series in a span of 19 years, from 2002-03 to present, where South Africa won 6 times and Bangladesh won 0 times.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against Bangladesh was 6 series from 2002-03 to present.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against Bangladesh was 6 series from 2002-03 to present.

The consecutive winning streak for Bangladesh against South Africa was 0 series, till date.

The longest undefeated streak for Bangladesh against South Africa was 0 series, till date.

Last 5 (completed) series results of South Africa against Bangladesh are WWWWW.

Matches:

The teams completed 13 meetings in the longest format of cricket, till date. The host won 11 times, whereas the opponent won 0 times with 2 draws. 

The teams played 8 consecutive tests without any draw from 2002 to 2015, in which South Africa won all 8 times and Bangladesh won 0 times.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against Bangladesh was 8 matches from 2002 to 2015.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against Bangladesh was 12 matches from 2002 to present.

The consecutive winning streak for Bangladesh against South Africa was 0 matches, till date.

The longest undefeated streak for Bangladesh against South Africa was 2 matches from 2015 to 2017.

Last 5 (completed) series results of South Africa against Bangladesh are WWWDD.

South African Backyard:

Series:

When touring South Africa by Bangladesh, the teams met to play bilateral series 3 times, out of them, the host won all 3 series and the visitors never won, yet.

The longest streak without a draw between the teams is 3 series in a span of 19 years, from 2002-03 to present, where South Africa won 3 series, whereas Bangladesh won 0 times.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against Bangladesh was 3 series (twice) from 2002-03 to present.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against Bangladesh was 3 series (twice) from 2002-03 to present.

The consecutive winning streak for Bangladesh against South Africa was 0 series, till date.

The longest undefeated streak for Bangladesh against South Africa was 0 series, till date.

Last 5 (completed) series results of South Africa against Bangladesh are WWW – -.

Matches:

On the soil of South Africa, the teams faced each other 7 times. Out of them, South Africa received victories all 7 times and Bangladesh won 0 times.

The teams played consecutive 7 tests without any draw from 2002 to present, in which South Africa won all 7 games whereas Bangladesh won 0 matches.

The consecutive winning streak for South Africa against Bangladesh was 7 matches from 2002 to present.

The longest undefeated streak for South Africa against Bangladesh was 7 matches from 2002 to present.

The consecutive winning streak for Bangladesh against South Africa was 0 matches, till date.

The longest undefeated streak for Bangladesh against South Africa was 0 matches, till date.

Last 5 (completed) series results of South Africa against Bangladesh are WWWWW.

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the fourth rank (South Africa (101)) and ninth rank (Bangladesh (53)) teams. The host is 48 points ahead of the visitors.

The Home Team:

The team completed 451 games in the format. Out of them, the team won 173 times and lost 154 times. 124 outings were completed as a Draw.

If the team will win with a margin of 2, then the team will earn a (1) point without any impact in the ranking, while becoming the table toppers. In case of a reverse result, the team will lose 9 points with a couple (2) of positions in the ranking.

If the team will win with a margin of 1, then the team will lose a (1) point without any impact in the ranking. In case of a reverse result, the team will lose 8 points with a (1) position in the ranking.

In case of drawing the series, the team will lose 4 points without any impact in the ranking

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa are WWLWW.

The Visiting Team:

The team completed 129 matches in the format. Out of them, the team won 16 times and lost 96 times. 17 times, the plays were completed as a Draw.

If the team will win with a margin of 2, then the team will earn 10 points without any impact in the ranking. In case of a reverse result, the team will lose a couple (2) of points without any impact in the ranking.

If the team will win with a margin of 1, then the team will gain 8 points without any impact in the ranking. In case of a reverse result, the team will neither gain nor lose either the points or the ranking.

In case of drawing the series, the team will gain 4 points without any impact in the ranking.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh are LLWLL.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast of Port Elizabeth shows the weather would be partly cloudy on the first and the fourth day, whereas mostly cloudy on the second day and mostly sunny on the fifth day. Showers would be expected not the third day. There would be a low chance of rain on all days, except the third day, as the precipitation percentage would be below 25%, but there would be very high chances of rain on the third day, as the precipitation percentage would be almost 50%. The temperature would be between 21 to 25 degree Celsius. The speed of wind would be between 18 to 42 kmph.

St George's Park, Port Elizabeth

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to bat first after winning the toss, which happened 20 times in 31 games, where the selection behaves neutral to the teams, as the teams won 9 times and lost also 9 times with 2 draws.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are WLLWW.

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On the other hand, the teams who chose to field first, the team won 4 times and also lost 4 times with 3 draws.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are DLDWD.

The teams never chose to field first after winning the toss since 2014. 

The teams never won the game after chasing to field first since 2000.

The longest streak without a draw at the venue was 9 matches from 1985 to 1965.

The longest streak of a draw at the venue was 1 match (5 times) in 1965, in 1995, in 1999, in 2001 and in 2014.

The first batting team won the matches 13 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, also won the matches 13 times with 5 draws.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are WLLWW.

Overall, 13 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost also 13 times with 5 draws.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WLLWW.

Home Side:

Particularly, for South Africa, the team won the toss 20 times in 31 games. The team won 9 times and lost also 9 times with 2 draws.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue, while winning the toss, are LWWWW.

The home team never chose to field first after winning the toss since 2007. 

The home side never won the game after chasing to field first since 2000.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue, while losing the toss, are WLDDD.

The visiting side never lost the outing after choosing to field first since 1998.

The visiting side never won the outing after choosing to field first since 1997.

Scores:

The lowest defended total was 188 in 1957, and the highest successful chase 270 in 1997.

The first innings lowest total was 84 in 1889, and the highest total was 549 runs in 1950. For the second inning, the lowest total was 68 runs in 2017, whereas the highest was 435 runs in 1965. For the third inning, the lowest total was 121 runs in 2017, whereas the highest was 470 runs in 1970. And for the fourth inning, the lowest total was 30 (completed innings) in 1896, whereas the highest was 281 runs in 2016.

The batting average of the first innings is 32.06 and 23.73 is for the second innings. The batting average of the third innings is 24.72, and 28.05 is for the fourth innings.

Test History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams never faced each other at the venue. The upcoming encounter will be the first between the teams.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa against Bangladesh at the venue are – – – – -.

Teams’ Test History at Venue:

The Home Team:

The home side has an average record at the venue, as the team won 13 times out of 31 played games and lost 13 times with 5 draws.

Last 5 (completed) match results of South Africa at the venue are LLWWW.

The Visiting Team:

The visiting team never got a chance to play at the venue. The upcoming outing will be the first for the team.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh at the venue are – – – – -.

Tentative XI for both the Teams:

South Africa:

The home side comes with a winning combination.

South Africa Eleven: D. Elgar, S. Erwee, K. Petersen, R. Rickleton, T. Bavuma, K. Verreynne, W. Mulder, S. Harmer, D. Olivier, K. Maharaj, L. Williams

Bangladesh:

The team comes with T. Iqbal in place S. Islam and T. Islam in place of T. Ahmed.

Bangladesh Eleven: T. Iqbal, M. hasan Joy, N. hossain Shanto, M. Haque, M. Rahim, Y. Ali, L. Das, M. hasan Miraz, T. Islam, K. Ahmed, E. Hossain

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.

*Notes: D means draw in “last five series results”.

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