Australia tour of South Africa 1957/58

Can bat, can bowl, can start political party

Fifty-some years ago Clive Ryneveld led South Africa against Australia. Then he put a new spin on the term "allrounder"

South Africa 0 Australia 3

Australians in South Africa, 1957-58

The Australians restored their sagging prestige with a highly successful tour of South Africa and their splendid form raised their hopes that they would recover the Ashes when England toured their country a year later

Fifth Test Match

SOUTH AFRICA v AUSTRALIA 1957-58

At Port Elizabeth, February 28, March 1, 3, 4

Statistics

Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1957/58

Australia tour of South Africa, Dec 1957 - Mar 1958

Test matches

Tour Results
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth - Feb 28-Mar 4, 1958
Australia won by 8 wickets
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Feb 7-12, 1958
Australia won by 10 wickets
South Africa v Australia at Durban - Jan 24-29, 1958
Match drawn
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town - Dec 31, 1957 - Jan 3, 1958
Australia won by an innings and 141 runs
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Dec 23-28, 1957
Match drawn
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