Australia tour of South Africa 1969/70

South Africa's invincibles

The last time South Africa beat Australia at home was nearly 44 years ago. Four protagonists from the series remember those heady days

Doug Walters' surprise breakfast

How do you rediscover your pure love for cricket? Talk to Doug Walters for starters

Madiba and the godfather

With the help of Nelson Mandela, Ali Bacher took cricket into the black townships of South Africa in the 1980s

Statistics

Australia in South Africa Test Series, 1969/70

Australia tour of South Africa, Jan-Mar 1970

Test matches

Tour Results
South Africa v Australia at Port Elizabeth - Mar 5-10, 1970
South Africa won by 323 runs
South Africa v Australia at Johannesburg - Feb 19-24, 1970
South Africa won by 307 runs
South Africa v Australia at Durban - Feb 5-9, 1970
South Africa won by an innings and 129 runs
South Africa v Australia at Cape Town - Jan 22-27, 1970
South Africa won by 170 runs
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