South Africa in England Test Series 1998

Result - England 2-1 (5)

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Statistics

South Africa in England Test Series, 1998

South Africa tour of England, May-Aug 1998

Test matches

England fans celebrate the series victory with the team
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England win the fifth Test at Headingley against South Africa, 1998
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Dominic Cork dismisses Brian McMillan for 54
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Darren Gough celebrates the wicket of Jonty Rhodes
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Javed Akhtar had a poor Test
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Mark Butcher ducks a short ball as Brian McMillan looks on from the slips
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Series Results
England v South Africa at Leeds - Aug 6-10, 1998
England won by 23 runs
England v South Africa at Nottingham - Jul 23-27, 1998
England won by 8 wickets
England v South Africa at Manchester - Jul 2-6, 1998
Match drawn
England v South Africa at Lord's - Jun 18-21, 1998
South Africa won by 10 wickets
England v South Africa at Birmingham - Jun 4-8, 1998
Match drawn
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