South Africa tour of England 1951

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South Africans in England, 1951

The South Africans came to England in 1951 hoping to write a new chapter in the history of cricket on the Veld, but they returned home to a large extent disappointed

Fifth Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1951

At Kennington Oval, August 16, 17, 18

Fourth Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1951

Bowlers were the slaves in a tedious game restricted to four days by heavy rain which washed out the fifth

Statistics

South Africa in England Test Series, 1951

South Africa tour of England, Apr-Sep 1951

Test matches

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Tour Results
Pearce's XI v Sth Africans at Scarborough - Sep 8-11, 1951
Pearce's XI won by 9 runs
Minor C v Sth Africans at Lakenham - Sep 5-6, 1951
Sth Africans won by an innings and 23 runs
England XI v Sth Africans at Hastings - Sep 1-4, 1951
Match drawn
Kent v Sth Africans at Canterbury - Aug 29-31, 1951
Match drawn
Middlesex v Sth Africans at Lord's - Aug 25-28, 1951
Match drawn
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