South Africa tour of England 1955

England 3 South Africa 2

South Africans in England, 1955

Although they narrowly failed to win the rubber, the South African cricketers who toured England in 1955 under the captaincy of J

Fifth Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1955

At The Oval, August 13, 15, 16, 17

Fourth Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1955

South Africa's was a remarkable triumph, for on winning the toss half their wickets fell for 38 and seven were down for 98

Statistics

South Africa in England Test Series, 1955

South Africa tour of England, May-Sep 1955

Test matches

Batsman Roy McLean and offspinner Hugh Tayfield, from Natal, are part of South Africa's touring squad to England
© Getty Images
Peter Heine bowls in the nets
© PA Photos
Tour Results
Pearce's XI v Sth Africans at Scarborough - Sep 7-9, 1955
Sth Africans won by 4 wickets
England XI v Sth Africans at Hastings - Aug 31-Sep 2, 1955
Match drawn
Middlesex v Sth Africans at Lord's - Aug 27-30, 1955
Sth Africans won by 235 runs
Kent v Sth Africans at Canterbury - Aug 24-26, 1955
Sth Africans won by 8 wickets
Hampshire v Sth Africans at Southampton - Aug 20-23, 1955
Sth Africans won by 275 runs
More results »