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South Africans in England, 1955

1956: Although they narrowly failed to win the rubber, the South African cricketers who toured England in 1955 under the captaincy of J

Norman Preston

Fifth Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1955

1956: At The Oval, August 13, 15, 16, 17

N.P.

Fourth Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1955

1956: South Africa's was a remarkable triumph, for on winning the toss half their wickets fell for 38 and seven were down for 98

N.P.

Third Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1955

1956: South Africa won by three wickets and kept the series alive by gaining an exciting victory with three minutes to spare

L.S.

Second Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1955

1956: In contrast to the dismal match at Trent Bridge, the second Test produced an exhilarating struggle, with both sides going all out for victory from the first ball

L.S.

First Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1955

1956: At Nottingham, June 9, 10, 11, 13

N.P.
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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
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