South Africa in England Test Series, 1947 / Results

Result - England 3-0 (5)

Matches

1st Test: England v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 7-11, 1947

South Africa 533 and 166/1; England 208 and 551 (f/o)

Match drawn

2nd Test: England v South Africa at Lord's - Jun 21-25, 1947

England 554/8d and 26/0; South Africa 327 and 252 (f/o)

England won by 10 wickets

3rd Test: England v South Africa at Manchester - Jul 5-9, 1947

South Africa 339 and 267; England 478 and 130/3

England won by 7 wickets

4th Test: England v South Africa at Leeds - Jul 26-29, 1947

South Africa 175 and 184; England 317/7d and 47/0

England won by 10 wickets

5th Test: England v South Africa at The Oval - Aug 16-20, 1947

England 427 and 325/6d; South Africa 302 and 423/7

Match drawn

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Fifth Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1947

Fourth Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1947

Third Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1947

Second Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1947

First Test Match

ENGLAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1947

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Cameras capture the action at The Oval

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Denis Compton hits out during his quick hundred

Series Results
England v South Africa at The Oval - Aug 16-20, 1947
Match drawn
England v South Africa at Leeds - Jul 26-29, 1947
England won by 10 wickets
England v South Africa at Manchester - Jul 5-9, 1947
England won by 7 wickets
England v South Africa at Lord's - Jun 21-25, 1947
England won by 10 wickets
England v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 7-11, 1947
Match drawn
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