England tour of South Africa, 1956/57 / Results

Matches

1st Test: South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 24-29, 1956

England 268 and 150; South Africa 215 and 72

England won by 131 runs

2nd Test: South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 1-5, 1957

England 369 and 220/6d; South Africa 205 and 72

England won by 312 runs

3rd Test: South Africa v England at Durban - Jan 25-30, 1957

England 218 and 254; South Africa 283 and 142/6

Match drawn

4th Test: South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 15-20, 1957

South Africa 340 and 142; England 251 and 214

South Africa won by 17 runs

5th Test: South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth - Mar 1-5, 1957

South Africa 164 and 134; England 110 and 130

South Africa won by 58 runs

Photos

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Tony Lock kisses his son goodbye at Waterloo Station before leaving for England's tour of South Africa

Tour Results
South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth - Mar 1-5, 1957
South Africa won by 58 runs
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 15-20, 1957
South Africa won by 17 runs
South Africa v England at Durban - Jan 25-30, 1957
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 1-5, 1957
England won by 312 runs
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 24-29, 1956
England won by 131 runs
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