England tour of South Africa, 1938/39 / Results

Matches

1st Test: South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 24-28, 1938

England 422 and 291/4d; South Africa 390 and 108/1

Match drawn

2nd Test: South Africa v England at Cape Town - Dec 31, 1938 - Jan 4, 1939

England 559/9d; South Africa 286 and 201/2 (f/o)

Match drawn

3rd Test: South Africa v England at Durban - Jan 20-23, 1939

England 469/4d; South Africa 103 and 353 (f/o)

England won by an innings and 13 runs

4th Test: South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 18-22, 1939

England 215 and 203/4; South Africa 349/8d

Match drawn

5th Test: South Africa v England at Durban - Mar 3-14, 1939

South Africa 530 and 481; England 316 and 654/5

Match drawn (by agreement)

Photos

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The scoreboard at the end of the Timeless Test

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Preparing the pitch at the start of the tenth and final day

Tour Results
South Africa v England at Durban - Mar 3-14, 1939
Match drawn (by agreement)
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 18-22, 1939
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Durban - Jan 20-23, 1939
England won by an innings and 13 runs
South Africa v England at Cape Town - Dec 31, 1938 - Jan 4, 1939
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 24-28, 1938
Match drawn
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