South Africa tour of Australia, 1997/98 / Results

Matches

ACB Chairman's XI v South Africans at Perth (Lilac Hill) - Nov 25, 1997

South Africans 282/5 (50/50 ov); ACB Chairman's XI 251/7 (50/50 ov)

South Africans won by 31 runs

Western Australia v South Africans at Perth - Nov 27-30, 1997

South Africans 468 and 167/3d; Western Australia 347/8d and 147/2

Match drawn

Prime Minister's XI v South Africans at Canberra - Dec 2, 1997

South Africans 268/6 (50/50 ov); Prime Minister's XI 257/7 (50/50 ov)

South Africans won by 11 runs

1st Match: Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Dec 4, 1997

South Africa 200 (50/50 ov); Australia 133 (38/50 ov)

South Africa won by 67 runs

2nd Match: New Zealand v South Africa at Adelaide - Dec 6, 1997

New Zealand 224/6 (50/50 ov); South Africa 177 (47.5/50 ov)

New Zealand won by 47 runs

4th Match: Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Dec 9, 1997

South Africa 170/8 (50/50 ov); Australia 125 (39.1/50 ov)

South Africa won by 45 runs

5th Match: New Zealand v South Africa at Hobart - Dec 11, 1997

South Africa 174/9 (50/50 ov); New Zealand 173/7 (50/50 ov)

South Africa won by 1 run

Tasmania v South Africans at Devonport - Dec 13-16, 1997

Tasmania 535/5d and 147/7d; South Africans 402/8d and 94/2

Match drawn

Australia A v South Africans at Brisbane - Dec 19-22, 1997

South Africans 458/9d and 220/7d; Australia A 330 and 122/1

Match drawn

1st Test: Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Dec 26-30, 1997

Australia 309 and 257; South Africa 186 and 273/7

Match drawn

2nd Test: Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 2-5, 1998

South Africa 287 and 113; Australia 421

Australia won by an innings and 21 runs

7th Match: New Zealand v South Africa at Brisbane - Jan 9, 1998

South Africa 300/6 (50/50 ov); New Zealand 298/9 (50/50 ov)

South Africa won by 2 runs

8th Match: Australia v South Africa at Brisbane - Jan 11, 1998

Australia 235/8 (50/50 ov); South Africa 236/5 (47.3/50 ov)

South Africa won by 5 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

Bradman XI v South Africans at Bowral - Jan 13, 1998

South Africans 288 (50/50 ov); Bradman XI 133 (34.5/50 ov)

South Africans won by 155 runs

10th Match: New Zealand v South Africa at Perth - Jan 16, 1998

South Africa 233/7 (50/50 ov); New Zealand 166 (45.1/50 ov)

South Africa won by 67 runs

11th Match: Australia v South Africa at Perth - Jan 18, 1998

Australia 165 (48.2/50 ov); South Africa 170/3 (28.2/50 ov)

South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 130 balls remaining)

1st Final: Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Jan 23, 1998

South Africa 241/9 (50/50 ov); Australia 235 (49.5/50 ov)

South Africa won by 6 runs

2nd Final: Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 26, 1998

South Africa 228/6 (50/50 ov); Australia 229/3 (41.5/50 ov)

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 49 balls remaining)

3rd Final: Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 27, 1998

Australia 247/7 (50/50 ov); South Africa 233 (48.1/50 ov)

Australia won by 14 runs

3rd Test: Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Jan 30-Feb 3, 1998

South Africa 517 and 193/6d; Australia 350 and 227/7

Match drawn

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Controversy between Mark Waugh and Hansie Cronje

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Controversy. A bouncer from Shaun Pollock caused Mark Waugh to clip the stumps, dislodging the bails, but was given not-out

Tour Results
Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Jan 30-Feb 3, 1998
Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 27, 1998
Australia won by 14 runs
Australia v South Africa at Sydney - Jan 26, 1998
Australia won by 7 wickets (with 49 balls remaining)
Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Jan 23, 1998
South Africa won by 6 runs
Australia v South Africa at Perth - Jan 18, 1998
South Africa won by 7 wickets (with 130 balls remaining)
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