England in South Africa Test Series, 1948/49 / Results

Result - England 2-0 (5)

Matches

1st Test: South Africa v England at Durban - Dec 16-20, 1948

South Africa 161 and 219; England 253 and 128/8

England won by 2 wickets

2nd Test: South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 27-30, 1948

England 608; South Africa 315 and 270/2 (f/o)

Match drawn

3rd Test: South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 1-5, 1949

England 308 and 276/3d; South Africa 356 and 142/4

Match drawn

4th Test: South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 12-16, 1949

England 379 and 253/7d; South Africa 257/9d and 194/4

Match drawn

5th Test: South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth - Mar 5-9, 1949

South Africa 379 and 187/3d; England 395 and 174/7

England won by 3 wickets

Photos

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George Mann waits for Dudley Nourse to toss the coin at Newlands

Series Results
South Africa v England at Port Elizabeth - Mar 5-9, 1949
England won by 3 wickets
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Feb 12-16, 1949
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Cape Town - Jan 1-5, 1949
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Johannesburg - Dec 27-30, 1948
Match drawn
South Africa v England at Durban - Dec 16-20, 1948
England won by 2 wickets
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