Close of Play

  • Thu, 5 Mar - day 1 - South Africa 1st innings 249/5 (DT Lindsay 23*, HR Lance 17*)
  • Fri, 6 Mar - day 2 - Australia 1st innings 189/6 (AP Sheahan 66*, LC Mayne 2*)
  • Sat, 7 Mar - day 3 - South Africa 2nd innings 235/3 (A Bacher 52*, BL Irvine 9*)
  • Sun, 8 Mar - rest day
  • Mon, 9 Mar - day 4 - Australia 2nd innings 134/4 (KD Walters 7*, AP Sheahan 4*)
  • Tue, 10 Mar - day 5 - Australia 2nd innings 246 (90.3 ov) - end of match
  • When they were kings

    South Africa's 4-0 clean sweep of Australia in 1969-70 showcased some of the game's all-time greats yet none of them ever played Test cricket again