South Africa tour of Australia 1952/53

Second Test Match

NEW ZEALAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1952-53

From first to last this was a match of slow batting on a pitch discouraging to stroke production

First Test Match

NEW ZEALAND v SOUTH AFRICA 1952-53

There was never any doubt about their superiority

Fifth Test Match

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA 1952-53

They gave one of the finest performances of their history, and the victory meant that for the first time in a series between the countries the honours were shared

Statistics

South Africa in Australia Test Series, 1952/53

South Africa tour of Australia, Oct 1952 - Mar 1953

Test matches

Tour Results
West Aust v Sth Africans at Perth - Mar 26-28, 1953
Sth Africans won by 175 runs
South Aust v Sth Africans at Adelaide - Feb 14-18, 1953
Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Melbourne - Feb 6-12, 1953
South Africa won by 6 wickets
Victoria v Sth Africans at Melbourne - Jan 31-Feb 4, 1953
Match drawn
Australia v South Africa at Adelaide - Jan 24-29, 1953
Match drawn
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