South Africa tour of New Zealand 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 New Zealand Test Series, 1952/53

South Africa tour of New Zealand, Feb-Mar 1953

Test matches

Tour Results
Central D v Sth Africans at New Plymouth - Mar 18-19, 1953
Match drawn
New Zealand v South Africa at Auckland - Mar 13-17, 1953
Match drawn
New Zealand v South Africa at Wellington - Mar 6-10, 1953
South Africa won by an innings and 180 runs
Canterbury v Sth Africans at Christchurch - Feb 28-Mar 3, 1953
Match drawn
Otago v Sth Africans at Dunedin - Feb 24-26, 1953
Match drawn
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