Result
1st Test, Johannesburg, Dec 24-29 1956, England tour of South Africa
268 & 150
(33.4 ov, target 204)
215 & 72
England won by 131 runs
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Scorecard summary
England268(118.5 overs)1st Innings
South Africa215(89.1 overs)1st Innings
England150(66.6 overs)2nd Innings
South Africa72(33.4 overs)2nd Innings
Match details
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesEngland tour of South Africa
Series resultEngland led the 5-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 434
Season1956/57
Match days24,26,27,28,29 December 1956 (5-day match)
Test debut
Scotch Taylor
Umpires
Wilhelm Marais
James McMenamin
Balls per over8