result
5th Test, The Oval, Aug 16 - 20 1947, South Africa tour of England
427 & 325/6d
(target 451)302 & 423/7
Match drawn
EnglandSouth Africa
1Leonard Hutton

Bruce Mitchell

2Cyril Washbrook

Dennis Dyer

3Jack Robertson

Ken Viljoen

4Denis Compton

Dudley Nourse

5Norman Yardley (c)

Alan Melville (c)

6Ken Cranston

Ossie Dawson

7Dick Howorth

George Fullerton †

8Godfrey Evans †

Athol Rowan

9Cliff Gladwin

Tufty Mann

10Doug Wright

Lindsay Tuckett

11Bill Copson

Ian Smith