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Australia vs South Africa


Australia in South Africa (1902/03)
1st Test at Old Wanderers, Johannesburg - Oct 11-14, 1902, Match drawn (SA 454 and 101/4; Aus 296 and 372/7d f/o).
2nd Test at Old Wanderers, Johannesburg - Oct 18-21, 1902, Australia won by 159 runs (Aus 175 and 309; SA 240 and 85).
3rd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Nov 8-11, 1902, Australia won by 10 wickets (Aus 252 and 59/0; SA 85 and 225 f/o).
Result Australia 2, Drawn 1
 
South Africa in Australia (1910/11)
1st Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Dec 9-14, 1910, Australia won by an innings and 114 runs (Aus 528; SA 174 and 240 f/o).
2nd Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Dec 31, 1910 - Jan 4, 1911, Australia won by 89 runs (Aus 348 and 327; SA 506 and 80).
3rd Test at Adelaide Oval - Jan 7-13, 1911, South Africa won by 38 runs (SA 482 and 360; Aus 465 and 339).
4th Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Feb 17-21, 1911, Australia won by 530 runs (Aus 328 and 578; SA 205 and 171).
5th Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Mar 3-7, 1911, Australia won by 7 wickets (Aus 364 and 198/3; SA 160 and 401 f/o).
Result Australia 5, South Africa 1
 
Australia v South Africa (in England) (1912)
1st Test at Old Trafford, Manchester - May 27-28, 1912, Australia won by an innings and 88 runs (Aus 448; SA 265 and 95 f/o).
2nd Test at Lord's, London - Jul 15-17, 1912, Australia won by 10 wickets (SA 263 and 173; Aus 390 and 48/0).
3rd Test at Trent Bridge, Nottingham - Aug 5-7, 1912, Match drawn (SA 329; Aus 219).
Result Australia 2, Drawn 1
 
Triangular Tournament (Australia, England, South Africa in England) (1912)
Australia v South Africa at Manchester - May 27-28, 1912, Australia won by an innings and 88 runs (Aus 448; SA 265 and 95 f/o).
England v South Africa at Lord's - Jun 10-12, 1912, England won by an innings and 62 runs (SA 58 and 217; England 337).
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 24-26, 1912, Match drawn (England 310/7d; Aus 282/7).
England v South Africa at Leeds - Jul 8-10, 1912, England won by 174 runs (England 242 and 238; SA 147 and 159).
Australia v South Africa at Lord's - Jul 15-17, 1912, Australia won by 10 wickets (SA 263 and 173; Aus 390 and 48/0).
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 29-31, 1912, Match drawn (England 203; Aus 14/0).
Australia v South Africa at Nottingham - Aug 5-7, 1912, Match drawn (SA 329; Aus 219).
England v South Africa at The Oval - Aug 12-13, 1912, England won by 10 wickets (SA 95 and 93; England 176 and 14/0).
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 19-22, 1912, England won by 244 runs (England 245 and 175; Aus 111 and 65).
Winner England
 
Australia in South Africa (1921/22)
1st Test at Lord's, Durban - Nov 5-9, 1921, Match drawn (Aus 299 and 324/7d; SA 232 and 184/7).
2nd Test at Old Wanderers, Johannesburg - Nov 12-16, 1921, Match drawn (Aus 450 and 7/0; SA 243 and 472/8d f/o).
3rd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Nov 26-29, 1921, Australia won by 10 wickets (SA 180 and 216; Aus 396 and 1/0).
Result Australia 1, Drawn 2
 
South Africa in Australia (1931/32)
1st Test at Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane - Nov 27-Dec 3, 1931, Australia won by an innings and 163 runs (Aus 450; SA 170 and 117 f/o).
2nd Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Dec 18-21, 1931, Australia won by an innings and 155 runs (SA 153 and 161; Aus 469).
3rd Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Dec 31, 1931 - Jan 6, 1932, Australia won by 169 runs (Aus 198 and 554; SA 358 and 225).
4th Test at Adelaide Oval - Jan 29-Feb 2, 1932, Australia won by 10 wickets (SA 308 and 274; Aus 513 and 73/0).
5th Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Feb 12-15, 1932, Australia won by an innings and 72 runs (SA 36 and 45; Aus 153).
Result Australia 5
 
Australia in South Africa (1935/36)
1st Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Dec 14-18, 1935, Australia won by 9 wickets (SA 248 and 282; Aus 429 and 102/1).
2nd Test at Old Wanderers, Johannesburg - Dec 24-28, 1935, Match drawn (SA 157 and 491; Aus 250 and 274/2).
3rd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Jan 1-4, 1936, Australia won by an innings and 78 runs (Aus 362/8d; SA 102 and 182 f/o).
4th Test at Old Wanderers, Johannesburg - Feb 15-17, 1936, Australia won by an innings and 184 runs (SA 157 and 98; Aus 439).
5th Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Feb 28-Mar 3, 1936, Australia won by an innings and 6 runs (SA 222 and 227; Aus 455).
Result Australia 4, Drawn 1
 
Australia in South Africa (1949/50)
1st Test at Ellis Park, Johannesburg - Dec 24-28, 1949, Australia won by an innings and 85 runs (Aus 413; SA 137 and 191 f/o).
2nd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Dec 31, 1949 - Jan 4, 1950, Australia won by 8 wickets (Aus 526/7d and 87/2; SA 278 and 333 f/o).
3rd Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Jan 20-24, 1950, Australia won by 5 wickets (SA 311 and 99; Aus 75 and 336/5).
4th Test at Ellis Park, Johannesburg - Feb 10-14, 1950, Match drawn (Aus 465/8d and 259/2; SA 352).
5th Test at Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth - Mar 3-6, 1950, Australia won by an innings and 259 runs (Aus 549/7d; SA 158 and 132 f/o).
Result Australia 4, Drawn 1
 
South Africa in Australia (1952/53)
1st Test at Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane - Dec 5-10, 1952, Australia won by 96 runs (Aus 280 and 277; SA 221 and 240).
2nd Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Dec 24-30, 1952, South Africa won by 82 runs (SA 227 and 388; Aus 243 and 290).
3rd Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Jan 9-13, 1953, Australia won by an innings and 38 runs (SA 173 and 232; Aus 443).
4th Test at Adelaide Oval - Jan 24-29, 1953, Match drawn (Aus 530 and 233/3d; SA 387 and 177/6).
5th Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Feb 6-12, 1953, South Africa won by 6 wickets (Aus 520 and 209; SA 435 and 297/4).
Result Australia 2, South Africa 2, Drawn 1
 
Australia in South Africa (1957/58)
1st Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Dec 23-28, 1957, Match drawn (SA 470/9d and 201; Aus 368 and 162/3).
2nd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Dec 31, 1957 - Jan 3, 1958, Australia won by an innings and 141 runs (Aus 449; SA 209 and 99 f/o).
3rd Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Jan 24-29, 1958, Match drawn (Aus 163 and 292/7; SA 384).
4th Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Feb 7-12, 1958, Australia won by 10 wickets (Aus 401 and 1/0; SA 203 and 198 f/o).
5th Test at Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth - Feb 28-Mar 4, 1958, Australia won by 8 wickets (SA 214 and 144; Aus 291 and 68/2).
Result Australia 3, Drawn 2
 
South Africa in Australia (1963/64)
1st Test at Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane - Dec 6-11, 1963, Match drawn (Aus 435 and 144/1d; SA 346 and 13/1).
2nd Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Jan 1-6, 1964, Australia won by 8 wickets (SA 274 and 306; Aus 447 and 136/2).
3rd Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Jan 10-15, 1964, Match drawn (Aus 260 and 450/9d; SA 302 and 326/5).
4th Test at Adelaide Oval - Jan 24-29, 1964, South Africa won by 10 wickets (Aus 345 and 331; SA 595 and 82/0).
5th Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Feb 7-12, 1964, Match drawn (Aus 311 and 270; SA 411 and 76/0).
Result Australia 1, South Africa 1, Drawn 3
 
Australia in South Africa (1966/67)
1st Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Dec 23-28, 1966, South Africa won by 233 runs (SA 199 and 620; Aus 325 and 261).
2nd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Dec 31, 1966 - Jan 5, 1967, Australia won by 6 wickets (Aus 542 and 180/4; SA 353 and 367 f/o).
3rd Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Jan 20-25, 1967, South Africa won by 8 wickets, South Africa 300 and 185/2; Aus 147 and 334 f/o).
4th Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Feb 3-8, 1967, Match drawn (Aus 143 and 148/8; SA 332/9d).
5th Test at Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth - Feb 24-28, 1967, South Africa won by 7 wickets (Aus 173 and 278; SA 276 and 179/3).
Result Australia 1, South Africa 3, Drawn 1
 
Australia in South Africa (1969/70)
1st Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Jan 22-27, 1970, South Africa won by 170 runs (SA 382 and 232; Aus 164 and 280).
2nd Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Feb 5-9, 1970, South Africa won by an innings and 129 runs (SA 622/9d; Aus 157 and 336 f/o).
3rd Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Feb 19-24, 1970, South Africa won by 307 runs (SA 279 and 408; Aus 202 and 178).
4th Test at Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth - Mar 5-10, 1970, South Africa won by 323 runs (SA 311 and 470/8d; Aus 212 and 246).
Result South Africa 4
 
South Africa in Australia (1993/94)
1st Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Dec 26-30, 1993, Match drawn (Aus 342/7d; SA 258/3).
2nd Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Jan 2-6, 1994, South Africa won by 5 runs (SA 169 and 239; Aus 292 and 111).
3rd Test at Adelaide Oval - Jan 28-Feb 1, 1994, Australia won by 191 runs (Aus 469/7d and 124/6d; SA 273 and 129).
Result Australia 1, South Africa 1, Drawn 1
 
Australia in South Africa (1993/94)
1st Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Mar 4-8, 1994, South Africa won by 197 runs (SA 251 and 450/9d; Aus 248 and 256).
2nd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Mar 17-21, 1994, Australia won by 9 wickets (SA 361 and 164; Aus 435 and 92/1).
3rd Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Mar 25-29, 1994, Match drawn (Aus 269 and 297/4; SA 422).
Result Australia 1, South Africa 1, Drawn 1
 
Australia in South Africa (1996/97)
1st Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Feb 28-Mar 4, 1997, Australia won by an innings and 196 runs (SA 302 and 130; Aus 628/8d).
2nd Test at Crusaders Ground, St George's Park, Port Elizabeth - Mar 14-17, 1997, Australia won by 2 wickets (SA 209 and 168; Aus 108 and 271/8).
3rd Test at Centurion Park - Mar 21-24, 1997, South Africa won by 8 wickets (Aus 227 and 185; SA 384 and 32/2).
Result Australia 2, South Africa 1
 
South Africa in Australia (1997/98)
1st Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Dec 26-30, 1997, Match drawn (Aus 309 and 257; SA 186 and 273/7).
2nd Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Jan 2-5, 1998, Australia won by an innings and 21 runs (SA 287 and 113; Aus 421).
3rd Test at Adelaide Oval - Jan 30-Feb 3, 1998, Match drawn (SA 517 and 193/6d; Aus 350 and 227/7).
Result Australia 1, Drawn 2
 
South Africa in Australia (2001/02)
1st Test at Adelaide Oval - Dec 14-18, 2001, Australia won by 246 runs (Aus 439 and 309/7d; SA 374 and 128).
2nd Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Dec 26-29, 2001, Australia won by 9 wickets (SA 277 and 219; Aus 487 and 10/1).
3rd Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Jan 2-5, 2002, Australia won by 10 wickets (Aus 554 and 54/0; SA 154 and 452 f/o).
Result Australia 3
 
Australia in South Africa (2001/02)
1st Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Feb 22-24, 2002, Australia won by an innings and 360 runs (Aus 652/7d; SA 159 and 133 f/o).
2nd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Mar 8-12, 2002, Australia won by 4 wickets (SA 239 and 473; Aus 382 and 334/6).
3rd Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Mar 15-18, 2002, South Africa won by 5 wickets (Aus 315 and 186; SA 167 and 340/5).
Result Australia 2, South Africa 1
 
South Africa in Australia (2005/06)
1st Test at Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth - Dec 16-20, 2005, Match drawn (Aus 258 and 528/8d; SA 296 and 287/5).
2nd Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Dec 26-30, 2005, Australia won by 184 runs (Aus 355 and 321/7d; SA 311 and 181).
3rd Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Jan 2-6, 2006, Australia won by 8 wickets (SA 451/9d and 194/6d; Aus 359 and 288/2).
Result Australia 2, Drawn 1
 
Australia in South Africa (2005/06)
1st Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Mar 16-18, 2006, Australia won by 7 wickets (SA 205 and 197; Aus 308 and 95/3).
2nd Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Mar 24-28, 2006, Australia won by 112 runs (Aus 369 and 307/4d; SA 267 and 297).
3rd Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Mar 31-Apr 4, 2006, Australia won by 2 wickets (SA 303 and 258; Aus 270 and 294/8).
Result Australia 3, Drawn 1
 
1st Test at Western Australia Cricket Association Ground, Perth - Dec 17-21, 2008, South Africa won by 6 wickets (Aus 375 and 319; SA 281 and 414/4).
2nd Test at Melbourne Cricket Ground - Dec 26-30, 2008, South Africa won by 9 wickets (Aus 394 and 247; SA 489 and 183/1).
3rd Test at Sydney Cricket Ground - Jan 3-7, 2009, Australia won by 103-runs (Aus 445 and 257/4d; SA 327/9 and 272).
Test Results South Africa 2, Australia 1, ODI Results South Africa 4, Australia 1, T20 Results Australia 2
 
1st Test at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Feb 26- Mar 02, 2009, Australia won by 162 runs (Aus 466 and 207; SA 220 and 291).
2nd Test at Kingsmead, Durban - Mar 6-10, 2009, Australia won by 175 runs (Aus 352 and 331/5d; SA 138 and 370).
3rd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Mar 19-22, 2009, South Africa won by an innings & 20 runs (Aus 209 and 422; SA 651).
Test Results Australia 2, South Africa 1, ODI Results South Africa 3, Australia 2, T20 Results South Africa 2
 
1st Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Nov 9-11, 2011, South Africa won by 8 wickets (Aus 284 and 47; SA 97 and 236/2)
2nd Test at The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg - Nov 17-21, 2011, Australia won by 2 wickets (SA 266 and 339; Aus 296 and 310/8)
Test Results South Africa 1, Australia 1; ODI Results Australia 2, South Africa 1; T20 Results South Africa 1, Australia 1
 
1st Test at Brisbane Cricket Ground - Nov 9-13, 2012 - Match drawn (SA 450 and 166/5; Aus 565/5d).
2nd Test at Adelaide Oval - Nov 22-26, 2012 - Match drawn (Aus 550 and 267/8d; SA 388 and 248/8).
3rd Test at WACA, Perth - Nov 30 to Dec 03, 2012 - South Africa won by 309 runs (SA 225 and 569; Aus 163 and 322).
Result South Africa 1, Drawn 2
 
1st Test at SuperSport Park, Centurion - Feb 12-15, 2014 - Australia won by 281 runs (Aus 397 & 290/4d; SA206 & 200).
2nd Test at St George's Park, Port Elizabeth - Feb 20-23, 2014 - South Africa won by 231 runs (SA 423 & 270/5d; Aus 246 & 216)
3rd Test at Newlands, Cape Town - Mar 1-5, 2014 - Australia won by 245 runs (Aus 494/7d & 303/5d; SA 287 & 265)
 
Overall Test Records (Since 1902)
 S#   Year   Host Country 
Total
Australia
South Africa
Drawn
1. 1902/03 South Africa 3 2 - 1
2. 1910/11 Australia 5 4 1 -
3. 1912 England 3 2 - 1
4. 1912 Tri Series - England 3 2 - 1
5. 1921/22 South Africa 3 1 - 2
6. 1931/32 Australia 5 5 - -
7. 1935/36 South Africa 5 4 - 1
8. 1949/50 South Africa 5 4 - 1
9. 1952/53 Australia 5 2 2 1
10. 1957/58 South Africa 5 3 - 2
11. 1963/64 Australia 5 1 1 3
12. 1966/67 South Africa 5 1 3 1
13. 1969/70 South Africa 4 - 4 -
14. 1993/94 Australia 3 1 1 1
15. 1993/94 South Africa 3 1 1 1
16. 1996/97 South Africa 3 2 1 -
17. 1997/98 Australia 3 1 - 2
18. 2001/02 Australia 3 3 - -
19. 2001/02 South Africa 3 2 1 -
20. 2005/06 Australia 3 2 - 1
21. 2005/06 South Africa 3 3 - -
22. Australia 3 1 2 -
23. South Africa 3 2 1 -
24. South Africa 2 1 1  
25. Australia 3 - 1 2
26. South Africa 3 2 1 -
  Total 94 52 21 21
 
South Africa v Australia - One Day International Records (Since 1992)
Total Match - 81
Australia Won - 41
South Africa Won - 37
Tied - 3
First Match: ICC World Cup 1992, South Africa win by 9 wickets at Sydney Cricket Ground, February 26, 1992 (d/n)
Last Match: 2nd match - South Africa won by 7 wickets at Harare Sports Club on August 27, 2014.
 
Australia v South Africa - Twenty International Records (Since 2006)
Total Match - 11
Australia Won - 7
South Africa Won - 4
First Match:Australia won by 95 runs at Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane, January 09, 2006
Last Match: 3rd T20I, Australia won by 6 wickets at SuperSport Park, Centurion on March 14, 2013.

Last Update: Aug 27, 2014

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