South African cricket team in England
South African cricket team in England 1998The South African cricket team toured England in the 1998 season to play a five-match Test series against England.
England won the series 2-1 with two matches drawn after being 1-0 behind with only the last two matches to play.
South Africa played a three-match series of One Day Internationals (LOI) against England in May at the start of the tour and then played a short LOI tri-series against England and Sri Lanka to close the tour in August.
In addition, South Africa played seven first-class matches against Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Sussex, Durham, Derbyshire, Essex and the British Universities.
South African cricket team in England 1998 ResultsTest Series 1st Test (Edgbaston) – match drawn
2nd Test (Lord's Cricket Ground) – South Africa won by 10 wickets
3rd Test (Old Trafford) – match drawn
4th Test (Trent Bridge) – England won by 8 wickets
5th Test (Headingley) – England won by 23 runs
1st LOI (The Oval) – South Africa won by three wickets
2nd LOI (Old Trafford) – South Africa won by 32 runs
3rd LOI (Headingley) – England won by 7 wickets