Bill Lawry's Australians had just completed a gruelling tour of India in vastly different playing conditions before coming to South Africa and they were crushed 4-0.
The home team was led by Ali Bacher and included Graeme Pollock who averaged 73.85 in the series as he scored 274 in the 2nd Test in Durban.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex1969/70 SAF v AUS 1969/70 SAF v AUS 1969/70 SAF v AUS 1969/70 SAF v AUS
Series Tagged in ClipDex1969/70 SAF v AUS
Players Tagged in ClipDexGamsy, Dennis Pollock, Graeme McKenzie, Graham D Chevalier, Grahame A Seymour, Michael A Lawry, Bill Taber, Hedley B Trimborn, Patrick H J Stackpole, Keith R Gleeson, John W Mallett, Ashley A Walters, Doug Barlow, Edgar (Eddie) J Connolly, Alan N Goddard, Trevor L Redpath, Ian R Richards, Barry A Chappell, Ian M Sheahan, A Paul Irvine, Brian L Pollock, Peter M Bacher, Ali A
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexNewlands Kingsmead New Wanderers Stadium St George's Park
Categories Tagged in ClipDexClassic Tests (Black & White)