England in South Africa Test Series - 2nd Test
South Africa v England
England won by an innings and 197 runs
Played at Old Wanderers, Johannesburg
2,3,4 March 1896 (3-day match)
- England beat South Africa by an innings and 197 runs
- Lohmann became the first bowler to take 9 wickets in an innings, also taking his hundredth Test wicket in the match.
- Umpire Miller had played in the previous Test.
- Lord Hawke's team arrived at the ground to find the the club buildings filled with injured survivors from a dynamite explosion nearby.
The guy you hit? If he got a look at the plates, it won't even take that long. There's no play here. There's no angle, there's no champagne room. I'm not a miracle worker, I'm a janitor. The math on this is simple; the smaller the mess, the easier it is for me to clean up.
Last edited by Zeeshan; August 27, 2011 at 02:04 AM..