England recorded its 62nd win (out of 151) against South Africa, the 32nd out of 83 in that country and its 10th win (out of 21) at Cape Town.
Have a look at how they have fared in Cape Town (which has only one Test ground):
Of these 10 wins, 8 were before 1930. The 9th was in 1957 almost exactly 63 years ago, and the 10th was in 2020.
The 1957 win was mainly due to JH Wardle’s 12 wickets. In 2020, it was Ben Stokes’ 3-dimensional performance with 119 runs, 3 wickets and 6 catches:
England also gained 30 points in the WTC championship and moved into third place. Meanwhile Australia bagged all the 120 points in their series against New Zealand and continued to creep up towards India’s tally.