Australia tour of England and Ireland 1993

When Atherton's men broke the hoodoo

The Ashes were long gone and England were in disarray, but a young captain and a greenhorn bowling trio produced a victory to remember

Sixth Cornhill Test


Toss: England.

Fifth Cornhill Test


Toss: England.


Texaco Trophy, 1993 (Australia in England ODIs)

The Ashes, 1993 (Australia in England Tests)

Australia tour of England and Ireland, Apr-Aug 1993

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Angus Fraser takes the wicket of Allan Border
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Michael Atherton scored 50 in the first innings
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Michael Slater drives Chris Lewis down the ground
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Shane Warne bowls in the first match of the 1993 Ashes tour
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Merv Hughes dresses up as the Terminator during the 1993 Ashes tour
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Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 19-23, 1993
England won by 161 runs
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Aug 14-16, 1993
Match drawn
Kent v Australians at Canterbury - Aug 11-13, 1993
Australians won by 89 runs
England v Australia at Birmingham - Aug 5-9, 1993
Australia won by 8 wickets
Glamorgan v Australians at Neath - Jul 31-Aug 2, 1993
Match drawn
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