England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia 1950/51

Second Test Match

ENGLAND v NEW ZEALAND 1950-51

At Wellington, March 24, 26, 27, 28

First Test Match

ENGLAND v NEW ZEALAND 1950-51

A lifeless pitch which remained a bowler's heartbreak to the end of the last day was chiefly to blame for so much dreary cricket as this match produced

Fifth Test Match

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA 1950-51

At last promise turned to fulfilment

Statistics

The Ashes, 1950/51 (England in Australia Tests)

England tour of Australia, Oct 1950 - Feb 1951

Test matches

Neil Harvey is run out by Cyril Washbrook
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Umpires Ronald Wright and George Cooper walk on to the field on Boxing Day
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Australian players grab the stumps as souvenirs after beating England by 70 runs
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Sam Loxton takes a catch to dismiss Freddie Brown off the bowling of Jack Iverson
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Arthur Morris is caught by Trevor Bailey off Alec Bedser
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Tour Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 23-28, 1951
England won by 8 wickets
Victoria v M.C.C. at Melbourne - Feb 10-14, 1951
Match drawn
Australia v England at Adelaide - Feb 2-8, 1951
Australia won by 274 runs
South Aust v M.C.C. at Adelaide - Jan 27-31, 1951
M.C.C. won by 152 runs
Tasmania Combined XI v M.C.C. at Launceston - Jan 19-22, 1951
M.C.C. won by 10 wickets
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