England tour of Australia 1954/55

Australia 55

Big pictures, artfully painted

Alan Ross is often classed as a cricket belletrist - with good reason. And this book is among his finest works

Alan Hill

Daring Young Men

Rob Steen reviews Daring Young Men by Alan Hill

January 2005

Voyage of discovery

Fifty years ago Len Hutton's team left England for an Ashes tour that has passed into legend


The Ashes, 1954/55 (England in Australia Tests)

England tour of Australia, Nov 1954 - Mar 1955

Test matches

Ray Lindwall walks off with his team-mates after getting 100 Test wickets
© PA Photos
Les Favell bats in the nets before making his Test debut
© Getty Images
Members of the England team before departing for Australia and New Zealand in 1954
© Getty Images
Tour Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 25-Mar 3, 1955
Match drawn
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 28-Feb 2, 1955
England won by 5 wickets
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1954 - Jan 5, 1955
England won by 128 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 17-22, 1954
England won by 38 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 26-Dec 1, 1954
Australia won by an innings and 154 runs
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