England tour of Australia 1897/98

Fourth Test

Australia v England 1897-98

Australia v England 1897-98

Australia 4 England 1

England in Australia, 1897-98

To speak the plain truth there has not for a very long time been anything so disappointing in connection with English cricket, as the tour of Mr

Fifth Test

Australia v England 1897-98

In this fifth and last test match, the Englishmen had a splendid chance of to some extent retrieving their reputation, Richardson's bowling being so good that on the first innings they secured a lead of 96 runs

Statistics

The Ashes, 1897/98 (England in Australia Tests)

England tour of Australia, Dec 1897 - Mar 1898

Test matches

England won the first Test by nine wickets
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A portrayal of the 1897 Ashes Test in Sydney
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Tour Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 26-Mar 2, 1898
Australia won by 6 wickets
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 29-Feb 2, 1898
Australia won by 8 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 14-19, 1898
Australia won by an innings and 13 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 1-5, 1898
Australia won by an innings and 55 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 13-17, 1897
England won by 9 wickets
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