England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia 1962/63

Match of my Life

'Winning in Australia has always been the pinnacle'

Bouncing back to put one across the old enemy, on their turf - doesn't get much better than that

Australia 1 England 1, New Zealand 0 England 3

M.C.C. team in Australia and New Zealand, 1962-63

England went to Australia in 1962-63 with two main objectives: to regain the Ashes; and to provide cricket capable of recapturing the enthusiasm of the public, as West Indies did two years earlier.

Third Test Match

England v New Zealand

At Christchurch, March 15, 16, 18, 19, England won by seven wickets


The Ashes, 1962/63 (England in Australia Tests)

England tour of Australia, Oct 1962 - Feb 1963

Test matches

A general view of the Gabba
© PA Photos
Tour Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 15-20, 1963
Match drawn
PM's XI v M.C.C. at Canberra - Feb 6, 1963
M.C.C. won by 4 runs
Victoria v M.C.C. at Melbourne - Feb 1-5, 1963
Match drawn
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 25-30, 1963
Match drawn
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 11-15, 1963
Australia won by 8 wickets
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