England tour of Australia 1936/37

Australian Summer

Local colour

Cardus' account of the 1936-37 Ashes tour gives rein to his desire to write about more than just the cricket

Gubby Under Pressure: Letters From Australia, New Zealand and Hollywood

Letters from an autocrat

An expertly compiled collection of Allen's letters home from the Ashes tour of 1936-37 does nothing to enhance his reputation

Fifth Test Match

England v Australia 1936-37

The weather was glorious for the first two days but was less settled on the third, and a thunderstorm during the early hours of the forth day denied England the chance of making a closer match of it, though by then their position was precarious to

Statistics

The Ashes, 1936/37 (England in Australia Tests)

England tour of Australia, Dec 1936 - Mar 1937

Test matches

Don Bradman bats in the nets
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Tour Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 26-Mar 3, 1937
Australia won by an innings and 200 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 29-Feb 4, 1937
Australia won by 148 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 1-7, 1937
Australia won by 365 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 18-22, 1936
England won by an innings and 22 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Dec 4-9, 1936
England won by 322 runs
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