Result - Australia 4-0 (5)

Matches

1st Test: Australia v England at Brisbane - Dec 5-10, 1958

England 134 and 198; Australia 186 and 147/2

Australia won by 8 wickets

2nd Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1958 - Jan 5, 1959

England 259 and 87; Australia 308 and 42/2

Australia won by 8 wickets

3rd Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 9-15, 1959

England 219 and 287/7d; Australia 357 and 54/2

Match drawn

4th Test: Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 30-Feb 5, 1959

Australia 476 and 36/0; England 240 and 270 (f/o)

Australia won by 10 wickets

5th Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 13-18, 1959

England 205 and 214; Australia 351 and 69/1

Australia won by 9 wickets

Photos

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Australian captain Richie Benaud shakes hands with England captain Peter May after Australia regained the Ashes

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Ian Meckiff bowls to Arthur Milton

Series Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 13-18, 1959
Australia won by 9 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 30-Feb 5, 1959
Australia won by 10 wickets
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 9-15, 1959
Match drawn
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1958 - Jan 5, 1959
Australia won by 8 wickets
Australia v England at Brisbane - Dec 5-10, 1958
Australia won by 8 wickets
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