Result - England 5-1 (6)

Matches

1st Test: Australia v England at Brisbane - Dec 1-6, 1978

Australia 116 and 339; England 286 and 170/3

England won by 7 wickets

2nd Test: Australia v England at Perth - Dec 15-20, 1978

England 309 and 208; Australia 190 and 161

England won by 166 runs

3rd Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 29, 1978 - Jan 3, 1979

Australia 258 and 167; England 143 and 179

Australia won by 103 runs

4th Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 6-11, 1979

England 152 and 346; Australia 294 and 111

England won by 93 runs

5th Test: Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 27-Feb 1, 1979

England 169 and 360; Australia 164 and 160

England won by 205 runs

6th Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 10-14, 1979

Australia 198 and 143; England 308 and 35/1

England won by 9 wickets

Photos

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Rodney Hogg dismissed the England openers on his first day as a Test bowler

Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 10-14, 1979
England won by 9 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 27-Feb 1, 1979
England won by 205 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 6-11, 1979
England won by 93 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 29, 1978 - Jan 3, 1979
Australia won by 103 runs
Australia v England at Perth - Dec 15-20, 1978
England won by 166 runs
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