The Ashes 1968

Result - Drawn 1-1 (5)

England v Australia, fifth Test, The Oval, 1968

Last nail in the coffin

Derek Underwood breaks Australia's resistance

Statistics

The Ashes, 1968 (Australia in England Tests)

Australia tour of England, May-Sep 1968

Test matches

Derek Underwood traps John Inverarity lbw to secure a dramatic win
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The 1968 Australian team in London
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Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 22-27, 1968
England won by 226 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 25-30, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 11-16, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 20-25, 1968
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Jun 6-11, 1968
Australia won by 159 runs
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