Australia in India Test Series 1969/70

Result - Australia 3-1 (5)

1969

Australia's greatest challenge

In 1969-70 Australia won their series in India: a battle between spinners and batsmen, played against a background of widespread violence

When Lawry's Australians paid it forward

Forty years ago, Australia's cricketers undertook back-to-back Test tours, just like now. If it wasn't for the shabby treatment they received back then, their modern counterparts might not have had it as good as they do

Statistics

Australia in India Test Series, 1969/70

Australia tour of India, Oct-Dec 1969

Test matches

Series Results
India v Australia at Chennai - Dec 24-28, 1969
Australia won by 77 runs
India v Australia at Kolkata - Dec 12-16, 1969
Australia won by 10 wickets
India v Australia at Delhi - Nov 28-Dec 2, 1969
India won by 7 wickets
India v Australia at Kanpur - Nov 15-20, 1969
Match drawn
India v Australia at Mumbai (BS) - Nov 4-9, 1969
Australia won by 8 wickets
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