Australia tour of England 1921


Chopping and changing

In 1921, England's selectors made a swathe of changes as Warwick Armstrong's Australians steamrollered across the country ... but the outcome was always the same

Fifth Test Match

England v Australia 1921

England v Australia 1921

Fourth Test Match

England v Australia 1921

Toss: England


The Ashes, 1921 (Australia in England Tests)

Australia tour of England, Apr-Sep 1921

Test matches

Archie MacLaren walks out to the pitch
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Warwick Armstrong bats in his final Test match
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Charles Macartney plays one behind square during his century
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A man sells souvenir cricket balls outside Lord's
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Warwick Armstrong leads Australia onto the field
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Jack Gregory during the game against Leicestershire
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Tour Results
Thornton's v Australians at Scarborough - Sep 8-10, 1921
Thornton's won by 33 runs
South v Australians at Hastings - Sep 3-6, 1921
Australians won by an innings and 46 runs
Sussex v Australians at Hove - Aug 31-Sep 2, 1921
Australians won by 197 runs
England XI v Australians at Eastbourne - Aug 27-30, 1921
England XI won by 28 runs
Somerset v Australians at Taunton - Aug 24-25, 1921
Australians won by an innings and 58 runs
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