Australia tour of England and Scotland 1997

Baggy-green baby

What do you get when you combine a legendary Test cricketer's cap, a two-year-old and some pink zinc cream?

No. 29

Hollioake stands up to McGrath

An English teenager makes a startling debut against the old enemy

Sixth Cornhill Test


Toss: England


Texaco Trophy, 1997 (Australia in England ODIs)

The Ashes, 1997 (Australia in England Tests)

Australia tour of England and Scotland, May-Aug 1997

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Alec Stewart catches Greg Blewett off Phil Tufnell for 47
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Paul Strang bowls against the touring Australians
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Dean Headley bounces Steve Waugh
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Michael Atherton awards Test caps to brothers Adam (left) and Ben Hollioake
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Graham Thorpe drops Matthew Elliott
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Steve Waugh was the first man in 50 years to make two hundreds in an Ashes Test
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Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-23, 1997
England won by 19 runs
Kent v Australians at Canterbury - Aug 16-18, 1997
Australians won by 6 wickets
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 7-10, 1997
Australia won by 264 runs
Somerset v Australians at Taunton - Aug 1-4, 1997
Match drawn
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 24-28, 1997
Australia won by an innings and 61 runs
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