Australia tour of England, Scotland, Netherlands and Denmark 1989

Fourth Cornhill Test

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA 1989

Toss: England

Tests: England 0 Australia 4, ODIs: England 1 Australia 1

The Australians in England, 1989

Allan Border could hardly have dared hope for a more triumphant fourth tour of England, and second as captain, that the one that unfolded in 1989

Sixth Cornhill Test

ENGLAND v AUSTRALIA 1989

At The Oval, August 24, 25, 26, 28, 29

Statistics

Texaco Trophy, 1989 (Australia in England ODIs)

The Ashes, 1989 (Australia in England Tests)

Australia tour of England, Scotland, Netherlands and Denmark, May-Sep 1989

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Geoff Marsh and Allan Border ride through a victory parade in Sydney celebrating Australia's first Ashes victory in England since 1975
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John Stephenson plays a cut shot
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Mark Taylor sweeps on his way to 219
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Ian Botham was one of Terry Alderman's five victims in the second innings
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David Gower attends a press conference on the Saturday night of the Lord's Test with Micky Stewart. Gower decided that the play Anything Goes at the theatre was a better option
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Steve Waugh drives on his way to an unbeaten 152
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Tour Results
Denmark v Australians at Copenhagen - Sep 6, 1989
Australians won by 54 runs
Denmark v Australians at Brondby - Sep 5, 1989
Australians won by 45 runs
Netherlands v Australians at The Hague - Sep 3, 1989
Australians won by 4 wickets (with 22 balls remaining) (revised target)
Netherlands v Australians at The Hague - Sep 2, 1989
Australians won by 57 runs
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 24-29, 1989
Match drawn
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