England tour of Australia 1974/75

1975

The captain who dropped himself

We look back to when Mike Denness, England's captain on a particularly unsuccessful Ashes tour, dropped himself

New Zealand v England 1974-75

At Wellington, March 9

New Zealand v England 1974-75

At Dunedin, March 8, Drawn

Statistics

The Ashes, 1974/75 (England in Australia Tests)

England in Australia ODI Match, 1974/75

England tour of Australia, Nov 1974 - Feb 1975

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Cover of Assault On The Ashes by Christopher Martin-Jenkins
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Colin Cowdrey takes guard at Perth days after flying to Australia
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Sending out an SOS: Colin Cowdrey leaves for Australia
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Tour Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 8-13, 1975
England won by an innings and 4 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 25-30, 1975
Australia won by 163 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 4-9, 1975
Australia won by 171 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 1, 1975
England won by 3 wickets (with 23 balls remaining)
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 26-31, 1974
Match drawn
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