England tour of Australia 1979/80

Australia v England and West Indies, 1979-80

Ashes absent but England bite the dust

Greg Chappell, Clive Lloyd, Bob Willis and others look back at Australia's first post-Packer season

Tour Summary

England in Australia and India, 1979-80

Forty-eight hours before England's cricketers flew out of Melbourne for the last time, Alec Bedser was asked by the Australian authorities to present his considered view of the experimental twin-tour programme, the first product of the marriage

Golden Jubilee Test

India v England 1979-80

With the rival sides fatigued, both mentally and physically, at the end of an arduous season, the Test match to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India produced poor cricket


Benson & Hedges World Series Cup, 1979/80 (Australia, England, West Indies in Australia ODIs)

England in Australia Test Series, 1979/80

England tour of Australia, Nov 1979 - Feb 1980

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Tour Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 1-6, 1980
Australia won by 8 wickets
England v West Indies at Sydney - Jan 22, 1980
West Indies won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
England v West Indies at Melbourne - Jan 20, 1980
West Indies won by 2 runs
England v West Indies at Adelaide - Jan 16, 1980
West Indies won by 107 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 14, 1980
England won by 2 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
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