England tour of Australia 1998/99

Australia 3 England 1

England in Australia, 1998-99

England were once more overwhelmed by Australia, who won their sixth successive Ashes series

Fifth Test

Australia v England 1998-99

At Sydney, January 2, 3, 4, 5

Fourth Test

Australia v England 1998-99

Toss: Australia

Statistics

The Ashes, 1998/99 (England in Australia Tests)

Carlton & United Series, 1998/99 (Australia, England, Sri Lanka in Australia ODIs)

England tour of Australia, Oct 1998 - Feb 1999

Test matches

One-Day Internationals

Michael Slater made 123
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Darren Gough and Dean Headley splash water on photographers at the team hotel after England's win in Melbourne
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Dean Headley traps Damien Fleming leg before for a duck
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Spectators carry a mock coffin with the words "RIP English Cricket" painted on it
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Spectators display a banner referring to the betting scandal involving Mark Waugh and Shane Warne
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Graham Thorpe checks into a flight at Melbourne airport after being forced to leave the Ashes tour due to a back injury
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Tour Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 13, 1999
Australia won by 162 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 12, 1999
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 10, 1999
Australia won by 10 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 5, 1999
Australia won by 4 wickets (with 18 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Sydney - Feb 3, 1999
Sri Lanka won by 11 runs
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