England tour of Australia, 1878/79 /

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1879

A familar tale of riots and betting

Apr 8, 2006: At Sydney in February 1879, pitch invasions, assaults and stories of behind-the-scenes gambling led to the cancallation of what would have been cricket's fourth Test

Martin Williamson

Test match

Australia v England 1878-79

1881: Toss: England.

Australia 1 England 0

England in Australia, 1878-79

1880: Lord Harris took a side that was originally billed as the "Gentlemen of England (with Ulyett and Emmett)" to Australia in 1878-79

Steven Lynch
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Tour Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 2-4, 1879
Australia won by 10 wickets
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