The Ashes, 1946/47 / Results

Result - Australia 3-0 (5)

Matches

1st Test: Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 29-Dec 4, 1946

Australia 645; England 141 and 172 (f/o)

Australia won by an innings and 332 runs

2nd Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 13-19, 1946

England 255 and 371; Australia 659/8d

Australia won by an innings and 33 runs

3rd Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 1-7, 1947

Australia 365 and 536; England 351 and 310/7

Match drawn

4th Test: Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 31-Feb 6, 1947

England 460 and 340/8d; Australia 487 and 215/1

Match drawn

5th Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 28-Mar 5, 1947

England 280 and 186; Australia 253 and 214/5

Australia won by 5 wickets

Photos

© Associated Press

Ernie Toshack took 6 for 82 on the final day

© Associated Press

Don Tallon takes a catch to dismiss Doug Wright off the bowling of Ernie Toshack

Series Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 28-Mar 5, 1947
Australia won by 5 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 31-Feb 6, 1947
Match drawn
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 1-7, 1947
Match drawn
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 13-19, 1946
Australia won by an innings and 33 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 29-Dec 4, 1946
Australia won by an innings and 332 runs
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