The Ashes, 1950/51

Result - Australia 4-1 (5)

Matches

1st Test: Australia v England at Brisbane - Dec 1-5, 1950

Australia 228 and 32/7d; England 68/7d and 122

Australia won by 70 runs

2nd Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 22-27, 1950

Australia 194 and 181; England 197 and 150

Australia won by 28 runs

3rd Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 5-9, 1951

England 290 and 123; Australia 426

Australia won by an innings and 13 runs

4th Test: Australia v England at Adelaide - Feb 2-8, 1951

Australia 371 and 403/8d; England 272 and 228

Australia won by 274 runs

5th Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 23-28, 1951

Australia 217 and 197; England 320 and 95/2

England won by 8 wickets

News

1950

One drink too many

Photos

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Australian players grab the stumps as souvenirs after beating England by 70 runs

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Sam Loxton takes a catch to dismiss Freddie Brown off the bowling of Jack Iverson

Series Results
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 23-28, 1951
England won by 8 wickets
Australia v England at Adelaide - Feb 2-8, 1951
Australia won by 274 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 5-9, 1951
Australia won by an innings and 13 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 22-27, 1950
Australia won by 28 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Dec 1-5, 1950
Australia won by 70 runs
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