The Ashes, 1997 / Results

Result - Australia 3-2 (6)

Matches

1st Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jun 5-8, 1997

Australia 118 and 477; England 478/9d and 119/1

England won by 9 wickets

2nd Test: England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 19-23, 1997

England 77 and 266/4d; Australia 213/7d

Match drawn

3rd Test: England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 3-7, 1997

Australia 235 and 395/8d; England 162 and 200

Australia won by 268 runs

4th Test: England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 24-28, 1997

England 172 and 268; Australia 501/9d

Australia won by an innings and 61 runs

5th Test: England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 7-10, 1997

Australia 427 and 336; England 313 and 186

Australia won by 264 runs

6th Test: England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-23, 1997

England 180 and 163; Australia 220 and 104

England won by 19 runs

News

England v Australia, first Test, Edgbaston, 1997

Summer sun, something's begun

Ashes Memories - Dean Headley

'I hit Mark Taylor on the head'

Photos

© PA Photos

Mark Taylor watches the replay of his dismissal on the big screen

© Getty Images

Alec Stewart catches Greg Blewett off Phil Tufnell for 47

Series Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 21-23, 1997
England won by 19 runs
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 7-10, 1997
Australia won by 264 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 24-28, 1997
Australia won by an innings and 61 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 3-7, 1997
Australia won by 268 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 19-23, 1997
Match drawn
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