Australia tour of England, 1953 / Results

Matches

Tour Match: Worcestershire v Australians at Worcester - Apr 29-May 1, 1953

Worcestershire 333/7d; Australians 542/7d

Match drawn

Tour Match: Leicestershire v Australians at Leicester - May 2-4, 1953

Australians 443/8d; Leicestershire 109 and 180 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 154 runs

Tour Match: Yorkshire v Australians at Bradford - May 6-8, 1953

Australians 453/6d; Yorkshire 145 and 214 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 94 runs

Tour Match: Surrey v Australians at The Oval - May 9-11, 1953

Surrey 58 and 122; Australians 256

Australians won by an innings and 76 runs

Tour Match: Cambridge University v Australians at Cambridge - May 13-14, 1953

Australians 383; Cambridge University 130 and 147 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 106 runs

Tour Match: Marylebone Cricket Club v Australians at Lord's - May 16-19, 1953

Marylebone Cricket Club 80 and 196; Australians 179 and 13/2

Match drawn

Tour Match: Oxford University v Australians at Oxford - May 20-21, 1953

Oxford University 70 and 174; Australians 330

Australians won by an innings and 86 runs

Tour Match: Minor Counties v Australians at Stoke-on-Trent - May 23-25, 1953

Australians 289; Minor Counties 56 and 62 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 171 runs

Tour Match: Lancashire v Australians at Manchester - May 27-29, 1953

Australians 298; Lancashire 232/9

Match drawn

Tour Match: Nottinghamshire v Australians at Nottingham - May 30-Jun 1, 1953

Nottinghamshire 208; Australians 290/6

Match drawn

Tour Match: Sussex v Australians at Hove - Jun 3-5, 1953

Australians 325 and 259/1d; Sussex 218 and 190/9

Match drawn

Tour Match: Hampshire v Australians at Southampton - Jun 6-8, 1953

Australians 268 and 169/5d; Hampshire 131 and 148

Australians won by 158 runs

1st Test: England v Australia at Nottingham - Jun 11-16, 1953

Australia 249 and 123; England 144 and 120/1

Match drawn

Tour Match: Derbyshire v Australians at Chesterfield - Jun 17-19, 1953

Australians 197 and 146; Derbyshire 69 and 17/1

Match drawn

Tour Match: Yorkshire v Australians at Sheffield - Jun 20-23, 1953

Yorkshire 377 and 220/3; Australians 323

Match drawn

2nd Test: England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 25-30, 1953

Australia 346 and 368; England 372 and 282/7

Match drawn

Tour Match: Gloucestershire v Australians at Bristol - Jul 1-3, 1953

Gloucestershire 137 and 297; Australians 402/9d and 33/1

Australians won by 9 wickets

Tour Match: Northamptonshire v Australians at Northampton - Jul 4-6, 1953

Australians 323; Northamptonshire 141 and 120 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 62 runs

3rd Test: England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 9-14, 1953

Australia 318 and 35/8; England 276

Match drawn

Tour Match: Middlesex v Australians at Lord's - Jul 18-21, 1953

Middlesex 150 and 112/4; Australians 416

Match drawn

4th Test: England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 23-28, 1953

England 167 and 275; Australia 266 and 147/4

Match drawn

Tour Match: Surrey v Australians at The Oval - Jul 29-31, 1953

Surrey 209/8d; Australians 327/9

Match drawn

Tour Match: Glamorgan v Australians at Swansea - Aug 1-4, 1953

Glamorgan 201 and 188/7; Australians 386

Match drawn

Tour Match: Warwickshire v Australians at Birmingham - Aug 5-7, 1953

Warwickshire 270/8d and 76/3d; Australians 181 and 53/5

Match drawn

Tour Match: Lancashire v Australians at Manchester - Aug 8-11, 1953

Australians 372 and 106/3; Lancashire 184 and 292 (f/o)

Australians won by 7 wickets

Tour Match: Essex v Australians at Southend-on-Sea - Aug 12-13, 1953

Australians 477/7d; Essex 129 and 136 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 212 runs

5th Test: England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 15-19, 1953

Australia 275 and 162; England 306 and 132/2

England won by 8 wickets

Tour Match: Somerset v Australians at Taunton - Aug 22-25, 1953

Australians 486; Somerset 187 and 156/2 (f/o)

Match drawn

Tour Match: Gentlemen of England v Australians at Lord's - Aug 26-28, 1953

Gentlemen of England 157 and 249; Australians 154 and 253/2

Australians won by 8 wickets

Tour Match: Kent v Australians at Canterbury - Aug 29-Sep 1, 1953

Kent 181 and 108; Australians 465/8d

Australians won by an innings and 176 runs

Tour Match: South v Australians at Hastings - Sep 2-4, 1953

South 198 and 203; Australians 564/9d

Australians won by an innings and 163 runs

Tour Match: Combined Services v Australians at Kingston-upon-Thames - Sep 5-7, 1953

Australians 592/4d; Combined Services 161 and 170 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 261 runs

Tour Match: TN Pearce's XI v Australians at Scarborough - Sep 9-11, 1953

TN Pearce's XI 320 and 316/8d; Australians 317 and 325/8

Australians won by 2 wickets

Photos

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Crowds gather outside a radio shop in High Holborn listening to Test match broadcasts from The Oval

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The England side of the 1953 Ashes series

Tour Results
Pearce's XI v Australians at Scarborough - Sep 9-11, 1953
Australians won by 2 wickets
Comb Srvcs v Australians at Kingston-upon-Thames - Sep 5-7, 1953
Australians won by an innings and 261 runs
South v Australians at Hastings - Sep 2-4, 1953
Australians won by an innings and 163 runs
Kent v Australians at Canterbury - Aug 29-Sep 1, 1953
Australians won by an innings and 176 runs
Gents Eng v Australians at Lord's - Aug 26-28, 1953
Australians won by 8 wickets
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