Australia tour of England, 1981 / Results

Matches

1st ODI: England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 4, 1981

Australia 210/7 (55/55 ov); England 212/4 (51.4/55 ov)

England won by 6 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)

2nd ODI: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jun 6, 1981

Australia 249/8 (55/55 ov); England 247 (54.5/55 ov)

Australia won by 2 runs

3rd ODI: England v Australia at Leeds - Jun 8, 1981

Australia 236/8 (55/55 ov); England 165 (46.5/55 ov)

Australia won by 71 runs

1st Test: England v Australia at Nottingham - Jun 18-21, 1981

England 185 and 125; Australia 179 and 132/6

Australia won by 4 wickets

2nd Test: England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 2-7, 1981

England 311 and 265/8d; Australia 345 and 90/4

Match drawn

3rd Test: England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 16-21, 1981

Australia 401/9d and 111; England 174 and 356 (f/o)

England won by 18 runs

4th Test: England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 30-Aug 2, 1981

England 189 and 219; Australia 258 and 121

England won by 29 runs

5th Test: England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 13-17, 1981

England 231 and 404; Australia 130 and 402

England won by 103 runs

6th Test: England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 27-Sep 1, 1981

Australia 352 and 344/9d; England 314 and 261/7

Match drawn

News

Shootout at Trent Bridge

The Ashes, Headingley, 1981

England in wonderland

Trevor Chappell

Cheer up, mate

1981

Getting shirty about substitutes

Tests: England 3 Australia 1, ODIs: England 1 Australia 2

Australia in England 1981: Botham's summer

Photos

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Mike Brearley throws the ball to Bob Willis

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Chris Old bowls Allan Border

Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 27-Sep 1, 1981
Match drawn
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 13-17, 1981
England won by 103 runs
England v Australia at Birmingham - Jul 30-Aug 2, 1981
England won by 29 runs
England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 16-21, 1981
England won by 18 runs
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 2-7, 1981
Match drawn
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