England tour of Australia, 1954/55

Matches

1st Test: Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 26-Dec 1, 1954

Australia 601/8d; England 190 and 257 (f/o)

Australia won by an innings and 154 runs

2nd Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 17-22, 1954

England 154 and 296; Australia 228 and 184

England won by 38 runs

3rd Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1954 - Jan 5, 1955

England 191 and 279; Australia 231 and 111

England won by 128 runs

4th Test: Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 28-Feb 2, 1955

Australia 323 and 111; England 341 and 97/5

England won by 5 wickets

5th Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 25-Mar 3, 1955

England 371/7d; Australia 221 and 118/6 (f/o)

Match drawn

News

Australia 55

Big pictures, artfully painted

Alan Hill

Daring Young Men

January 2005

Voyage of discovery

Wisden Cricket Monthly 1987

Thanks for the memory

Second Test Match

Plumbing the depths

Photos

© PA Photos

Ray Lindwall walks off with his team-mates after getting 100 Test wickets

© Getty Images

Les Favell bats in the nets before making his Test debut

Tour Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 25-Mar 3, 1955
Match drawn
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 28-Feb 2, 1955
England won by 5 wickets
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1954 - Jan 5, 1955
England won by 128 runs
Australia v England at Sydney - Dec 17-22, 1954
England won by 38 runs
Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 26-Dec 1, 1954
Australia won by an innings and 154 runs
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