England [Marylebone Cricket Club] tour of Australia, 1970/71 / Results

Matches

South Australia v Marylebone Cricket Club at Adelaide - Oct 30-Nov 2, 1970

Marylebone Cricket Club 451/9d and 235/4; South Australia 649/9d

Match drawn

Victoria v Marylebone Cricket Club at Melbourne - Nov 6-9, 1970

Marylebone Cricket Club 142 and 341; Victoria 304/8d and 180/4

Victoria won by 6 wickets

New South Wales v Marylebone Cricket Club at Sydney - Nov 13-16, 1970

New South Wales 410/5d; Marylebone Cricket Club 204 and 325/1 (f/o)

Match drawn

Queensland v Marylebone Cricket Club at Brisbane - Nov 20-23, 1970

Queensland 360; Marylebone Cricket Club 418/4

Match drawn

1st Test: Australia v England at Brisbane - Nov 27-Dec 2, 1970

Australia 433 and 214; England 464 and 39/1

Match drawn

Western Australia v Marylebone Cricket Club at Perth - Dec 5-8, 1970

Western Australia 257/5d and 285; Marylebone Cricket Club 258/3d and 256/6

Match drawn

2nd Test: Australia v England at Perth - Dec 11-16, 1970

England 397 and 287/6d; Australia 440 and 100/3

Match drawn

South Australia v Marylebone Cricket Club at Adelaide - Dec 18-21, 1970

South Australia 297/2d and 338/7d; Marylebone Cricket Club 238 and 336/8

Match drawn

Tasmania v Marylebone Cricket Club at Hobart - Dec 23-26, 1970

Marylebone Cricket Club 316/4d and 72/1; Tasmania 164 and 223 (f/o)

Marylebone Cricket Club won by 9 wickets

3rd Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1970 - Jan 5, 1971

Match abandoned without a ball bowled

Only ODI: Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 5, 1971

England 190 (39.4/40 ov); Australia 191/5 (34.6/40 ov)

Australia won by 5 wickets (with 42 balls remaining)

4th Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 9-14, 1971

England 332 and 319/5d; Australia 236 and 116

England won by 299 runs

5th Test: Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 21-26, 1971

Australia 493/9d and 169/4d; England 392 and 161/0

Match drawn

6th Test: Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 29-Feb 3, 1971

England 470 and 233/4d; Australia 235 and 328/3

Match drawn

7th Test: Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 12-17, 1971

England 184 and 302; Australia 264 and 160

England won by 62 runs

Photos

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Commentator Brian Johnston conducts the victorious England squad in a rendition of "The Ashes Song" at the Decca studio in London

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Brian Johnston conducts the English team in a rendition of 'The Ashes Song'

Tour Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 12-17, 1971
England won by 62 runs
Australia v England at Adelaide - Jan 29-Feb 3, 1971
Match drawn
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 21-26, 1971
Match drawn
Australia v England at Sydney - Jan 9-14, 1971
England won by 299 runs
Australia v England at Melbourne - Jan 5, 1971
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 42 balls remaining)
Australia v England at Melbourne - Dec 31, 1970 - Jan 5, 1971
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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