Australia tour of England and Scotland, 1972 / Results

Matches

Tour Match: Duke of Norfolk's XI v Australians at Arundel - Apr 22, 1972

Duke of Norfolk's XI 241 (49.5/50 ov); Australians 213/9 (50/50 ov)

Duke of Norfolk's XI won by 28 runs

Tour Match: Worcestershire v Australians at Worcester - Apr 29-May 1, 1972

Worcestershire 98/2d and 99; Australians 68/2d and 133/4

Australians won by 6 wickets

Tour Match: Lancashire v Australians at Manchester - May 3-5, 1972

Australians 161/6d and 157; Lancashire 97/3d and 92/2

Match drawn

Tour Match: Yorkshire v Australians at Bradford - May 7-9, 1972

Match abandoned without a ball bowled

Tour Match: Yorkshire v Australians at Bradford - May 8, 1972

Yorkshire 176/6 (50/50 ov); Australians 58/3 (17/50 ov)

No result

Tour Match: Yorkshire v Australians at Bradford - May 9, 1972

Yorkshire 140 (48.3/50 ov); Australians 27/2 (17/44 ov, target: 124)

No result

Tour Match: Nottinghamshire v Australians at Nottingham - May 10-12, 1972

Nottinghamshire 176; Australians 270/5

Match drawn

Tour Match: Surrey v Australians at The Oval - May 13-16, 1972

Australians 180 and 281/6; Surrey 300

Match drawn

Tour Match: Hampshire v Australians at Southampton - May 17-19, 1972

Hampshire 311 and 184/5d; Australians 191 and 306/1

Australians won by 9 wickets

Tour Match: Marylebone Cricket Club v Australians at Lord's - May 20-23, 1972

Marylebone Cricket Club 208 and 178/4d; Australians 195/6d and 195/6

Australians won by 4 wickets

Tour Match: Gloucestershire v Australians at Bristol - May 24-26, 1972

Gloucestershire 121/8d; Australians 44/1

Match drawn

Tour Match: Glamorgan v Australians at Swansea - May 27-29, 1972

Australians 191 and 158/3d; Glamorgan 93/5d and 6/0

Match drawn

Tour Match: Derbyshire v Australians at Chesterfield - May 31-Jun 2, 1972

Australians 384/9d; Derbyshire 257/4

Match drawn

Tour Match: Warwickshire v Australians at Birmingham - Jun 3-6, 1972

Australians 330 and 212/5d; Warwickshire 207/9d and 228/5

Match drawn

1st Test: England v Australia at Manchester - Jun 8-13, 1972

England 249 and 234; Australia 142 and 252

England won by 89 runs

Tour Match: Oxford and Cambridge Universities v Australians at Oxford - Jun 14-16, 1972

Oxford and Cambridge Universities 277 and 202; Australians 478/8d and 2/0

Australians won by 10 wickets

Tour Match: Essex v Australians at Ilford - Jun 17-20, 1972

Essex 238 and 193/6; Australians 435/9d

Match drawn

2nd Test: England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 22-26, 1972

England 272 and 116; Australia 308 and 81/2

Australia won by 8 wickets

Tour Match: Somerset v Australians at Bath - Jul 1-3, 1972

Somerset 169 and 160/7d; Australians 171/4d and 130/4

Match drawn

Tour Match: Leicestershire v Australians at Leicester - Jul 5-7, 1972

Australians 324/7d; Leicestershire 58 and 220 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 46 runs

Tour Match: Middlesex v Australians at Lord's - Jul 8-11, 1972

Middlesex 192/2d and 207/7d; Australians 167/3d and 233/5

Australians won by 5 wickets

3rd Test: England v Australia at Nottingham - Jul 13-18, 1972

Australia 315 and 324/4d; England 189 and 290/4

Match drawn

Tour Match: Minor Counties v Australians at Stoke-on-Trent - Jul 19-20, 1972

Australians 325/5d; Minor Counties 161 and 138 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 26 runs

Tour Match: Sussex v Australians at Hove - Jul 22-25, 1972

Australians 294 and 262/2d; Sussex 296/5d and 261/5

Sussex won by 5 wickets

Tour Match: Sussex v Australians at Hove - Jul 23, 1972

Sussex 61/2 (15/40 ov)

No result

4th Test: England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 27-29, 1972

Australia 146 and 136; England 263 and 21/1

England won by 9 wickets

Tour Match: Scotland v Australians at Perth - Aug 2-3, 1972

Scotland 159 and 78; Australians 142/8d and 96/4

Australians won by 6 wickets

Tour Match: Northamptonshire v Australians at Northampton - Aug 5-8, 1972

Australians 191 and 143; Northamptonshire 210 and 125/3

Northamptonshire won by 7 wickets

5th Test: England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 10-16, 1972

England 284 and 356; Australia 399 and 242/5

Australia won by 5 wickets

Tour Match: Kent v Australians at Canterbury - Aug 19-22, 1972

Australians 330/4d and 90/1; Kent 139 and 278 (f/o)

Australians won by 9 wickets

1st ODI: England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 24, 1972

Australia 222/8 (55/55 ov); England 226/4 (49.1/55 ov)

England won by 6 wickets (with 35 balls remaining)

2nd ODI: England v Australia at Lord's - Aug 26, 1972

England 236/9 (55/55 ov); Australia 240/5 (51.3/55 ov)

Australia won by 5 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)

3rd ODI: England v Australia at Birmingham - Aug 28, 1972

Australia 179/9 (55/55 ov); England 180/8 (51.3/55 ov)

England won by 2 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)

Tour Match: Lancashire v Australians at Manchester - Aug 30-31, 1972

Australians 208 and 154; Lancashire 200/5d and 165/1

Lancashire won by 9 wickets

Tour Match: TN Pearce's XI v Australians at Scarborough - Sep 2-4, 1972

TN Pearce's XI 254 and 148; Australians 265/4d and 139/4

Australians won by 6 wickets

Photos

© PA Photos

Dennis Lillee and Bob Massie shake hands with former Australian allrounder Alan Davidson

© The Cricketer International

Bob Massie is clapped off the field by his team-mates

Tour Results
Pearce's XI v Australians at Scarborough - Sep 2-4, 1972
Australians won by 6 wickets
Lancashire v Australians at Manchester - Aug 30-31, 1972
Lancashire won by 9 wickets
England v Australia at Birmingham - Aug 28, 1972
England won by 2 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
England v Australia at Lord's - Aug 26, 1972
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 21 balls remaining)
England v Australia at Manchester - Aug 24, 1972
England won by 6 wickets (with 35 balls remaining)
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