Australia tour of England, 1948 / Results

Matches

Worcestershire v Australians at Worcester - Apr 28-30, 1948

Worcestershire 233 and 212; Australians 462/8d

Australians won by an innings and 17 runs

Leicestershire v Australians at Leicester - May 1-4, 1948

Australians 448; Leicestershire 130 and 147 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 171 runs

Yorkshire v Australians at Bradford - May 5-6, 1948

Yorkshire 71 and 89; Australians 101 and 63/6

Australians won by 4 wickets

Surrey v Australians at The Oval - May 8-11, 1948

Australians 632; Surrey 141 and 195 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 296 runs

Cambridge University v Australians at Cambridge - May 12-14, 1948

Cambridge University 167 and 196; Australians 414/4d

Australians won by an innings and 51 runs

Essex v Australians at Southend-on-Sea - May 15-17, 1948

Australians 721; Essex 83 and 187 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 451 runs

Oxford University v Australians at Oxford - May 19-21, 1948

Australians 431; Oxford University 185 and 156 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 90 runs

Marylebone Cricket Club v Australians at Lord's - May 22-25, 1948

Australians 552; Marylebone Cricket Club 189 and 205 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 158 runs

Lancashire v Australians at Manchester - May 26-28, 1948

Australians 204 and 259/4; Lancashire 182

Match drawn

Nottinghamshire v Australians at Nottingham - May 29-Jun 1, 1948

Nottinghamshire 179 and 299/8; Australians 400

Match drawn

Hampshire v Australians at Southampton - Jun 2-4, 1948

Hampshire 195 and 103; Australians 117 and 182/2

Australians won by 8 wickets

Sussex v Australians at Hove - Jun 5-7, 1948

Sussex 86 and 138; Australians 549/5d

Australians won by an innings and 325 runs

1st Test: England v Australia at Nottingham - Jun 10-15, 1948

England 165 and 441; Australia 509 and 98/2

Australia won by 8 wickets

Northamptonshire v Australians at Northampton - Jun 16-18, 1948

Northamptonshire 119 and 169; Australians 352/8d

Australians won by an innings and 64 runs

Yorkshire v Australians at Sheffield - Jun 19-22, 1948

Australians 249 and 285/5d; Yorkshire 206 and 85/4

Match drawn

2nd Test: England v Australia at Lord's - Jun 24-29, 1948

Australia 350 and 460/7d; England 215 and 186

Australia won by 409 runs

Surrey v Australians at The Oval - Jun 30-Jul 2, 1948

Surrey 221 and 289; Australians 389 and 122/0

Australians won by 10 wickets

Gloucestershire v Australians at Bristol - Jul 3-6, 1948

Australians 774/7d; Gloucestershire 279 and 132 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 363 runs

3rd Test: England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 8-13, 1948

England 363 and 174/3d; Australia 221 and 92/1

Match drawn

Middlesex v Australians at Lord's - Jul 17-20, 1948

Middlesex 203 and 135; Australians 317 and 22/0

Australians won by 10 wickets

4th Test: England v Australia at Leeds - Jul 22-27, 1948

England 496 and 365/8d; Australia 458 and 404/3

Australia won by 7 wickets

Derbyshire v Australians at Derby - Jul 28-30, 1948

Australians 456; Derbyshire 240 and 182 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 34 runs

Glamorgan v Australians at Swansea - Jul 31-Aug 3, 1948

Glamorgan 197; Australians 215/3

Match drawn

Warwickshire v Australians at Birmingham - Aug 4-6, 1948

Warwickshire 138 and 155; Australians 254 and 41/1

Australians won by 9 wickets

Lancashire v Australians at Manchester - Aug 7-10, 1948

Australians 321 and 265/3d; Lancashire 130 and 199/7

Match drawn

Durham v Australians at Sunderland - Aug 11-12, 1948

Australians 282; Durham 73/5

Match drawn

5th Test: England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 14-18, 1948

England 52 and 188; Australia 389

Australia won by an innings and 149 runs

Kent v Australians at Canterbury - Aug 21-23, 1948

Australians 361; Kent 51 and 124 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 186 runs

Gentlemen of England v Australians at Lord's - Aug 25-27, 1948

Australians 610/5d; Gentlemen of England 245 and 284 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 81 runs

Somerset v Australians at Taunton - Aug 28-30, 1948

Australians 560/5d; Somerset 115 and 71 (f/o)

Australians won by an innings and 374 runs

South v Australians at Hastings - Sep 1-3, 1948

Australians 522/7d; South 298

Match drawn

HDG Leveson-Gower's XI v Australians at Scarborough - Sep 8-10, 1948

HDG Leveson-Gower's XI 177 and 75/2; Australians 489/8d

Match drawn

Photos

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Sir Don Bradman (centre) with two old former England players, Alec Bedser (left) and Norman Yardley at a Lord's Taverners charity evening in London's Hilton hotel

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Eric Hollies bowls

Tour Results
HDG LG XI v Australians at Scarborough - Sep 8-10, 1948
Match drawn
South v Australians at Hastings - Sep 1-3, 1948
Match drawn
Somerset v Australians at Taunton - Aug 28-30, 1948
Australians won by an innings and 374 runs
Gents Eng v Australians at Lord's - Aug 25-27, 1948
Australians won by an innings and 81 runs
Kent v Australians at Canterbury - Aug 21-23, 1948
Australians won by an innings and 186 runs
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