1884

Underarm but not underhand

When a wicketkeeper came on to bowl - in his pads - and took 4 for 8 ... and all in an Ashes Test

England 1 Australia 0

The Australians in England, 1884

The compiler regrets that the length to which this book has already extended will not permit of his entering fully into the details of the play in a series of matches which have been the feature of the cricket season in England during the past year,

Third Test match

England v Australia 1884

Toss: Australia

Statistics

The Ashes, 1884 (Australia in England Tests)

Australia tour of England, May-Sep 1884

Test matches

Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Aug 11-13, 1884
Match drawn
England v Australia at Lord's - Jul 21-23, 1884
England won by an innings and 5 runs
England v Australia at Manchester - Jul 10-12, 1884
Match drawn
England XI v Australians at Birmingham - May 26, 1884
Australians won by 4 wickets
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