The 1972 series finished 2-2 with England under Ray Illingworth retaining the Ashes. Aussie swing bowler Bob Massie took 16 wickets on his debut at Lords.
Ian Chappell led the team intelligently and squared the series in the last test as the visitors showed early signs of the great team that they eventually become.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex1972 ENG v AUS 4th Test 1972 ENG v AUS 5th Test 1972 ENG v AUS 3rd Test 1972 ENG v AUS 2nd Test 1972 ENG v AUS 1st Test
Series Tagged in ClipDex1972 Ashes ENG v AUS
Players Tagged in ClipDexGreig, Tony Stackpole, Keith R Chappell, Gregory S Knott, Alan P E Luckhurst, Brian W Arnold, Geoffrey G Colley, David J Edwards, Ross Underwood, Derek L Illingworth, Raymond Snow, John A Mallett, Ashley A Sheahan, A Paul Massie, Robert A L Chappell, Ian M Gleeson, John W Lillee, Dennis K
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexHeadingley Old Trafford Lords Trent Bridge The Oval
Categories Tagged in ClipDexBowling