1989 English cricket season
1988
1990

The 1989 English cricket season was the 90th in which the County Championship had been an official competition. Australia re-emerged as a world-class team having struggled for most of the previous 12 years. Under the leadership of Allan Border, a very fine team had been forged that included Steve Waugh, Mark Taylor, Ian Healy, David Boon and Merv Hughes. They regained the Ashes by defeating England 4-0. Worcestershire won the County Championship.

Honours

Test series

Main article: 1989 Ashes series

Cumulative record - Test wins 1876-1989
England 88
Australia 101
Drawn 80

County Championship

Main article: 1989 County Championship

NatWest Trophy

Main article: 1989 NatWest Trophy

Benson & Hedges Cup

Main article: 1989 Benson & Hedges Cup

Sunday League

Main article: 1989 Refuge Assurance League

Leading batsmen

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Leading bowlers

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References

External sources

Annual reviews