Oval groundsman Bosser Martin poses with his four-ton roller, England v Australia, The Oval, August 24, 1938 © Getty Images

  • Aug 24, 1938

    Oval groundsman Bosser Martin with his heavy roller © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 1938

    Len Hutton nudges the ball behind square © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 1938

    Len Hutton hits out during his 364 © Getty Images

  • Aug 20, 1938

    Fans listen to the match on the radio while waiting to enter the ground © Getty Images

  • Aug 20, 1938

    Photographers use a long-focus camera from a rooftop at The Oval © Getty Images

  • Aug 20, 1938

    Len Hutton and Maurice Leyland scored unbeaten centuries © Getty Images