Officials v Settlers match in progress at Nairobi Gymkhana in 1937 © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Aug 22, 1939

    Manny Martindale and Derek Sealy leave the field at the end of the Test © Getty Images

  • Aug 21, 1939

    George Headley takes the aerial route © Getty Images

  • Aug 1939

    Len Hutton and Walter Keeton walk out to open for England © The Cricketer International

  • Jul 4, 1939

    Donald Walker © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Jul 3, 1939

    George Headley batting against England in 1939 © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 19, 1939

    Umpires Andy Ducat and Bert Strudwick stride out for a charity match © Getty Images

  • May 3, 1939

    Learie Constantine in the nets at Lord's © Martin Williamson

  • May 3, 1939

    Learie Constantine in the nets at Lord's © Martin Williamson

  • Apr 17, 1939

    Horace Hazell © Getty Images

  • Mar 14, 1939

    The scoreboard at the end of the Timeless Test © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 14, 1939

    Preparing the pitch at the start of the tenth and final day © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 13, 1939

    Eddie Paynter pulls through midwicket © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 13, 1939

    Bill Edrich runs the ball down to third man during his double hundred © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 10, 1939

    Ken Viljoen pulls past Bill Edrich at short leg © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 8, 1939

    Pieter van der Bijl flicks the ball to long leg © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 8, 1939

    Norman Gordon bowling in the nets at Durban © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 6, 1939

    Paul Gibb edges through the slips © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 4, 1939

    Dudley Nourse cuts for four on his way to a hundred © ESPNcricinfo Ltd