Former and current captains of England and Australia line up. From left: Bob Wyatt, Lindsay Hassett, Gubby Allen, Cyril Walters, Arthur Morris, Norman Yardley, Freddie Brown, Richie Benaud, Len Hutton, Neil Harvey, Peter May, Bob Simpson, Bill Lawry, Ted Dexter, Mike Smith, Barry Jarman, Tom Graveney, Ian Chappell, Graham Yallop, Greg Chappell and Ian Botham, England v Australia, Centenary Test, Lord's, 3rd day, August 30, 1980 © PA Photos

  • 1947

    Gubby Allen (Middlesex and England) © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 22, 1940

    A Pelham Warner XI which played at Lord’s in August 1940 © Martin Williamson

  • Aug 1939

    Sir Gubby Allen plays a shot off Freddie Brown © Getty Images

  • 1938

    Gubby Allen and Sir Charles Aubrey Smith © The Cricketer International

  • Jan 5, 1937

    Gubby Allen and Don Bradman return to the pavilion during a rain delay © Wisden

  • Jun 17, 1936

    Gubby Allen in his delivery stride © Getty Images

  • Jul 25, 1934

    The Gentlemen XI for the match against the Players at Lord's © PA Photos

  • Dec 30, 1932

    Bill Woodfull is bowled by Gubby Allen for 10 © The Cricketer International

  • Dec 4, 1932

    Bert Oldfield tends to Gubby Allen after he was struck by Lisle Nagel © The Cricketer International

  • Oct 23, 1932

    The MCC squad for the 1932-33 tour of Australia and New Zealand © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Sep 28, 1932

    Gubby Allen on board the Orient liner Orontes © Getty Images

  • 1932

    Wally Hammond lets a ball from Gubby Allen pass by © Wisden Cricket Monthly

  • 1929

    Posed shot of Gubby Allen bowling © The Cricketer International

  • 1924

    Gubby Allen © The Cricketer International

  • Jul 2, 1921

    Gubby Allen at Eton in 1921 © The Cricketer International