South Africa's Bruce Mitchell on his way to a century against England at the Oval, 1947 © Getty Images

  • Aug 16, 1947

    A full house at Cheltenham - 14000 inside and more locked out © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 11, 1947

    Doug Wright bowling against South Africa in 1947 © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 9, 1947

    Bill Edrich and Denis Compton on their way out to bat at The Oval © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 1947

    Bruce Mitchell pushes a single to reach his hundred © Getty Images

  • Jul 25, 1947

    Alec Bedser bowls Derbyshire's Bert Alderman © Getty Images

  • Jul 15, 1947

    Charlie Barnett © PA Photos

  • Jul 1947

    Sir Aubrey Smith chats with James Langridge © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 24, 1947

    Jack Meyer © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 17, 1947

    Dennis Brookes © Getty Images

  • Jun 12, 1947

    Vince Broderick © Getty Images

  • Jun 10, 1947

    Athol Rowan bowling against England at Trent Bridge © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 10, 1947

    Lindsay Tuckett bowling against England at Trent Bridge © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 8, 1947

    Alan Melville on his way to a hundred © The Cricketer International

  • May 25, 1947

    Jack Walsh © Wisden Cricket Monthly

  • May 21, 1947

    Norman Yardley © Getty Images

  • May 15, 1947

    Abdul Kardar © PA Photos

  • May 3, 1947

    Godfrey Evans © Getty Images

  • May 2, 1947

    Lindsay Tuckett © ESPNcricinfo Ltd