Douglas Jardine (right) walks in to bat in a charity match, 1951 © Getty Images

  • Dec 3, 1951

    John Trim, player portrait © Getty Images

  • Nov 27, 1951

    Double international Arthur Milton is congratulated by Billy Wright on making the England football team © Getty Images

  • Sep 18, 1951

    Denis Compton sees off members of the England team ahead of their 1951-52 tour of India © PA Photos

  • Sep 13, 1951

    Kenneth Richards, Frank Worrell, Clyde Walcott, Roy Marshall and Everton Weekes at a London train station © Getty Images

  • Sep 11, 1951

    Lancashire and England's Nigel Howard © PA Photos

  • Sep 1, 1951

    Bill Edrich and Reg Simpson open for MCC against Yorkshire © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Aug 29, 1951

    George Headley pulls © PA Photos

  • Aug 21, 1951

    Len Hutton becomes the first man to be given out obstructed the field in a Test © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 10, 1951

    Wally Hammond makes a final - ill-advised - appearance for Gloucestershire in 1951 © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Aug 4, 1951

    Michael Barton drives on the on side © Getty Images

  • Aug 1951

    The BBC commentary team in 1951 © BBC

  • Jul 31, 1951

    Eric and Alec Bedser © The Cricketer International

  • Jul 13, 1951

    Dennis Brookes batting © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 18, 1951

    Laurie Fishlock lofts one © PA Photos

  • Jun 18, 1951

    Eddie Leadbeater © PA Photos

  • Jun 18, 1951

    British politician Alec Douglas-Home bats for the Lords and Commons against an Egyptian team © Getty Images

  • Jun 18, 1951

    Len Hutton © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 14, 1951

    Roy Webber © Getty Images