Bert Sutcliffe lofts Hugh Tayfield for a six, one of three in an over, during his brave 80 not out, South Africa v New Zealand, 2nd Test, Johannesburg, December 26, 1953 © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Nov 30, 1953

    Ken Suttle runs on a shingled beach in Worthing © PA Photos

  • Sep 27, 1953

    Peter Wight, general portrait © Somerset CCC

  • Aug 22, 1953

    The Duke of Edinburgh returns to the pavilion after scoring 18 runs in a celebrity match against the Duke of Norfolk © Getty Images

  • Aug 19, 1953

    Crowds gather outside a radio shop in High Holborn listening to Test match broadcasts from The Oval © Getty Images

  • Aug 19, 1953

    Frank Parr © PA Photos

  • Aug 19, 1953

    Spectators invade the pitch after England's win © Getty Images

  • Aug 19, 1953

    Denis Compton plays the hook shot © Getty Images

  • Aug 19, 1953

    Denis Compton hits the winning runs to give England the Ashes © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 1953

    Trevor Bailey plays the sweep shot © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 1953

    Trevor Bailey cuts behind point © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 1953

    Trevor Bailey pulls on his way to 64 © Getty Images

  • Aug 18, 1953

    Fred Trueman catches Keith Miller off Jim Laker © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 18, 1953

    Trevor Bailey on the attack against Australia © Getty Images

  • Aug 17, 1953

    Children play cricket outside the Kennington Oval © Getty Images

  • Aug 17, 1953

    Ray Lindwall in his delivery stride © Hulton Archive

  • Aug 17, 1953

    Trevor Bailey is bowled by Ron Archer © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 15, 1953

    Alec Bedser dismisses Ron Archer © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 14, 1953

    Queuing for the fifth Test was Jack Perry of Melbourne © Getty Images