Richie Benaud takes a wonderful catch at gully to dismiss Colin Cowdrey, England v Australia, 2nd Test, Lord's, 2nd day, June 22, 1956 © PA Photos

  • Jun 16, 1956

    Jim Laker ruefully looks across The Oval as his benefit match is washed out © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 10, 1956

    Johnny Wardle © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 4, 1956

    George Dawkes dives for a catch © Getty Images

  • Jun 2, 1956

    Keith Miller sweeps behind the wicket © Getty Images

  • Jun 1956

    A girls' school cricket match in progress © Getty Images