Bob Simpson drives on his way to 176, Australia v India, 2nd Test, Perth, December 18, 1977 © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Dec 18, 1977

    Bob Simpson drives on his way to 176 © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Dec 16, 1977

    David Hookes clutches his head after being hit © The Cricketer International

  • Dec 14, 1977

    Day-night cricket at Melbourne's VFL Park © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Dec 14, 1977

    Ian Chappell wearing a World Series t-shirt © Getty Images

  • Dec 3, 1977

    Ian Chappell is caught behind off Andy Roberts © The Cricketer International

  • Nov 24, 1977

    Ian Chappell on his way to a hundred © The Cricketer International

  • Nov 24, 1977

    Kerry Packer watches a trial match for WSC © The Cricketer International

  • Nov 14, 1977

    World Series Cricket signings pose - with a fast-food clown - at the launch of Kerry Packer's venture © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Nov 14, 1977

    Clive Lloyd in the nets during his time with WSC © Getty Images

  • Nov 13, 1977

    A drop-in pitch at Melbourne's VFL Park © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Oct 31, 1977

    Kerry Packer and Tony Greig outside the High Court in London © The Cricketer International

  • Oct 14, 1977

    Geoff Boycott and Doug Insole arrive at the High Court © The Cricketer International

  • Oct 3, 1977

    Tony Greig leaves the Dorchester Hotel © Getty Images

  • Sep 30, 1977

    Tony Greig at the High Court during the Packer case © Getty Images

  • Sep 26, 1977

    Tony Greig and Kerry Packer arrive at the High Court © The Cricketer International

  • Sep 5, 1977

    Mike Brearley opens the sports exhibition at Selfridges department store. © PA Photos

  • Sep 3, 1977

    Malcolm Nash is congratulated by his team-mates, © Glamorgan County Cricket Club

  • Aug 30, 1977

    The 1977 Ashes-winning team © Getty Images