Jack Hobbs © The Cricketer International

  • Mar 9, 2004

    Jack Hobbs © Getty Images

  • Dec 16, 2003

    Jack Hobbs at the crease © AllSport UK Ltd

  • May 23, 1946

    Jack Hobbs and Bert Strudwick don the umpiring duties © Getty Images

  • Mar 5, 1937

    Two factory workers inspecting the 'Jack Hobbs' competition cricket bats © Getty Images

  • 1933

    Jack Hobbs batting at The Oval © The Cricketer International

  • Oct 4, 1930

    Jack Hobbs (right), his wife, and Herbert Sutcliffe, his famous opening partner, pictured before boarding the boat-train for India in 1930 © Wisden Cricket Monthly

  • Jun 13, 1930

    Jack Hobbs and Percy Chapman walk out to bat © Getty Images

  • 1930

    Jack Hobbs at the crease © AllSport UK Ltd

  • Aug 20, 1929

    Jack Hobbs on his way to 52 © Getty Images

  • Apr 1, 1929

    Lord Harris (left) greets Jack Hobbs (right) and the rest of the England players after they returned home having retained the Ashes in Australia © Getty Images

  • Mar 8, 1929

    Jack Hobbs sets off for the single that brought him his hundred © The Cricketer International

  • 1926

    Jack Hobbs executes the pull © Getty Images

  • 1926

    Jack Hobbs posed © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • 1926

    Jack Hobbs and Herbert Sutcliffe © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 18, 1925

    Jack Hobbs completes his 100th run at Taunton © The Cricketer International

  • Aug 17, 1925

    Jack Hobbs pushes a single to equal WG Grace's record of 125 first-class centuries © Getty Images

  • Aug 17, 1925

    Jack Hobbs toasts the crowd after equalling WG Grace's record of 125 first-class centuries © Getty Images

  • Feb 13, 1925

    Jack Hobbs and Herbert Sutcliffe walk out to open the innings © Getty Images