West Indies team manager Gerry Gomez and captain Frank Worrell are cheered by a huge crowd in a parade through the streets of Melbourne, February 20, 1961 © Getty Images

  • Jan 3, 1961

    A fan watches the day's play from the top deck of the northern stand © Getty Images

  • Jan 2, 1961

    Richie Benaud and wicketkeeper Wally Grout wait for the umpire's decision after batsman Joe Solomon's cap falls and dislodges a bail © Getty Images

  • Jan 2, 1961

    Alan Davidson enjoys his lunch © Getty Images