A timeline of events which led to the cancellation of the 1968-69 England tour of South Africa
The D'Oliveira Affair
Basil D'Oliveira recalls being left out of the 1968-69 side to tour South Africa ... and the storm which followed
Cancellation of South African tour, 1969
The bitterness engendered by the sequence of events leading up to the cancellation of M.C.C.'s proposed tour of South Africa only six weeks before the scheduled starting date made a sad end to the 1968 English season.