Sep 13, 2008: A timeline of events which led to the cancellation of the 1968-69 England tour of South Africa
The D'Oliveira Affair
Nov 27, 1995: 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
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.