Seymour Nurse and Garry Sobers walk out to bat, Barbados v MCC, Kensington Oval, December 1959 © Getty Images

  • Nov 25, 1959

    Saeed Ahmed glances Ian Meckiff for a single to bring up his century © Associated Press

  • Nov 14, 1959

    Colin McDonald bats against Fazal Mahmood © Associated Press

  • Aug 13, 1959

    Tommy Greenhough at The Oval © Getty Images

  • Jul 27, 1959

    Jack Dyson © Wisden Cricket Monthly

  • Jul 14, 1959

    Henry Blofeld batting in the Varsity match © PA Photos

  • Jul 13, 1959

    The Oxford University XI that played the 1959 Varsity match © PA Photos

  • Jul 7, 1959

    Andrew Corran © The Cricketer International

  • Jun 30, 1959

    Brian Statham in full flow © The Cricketer International

  • Apr 23, 1959

    Polly Umrigar bats © Getty Images

  • Apr 21, 1959

    Polly Umrigar, Datta Gaekwad, Denis Compton and Vijay Manjrekar © Getty Images

  • Apr 21, 1959

    Indian wicketkeeper Naren Tamhane poses behind the stumps © PA Photos

  • Apr 21, 1959

    Naren Tamhane, player portrait © PA Photos

  • Mar 16, 1959

    Garry Sobers runs one down to third man © The Cricketer International

  • Feb 5, 1959

    Australian captain Richie Benaud shakes hands with England captain Peter May after Australia regained the Ashes © Getty Images

  • Jan 9, 1959

    Ian Meckiff bowls to Arthur Milton © Getty Images

  • Jan 3, 1959

    Ian Meckiff has Colin Cowdrey caught behind for 12 © Getty Images

  • Jan 1, 1959

    Ian Meckiff bowls © Getty Images

  • 1959

    Dudley Nourse © The Cricketer International