Close of Play

  • Wed, 22 May - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 157/4 (WM Lawry 41*, RJ Inverarity 49*)
  • Thu, 23 May - day 2 - Northamptonshire 2nd innings 163/7 (DS Steele 19*, LA Johnson 2*)
  • Fri, 24 May - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 21/0 (5.4 ov) - end of match

Australia tour of England 1968 News

  • Slippery when wet

    Forty-one years ago rain almost saw an Ashes Test get away from England's grasp

  • D'Oliveira book wins award

    Peter's Oborne's 'Basil D'Oliveira - Cricket and Conspiracy: The Untold Story' has won the 2004 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award