Close of Play

  • Fri, 04 Dec - day 1 - England 263/6 (J Hardstaff 27*, RWV Robins 6*)
  • Sat, 05 Dec - day 2 - Australia 151/2 (JHW Fingleton 61*, SJ McCabe 37*)
  • Sun, 06 Dec - rest day
  • Mon, 07 Dec - day 3 - England 75/2 (AE Fagg 24*, WR Hammond 12*)
  • Tue, 08 Dec - day 4 - Australia 3/1 (CL Badcock 0*, MW Sievers 2*)
  • Wed, 09 Dec - day 5 - Australia 58 (12.3 ov) - end of match

England tour of Australia 1936-37 News

  • Local colour

    Cardus' account of the 1936-37 Ashes tour gives rein to his desire to write about more than just the cricket

  • Letters from an autocrat

    An expertly compiled collection of Allen's letters home from the Ashes tour of 1936-37 does nothing to enhance his reputation