Close of Play

  • Fri, 01 Jan - day 1 - Australia 181/6 (SJ McCabe 63*, WAS Oldfield 21*)
  • Sat, 02 Jan - day 2 - Australia 3/1 (LO Fleetwood-Smith 0*, FA Ward 1*)
  • Sun, 03 Jan - rest day
  • Mon, 04 Jan - day 3 - Australia 194/5 (JHW Fingleton 39*, DG Bradman 56*)
  • Tue, 05 Jan - day 4 - Australia 500/6 (DG Bradman 248*, SJ McCabe 14*)
  • Wed, 06 Jan - day 5 - England 236/6 (M Leyland 69*, RWV Robins 27*)
  • Thu, 07 Jan - day 6 - England 323 (78.6 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