Close of Play

  • Fri, 26 Feb - day 1 - Australia 342/3 (DG Bradman 165*, CL Badcock 12*)
  • Sat, 27 Feb - day 2 - Australia 593/9 (EL McCormick 9*, LO Fleetwood-Smith 11*)
  • Sun, 28 Feb - rest day
  • Mon, 01 Mar - day 3 - England 184/4 (J Hardstaff 73*, RES Wyatt 20*)
  • Tue, 02 Mar - day 4 - England 165/8 (H Verity 2*, W Voce 1*)
  • Wed, 03 Mar - day 5 - England 165 (49.2 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