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Jim Laker
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Jim Laker

England
Jim Laker

INTL CAREER: 1948 - 1959

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Cover of 19-90: Jim Laker by Brian Scovell

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Jim Laker in action
Jim Laker in action © Getty Images
Jim Laker reads his book
Jim Laker reads his book © Getty Images
Jim Laker portrait
Jim Laker portrait © The Cricketer International
Roy Gilchrist, Everton Weekes and Jim Laker share a laugh
Roy Gilchrist, Everton Weekes and Jim Laker share a laugh © PA Photos/Getty Images
Ian Craig is trapped lbw by Jim Laker in the second innings
Ian Craig is trapped lbw by Jim Laker in the second innings © PA Photos
Tony Lock catches Jim Burke for 33 off Jim Laker
Tony Lock catches Jim Burke for 33 off Jim Laker © PA Photos
A job well done - Jim Laker ambles off after his 19-wicket haul
A job well done - Jim Laker ambles off after his 19-wicket haul © The Cricketer International
Ray Lindwall is caught by Tony Lock off Jim Laker
Ray Lindwall is caught by Tony Lock off Jim Laker © PA Photos
Roy Ullyett cartoon in <I>The Daily Express</I> celebrates Laker's achievement
Roy Ullyett cartoon in The Daily Express celebrates Laker's achievement © Daily Express
Clouds of dust as groundstaff sweep the pitch before Australia's first innings
Clouds of dust as groundstaff sweep the pitch before Australia's first innings © The Cricketer International
David Steele receives the BBC TV Grandstand Cricketer of the Year award from Jim Laker
David Steele receives the BBC TV Grandstand Cricketer of the Year award from Jim Laker © PA Photos
Jim Laker and Tony Lock have their tickets inspected before they board a train at St Pancras station on their way to Australia
Jim Laker and Tony Lock have their tickets inspected before they board a train at St Pancras station on their way to Australia © PA Photos
Jim Laker
Jim Laker © The Cricketer International
Neil Harvey throws his bat up in the air after being bowled
Neil Harvey throws his bat up in the air after being bowled © PA Photos/Getty Images
Jim Laker completes his ten-for as Len Maddocks is trapped lbw
Jim Laker completes his ten-for as Len Maddocks is trapped lbw © The Cricketer International
Jim Laker walks back after taking all ten wickets
Jim Laker walks back after taking all ten wickets © PA Photos
Ron Archer is caught by Alan Oakman off Jim Laker for a duck
Ron Archer is caught by Alan Oakman off Jim Laker for a duck © PA Photos
Jim Laker is congratulated by Peter May after taking 19 wickets
Jim Laker is congratulated by Peter May after taking 19 wickets © ESPNcricinfo Ltd
Ken MacKay is caught by Alan Oakman, bowled Jim Laker
Ken MacKay is caught by Alan Oakman, bowled Jim Laker © The Cricketer International