David Gower traces the roots of cricket through the golden age upto the start of World War 1.
The period became infused with a nostalgic yearning, ostensibly because the teams played cricket according to "the spirit of the game". More poignantly, the nostalgia was due to loss of life in the Great War and a hankering for those happier times before the war's outbreak.
Matches Tagged in ClipDex1905 ENG v AUS 5th Test 1928/29 AUS v ENG 1st Tes ...
Series Tagged in ClipDex1928/29 Ashes AUS v ENG 1905 Ashes ENG v AUS
Players Tagged in ClipDexBradman, Donald G Trumper, Victor T Kippax, Alan F Woolley, Frank E Sutcliffe, Herbert Jackson, Archibald A Kelly, James J Wall, Thomas W Laver, Frank Hobbs, Jack B Hirst, George H Darling, Joseph Warner, Pelham F Sir Hill, Clement Gregory, David W
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexThe Oval Exhibition Ground
Categories Tagged in ClipDexClassic Tests (Black & White)