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 ClipDex1905 Ashes ENG v AUS 1928/29 Ashes AUS v ENG
Players Tagged in ClipDexKelly, James J Gregory, David W Wall, Thomas W Bradman, Donald G Warner, Pelham F Sir Trumper, Victor T Darling, Joseph Kippax, Alan F Sutcliffe, Herbert Jackson, Archibald A Hill, Clement Woolley, Frank E Hobbs, Jack B Hirst, George H Laver, Frank
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexThe Oval Exhibition Ground
Categories Tagged in ClipDexClassic Tests (Black & White)