Peter Richardson starred with twin fifties but rain delays cost a result.
The Notts County Cricket ground at Trent Bridge and the first Test. Cricket fans were not deterred by the showery weather. Peter May won the toss from Ian Johnson and it was pads on for the English openers.
1st Test, 7th June, 1956 at Trent Bridge, Nottingham
Matches Tagged in ClipDex1956 ENG v AUS 1st Test
Series Tagged in ClipDex1956 Ashes ENG v AUS
Players Tagged in ClipDexRichardson, Peter E Laker, James C May, Peter B H Johnson, Ian W Bailey, Trevor E Benaud, Richie Miller, Keith R McDonald, Colin C Langley, Gilbert R A Graveney, Thomas W Lindwall, Raymond R Cowdrey, Colin Micheal Archer, Ronald G Evans, Thomas Godfrey Harvey, R Neil Appleyard, Robert Watson, Willie Lock, G Anthony R Burke, James W Davidson, Alan K Moss, Alan E
Grounds Tagged in ClipDexTrent Bridge
Categories Tagged in ClipDexClassic Tests (Black & White)