Lot 99Nice 1956 England v Australia ‘Laker’s Match’ signed...

Auction Date: 28/01/2015 at 10:30 am



Nice 1956 England v Australia ‘Laker’s Match’ signed cricket ephemera montage consisting of a copy of the scorecard, autographs include J Laker, C Cowdrey, P Richardson, T Bailey, T Evans, C Washbrook, G Lock, J Statham, D Shepphard, A Oakman, and P May, mf&g, measuring 46 x 56cm. Note: ‘Laker’s Match’, in which the Yorkshire- born Surrey offspinner broke several major bowling records with his match analysis of 19 for 90, all taken at the Stretford end; most wickets in any first-class match; only instance of ten wickets in a Test innings; only instance of ten wickets in a season twice – also 10 for 88 for Surrey v Australians; 39 wickets in the rubber equalling A V Bedser’s record for England –Australia matches with a game to play.

Hammer Price: £65.00

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