Colin Cowdrey became the first man to make 100 Test appearances. He marked it with his 21st Test century. At the close of this first day Cowdrey was 95 not out, but after 30 tense minutes on the second morning, he reached a famous hundred. It must have been written in the heavens: he even survived pulling a muscle and having Geoff Boycott as a runner for half his innings.
An unexpected win for England in the opening Test of the 2015 Ashes,