Class Matches

Some articles on matches, class, class matches:

Stewart Storey - Surrey Career - Batsman and Change Bowler
... onwards his bowling declined, though it remained useful in limited overs matches, and he never thereafter reached 50 wickets in a season in first-class. 1968 brought him only 412 runs in 19 first-class matches, at an average of 17.16 and with a top score of only 53. 1969 saw a similar return with the bat 22 matches, 462 runs at 20.08, though he did manage one century ...
Antelope Ground - Hampshire County Cricket Club - 1863 To 1884
... ten wickets in the match for 80 runs, including taking his 100th wicket in first-class matches ... Over the next twenty years, 27 first-class matches were played at the Antelope Ground as well as regular matches involving the "Gentlemen of Hampshire" ... This was Lacey's top score in first-class matches ...
Variations In First-class Cricket Statistics - Commencement of Statistical Records - England
... The concept of a first-class level of cricket seems to have taken hold in the 1860s, perhaps through the influence of the Guide to Cricketers, and W.G ... Grace certainly considered his matches in 1864 to have been first-class ... But Grace's "first-class career" was effectively defined after his death when F.S ...
Abraham Shuker
... - 11 February 1909) was an English schoolmaster and cricketer who played first-class cricket for Derbyshire between 1874 and 1882 ... and joined Derbyshire in the 1874 season where he made his first-class debut In his first match he opened the batting to score 41 runs, in a win against ... His second first class game was the return match against Lancashire and he also played in a scratch side against Nottinghamshire ...
Cricket In World War II - The Fallen
... He played 147 first class matches, for Oxford University and Kent and had captained the County side from 1928 to 1930 ... He played five Test matches for England, scoring 299 runs at the excellent average of 49.83 with a best of 196 against New Zealand ... He had been a prolific batsman for Transvaal and played two test matches for South Africa, against Australia and England ...

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