• batsman
  • He was born in Flint Hall, St. Michael, Barbados, and played first-class cricket as a batsman for Barbados from 1923-24 to 1938-39. (wikipedia.org)
  • He played for the school cricket team, which he captained in his last two years, by which time he was developing a reputation as an attacking batsman, a good fast-medium bowler and an excellent fielder. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nathan Lyon dismisses Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara with his first ball in Test cricket at Galle. (wikipedia.org)
  • wickets
  • W.G. Grace did not enforce the follow-on and Archie Cumberbatch and Oliver Layne took a number of early wickets and reduced Grace's team to 53/7. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 22 games for teams styled "West Indies" or "West Indians", Pascall hit 268 runs at an average of 10.31 and took 59 wickets at 25.20. (wikipedia.org)
  • In all first-class cricket, he 859 runs at 13.63, with a top score of 92 against Barbados in 1922, and took 171 wickets at 20.09, with best figures of six for 26 against British Guiana, also in 1922. (wikipedia.org)
  • In cricket, a five-wicket haul (also known as a "five-for" or "fifer") refers to a bowler taking five or more wickets in a single innings. (wikipedia.org)
  • He took five wickets for 38 runs in the first Test of the history, against Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in March 1877, but could not prevent England's defeat. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dominic Cork's seven wickets for 43 runs against West Indies in the second Test of the 1995 series are the best bowling figures for an Englishman on debut. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indians
  • The result was that the West Indians suffered a series of heavy defeats in the early games, a situation not helped by them losing the toss of most occasions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following are his first class batting figures on his 3 tours to England with the West Indians. (wikipedia.org)
  • When they batted the West Indians did badly and were 87/6 at the close. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Second World War, Constantine worked for the Ministry of Labour and National Service as a Welfare Officer responsible for West Indians employed in English factories. (wikipedia.org)
  • Marylebone Cric
  • However, with the help of one influential Marylebone Cricket Club member, R. H. Mallet (the manager of the 1906 and 1923 West Indian tours and future manager of the 1930-31 West Indian tour to Australia), representatives of the various territories finally got together and ultimately formed the West Indies Cricket Board of Control. (wikipedia.org)
  • This article is the fourth sub-division of Lists of Marylebone Cricket Club players. (wikipedia.org)
  • It presents an alphabetical listing of cricketers who debuted for Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in first-class matches from the implementation of the official first-class definition in May 1895 until August 1914, after which first-class cricket was suspended until the 1919 season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Players who debuted for MCC before 1895 can be found in List of Marylebone Cricket Club players (1864-1894). (wikipedia.org)
  • 1913
  • Clare Baker (1906-1912) : C. V. Baker (Middlesex) Beresford Baker (1895) : W. B. Baker (MCC) Gerald Bardswell (1898) : G. R. Bardswell (Lancashire) Kenneth Barker (1898-1903) : K. E. M. Barker (Surrey) Merton Barker (1895-1896) : M. M. Barker (MCC) Ronald Barnes, 3rd Baron Gorell (1908-1920) : R. G. Barnes (Oxford University) Sydney Barnes (1907/08-1913/14) : S. F. Barnes (Staffordshire). (wikipedia.org)
  • Wilfred Bird (1908-1913) : W. S. Bird (Middlesex) Dermot Blundell (1902) : D. H. B. H. Blundell (MCC) Colin Blythe (1905/06-1909/10) : C. Blythe (Kent). (wikipedia.org)
  • Major Booth (1913/14) : M. W. Booth (Yorkshire). (wikipedia.org)
  • inaugural
  • On January 20 The U.S. President George W.Bush sworn as 42nd President in an inaugural in White House, Washington, he start his 2nd fourth year. (blogspot.com)
  • 1895
  • On the cricket front Jack had been engaged by Liverpool Cricket Club at Aigburth for the 1895 season but by 1897 he was engaged by Leyland - the Lancastrian club being one of the country's top outfits at that time. (toffeeweb.com)
  • team
  • Of the reserves P.I. Cox and Livingston made the final team, the other reserves being W.E. Goodman (British Guiana) and F.L. Pearce (Jamaica). (wikipedia.org)
  • The team played 28 matches between 19 May and 5 September 1923 of which 20 were regarded as first-class. (wikipedia.org)
  • Before this 1906 tour he was described as "the baby of the team, good and polished bat" and "a member of the famous cricketing family who should score a fine average. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is a chronological list of defining events in the Development of the Test captaincy of the West Indies cricket team. (wikipedia.org)
  • M.C.C. Committee member Mr R H Mallett, 70, was charged to act as West Indian team manager, as he had done in 1906 and 1923. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is a bit of an exaggeration - a nucleus of seven or eight perhaps, because team selection was now in the hands of the West Indies Cricket Board rather than the colony where the Test match was played. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, his criticisms of the Board for agreeing to the match itinerary for the Australian tour led to him being excluded from West Indian team for three years. (wikipedia.org)
  • This is a list of all men, boys and women who have captained the West Indian cricket team at official international level in at least one match. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to becoming a member of the ICC, the first combined West Indian team was formed in 1884 and toured Canada and the United States in 1886 under the captaincies of Charles Guy Austin Wyatt of Demerara and Laurence Fyfe of Jamaica (also vice captain under Wyatt). (wikipedia.org)
  • In a return tour by the United States in 1888, the combined West Indian team was captained by Edward Wright. (wikipedia.org)
  • The successes of the senior men's team in international tournaments was never replicated at the youth level until the 2016 U-19 Cricket World Cup when Shimron Hetmyer lead the West Indies Under-19 team to their first ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup title. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stafanie Taylor led the West Indies' women's team to their best result in an international Twenty20 tournament when the team won the 2016 ICC Women's World Twenty20. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cricket has been played in Peninsular Malaysia since the 1880s, and the Federated Malay States usually combined with the Straits Settlements cricket team to form the Malaya cricket team. (wikipedia.org)
  • The home team was styled W.G. Grace's XI rather than London County, mainly because London County had lost its first-class status at this time. (wikipedia.org)
  • W.G. Grace's team won the toss and batted. (wikipedia.org)
  • Australian cricket team in New Zealand in 2015-16, the 2-Test series is yet to be played. (wikipedia.org)
  • Australian cricket team in Sri Lanka in 2016, the 3-Test series is yet to be played. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2015 Australian cricket team in the West Indies in 2015, the 2-Test series is won by Australia 2-0. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2014 Australian cricket team in South Africa in 2013-14, the 3-Test series is won by Australia 2-1. (wikipedia.org)
  • Australian cricket team against Pakistan in the UAE in 2014-15, the 2-Test series is won by Pakistan 2-0. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sri Lankan cricket team in Australia in 2012-13, the 3-Test series is won by Australia 3-0. (wikipedia.org)
  • Australian cricket team in South Africa in 2011-12, the 2-Test series is drawn 1-1. (wikipedia.org)
  • The best-known player on the team was Frank Hearne , one of the few players to represent two countries in Test cricket. (wikipedia.org)
  • tour
  • 1938-39 The Board appointed one selector to represent each region: For the 1939 tour party none had strong cricketing credentials. (wikipedia.org)
  • Michael Manley) February 1939 When Jackie Grant gave up cricket to become a missionary (like his grandfather), his brother Rolph Grant became captain for the 1939 tour rather than George Headley "The appointment of Rolph Grant was historically necessary, for British colonialism based itself on the idea that the colonised were inferior people who were incapable of self-rule. (wikipedia.org)
  • Before the tour he was described as "an excellent bat and fine field, considered the best in the West Indies" and "a graceful bat with an especially good drive. (wikipedia.org)
  • Test
  • For one Test in Barbados George Headley became the first black man appointed to captain West Indies. (wikipedia.org)
  • None of the matches from the rebel tours were recognised as official Test matches and all players who toured South Africa at the time were banned from official international cricket matches for life. (wikipedia.org)
  • Twenty bowlers have performed this feat in Test cricket. (wikipedia.org)
  • and for New Zealand in pre-Test cricket matches against MCC and Australian sides. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although his record as a Test cricketer was less impressive than in other cricket, he helped to establish a uniquely West Indian style of play. (wikipedia.org)
  • Players who took part in Test cricket have their names highlighted in bold text. (wikipedia.org)
  • This page gives a chronological list of years in Australian Test cricket (descending order), with series, notable matches, and events listed with their respective years. (wikipedia.org)
  • See List of Australia Test cricket records. (wikipedia.org)
  • First day-night Test cricket match is held in Adelaide using a pink ball. (wikipedia.org)
  • Only four - Castens, Davey, Kempis and Sewell - did not play Test cricket. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indian
  • West Indian cricketers however had felt the need for the establishment of such an organisation although geography and culture were to make such a task difficult. (wikipedia.org)
  • His] constancy and judgement, necessary for national and international negotiation, may well have been sharpened by the arguments and the efforts to avoid pitfalls of insularity in selection in the board room of the West Indian Cricket Board of Control. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the mid-1980s there were two rebel West Indian tours to South Africa, which was at that time banned from official competition because of the apartheid rĂ©gime then in force there. (wikipedia.org)
  • Learie Nicholas Constantine, Baron Constantine, Kt, MBE (21 September 1901 - 1 July 1971) was a West Indian cricketer, lawyer and politician who served as Trinidad's High Commissioner to the United Kingdom and became the UK's first black peer. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1914
  • Neville Foster - played for Worcestershire between 1914 and 1923. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dillon enlisted in September 1914, being commissioned into the Royal West Kent Regiment in the early months of World War I, eventually reaching the rank of captain and serving as a company commander in the 2/4th battalion. (wikipedia.org)
  • teams
  • This feat was repeated for the 2014 ICC World Twenty20 and 2014 ICC Women's World Twenty20 when the West Indies' men's and women's teams made it to the semi-finals again under the captaincies of Darren Sammy and Merissa Aguillera. (wikipedia.org)
  • This was bettered in 2016 when both the West Indies' men's and women's teams not only made it to the semi-finals but won the tournaments for the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 and 2016 ICC Women's World Twenty20 under the captaincies of Darren Sammy and Stafanie Taylor. (wikipedia.org)
  • MCC teams have always operated at all levels of the sport and players who represented the club in minor cricket only are out of scope here. (wikipedia.org)
  • format of cricket
  • The CWI has also collaborated with Sir Allen Stanford in the organisation of the domestic Stanford 20/20 competition for the Twenty20 format of cricket. (wikipedia.org)
  • season
  • The 1971-72 Sheffield Shield season was the 70th season of the Sheffield Shield , the domestic first-class cricket competition of Australia. (wikipedia.org)
  • elder
  • His elder brothers Edward, Vicary and Robert all played cricket, while his uncle George Whitehall had played for Barbados in early inter-colonial matches. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jack and elder brother Bertram (Bert) grew up playing football and cricket. (toffeeweb.com)
  • Lord's
  • His best figures were five for 67 against Cambridge University and six for 77 against MCC at Lord's Cricket Ground. (wikipedia.org)
  • Twenty20
  • Prior to that Merissa Aguilleira led West Indies women to the semi-finals in the 2010 ICC Women's World Twenty20, the 2012 ICC Women's World Twenty20 and the 2014 ICC Women's World Twenty20 and also led the women to their first title in an international Women's Twenty20 tournament during the 2010 ICC Women's Cricket Challenge. (wikipedia.org)