1845 English cricket season

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1845 English cricket season
1844
1846

1845 was the 59th season of cricket in England since the foundation of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). Surrey County Cricket Club was officially founded.

Important matches[edit]

Events[edit]

Although several earlier county organisations had existed going back to 1709, the present Surrey County Cricket Club was formed at a meeting which took place at the new Kennington Oval during a match between two local teams on 21 & 22 August.

Leading batsmen[edit]

Fuller Pilch was the leading runscorer with 569 @ 21.07

Other leading batsmen were: W Dorrinton, T Box, N Felix, CG Taylor, T Sewell, T Barker, WR Hillyer

Leading bowlers[edit]

WR Hillyer was the leading wicket-taker with 174

Other leading bowlers were: J Dean, FW Lillywhite, W Clarke, A Mynn

References[edit]

Annual reviews[edit]

  • Arthur Haygarth, Scores & Biographies, Volume 3 (1841-1848), Lillywhite, 1862

External links[edit]