1855 English cricket season

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1855 English cricket season

1855 was the 69th season of cricket in England since the foundation of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). It was a successful season for Sussex, largely thanks to the combined efforts of Dean and Wisden.

Important matches[edit]


Leading batsmen[edit]

John Wisden was the leading runscorer with 422 @ 28.13.

Other leading batsmen were: W Caffyn, J Lillywhite, G Parr, A Haygarth, TM Adams, J Grundy, FP Miller, W Fellows, T Lockyer.

Leading bowlers[edit]

J Dean was the leading wicket-taker with 98.

Other leading bowlers were: J Lillywhite, J Wisden, ET Drake, J Grundy, CDB Marsham, T Sherman.


Annual reviews[edit]

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