1919–20 Sheffield Shield season

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1919–20 Sheffield Shield
Cricket format First-class
Tournament format(s) Double round-robin
Champions New South Wales
Participants 3
Matches played 6

The 1919–20 Sheffield Shield season was the 24th season of the Sheffield Shield, the domestic first-class cricket competition of Australia. New South Wales won the championship by virtue of finishing with a better average.[1][2] First-class cricket had resumed in Australia for the 1918-19 season, but the Sheffield Shield was not contested.[3]

Table[edit]

Team Pld W L D Pts
New South Wales 4 3 1 0 2
Victoria 4 3 1 0 2
South Australia 4 0 4 0 -4

Statistics[edit]

Most Runs[edit]

Roy Park 586[4]

Most Wickets[edit]

Stork Hendry 22[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wynne-Thomas, Peter (1983). The Hamlyn A-Z of Cricket Records pages 133-137. Hamlyn Publishing Group. ISBN 0-600-34667-6. 
  2. ^ Engel, Matthew (2004). Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2004, pages 1344-1345. John Wisden & Company Ltd. ISBN 0-947766-83-9. 
  3. ^ Webster, Ray (1991). First-Class Cricket in Australia: Volume 1 - 1850-51 to 1941-42. Glen Waverley, Australia: Ray Webster. p. 533. ISBN 0731685709. 
  4. ^ "Batting Most runs". ESPN Cricinfo. 
  5. ^ "Bowling Most wickets". ESPN Cricinfo.