1929 English cricket season

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1929 English cricket season

The 1929 English cricket season featured a tour by the South African team.England won the test series 2-0.[1]

In domestic cricket, Nottinghamshire overcame their two northern rivals, Lancashire and Yorkshire, to win the County Championship.[2]


Test series[edit]

England defeated South Africa 2-0 with three matches drawn.

County Championship[edit]

Leading batsmen[edit]

Jack Hobbs topped the averages with 2263 runs @ 66.55

Leading bowlers[edit]

Dick Tyldesley topped the averages with 154 wickets @ 15.57

Annual reviews[edit]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Wynne-Thomas, Peter (1983). The Hamlyn A-Z of Cricket Records. Hamlyn Publishing Group. ISBN 0-600-34667-6. 
  2. ^ Engel, Matthew (2004). Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2004, pages 493-494. John Wisden & Company Ltd. ISBN 0-947766-83-9.