Wisden on Yorkshire

Wisden on Yorkshire is a fascinating journey mixing great matches, personalities, feats, controversies and unusual occurrences.

Wisden on Yorkshire

Yorkshire County Cricket Club is by far the most successful county cricket club in history. Since the County Championship was constituted in 1890, Yorkshire has, in addition to one shared Championship, won it outright on 30 occasions and Yorkshire cricket supporters take great pride in the county's cricketing history. As well as the club's successes, there have been 42 Yorkshire players chosen as Wisden Cricketers of the Year. Many have been world-class cricketers such as Wilfred Rhodes, Len Hutton, Fred Trueman and Geoffrey Boycott, with distinguished England careers. Many thousands of Wisden pages have been filled with Yorkshire cricket, Yorkshire cricketers and Tests in Yorkshire. Wisden on Yorkshire is a fascinating journey mixing great matches, personalities, feats, controversies and unusual occurrences. Presenting the best Yorkshire info from the Almanack archives, Wisden on Yorkshire includes: Focus on the iconic Yorkshire players, such as Truman and Boycott Cricketers of the Year and Obituaries The County's history, highlighting significant years and extracts from reviews of those years Fascinating stories of both the highs and lows in the club's history colour plate section containing superb classic images Detailed records, match reports and scorecards

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Wisden on Yorkshire
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Duncan Hamilton
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-03-25 - Publisher: Wisden

Yorkshire County Cricket Club is by far the most successful county cricket club in history. Since the County Championship was constituted in 1890, Yorkshire has, in addition to one shared Championship, won it outright on 30 occasions and Yorkshire cricket supporters take great pride in the county's cricketing history. As
10 For 10
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Chris Waters
Categories: Cricket matches
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

The remarkable tale of one of cricket's most astonishing achievements
Fred Trueman
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Chris Waters
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-01 - Publisher: Aurum

Fred Trueman was so much more than a cricketing legend. ‘The greatest living Yorkshireman’ according to Prime Minister Harold Wilson, he couldn’t help excelling at everything he did, whether it was as a hostile fast bowler for Yorkshire and England, and the first man to take 300 Test wickets in
A Game Divided: Triumphs and troubles in Yorkshire cricket in the 1920s
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Jeremy Lonsdale
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-01 - Publisher: Association of Cricket Statisticians and Historians

Between 1922 and 1925 Yorkshire County Cricket Club won the County Championship four years in a row, making it one of the most successful sides ever in the history of the English county game. A line-up which included Wilfred Rhodes, Percy Holmes, Herbert Sutcliffe, Roy Kilner, George Macaulay and Maurice
The Wisden Papers 1888-1946
Language: en
Pages: 311
Authors: Benny Green
Categories: Cricket
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: Vintage

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