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Ernest Tyldesley      

Full name George Ernest Tyldesley

Born February 5, 1889, Roe Green, Worsley, Lancashire

Died May 5, 1962, Rhos-on-Sea, Denbighshire, Wales (aged 73 years 89 days)

Major teams England, Lancashire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Relation Brother - JT Tyldesley

George Ernest Tyldesley
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 14 20 2 990 122 55.00 3 6 2 2 0
First-class 648 961 106 38874 256* 45.46 102 191 296 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 14 1 3 2 0 - - - 4.00 - 0 0 0
First-class 648 421 346 6 3/33 57.66 4.93 70.1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v Australia at Nottingham, May 28-30, 1921 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Melbourne, Mar 8-16, 1929 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1909 - 1936
Profile

Ernest Tyldesley, the former Lancashire and England batsman and a member of the well-known Lancashire cricketing family, died at his home at Rhos-on-Sea, North Wales, on May 5, at the age of 73. Though never one of the giants of the game and rarely aspiring to brilliance of style, he established himself - especially during the 1920s-as one of the pillars of Lancashire cricket, so that his final total of runs and centuries in first-class cricket has remained unsurpassed by any Lancashire player.

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Ernest Tyldesley

Ernest Tyldesley

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1920

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Kent at Derby - May 22-25
Kent won by 7 wickets
Glamorgan v Essex at Cardiff - May 22-25
Glamorgan 260 & 386/8d Essex 313 & 80/4 (38 ov, target 334)
Gloucs v Northants at Bristol - May 22-25
Northants 176 & 366/7 (107.4 ov) Gloucs 418
Hampshire v Notts at Southampton - May 22-25
Hampshire 270 & 223/9d Notts 189 & 203/5 (52 ov, target 305)
Middlesex v Somerset at Lord's - May 22-25
Somerset 376 & 201/7 (61.2 ov) Middlesex 423
Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham - May 22-25
Durham won by 4 wickets
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