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Henry Wood      

Full name Henry Wood

Born December 14, 1853, Dartford, Kent

Died April 30, 1919, Waddon, Surrey (aged 65 years 137 days)

Major teams England, Kent, Surrey

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast (roundarm)

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 4 4 1 204 134* 68.00 1 1 0 2 1
First-class 316 422 96 5523 134* 16.94 1 17 556 118
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 316 65 42 0 - - - 3.87 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 13-14, 1888 scorecard
Last Test South Africa v England at Cape Town, Mar 19-22, 1892 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1876-1900
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Oct 1, 1888

The first MCC side to tour South Africa under the management of Major Wharton  1888-89. Standing: BAF Grieve, AC Skinner, AJ Fothergill, JM Read, R Abel. Sitting: CA Smith, Major Warton, The Hon. CJ Coventry, JEP McMaster, MP Bowden. Front:  JH Roberts, H Wood. Insets: J. Briggs, G Ulyett, F Hearne.

The first MCC side to tour South Africa 1888-89

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1891

Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Investec Test: England v India at Nottingham - Jul 9-13
India 457 England 352/9
North Division: Leics v Lancashire at Leicester - Jul 11
Lancashire won by 18 runs
South Division: Somerset v Gloucs at Taunton - Jul 11
Somerset won by 7 runs
North Division: Northants v Derbyshire at Northampton - Jul 11
Northants won by 4 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
South Division: Surrey v Glamorgan at The Oval - Jul 11
Glamorgan won by 4 runs
North Division: Warwickshire v Worcs at Birmingham - Jul 11
Warwickshire won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
South Division: Sussex v Kent at Hove - Jul 11
Kent 149/9 Sussex 127/7 (18.2/20 ov)
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