West Indies tour of England 1950

England v West Indies, 1950

Those two little tormentors of mine

When all that could go wrong for England did, against West Indies in the summer of 1950

January 1990

Ramadhin and Valentine - little friends of mine

John Arlott looks back 40 years to the powerful West Indian tourists of 1950

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West Indies in England 1950

In the summer of 1950 West Indies cricket firmly established itself

Statistics

West Indies in England Test Series, 1950

West Indies tour of England, Apr-Sep 1950

Test matches

Frank Worrell (left) and Everton Weekes walk out to bat
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Frank Worrell goes on the attack on his way to a double-hundred
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Tour Results
HDG LG XI v West Indians at Scarborough - Sep 9-12, 1950
Match drawn
Minor C v West Indians at Lakenham - Sep 6-8, 1950
West Indians won by an innings and 7 runs
South v West Indians at Hastings - Sep 2-5, 1950
Match drawn
Kent v West Indians at Canterbury - Aug 30-Sep 1, 1950
West Indians won by 222 runs
Middlesex v West Indians at Lord's - Aug 26-29, 1950
Match drawn
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