Decade Review 2009

Tyrell Johnson      

Full name Tyrell Fabian Johnson

Born January 10, 1917, Tunapuna, Trinidad

Died April 5, 1985, Couva, Trinidad (aged 68 years 85 days)

Major teams West Indies, Trinidad

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast

Tyrell Fabian Johnson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 1 1 1 9 9* - 0 0 0 1 0
First-class 18 21 11 90 27 9.00 0 0 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 2 240 129 3 2/53 3/129 43.00 3.22 80.0 0 0 0
First-class 18 2846 1075 50 6/41 21.50 2.26 56.9 1 0
Career statistics
Only Test England v West Indies at The Oval, Aug 19-22, 1939 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1935-1939
Profile

Left-arm pace bowler Tyrell Johnson played in only one match for West Indies, at The Oval in 1939, but it was enough for him to join the select list of bowlers who have taken a wicket with their first ball in Tests. England opener Walter Keeton played on to his first delivery, and he also caught and bowled Len Hutton, but the war wrecked his chances of any more caps.
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