Herbert Sutcliffe      

Full name Herbert Sutcliffe

Born November 24, 1894, Summerbridge, Harrogate, Yorkshire

Died January 22, 1978, Cross Hills, Yorkshire (aged 83 years 59 days)

Major teams England, Maharaj Kumar of Vizianagram's XI, Yorkshire

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Herbert Sutcliffe
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 54 84 9 4555 194 60.73 16 23 6 23 0
First-class 754 1098 124 50670 313 52.02 151 230 474 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 754 993 563 14 3/15 40.21 3.40 70.9 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut England v South Africa at Birmingham, Jun 14-17, 1924 scorecard
Last Test England v South Africa at Lord's, Jun 29-Jul 2, 1935 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1919 - 1945
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Wisden obituary
Herbert Sutcliffe was one of the great cricketers and he brought to cricket as to all his undertakings an assurance and capacity for concentration that positively commanded success. His technical talent matched his character and his achievements were therefore on the highest plane.

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Herbert Sutcliffe

Herbert Sutcliffe

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Mar 16, 2004

Herbert Sutcliffe

Herbert Sutcliffe

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1942

Herbert Sutcliffe in action

Herbert Sutcliffe in action

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Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1920

Country Fixtures Country Results
Durham v Warwickshire at Chester-le-Street - Aug 23-26
Durham 207 Warwickshire 344/7 (116 ov)
Glamorgan v Sussex at Cardiff - Aug 23-26
Glamorgan 252 & 149/2 (45.3 ov) Sussex 283
Gloucs v Kent at Bristol - Aug 23-26
Gloucs 221 & 34/4 (16.3 ov) Kent 533/6d
Leics v Essex at Leicester - Aug 23-25
Essex won by an innings and 10 runs
Somerset v Hampshire at Taunton - Aug 23-26
Hampshire 338 Somerset 534/7 (134 ov)
Surrey v Lancashire at The Oval - Aug 23-26
Lancashire 287 & 203/8 (63 ov) Surrey 480
Worcs v Northants at Worcester - Aug 23-26
Northants 551 Worcs 195/3 (57.2 ov)
Yorkshire v Notts at Scarborough - Aug 23-26
Yorkshire 282 & 263/4d Notts 94 & 61/3 (23 ov, target 452)
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