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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

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Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1920

Country Fixtures Country Results
Leics v Kent at Leicester - Jul 5-8
Leics 159 & 110/9 (45.2 ov) Kent 210
Notts v Middlesex at Nottingham - Jul 5-8
Middlesex 374 Notts 180/4 (60 ov)
Somerset v Sussex at Taunton - Jul 5-8
Sussex 208 Somerset 176/4 (53 ov)
Warwickshire v Yorkshire at Birmingham - Jul 5-8
Yorkshire 213 & 125/1 (42 ov) Warwickshire 69
Derbyshire v Glamorgan at Chesterfield - Jul 6-9
Glamorgan 167/3 (32 ov)
Lancashire v Essex at Manchester - Jul 6-9
Lancashire 96/4 (25.4 ov)
Worcs v Hampshire at Worcester - Jul 6-9
Worcs 228/5 (79 ov)
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