Full name John Robert Wood
Born April 11, 1865, Newcastle, New South Wales
Died February 14, 1928, Putney, London, England (aged 62 years 309 days)
Major teams New South Wales
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
|First-class span||1887/88 - 1887/88|
Quite a few of England's players over the years have been born outside England. Do you know where?
Also: the most runs and wickets after 30 Tests, and when England's batting and bowling record-holders played together
What makes this innocuous-seeming bowler so difficult to handle?
There's currency in the idea that a captain's failure with the bat dulls his decision-making powers and creates a destructive atmosphere in the dressing room