Arthur Haygarth (4 August 1825 – 1 May 1903) was a noted amateur cricketer who became one of cricket's most significant historians.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of 11 players each on a field at the centre of which is a rectangular 22-yard-long pitch.
Cricket is a multi-faceted sport with multiple formats, depending on the standard of play, the desired level of formality, and the time available.
James (aka John) Beeston (born 17 September 1778 in London; date of death unknown) was an English professional cricketer who made 24 known appearances in major cricket matches from 1794 to 1808.
Middlesex county cricket teams have been traced back to the 18th century but the county's involvement in cricket goes back much further than that.